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Old 02-22-2020, 08:08 AM   #1
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Resident Evil 3 remake coming April

I knew after the success of the awesome RE 2 remake, we are getting 3 remade.
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Old 02-23-2020, 12:03 AM   #2
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I'm pretty sure the plan was always to remake everything up to 4 at least.

I'm intrigued but I have never been great at these games. More of a Silent Hill guy, at least in practice. I like the whole idea of RE but I am not good at resource management. I've started RE0 a few times because I insist on playing the series in storyline order but I always screw myself somehow.
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Old 02-23-2020, 03:11 AM   #3
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Yeah, this just means the wife will own the living room for a month or so.
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Old 02-23-2020, 03:23 AM   #4
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Haha, for months I had to wait for mine to be done for the day with Red Dead 2 before I was allowed to play anything. I feel you, boss.
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Old 02-23-2020, 03:26 AM   #5
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Haha, for months I had to wait for mine to be done for the day with Red Dead 2 before I was allowed to play anything. I feel you, boss.
Dude, my wife is STILL owning the living room with Red Dead 2. Like, even tonight.

Which is fine, because I'm busy, but shesus.
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Old 02-23-2020, 03:32 AM   #6
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It's apparently really great.

I, er... still gotta play the first one.

To give you some idea of what kind of ridiculous people we are, I literally just started Shenmue for the First Time Ever, and we're planning on buying a Wii U next week. No, I'm not kidding.
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Old 02-23-2020, 03:42 AM   #7
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It's apparently really great.

I, er... still gotta play the first one.
Apparently you should play the second one first... the first one is a sequel to it, in the story.

I dunno... I want to play it, though I almost feel like I've already played it 1,000 times just by watching her play it.

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To give you some idea of what kind of ridiculous people we are, I literally just started Shenmue for the First Time Ever, and we're planning on buying a Wii U next week. No, I'm not kidding.
Buying a Wii U wasn't a bad investment on my part. Lots of Zelda games there you can't get anywhere else.
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Old 02-23-2020, 03:53 AM   #8
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I'm aware of the Red Dead story order, but many people still swear that it pays to play it in release order simply because 1. The second game is simply better than the first, and 2. Many of the story beats in the second game only hit a certain intended way if the player has played the first game and knows what's being foreshadowed.

My plan is to one day first play them in release order, then later in story order. Sadly I'm not "allowed" to touch RDR2 until she's "done" with it, though.

And yeah, I actually have a list of about twenty Wii U games I want, and that's enough to justify a purchase for me, especially since stores are pretty much just giving them away now. We were kicking around ideas for picking up a "new old" console when we got paid next, and that won out over a Dreamcast. Mostly because I can still go right to a store and buy almost all the games I want for it without having to go online.

Y'know what else I need, is a region-free PS2. One that actually plays discs, not one that's modded for emulators and such. But apparently that's gotten tough to find. Because I've needed a new PS2 for over ten years and I seriously missed a lot of Japanese wrestling games I simply must have.

Clearly my priorities are awesome.
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Old 02-24-2020, 03:11 AM   #9
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Who saw the trailers?
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Old 02-24-2020, 08:38 AM   #10
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Apparently you should play the second one first... the first one is a sequel to it, in the story.

I dunno... I want to play it, though I almost feel like I've already played it 1,000 times just by watching her play
Someone said something similar the other day, and the person they were talking to replied by going into the tactile feel of a game and the way you just can't appreciate or recognize quality of life type improvements to a game until you actually get your hands on it. Then you become truly immersed.

Thought it was an interesting point.
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Old 02-26-2020, 06:14 AM   #11
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Who wants a remake of RE Code Veronica next?
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Old 02-26-2020, 08:56 PM   #12
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Certainly feels like it's well overdue.

Also, what'd I miss?
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Got my game, here we go.
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