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Postby SleepyChimera » Thu Mar 16, 2017 8:00 am

Extell wrote:Source of the post
SleepyChimera wrote:Source of the post Just stumbled across this image today. So much nostalgia.


"Stumbled" upon it... yea... that is a good way to describe me sending you that picture this morning... ;P

Ha I forgot I even showed you this forum. Shush. And having it shown to me while I'm still groggy in the morning counts as stumbling.
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Postby SleepyChimera » Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:13 am

As I've played more and more -- if I remove nostalgia from the equation -- BotW MIGHT actually have a chance of beating out OoT on my all-time favorites list.
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Postby Tyler » Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:40 am

SleepyChimera wrote:As I've played more and more -- if I remove nostalgia from the equation -- BotW MIGHT actually have a chance of beating out OoT on my all-time favorites list.

Recency basis vs nostalgia.

When can a verdict be made? After you beat BotW and replay OoT?
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Postby SleepyChimera » Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:45 am

Tyler wrote:Source of the post
SleepyChimera wrote:As I've played more and more -- if I remove nostalgia from the equation -- BotW MIGHT actually have a chance of beating out OoT on my all-time favorites list.

Recency basis vs nostalgia.

When can a verdict be made? After you beat BotW and replay OoT?

Probably after I beat BotW. I have OoT pretty memorized.
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Postby kyle » Mon Mar 20, 2017 4:30 pm

SleepyChimera wrote:Source of the post As I've played more and more -- if I remove nostalgia from the equation -- BotW MIGHT actually have a chance of beating out OoT on my all-time favorites list.

Exactly what I said! Although after beating it I'm going to place BOTW as second best Zelda game on my list. Don't get me wrong, it is an amazing game in all aspects, but I still feel OoT has the edge. But not by much!
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Postby SleepyChimera » Tue Mar 21, 2017 8:06 am

kyle wrote:Source of the post
SleepyChimera wrote:Source of the post As I've played more and more -- if I remove nostalgia from the equation -- BotW MIGHT actually have a chance of beating out OoT on my all-time favorites list.

Exactly what I said! Although after beating it I'm going to place BOTW as second best Zelda game on my list. Don't get me wrong, it is an amazing game in all aspects, but I still feel OoT has the edge. But not by much!

Holy crap you beat it already?
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Postby kyle » Tue Mar 21, 2017 9:12 am

SleepyChimera wrote:Source of the post
kyle wrote:Source of the post
SleepyChimera wrote:Source of the post As I've played more and more -- if I remove nostalgia from the equation -- BotW MIGHT actually have a chance of beating out OoT on my all-time favorites list.

Exactly what I said! Although after beating it I'm going to place BOTW as second best Zelda game on my list. Don't get me wrong, it is an amazing game in all aspects, but I still feel OoT has the edge. But not by much!

Holy crap you beat it already?

Well I mean, the main story line yes. I already have about 65 hours in the game as well ;)

Now I will take a short break from the game before going back to 100% it (Besides the korok seeds...dear god 900 of them is TOO MANY)
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Postby Donomoto » Tue Mar 21, 2017 9:48 am

SleepyChimera wrote:Holy crap you beat it already?


I mean... At least 3 people have already beaten the game in less than an hour. So... yeah.
http://www.polygon.com/2017/3/12/149007 ... rld-record
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Postby Tyler » Tue Mar 21, 2017 10:16 am

Donomoto wrote:Source of the post I mean... At least 3 people have already beaten the game in less than an hour. So... yeah.
http://www.polygon.com/2017/3/12/149007 ... rld-record

I think speed running linear games like original Mario is interesting, but speed running an RPG doesn't sound very fun or challenging.
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Postby SleepyChimera » Tue Mar 21, 2017 10:57 am

I get the interest of speed running but I could never do it. It feels like a punch in the face to the developers who spend so much time on the smallest of details. I am a firm believer of admiring all the finer details of the game. I've very much an immersion player.
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Postby Tyler » Tue Mar 21, 2017 11:06 am

SleepyChimera wrote:Source of the post I've very much an immersion player.

Someone needs VR
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Postby SleepyChimera » Tue Mar 21, 2017 12:20 pm

Tyler wrote:Source of the post
SleepyChimera wrote:Source of the post I've very much an immersion player.

Someone needs VR

If I didn't have adult responsibilities, yes.
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Postby Extell » Fri Mar 24, 2017 8:24 am

*snicker* SleepyChimera != adult sized.
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Postby Tyler » Fri Apr 14, 2017 8:11 am

Sleepy, Salvo, and Tylersucks
You all three still playing?
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Postby SleepyChimera » Fri Apr 14, 2017 8:19 am

Tyler wrote:Source of the post You all three still playing?

Yup. I have 60+ hours in. I have been taking my time. I have 3/4 of the main "dungeons" (that I am aware of) done, and I'm exploring and doing side quests and things like that before my 4th one. I don't want to feel rushed to go defeat the big baddie before I get to experience some more things in the world. Plus I still have two whole regions to unlock and explore. Expect a good play time Apr 22-23 as it's my first full weekend completely off in ages. I'll finally be done with H&R Block.

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Postby Extell » Fri Apr 14, 2017 1:38 pm

SleepyChimera wrote:I still audibly squeal and make frantic noises when trying to run away from Guardians...


Take it from someone that has heard said squeal... it's quite cute.
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Postby Tyler » Tue Jun 27, 2017 11:27 am

Is anyone still playing?
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Postby SleepyChimera » Tue Jun 27, 2017 2:05 pm

Tyler wrote:Source of the post Is anyone still playing?

I tried to type no, but I couldn't even lie about it on the computer. I might have just pre-ordered 3 of the 4 Champion Amiibos........ that aren't released until Dec 30th... Would have had all 4 but Mipha was sold out in like.... minutes. Which sucks. I liked her a lot... which is why everyone else bought her too I'm sure. Plus her perk in-game is badass so I can only imagine her amiibo-perks would be as well.
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Postby Tyler » Tue Jun 27, 2017 2:21 pm

SleepyChimera wrote:Source of the post I tried to type no, but I couldn't even lie about it on the computer.

How many hours do you have logged?
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Postby itscsalvo » Tue Jun 27, 2017 2:36 pm

I still play. Was able to successfully get the champion 4 pack from game stop before they sold out. Also got the Majora's Mask link, but unable to get twilight and skyward links.

The game is still incredibly fun and there's still so much to do.

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