Currently Playing in 2018....

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by Jamo3103 » Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:39 pm

Simpsons Hit and Run (Xbox)

Felt like a change from modern Gaming so I decided to start this, I played a little of it years back (which I liked) but I thought I'd have a go at playing through it. So far I'm a decent way in and I'm really enjoying it, it looks surprisingly nice for a 15 year old 3D game and the gameplay is lovely and smooth. It's a little simplistic, mission structures are generally very basic and so far not particularly difficult but it is entertaining enough and has some great call backs to the show.

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PostRe: Currently Playing in 2018....
by Vermilion » Tue Mar 13, 2018 2:22 pm

Playing a mixture now of F1 2017 Online, and CoD: WWII

The latter meaning more action for your friendly neighbourhood shovel slayer...


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by Robbo-92 » Tue Mar 13, 2018 4:11 pm

I've been playing some more F1 2017 as well, trying to carry on with my career till I've got all the efficiency upgrades so I can blast through the car development although I still need another 3300 resource points. May as well write season 2 off as well! its loads better just doing a random 50% race really, love jumping in the Ferrari and starting from the back to see where I can get to.

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by Ironhide » Tue Mar 13, 2018 5:29 pm

Vermilion wrote:Playing a mixture now of F1 2017 Online, and CoD: WWII

The latter meaning more action for your friendly neighbourhood shovel slayer...



:lol:

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by Jazzem » Tue Mar 13, 2018 5:46 pm

Jamo3103 wrote:Simpsons Hit and Run (Xbox)

Felt like a change from modern Gaming so I decided to start this, I played a little of it years back (which I liked) but I thought I'd have a go at playing through it. So far I'm a decent way in and I'm really enjoying it, it looks surprisingly nice for a 15 year old 3D game and the gameplay is lovely and smooth. It's a little simplistic, mission structures are generally very basic and so far not particularly difficult but it is entertaining enough and has some great call backs to the show.


It's that fun type of licensed game where you can tell the people who made it adore the source material. I'd love to revisit it sometime, apparently runs pretty well in Dolphin

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by imbusydoctorwho » Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:30 pm

Been giving Metal Gear Survive a go and I'm a few hours in so far and it's actually pretty decent, Metal Gear it ain't but it's a fun if slightly annoying survival game.

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by JediDragon05 » Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:23 pm

The Order 1886

Opening doors QTE style.

Riveting stuff.

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by Vermilion » Thu Mar 15, 2018 2:33 pm

Cities Skylines has been updated to version 3.00, and with it is a free piece of DLC called Match Day which among with a couple of other extras, brings with it a fully functioning footie stadium!



The update also seems to have fixed some of the stuttering/crashing issues which were affecting larger cities too.

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by Brerlappin » Thu Mar 15, 2018 2:55 pm

Vermintide 2

Awesome L4D inspired co-op Rat slaying simulator. Graphics are beautiful, combat is great fun, and the maps are all incredibly detailed and varied. Love the characters and even tho i dont know anything about the Warhammer world, the lore and worldbuilding in the game really makes me want to read up bout it

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by Tafdolphin » Thu Mar 15, 2018 3:17 pm

Still FFXV. I'm in deep now; spent last night watching the anime and movie. Both were pretty, pretty bad but the movie earns extra points for being set in a completely different fictional universe. Apparently.

The game is still fun though, even if the main quest has dissolved into multiple fetch quests.

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by Hime » Thu Mar 15, 2018 3:43 pm

Single player games I'm still working through Night in the Woods and Dishonoured 2. I'm hoping they end pretty soon, I've fallen off NitW pretty hard after initially really enjoying it. The main character has become very annoying and bits of the story are a bit try hard. Dishonoured 2 is great but I hate the clock work soldiers and unfortunately they have returned. I know it makes games a bit easy but I wish there was a way to mark targets as it's a bit trial and error.

Online I'm still obsessed with CoD:WW2. I have a few games I'd like to play and didnt want to get too into this but I'm almost at my first prestige.

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by Photek » Thu Mar 15, 2018 4:33 pm

I'm in that clockwork mansion in Dishonored 2 and it's REALLY hard to work out where to go... I boot it up, get lost then not play it for a week and do the same thing again.

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by DarkRula » Thu Mar 15, 2018 6:23 pm

Finished Dragon Quest Builders' main story ready for Kirby tomorrow. That ending fight is great. Would probably have found it easier if I wasn't in handheld mode as its completely awkward to use the stick and d-pad at the same time with one hand.
Definitely a great one, and I'm ready for the second later in the year.

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PostRe: Currently Playing in 2018....
by Vermilion » Thu Mar 15, 2018 7:14 pm

The Irish have taken over Call of Duty, literally...



I think i'm gonna need a bigger shovel.

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by Squinty » Thu Mar 15, 2018 7:17 pm

Assassin's Creed Syndicate is actually really good. They really learned from their mistakes. The series has been a bit hit and miss since 3. I'm eager to play Origins now.

As an aside, Evie might be the best main character of the series. She's fantastic. Her brother is a sarcastic dick though.

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by Death's Head » Thu Mar 15, 2018 7:20 pm

Just Cause 3 (PS4). Not enjoying it very much due to the regular and lengthy loading times. Does anyone have this on the PC and can comment whether the loading is the same?

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by Hime » Thu Mar 15, 2018 8:21 pm

Photek wrote:I'm in that clockwork mansion in Dishonored 2 and it's REALLY hard to work out where to go... I boot it up, get lost then not play it for a week and do the same thing again.

I thought the cloxkwork mansion was a nice idea but there were only a couple of occasions I found the clockwork bit more than just a novelty. I really want to love the game as there is so much about it that is fantastic but it can be so inconsistent with how enemies spot you it's infruriating. All my favourite moments have been in the little towns with multiple pathways.

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by Photek » Thu Mar 15, 2018 8:22 pm

Squinty wrote:Assassin's Creed Syndicate is actually really good. They really learned from their mistakes. The series has been a bit hit and miss since 3. I'm eager to play Origins now.

As an aside, Evie might be the best main character of the series. She's fantastic. Her brother is a sarcastic dick though.

Yeah I’d love the option to just play as Evie, that said Origins is MILES better.

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by Squinty » Thu Mar 15, 2018 8:26 pm

Photek wrote:
Squinty wrote:Assassin's Creed Syndicate is actually really good. They really learned from their mistakes. The series has been a bit hit and miss since 3. I'm eager to play Origins now.

As an aside, Evie might be the best main character of the series. She's fantastic. Her brother is a sarcastic dick though.

Yeah I’d love the option to just play as Evie, that said Origins is MILES better.


It's set in Egypt isn't it? I love that time period.

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by Photek » Thu Mar 15, 2018 8:29 pm

Squinty wrote:
Photek wrote:
Squinty wrote:Assassin's Creed Syndicate is actually really good. They really learned from their mistakes. The series has been a bit hit and miss since 3. I'm eager to play Origins now.

As an aside, Evie might be the best main character of the series. She's fantastic. Her brother is a sarcastic dick though.

Yeah I’d love the option to just play as Evie, that said Origins is MILES better.


It's set in Egypt isn't it? I love that time period.

Yep (you can see a pyramid in my gameecard) Interestingly enough I didn’t, but I do now.

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