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"The Hitman games of the past have been very hardcore," insisted Blystad. "Even though the fantasy of the Hitman universe has a very universal appeal, the games have been so difficult to play, that it's been more of an acquired taste.
*sigh*

I give up.

Everyone just whines about hard games. Just slap it on an easier difficulty, and quit whining; I don't care if your ego is hurt, its this cancerous HAVE IT EASY audience that are killing games. All games are just going to eventually turn into generic simplistic experiences.

There are exceptions, but mostly from small studious. (Exceptions like that crazy-ass time travelling RTS game)

EDIT: I completed Hitman: C47 when I was like 8, on hardest. Needless to say, it took me a helluva while. But when I did, I got a HUGE sense of achievement. When in fact I'd merely wasted about 2-3 weeks of free time.
Edited by Perdition64 - 5/28/11 at 11:55am
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post #2 of 82
F5 F5 F5.... I know you're doing it.

With regards to the article, I'm baffled at the "difficulty" they speak of. Awesome series.

P.S don't forget to F5
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This picture...is very relevant




Well that's yet another franchise gone to crap. Rainbow Six, Ghost Recon, Splinter Cell, Dragon Age, Deus Ex now Hitman? (sigh)
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More accessible = watered-down for the mainstream
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I knew it.
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I am so tired of this accessible crap. It started with all this achievement bull****.



I don't think we will ever get back to the golden age of gaming from the mid 90s to really really early 2000s.

I blame the console players.
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The only company that's keeping us non derped is CDProjekt with the Witcher games.

I would also like to state if I ever have kids, I will beat them with a frying pan if they turn to like these watered down games
Don't blame the sad souls who own the consoles, blame the people that made them. And the fact they haven't made any new ones yet
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Woah woah woah. Due to be released next year?

So the June 6th rumors were false? sadfaic
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Originally Posted by SpykeZ View Post
This picture...is very relevant




Well that's yet another franchise gone to crap. Rainbow Six, Ghost Recon, Splinter Cell, Dragon Age, Deus Ex now Hitman? (sigh)
OH GAWD!
Priceless!
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Originally Posted by N3G4T1v3 View Post
ESPECIALLY REGEN HEALTH
Duke Noob'em Forever has it
WHY are games meant for idiots?

Developers should get a taste of I Wanna Be The Guy...
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Originally Posted by Ecchi-BANZAII!!! View Post

Duke Noob'em Forever has it
WHY are games meant for idiots?

Developers should get a taste of I Wanna Be The Guy...
Just saw that now as well, made my inner child cry
My question is why Developers think gamers are idiots!?
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Video games are turning into daytime television when we were all watching Showtime Originals.
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