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While I love my PC.. after sitting in front of my work PC for 9+ hours a day I just don't feel like going home and sitting at a desk lately. So I've started playing the 360 more. So what are some good (relatively cheap) 360 games that play similar to DMC4 and Darksiders. I'm playing Dante's Inferno right now and it's pretty fun. Was the new Castlevania any good? How about FF XIII?
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Ninety Night Nights was quite fun. I picked up Bullet Witch and Bayonetta recently too, which look a bit similar, but haven't had the chance to play them yet (BC2 has got it's teeth into me ATM).

I didn't really like FFXIII... it's a shallow (but pretty) shadow of what FF games used to be. frown.gif
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Please tell me you've heard of Bayonetta!

It's very similar to DMC4 but I would say its smoother + faster and overall the best game in the genre. Luckily the Xbox version doesn't have any of the flaws that the ps3 version has (slow load times, frame rate drops, etc).

Vanquish is also a very good game, not exactly in the same style since it's a shooter but a really good action game nontheless.

I wouldn't bother with FFXIII unless you are a FF fan to begin with. Even then it's not highly recommended.
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FFXIII is ok, it just takes ages to get to the best of the game.

Bayonetta is very good, but the story is forgettable and it's very camp.

Golden Axe: Beast Rider is pretty cheap, worth a play, Conan is ok too. Neither are great, Golden Axe got slated (though I thought it was ok) but they're both very much playable.

There's also the Samurai Warriors/Dynasty Warriors games, though I think they're terrible personally. The gameplay feels so outdated. 99 Nights is better.

Not forgetting Ninja Gaiden 2 either, or Kingdom Under Fire.
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post #5 of 18
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Ninja Gaiden on the xbox was my favorite game.. I heard not to waste my money on NG2 though so I haven't picked it up yet.

I'll check out Bayonetta.. Any comments on the new Castlevania?
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post #6 of 18
Try Dynasty Warriors 5, also someone recommended Nighty Nine Night's I would have to agree with that suggestion, also try that Sequel that came out for it as well.
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Mafia I and II, I bought them both recently and the stories are great.

I'm just using 'em as training until LA Noire comes to PC, but I'm really enjoying them. They run on the GTAIV engine so graphics are definately not sub-par.
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like DMC4: bayonetta.
also, god of war 3, its combat oriented like DMC, its slightly different, but its a great game.

castelvania (from what i played) its very good, im going to pick it up soon.

RED DEAD REDEMPTION, great great game, its more or less a gta in the west, but is very good.

L.A. Noir.
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post #9 of 18
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I looked at Bayonetta and Ninety Night Nights. I'll probably pick them up as well as NG2 and Castlevania. That should definitely keep me busy for a while.
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post #10 of 18
I was a big FF fan years ago, recently picked up a 360 and ff XIII, it wasn't really interesting. I'm going to +1 for Vanquish there is a demo on XBL for it. Crackdown is a bit fun as well and its pretty cheap.
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