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Originally Posted by dioxholster View Post

Their games always look like crap visually. Never was impressed by their graphics.

What? COH still looks good and Warhammer 40k II is good looking... Metro arguably looks as good or better then Crysis,
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Simple, they know how to make a game. Sure, it might not appeal to you, but there's a huge market out there for that. It's the market that has money. Sorry to say but saints row the third is about one of the worst games I've played. The movement dynamics are incredibly bad, it's like none of them have walked/ran/drove anything in their life.
How do you expect that to sell? Your main competitor is GTA, although clearly they;ve chosen the arcade all out fun route. That's fine, just make the movement believable. I don't know what planet they're on.

i dont think "believable" was an adjective used once in the design document for saints row 3.
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Their games always look like crap visually. Never was impressed by their graphics.

Relic is a THQ owned studio and they make the best looking RTS's in the industry.

As people here have already said, it sucks to hear people losing their jobs just before Christmas.
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Not before I get Darksiders II they don't!
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MX Unleashed looked good for a PS2 game. biggrin.gif Not relevant nowadays though.
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Why do people keep talking about Christmas and losing your job? Screw Christmas, it sucks losing your job anytime. Especially when it's a job I would assume they love, being that they are dealing with games on a daily basis and not a hog farm or something.
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MX Unleashed looked good for a PS2 game. biggrin.gif Not relevant nowadays though.

Absolutely biggrin.gif
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THQ is the publisher of Metro: Last Light. I have had it on my Steam wishlist for months now. Metro 2033 wasn't perfect, but it sure is a memorable game that sucessfully creates atmosphere. It's a game that stands out in many areas and it has kind of a cult following that is anticipating the release of the sequel.
I hope the guys who were fired get a job soon. They weren't all fired though, THQ continues smile.gif.

Metro was one of those games that I think few really appreciated. It was teeming with philosophy and drastically different views on the flow of life. It gave us a glimpse of what could be, what is and what can be. I'd compare it's depth to Silent Hill 2's. I decided to hunt down the books after playing and I will say they did an excellent job of turning a book into a game.

Definitely deserving on the following it received. Can't wait for the second game.
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post #29 of 56
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Not before I get Darksiders II they don't!

There's 4 Horsemen I believe so not before Darksiders IV please! + i'm really looking forward to DOW III.

Hope those who lost their jobs easily get new ones.
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There's 4 Horsemen I believe so not before Darksiders IV please! + i'm really looking forward to DOW III.
Hope those who lost their jobs easily get new ones.

Well, I think Famine and Pestilence would be rather lame protagonists... The first games was pretty good. I enjoyed it and the second has me interested.

As for DoW 3, yes please.
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