r/gaming 13d ago

Ladies and gentlemen, gaming

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u/parsa45 PC 13d ago

Red Dead Redemption 2: 8.6

Resident Evil Village: 8.5

Peppa Pig: 8.8

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u/retarded-squid 13d ago

Soda drinker pro: 8.6

Therefore just as good as rdr2

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u/LanceGardner 13d ago

If you are looking for a soda drinking gaming experience, then yes, probably.

More people happen to be looking for a cowboy experience but there's no reason the soda drinking game should be penalised unfairly.

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u/free_farts 13d ago

penalized

I'm so fucking immature that that word still cracks me up from time to time.

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u/Arbitrary_Pseudonym 13d ago

It took me a few moments before my brain could regress to that level. Impressive.

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u/gelinrefira 13d ago

Does our fellow hominid species, Homo Erectus also cracks you up?

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u/free_farts 13d ago

Sounds like it would be a lit gay porno

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u/spooderfbi 13d ago

tho god of war is unbeatable with a 9.2. Even peppa cannot handle kratos.

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u/white_android 13d ago

I wonder what would happen if...

No no no...

But a Peptos?

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u/silentrawr 13d ago

That's fucked up.

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u/SimpoKaiba 13d ago

Peppa would end Kratos, what are you even talking about

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u/ThunderinSkyFucc 13d ago

Wait. How is Red Dead 2 only an 8.6? I'd say at least a 9, I've never heard anything but praise and they check just about every box imaginable in that game. One of those "This is an example of what games should be." Which is exceedingly rare the last 5 or 6 years.

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u/PurgeTheseDays 13d ago edited 13d ago

Wait. How is Red Dead 2 only an 8.6? I'd say at least a 9

This has me rolling. At the end of the day, what on earth does a .4 point difference on Metacritic make?

Edit: I know some scummy publishers use metacritic scores to determine bonuses. But to a regular person, being confused by a .4 point difference is kind of ridiculous.

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u/MagiicGuy 13d ago

Well obviously beating Peppa Pig vs. not beating Peppa Pig

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u/thunfremlinc 13d ago

I’ve certainly heard it’s a walking simulator and very much on rails.

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u/Ethesen 13d ago

Yes, it's open world, but the missions themselves couldn't be more linear. There is a mission in which you have to sneak into a factory and the game forces you to restart if you go through the window!

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u/LingonberryOk9330 13d ago

Yeah, I love RDR2, but it's odd how open and detailed the world is, but all missions are more linear than GTA 3.

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u/Andreslamantis 13d ago

That window shit sounds infuriatingly linear.

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u/McMaster2000 13d ago

The two missions that annoyed me the most in terms of how little freedom you have to do anything other than what the game tells you to do were 1) The King's Son, where you have to free your friend from a fort but instead of scouting the fort and think of the best way to get him out, you have to follow Charles, walk precisely the way he tells you, stand in the exact spots he points out, to shoot the exact enemies with the exact weapon with zero possibility of being the least bit creative. All so the scripted shootout in the end can happen in the exact way the developers planned.

2) the mission leading up to the island. A sneak mission - nice... I thought, until it became clear that not only do you not have to be careful to not get caught, you're not allowed to put any thought into it at all, because Dutch tells you exactly when to run/duck/hide and the mission fails if you don't do as told. Then, after an extended cutscene on the boat you reach the island and for over a minute (while still in widescreen cutscene mode) you're made to hold down the walk button (with no possibility of walking around freely, only forward and no camera movement). The game almost literally is making you press and hold down the play button of the cutscene...

I absolutely love so many aspects of this game - I've played well over 150 hours of it - but I only started being ok with a lot of the missions when I began to accept that they're basically just interactive cutscenes. I really, really hope with GTA 6 Rockstar will finally go back to basics and learn to write a story that doesn't rely on you having to do every step of the game in the only manner they thought fitting.

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u/Da1Godsend 13d ago

I too, have seen nakey jakeys video about rockstar

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u/Bloodstarvedhunter 13d ago

"walking simulator"? Death Stranding has entered the chat

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u/LauAtagan 13d ago

But death stranding is a walking simulator, doesn't pretend to be anything else.

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u/Devilmay1233 13d ago

Unpopular opinion I like death stranding I a love it's gameplay too.

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u/Bloodstarvedhunter 13d ago

Not unpopular with me, I think the game is a masterpiece, I only said walking simulator just as that is what most people refer to it as, there is so much more to that game it's incredible

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u/Devilmay1233 13d ago

Yeah the gameplay is very relaxing and soothing to me. Walking through the mountain with chill music, balancing your cargo, awesome movie like cutscenes, mysterious world etc was such a breath of fresh from genric fps games especially the br genre. I loved the game and it's mechanics and I think most people never gave it a chance and jumped on the hate bandwagon without playing it much

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u/funkyandros 13d ago

I just bought it because it looks so cool. Then I started playing it. I kept thinking: when I get past the walking part, this game should start getting good.

Next time I'm just going to strap on a backpack, load up on Monster energy drink and, I don't know, really go walking somewhere.

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u/hidden_secret 13d ago

No, not for me.

To me it's a very good story, but the gameplay isn't good enough for me to use it for as long as the game asks us to.

To me, it's among the best games that I'll never replay.

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u/unimaginative2 13d ago

It's an interactive movie. They even have they cinematic mode when traveling on horseback so you get to enjoy the view.

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u/PengwinOnShroom 13d ago

Well the rating includes possible technical issues and there were some at launch on PC especially and also maybe that the game is more cinematic and on rails than more gameplay. Either way for me also a masterpiece really but I can see why some wouldn't be too satisfied with it.

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u/silentrawr 13d ago

Guess I should finally get past my three hours of playtime and finish the damn game at some point?

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u/TheKocsis 13d ago

Its boring and tedious as fuck at places

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u/carreraz 13d ago

Yeah one of my favourite games of all time. I love slow paced games and the western setting.

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u/ContinuumGuy 13d ago

Peppa Pig: The new Cory in the House?

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u/Escapist_person 13d ago

I was wondering and I just watched a few videos from this peppa pig game. Well, looks like a good game for kids with nice visuals and stuff to do. And this game is complete and free from bugs, it doesn't need years of patches. Pretty much deserved user score.

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u/tango421 13d ago

It did what it was supposed to do for its target market, something those below failed.

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u/patchgrabber 13d ago

It's disappointing that doing basically the bare minimum is worthy of a 9, but here we are.

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u/StumpNuts 13d ago

My wife says this to me a lot.

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u/HamsterGutz1 13d ago

When talking about game reviews…right?

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u/Shrave 13d ago

I offer free couple's therapy over Reddit. Just have both of you post your grievances and I'll pick the winner. I have a semi-decent, great track record.

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u/MayhemMessiah 13d ago

It's effective at giving your kid something to do for a few hours while you rest or focus on something else. When you're a parent, the game is worth a 9 on that alone.

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u/BigDisk 13d ago

Anything that has the power to keep a child silent for more than 5 seconds I consider magic.

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u/Playbusch 13d ago

No wonder that kids grow up with iPads in their hands

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u/crotch_fondler 13d ago

It's not the bare minimum, it's actually a pretty amazing cartoon to game adaptation. It looks and sounds exactly like the cartoon.

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u/poopellar 13d ago

That'll do Pig, that'll do.

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u/trezenx 13d ago

And this game is complete and free from bugs, it doesn't need years of patches.

I like how in 2021 this is an achievement in itself

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u/Donttouchmek 13d ago

Yea... that makes me cry from the eyes, and bleed from the heart. This might sound a bit melodramatic,.. and well, it is. I've been binging on Westworld. But still, wtf.

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u/vonmonologue 13d ago

You act like older games weren’t often buggy piles of shit.

One of my favorite games as a kid was space station Silicon Valley. It was impossible to 100% that game because one of the collectibles had no collision detection and couldn’t be picked up. It also wouldn’t launch if you had the n64 expansion pack installed.

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u/ShiraCheshire 13d ago

Exactly. Just because a game doesn't appeal to Reddit gamers doesn't mean it's a bad game. I'm sure it's perfect for the children that make up its target audience.

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u/Jemima_Snuggleduck 13d ago

I mean, literally thousands of gamers bought it at full price for the meme. Crazy tbh.

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u/szanda 13d ago

That game fkn sucks. I bought it on release date for my daughter for the full price, it has like hour and of content, you can't skip things, there is nothing to do. she got bored after three sessions. The good ratings are from the people who are joking and I'm sincerely pissed that someone could make a same mistake as I did based on those ratings.

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u/Zircillius 13d ago

Haven't played it but I feel certain you're telling the truth. Half the 10/10 reviews are in Russian and the others say patently ridiculous shit lol. This one's my favorite:

Before playing this game, my wife was diagnosed with cancer. My only son became crippled and my dog ate chocolate and died. I thought there was nothing good in life until I played this masterpiece.

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u/desran00 13d ago

Can she play Star Dew valley? Maybe skip the kid genre entirely.

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u/redderper 13d ago

Yea the only good kid games I played when I was young was SpongeBob battle for bikini bottom on gamecube, and the Pokémon games if you consider these kid games. Best to stick to the mainstream Nintendo titles like Mario, Zelda etc.

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u/N64Overclocked 13d ago

I mean if your kid isn't speedrunning Mr Krabs Overdoses on Ketamine are they even a gamer?

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u/SurpriseDragon 13d ago

My four year old loves SDV, when a cutscene or reading thing comes up we discuss it together. He only gets 20mins of “phone time” a day so it’s not too much, don’t worry.

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u/BadgerSituation 13d ago

I will worry.

20 minutes a day on Stardew Valley just isn't enough.

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u/Racxie 13d ago

There was a lot of jokes going on before the game was even released; I can admit to making jokes about it too.

But yes, when people leave reviews on a game they haven't played for the sake of a joke is going a bit too far, but it just goes to show how little the score actually matters and it's the actual reviews you need to pay attention to.

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u/rimjobs_forever 13d ago

Games aimed at kids are always trash. When I was a kid the first game that really gripped me was mega man x. I was like 4 or 5. That's still one of the best games ever made. That game didn't pander to kids, it made kids think. It challenged everyone young and old. Then there's donkey Kong country. Same story. I played ocarina of time for the first time when I was like 7. Now we have this genre of "kids games" that are just dumbed down so that kids don't have to think too hard to succeed. Bums me out.

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u/Melankilas 13d ago

Gaming as a whole changed as a whole from these Days. Replayability Was simply done by making it super hard

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u/Dynasty2201 13d ago

A real Peppa Pig review - "It's amazing. £30 for a game that shuts my annoying kid up so I can get some sleep and free time to myself."

No parents gives a shit about the bugs or issues in the game if it has any. They just want some peace and quiet and not have to be a parent every day.

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u/StingerAE 13d ago

If a small kid's game stops working or they lose all their collected stickers or whatever you better fucking believe that is a bug parents care about!

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u/AvalancheMaster 13d ago

To be fair, I am not a parent yet, but I love watching Peppa Pig when babysitting the two kids of a friend family of mine. Peppa Pig is targeted at little kids, but is so enjoyable, I find myself watching it alongside them instead of using the downtime to rest in other ways.

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u/why_are_you_here_yo 13d ago

Exactly. It doesn't give you false promises, it doesn't try to rip you of with more monetisation, no seasonal passes, no extra/premium/ultra editions.

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u/Faustias 13d ago

Yeah but the father pig has alzheimers. He'll always greet you like peppa's new friend.

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u/hectoByte 13d ago

Yeah. From what I've seen, this game would have blown my mind as a 4 year old kid.

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u/Kurohimiko 13d ago

It's almost like Peppa Pig knew what it's target audience wanted and delivered it perfectly.

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u/MAGZine 13d ago

man if call of duty doesn't know it's target audience and expectations now, something has gone terribly wrong.

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u/Mortumee 13d ago

At the end of the day, you still have to deliver.

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u/TheBowlofBeans 13d ago

COD is the Simpsons of video games

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u/Sintinall 13d ago

Simple yet so hard to do. It’s astonishing.

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u/megasean3000 Switch 13d ago

It’s a simple strategy, but quite effective.

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u/13lackcrest 13d ago edited 13d ago

Vote Peppa pig in games award

https://imgur.com/a/Nrp7jzn LETS GOOOO!

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u/MedonSirius 13d ago

Lol imagine Pepps winning game of the year

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u/ruth1ess_one 13d ago

Seems like a pretty gamer thing to do

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u/FilthiestParrot 13d ago

I'm a bit of an expert when it comes to games.

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u/ButtStuffBrad 13d ago

I'm something of a gamer myself

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u/Dinklebop 13d ago

Omg guys are we really doing this

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u/squanch_solo 13d ago

We are.

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u/Donsdeks 13d ago edited 13d ago

"and the winner for best game of the year is:"

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"No?"

"My card just says no."

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u/SirSpegeta 13d ago

Just did it, let’s hope it wins 🤞

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u/Zaungast 13d ago

I have young kids and this is unironically a fun game for them.

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u/stfcfanhazz 13d ago

The ultimate troll. We must.

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u/stfcfanhazz 13d ago

Where can I vote?

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u/Nabilizzat_reddi 13d ago

https://www.thegameawards.com Edit:the secure link command.

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u/squanch_solo 13d ago

Damn it's like they don't want me to vote from my phone.

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u/LoliMaster069 13d ago

WE MUST DO IT.

QUICK! EVERYONE MEME ABOUT IT TO MAKE IT A REALITY!

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u/Nick_Coglistro 13d ago

Boris Johnson approves peppa pig videogame.

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u/therealgodfarter 13d ago

David Cameron surely, no?

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u/Bottles2TheGround 13d ago

Thought it was going to be this https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Piggate

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u/ConcreteL10n 13d ago

The BBC were hesitant to report on that... Even with the Guardian and Independent - the BBC dragged their feet for ages to get on this.

And that's the last shred of admiration I had for them destroyed.

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u/quantum_waffles 13d ago

What's he trying to divert attention from this time?

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u/shorey66 13d ago

Oh god. Did his handlers forget to give him his sedatives or something

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u/Ready_Maybe 13d ago

It needs a hot coffee mod to satisfy Cameron.

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u/Boonlink 13d ago

Good time to start Cyberpunk 2077, it's almost ready for release.

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u/Arihant-Guntiwar 13d ago

Funnily enough, next gen patch is coming early next year

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u/Ifk1995 13d ago

I literally said the same exact thing this time last year lol

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u/yabai90 13d ago

Wtf i just remembered it was released last year with your comment. After almost a year the game is still not fixed...

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u/TheBowlofBeans 13d ago

Flint still doesn't have clean drinking water

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u/AddySims 13d ago

2077 is still 56 years away.

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u/romb124 13d ago

rdr2 vs peppa pig

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u/Randi_Butternubs_3 13d ago

Makes sense to me. If it's a good game, it's a good game regardless of genre.

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u/MyNameIsNitrox PC 13d ago

That feel when an AAA company gets bested by a Peppa Pig game.

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u/Wingsnake 13d ago

I mean, with an 8.8 score it tops almost all games...

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u/SoderXD 13d ago

One thing i think a lot of people don't realise, is that review scores on a game is set based on how well it achieves what it's trying to achieve. It's not based on how good other games are. So really we shouldn't compare review scores at all.

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u/toolsofpwnage PC 13d ago

Can’t wait for digital foundry to do a tech analysis for pepper pig

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u/DerRoger 13d ago

rays need to get traced

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u/CantStopTheTriangle 13d ago

pepper pig

My 4 year old's left eye just started twitching and she spiked her juice box

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u/Shady_Caveman 13d ago

Hit 'em with the hard r, pro gamer move.

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u/bry31089 13d ago

Got peppa pig for my daughter. It’s amazing

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u/beyondglobal 13d ago

sure "for your daughter"

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u/Ollikay 13d ago

Okay!!! My son. He's 24 and going through a phase!

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u/EurOblivion 13d ago

Sure "a phase"

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u/CantStopTheTriangle 13d ago

Is that what the kids are calling the sex offender registry these days?

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u/AnticPosition 13d ago

This took a dark turn, quicker than usual.

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u/GodSpeakToFish 13d ago

How is it dark?

As long as they are registered with the guild then they are free to do as they please.

That's how this works right?

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u/Diezall 13d ago

No, you've got it right. Go enjoy your spoils, friend.

Yea, FBI? You can move in now.

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u/phanijump 13d ago

I though far cry 6 was well received ? Yes, same repetitive formula but I never heard of any game breaking issues with it.

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u/quantum_waffles 13d ago

Seems to have been review bombed by two parties.

Italians for not having Italian localisation.

Alt-right for showing non-hetro characters, e.g. this part of a review

"I am quite tolerant of sexual minorities and quite calmly look at the kissing men, but another important innovation in the game is worth mentioning as a separate point - a huge amount of gayness, lesbianism, all kinds of transgender, transsexual and trans-gay-lesbianism. They directly want to feed you throughout the game. In some places I just wanted to feel sick"

Of the legit bad reviews, it's a lot of people complaining how HD PC graphics uses a shit ton of VRAM, and how frame rate isn't stable

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u/GrizzlyRoundBoi 13d ago

I haven't played the game long but I literally haven't noticed a single 'gay' thing yet? When does the game start to introduce this?

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u/TheAlestormGuy 13d ago

In the area with the two djs there is a few characters, and for one it's one of their plot points. But other than that it's not much tbh

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u/Arihant-Guntiwar 13d ago

Review bombed by italians

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u/trogdor2594 13d ago

Worse, it had canned sauce.

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u/Otomuss 13d ago

I've played Far Cry 6 on release and the amount of bugs was insane. I shot a jelly fish... it dissapeared. I left a mini-helicopter when it was half meter above ground and the mini flew up 15 meters and dropped down immediately after.

Nonetheless I think Far Cry 6 was a decent game in a few aspects. Good gameplay mechanics, good graphics (excluding character faces and emotions) mediocre story that feels detached from itself at times but overall much better experience than overbloated Assassin's Creed games where you get 60-70 hours of repetitive content that just gets boring 1/3 into the game.

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u/atthegame 13d ago

My favorite thing about far cry 6 is that it pushed the price down for far cry 5 so I can play far cry 3 on a new map

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u/D3ATH_Follows_All 13d ago

Bro, far cry 3 was the shit. I'd go back and play it a million times before wasting money on a new version of it.

But... Blood Dragon was AMAZING

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u/throwaway75252837 13d ago

Far Cry 6 is an alright game. It’s just boring as fuck for anyone that’s played Far Cry before.

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u/Monstar132 13d ago

You buy an Ubisoft game, you get an Ubisoft game.

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u/Droll12 13d ago

Well I’d be asking for a refund otherwise

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u/CivilBoy69 13d ago

Is it supposed to b a or an before Ubisoft here. My mind is hurting.

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u/Ximerous 13d ago

Probably because you're sounding it as Youbisoft, so a sounds appropriate. However, if you sound it as ewbisoft/ubisoft, an will sound correct. not sure what's technically correct but I go based off sound not letters.

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u/boonhet 13d ago

English is a second language for me and I slept through language classes because my teachers were even worse than I was, but the ONE thing I do remember from school, is that the a/an difference is indeed based off the sound, not the written first letter. So you're absolutely right that if pronounced like "youbisoft", "a" is appropriate and if you pronounce it in a way that doesn't start with a consonant, "an" is appropriate.

Wikipedia says this about the pronunciation: /ˈjuːbisɒft, -sɔːft/; French: [ybisɔft]

So "a youbisoft game" is pretty much the correct pronunciation.

TL;DR: Your way doesn't just sound right, it's also the correct way.

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u/p75369 13d ago

Just remember that the a/an question is entirely based on pronunciation and not in writing, different accents can change what it should be.

Eg. In Britain "a herb" would be correct because we pronounce the h. In the US "an herb" would be correct because they ignore the h.

So in this case, is the company you-besoft or ooo-besoft?

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u/Storemanager 13d ago

Ubisoft is basically one big asset flip scam nowadays. All their games have the exact same vibe and feel to them.

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u/Punker1234 13d ago

Every time I play far cry or AC. Just enough to be different but I feel live done the same thing 1000 times.

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u/piss_artist 13d ago

Origins was my first AC game, and I absolutely loved it and completed every single activity. Immediately bought Odyssey because I also love that era of history, but I uninstalled it after reaching level 5 or 6. It was just too similar of an experience to spend another 200 hours on again.

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u/PooSculptor 13d ago

You made a wise choice. I hit the max level cap trying to clear the map and got bored. I'd only done about a third of the locations. Every location was just the same shit over and over again. I don't even think I got very far through the story.

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u/supamonkey77 13d ago

Right choice. I played Odysseus first and played Origins after. Origins is the better of the two games. Better story and I wasn't bored out of my gourd since the map was smaller.

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u/i_have_chosen_a_name 13d ago

That's because the only employee left at Unisoft is an AI they call H.A.R.R.Y that just takes the last game as an input for it's neural network and then out comes the next game.

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u/vanticus 13d ago

Aren’t they really the opposite of an asset flip scam? They tend to make new stuff to fit the theme, but it all sits on top on an identical skeleton.

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u/Aceticon 13d ago

You buy an Ubisoft game, you get the Ubisoft game.

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u/KurtNobrain94 13d ago

Ubisoft games are always fun for a few hours until you’ve established a gameplay loop then they almost immediately become boring.

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u/ChrisWhiteWolf 13d ago

That's only the case because the gameplay loop hasn't changed much for literal years. Back when it was new and fresh, you'd play the games start to finish and not be bored for a second.

Nowadays you buy a Far Cry game and, guess what, it's the same game you already played through 2, 3 maybe 4 times, so no wonder it gets boring quick.

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u/thatlad 13d ago

I skipped FC games since 4 and in still finding it lacking in some ways. It's just too easy, shoot the alarm with a suppressed sniper, pick off a couple of guys and then go in . Barely anyone can touch me.

If far cry 2 is one end of the difficulty spectrum then 6 is the complete opposite.

But it's a fine game.

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u/KEVLAR60442 13d ago

I disagree. For anyone who enjoys the Far Cry franchise, Far Cry 6 is a ton of fun.

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u/AM_A_BANANA 13d ago

I like that they got away from New Dawn's weapon tiers, but I really dislike the new ammo type system and replacing skill points with gear perks. It's neat that that you can put away your weapon and "blend in" outside of hostile areas, but the fact that you're wearing this big ass rocket launcher backpack makes that idea feel a little far fetched.

Played it for a few hours, but honestly it just made me want to play FC3/4 again.

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u/Stix147 13d ago

It seems like 6 follows in the footsteps of New Dawn with the level gated enemies with health bar indicators above them. It just doesnt feel satisfying to shoot bullet sponge enemies especially in non fantasy games so they have succesfully managed to ruin one of the few things the franchise still had going for it, the fun gameplay.

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u/Whitealroker1 13d ago

Does Peppa Pig have a team slayer playlist?

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u/hgihasfcuk 13d ago

Yo im diggin far cry 6 why the hate

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u/mickss 13d ago

Metacritic was review bombed by italians for a missing Italian audio option. It is in no way a realistic score

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u/Menthalion 13d ago edited 13d ago

Yup, came here to say 'One of these is not like the others'.

Far Cry 6 might just offer the incremental change in gameplay most periodic franchises do, at least it's not buggy, the design changes are mostly improvements and it is a full size game.

Yes it's lazy and unimaginative, full of recycled parts: Guess plantations are going to be a staple now. The story is tame but not as offensively stupid as most previous parts were, which is why players mostly ignore it anyway.

Still, it's dumb fast food gamer fun, especially coop, and that's rare in open worlds. They should bring difficulty levels back though.

And make Ghost Recon a dynamic open world campaign, with actual world mechanics influenced by liberating towns, taking or destroying civil and military factories, bases, supply routes etc.

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u/Leyzr 13d ago

Strange how greed and a focus on monetization leads to poor quality, buggy games, with seemingly no sense of direction or actual pride in their work leads to poor reviews and angry consumers.

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u/TwoCoresOneThread 13d ago edited 13d ago

Far Cry 6 was review-bombed by Italians who were mad it didn't have an Italian audio option. By no real metric is it actually a "3.4".

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u/littlefrank 13d ago edited 13d ago

Italian here, first time I hear this. Do you have proof?
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https://www.metacritic.com/game/pc/far-cry-6/user-reviews
Oh my god you are right wtf is wrong with italians. How spoiled can we be that we won't even accept to read subtitles in a game?

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u/GIBBRI 13d ago

Yeah a lot of italians have this misconception of “English bad, I want my Italian dub”.

It’s like they can’t be bothered to read subtitles; I get that it would be cool to have it dubbed, I love italian dubs, but it’s not an excuse to be a manchild

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u/Wesson_ 13d ago

Because people behind Peppa actually gave a fuck

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u/SuperEnthusiastic 13d ago

Peppa Pig is awesome. Love watching it with my neice

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u/BatXDude 13d ago

A labour of love vs cashgrabs

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u/avdpos 13d ago

The second category is a need one in the steam awards. Looks nice in the reputation -2021 Cashgrab Winner

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u/Dronisus 13d ago

I love democracy

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u/nohumanape 13d ago

I completed FarCry 6 and do not understand why it keeps ending up in these memes. It's quite good.

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u/BoiHasMemes 13d ago

I think people are just getting sick of Far Cry because 4, 5 and 6 are Far Cry 3 copies.

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u/Mesjach 13d ago

Who downvoted you? This is literally the truth.

Most innovative Far Cry game since 3 was Far Cry Primal and innovation there was cuting stuff out of the game but adding rideable animals.

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u/Gyvon 13d ago

It got review bombed by Italians butthurt that there wasn't an Italian audio option

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u/Sivick314 Console 13d ago

sounds right. chad peppa pig

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u/the_mock_turtle 13d ago

I believe in Peppa Pig supremacy.

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u/ConsequenceTop5763 13d ago

I think I’ve gotten a pretty good impression of the GTA trilogy through the nightmare memes but haven’t seen much of the other games, are they really that bad?

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u/ChristofferBerk 13d ago

Why did car cry 6 get such a bad score? I enjoyed it, even if it wasn’t that different from the other games

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u/Narrow-Ad-7463 13d ago

What’s with the Far Cry 6 hate?

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u/mickss 13d ago

The score in this post is from metacritic. They were review bombed by Italians for missing an Italian audio option. Since there is no filtering for this kind of thing, far cry 6 got an unrealistic score there.

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u/Dusha3 13d ago

Sometimes I wonder how videogames industry is still alive.

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u/Phoenixilva PC 13d ago

I'm not sure why people keep lumping in Far Cry 6 in these posts. It's legit a good game and public opinion does not support the claims these shitposters are attempting to portray.

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u/Dramajunker 13d ago

Because these people don't actually give a shit if a game is good or not. Its just a giant circle jerk to shit on the big bad AAA gaming companies.

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u/Minute_Engineer2355 13d ago

I am so scared for TES 6.....

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u/SactownKorean 13d ago

Ladies and gentlemen, review bombing**

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u/allinoneman 13d ago

If you trust Metacritic user scores then there is something wrong with you.

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u/ZazaB00 13d ago

I’ve adjust my frame of reference on games not on launch, but how they are a year+ later. I’m tired of unfinished releases hitting the shelves, so I wait a year for them to patch it to where it should have been on launch. I pick up a lot of great games for 10 bucks this way.

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u/50ShadesOfGrease 13d ago

Lol at the people trying to say Far Cry 6 is bad

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u/Inferno2211 13d ago

It's just the review bombs for missing audio options

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u/hgihasfcuk 13d ago

That's what I'm saying what's wrong with far cry 6?

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u/batibuti 13d ago

Probably people dont like ubisoft fastfood aproach on games.

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u/kvist56 13d ago

Not bad, just the same as before. Also important that user reviews easily get review bombed. Last of us part 2 still has a 5.7 for user score despite a 93 on metacritic and over 300 games of the year awards, toppling the Witcher 3 to be the game with the most GOTY awards. Peppa pig isn’t an IP that people get pissed at. COD and battlefield do. GTA trilogy is just objectively awful though.

Far cry 6 gets hate because Ubisoft has made this game in a different setting for like 10 years now. While it nice for a series to stay recognizable, people are very burnt out on the Ubisoft formula. That generates a lot of negative reviews about a decent game simply due to context.

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u/chillydownfiregang 13d ago

Who actually takes Metacritic user scores seriously?

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u/YallAre2Soft 13d ago

Farcry cannot be the bad.

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