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Re: What are you PLAYING?

Post by basejumper » Sat Jan 16, 2021 6:15 pm

ms2r wrote:
Sat Aug 15, 2020 4:17 am
Playing boardgames lately
Any suggestions for great board games?
How about card games?
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Re: What are you PLAYING?

Post by ms2r » Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:59 pm

basejumper wrote:
Sat Jan 16, 2021 6:15 pm
ms2r wrote:
Sat Aug 15, 2020 4:17 am
Playing boardgames lately
Any suggestions for great board games?
How about card games?
We really like these boardgames:
Scythe. It has mechs but it is no tactical wargame. Expect cold war in this game about area control, worker placement and cool things. Excellent expansions as well.

Isle is Skye is really fun. Between two castles of mad king ludwig. Tapestry (shown with the cat) is a recent addition but first impressions are good.

As for card games we don't have many but Claim is fun. And we just got the crew which according boardgamegeek is top 50 material. Personally not entirely convinced.

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Re: What are you PLAYING?

Post by basejumper » Sun Jan 17, 2021 5:19 pm

Thanks for the suggestions!
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Re: What are you PLAYING?

Post by tys0n » Sat Feb 06, 2021 12:35 am

Hollow Knight is one of the most frustrating but rewarding games I've ever played, nothing makes me want to smash my controller but keep trying like it

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Re: What are you PLAYING?

Post by ms2r » Sat Feb 06, 2021 4:40 am

tys0n wrote:
Sat Feb 06, 2021 12:35 am
Hollow Knight is one of the most frustrating but rewarding games I've ever played, nothing makes me want to smash my controller but keep trying like it

Yes I mad bro

Sorry RDR2 I'll get back to you one day
In which part are you?
Aka which region or boss.

And, yes, the difficult is really awesome in this game.

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Re: What are you PLAYING?

Post by tys0n » Sat Feb 06, 2021 12:44 pm

Well I gave up fighting the Mantis Lords, will get back to that one when powered up a bit better, just beat the boss in Crystal Peak and now backtracking to the Royal Waterways because I beat that Dung Beetle but didn't have the power dash needed to empty the water or something? idk
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Re: What are you PLAYING?

Post by ms2r » Sat Feb 06, 2021 2:52 pm

Once you beat the Mantis Lords you will get a real confidence boost in your own skills that you can beat the game. Loved that fight.

And yes, you'll keep backtracking throughout the game. But all those journeys give you much needed experience and money.

Keep enjoying the experience.

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Re: What are you PLAYING?

Post by ms2r » Mon Mar 15, 2021 3:57 am

Bought Shadow of the Tomb Raider on a discount with all dlc. Fun game, again. Storywise it was crappy though but the puzzles improved.
After finishing the story and all optional tombs & chests I decided to start Tomb Raider (2013) again to get it at 100%. Next up getting Rise to 100%.

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Re: What are you PLAYING?

Post by tys0n » Mon Mar 15, 2021 12:34 pm

Tried playing Morrowind, far too dated for my tastes, ah well

Wreckfest was fun for a couple of days.
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Re: What are you PLAYING?

Post by hellboy » Mon Mar 15, 2021 2:32 pm

I've been playing a bit of Astroneer lately, which is a good fun game

Also recently purchased Loop Hero, but haven't spent a ton of time with it yet

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