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What's the best beat 'em up? Don't care if it's console or arcade, just want to play something good.
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>Final Fight CD
stop shilling this shit and just play the arcade
>you can't benefit from having a dedicated button for hitting backwards and for the escape attack
yes, fuck dedicated buttons, simultaneous presses are so reliable.


Always my fav
Agreed, The arcade version is the optimal way to experience the game.
why are you even wondering about how guys smell faggot

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Looks to be from the early 90s.
Hunter for the Atari ST and Amiga.

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>If the player saves their game in the middle of the battle and waits over a week (At least 8 days) before playing again, The End will have died of old age. The player can also just set their PlayStation 2's internal clock 8 days ahead to get the same result.
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using the platform's internal clock was nothing new. Devs did this on computers in the 80's.

Also what a stupid gimmick in this case, as literally only one thing in the game changes over time.
It's cool and don't question it.
It's the same as saying that Ocelot telling you to push buttons on the controller is not immersive.
>bro, it's like what, Snake holds a Playstation controller or something? haha Yikes!
The internal clock also rots your food and restores your stamina when you're not playing.
>peak era of gaming
MGS3 came out about 5 years after the peak of gaming. While things were much better in '04 than they have been any time since, things progressively got worse and worse every year after '99 or so. Not saying that no good games ever came out after '99, but the industry we loved during the 80's and 90's was being killed off and replaced with mainstream corporatized bullshit being marketed to low-IQ normies with ADD and "shiny object syndrome" and the decisions about which games get developed are made by suit wearing executive pricks with business degrees who never played a game ever in their entire faggoty lives.
the original design doc was that the fight would take days, realtime, like real WW2 sniper duels did. having the end die of old age was like the bad ending for being too shitty to win properly
i think the version we got is much better though. it is possible to rush him with a handgun or whatever but there's a sniper in the arena and the tense back-and-forth is preserved. my first time fighting this bitch it took me 45 minutes real-time and i had an absolute blast

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this is NOT a series for me. What do people see in this old sack of shit? The trial and error with keywords is supposed to be fun and impressive?
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sim huehuehuehue
ur hunted :)
drop boh or die
Good memories of playing on Eternia in the early 2000s, made a lot of funny friends from all around the round. Sad what they did to the game desu

What went so fucking right?
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Yes, of course. No one who says the time limit mechanic is bad or a mere "gimmick" can substantively back up their argument without vague complaints and outright dismissals that it's annoying or unfair. The mechanic works fine for the purposes of the game. On the one hand the point is to plan things and to not do things all at once, for another the game is properly designed around it, and for another it's tremendously forgiving. Farming and storing rupees is a breeze, you never have to worry about running out of rupees or items, you can slow down time which is more than enough time to complete any dungeon, (and even if it's not, you can warp back and unless you're brain-dead you can remember the solution to the puzzle you just solved 10 minutes ago, it adds a matter of minutes to get back to where you were before.)

But it seems to me that for that it would be even more perfect, like

>One cycle per day

One cycle is roughly 2 hours, seems perfect for a fixed daily amount.
If you can't clear a dungeon on a full 72 hours even without the song, you just plain suck.
You'd think, but it never worked out that cleanly. Owl saves helped, but it was just stressful to be playing under the influence of two time limits.
then just play OoT
Zelda fans have such bland taste which is why such a small ratio of the games are actually interesting

Gameplay and development discussion:
What homebrew / hacks are you playing /vr/ ?

Are you working on anything? Would you like to learn? Projects and questions welcome.


IPS Patcher:

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It's a shame that neither have something as mature as GCC.
Would love to do a ROM hack and add the intro, assuming the PRG ROM has any free space to add the code for it but maybe it doesn't.
Any language is viable for games on any system as long as it compiles to efficient machine code. 40 years ago well optimized compilers for HLLs didn't exist, and would take weeks to compile if they did. Today you can write games for the 2600 in BASIC.

There are. Unless your definition of "good" is letting you compile your VS project and have it run at the same speed, and resolution as your desktop PC. No. Like the easter bunny those don't exist. But if you actually know how to code, as opposed to trying to copy and paste someone elses PC code, and how to use optimization you can get code running many times faster than just pasting shit in and running whatever random compiler with default options.
>Unless your definition of "good" is letting you compile your VS project and have it run at the same speed, and resolution as your desktop PC
in that case you just become STI trying to force their Sonic X-Treme engine to work on the Saturn and wondering why it was 15 fps
it may well not but didn't really look at the ROM to find out

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Had no idea it was licensed music as a kid
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The last level is full of really bad slowdown. You basically fight the final boss at 5FPS. It's pretty unacceptable honestly

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>just move onto the warp pad and press B!

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I didn't know there was a rivalry. This some wheat v wholegrain nonsense.
BK fans are mentally simple but happy. BT fans are smart but seethe easily and generally dissatisfied combatant people
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If you know you know
Okay, now this one was bullshit
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>drown before getting all the notes cuz the hit box on the ice holes on the way back is Jack as fuck and forces you underwater

Fuck you banko-plapoople on the N64

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Is installing an Optical Drive Emulator (ODE) to disc-based consoles frowned upon?
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The Saturn ODE can do that. Also the PS3 can emulate this for PS1 games. All this from experience. Don't know about others.
it does to an extent. but it doesn't emulate the skipping and low performance of a dying laser, which is most of them.
We really need to start calling flash carts cartridge emulators

They also don't emulate the drive sounds. Fortunately there are mods for that.
Retard anon who was trying to fix music skipping on xstation and thought it was overheating in ps1 laser repair thread. It was the SD card. Got a certified genuine sandisk card, full formatted it, completely fixed. Integral SD card I was using must've been fake or knackered. If you get an xstation, make sure you use a legit SD card!
>doesn't emulate drive sounds and hardware failures
This is like complaining that fleshlights and realdolls don't emulate the risk of STIs and pregnancy that you get with real sex.

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Looking to get into DOS gaming, never really bothered as a kid.

Any recommendations of must-play DOS games?
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Have you played Fate of Atlantis? It's the best Indiana Jones game ever.
No, I never did unfortunately.
VirtualBox has recently (v6.1) dropped support of their eternally experimental D3D support under WinXP guests. VMware has started progressively dropping support of Win95 guests around v10 or so.
Well, that's not surprising, given they are not really meant for gaming, more for enterprise-level shit. Funny how even DOSBox is probably better for that at this point.
They are meant for as accurate emulation of physical hardware as far as guest programs are concerned as possible.

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>X-Men cabinet isn't the six player version, its only four player and doesn't come with the two other X-Men arcade classics (X-Men: Children of the Atom, and X-Men vs. Street Fighter) Also if they did make this they would probably fuck it up and not put Online multiplayer.
>No Four Player Avengers themed cabinet with (Spider-Man: The Video Game, The Punisher, Captain America and The Avengers, Avengers in Galactic Storm) with online multiplayer.
>No Marvel themed cabinet with all four Marvel arcade classics. (Marvel Super Heroes, Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter, Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes, Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes)
They could literally put all Marvel property arcade games neatly across three cabinets, but no. Instead we still don't have Spiderman, or mvc2. And its a constant mesh mash of different combinations of the same games on different cabinets.
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Hey it's that guy that creates memes to distract from his child trafficking parties lol
>Its sad you think six is impossible.
Never said impossible. Just uncommon. We were having a few in-person retro LAN parties per year at my place before COVID. Then COVID hit and a bunch of the regulars were too scared to meet up. After a while, the whole thing just died off. The fact is most adult gamers just want to play alone at home, and if they do multiplayer, it's online. Retro gaming is growing but it's still a niche.
They killed hylostick and made a good neo geo experience a lot harder
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>X-Men Cabinet
X-Men: Children of the Atom
X-Men vs. Street Fighter
>Avengers Cabinet
Spider-Man: The Video Game
The Punisher
Captain America and The Avengers
Avengers In Galactic Storm
>Marvel Cabinet
Marvel Super Heroes
Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter
Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes
Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes

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No shmup cabs, taito kino, or any more cool sega ones

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This game is bananas in VR.
Hell yeah, brother.
>and now they're all sleep-em-ups
anon, ikaruga came out 20 years ago
This and Tetris Effect prove that Miziguchi's future is in VR. His style is absolutely perfect for it.

Why has Devil Jin always been S-tier?
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Capcom vs SNK did this best with their slots system. Boss characters like Evil Ryu took up 4 slots
You used to do the same thing with Hworangg and Law in Tekken 2, I main Lee and Bryan, and P Jack for stompy fun.
>bro? BRO? this guy doesn't even know about 8-way run ahahaha
Part devil
Part legend
All man
Anon that's a first post

Find a flaw. You literally can’t
>inb4 muh arcade games
>inb4 muh ram carts
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>pointing out flaws
>I think it’s shit
Good job
Ridge Racer is the only other console racing game at the time as anemic when it comes to content.
>looking at two posts
>ignoring rest of thread
great job
>looked in the mirror

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>Earthworm Jim
>Giants: Citizen Kabuto
+Armed and Dangerous (not rertro)

Extremely original games, extremely low sales (after MDK). Why did gamers not appreciate their innovative games?

>The "Entertainment" suffix was chosen because Perry believed that, should the studio attempt to co-operate with Hollywood film production companies, such companies would rather work with an "entertainment" company than with a "games" company.[1] Despite this precaution, Shiny was often mistaken for a pornography production company.[1]
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If you have the GOG version.
Go the game folder and go to the 3DFX version.
Mess with nglide if you want.
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>Playing MDK when I was a kid
>was attracted to Kurt
>Didn't bother to read the manual or the text
>Find out is a guy
Or at least making the cupid look cool.
Something hi-tech,anything else but a generic baby with wings

Messiah's soundtrack and Aesthetic were top notch,if the game was more polished I would've liked it a lot more.
Haha yuo are gay
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