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BrainOfGrimlock

@Qwertyninty Hollow Knight would be a good shout for you at that price point/if you want an adventure/you haven’t played it yet?

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SKTTR

@ReaderRagfish Is it normal that the Joy-Cons suck in Taiko no Tatsujin? I remember Wiimotes worked a lot better for these kind of games. With the adapter from Smash Bros. Ultimate, can I use my DK Bongos on that game? It's probably best to get this game on retail along with the original Taiko controller. Using Joy-Cons on the demo was a bad idea.

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Qwertyninty

@BrainOfGrimlock heard good things about the game. I’m not a metrovania fan though. I am picky about my game selections. I’m still looking. Wish every game had a demo. It would make it so much easier.

Qwertyninty

Qwertyninty

How is mark of the ninja remastered?

Qwertyninty

RR529

@Qwertyninty, as previously suggested, Okami HD is $20 and is really fantastic.

Currently Playing:
Switch - NSMBU Deluxe
PS4 - Moss

ReaderRagfish

@SKTTR I don't have the game or the bongos, but I have heard that they will work.

Still waiting for Atlus to make Snowboard Kids 3

Qwertyninty

@RR529 yeah ended up getting mark of the ninja remastered. Pretty good so far.

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Coach_A

@Qwertyninty so you asked for suggestions and then went and bought a game that nobody suggested but yourself?
Okay then

Coach_A

Qwertyninty

@Coach_A yeah this wasn’t my only source of research. Sorry that doesn’t sit well with you. Enjoying the game though.

Qwertyninty

BrainOfGrimlock

Thanks all for the feedback re Disgea 5 vs XC2. After reading through again, reading a few (more) reviews and numerous other threads it was coin toss territory for the longest time!

Happy to announce that i’ve taken the plunge though and XC2 + Torna are safely downloading as I write/you read - the few people on here championing XC2 & the expansion I think made the difference in the end so thank you. Unless I hate it. Then something else

Just got to finish RDR2 and stop playing Diablo (no easy feat) & then I can set about tackling this beast!

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bluemage1989

@BrainOfGrimlock I hope you enjoy it. Great game.

SW 6041 0289 6234

Currently Playing:

Switch: Super Smash Bros: Ultimate, Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze, Arms and Mario Odyssey.

N64: Top Gear Rally.

Mega Drive: Streets of Rage 1, 2 and 3.

SNES: F Zero and Donkey Kong Country.

Hallonblad

@BrainOfGrimlock Good choice, I think you'll enjoy it. ^-^ Do yourself a favour and play Torna after you've finished the main story. Or there won't be even a hint of mystery left to unravel.

Switch friend code: SW-1684-7611-8315
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#supercasualgamer

BrainOfGrimlock

@bluemage1989 @Hallonblad thanks both! Played a cheeky half hour and so far, so good but admittedly (very) early days! I grabbed Torna too given the glowing praise i’ve seen from others so all being well i’ll defin blast through it afterwards!

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Swordsman83

any more good turn based jrpg besides octopath ? (not referring to tactical/strategy jrpg)m

Currently Owned Switch Games: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Octopath Traveller.

scubydo

Swordsman83 wrote:

any more good turn based jrpg besides octopath ? (not referring to tactical/strategy jrpg)m

You thinking in terms of “The Lost Child’ or Coven of Dusk?

RPG, FPS, Adventure,Action...oh I like 'em all!
New Switch ID: SW-3806-8055-1317

Nintendo Network ID: devineministry

toiletduck

@Swordsman83 I mentioned this in another thread where you raised this discussion too, but isn't Pokemon considered a (quality AAA) turn based jrpg as well?

toiletduck

BrainOfGrimlock

@Swordsman83 Cosmic Star Heroine is good, cheap and often overlooked? Undertale is cheap too and as i’m sure you’ve seen, almost universally loved?

Battlechasers: Nightware would be my pick otherwise; a little pricier but worth it by all accounts. Otherwise you have things like South Park/Earthlock/Lost Sphear/I am Setsuna etc.

Edit: Scratch the Battlechasers suggest - very next thread I read had you saying you’ve played it already

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Swordsman83

toiletduck wrote:

@Swordsman83 I mentioned this in another thread where you raised this discussion too, but isn't Pokemon considered a (quality AAA) turn based jrpg as well?

It is one too. does it support pro controller ? No pro controller is a deal breaker for me.

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Currently Owned Switch Games: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Octopath Traveller.

bluemage1989

Battlechasers is certainly not a bad game. It has a nice battle system, the story might be pretty standard but it has some great humour and I do like how it plays cleverly on some jrpg tropes (your 'tank' character is actually your healer as an example) but I do feel Airship Syndicate are still finding there feet as a studio and that whatever comes next from the studio will massively improve on every aspect. Battlechasers would recieve a 7/10 from me but definitely a studio to watch going forward.

SW 6041 0289 6234

Currently Playing:

Switch: Super Smash Bros: Ultimate, Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze, Arms and Mario Odyssey.

N64: Top Gear Rally.

Mega Drive: Streets of Rage 1, 2 and 3.

SNES: F Zero and Donkey Kong Country.

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