Showing 1 to 17 of 17
1. Posted: Tue 2nd Mar 2010 19:49 GMT
I love watching Let's Plays. It's fun watching people experience games for the first time. I just watched Let's Play King's Quest VII. He got it almost right. He didn't try to get the crystal dragon scale properly, so he gave up and moved on. Turns out you don't need it. Probably good for full points, though.
Edited on Tue 2nd March, 2010 @ 19:49 by The_Ink_Pit_Ox
Friend code: 5370-0444-3461
Animal Crossing City Folk Code: 3053-5977-0373
2. Posted: Tue 2nd Mar 2010 19:52 GMT
Not normally. I'd rather watch my friends play through games. I used to do that all the time, when I had a roommate. Now, I don't live with my friends, so I'll watch Let's Plays sometimes. I was working on one myself, for NMH, but it was a lot more difficult to put together than I thought, because of my ancient recording equipment. I'm waiting until I get a better setup to continue the series.
PSN ID: grenworthshero
Nintendo Network ID: grenworthshero
3. Posted: Tue 2nd Mar 2010 20:01 GMT
Sometimes I watch the first 1-4 episodes for games I'm interested in buying, to get a better feel for the game if there's one in good quality, like HD.. I hardly ever watch one through to the end, and if I do it's old games that I most likely won't ever play, I've done so only once or twice, I preferr actually playing the games.
There he goes, Firkraag. One of God's own prototypes. A high-powered mutant of some kind never even considered for mass production. Too weird to live, and too rare to die. - My VGscore
4. Posted: Tue 2nd Mar 2010 20:04 GMT
I don't like watching other people play, I don't like spoilers, so no. The thought of watching someone else play when I could be is yawnsome to the max.
5. Posted: Tue 2nd Mar 2010 20:13 GMT
I only watch the good/entertaining ones, which are close to none.
Thanks given to Xkhaoz for that one avatar.Please contact me before using my custom avatar!A (Former) Reviewer for Digitally Downloaded.net[strong][url=http://backloggery.com/v8_ninja]My Backloggery...
6. Posted: Tue 2nd Mar 2010 20:16 GMT
I normally just watch the first 2 or 3 parts of one if it's a game I'm considering.
Just let it happen.
Nintendo Network ID: Percentful
7. Posted: Wed 3rd Mar 2010 04:11 GMT
I happen to be watching the first one I have seen. The Penumbra series (horror). Its pretty entertaining hearing the dude freak out because a dog with creepy eyes broke into the room, that was when he decided to call the dog Mr. Satan.
Sean Aaron ~ "The secret is out: I'm really an American cat-girl."Q: How many physicists does it take to change a light bulb?A: Two, one to hold the light bulb, the other to rotate the universe.Just Say No To Toast!
8. Posted: Wed 3rd Mar 2010 04:26 GMT
I personally love watching Let's Plays. Some of them are very entertaining and have gotten me interested in games I wouldn't normally consider playing. Recently I've been watching Deus Ex, Doom, and Z from Kikoskia and Call of Cthulu from TraskNari.
@Ravage: That's being done by Halloween4545 right? I remember watching that one. You should check out some of his F.E.A.R LP. Watching him freak out on the ninjas is hilarious
9. Posted: Wed 3rd Mar 2010 04:36 GMT
I personally watch them for the enterntainment.
@Ravage&Arkia: Haha I remember Helloween4545's LP of Penumbra: Overture. That dog gave me nightmares I also watched some of his Dead Space LP. Good stuff.
Right now I'm watching Vash12349's LP of Batman Arkham Asylum and Resident Evil 2.
Edited on Wed 3rd March, 2010 @ 04:37 by BL_Donth
Nintendo Network ID: Donth8
10. Posted: Wed 3rd Mar 2010 04:40 GMT
Haha! I`m watching Penumbra Black Plague, gotta love dancing with Mr. Satan I`ll have to check out some of his others, I would play some of them, but I would never get throw them lol
11. Posted: Thu 4th Mar 2010 21:17 GMT
The LP's I can remeber watching was Sirlionheart's(I think that's how you spelled his acc.name) LP of Super Mario World Kaizo and a few episodes from HCBaily on various games. Its been awhile since a saw a LP now that I think about it...
I hear its amazing when the famous purple stuffed worm in flap-jaw space with the tuning fork does a raw blink on hari-kiri rock!!! I NEED SCISSORS!!! 61!!!
12. Posted: Thu 4th Mar 2010 22:40 GMT
No I do not. You're basically spoiling the game.
13. Posted: Thu 4th Mar 2010 22:43 GMT
Yes, I do. It helps in deciding how good a game looks, and they can have helpful commentary from the player in the video.
14. Posted: Thu 4th Mar 2010 22:44 GMT
Chuggaaconroy and Sonikdude101, that's it.
Twitter - Infernape1000Youtube - Infernape1000
15. Posted: Thu 4th Mar 2010 22:45 GMT
naah. i'll watch people play games IRL, but via youtube is just boring IMO :3
BEST THREAD EVER
future of NL >:3
[16:43] James: I should learn these site rules more clearly
[16:44] LztheBlehBird: James doesn't know the rules? For shame!!!
[16:44] Vintage: We have rules?
[16:44] Reala: don't expose the staff to sunlight, don't get them wet and don't feed them after midnight
Nintendo Network ID: gentlemen_cat | Twitter: theblackdragon
16. Posted: Thu 4th Mar 2010 22:47 GMT
I'll occasionally watch one if the game in question is particularly obscure or hard to come by, but mostly I'd rather watch people play games IRL.
Just Because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand!- Homer SimpsonNintendolife Chat. I'm never in it, but it's good to ptomote these things.VC-Forums. We're desperate. Please join.My Backloggery
17. Posted: Thu 4th Mar 2010 22:54 GMT
Every once in a while. Just yesterday I watched a two-hour long Lets Play of Phantasy Star Online Blue Burst Episode IV. It was pretty interesting to watch, if only because one of the party members got roaring drunk and kept yelling stuff over skype. Now if only I could figure out how to get the game myself, I could stop playing the Phantasy Star Universe demo and maybe even play it with some friends of my own.
I am the Wolf...Red
Backloggery | DeviantArt