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1. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:05 BST
Does anyone else hate the ranking Sega games give you at the end of every damn mission/level/quest/puzzle!It's like you work super hard to beat the level and then here comes an "E" ranking. Isn't that degrading?! It's like for what right? Makes you want to have to complete the level again until you get an "S". Am i right or am i right?
Edited on Fri 19th June, 2009 @ 08:29 by 8GB
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2. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:09 BST
The word "Gem" is overused.
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3. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:10 BST
Yeah. And are you a hater of the E-A rankings they give after every completion of anything? Or do you not mind?
4. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:13 BST
I haven't played many Sega games lately, but I'm guessing they are for replayability.
5. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:18 BST
Isnt "S" the highest ?
6. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:19 BST
No, they do it purposely to be of annoyance to me.. (joke). Yeah i assume it's for that exact reason of replayability but i'd prefer a high score rather then a grade/rank on your performance. I mean that whole grading/ranking thing is frustrating. It makes you redo the same level so many times that at the end you really don't want to put up with it anymore and never touch that game ever again until maybe 5 years later when you've forgotten about it ,soon to discover why you'd quit that game in the first place.
7. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:20 BST
Yes you're absolutely correct SeniorDingDong. "S" rank is the highest. I had forgotten.
8. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:23 BST
But doesn`t the rank you recieve come from a score?Seen in most Sonic games for example.
EDIT: Otherwise yea I don`t mind the rankings really and I have to agree with Josh, it`s for replayability in which you play more of the game instead of breezing right along through it.
Edited on Fri 19th June, 2009 @ 08:25 by Chrono_Cross
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9. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:25 BST
Yes. But it's less stressful with there just being a high score rather then a grade/rank.
10. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:30 BST
Well nobody said you had to get an A or an S to begin with. Really beating the game is simply beating the game. High scores and Ranks are provided for you to go back and the play the game more,(Its like getting your moneys worth).High scores and Ranks are just nice little reminders on how good you did on that level
11. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:34 BST
I like em yes i do usaly get E on my first time playing though but overall I do enjoy them.
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12. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 08:37 BST
Yeah but some special people (like me) can't proceed onward without getting those special "S" ranks on every level. I can't go to level 2 without first getting an "S" on level 1 and i can"t go to level 3 without getting an "S" on level 2. Just can't. It's people like me that want everything to be perfect and done while beating the game and not after.
Edited on Fri 19th June, 2009 @ 08:40 by 8GB
13. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 12:06 BST
Change your attitude then.
At least they're using all ranks, in some games C or even B is the worst possible rank.
14. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 13:26 BST
Getting a B after you bust your ass to scrape through alive in Umbrella Chronicles is a bit galling, but then getting an S rank in that or Excite <vehicle of choice> is quite satisfying.
I dunno, I try to ignore them, though when you're required to get the S ranks to unlock stuff and they're bloody impossible it does irritate me a smidge.
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15. Posted: Fri 19th Jun 2009 15:30 BST
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