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I dind't watch a lot of it, but while flashy it doesn't really seem all that engaging. Floating in the air shooting down looks kind of boring and skill-less.

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2 hours ago, legend said:

I dind't watch a lot of it, but while flashy it doesn't really seem all that engaging. Floating in the air shooting down looks kind of boring and skill-less.

Yeah you should probably watch a little more... there's more going on than that. One of the players had a melee build for example and they were buffing each other and debuffing enemies. There seems to be a lot of abilities and equipment and gear. There's a lot more going on than just shooting. More than I even expected based on what I knew about the game. 

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Meh, looks kinda boring. I have no real interest in BioWare unless they decide to make a mass effect and not fuck it all up. 

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I'll give it a try, but I'll be honest, mech games never really did it for me, and flying around like Iron Man doesn't really have much appeal.

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19 hours ago, Brick said:

I have trust in BioWare. 

I don't. DA:O, ME, and ME2 were great. DA2, DA:I, ME3, ME:A, and SW:TOR, were subpar. BioWare made more games I disliked than liked. Well, I didn't play ME:A, but that doesn't matter. Mass Effect was my first BioWare game and I have not played any BioWare game that came before it. 

 

That said, Anthem seems to be achieving what they are setting out to achieve, but I have my doubts that it is something that I want. I mean, the only thing I want from BioWare is Dragon Age: Origins 2. 

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The gameplay looks dull and basic. Warframe is more exciting and it seems Anthem is trying to copy Warframe more than Destiny. The graphics and explosion effects look way dumbed down from the old trailers too. 

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It lacks flair and personality, two of the things that created the Destiny fan base. 

 

They won't find the same audience without them. 

 

Also, no PVP is a deal-breaker. 

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Well they have said you can actually have Unique builds, so if they can get that right it’ll be way better then Destiny out the gate.  

 

Destinys cookie cutter character customization was so disappointing for a game like this.

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How can people determine what kind of character and personality a game has when you watch a video with developers talking over everything the whole time?

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I really want to learn more about the story telling -- which is what made me fall in love with Mass Effect.

 

The combat looks interesting, but its really hard to tell from this video.

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I’m not ready to give up on Bioware yet, so I was getting it anyway, but with ea access premiere of course I’m downloading it. Drew was writing some of the story before he left again, I think how much I like it will depend on how much work he got done in that department before he left. 

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This is one of those games that is going to be hard to judge before it comes out and we can see how much content there is, what the end game looks like, and if there is some nefarious monetization. From the video posted in this thread, the game looks pretty damn interesting. There is more depth to the gameplay systems than I expected, like managing your heat level while flying by skimming water and stuff. It's these little moments of interactivity and management that are going to make the game engaging to play over hundreds of hours. I do hope that the game has some sustaining mystery to it. Considering the verticality of the world, I would love to see exploration be greatly rewarded.

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Looks like Destiny with a different coat of paint. Based on that video, I'll need to play a demo to gauge if I'm even interested.

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I'm really hoping that this turns out well.

 

It looks beautiful, and I think the gameplay looks pretty smooth. The mobility in particular looks excellent.

 

I'm sure there are any number of ways to screw this up, but everything I've seen so far, including the little of this video I watched, makes me think it's going to be excellent.

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