You Guys Gotta Play This Game.

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#1 Posted by hwy_61 (1052 posts) -

Its so much fun. Its basically an FPS with swords and shields instead of guns an shit. Its $16 an change on steam ATM.

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#3 Posted by universalize (197 posts) -
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just in case u can't choose between the two games

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#4 Edited by RobotHamster (4250 posts) -

It's $12.50 on steam right now I'm still on the fence about it if it's worth it. It definitely looks fun but I'm wondering how long it would last. If I do get it I might consider getting the 4-pack. This video alone is whats making want this game.

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#5 Posted by President_Barackbar (3610 posts) -

It's a great game that's only going to get better over time. The dev's just pushed a major patch that addresses balance and fixes a bunch of issues. Take the plunge while it's on sale!

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#6 Posted by murisan (1143 posts) -

I got it for $13. SO WORTH IT.

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#7 Posted by murisan (1143 posts) -

Okay I want to start a GB server for this game. It's too hilarious and awesome for there not to be one. YES.

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#8 Posted by Terramagi (1167 posts) -

Bought the game on sale.

It barely runs.

I can run The Witcher 2 on High. I should NOT have to drop all the graphics settings to bare minimum just to push 2 FPS to 5 FPS.

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#9 Posted by jking47 (1290 posts) -

I bought this game a few weeks back, definitely worth it. You press X to do a battlecry, and you experience decapitation in the first person. GOTY.

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#10 Posted by Morningstar (2375 posts) -

If it had a good single player campaign I would have bought it, sure.

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#11 Posted by Loafsmooch (545 posts) -

This is a great game. The melee system is deeper than it looks at first. I've spent more than 50 hours on it and still not bored one bit. Just gets more fun the better you get at choppin dudes, I practically never lose a 1 on 1 anymore. The voice commands are both hilarious and makes some battles really epic.

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#12 Posted by EarlessShrimp (1849 posts) -

I actually got both war of the roses and chivalry. I ended up liking both a lot. I will say I found the first person missile system in chivalry a little bit easier because you really see where your arrows go versus WOTR. In that game, you get put back to 3rd person too quickly to really get a feel and see your arrow trail. Plus, all those voices in chivalry. I'm sorry but I can't help but giggle every time I'm walking by corpses going "AAAAAAGHAHAHGHEIEGHAHGHHEEHHAHAHAHAHAAAAAAGH."

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#13 Posted by theveej (934 posts) -

are people still playing this game? I am on the fence about getting it.......

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#14 Posted by murisan (1143 posts) -

@theveej said:

are people still playing this game? I am on the fence about getting it.......

tons of people. especially since the steam sale.

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#15 Posted by VisariLoyalist (3130 posts) -

I bought the game today. So far it's fun, gets a little repetitive, would be better if the framerate was stable though. Also the people in the chat seem particularly likely to have terrible usernames and say terrible things, pretty much as bad as CS:S gets, but I guess if you just ignore the chat it's all good.

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#16 Posted by MarkWahlberg (4714 posts) -

@RobotHamster: 360! 3600000YEAALARHAHGH

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#17 Posted by Tesla (2126 posts) -

Just got this gifted to me on Steam. Holy shit, so fun! I'm terrible at it right now but none of that matters because sprinting war cry.

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#18 Posted by breadfan (6803 posts) -

@Tesla said:

Just got this gifted to me on Steam. Holy shit, so fun! I'm terrible at it right now but none of that matters because sprinting war cry.

Just got this too. It's a ton of fun. I love charging people and catching them off guard, then punching them.

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#19 Posted by Sackmanjones (5508 posts) -

Picked this up from the sale. So far it seems super rad. Would recommend it to most people

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#20 Posted by TheHT (14302 posts) -

After running into fights like a man on fire (and promptly dying) I've managed to get a hold of this game's controls and general level of insanity, and now the game's fan-fucking-tastic.

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#21 Posted by ImmortalSaiyan (4748 posts) -

I would not say I have too but the game seems cool.

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#22 Posted by Rmack (1113 posts) -

@theveej: You'll have no trouble finding a game right now.

I'm completely terrible at this, but I love it.

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#23 Posted by mikeeegeee (1636 posts) -

I received Far Cry 3, Dark Souls, and Chivalry for the holidays. A pretty awesome haul. And yet...

Far Cry 3 - 4 hours

Dark Souls - 2 hours

Chivalry - 24 hours

One of the best competitive multiplayer experiences I've had in years.

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#24 Posted by Hupfen (48 posts) -

It looks bad ass already to me. xD I'm actually considering it... slightly... maybe...

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#25 Posted by deathstriker666 (1349 posts) -

Chivalry has made me find a new found appreciation for Mount and Blade. After playing a couple hours of Chivalry I'm already dead bored of it. It's the same horde type game play that always wins a match. In CoD there's at least some level of tactics and flanking maneuvers, this is just hack and slash in the same narrow valleys and arenas til you die and respawn. The combat in M&B is much more varied with the addition of cavalry and with the large size of the maps it can really make for some interesting battles. Plus the mod community is so active for M&B, you're bound to find something you'll like there.

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