Any one else think they messed up this Title?

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#1 Posted by papercut (4097 posts) -

I just think it should be called VVVVV instead of VVVVVV. You know, five Vs instead of 6. Five. Like the Roman numeral V. Get it? It's funny. 
I understand it represents the people you save in the game but, I just think it's a missed opportunity.

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#2 Posted by Heartbreak (294 posts) -


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#3 Posted by sterbacblu (271 posts) -

Sort of like how the original Left 4 Dead box had a right hand missing it's thumb rather than a left hand.  Now that would have been a huge opportunity missed.

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#4 Posted by Azteck (7416 posts) -

I thought it was one V for every crew member you rescue? In which case, they didn't mess up since you actually do rescue 6 crew members.

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#5 Posted by CaptainFish (479 posts) -

It is a crew of 6, but since you play one of them you only rescue 5.

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#6 Posted by adoggz (2081 posts) -

i dun get it how is wwv better than www?

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#8 Edited by FluxWaveZ (19836 posts) -

It should have been called AAAAAA to represent spikes and the reactions of the player better.

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#9 Posted by Korolev (1800 posts) -

No, not really. The whole "V" thing was not only in reference to the characters you save, but also the up-down-up-down-up-down motion of the main character, the way you flip as you move, kinda makes a V shaped trajectory, and when you string the V's together, it kind of looks like a zig-zag line. As for choosing 6 V's over 5 V's, yeah, they did miss an opportunity to make a "V is the Roman numeral for 5" pun, but eh, that's probably not what they were going for anyway. Also, the spikes look like Vs.

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#10 Posted by Gamer_152 (14480 posts) -

I think six Vs is better. Like Korolev said they represent the six characters of the game.


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