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Old 11-29-2012, 06:34 PM   #1712
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Originally Posted by Lynk Former View Post
Yeah, after 3, I'm pretty much done with Mass Effect. Have no interest in the DLC or going through the trilogy again with different choices and whatnot. And when a new Mass Effect comes in the future, not going to bother buying it at release, the only time I would is when the price gets cut substantially.
Yeah, I can wait for the next one to reach discounted pricing before getting it as well. Hell, the first game was out over a year before I was even really aware of it. Probably the only games I'll ever bother w/dlc over, though. I'd rather these guys (game devs and whatnot) deliver a finished product than rush out an unfinished one b/c of marketing pressures. They're gonna do what they're gonna do, doesn't mean I have to approve/think much of it. That said, I tend to agree w/mim that ME3 was good until the very end, then punted. I guess it didn't bother me too much b/c I tend to have low expectations for most pop culture media (movies, games) and don't typically get games at $60+ a pop anyway. So, while I agree the game wasn't perfect and apparently promised more than it delivered, it still has replay value nonetheless. As to the retooled ending, I'd only say they should have spent a little more time on it and not made it so much of a slide show as they did (they could've beefed up the part for the assault on London and shown more combat w/former surviving squaddies from #2 even). Shoulda...coulda.... but didn't.

Originally Posted by Lynk
@ mim and tot: Psh, it's not about the end, it's about the journey

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