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Community RPG Codex 2019 GOTY - VOTE NOW!

Discussion in 'RPG Codex News & Content Comments' started by felipepepe, Jan 11, 2020.

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  1. Dorateen Arcane

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  2. felipepepe Prestigious Gentleman Codex's Heretic Patron

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    Did Pathologic 2 dramatically switch genre, style and tone from Pathologic 1? No.
     
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  3. DJOGamer PT Arcane

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    Well shit man I guess F-Zero GX must an RPG because there I can roleplay as pilot with many stats inflencing my choices and the game doesn't have combat and even has dialogue trees!!!

    No but it made enough changes to it's systems be considered an RPG. +M
     
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  4. Verylittlefishes Liturgist Patron

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    felipepepe come on man, add the P2. It will lose anyway.
     
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  5. Viata Arcane

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    That is the funny part. No one here is saying P2 would win, in fact, everyone knows DE is going to win.
     
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  6. Cross Erudite

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    The likes of Borderlands, Monster Hunter and Assassin's Creed aren't RPGs either, but that doesn't stop them from being included in these polls.
     
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  7. Infinitron I post news Patron

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    Grab the Codex by the pussy Serpent in the Staglands Dead State Divinity: Original Sin Project: Eternity Torment: Tides of Numenera Wasteland 2 Shadorwun: Hong Kong Divinity: Original Sin 2 A Beautifully Desolate Campaign Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire Pathfinder: Kingmaker
    Everybody seems so sure Disco Elysium will win, but remember, this isn't a popularity contest like fanto's unofficial poll. Any game with a dedicated cadre of haters can have its average score tanked by them ranking it 1/4 en masse. This is the reason why JRPGs do so relatively well in our polls - they have a dedicated group of fans, but other people don't play them at all.
     
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  8. Nano Prestigious Gentleman Arcane Patron

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    But Pathologic 2 is a remake, not a sequel.

    In any case, it's not an RPG. It's not even a discussion, stop mixing up the adventure and RPG genres.
     
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  9. Red Panda Still Best New Codexer of 2019 Patron

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    Let's hope. I just came here to vote Disco down.
     
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  10. Verylittlefishes Liturgist Patron

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    The only reason why GOTY is Disco, not P2 for me is because it is the remake, not original idea.
     
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  11. V_K Arcane

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    Tanking DE can only go so far, unfortunately; there needs to be a challenger - another game with a dedicated following, small as it may be (but not too small because then Bayesian average will tank it harder than all the haters). And this year has none. Outer Worlds, Greedfall and Stygian, all got a lukewarm reception at best. The only hope is that our JRPG brethren will bring Bloodstained to the top, but I doubt that - both because metroidvanias are a niche within a niche, and because JRPG folks are just as likely to give high ratings to visual novels.
     
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  12. Viata Arcane

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    I agree, let's also remove DE.
     
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  13. OldSkoolKamikaze Arcane Patron

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    Codex 2012 Codex 2013 Codex 2014 PC RPG Website of the Year, 2015 Codex 2016 - The Age of Grimoire Serpent in the Staglands Dead State Divinity: Original Sin Project: Eternity Torment: Tides of Numenera Wasteland 2 Shadorwun: Hong Kong Divinity: Original Sin 2 BattleTech Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire
    I never get to contribute to these because I'm years behind on RPGs. I literally just started UnderRail this week.
     
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  14. Verylittlefishes Liturgist Patron

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    And add Sekiro, it has skill trees!!!
     
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  15. HanoverF Arcane Patron

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    MCA Divinity: Original Sin Project: Eternity Torment: Tides of Numenera Wasteland 2 Codex USB, 2014 Divinity: Original Sin 2
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  16. Rahdulan Arcane Patron

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    Feels appropriate.

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  17. Prime Junta Arcane Patron

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    poll is obviously biased, no 5/4 option for disco disco revolution
     
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  18. fantadomat Dumbfuck! Dumbfuck Edgy

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    Well disco does have levelling and point spending,tho the game is extremely easy. Still to say if those games are or not RPG,first we much come do decisive conclusion to the debate about "What is RPG?"!
     
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  19. Verylittlefishes Liturgist Patron

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    Is it the pixelated FPV shit where you kill the dragons with MIGHTY SWORD OF MIGHTY?
     
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  20. Crescent Hawk Arbiter

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    Talk about a dead genre. And the final nail in the earth will be no doubt the very witty Larian BG3.
     
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  21. Verylittlefishes Liturgist Patron

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    Fuck it I'll do a rerun of BG2, top 5 Codex RPG of all time.
     
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  22. Crescent Hawk Arbiter

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    Maybe Mountain Blade 2 this year will heal my wounds. And to be less dark I guess Greedfall doing well was good news even if I didnt finish the thing.
     
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  23. S.torch Learned

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    People are putting a ton of negative ratings on your post, yet you speak the truth.

    But don't worry, they will lose the poll anyway. :lol:
     
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  24. Daedalos Arcane The Real Fanboy

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    100 % Disco Elysium desserves the award, and as such, I cast my 5 vote on that game only.

    It was kind of a lukewarm year all around.

    Underrail Exp being good, but abit disappointing actually, and outer worlds.. lol?
     
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  25. Eyestabber Arcane Patron

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    Slay the Spire is actually a 2019 release!? What...? The game has been around for how many years now?

    Anyway, StS is good, so there's at least one serious option in the poll, but it's not going to win, sadly. I'm actually surprised at how few people played StS around here since we're not talking about a super hidden obscure game. StS sold several hundred thousands of copies.

    Codex thread:

    https://rpgcodex.net/forums/index.php?threads/slay-the-spire-is-a-pretty-cool-game.123316/

    Fun fact: the game is getting a forth character as FREE DLC. And I can say from experience Watcher is tons of fun.
     
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