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Game News Jade Empire gone gold

Discussion in 'News & Content Feedback' started by Vault Dweller, Feb 8, 2007.

  1. Vault Dweller Commissar, Red Star Studio Developer

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    <a href=http://jade.bioware.com>Jade Empire</a> has finally gone gold and will be available in stores on Feb 27. If you preorder now, you'll get a rhino demon fighting style. Unbelievable, I know.
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    While Jade Empire is a typical Bioware RPG, it's much better than KOTOR, so some of you might be pleasantly surprised.
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    Thanks, MountainWest.
     
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  2. Volourn Pretty Princess Pretty Princess

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    "While Jade Empire is a typical Bioware RPG, it's much better than KOTOR, so some of you might be pleasantly surprised."

    Oh noes, you didn't.

    btw, JE is an Action RPG ... just like Gothic 3. :D
     
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  3. POOPERSCOOPER Prophet

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    va8ult dweller has an xbox or is he talking out of his massive man buns?
     
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  4. Volourn Pretty Princess Pretty Princess

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    Or both. *shrug* M Y S T A R Y
     
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  5. Vault Dweller Commissar, Red Star Studio Developer

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    I bought it for my daughter a year ago.
     
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  6. Uz0rnaem Scholar

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    A what?
     
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  7. kingcomrade Kingcomrade Edgy

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    Did you ever see that movie Crouching Negro Stolen Wallet?
     
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  8. Uz0rnaem Scholar

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    No, but I'd rather have that than a "rhino demon fighting style". Shit, that's not even a coherent phrase, what the hell is it?

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    I googled. Now I'm really disappointed.
     
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  9. callehe Liturgist

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    kotor wasn't bad, so guess this one is worth a shot.
     
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  10. SlavemasterT Arcane

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    Up close and personal, unfortunately.
     
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  11. Mantiis Cipher

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    Its similar in film style to White Redneck Closet Homo.
     
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  12. Major_Blackhart Codexia Lord Sodom Patron

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    Daughter.
     
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  13. jiujitsu Cipher

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    I liked Jade Empire. The characters were cool and the story was pretty ok. It is a lot like KOTOR in some ways, but I feel it is superior.
     
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  14. Greatatlantic Erudite

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    With out posting spoilers, anyone want to give deeper reasons as to why JE>KotOR? Better pacing? Kung Fu cooler then Star Wars? Rumored Lesbian kiss scene?
     
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  15. Volourn Pretty Princess Pretty Princess

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    Better role-playing, as good a story, superior characters, way better combat (fully real time though), more endings, better music, better voice overs, better writing, and the list goes on...
     
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  16. kris Arcane

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    1. I agree
    2. I would also say that
    3. Overall maybe, I liked some in both.
    4. I agree
    5. don't remember.
    6. I wouldn't say that, can't say they where better or worse.
    7. I don't see a big difference here.
    8. Atmosphere is good, apart from the trainline you walk on. Undoubtedly it is refreshing with a new setting, although I find they copied to many parts from real world China (Mongols! British guy with gun!)
     
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  17. damaged_drone Novice

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    hilariously, the most obvious flaw was how totally they dropped the ball on the kung fu elements. those fucking chi shields were god awful.
     
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  18. Seboss Scholar

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    JE noticeably better than KOTOR ? Either I missed something really big in JE or you should go easier on the pot guys. Please enlighten me.
     
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  19. fizzelopeguss Arcane

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    this game is shit.
     
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  20. elander_ Arbiter

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    JE will sodomize your harddisk and force you to reinstall windows. DON'T PLAY IT.
     
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  21. kris Arcane

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    In quality I would say it is slightly better, but at the cost of being smaller.
     
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  22. Sir_Brennus Scholar

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    "typical Bio"? "better than KOTOR"?

    Glad I preordered! :D
     
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  23. Volourn Pretty Princess Pretty Princess

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    Comparing JE to KOTOR is an embarassment to KOTOR. It's no contest. JE is the same type of game (duh, it's a BIO game); but much, much better in execution.
     
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  24. Durwyn Prophet

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    Fuck you all made me apetite for JE. Actually i kinda liked KOTOR 1 , KOTOR 2 was shit, that i couldn't finish becouse it was boring as hell. Maybe i should think about preordering it... and i would have a Rhino demon fighting style.. yeah, this really helps to make decision.
     
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  25. Volourn Pretty Princess Pretty Princess

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    Actually, the varying fighting styles cna be fun though one in the xbox version was way overpowered. Presumably they fixed that bit of unbalance for the PC version though... And, PC people ar ekinda lucky as Rhino Demons werne't in the xbox version at all as either enemies or fighting style.

    L0LLIGAGS! :lol:
     
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