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The STEAM Sales and Releases Thread

Discussion in 'General Gaming' started by Hobo Elf, Jun 24, 2010.

  1. Safav Hamon Self-Ejected Village Idiot The Real Fanboy

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    You used to be able to play it free online. It was P2W, but that might have changed in the steam version.

    A sequel with a greater multiplayer focus was in development, but it's probably abandonware now.
     
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  2. Unkillable Cat Prestigious Gentleman LEST WE FORGET Patron

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    Codex 2014 Make the Codex Great Again! Grab the Codex by the pussy
    Are you saying that the 'new releases algorithm' is the one-all, be-all method of pushing games now?

    That developers can't, for example, push it on social media? Or register on like-minded forums?

    And is it completely impossible for someone to browse Steam and come across this game without the algorithm to help along?

    Because all of those options exist, plus more. And yet the game has virtually zero eyes on it.

    So either it's not worth our time, or it's been abandoned... and even a good abandoned game would have people talking about it.
     
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  3. Modron Arcane

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    No just that for small indie developers with no following it can be hard to get journalists/streamers to play your game specially for turn-based affairs that don't appeal well to the modern A.D.D. youtube audience. If you can't get previews/reviews going then basically all you have is visibility which is much worse these days. People used to talk about getting on steam being the golden ticket before 2015 because you were basically guaranteed money nowadays getting on steam means nothing.

    I am sure these developers probably did push it on social media, I'll let you google that.

    Kek, browse steam until you find the game without searching for it by name, I'll hold my breath.

    So there is no room for finished and released products in your dichotomy?

    The median earning for games on steam is probably under a 1000 just because something didn't achieve success doesn't mean it's a bad game just that steam is kind of in a winner takes all situation at the moment.
     
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  4. Solid Snail Learned

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    Castlevania Anniversary Collection will release on may 16th, those are the games included:

    Castlevania
    Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse
    Castlevania II Belmont’s Revenge
    Super Castlevania IV
    Bloodlines
    Kid Dracula
    Castlevania the Adventure
    Castlevania 2: Simon's Quest
     
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  5. GrainWetski Arcane

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    No Rondo, no buy.

    This game looks like it could be an ok game in the genre(when it's out of EA at least). Anyone tried it?



     
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  7. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    Codex 2014
    The first of Konami's Anniversary Collections, Arcade Classics:





    What's the point of having separate versions at this point? Why don't they just include both local versions for everyone.
     
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  8. Solid Snail Learned

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    Because it's Konami, they did the same for ZOE2.
     
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  9. DalekFlay Arcane Patron

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    Bought this today and it's everything I wanted it to be. If you like tough SNES looking platformers with a bit of a puzzle element I highly recommend it. Also great synth tunes.
     
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  12. Safav Hamon Self-Ejected Village Idiot The Real Fanboy

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  13. Safav Hamon Self-Ejected Village Idiot The Real Fanboy

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  14. LESS T_T Prestigious Gentleman Arcane

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    Sometimes to deal with the difficulty of being alive, I need to believe there is a possibility that life is not real.

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    By some multimedia artist Jeremy Couillard.
     
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  15. Unkillable Cat Prestigious Gentleman LEST WE FORGET Patron

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    Codex 2014 Make the Codex Great Again! Grab the Codex by the pussy
    Before someone asks it: No, that's not the longest title for a 'game' ever.

    Not even close.
     
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  16. Unkillable Cat Prestigious Gentleman LEST WE FORGET Patron

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    Guess I'll just have to report myself for [citation needed] harvesting.

    Also, the longest game title (at 395 characters) is: Summer-Colored High School ★ Adolescent Record – A Summer At School On An Island Where I Contemplate How The First Day After I Transferred, I Ran Into A Childhood Friend And Was Forced To Join The Journalism Club Where While My Days As A Paparazzi Kid With Great Scoops Made Me Rather Popular Among The Girls, But Strangely My Camera Is Full Of Panty Shots, And Where My Candid Romance Is Going.

    It's an open-world jRPG on the Playstation 3+4.
     
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  17. Safav Hamon Self-Ejected Village Idiot The Real Fanboy

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  18. Safav Hamon Self-Ejected Village Idiot The Real Fanboy

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  19. Safav Hamon Self-Ejected Village Idiot The Real Fanboy

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  20. Solid Snail Learned

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    Flashback is currently 50% off.
    EDIT: Holy hell the italian subtitles are a mess, they don't make sense. I'm trying to change the language to english but apparently you can't. I'm tempted to refund because they used some crappy tier automatic translator and I can't understand what is going on in the game, the whole translation seems chinese to me, with some random words in and there.
     
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  21. Azalin Arcane Patron

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    What's the Kodex Kritical Konsensus on Resident Evil 7?I played the demo and liked it,is this one worth the money now that it's 50% off?Is the season pan worth the money?I am not really a fan of the series,I have only played 1 and 4 and bit and dropped them so I need some expert Kodexian help here
     
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  22. DalekFlay Arcane Patron

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    From everything I have seen it's basically the same type of game as usual, just in first-person. So if you didn't like 1 or 4, you likely wouldn't like this one. I'm in the same boat as you. I've always WANTED to like the series, but just never could get into any of the games.
     
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  23. iZerw Cipher

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    If you like Alien:Isolation or Dead Space - go with RE7. It's much different from the main entries in the series. I even consider you to buy the remake of RE2, just wait for discount.
     
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  24. Vorark Arbiter

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    The Capcom sale banner looks pretty nice (wtf happened to Ken tho)

     
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  25. Azalin Arcane Patron

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    Yeah,RE2 is still expensive and I have no emotional ties to the originals to buy it at that price just for nostalgia's sake.Are the RE7 dlc worth the time and money ?
     
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