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Jimquisition Awards, Part One

The very first Jimquisition Awards are here! Five days, five games, five awards!

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Is there going to be an... "awards" series for games that have turned out to be exceptionally shit?

Or has that been left to Yahtzee?
 

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1st reaction: Wait, that's it? Well that was short.
2nd reaction: Oh, it's resuming tomorrow. Well that's okay then.
3rd reaction: I need to get Dishonored one of these days...
 

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gigastar said:
Is there going to be an... "awards" series for games that have turned out to be exceptionally shit?

Or has that been left to Yahtzee?
Every year I do a "Top Ten Shittiest Games" rundown. That's coming next week.

Yes, on Christmas Eve.

Yes, I feel slightly guilty.
 

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gigastar said:
Is there going to be an... "awards" series for games that have turned out to be exceptionally shit?

Or has that been left to Yahtzee?
Jim said on Podtoid that he is going to be doing that on Christmas Eve IIRC.

Also,

Lone Survivor.

Edit: Goddamn Ninja Sterling.
 

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Jimothy Sterling said:
gigastar said:
Is there going to be an... "awards" series for games that have turned out to be exceptionally shit?

Or has that been left to Yahtzee?
Every year I do a "Top Ten Shittiest Games" rundown. That's coming next week.

Yes, on Christmas Eve.

Yes, I feel slightly guilty.
Now i actually have a reason to hope the world wont end on Thursday.

Thanks.
 

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Jimothy Sterling said:
gigastar said:
Is there going to be an... "awards" series for games that have turned out to be exceptionally shit?

Or has that been left to Yahtzee?
Every year I do a "Top Ten Shittiest Games" rundown. That's coming next week.

Yes, on Christmas Eve.

Yes, I feel slightly guilty.
On Christmas we will thank God for the holidays, the peace and goodwill towards all and, of course, Jim.
 

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WaitWHAT said:
I have to say I'm quite enjoying this format. Will it become a regular Christmas awards series?
Depending on how well this goes, yes. I've been working hard to turn this into as credible an award show as I can, and if it's taken well by the viewers and secures a place of prestige, I'll definitely be back with more next year.
 

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Please, does anyone know the music from the opening montage? i really likes it! (also love ID'ing the FF9 in the background every week :D )
 

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I'm thinking tomorrows winner is either Lone Survivor (hence the mask) or Borderlands 2 (hence the mask, to a lesser extent) but most probably lone survivor.
 

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Jimothy Sterling said:
WaitWHAT said:
I have to say I'm quite enjoying this format. Will it become a regular Christmas awards series?
Depending on how well this goes, yes. I've been working hard to turn this into as credible an award show as I can, and if it's taken well by the viewers and secures a place of prestige, I'll definitely be back with more next year.


OT: How will you measure whether this is effective or not? Number of views? Quick flick through the comments? Set up a poll?
 

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Good first pick. I'm liking the awards so far. Keep it going Jim!

(Also, I wonder what will be more fun to see? The good games, or the bad games?)
 

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WaitWHAT said:
Jimothy Sterling said:
WaitWHAT said:
I have to say I'm quite enjoying this format. Will it become a regular Christmas awards series?
Depending on how well this goes, yes. I've been working hard to turn this into as credible an award show as I can, and if it's taken well by the viewers and secures a place of prestige, I'll definitely be back with more next year.


OT: How will you measure whether this is effective or not? Number of views? Quick flick through the comments? Set up a poll?
Number of factors. General audience reaction, direct feedback, and what the winners do with their awards (already been told Bethesda is quite pleased with this, so that's a hot start!).
 

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BahamutWings said:
Please, does anyone know the music from the opening montage? i really likes it! (also love ID'ing the FF9 in the background every week :D )
Cryogenic Echelon's "Demigod." 'Tis credited at the end.
 

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Please, does anyone know the music from the opening montage? i really likes it! (also love ID'ing the FF9 in the background every week :D )
watch after the ending credits (Jim should have already taught you that somewhat.

OT: so is it 4 games, and then One of those is game of the year, or is it 5 separate games, and we are leading up to a "game of the year" (does a game being stated earlier in the week mean it will not win the final award? if so are these games being given in ascending order?
 

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Not sure you can really have a go with the guessing game if you've already shown the games in the opening cinematic.
 

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I can't wait to be unreasonably angry at the games Jim picks/doesn't pick. It's been a fantastic year for games so this will be an enjoyable treat. Nice to feel like someone is taking time to do something special. I'm guessing Lone Survivor too anyway.
 

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Dishonored I feel is pretty meh,it's a good game,but it's just so bland in terms of storytelling and atmosphere.
I mean it can't keep it up,it's only dreary on the outside.We don't get enough context on the places we visit,the world lore doesn't hold its own,and you barely care because you never see it having an affect in the actual environment you're in.
It took Yahtzee to tell me why I didn't care about the world or characters,it's because it's so mechanized,you can't relate to anything.Did I care about the people you murder?No.Did I really care about the Loyalists in the first place as a player?No.Did I care about the black death that is plaguing the town?No.Did I care in the political intrigue which you're dragged in?Nope.
The list goes on...Conclusion: Story,context and aesthetics didn't truly engage me as a player,exceptions being Emily,Piero and Sokolov.

The game is quickly forgetful.The counter argument for the last point is that I never really dicked around and did stuff for the hell of it,I might have when I got detected but I don't remember.
It's truly strong in gameplay which is immediately broken by the overpowered,yet mandatory Blink which you get after the first level.I played on the hardest difficulty and breezed through it(admittedly I was save scumming like there's no tomorrow),mainly because I went the solid stealth non-lethal approach,which allowed me to truly explore almost everything in the environment.

After this comes the next aspect in which this game shines brightly: level design,it felt hub-like,just like Deus Ex and Hitman.Here's a level for you to explore and make your own playground.It's a shame that the few games I select to play usually have this kind of levels,so I'm spoiled when it comes to this,but I admit I was satisfied when lurking in the shadows looking for openings around guarded areas,notes,cash,potions and the like.

But overall I enjoy Mark of the Ninja more than this.Call me a stealth fanatic or whatever but that's my personal opinion.Mark of the Ninja has a flat out better story,better atmosphere and much better refined stealth mechanics,not to mention it's 2D which makes it simpler,yet just as challenging.What can I say,I like pure stealth more than stabby,stabby action.

TL;DR Dishonored is good,but not great.Story,context,background seriously underdeveloped.

EDIT: Please don't let this post discourage you buying Dishonored,like I said,I'm a stealth fanatic and only explored one aspect of the game.The developer needs recognition and the game IS good,the options for playing however you feel like are there,you are free to combine abilities and terrain to your will at any given moment of the game.
 

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Jimothy Sterling said:
gigastar said:
Is there going to be an... "awards" series for games that have turned out to be exceptionally shit?

Or has that been left to Yahtzee?
Every year I do a "Top Ten Shittiest Games" rundown. That's coming next week.

Yes, on Christmas Eve.

Yes, I feel slightly guilty.

Top 10 "I really hope you didn't just buy these as a gift" list.

We encourage all forms of dream crushing here. :D
 

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Loved the background music, gave the whole thing a slightly goofy feel, but I really should pick up Dishonoured... Maybe when I'm done with XCOM.
 

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Have to say, this is one of the very few reasons why I still come to this site. It makes up for all the other stupid shit that goes on here.
 

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I did like Dihonored's gameplay but the shortness, bland story and robotic characters with bad guys that I don't really feel that much for, I couldn't even bring myself to finish it. I got to the bit where your in the Flooded District, got bored, stopped playing and have not picked it up since.
 

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Dang, I completely forgot he was doing a week-long award series. Re-hearing this news makes my Monday! Should be interesting to see what he chooses as his GOTY.

(And even though you didn't ask, Jim, I'll thank God for you anyway. You're welcome. I mean thank you.)
 

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Jesus, that music at the start was horrible.
like, I had to mute the video till I saw Jim show up.
Usually I don't do post like this bawing about something....but I disliked it a whole bunch and junk >.>
 

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BahamutWings said:
Please, does anyone know the music from the opening montage? i really likes it! (also love ID'ing the FF9 in the background every week :D )
Pretty certain the background music was "Rufus' Welcoming Ceremony" from FF7 this time, weirdly not FF9 Oo
 

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Prediction: tomorrow is The Walking Dead, as Molly tended to wear a mask just like that.
 

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Jimothy Sterling said:
Number of factors. General audience reaction, direct feedback, and what the winners do with their awards (already been told Bethesda is quite pleased with this, so that's a hot start!).
 

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T3hSource said:
I agree with this post, to a point at least.

I enjoyed Dishonored a lot and every positive that Jim mentioned is completely true, plus I do believe it deserves its place in these awards.

However I was disappointed by how little of the world we got to see. It seems like there's a whole lot of lore that has been established in order to create the world but we're never allowed more than a cursory glance at it. I felt like a child who was pushed along by a fussy parent every time I stopped and tried to get a closer look.

I wanted to know more about whale oil mostly; how was it first discovered, What's the process of obtaining it, is there any controversy over the act of slaughtering whales for it? It seemed like such a unique and striking element of the game but it was only ever used as a visual aesthetic and nothing more.
 

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Azuaron said:
Prediction: tomorrow is The Walking Dead, as Molly tended to wear a mask just like that.
Same here. The game deserves it.

Either way it goes, I like the jimqusisition, so this should be entertaining.
 

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BlueKenja said:
BahamutWings said:
Please, does anyone know the music from the opening montage? i really likes it! (also love ID'ing the FF9 in the background every week :D )
Pretty certain the background music was "Rufus' Welcoming Ceremony" from FF7 this time, weirdly not FF9 Oo
This is true. However it is also played by the Prima Vista band during one of Active Time Events in the Evil Forest.

I am predicting that Journey, The Walking Dead and XCom will all get an award, not sure about the 5th game. And have no idea which will be the Game of the Year.

EDIT: I was shocked - SHOCKED, i tell ya! - to hear Jim being so nice and non-sarcastic.
 

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would the shortening of the award name be the Jimmy?

OT:I may have to look into Dishonored a bit more. I'll probably pick it up at some point in the future when Steam has it on special
 
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Yup. I know what's up tomorrow.

It was a pretty good game. :)

Wish it had one last extra bit at the end, though. The game was the hardest in the middle. Once you cleared the...umm...Well, creepiest place you can imagine, your options got open enough that it became a lot easier.
 

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Why does everyone seem to love Dishonored so much? I played and beat it in one day and was pretty much bored by large sections of the game. I'm not trying to be negative it just really feels like I'm missing something.
 

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Jimothy Sterling said:
Jimquisition Awards, Part One

The very first Jimquisition Awards are here! Five days, five games, five awards!

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Booo Dishonored terribly overrated game!

LobsterFeng said:
Why does everyone seem to love Dishonored so much? I played and beat it in one day and was pretty much bored by large sections of the game. I'm not trying to be negative it just really feels like I'm missing something.
Not the only one
 

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Jimothy Sterling said:
gigastar said:
Is there going to be an... "awards" series for games that have turned out to be exceptionally shit?

Or has that been left to Yahtzee?
Every year I do a "Top Ten Shittiest Games" rundown. That's coming next week.

Yes, on Christmas Eve.

Yes, I feel slightly guilty.
Well this was unexpected, and rather pleasant. A week long series of Jim praising games instead of verbally eviscerating them? And starting with Dishonored, too. I can't wait for the rest!
Now I have to watch Yahtzee's review again, just to see why he hated it.
 

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I hate being the one to tell you this, but you were wearing the mask upside down...

Still the first episode turned out well and I'm looking forward to seeing Lone Survivor win tomorrow (probably).
 

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I would like to see the nominee list for this award. Just how many new IPs were there this year?
 

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I like this idea and can't wait to see the other four episodes this week! The only problem I have...well does anybody else feel a bit intimidated by Jim standing at his pedestal while the Shinra March plays in the background? It's like watching a dictator right before he has risen truly to power.
 

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I'm very glad to see how far the jimquisition has come. It's now easily one of the best shows on the escapist, maybe one of the best on the internet right now.
 

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Dishonored is a worthy first choice, Jim. People fail to look past Dishonored's length and miss out on a second play through that can be a completely different experience from the first. Hopefully a few more people will get interested in it after seeing you give it one of the five awards! I'd love to see a new IP sell as well as it deserves.

I like this idea of spreading out the awards to an episode a day, seeing as how it gives you plenty of time to talk about the games in your videos. I hope fan and developer reaction sync up so that we can have this again next year!
 

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I think Dishonoured deserves recognition now so that Bethesda realises they should take the franchise universe and run with it for a few more games. Steampunk, mystical, dirty Victorianesque universe? Has not been a good one of those since Thief and even then it was pre-Victorian. Anything to encourage the exploration of such an original setting is good in my books.

Though I do hope the next game isn't so binary with its ending. There is apparently a magical number of homicides that separates the good ending from the bad ending, and that seems downright arbitrary. Not to mention one of the non-lethal methods of dispatching a target is far more horrible than just outright killing them - you essentially ship one of the 3 sisters off to "Rape Island". She might have preferred a braining with a punch ladle, all things considered.

Even if I only dispatched the most corrupt and evil foes in a violent manner I would still have a high chaos score and thus get the 'bad' ending and that seemed like weak storytelling.
 

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BlueKenja said:
BahamutWings said:
Please, does anyone know the music from the opening montage? i really likes it! (also love ID'ing the FF9 in the background every week :D )
Pretty certain the background music was "Rufus' Welcoming Ceremony" from FF7 this time, weirdly not FF9 Oo
Actually, it's the version found IN Final Fantasy IX! It's the "Millennium" version played by Tantalus' band near the start of the game.

This message brought to you by The Finding Clever Workarounds So The End Credits Don't Have To Be Altered Foundation.
 

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Nice! I love Dishonored, it is my personal GOTY 2012. Very pleased to see it win a Jimmies from you, Jim! I like having my opinion of something validated by smart, famous people. :D
 

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Edit: Curses, my FF music knowledge has failed me

Though I need to go back and check FFIX then. Because that is decidedly the Rufus welcoming ceremony in FFVII as well.
 

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Dishonered... Bleh.

It was a pretty big disappointment for me. It was a cool setting that the devs did absolutely nothing with. Swap out the steam punk asthetic for modern day or fantasy and there'd be no difference. It didn't help that pretty much every actor except Susan Sarandon and Chloe Moritz phoned it in. The entire thing felt lifeless and dull. I still haven't finished my first playthrough, don't know when I will. I just feel no motivation to go back.

I was really hoping it could reach Deus Ex's lofty heights but it barely made it to Invisible War levels. Oh well. At least there's some new blood out there that isn't another brown and gray corridor shooter.
 

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JarinArenos said:
Edit: Curses, my FF music knowledge has failed me

Though I need to go back and check FFIX then. Because that is decidedly the Rufus welcoming ceremony in FFVII as well.
It is. In fact, I think FFIX even still lists it as "Rufus' Welcoming Ceremony" in the official soundtrack. The version in FFIX is included as a callback to VII, and you can actually miss it if you don't talk to the Prime Vista band after the crash into the woods.

I think, anyway. Forgive my memory, it's been a while.
 

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Was anyone else spoiled by the video description? Just below the video it says Dishonored. Or do I have latent psychic abilities?
 

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Jimothy Sterling said:
gigastar said:
Is there going to be an... "awards" series for games that have turned out to be exceptionally shit?

Or has that been left to Yahtzee?
Every year I do a "Top Ten Shittiest Games" rundown. That's coming next week.

Yes, on Christmas Eve.

Yes, I feel slightly guilty.
One thing I'd like to tell ya about the awards so far is that I like the new background you put up. It's not all that fancy, but I still like it when people give attention to the smaller details of things.

Side note: For the top ten worst games,


As always, thank God for you Jim.
 

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May I ask what was the song during the montage? Would really like to know,thank you! :)

Great one so far Jim,can't wait for part 2!
 

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May I ask what was the song during the montage? Would really like to know,thank you! :)

Great one so far Jim,can't wait for part 2!
It tells you what the song is after the credits. I forgot what it was called though.
 

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So Jim's first "Outstanding game of 2012" is also the first game in my bottom 5 of 2012...
Spectacular...

I'll go out on a limb and guess that Mass Effect 3 and Black Ops 2 are going to be on the list as well.
Those are just guesses though

and tomorrow... The Walking Dead... maybe... The surgical mask was prominently featured in Episode 4.
 

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Considering my taste in games probably the only game I've played that may end up on this list will be The Walking Dead.
 

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At the risk of drawing everyone else's Ire...Dishonoured was one of the worst choices you could have picked, Jim. It's a bland, cookie-cutter game made solely because DX:HR sold well. It uses a good chunk of the same gameplay from that game too, with the lethal and non lethal routes, while also coming off as a pretty badly done Theif. Even more confusingly, it can't decide which it wants to be. The gameplay was so bad, I couldn't finish it in one sitting.

Also...not sure if Dubstep or Drum & Bass used in the opening there.
 

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I'm surprised so many people didn't get the clue, or maybe I did a facepalm at their lack of knowledge. It's obviously Lone Survivor.



Let's give Spec Ops The Line some love, especially for its progressive IN-GAME storytelling and critique of modern military or just violent games in general.
 

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InaquiTheArgentinian said:
Azuaron said:
Prediction: tomorrow is The Walking Dead, as Molly tended to wear a mask just like that.
i think the same, but then it would be a really loose clue
If we're sticking to loose clues it could be borderlands 2. Doctor Zed wears the mask too.
 

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I need to pick up Dishonored one of these days. My bet's on Lone Survivor winning it tommorow. And if so, I agree. I don't like or even play horror games, but that one caught my eye and sucked me in.
 

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Well... Nice vid but could you PLEASE not giveaway the award winner in the description in tomorrow's one!

I myself bought Dishonored while it was half-price at Green Man Gaming and it was worth every cent three times over!
 

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I played Dishonored for 3 missions and got bored. It felt to much like other games i've played.
 

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Exciting. Love to see Dishonored getting more press. Can't wait for the next entries.

Kross said:
Jimothy Sterling said:
gigastar said:
Is there going to be an... "awards" series for games that have turned out to be exceptionally shit?

Or has that been left to Yahtzee?
Every year I do a "Top Ten Shittiest Games" rundown. That's coming next week.

Yes, on Christmas Eve.

Yes, I feel slightly guilty.

Top 10 "I really hope you didn't just buy these as a gift" list.

We encourage all forms of dream crushing here. :D
The Escapist: Where we bash you on the head with amazing games, and make you feel massive amounts of doubt and remorse about everything else you've bought. :D
 

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What the hell was that?

The game footage montage combined with the dub-step soundtrack makes me want to hate Jim, even though I usually think he's OK.
 

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SomebodyNowhere said:
would the shortening of the award name be the Jimmy?
No, I think it would be "Jimmy Hat"... which is a special kind of... hat... that you wear on your... Jimmy.
 

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Azuaron said:
Prediction: tomorrow is The Walking Dead, as Molly tended to wear a mask just like that.
I refute that assumption with Lone Survivor - a game that absolutely deserves an award or two.
 

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So you put a 1 minute intro into a 4 minutes video and will spam those 1 day each over 5 days.
 

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Ahh Jim still referencing FF-IX's music as the backing tune but the Backing music while Jim is talking on camera is from FF-VII the marching tune when you have to imitate a Shin-ra Soldier at Junon Harbour.
 

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gigastar said:
Is there going to be an... "awards" series for games that have turned out to be exceptionally shit?

Or has that been left to Yahtzee?
Isn't that how he treats pretty much 99 percent of things?

Besides Yahtzee bitches about everything,

Jim bitches when he has to.
 

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T3hSource said:
Dishonored I feel is pretty meh,it's a good game,but it's just so bland in terms of storytelling and atmosphere.
I mean it can't keep it up,it's only dreary on the outside.We don't get enough context on the places we visit,the world lore doesn't hold its own,and you barely care because you never see it having an affect in the actual environment you're in.
It took Yahtzee to tell me why I didn't care about the world or characters,it's because it's so mechanized,you can't relate to anything.Did I care about the people you murder?No.Did I really care about the Loyalists in the first place as a player?No.Did I care about the black death that is plaguing the town?No.Did I care in the political intrigue which you're dragged in?Nope.
The list goes on...Conclusion: Story,context and aesthetics didn't truly engage me as a player,exceptions being Emily,Piero and Sokolov.

The game is quickly forgetful.The counter argument for the last point is that I never really dicked around and did stuff for the hell of it,I might have when I got detected but I don't remember.
It's truly strong in gameplay which is immediately broken by the overpowered,yet mandatory Blink which you get after the first level.I played on the hardest difficulty and breezed through it(admittedly I was save scumming like there's no tomorrow),mainly because I went the solid stealth non-lethal approach,which allowed me to truly explore almost everything in the environment.

After this comes the next aspect in which this game shines brightly: level design,it felt hub-like,just like Deus Ex and Hitman.Here's a level for you to explore and make your own playground.It's a shame that the few games I select to play usually have this kind of levels,so I'm spoiled when it comes to this,but I admit I was satisfied when lurking in the shadows looking for openings around guarded areas,notes,cash,potions and the like.

But overall I enjoy Mark of the Ninja more than this.Call me a stealth fanatic or whatever but that's my personal opinion.Mark of the Ninja has a flat out better story,better atmosphere and much better refined stealth mechanics,not to mention it's 2D which makes it simpler,yet just as challenging.What can I say,I like pure stealth more than stabby,stabby action.

TL;DR Dishonored is good,but not great.Story,context,background seriously underdeveloped.

EDIT: Please don't let this post discourage you buying Dishonored,like I said,I'm a stealth fanatic and only explored one aspect of the game.The developer needs recognition and the game IS good,the options for playing however you feel like are there,you are free to combine abilities and terrain to your will at any given moment of the game.
i agree with you. game is good but not great. i also forgot what was going on and dint care much about the characters in the game as well. i had a good time with it and i will play it again eventually, but now im busy with BF3 and AC3.
 

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Jimothy Sterling said:
TheSteeleStrap said:
Knusper said:
He didn't say 'Thank God for me' at the end O.O
Yeah, I can't feel like my week can go on as normal without that.
You're gonna have to wait until Friday.

OH THE SUSPENSE!
Aah, see this is how he gets you. He's testing the waters for his inevitable takeover.

First he has you waiting a week, then two weeks, then a month, then several months and it keeps going like that until one day the whole world's been conditioned to say it every hour on the hour.
 

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I avoided all the hype for Dishonored because with all those powers my first thought was "wouldn't this game be super easy if you have all those powers"?

Can anyone who's played the game tell me if it's really easy or not?

Also my guess for tomorrow's game based off the clue is Prototype 2.
 

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I avoided all the hype for Dishonored because with all those powers my first thought was "wouldn't this game be super easy if you have all those powers"?

Can anyone who's played the game tell me if it's really easy or not?

Also my guess for tomorrow's game based off the clue is Prototype 2.
if you play the stealth approach, its not that easy. also if you chose the rambo approach, you still have to be careful. even with the powers.
my first play through took me over 15 hours. i really took my time and tried to be careful if you want to reach the "ghost" achievement by the end of the level.
in short, its like deus ex HR, just in a more fantasy setting world. and deus ex HR wasnt really easy either, despite the powers you had.
 

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Good to know in advance that Lone Survivor will pop up, I was really disappointed when almost no media outlets recognized it. Though given Jim's seeming love of survival horror, it makes perfect sense.

Now just give XCOM some love and I'll be content. It is probably my personal GOTY, played the living hell out of that one.
 

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mabey the clue could be the walking dead game? the only I know of where it makes sense
 

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So you put a 1 minute intro into a 4 minutes video and will spam those 1 day each over 5 days.
Uh, no. The next videos feature only the tail-end of the intro (The Dishonored clip into the titles). Cool assumption though, bro!
 

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Jim,

I typically truly value your opinion, and "Thank God" for you. However, I feel that the award was not given to a game truly deserving. Dishonored is simply put - Bioshock Revamped. It could have quickly fit into the same art style and story telling format that Bioshock has popularized (But never invented.) The game play felt similar, "magic" felt like "plasmids" and i've already forgotten most of the game. I even spent 38 hours in the game! It just simply wasn't great, original, or worthy of any Game of the Year awards.

To add further insult to injury, I felt I wasted 60$. I might have paid 30$ for this title, but it was not worthy of 60 and I should have taken that money and put it against better titles that came out later in the fall.
 

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BahamutWings said:
Please, does anyone know the music from the opening montage? i really likes it! (also love ID'ing the FF9 in the background every week :D )
Cryogenic Echelon's "Demigod." 'Tis credited at the end.
It wasn't at the end. It just says Drill Queen like usual.
 

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itchcrotch said:
Jimothy Sterling said:
BahamutWings said:
Please, does anyone know the music from the opening montage? i really likes it! (also love ID'ing the FF9 in the background every week :D )
Cryogenic Echelon's "Demigod." 'Tis credited at the end.
It wasn't at the end. It just says Drill Queen like usual.
It's totally at the end, just after the regular credits.