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Games Acquired 2020

by ElkinFencer10 Sat Jan 04, 2020 5:24 pm

Howdy folks, and welcome to the Games Acquired 2020 thread where we share our latest gaming acquisitions! As the resident bad-financial-decision-maker of the forums, I figured it was appropriate that I start the thread this year as I did last year. Feel free to share as little or as much as you want in any format you want (within reason). Below are links to previous years' threads if you need an example.

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Re: Games Acquired 2020

by ElkinFencer10 Sat Jan 04, 2020 5:28 pm

IT'S FINALLY DECKMAS, THE GREATEST AND MOST INCONSISTENTLY DATED HOLIDAY OF THE YEAR

Acquired in 2020 so far - 10 Games; 10 physical, 0 digital

January (10 Games Acquired; 10 physical, 0 digital)
The Outer Worlds (PS4)
Rocketbirds 2 Evolution (Vita)
Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention (Vita)
Disgaea 1 Complete (Switch)
Disgaea 4 Complete+ (Switch)
Disgaea 5 Complete (Switch)
God Wars: The Complete Legend (Switch)
Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes (Switch)
Hey! Pikmin (3DS)
Tales of the Abyss (3DS)


New for January 4
The Outer Worlds (PS4)
Rocketbirds 2 Evolution (Vita)
Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention (Vita)
Disgaea 1 Complete (Switch)
Disgaea 4 Complete+ (Switch)
Disgaea 5 Complete (Switch)
God Wars: The Complete Legend (Switch)
Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes (Switch)
Hey! Pikmin (3DS)
Tales of the Abyss (3DS)
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Re: Games Acquired 2020

by BoneSnapDeez Mon Jan 06, 2020 1:27 pm

Should I start posting pictures again? Okay!
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Super excited to finally have a copy of Dragon Knight & Graffiti. Been chasing that one for ages.
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Re: Games Acquired 2020

by ElkinFencer10 Mon Jan 06, 2020 5:43 pm

Acquired in 2020 so far - 11 Games; 11 physical, 0 digital

January (11 Games Acquired; 10 physical, 0 digital)
The Outer Worlds (PS4)
Rocketbirds 2 Evolution (Vita)
Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention (Vita)
Disgaea 1 Complete (Switch)
Disgaea 4 Complete+ (Switch)
Disgaea 5 Complete (Switch)
God Wars: The Complete Legend (Switch)
Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes (Switch)
Hey! Pikmin (3DS)
Tales of the Abyss (3DS)
Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered (Switch)


New for January 6
Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered (Switch)
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Re: Games Acquired 2020

by ElkinFencer10 Wed Jan 08, 2020 10:05 am

Acquired in 2020 so far - 12 Games; 12 physical, 0 digital

January (12 Games Acquired; 10 physical, 0 digital)
The Outer Worlds (PS4)
Rocketbirds 2 Evolution (Vita)
Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention (Vita)
Disgaea 1 Complete (Switch)
Disgaea 4 Complete+ (Switch)
Disgaea 5 Complete (Switch)
God Wars: The Complete Legend (Switch)
Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes (Switch)
Hey! Pikmin (3DS)
Tales of the Abyss (3DS)
Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered (Switch)
Ring Fit Adventure (Switch)


New for January 7
Ring Fit Adventure (Switch)
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Re: Games Acquired 2020

by prfsnl_gmr Wed Jan 08, 2020 10:55 am

BoneSnapDeez wrote:Should I start posting pictures again? Okay!
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Super excited to finally have a copy of Dragon Knight & Graffiti. Been chasing that one for ages.


Princess Tomato looking so good! That’s one I still need for my collection, and I always loved the cover art. Let us know your thoughts on how it plays.

Speaking of cover art, Wizardry has the best ever, and I bought my copy of Ultimate Wizardry Archives based on the sweet cover art alone. I’m going to try to get it running on DOSBox in one of my children’s old Android Tablets. (You know, in my spare time...) When I actually play through the first few games, however, I will likely play the Japanese PSX versions, which I recently learned (1) are playable entirely in English without a patch; (2) the best versions of the original games; and (3) not all that expensive.

Finally, how’s Dungeon Explorer? Is it the same as the PSP Dungeon Explorer game? I always assumed it was, but looking into it, I’m not so sure...
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Re: Games Acquired 2020

by Note Wed Jan 08, 2020 1:29 pm

Enjoying the pics, Bone! I might have to follow suit this year.
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Re: Games Acquired 2020

by BoneSnapDeez Wed Jan 08, 2020 2:33 pm

@prfsnl_gmr

I actually prefer Wizardry on consoles too. That said, I don't think everything contained on the Ultimate Wizardry Archives has an English console port (I could be wrong here, due to those Japanese games in English, as you noted) and GOG.com just has parts 6-8.
(Actually, wait, what the hell is this?!)
https://www.gog.com/game/wizardry_labyr ... lost_souls

Whatever the case, this disc is pretty swell. I used to have the similar Ultima Collection but unfortunately lost that somewhere along the way. Thankfully, those are all on GOG.

I think the DS and PSP Dungeon Explorer games are actually different. They were given the same title for their American releases, but have different names in Japan. Weird.

@Note

Thanks! I'm a very "visual person" and retro games are cute.
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Re: Games Acquired 2020

by pierrot Wed Jan 08, 2020 2:45 pm

BoneSnapDeez wrote:what the hell is this?!
https://www.gog.com/game/wizardry_labyr ... lost_souls

That's the PS3 game. Another one of those Japanese developed Wizardry games.

On an unrelated note, today I learned that the boards can contextually create hyperlinks, without the html flags--.
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Re: Games Acquired 2020

by BoneSnapDeez Wed Jan 08, 2020 2:48 pm

Look at dem graphics.

Wizardry?? More like Weebzardry, amiritefolks?!

Just installed Wizardry 1 on my PC. Damn it's been a long time since I derped with DOSBox.
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