Things you don't like about Japanese games

  • Page

    of 4 First / Last

    Previous
  • Syrette 4 Jul 2013 21:05:07 43,061 posts
    Seen 5 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    - Constant lengthy cutscenes

    - Text conversations

  • King_Edward 4 Jul 2013 21:12:02 11,454 posts
    Seen 2 days ago
    Registered 4 years ago
    Not enough of them.
  • the_dudefather 4 Jul 2013 21:17:07 9,182 posts
    Seen 27 minutes ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    "..."

    (ง ͠ ͟ʖ ͡)

  • Armoured_Bear 4 Jul 2013 21:17:28 10,258 posts
    Seen 2 minutes ago
    Registered 2 years ago
    King_Edward wrote:
    Not enough of them.
    this.

    XBL : ecosse011172
    PSN : ecosse_011172
    NNID : armoured_bear

  • Razz 4 Jul 2013 21:19:30 60,750 posts
    Seen 31 minutes ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    I want an F-zero game made by former members of Psygnosis/Studio Liverpool

    --------------------------------------------------------------------
    Steam/PSN/XBOX: Razztafarai | 3DS: 1246-9674-8856
    --------------------------------------------------------------------

  • wayneh 4 Jul 2013 21:21:29 2,281 posts
    Seen 16 minutes ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    Syrette wrote:
    - Constant lengthy cutscenes

    - Text conversations
    All the male characters look effeminate, all the female characters are jail bait

    Act like a dumbshit and they will treat you as an equal

  • X201 4 Jul 2013 21:21:49 15,124 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    Games that are still too difficult, even when playing on Easy.
  • monkman76 4 Jul 2013 21:26:08 3,938 posts
    Seen 34 minutes ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    Too many boss battles that are nothing like the normal gameplay. And often harder.
  • Progguitarist 4 Jul 2013 21:27:34 10,400 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    wayneh wrote:
    Syrette wrote:
    - Constant lengthy cutscenes

    - Text conversations
    All the male characters look effeminate, all the female characters are jail bait
    Nailed it!
  • Rajin 4 Jul 2013 21:29:58 614 posts
    Seen 16 hours ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    Cat girls, stereotype emo main character that turns into someone that wants to ''protect everyone'', little children in your party.
  • wayneh 4 Jul 2013 21:32:59 2,281 posts
    Seen 16 minutes ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    Progguitarist wrote:
    wayneh wrote:
    Syrette wrote:
    - Constant lengthy cutscenes

    - Text conversations
    All the male characters look effeminate, all the female characters are jail bait
    Nailed it!
    Forgot to add random cutesy animal

    Act like a dumbshit and they will treat you as an equal

  • King_Edward 4 Jul 2013 21:33:19 11,454 posts
    Seen 2 days ago
    Registered 4 years ago
    Oh. Japanese game is short hand for JRPG. In that case, Blue Dragon.
  • mcmothercruncher 4 Jul 2013 21:42:50 6,428 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    All the pixelated lady gardens.
  • Kostabi 4 Jul 2013 21:42:57 4,874 posts
    Seen 6 hours ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    The constant reliance on swords and sharp sticks despite everyone knowing magic and having flying cars.
  • Rhaegyr 4 Jul 2013 21:43:32 1,406 posts
    Seen 14 hours ago
    Registered 3 years ago
    They make Western games look shit in comparison
  • Shikasama 4 Jul 2013 21:48:35 6,603 posts
    Seen 1 hour ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    When people dismiss Nier as 'just another JRPG'
  • Short-Round 4 Jul 2013 21:50:55 1,181 posts
    Seen 4 weeks ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    The lazy anime art style they pretty much all have.
  • bobdebob 4 Jul 2013 21:53:20 546 posts
    Seen 25 minutes ago
    Registered 3 years ago
    The ability to not stay grounded in reality, even when the setting calls for it, e.g. Yakuza 2, would've liked to continue the series but apparently it gets worse.

    Edited by bobdebob at 21:53:35 04-07-2013
  • thedaveeyres 4 Jul 2013 21:54:45 10,686 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    Japanese things. FUCK THEM.

    D****** ******r

    XBLA: Hamster Trippin
    Steam: thedaveeyres
    PSN: HamsterTrippin

  • Stranded87 4 Jul 2013 21:55:41 849 posts
    Seen 10 minutes ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    I agree with most of the above points. Also in the case of JRPG's random battles. It's never been a mechanic that I've liked and these days it just feels really dated.
  • Folant 4 Jul 2013 22:01:02 1,161 posts
    Seen 2 days ago
    Registered 3 years ago
    Not. Enough. Chocobos.

    Every game. From every region. Should have Chocobos.

    Posted from my Nexus 4, not using Tapatalk 4.

  • mal 4 Jul 2013 22:02:52 22,332 posts
    Seen 2 days ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    monkman76 wrote:
    Too many boss battles that are nothing like the normal gameplay. And often harder.
    Meh, you just have to learn their patterns.

    Edit: Also, Razz makes an excellent point.

    Edited by mal at 22:03:35 04-07-2013

    Cubby didn't know how to turn off sigs!

  • Fatiguez 4 Jul 2013 22:10:52 8,707 posts
    Seen 16 minutes ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    They're all really generic and turn people into boring weaboo paedos
  • Dombat 4 Jul 2013 22:17:29 240 posts
    Seen 50 minutes ago
    Registered 3 years ago
    The constant grunting and sighing characters do since they introduced full voice acting.

    Although I don't play many JRPGs anymore I still enjoy them a lot, but this needs to go.
  • Deleted user 4 July 2013 22:17:59
    They are shit.

    The emo haircuts.
  • Deleted user 4 July 2013 22:27:14
    Folant wrote:
    Not. Enough. Chocobos.

    Every game. From every region. Should have Chocobos.
    This.
  • Deleted user 4 July 2013 22:49:57
    Squeaky voices, pokemon, huge breasts.
    Also Mario's name. Why the hell should he be Mario and not Jose or Carlos.

    Edited by Cosmopolitan at 22:53:45 04-07-2013
  • mal 4 Jul 2013 23:04:49 22,332 posts
    Seen 2 days ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    King_Edward wrote:
    Oh. Japanese game is short hand for JRPG. In that case, Blue Dragon.
    I wouldn't mind if it was limited to mostly identikit RPGs. Trouble is this shit has started invading my beloved 2d shooters now.

    Cubby didn't know how to turn off sigs!

  • DrStrangelove 5 Jul 2013 01:31:02 3,365 posts
    Seen 4 hours ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    Syrette wrote:
    - Constant lengthy cutscenes
    That is a problem of Japanese games?
  • Syrette 5 Jul 2013 07:26:04 43,061 posts
    Seen 5 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    DrStrangelove wrote:
    Syrette wrote:
    - Constant lengthy cutscenes
    That is a problem of Japanese games?
    I'd say I encounter that 'issue' more in Japanese games than Western ones. That's all.

  • Page

    of 4 First / Last

    Previous
Log in or register to reply