What video game have you been playing?

NO SPAM ALLOWED! Discuss stuff not related to Japan or Japanese. The rules are the same in this forum as in the other forums.
Post Reply
elXco
Posts: 106
Joined: Sat 04.08.2006 1:37 pm

What video game have you been playing?

Post by elXco » Sat 04.08.2006 10:06 pm

What video games have you been playing lately? Give me a description of what it is like.


EX: TES IV Oblivion
Its pretty much your own world. You can add on to the game and make pretty much anything. You can fight monsters or just buy a house and settle down in it. (If you are looking for a good rpg/adventure game, I'd suggest this one!)
Last edited by elXco on Wed 05.10.2006 9:12 pm, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
TokyoRoze
Posts: 431
Joined: Wed 02.02.2005 11:19 am
Contact:

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by TokyoRoze » Sat 04.08.2006 11:48 pm

TES: Oblivion
Hiragana: 0/46
Katakana 0/46
Kanji: Kyuu4:0/80

User avatar
kanadajin
Posts: 1528
Joined: Wed 05.04.2005 7:04 pm
Contact:

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by kanadajin » Sun 04.09.2006 12:44 am

Is TES IV Oblivion a free game? I searched for it on google but im not sure if I found the right site. I found something called The elder scrolls or something like that.
Last edited by kanadajin on Sun 04.09.2006 12:50 am, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
Hark
Posts: 73
Joined: Sat 03.11.2006 6:30 am
Native language: Slovenčina (Slovak)
Gender: Male
Location: Bratislava

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by Hark » Sun 04.09.2006 5:07 am

Kanadajin, TES means "The Elder Scrolls". Oblivion is the 4th sequel. You can find more about the games at wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_elder_scrolls. It was possible to download Arena for free, but I can't find it any more. I don't remember where it was located, but you can try searching http://www.bethsoft.com.

If you like RPG, TES is great choice. As Oblivion is new (and so rather expensive), you can buy Morrowind GOTY edition (with both datadisks). You'll get a perfect game with large world to explore and possibility to make your hero anything you want. Making an excellent alchemist out of knight isn't that hard. :D

Dagoth Ur awaits you! ;)

User avatar
Zeo
Posts: 536
Joined: Tue 08.16.2005 8:13 am
Native language: Norwegian
Location: Norway

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by Zeo » Sun 04.09.2006 5:13 am

Battlefield 2
Its a FPS game, a war game kinda.

aKuMu
Posts: 636
Joined: Sun 12.04.2005 8:19 pm
Native language: German

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by aKuMu » Sun 04.09.2006 5:25 am

Im not playing anything right now, but the last Game i played was "EVO The Search for Eden" for the SNES :D
Played it trough in a few Hours.
But this Month 2 Great Adventures are going to be released. (Dreamfall and Paradise) [Im a big Adventurefan]
Im really looking forward to these games.

User avatar
keatonatron
Posts: 4838
Joined: Sat 02.04.2006 3:31 am
Native language: English
Gender: Male
Location: Tokyo (Via Seattle)
Contact:

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by keatonatron » Sun 04.09.2006 6:24 am

I've been playing the Godfather. It's a bit clumsy to control and there are a few annoyances, but it's a solid action game, and a great tribute to the film.

Also, I've been playing a few browser-based space-conquest adventure games--namely, Astrowars and Ferion. The first one is a lot simpler than the second. Both are great if you want to play a massively multiplayer game but don't have a lot of time to invest in it. The reason I can't get into MMORPG's is that the people who have no life and play 24/7 will always be lightyears ahead of me. With the games I mentioned, everything is tick-based which means the emphasis is on strategy and prioritizing, and not on levelling up as fast as you can. (basically, I actually have the possibility of being the best even if I only log in once a day for 10 minutes).

If anyone wants to play, let me know who you are and maybe we can ally B)

elXco
Posts: 106
Joined: Sat 04.08.2006 1:37 pm

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by elXco » Sun 04.09.2006 7:55 am

I've also been playing Conquer online ( a free online rpg). It is boring at first, but imo, at a higher lvl it is very fun!
Sorry i was gone so long guys. I had to go to sleep:D

User avatar
tanuki
Posts: 2302
Joined: Sun 09.25.2005 9:00 pm
Location: South America

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by tanuki » Sun 04.09.2006 11:14 am

I haven't played games in a while, but the last games I played (and finished) were:

The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages
The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask

I still have to finish "The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap", but right now I don't have time, maybe in vacations.

So, now you know why I have this avatar, I like the Zelda games a lot.:)
僕の下手な日本語を直してください。

User avatar
Ashurii
Posts: 38
Joined: Sun 03.19.2006 4:46 pm
Native language: English
Gender: Female
Location: Honolulu, HI
Contact:

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by Ashurii » Sun 04.09.2006 12:12 pm

Nothing at the moment, but I'll be returning to Final Fantasy XI after three months, next month (So much for quitting.. :@) It's a great way to practice your Japanese.. at leat when you aren't getting "JP ONRY / NA [Too weak]" messages. :(
Last edited by Ashurii on Sun 04.09.2006 12:18 pm, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
Hatori
Posts: 949
Joined: Thu 10.13.2005 10:31 pm
Native language: English
Location: Chicago Suburbs

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by Hatori » Sun 04.09.2006 12:20 pm

i havn't played and stuck to a video game for a really long time. i think i'll buy a nwe SquareEnix game soon.... :D
~ハトリ~

elXco
Posts: 106
Joined: Sat 04.08.2006 1:37 pm

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by elXco » Sun 04.09.2006 12:23 pm

Hatori, do you have a Ps2 or Xbox 360, FF12 should come out sometime soon. I've played a demo. It is really fun!



(HEHE 10th post. Im getting there:D)
Last edited by elXco on Sun 04.09.2006 12:25 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Christian_
Posts: 399
Joined: Tue 06.21.2005 10:35 pm

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by Christian_ » Sun 04.09.2006 1:46 pm

"塊魂"と"みんな大好き塊魂"!!! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katamari_Damacy http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/We_Love_Katamari I heard theese games weren't too popular in Japan, but I think their awesome. Diablo 2 LOD was extremely addictive too. If you have a PS2 and some extra cash I suggest picking up either, their cheap 20$ and 30$!!!

elXco
Posts: 106
Joined: Sat 04.08.2006 1:37 pm

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by elXco » Sun 04.09.2006 1:50 pm

Katamari Damacy is amazing. I have both of those games. At a first glance though, the game looks pretty weird.;)

User avatar
Mori no Hana
Posts: 9
Joined: Sat 03.11.2006 8:40 pm

RE: What video game have you been playing?

Post by Mori no Hana » Sun 04.09.2006 3:14 pm

Right now I'm just dinking around on Ragnarok after a year-long break on it, and I've been contemplating downloading the Japanese version along with my current English one for practice and kicks.

Ugh, I don't know about Oblivion. I'm so used to MMORPGs that I find it almost impossible to play anything in The Elder Scrolls series. I played Morrowind and was completely bored to death. Y___Y But at the same time I've heard it's awesome from some of my friends. Meh, whichever.

And I keep putting off finishing up The Minish Cap and Golden Sun. :@

Post Reply