This game needs a remaster
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Posted 27 August 2016 - 10:46 PM
Posted 27 August 2016 - 10:56 PM
Posted 28 August 2016 - 12:03 AM
I'd buy it.
The NWN2 forum ... it's here.
Posted 28 August 2016 - 12:29 AM
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Posted 29 August 2016 - 11:12 AM
Posted 30 August 2016 - 11:23 AM
This game needs a remaster
Not to mention fixes for some long-standing bugs.
- Katarack21 likes this
Posted 01 September 2016 - 11:28 AM
As well as the technical spit and polish, bug quashing and FIXING THE CAMERA, I think really that if NWN2 were remastered I would want to see a major reworking of the plot, characters and choices. In essence I think it needs streamlining, getting rid of all the flabby boring stuff and making what remains detailed and reactive.
Some of the characters i'd merge, perhaps Khelgar and Casavir, so that one interesting character emerges from two fairly dull and cliched ones. Areas that were unexplored, introduced and then discarded i'd expand to cover multiple roles: Crossroad Keep, Fort Locke and Highcliff Castle i'd probably merge into one gradually changing and evolving location, that opened up as explored and the plot demanded. Highcliff i'd probably make the protagonists home, it is far more striking visually, allows access to the Mere and would serve just as well as West Harbour.
The run to Neverwinter i'd try to make a Flight from the Dark like desperate escape, pursued, endangered and deadly. I'd also like to maybe allow multiple routes instead of just one, and have consequences and unique content on each.
I could go on, i've written out a veritable campaign based on how i'd GM the OC, though i'd definitely keep most of the core elements as they are well designed. I really don't know why i've thought about this so much when I consider the OC mediocre, strange.
Edit: Oh i'd also like the dance of death from the first NWN re-implemented, dodges, parries, attacks etcetera animated. Lord knows why they omitted this.
Edited by Nonek, 01 September 2016 - 11:32 AM.
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Posted 02 September 2016 - 06:53 AM
I'd go for it; my original run through NWN2 was cut short by a broken ankle and a broken computer and a broken laptop. It was a bad year.
Now I have a laptop to play it with (assuming I can find all the discs again) but modern laptops don't come with disc drives, and external disc drives are a pain for long-term laptop playing, IMO.
Posted 04 September 2016 - 02:05 AM
well mine looks like that, but not so neat and tidy. All mine are just tossed into the old footlocker along with old cds and cases, computer parts from 20 years ago and what ever else i toss in there that i wont' see again for another 10 years.
Posted 04 September 2016 - 12:15 PM
By far an incomplete D&D collection. I'm missing Storm of Zehir, Temple of Elemental Evil (which I had, played, but never finished), and Planescape: Torment ... a game I admit I've never owned or played.
My current Drow Rogue playthrough of NWN2 is fun. I forgot how finicky the camera options can be, but once you get the right configuration, you can whip it around pretty easily.
Posted 05 September 2016 - 06:41 AM
Well... my Steam library looks like that. My laptop doesn't even have a DVD ROM.
Posted 05 September 2016 - 06:44 AM
Planescape: Torment ... a game I admit I've never owned or played.
Get out! You lucky dog. You get to play it for the first time. Go offline, go on amazon, or steam, or GOG, or whatever and order it now. As a game it's just ok. As a story that you experience first hand it's outstanding. Best plot, best story, best characters in any game I've ever played. PoE is second.
- ManifestedISO likes this
Posted 05 September 2016 - 10:35 AM
Wow, high praise from a trustworthy source. I'll pick it up.
Posted 05 September 2016 - 11:16 AM
This game needs a console version.
(raises force field to deflect incoming debris)
- Bokishi likes this
Posted 05 September 2016 - 09:20 PM
Consoles are cool, I got a Xbox so I can play with friends
Posted 06 September 2016 - 10:43 PM
I got a Xbox so I could play ReCore, coming Tuesday ... the first game I've seen requiring Win10, 8 GB of RAM, and 2 GB of VRAM ... which means on XB1 it'll be sofa king slow. Also I don't get out much, so probably it's not technically the first game with those requirements. Actually I do go outside a lot.
Posted 07 September 2016 - 04:34 AM
Can't find the discs ... you can borrow mine. I thought everyone's RPG hard stash looked like this.
I wish. Sadly I had to get rid of my pc game boxes (and a lot of my console game boxes and dvd/bluray boxes) for space reasons.
Posted 08 September 2016 - 09:51 AM
A 64 bits remaster could be very appreciated , because as much as I love NwN2 and all its expansions, the CPU charge can be very annoying.
Posted 27 September 2016 - 01:10 PM
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