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Post by iLOVEZelda » Sat Jul 26, 2008 9:34 am

I was just cleaning/trying to re-organize my games this morning and i found a game that i'd forgotten i had and have never played...

It's a KONAMI game called "SHADOW OF MEMORIES".

I have never heard of this game before (that's why i bought it i think!) and i was wondering if anyone has played this game? if so what do you think of it?

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Post by thl » Sat Jul 26, 2008 9:50 am

Here's the link for further information about the game. Also the trailer is available here.

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Post by James Bond » Sat Jul 26, 2008 10:41 am

Have you thought about erm.....well........ playing it? :lol:
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Post by thl » Sat Jul 26, 2008 12:12 pm

James Bond wrote:Have you thought about erm.....well........ playing it? :lol:
It's a very decent title and is likely to be obscure. Plus it's one of those games that is overshadowed by the Resident Evil and Silent Hill
series. Had a very good storyline to it.

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Post by JimMiller » Sat Jul 26, 2008 5:17 pm

I have this one on xbox, though it was initially an early ps2 release. I have hardly played it to be honest. All I can remember from playing it years ago is the ridiculously loud footsteps in this game, has anyone else experienced this - what on earth is that about :shock: ? It just sounds weird in proportion to everything else (before anyone tells me to turn the volume down :) ). I don't know if it is the same on ps2 but try it and see what I mean.

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Post by revgiblet » Sun Jul 27, 2008 5:39 am

I thought that this was a fun game. I liked it, but felt that the main character had a very bad case of gender confusion.
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Post by iLOVEZelda » Sun Jul 27, 2008 7:31 am

James Bond wrote:Have you thought about erm.....well........ playing it? :lol:
Hehe-yeah that did cross my mind! i just wondered if anyone out there knew of it. x

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Post by Fightersmegamix » Sun Jul 27, 2008 9:26 am

I played it a few years back. The story of going back in time to prevent your death was good, I think there are 5 different endings but each path has only minor variations so i stopped playing after finishing it once.

*Spoiler* The ending I got did make me laugh tho - the main character saved the day and prevented his own murder then got run over by two drunks in a car while walking off. Reminded me of an old wild west film I saw when the main character defending a village squares up against the gang of bad guys in the final shoot out and they just kill him and the credits roll.

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Post by yethboth » Sun Jul 27, 2008 5:38 pm

Not played it yet. but it sounds good.

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Post by Elgin_McQueen » Wed Jul 30, 2008 10:30 am

It's one of teh most entertining games on the PS2 in my opinion. One of theose great games that tends to get completely overlooked and noones really heard of. Wasn't there 5 differential endings you had to get and only then you could get the 6th and DEFINITIVE ending though? Think I played through to 3 of the endings then gave up. Always entertaining though.
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Post by ToxieDogg » Wed Jul 30, 2008 10:43 am

I've always wanted to play this. Can never seem to get hold of it though :(
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Post by mandelbrot78 » Sat Aug 02, 2008 4:28 pm

I have played it and while the concept is interesting the gameplay is pretty weak. It's an adventure game but it has minimal puzzles and absolutely no challenge.

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