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the hardest or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by snowkatt » Fri Jul 30, 2010 9:29 pm

the game that i played recently thats just plain unfair and downright cheap ( no no not mario kart or party ) was wet on the xbox 360
that thing is just so god damn cheap

example i have to walk in to a room thats on fire
i walk in to the room nothing happens i look aroudn to see where to go and she dies from the fire that suddenly enguls the floor out of nowhere
turns out the moment you eneter the room you have to run forward to keep ahead of the flames

how the hell am i supposed to know that before dying ?!

or a dreaded quick time scene where you have to jump around a burning pier you fall you die
one of the buttons intructs you to hit B
which si al very fine and dandy except that B instructs rubi to let go
hit it too early you died
hold B too long and you die because she lets go
i have died countless times there just because i held B too long

i dont think i need to discuss just how cheap mario kart and party is and what a bastard the cpu is

sonic shuffle is equally bad with a cpu that is not just omniscent but also down right cheats

the least said sbout the snk and doa bosses the better

hardest games with out dregging up the nes and snes games

currently its dw gundam for me they expect me to be every where to everything and fight several aces in a row
...great

any tomb raider games before crystal dynamics but not because they are so well designed but because the camera and controls are broken

teenage mutant ninja turltes 2 battle nexus
there is a timer
they move like wel turtles
it takes ages for any of them to dispatch just one enemy who can and wil stagger you
and im now in a level where i have to carry a damn robot to the end of the level in 5 minutes

aaaargh !

you see that ? thats a ps 2 controller that goes flying followed by a you bastard !
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Re: the harderst or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by OldSkoolCoolFool » Sat Jul 31, 2010 4:06 am

The first 3 Mortal Kombat games are the cheapest games i've ever played...
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Re: the harderst or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by ShadowMan » Sat Jul 31, 2010 4:30 am

Dragons Lair for the NES. You literally die every 5 steps from something you would never see coming. Try again and manage to avoid said obstacle only to get caught by something else 5 seconds later :lol:
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Re: the harderst or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by retrojc » Sat Jul 31, 2010 4:32 am

after the first couple fo levels i found Rayman really hard

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Re: the harderst or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by sebadude » Sat Jul 31, 2010 4:38 am

King of the Fighters 2001 (or 2000, can't remember which!) on PS2.

The 'last' boss has to be one of the most unfairly weighted one-on-one fighter bosses in history.

He has this stupid cape with spikes on it that he keeps waving at you in lightning-quick succession, and you don't have time to get a punch in edgeways.

He seems impossible to beat, unless you line up your three fighters in a perfect combination to gradually chip away at his energy, could take you 100 attempts, literally...

..then you finally defeat him, with only a shred of your own energy bar left...

...only to find he's not even really the last boss, and there's a similarly rock-solid douche waiting stage left to kick your ass all over again.

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Post by speedlolita » Sat Jul 31, 2010 4:43 am

Gill, SF3, on the hardest difficulty.
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Post by Freestyler » Sat Jul 31, 2010 4:46 am

Sonic Unleashed on the X360 was one of the most cheap and unfair games I've played in recent memory. Not the sedate Werehog bits but the hyperactive you-couldn't-see-it-coming constant deaths of the Sonic sections. You simply have no way of knowing what's coming and so you HAVE TO GET HIT every time in order to know to avoid it the next time.

It's less a game and more of a memory test. My kids also found it amazingly frustrating for something bearing a Sonic Team logo.
It's amazingly gorgeous to look at, but a total pig to play. To be honest they should have just made the Werehog a separate character and made him star in his own game, since the gameplay style was far too disjointed to Sonic's own. They did it with the quite cool Shadow the Hedgehog.
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Re: the harderst or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by thevulture » Sat Jul 31, 2010 4:51 am

Rick Dangerous ST/Amiga-Just how it got such good reviews i`ll never know. Cannon Fodder-Level 8 is it? wading through water in the artic, getting hit by rockets fired from dudes way off screen. Metroid Prime GC-You`ve got a power beam charging up, get hit by electric bolt, she shields face with her arm, lock lost etc.

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Re: the harderst or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by Shinobi » Sat Jul 31, 2010 5:37 am

PS2 Shinobi the last 3 bosses..

They can kill you in 2 hits, if you don't attack them the sword drains your life.. The only way of possibly beating them is building a combo by killing the other smaller enemies without missing and then shear luck you manage to hit them without blocking..

SNK vs Capcom Chaos Athena (hidden boss heaven) - I've never been ale to get a hit on here let alone beat her a round
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Re: the harderst or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by alistair_thomas » Sat Jul 31, 2010 5:38 am

retrojc wrote:after the first couple fo levels i found Rayman really hard
I sped through Rayman on GBA, but now when trying to play the PS version again, I'm finding it far too difficult.

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Re: the harderst or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by SoupDragon » Sat Jul 31, 2010 5:41 am

Hardest games ive played are the Ecco the Dolphin ones :oops: I just end up doing tricks like im at Sea World :lol:
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Re: the harderst or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by aztecca » Sat Jul 31, 2010 6:49 am

Commandos 2 hard as feck.
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Re: the harderst or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by Morkin » Sat Jul 31, 2010 7:18 am

I've always struggled with the Wipeout games & FZero on the Gamecube. :oops:

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Post by clarance » Sat Jul 31, 2010 7:23 am

I think that Manic Miner is just awfully hard, unfair and not very good at all.
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Re: the harderst or just plain unfair game you played ?

Post by will2097 » Sat Jul 31, 2010 7:31 am

Ninja Gaiden. Plenty of older games are irritating, but that was almost the point, but Ninja Gaiden is irritating and boring.

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