Best/worst franchise deviations

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Re: Best/worst franchise deviations

Post by RetroMartin » Tue Jul 19, 2016 1:10 pm

I wouldnt say good or bad but The Metal Gear Acid series was an ok deviation from the main series. I still don't get the Japanese obssession with cards but oh well!

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Re: Best/worst franchise deviations

Post by oli_lar » Wed Jul 20, 2016 7:13 pm

Katzkatz wrote:Worst ones are :-

Dune II - A very good take on the Dune universe and probably the granddaddy of all RTSes. Whilst, the original game did have a certain amount of RTS stuff(the harvesting and moving your armies around) - it was more of an adventure game(it's still really good and is probably overshadowed by its sequel so what).
Good shout.

Continuing with RTS theme:

Warcraft 1/2/3->World of Warcraft. WOWs not for me but a few people love it. Warcraft 3 was a brilliant game.

Command & Conquer -> Renegade. Didn't review well, but I really liked it!

Battletech & Mechcommander games are quite different to Mechwarrior games.

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