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[Mini Phalla] Chrono Trigger: Day 7 - Everybody wins! Mafia loses

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  • KetBraKetBra hiRegistered User regular
    edited May 2009
    I think everyone can agree that Chronotrigger had the best SNES soundtrack.

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  • Dac VinDac Vin Reimu Hakurei sat in her shrine because she was on the internet. Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    B:L wrote: »
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    CorpseRT wrote: »
    Spectrum wrote: »
    Daius wrote: »
    !Sign up

    Chrono Trigger was the best SNES RPG, anyone who says Earthbound was better is delusional.
    Hey now. There's also Super Mario RPG. I think it deserves at least an honorable mention.

    Final Fantasy IV and VI, hmmmm?

    Also mentioning Lufia 2 because I just know it won't get mentioned if I don't. Chrono Trigger is still a very fond game of mine though.

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  • SpectrumSpectrum Super High-School Level ??? Hope's Peak AcademyRegistered User regular
    edited May 2009
    cj iwakura wrote: »
    B:L wrote: »
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    CorpseRT wrote: »
    Spectrum wrote: »
    Daius wrote: »
    !Sign up

    Chrono Trigger was the best SNES RPG, anyone who says Earthbound was better is delusional.
    Hey now. There's also Super Mario RPG. I think it deserves at least an honorable mention.

    Final Fantasy IV and VI, hmmmm?

    Also mentioning Lufia 2 because I just know it won't get mentioned if I don't. Chrono Trigger is still a very fond game of mine though.

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    Secret of Evermore?


    I'll go hide now.
    You are a being after my own heart.

    SoE was very, very underrated and just caught flak for not being Secret of Mana.

    Well, okay, so the Alchemy system with a bit imbalanced and the bazooka was ridiculous, but it had that certain charm.
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    B:L wrote: »
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    CorpseRT wrote: »
    Spectrum wrote: »
    Daius wrote: »
    !Sign up

    Chrono Trigger was the best SNES RPG, anyone who says Earthbound was better is delusional.
    Hey now. There's also Super Mario RPG. I think it deserves at least an honorable mention.

    Final Fantasy IV and VI, hmmmm?

    Also mentioning Lufia 2 because I just know it won't get mentioned if I don't. Chrono Trigger is still a very fond game of mine though.

    ROBOTREK!


    SECRET OF THE ST-no I can't do this
    I know what you were going to say and you can go DIE.

    That game was awful.

  • SpectrumSpectrum Super High-School Level ??? Hope's Peak AcademyRegistered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Dunadan019 wrote: »
    I....I might have to retract my sign-up after that, Dunadumb.

    I'll think on it.

    its has the edge for having a much better sound track and an opera scene.
    Aside from the aforementioned part with Shadow, I think CT did its action-y parts better than FFVI, but overall FFVI did its drama parts better (opera scene, Locke/Celes/Rachel, anything involving Terra).

  • Dac VinDac Vin Reimu Hakurei sat in her shrine because she was on the internet. Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Spectrum wrote: »
    I know what you were going to say and you can go DIE.

    That game was awful.

    Hey, never said I liked it too. :P

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  • iamtheaznmaniamtheaznman Registered User
    edited May 2009
    !Sign the frak up

  • enlightenedbumenlightenedbum Ann Arbor, MichiganRegistered User regular
    edited May 2009
  • Dac VinDac Vin Reimu Hakurei sat in her shrine because she was on the internet. Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Spectrum wrote: »
    Dunadan019 wrote: »
    I....I might have to retract my sign-up after that, Dunadumb.

    I'll think on it.

    its has the edge for having a much better sound track and an opera scene.
    Aside from the aforementioned part with Shadow, I think CT did its action-y parts better than FFVI, but overall FFVI did its drama parts better (opera scene, Locke/Celes/Rachel, anything involving Terra).


    CT did its prime drama scene extremely well too.
    Spoiler:

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  • DaiusDaius Registered User
    edited May 2009
    Final Fantasy VI I'll give you, even if I found it hard to get into.

    Also, Super Mario RPG makes my eyes bleed, the less said about that the better.

    Also has anyone also mentioned that Chrono Trigger had one of the best and most memorable soundtracks of it's time? Because it did.

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  • Dunadan019Dunadan019 Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Spectrum wrote: »
    Dunadan019 wrote: »
    I....I might have to retract my sign-up after that, Dunadumb.

    I'll think on it.

    its has the edge for having a much better sound track and an opera scene.
    Aside from the aforementioned part with Shadow, I think CT did its action-y parts better than FFVI, but overall FFVI did its drama parts better (opera scene, Locke/Celes/Rachel, anything involving Terra).

    i'm fine with that.

    I sometimes find it difficult to decide which one was the absolute best because they are both so good.

  • KetBraKetBra hiRegistered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Also: We can't go to the end of time?

    Maaaan

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  • SpectrumSpectrum Super High-School Level ??? Hope's Peak AcademyRegistered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    Spectrum wrote: »
    Dunadan019 wrote: »
    I....I might have to retract my sign-up after that, Dunadumb.

    I'll think on it.

    its has the edge for having a much better sound track and an opera scene.
    Aside from the aforementioned part with Shadow, I think CT did its action-y parts better than FFVI, but overall FFVI did its drama parts better (opera scene, Locke/Celes/Rachel, anything involving Terra).


    CT did its prime drama scene extremely well too.
    Spoiler:
    Hey, I did already mention that upthread.
    Spoiler:

  • TheLawinatorTheLawinator Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    !Sign up

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  • Dunadan019Dunadan019 Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    more than half full after 40 minutes is kinda scary.

  • SpectralSporkSpectralSpork Registered User
    edited May 2009
    Dunadan019 wrote: »
    more than half full after 40 minutes is kinda scary.

    We are Legion.

  • kimekime Queen of Blades Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Chrono Trigger? Oooo, I'm interested.

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  • Dac VinDac Vin Reimu Hakurei sat in her shrine because she was on the internet. Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Dunadan019 wrote: »
    more than half full after 40 minutes is kinda scary.

    I wish I could have done the same, but hey, you touch people's strings.

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  • SpectrumSpectrum Super High-School Level ??? Hope's Peak AcademyRegistered User regular
    edited May 2009
  • Dunadan019Dunadan019 Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Spectrum wrote: »
    What is order of kills?

    Vote, Other kills, Other other kills.

  • lonelyahavalonelyahava One day, I will be able to say to myself "I am beautiful and I am perfect just the way I am"Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Dunadan019 wrote: »
    more than half full after 40 minutes is kinda scary.

    some of us have been without phalla for a bit.

    the fits are horrible.

    the sweating... the shaking... the randomly putting exclamation points in front of words.

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  • SpectralSporkSpectralSpork Registered User
    edited May 2009
    Dunadan019 wrote: »
    more than half full after 40 minutes is kinda scary.

    some of us have been without phalla for a bit.

    the fits are horrible.

    the sweating... the shaking... the randomly putting exclamation points in front of words.

    Shouldn't withdraw then. :P

  • lonelyahavalonelyahava One day, I will be able to say to myself "I am beautiful and I am perfect just the way I am"Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Dunadan019 wrote: »
    more than half full after 40 minutes is kinda scary.

    some of us have been without phalla for a bit.

    the fits are horrible.

    the sweating... the shaking... the randomly putting exclamation points in front of words.

    Shouldn't withdraw then. :P

    alas, life sucks in some ways. but it's calming down again.

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  • DarianDarian Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
  • BurnageBurnage Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    I'll be busy this weekend, so reserve up unless you're fine with a player being inactive for a couple of days. :P

  • ExarchExarch Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    jdarksun wrote: »
    Exarch wrote: »
    You're assuming that all the love for CT is based on nostalgia, which is false.
    No, I'm saying that if the game is good enough, its successful elements will be utilized in subsequent games. Thus, you gain the exposure to the concept behind the content in newer forms, forming your own memories and thus own nostalgia.

    Going back to the root of it might be amusing from an intellectual sense, but unless you have a sense of nostalgia for why you're doing it (platform, game itself, whatever), your gaming standards have changed. It can't be as good to you now as it was to people who played it then.

    This would be true if the things CT introduced were actually successfully replicated in future games, which sadly isn't true. Very few games have no random encounters, do combat on the main map instead of a separate battle screen, and have a NG+ system that is designed for and not simply tacked on. CT does that and does everything that make standard RPG's good.

    Many modern games do one or more of the things CT did, but for the most part it stands unique in the quality of it's concepts and their execution.

    If you're saying nostalgia makes things better, sure it does, but the presence of nostalgia doesn't have any effect on the quality of the game one way or the other, so the idea that old games are irrelevant because of it is not correct.

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  • InfidelInfidel Too easy. PiltoverRegistered User regular
    edited May 2009
    !chrono trigger are awesome

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  • simonwolfsimonwolf DEHUMANIZE YOURSELF AND FACE TO BLOODSHEDRegistered User regular
    edited May 2009
    !Sign it on up

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  • InfidelInfidel Too easy. PiltoverRegistered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Oh, and for the record, I think my first webpage was a CT fanpage (definitely one of the first) back in mid 90s. D: Oh god.

    Square Nintendo RPG was the era of RPGs for me, I haven't been able to get into them after that aside from FFVII which I also was far too involved in. >_> But it's probably because I wasn't a kid anymore after that. :(

    I miss being able to sit down with an RPG and just have nothing to worry about in life until I beat the game.

    Secret of Mana is uber-memorable due to having played through it with three people literally always being there, we all picked a character and maxed our our spells and weapons and everything, my cousin and brother and I. Most obsessive summer of gaming ever.

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  • SpectralSporkSpectralSpork Registered User
    edited May 2009
    Infidel wrote: »
    Oh, and for the record, I think my first webpage was a CT fanpage (definitely one of the first) back in mid 90s. D: Oh god.

    Square Nintendo RPG was the era of RPGs for me, I haven't been able to get into them after that aside from FFVII which I also was far too involved in. >_> But it's probably because I wasn't a kid anymore after that. :(

    I miss being able to sit down with an RPG and just have nothing to worry about in life until I beat the game.

    Secret of Mana is uber-memorable due to having played through it with three people literally always being there, we all picked a character and maxed our our spells and weapons and everything, my cousin and brother and I. Most obsessive summer of gaming ever.

    I miss times like that, now I take Latin instead. Save me

  • Mad_Scientist_WorkingMad_Scientist_Working Registered User
    edited May 2009
    I'll signup.

  • lonelyahavalonelyahava One day, I will be able to say to myself "I am beautiful and I am perfect just the way I am"Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    I never had times like that.

    although, the latin sounds like a blast....

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  • InfidelInfidel Too easy. PiltoverRegistered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Aw damn, can't find my collection of CT images and midi music! :( I think they're lost.

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  • Romantic UndeadRomantic Undead Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    ... (Sign up?)

    -> Yes
    No

    (if someone gets the role of Crono, do they get a post restriction?)

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  • SpectralSporkSpectralSpork Registered User
    edited May 2009
    ... (Sign up?)

    -> Yes
    No

    (if someone gets the role of Crono, do they get a post restriction?)

    An inactive HAS to get that role. :P

  • ExarchExarch Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    ... (Sign up?)

    -> Yes
    No

    (if someone gets the role of Crono, do they get a post restriction?)

    ...

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  • TrustTrust Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Sign UP. I've never played Crono Trigger. I need to remedy that asap.

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  • dunedainjedidunedainjedi Registered User
    edited May 2009
    Oh fuck yes, sign up

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    edited May 2009
    !signup

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    edited May 2009
    !Sign up

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  • Dac VinDac Vin Reimu Hakurei sat in her shrine because she was on the internet. Registered User regular
    edited May 2009
    Exarch wrote: »
    ... (Sign up?)

    -> Yes
    No

    (if someone gets the role of Crono, do they get a post restriction?)

    ...


    You get to talk if we got 2 known mafia left on day 3, but only kill one to kill the other on day 4.

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