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Symphonia completed. It's been a long time, but it's done. It was an alright game. I'd put it as a 6.5-7.5/10. Not quite sure yet.
I think Symphonia laid a solid foundation for 3D tales combat to build on. I thought while it was very simple, it worked. I liked the initial story build up (even though it felt very familiar) and most of the characters had motivations that made sense.
I do think the game was way too easy and that the story felt apart completely in the 2nd half. Once it got serious, it got nonsensical. Some of the pacing choices were very odd and took some of the steam out of the game's momentum (why gather summon spirit fetch quest?!).
And now for more updates, I'm now back on Sylvarant. I gathered nearly all of the Summon Spirits, so I would think I'm getting towards the end. I think the story has suffered a bit, but it's alright.
The other general sidequests are worth it, and you can even get Maxwell as a summon spirit in one quest. They may have also added something new for the PS2/PS3 version.
Another status update. I'm finishing up the Tower of Mana. It's been enjoyable for the most part. Not sure if I'd change its ranking for Tales, but I don't hate it.
Did you get around to playing Xillia 2?
Wasn't a fan of the time limit system when there are a lot of sidequests. I managed to complete most of them, but it was kind of annoying since I like to go at my own pace. My biggest disappointment was that sidequest completion doesn't carry over to NG+. I unlocked the 14th day dungeon, but I couldn't reach the endboss since it was tough on Normal and time was running out. If I wanted another stab at the dungeon, I'd have to do most of the quests over again, which I really didn't feel like doing, so not long after starting NG+ I gave up.
That said, the side quests are able to done again so that your stats can continue to rise.
I don't mind that they give you an option to do the sidequests again, I just wish you could carry over the completion of the quests you already did. Like they could add another quest menu to NG+...have a list of every unique quest you completed carried over along every playthrough, and have another menu set for quests you initiate again, and list them there. They could delete that list every time you do another NG+. The Day 14 unlock would depend on the former menu.
And no, I don't play games on Easy!
The quests took me too long to do tbh. Not in the mood to do them anything.
So, I've put in over 3 hours in Symphonia over the weekend. I guess I took your statement as a challenge accepted.
ToS has a ton of missables if you're not looking at a guide.
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HollyGamer said: "Again, it's a natural process, not a guided one. DNA is obviously an emergent property." and yet how natural process can be made? who made it that way, it cannot be simply exist without creation, I ask you who made the gravitational law exist, who made the quantom theory exist, who made the water look like and taste like, who made that u are human? PS4 with those...
HollyGamer said: Soriku said: HollyGamer said: Science will never able to "explain" God because it exist on different realm, plan and dimension and with limitness of human brain, it's imposible for human to explain and defining about God as entity, except for His creations. The science it self is a creation from the Creator to help human recognise their...
HollyGamer said: "DNA is constantly being broken down, deleted, has new information added, mutated, etc. Despite this it's always able to create new organisms" that's why it's perfect if there is no intelegent Creator it would not able to do that nd it will just create nothingness or it simply wont exist, it's even replacing and mutating automaticly, how perffect the creations is ;-) "...
Education: College Junior
Eye colour: Brown
Hair colour: Black
Zodiac sign: Libra
Favourite Games: Kingdom Hearts series, The Legend of Zelda series, Mario series, Final Fantasy series, Tales series, Star Ocean series, Baten Kaitos series, The World Ends With You, Metroid (NES), Pokémon series, Valkyrie Profile series, Spyro, Brave Fencer Musashi, Skies of Arcadia Legends, Dragon Quest series, Persona series, Digital Devil Saga series, Shin Megami Tensei series, Xenosaga series, Suikoden series
Favourite Music: Three Days Grace, Linkin Park, Utada Hikaru, Misono, Bump of Chicken, DEEN, TM Revolution, all the singers/vocalists for The World Ends With You's music, Flow, Orange Range, Maximum the Hormone, video game music, Asian Kung-Fu Generation, Abingdon Boys School, DOES, The Rodeo Carburettor, Oasis, and many more.
Favourite Films: Transformers, Spider-Man, Fantastic 4, X-Men, a bunch of Disney movies, Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings, Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, and many more.
Favourite Books: Harry Potter, Artemis Fowl, Cirque Du Freak, The Demonata
Favourite Food: Chicken, Pasta, Fries, Chinese food, Pizza, and...a lot more stuff.
Hobbies: Play video games, watch anime, work out. Also I like volleyball a lot.
About Me: I'm a gamer! I mostly like to play RPGs, but I like action adventures and platformers too. I like to read a lot, and I have a lot of accounts on different sites. I'm mostly a Nintendo fan, but I also like Sony, and to some extent, I like Microsoft.