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Comment posted Dragon’s Dogma Review by Reneid Klein.

Good article. I agree with pretty much everything you said. However, I haven’t beaten the game yet. I know you had to rush it to get the review up and many of my friends are burning through it, but I’m taking my sweet time. At around 55 hours into the game and haven’t even fought a Griffin or Drake yet (ran into a Griffin 3x and I can’t get one to land and fight me, even if I shoot it. I saw a Drake in teh forest and ran from it like the biggest sissy in history.)

Seeing that Drake walking in the forest out of nowhere gave me the same feeling that seeing that Tigrex for the first time on that Popo quest in Monster Hunter 2nd G. It was one of those “THAT’S NOT SUPPOSED TO BE HERE!!”. I just feel I am too weak to fight one now though I am itching to do it anyway. If I hadn’t been so far from home with so many supplies I would have likely tried it.

In any case, I can’t say if the ending is good or bad yet because I barely got anywhere in the main story so far. Will probably be 150+ hours before I get the plat and that’s just fine with me.

The fanboy in me wants to give it a perfect score but it’s not perfect. B+ is a fair score, though I personally would probably score it a bit higher at this point. Time will tell if the ending makes me drop my rating like ME3 did.

Keep up the good work.

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  • Reneid Klein

    Good article. I agree with pretty much everything you said. However, I haven’t beaten the game yet. I know you had to rush it to get the review up and many of my friends are burning through it, but I’m taking my sweet time. At around 55 hours into the game and haven’t even fought a Griffin or Drake yet (ran into a Griffin 3x and I can’t get one to land and fight me, even if I shoot it. I saw a Drake in teh forest and ran from it like the biggest sissy in history.)

    Seeing that Drake walking in the forest out of nowhere gave me the same feeling that seeing that Tigrex for the first time on that Popo quest in Monster Hunter 2nd G. It was one of those “THAT’S NOT SUPPOSED TO BE HERE!!”. I just feel I am too weak to fight one now though I am itching to do it anyway. If I hadn’t been so far from home with so many supplies I would have likely tried it.

    In any case, I can’t say if the ending is good or bad yet because I barely got anywhere in the main story so far. Will probably be 150+ hours before I get the plat and that’s just fine with me.

    The fanboy in me wants to give it a perfect score but it’s not perfect. B+ is a fair score, though I personally would probably score it a bit higher at this point. Time will tell if the ending makes me drop my rating like ME3 did.

    Keep up the good work.

    • Tyler Lee

      I’m currently playing through it again. I know what you mean about the Tigrex thing. A lot of this game reminded me of Monster Hunter (which is a good thing).

  • Malcolm Spinedi

    Good article, nice detail. I think you gave it a really fair and honest review.

  • tanto

    bad game bad review

    • Joe Garcia

      Very constructive; thanks!

      • Tyler Lee

        Joe, you forget. His opinion is irrefutable fact. Possibly even law. Due to this, all other opinions are meaningless and even stupid.

        • Reneid Klein

          He meant “bad” as in like Michael Jackson “Bad”. As in “cool/awesome/radical”. So bad game bad review translates to “Awesome game and an amazing review”.

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