Home Menu

Menu


Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old January 17th, 2019, 01:32 PM #61
MrsManface's Avatar
> MrsManface
Power Ranger
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Posts: 447
MrsManface
Power Ranger
MrsManface's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Posts: 447



Gone are overly complicated command inputs or long patterns.
RIP new characters in Legacy Wars. When you're dissing your own game, you're probably moving on from it.
MrsManface is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 01:33 PM #62
> ⚡Morgan Lamia
---[DekaModerator]---
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 11,313
Morgan Lamia
---[DekaModerator]---
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 11,313



Currently giving the first post of the thread an overhaul
Morgan Lamia is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 01:34 PM #63
MrsManface's Avatar
> MrsManface
Power Ranger
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Posts: 447
MrsManface
Power Ranger
MrsManface's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Posts: 447



BlueMystechRanger wrote: View Post

Oh that is NOT a good sign. And here I was expecting this to be a traditional fighting game.
I mean, to me that reads like a generic description of any fighting game's controls.
MrsManface is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 01:35 PM #64
toejammer's Avatar
> toejammer
Power Ranger
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 2,737
toejammer
Power Ranger
toejammer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 2,737



MrsManface wrote: View Post

RIP new characters in Legacy Wars. When you're dissing your own game, you're probably moving on from it.
Dissing their own game? Pretty sure its talking about other fighting games control schemes to do moves.
toejammer is online now     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
  Likes: (1)
Details on post Likes can be viewed by active members only. Log in or Register today if you're not yet a member.
Old January 17th, 2019, 01:35 PM #65
BlueMystechRanger's Avatar
> BlueMystechRanger
#JusticeForK
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Posts: 7,370
BlueMystechRanger
#JusticeForK
BlueMystechRanger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Posts: 7,370



MrsManface wrote: View Post

RIP new characters in Legacy Wars. When you're dissing your own game, you're probably moving on from it.
I think they're dissing actual fighting games, there. That whole excerpt sounded like they're trying to say this game will play just like Legacy Wars. Because a glorified Rock, Paper, Scissors system that barely works out on mobile games is TOTALLY what people wanna see on consoles.

EDIT:
Toejammer beat me to it
BlueMystechRanger is online now     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
  Likes: (2)
Details on post Likes can be viewed by active members only. Log in or Register today if you're not yet a member.
Old January 17th, 2019, 01:37 PM #66
cleanuphtr15's Avatar
> cleanuphtr15
Power Ranger
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 2,050
cleanuphtr15
Power Ranger
cleanuphtr15's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 2,050



MrsManface wrote: View Post

RIP new characters in Legacy Wars. When you're dissing your own game, you're probably moving on from it.
That isn't how I read that at all. In another quote they mentioned that the game is about "knowing when to strike, not how to strike". Based on that quote, I'm 99% sure that the "overly complicated command inputs or long patterns" they are referring to are the attack combos you see in other fighting games. Instead of B-B-A-X providing a combo attack, you press the "Rock" button when your opponent is scissoring and you've "struck at the right time". To me it sounds like they're saying the combat mechanics are going to look like those found in Legacy Wars.
cleanuphtr15 is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 01:39 PM #67
GalaxyRed's Avatar
> GalaxyRed
Tenkuu Henshin
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 9,432
GalaxyRed
Tenkuu Henshin
GalaxyRed's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 9,432



Except those controls are super lame for an actual fighting game. Sure, it may work on mobile. But it's going to console. It's not going to compete with anything.
GalaxyRed is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 01:52 PM #68
> ⚡Dukemon
Moderator
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Posts: 17,048
Dukemon
Moderator
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Posts: 17,048



GalaxyRed wrote: View Post

Except those controls are super lame for an actual fighting game. Sure, it may work on mobile. But it's going to console. It's not going to compete with anything.
Don't think they're trying to compete with anything. Look at the pricepoint.

It's basically just a port of Legacy Wars, and I think that's okay, as long as they offer up some new content.
Dukemon is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 01:53 PM #69
Decade's Avatar
> ϟDecade
FINAL KAMEN ATTACK FORM RIDE: OWNER
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 32,156
1
Decade
FINAL KAMEN ATTACK FORM RIDE: OWNER
Decade's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 32,156
1













Decade is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 01:56 PM #70
GalaxyRed's Avatar
> GalaxyRed
Tenkuu Henshin
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 9,432
GalaxyRed
Tenkuu Henshin
GalaxyRed's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 9,432



Dukemon wrote: View Post

Don't think they're trying to compete with anything. Look at the pricepoint.

It's basically just a port of Legacy Wars, and I think that's okay, as long as they offer up some new content.
Except they don't seem to be offering up new content. They seem to be offering up less content than the actual mobile game. Their website only shows 15 character slots. Sure, they could add more, but why only have 15 slots listed, with 4 revealed, if they're actually going to have more characters than that? We're not even sure if those "new characters" in the season pass even count as part of these 15, or if they're 4 extra besides them. Even still, that is a pitiful roster of characters, when the mobile game has over twice as many.
GalaxyRed is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 01:59 PM #71
cleanuphtr15's Avatar
> cleanuphtr15
Power Ranger
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 2,050
cleanuphtr15
Power Ranger
cleanuphtr15's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 2,050



Dukemon wrote: View Post

Don't think they're trying to compete with anything. Look at the pricepoint.

It's basically just a port of Legacy Wars, and I think that's okay, as long as they offer up some new content.
And it sounds like there will be some kind of story mode, so that's new at least.

And if it only debuts with 15 characters, that is a little rough. But beyond that... as much as my first thought upon realizing it was probably just a LW port was negative, there are some positives here. I'm always dealing with lag on the phone version and the extreme freemium aspect of LW gets tiring.

If playing on a console with an actual controller can cut down on lag/button sticking that is a good thing. Additionally, as long as they don't include morph boxes or anything similar and just have the game with future DLC, it could offer a less financially frustrating version of the LW.

That said, I'm not going to pre-order until I know more about it.
cleanuphtr15 is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 02:10 PM #72
Alien of Aquatar's Avatar
> Alien of Aquatar
Power Ranger
 
Join Date: Oct 2016
Posts: 385
Alien of Aquatar
Power Ranger
Alien of Aquatar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2016
Posts: 385



any word on if this game has zords or not? Tommy Was playing the dragon flute in the preview and the dragonzord song can be heard when they mention the green V2 skin. un related to zords, the trailer also showed tommy using a green energy ball attack which i don't think he can use in legacy wars.
Alien of Aquatar is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 02:10 PM #73
CheckeredRanger's Avatar
> CheckeredRanger
Becky Lynch>Everyone
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 3,587
CheckeredRanger
Becky Lynch>Everyone
CheckeredRanger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 3,587



Welp,just saw what game I`ll be buying in April
CheckeredRanger is online now     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 02:12 PM #74
Akumaru's Avatar
> Akumaru
Power Ranger
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 7,851
Akumaru
Power Ranger
Akumaru's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 7,851



I Saw the trailer seems pretty cool...
Akumaru is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 02:12 PM #75
Decade's Avatar
> ϟDecade
FINAL KAMEN ATTACK FORM RIDE: OWNER
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 32,156
1
Decade
FINAL KAMEN ATTACK FORM RIDE: OWNER
Decade's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 32,156
1



CheckeredRanger wrote: View Post

Welp,just saw what game I`ll be buying in April
It's $20, you can buy more than 1 in April.
Decade is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 02:31 PM #76
MrArcade's Avatar
> MrArcade
Power Ranger
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Posts: 5
MrArcade
Power Ranger
MrArcade's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Posts: 5



SaviourMK2 wrote: View Post

I updated the OP with an official trailer for the Switch port. This is officially legitimate.



battleforthegrid.com

But it's currently locked behind a password and not available to the public yet. I'm not sure if it'll be available at traditional stores like Gamestop or Amazon, but they where able to get Heroes of the Grid on pre-order, so take that as you will
OK they opened the official website and I preorder it as a collector. I hope now following the list of characters and that the game will be good.
MrArcade is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 02:35 PM #77
Allio's Avatar
> Allio
Power Ranger
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 7,971
Allio
Power Ranger
Allio's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 7,971



Looks like another forgettable experience like megabattle.

Having a simplified system isnít bad (look at the ninja storm games) but the rock-paper-scissors aspect of Legacy wars was terrible
Allio is online now     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
  Likes: (1)
Details on post Likes can be viewed by active members only. Log in or Register today if you're not yet a member.
Old January 17th, 2019, 02:49 PM #78
GalaxyRed's Avatar
> GalaxyRed
Tenkuu Henshin
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 9,432
GalaxyRed
Tenkuu Henshin
GalaxyRed's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 9,432



I just see another flaw with this game. It's cross-platform, which isn't bad. But PS4 players won't be able to play with anyone else. All of the others can apparently play together. I don't see why they decided to have it in there if they couldn't get all of them on board with it. It just makes no sense to me.
GalaxyRed is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 03:01 PM #79
> ⚡Morgan Lamia
---[DekaModerator]---
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 11,313
Morgan Lamia
---[DekaModerator]---
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 11,313



GalaxyRed wrote: View Post

I just see another flaw with this game. It's cross-platform, which isn't bad. But PS4 players won't be able to play with anyone else. All of the others can apparently play together. I don't see why they decided to have it in there if they couldn't get all of them on board with it. It just makes no sense to me.
You can blame Sony for that. It's been their thing until recently where they've finally made a few exceptions after a long struggle. They're super strict for whatever reason.

In my view it's better to have cross-platform online for 3 out of 4 platforms, rather than none at all and have everyone locked down. It'll be easier to find other players that way too, instead of just being restricted to only one pool of players.
Morgan Lamia is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old January 17th, 2019, 03:02 PM #80
> GokaiGold
Frozen Passion
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 5,831
GokaiGold
Frozen Passion
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 5,831



Well, they included it in there because they want to make money and PS4 is the highest selling console out. Also, PS has loosened up on cross-play between consoles the last couple of months.
GokaiGold is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Post Reply

Tags
hasbaro, legacy, lionsgate, nway, wars

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:51 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® / Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
 

Connect







 

Design

    RangerBoard designs are exclusive to Members.
    Please login to access all available designs.