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Old 09-14-23, 10:07 AM
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Old 09-14-23, 09:27 PM
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Finished. During that final sequence I had literally my mouth open, eyes wide open, skin tingling, thinking that's so pretty. Wholly satisfied. I have 32 months of Gamepass already paid for but once they're up if I don't renew it I will buy this game. This and BG3 are games you have to own. I will do the $30 for the DLC as soon as available.

I'm gonna leave it for now saved at beginning of NG+ (I have one at the fork before choosing to repeat or not, I chose not to and played a couple minutes of it) since Lies of P comes out in 4 days, I want to do that next. But this is an infinitely replayable game. Just outstanding.

I find it "lighter" than BG3 where I could play 5 minutes, do something else, play five minutes, do something else, whereas in BG3 I had to concentrate more and it took more out of me. Both fantastic games.

Spoiler from after the game for NG+:
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The easiest way to get both a Starborn ship and the Starborn armor/spacesuit is by entering new game plus via The Unity. You’ll wake up inside a Starborn ship, known as a Starborn Guardian, wearing a Starborn Spacesuit. Every time you start another new game plus, your Starborn Spacesuit will be upgraded, so you become even more powerful. There are 10 Starborn Spacesuits in total, from Starborn Spacesuit Astra to Starborn Spacesuit Venator.



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Old 09-25-23, 11:38 AM
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So I've changed my mind on this game. I'm really interested in possibly trying it now but the fact that it uses another updated version of the same engine they been using for the last 20 years bothers me. Fallout 4, a game I loved at first but then ended up hating, became such a bore to play and I really got sick of the games mechanics.

For the life of me I swear I can't gauge whether or not I'll like it from all the you tube reviews I've watched, tons of people love it, tons of people hate it, & tons of people sit right in between.

I honestly would only play this game to chill out in and that alone is what's making me think about a purchase (I don't so game pass) - it looks remarkable in that aspect but I don't want it to just fizzle out after a couple of hours.

End of rant. the games graphics look very impressive but the characters look like trash and feel soulless.

Tons of DLC and updates are coming though as well.
Old 09-25-23, 12:29 PM
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i tried, I wanted to get into this game but I just found it so tedious. This was never my type of game to begin with but I recognize this developer has a great track record and wanted to give it a go - especially for "free".
Old 09-25-23, 02:33 PM
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I've been doing a lot of wandering around. I kind of enjoyed the settlement building in Fallout, but the outpost building in this is a chore. Gathering resources is almost as bad as driving the Mako around in Mass Effect.
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Old 11-07-23, 03:04 PM
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I finally finished this. Let me tell you the ending was atrocious. I mean it’s like “you want to do this? Ok. Here’s what you did.”

Then it’s game over. Oh but you can start over as
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Star born with your skills intact,
you just won’t have any cash, ships, items, or anything else. Oh and people might vaguely remember you.

I don’t know how people are doing 10-12 new game plus runs but I had absolutely no interest in doing this all again. Will I go back? When there’s DLC yes. But talk about a let down at the end.
Old 11-07-23, 04:08 PM
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I decided part way through first game to just work on powers (not any quests), couldn't quite get all of them, went to NG+ (missing 2, the most common ones people don't get). Then I decided pretty early in second one to try to get them all to 10 (which is maximum).

At that point, I did pretty much no quests. Got pretty intolerable around New Game + 5 (and I had 4 that were behind at that point, so knew I'd need an extra game).

But I did keep plugging along and got them done in NG+ 11. Last game I just needed one, and I got it in a couple of hours luckily. Then just finished that game because I'd already opened the end game part up.

At first it took me about 8 hours to do everything, by the end I could do in 4 if I didn't get distracted, but usually 6 and not the least bit interesting.

So I wouldn't recommend that but the good thing is now I'm just playing the game, I'm enjoying it because there is a ton of stuff I never did (I think I had done Mantis twice, Pirates just far enough to get ACH, another thing that got me a ship once, whole story twice). Technically I'm doing the story this time (because there are things you can't get without doing the story because certain characters won't talk to you) but it's fun because it's almost new. I was around level 90 by the time I finished all those runs.

Even though all my powers are 10, there are only about 6 I use and most of those are just for convenience. I'd probably use the Time Slow one all the time but it bugs regularly.

I've still barely started outposts (I built one a long time ago). It seemed annoying but I will do it since I have most of the other achievements.
Old 11-08-23, 06:59 PM
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I finished at level 77. I’m sure I’ll play again (I’ve gone back to FO3, 4, NV, and Skyrim many times) but there’s zero desire to start over again. But I rarely jump right back into a game after finishing it.
Old 02-04-24, 05:16 PM
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Re: STARFIELD (Xbox/PC 2023; PS5 2024?)

XboxERA is reporting that a PS5 release of Starfield is coming later this year. Several other prominent Microsoft/Xbox leakers/insiders have since posted that they've heard the same.


For many weeks now, rumours have persisted regarding Microsoft's intentions to release a number of 1st party games namely Hi-Fi Rush and Sea of Thieves on rival platforms. According to our sources, who have asked to remain anonymous because they were not authorised to talk about company plans, that list of games also includes Bethesda Game Studio's Starfield.

Starfield released back in August of 2023 to fairly positive reception (despite the narrative that now exists online), and was the biggest Bethesda game launch of all time, surpassing 6 million players within a week of release.

Now it looks as though Microsoft are planning on bringing Betheda's newest RPG universe to an entirely new platform PlayStation 5.
According to sources, we understand that currently Microsoft are planning a launch for Starfield on PlayStation 5 post the release of the already announced "Shattered Space" expansion for Xbox and PC, which is on target to arrive at some point later this year. We've also been informed that Microsoft have made additional investment into PlayStation 5 dev kits to support ongoing development efforts adding further fuel to the fire.

As the already existing rumours have suggested, the idea of bringing 1st party titles to competing console platforms marks a massive change in strategy for Microsoft and from what I understand, it's not been without fierce internal debate on this new direction. Releasing Starfield on PlayStation 5 contradicts the original statement around exclusivity made by President of Xbox Sarah Bond, during the Xbox and Bethesda Games Studios summer showcase of 2021.
According to our sources, Microsoft senior leadership have reportedly debated the various pros and cons of releasing more of their exclusive software elsewhere, and internally, not everyone is necessarily happy with the decision, but recouping the potential money "left on the table" by not releasing elsewhere has arguably won out.

According to sources, Hi-Fi Rush's release on rival platforms is tentatively planned for Q1 this year, and we've been advised to expect Microsoft to make a more public announcement on this new strategy this month.
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I found it too dark and didn't want to go back to it but it has confirmed that you'll be able to make it brighter in a future update so I'll play it through all the way again then on a new save and just meander around and do stuff.
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As to Starfield and several others possibly coming to PS5...right now it's rumors and speculation but the fact is...No-One is denying it...all they're saying is stay tune to the MS event next week laying out their ...Business Vision......but there's no doubt something has not been working...you had 1000 layoffs in the Gaming Division back October 2022 and recently 1900...then turn around a few days later and brag about how much was made thru the Activision Meger.....But rest assure, there is not much Happiness in any XBox Gaming Division right now...I don't see how anyone has any faith in the Upper Mgmt whose calling all the shots right now ......maybe some have sort of...woke up and said we need a change or else...we shall see....
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Re: STARFIELD (Xbox/PC 2023; PS5 2024?)

Or maybe not? But I guess we'll find out something next week.


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