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Kingdom Hearts HD Collection Announced


#121 Kazaganthi   Blue Rogue CAGiversary!   1947 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 13 September 2013 - 08:33 PM

And unless I'm blind, dumb, or both, is there any way to exit to the main menu while playing the 1st game without holding the PS button and exiting game then restarting?

 

Hold L1+L2+R1+R2+Select+Start and the game soft resets to New/Load/Back main menu. Selecting Back should bring up the 3 game list options.



#122 blueweltall   Kill the Batman CAGiversary!   4200 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

Posted 14 September 2013 - 09:11 PM

Just started the game today and the HD remake did they on this game is amazing. Probably one of the best HD remake I seen. Also did anyone else noticed at the beginning that Cinderella is a brunette?



#123 spOOfy   Cheap Ass Gamer CAGiversary!   153 Posts   Joined 4.4 Years Ago  

Posted 15 September 2013 - 12:34 AM

Hold L1+L2+R1+R2+Select+Start and the game soft resets to New/Load/Back main menu. Selecting Back should bring up the 3 game list options.

Thank you.


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#124 Vinny   Bang, bang... pew... CAGiversary!   19925 Posts   Joined 10.9 Years Ago  

Posted 16 September 2013 - 12:01 AM

Dammit. Why did I start Graces f last week? And why did this have to come out a week before GTA5? And why does GTA5 have to come out 2 weeks before my CPA exam? And why is my CPA exam a week before I start work?

 

FML. 


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#125 Kovorkian   Judoka CAGiversary!   2654 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago  

Posted 16 September 2013 - 01:30 PM

Dammit. Why did I start Graces f last week? And why did this have to come out a week before GTA5? And why does GTA5 have to come out 2 weeks before my CPA exam? And why is my CPA exam a week before I start work?

 

FML. 

 

 Good News  its only 1/4 of the exam (depending on state).


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#126 blueweltall   Kill the Batman CAGiversary!   4200 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

Posted 17 September 2013 - 07:06 PM

Looks like the guide has been delayed to Oct 15 according to amazon:

 

http://www.amazon.co...om hearts guide



#127 willardhaven   Thief of Life CAGiversary!   7079 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 September 2013 - 06:32 PM

Are the reaction commands as annoying as they were in KH2?

 

From what I understand they just replaced the bottom field menu option with the triangle button (which is fine).


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#128 Sinfulfate   The Podfather CAGiversary!   1024 Posts   Joined 5.4 Years Ago  

Posted 18 September 2013 - 08:06 PM

I just finished Kingdom Hearts 1 and while I enjoyed it, I forget how boring the game is at times.  Each world(expect Hollow Bastion) is literally just run to an area trigger a cut-scene, run to another area to trigger another cut-scene, rinse and repeat until boss.  I actually fell asleep a couple of times while playing it.

 

With that being said I still think its a better jrpg then everything released this gen. I don't understand why japanese developers dont make jrpgs like this anymore. One with a very original concept, is so unique that there is really nothing else like it, and doesn't play like a SNES game.


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#129 Kazaganthi   Blue Rogue CAGiversary!   1947 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 18 September 2013 - 10:12 PM

Are the reaction commands as annoying as they were in KH2?

 

From what I understand they just replaced the bottom field menu option with the triangle button (which is fine).

I haven't seen a single reaction command in battle that I can think of, and I'm past 1st visit to Hollow Bastion. It's just used to talk to people, open chests, read signs, click environment levers (still attack with keyblade on certain things). Did you really have to press up (or down down down) then X to open a chest in KH1? I don't remember since last KH I played was a replay of KH2 recently, so I'm hazy. If true, this is so much better.

The only downside I'm seeing as I play the game is: The camera. Turn off auto camera or you'll have a seizure. It does not work well, but at least we can now use the R stick instead of L2+R2 to rotate. It still gets caught on stuff often, and sometimes tries to go around the object the opposite way you're pressing the R stick which can be frustrating.

The battle system is "ok", but playing KH1 HD just reminds me how much more I want KH2 HD. I keep getting duplicate worlds mixed up from both games, like no Christmas event. Thank god no music rhythm from crab. I love the 1st game, but for how much I like it I like KH2 3x more :)

So now I'd like to talk about "Final Mix". I'm so happy we finally get Final Mix version here, but wow some things threw me off (my hazy KH1 memory). The White Mushrooms don't beg for a cure anymore, they do push-ups, heh. And the Gravity ones? Be prepared for a laugh, then a "I have to do what?!". Lots of new (hard) enemies that you can't just smash and slash but have actual strategy. The extra cutscenes are cool and I don't care that they aren't voiced because bringing back a localization voicecast 11 year later sounds not possible. Cool addition that helps fill in some story and character development aspects, but am I wrong or is there not that many added scenes overall?



#130 willardhaven   Thief of Life CAGiversary!   7079 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 September 2013 - 11:22 PM

I think KH 2 is a big step down. It's prettier and has cool transformations... but the gameplay is less deliberate and more showy (if that makes sense).

 

The original is a true spiritual successor to Secret of Mana IMO. I hate the fact that the worlds are devoid of NPCs but the game itself is awesome.

 

Yes you did have to use the menu to open chests.


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#131 iNCREDiPiNOY   This guy is awesome! CAGiversary!   9011 Posts   Joined 7.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 November 2014 - 09:49 PM

RSVP for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix Event on 12/1 in Burbank, CA.

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#132 ApolloSupreme   Seasoned Vet CAGiversary!   277 Posts   Joined 2.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 December 2014 - 04:25 PM

The hell wouldn't they bring this to the flagship? Psssst that's the PS4. :)