Name: Anonymous 2014-04-04 10:01


Now that Burial At Sea has definitely concluded the Bioshock series, as Irrational Games are downsizing heavily, the puzzle pieces that we're left with doesn't fit one bit.

Spoilers for every Bioshock Infinite ending:

Bioshock Infinite ended wierdly. It was shocking, sure, but there's no reason for Booker to die. He was the one who clearly repented, so if there ever would be a "last Comstock" to murder, it would be him.

Also, Booker wanted to kill Comstock before he even made the choice, to end all Comstocks, but instead Elizabeth just chooses to murder just his version instead. There is absolutely no reason what-so-ever to do this.

Moving on to Burial At Sea Part 1, the last Comstock doesn't get his empire. He just decapitates a baby, and regrets it for the rest of his life. He turns into a man who wants to save little sisters instead, from people like Elizabeth. Again, no reason to kill him either, unless you want to make Elizabeth out to be a bloodthirsty monster who just wants to kill her father over and over.

Elizabeth herself isn't plausible either: He can run the minute she gets out of her tower, pretty unphazed by the world around her. She doesn't stumble around like a caveman, because "she's read books".

During the Infinite series we can see a steady decline of story sense: The ending to Infinite, the story of Burial At Sea Part 1, but it really turns completely senseless in Burial At Sea Part 2.

"I'm dead. I feel smaller. I have my pinky back? Must be quantum entanglement and singularity and ooga booga, and I have Booker in my head, who isn't really Booker!"
The only real explanation that makes sense, is that Elizabeth isn't really Elizabeth, but her consciousness mixing with Bookers consciousness inside the eve of a little sister. Elizabeth wasn't small enough to crawl into the ducts herself in burial At Sea Part 1, but she is in Part 2, and none of the splicers are able to either, or they would all be extict.
...but no, Elizabeth is really a singularity of all Elizabeths.
...and Booker isn't even Fontaine playing along with her delirium - he's just a ghost of senselessness, conjured up by guilt.

You'd expect a world like Bioshock to keep true to harsh reality, but instead we get "thorn in the paw" imprints triumphing over completely sensible sentific solutions: Somehow hugging someone's hand is all it takes for a wierdo bird to keep somebody captured. They do hint that there's a man inside Songbird, which would make him maybe five times as big as a normal man, so it's so clearly not Booker.

Also, Elizabeth is stupid as shit. She knows that Fontaine would keep his end of the bargain, yet she does absolutely nothing to save herself. She's just fixated of saving one single girl for absolutely no reason, doesn't steer the ships anywhere in Columbia when she's free, doesn't trick Fontaine, doesn't fake the note, doesn't use her plasmids, and doesn't make any attempt to run away. She just hands Fontaine a super-weapon, gives up, and wants Fontaine to kill her, because she's a complete and utter moron.

So what else is just made up story as it goes along? The Luteces. They're scattered all over reality, but they don't have any other motive than to want to turn Elizabeth into a killer, just because wednesday.

Why the story doesn't make sense, doesn't make sense, because Irrational Games had the opportunity and the budget to make it make sense. Instead they made a story-heavy game where the story completely self-destructed with ass-pull after ass-pull after ass-pull.
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Name: Anonymous 2014-04-04 23:19

>>7
I liked flashlights more.

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-06 2:56

Bro, you're overanalyzing this

Bioshock Infinite's story actually kind of makes sense if you understand that the people who wrote it didn't truly understand what they were talking about, and only thought that "hey parallel universes seem like a cool game mechanic/plot point"

Basically Elizabeth who is also Anna who is also your daughter kills you in the past to stop you from becoming Comstock or becoming the private detective guy, thus eliminating all of Columbia and so on

All the inconsistencies are explained by them not really knowing what the fuck they were talking about.

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-06 4:44

>>9
First of all, you'd expect people to know what they are spending a year and millions of dollars making a game about, or at least keep the story consistent.
Second of all, it's worse than them not having a clue. They want to make Daisy Fitzroy a martyr, which in itself is fine, but the way they go about it, is that they send in the asspull double-act: The Luteces. The Luteces would be fine if they ultimately had a plan, and if they ultimately made any kind of sense with their ramblings, but they really don't. They're just asspullers, fooling you into thinking you've got explanations. That's low. That's deliberately trying to make a sucker out of the player.
Third of all: "Bro"? What are you - a 14 year old watching PewDiePie? Are you sure you're old enough to play these games?

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-06 21:31

Oh god I want to fuck Elizabeth so much. I don't even care anymore if she'd like it at all.

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-07 10:53

How do you even make sense out of game worlds from an underwater Atheist city like Rapture to a flying Fundamentalist Christian one like Columbia?  You don't, that's the whole point.
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Name: Anonymous 2013-10-16 22:02

The Gameological Society : http://gameological.com
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Name: Anonymous 2013-12-09 14:54

Hey why dont you check out this streamer and support him!?

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Name: Anonymous 2014-02-03 13:40

>>9
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Name: Anonymous 2014-03-11 21:49

JustGamers : http://justgamers.net

Name: anon 2014-03-15 3:50

WARNING! CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 18 AND PEOPLE SUFFERING FROM EPILEPSY MUST NOT PLAY THIS GAME.

Objective: Kill all aliens before they convert the rapidly changing human population into zombies with the Refferal-Nuclear explosion.

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Name: Anonymous 2014-04-06 10:08

Gamasutra - The Art & Business Of Making Games : http://www.gamasutra.com
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Name: Nihternnes 2013-08-28 4:23

Games, I have a question; if I wrote out the story for the video game I would like to create, would you help me iron it out?
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Name: 4ct !3lWjo8kf8k 2013-09-03 16:32

>>7
Like that will even work, this place is dead and no one cares! and the imgboard are laughing at the textfags.

Name: SFBE 2013-09-09 3:14

>>8 You couldn't make it any deader, donkeycock.

Name: Anonymous 2013-09-09 9:09

>>9
Your not the real SFBE just another fakeshit.

Name: Anonymous 2013-09-09 10:44

>>10
Your not the real fakeshit just another SFBE.

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-06 10:07

You can learn more from full sail : http://learn.fullsail.edu/game_2a
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Name: Turgid 2014-04-05 11:45

I'm so freaking hyped for this new direct. If you haven't already heard, there's going to be a direct for SSB4 on Tuesday.
Also, I've got a buddy who works for Nintendo. He's a jackass and knows I'm really hyped for this direct and have me some really vague information.
-2 newcomers will be revealed (ones apparently really cool and a bunch of be direct is spent on this character)
-3 veterans (2 with changes)
-there's no specific release date, just a "Winter 2013" (friend disinterest actually tell me what it was
-some explanations of already revealed characters
-a crap ton of gameplay, including some of a different game mode (maybe Team or adventure?)
Thats all he told me, but as I said before, he's a jackass so he might just be screwing with me.
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Name: Anonymous 2014-04-04 17:20

Retro City Rampage 3DS in NA passes 360 version's worldwide total in a month.

https://twitter.com/RetroCR/statuses/452153618851201025

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-05 9:41

Still no substitute for GTA... (say the whiny fanboys...)
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Name: Anonymous 2014-04-04 19:47

Gaylo Spartan Pussy Assault is now on Steam and it SUCKS.....

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-05 6:30

I'm not seeing it? Is this an eroge?

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-05 9:18

>>2 http://store.steampowered.com/app/277430/

$1.99 US
£3.99 UK

Microsoft still ripping off the UK
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Name: Stacy Bedford 2014-04-04 23:28

What are the best gaming related websites for us gamers to get the latest gaming related news and other gamer's hot opinions on games and gaming culture? I like:

4chan.org/v
dis.4chan.org/games
neogaf.com (I don't think many people go here, but it's still pretty good)
kotaku.com
reddit.com/r/gaming

Do you guys know any more?

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-05 2:20

what the fuck

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-05 6:02

>>2
High level sage.
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Name: Anonymous 2014-04-02 11:17

And to think they owe it to Nintendo for bringing Bravely Default to global markets; yes the same hardware company they've fondly ignored for the last two decades.
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Name: Anonymous 2014-04-02 19:39

>>2 It's a great game (the original anyway) but I don't see it as an RPG... more like a 4 player hack'n slash.  My Life as A King after that turned out to be a stripped down SimCity ripoff.  And don't even get me started on Crystal Bearers.  Total garbage.

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-02 21:18

SquareEnix are dead leaching off nintendo will not help! go suck Sony penis!

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-02 21:20

hey kid............................................................................................................... suareenix its shit,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-03 0:07

When are they going to do a followup to Lolita Syndrome?

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-04 16:49

>>6 Soon as they make it worth playing.
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Gambling

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Name: Anonymous 2014-03-29 23:52

    >Reply a very old and dead thread on a forum
    >check the date, asshole

    >Make a new thread
    >wow use the search bar retard, it took me literally 1 minute to find a dead thread about this subject

FUCK YOU NIGHTCRAWLWE AND GIDEON ZHI
ALSO TRANSLATE BLACK MATRIX AND STOP THE SHITTY TRASNLATION OF GUNDAM GAMES FAG!

Name: Anonymous 2014-03-29 23:55

2D game emulation:

>It must be pixel perfect! I want it to look like exactly how it originally did on real hardware.

3D game emulation:

>Upscale that to 1080p dawg, removing the dithering, add texture filtering, add in better audio sampling, replace those shitty default textures with these sweet HD ones, widescreen that shit yo I hate black lines. Crank the framerate up to 60fps,

Name: Anonymous 2014-03-31 22:50

Well, it's not like /v/ has any useful information anyways.

Learn to play their game. Only go to /v/ to shitpost.

Name: Anonymous 2014-04-04 3:00

I FUCKING HATE BYUU HE DISQUALIFIED MY FRIEND ALAS TO HIS SHITTY EDIT OF SUPER ROBOT GUNDAM ANIME SHITTY GAME
I HOPE HE DIES IN A CAR ACCIDENT FOR NOT RELEASING OR WORK ON BLACK MATRIX FOR THE SATURN, FUCK YOU GIDEON ZHI!
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