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Dying Light: The Following's story teased

Dying Light: The Following's story teased

Techland reveals some details in video form for the story of Dying Light: The Following. The expansion will be available on February 9th and will also be part of Dying Light: The Following - Enhanced Edition.

What Mysteries Await? - Story Teaser
What Mysteries Await? - Story Teaser (FR)

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Commented on 2015-12-16 21:44:25
Lol. Do people play these games for the story? It's badly voice acted, badly written crap. Just hack zombies up in co-op! That's all you really need.
Commented on 2015-12-16 23:07:34
Didn't this come with graphical improvements too?
Commented on 2015-12-16 23:28:51 In reply to KORNdog
Posted by KORNdog
Lol. Do people play these games for the story? It's badly voice acted, badly written crap. Just hack zombies up in co-op! That's all you really need.
I beg to differ. the lead character's voice actor did a perfect job. actually his voice acting was the only noticeably good thing about the story missions.
if you have not played the game.. it is a must. I used to think it was the same old idea waiting to be fed to the same audience. but I came away impressed. it is aesthetically beautiful.. also one one the best intros ..a bit of deja vu actually.. reminded me of the original Crysis
Commented on 2015-12-17 13:07:42 In reply to KORNdog
Posted by KORNdog
Lol. Do people play these games for the story? It's badly voice acted, badly written crap. Just hack zombies up in co-op! That's all you really need.
Do people play games full stop for the story?
Commented on 2015-12-17 15:11:33 In reply to HarryFreq
Posted by HarryFreq
Do people play games full stop for the story?
i'd argue last of us would be a much worse game if it's story wasn't so compelling and well acted. and i know for a fact people play telltale games...so yes?
Commented on 2015-12-17 19:58:33 In reply to HarryFreq
Posted by HarryFreq
Do people play games full stop for the story?
Telltale games, Life is strange, the old LucasArts and Sierra titles plus many many more.
Commented on 2015-12-17 22:35:49 In reply to KORNdog
Posted by KORNdog
i'd argue last of us would be a much worse game if it's story wasn't so compelling and well acted. and i know for a fact people play telltale games...so yes?
Lets face it 1 game in 100 has a decent story, I certainly dont play games for thier story telling abilities.
Commented on 2015-12-17 22:50:53 In reply to HarryFreq
Posted by HarryFreq
Lets face it 1 game in 100 has a decent story, I certainly dont play games for thier story telling abilities.
There is a huge spectrum between decent and shit though. And lets face it. Dying light was shit. Which makes it weird they're even bothering trying to promote that aspect of it.
Commented on 2015-12-18 01:39:32
A game story doesn't even have to be decent to be entertaining. Until Dawn's story is so bad that it's good.
Commented on 2015-12-18 02:32:00 In reply to asdfg
Posted by asdfg
A game story doesn't even have to be decent to be entertaining. Until Dawn's story is so bad that it's good.
That's self aware though. Its based on campy teen slasher films. Games like dead island and dying light are trying to offer something good...PERIOD. And they fail. Its like just cause. You don't advertise it's plot do you. You advertise that you blow shit up and solve all objectives with explosives.

Seeing a story trailer for dying light is the equivilent of seeing a narrative focused porn trailer. Lol
Commented on 2015-12-18 02:47:24 In reply to KORNdog
Posted by KORNdog
That's self aware though. Its based on campy teen slasher films. Games like dead island and dying light are trying to offer something good...PERIOD. And they fail. Its like just cause. You don't advertise it's plot do you. You advertise that you blow shit up and solve all objectives with explosives.

Seeing a story trailer for dying light is the equivilent of seeing a narrative focused porn trailer. Lol
Totally agree.
Commented on 2015-12-18 14:26:37 In reply to asdfg
Posted by asdfg
A game story doesn't even have to be decent to be entertaining. Until Dawn's story is so bad that it's good.
It was really bad so bad it was good in the middle then even worse at the end. Honestly i hated that game at the start liked it in the middle and near the end i was desperate for it to be over.

Game would of been so much better had it not been aimed at 12-15 year olds.
Commented on 2015-12-18 18:10:39 In reply to HarryFreq
Posted by HarryFreq
It was really bad so bad it was good in the middle then even worse at the end. Honestly i hated that game at the start liked it in the middle and near the end i was desperate for it to be over.

Game would of been so much better had it not been aimed at 12-15 year olds.
So did you play until dawn for the story or the amazing gameplay? ;)
Commented on 2015-12-20 20:03:45 In reply to asdfg
Posted by asdfg
So did you play until dawn for the story or the amazing gameplay? ;)
Sadly neither, The only reason why i played it was due to a friend giving me it as he didnt like it. 8 hours il never get back.
Commented on 2015-12-21 22:43:17 In reply to KORNdog
Posted by KORNdog
Lol. Do people play these games for the story? It's badly voice acted, badly written crap. Just hack zombies up in co-op! That's all you really need.
I second and minute that statement!

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