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8912862 No.8912862 [Reply] [Original] [archived.moe]

Holy shit the controls fucking suck. What were they thinking?

>> No.8912886

maybe SotN would be a more appropriate choice for you zoomie

>> No.8912892

aw sweet a bait thread that """oldfags""" will bite to every single time without fail

>> No.8913129

grab a appropriate romhack and shut your mouth

>> No.8913134

>game made in 1997
go away retard

>> No.8913138

he's going to take you back to the past...

>> No.8913149

Sugoii~ oniichan! What are we going to do in the past??

>> No.8913151

zoomies love metroidvania junk

>> No.8913160

Castlevania 1-3 aren't metroidvanias, they're just platformers.

>> No.8913163

Liking certain genres has nothing to do with your age, you retarded tribalistic dipshit

>> No.8913164

read reply chain
thats not the point

>> No.8913169

>Liking certain genres has nothing to do with your age
Sure it does. One or two zoomers claiming they enjoy retro games doesn't change the fact that game preference is highly correlated with age.

>> No.8913173

Retro isn't a genre, dumbass.

>> No.8913174

I'm sure that sounded clever in your mind.

>> No.8913224

>classic rock isn't a genre

>> No.8913228

it isn't

>> No.8913257

Knock back and not being to change the arc mid jump is bullshit

>> No.8913282

it's a marketing term, and a shit one at that
in the 70s, beatles was classic rock, in the 90s, it was pink floyd, now it's nirvana

>> No.8913287

You're actually fucking retarded

>> No.8913289

wow it's almost like retro is a genre ;^)

>> No.8913292

>guy does exactly what you want when you press the button
>bad controls

>> No.8913303

no it's objectively not
platformers, rpgs, adventure games, etc are genres
retro is an age term like vintage
like no one goes out looking for "vintage records", and wants it to sound like xyz, they're looking for old records
well usually they do want it in a genre but then you'd say something like "vintage rock cds" or something

>> No.8913304

uh huh

>> No.8913313
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okay you're probably just pretending to be retarded so whatever
i'm gonna go play some castlevania
and then go to bed cause it's late

>> No.8913315

tell me more anon

>> No.8913440

You can't be this fucking stupid.

>> No.8913568

Get good zoomie.

>> No.8913760

Castlevania has clunky controls like most early games; it came out in Japan in 86 and third party NES devs often struggled to get stuff to control well. Late period Konami titles like TMNT III almost feel like they're on a completely different system.

>> No.8913906

The controls are great, tight and responsive. The fixed jump arc has nothing to do with controls, and it's an intentional gameplay feature. Castlevania isn't a platformer, it's an action sidescroller like Rush'n' Attack / Green Beret (which has the same fixed arc jumping), it's closer to Kung Fu than it is to Super Mario Bros or Adventure Island.

The Goonies by Konami came out 7 months before Castlevania and had more free jumping. Because the game is more of a platformer than Castlevania.

>> No.8915090

but it does you retarded retrofad zoomie, how else do explain somebody that wasn't even born back then not liking a very early form of control scheme?
I mean, how the fuck is someobody stupid enough to not understand that Symphony of the Night's control evolved through the years and was not magically put into the first game in the franchise?
And you see plenty of similar posts on /vr/ proving the point...

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No, THIS is a Clunkvania

>> No.8915201

It's fun

>> No.8915236

2 kinda is?

>> No.8915367

Rather a game controls well or not has nothing to fucking do with it's genre nor is rather you like a genre effected by your age.
You people are peak retard

>> No.8915375

>Castlevania isn't a platformer
Then maybe it should have had less platforming? What a stupid argument. It clearly has a massive focus on platforming.

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