Jan 242013
 

In every genre there is one defining aspect which usually makes them stand out and defines them from all others. One specific element above all others which helps them to appeal to a certain audience. In Rogue-like games it’s the potential for failure and the sheer uphill battle you face, with fighting games it’s the ability to break out endless combos and air-juggle your opponent through the air for minutes on end, and in RTS titles it’s the potential for how thoroughly you can obliterate them. In RPGs of many subgenres it tends not to be the stats or combat which is the most memorable but the stories driving them forwards. Any story can make or break an RPG, especially in how the ending is handled as Bioware found out not too long ago, so what could be considered the best within the genre?

Here’s few suggestions with Paranerds.com’s Top Ten Greatest RPG Endings. (Spoilers! [Obviously])
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Jul 262012
 

This week on the ParaNerds Podcast: The two go back in time and re-visit their older podcasts while trying to get back to Podcast 100, in doing so they get lost in the future and must return to Podcast 100 to stop themselves from doing it. They also speak about Minecraft, Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD, Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep and Fallout: New Vegas along with reading fan mail from listeners, and look over NEWS (See below) and see what games are coming out with new releases. They also announce the winner of the Kingdom Hearts Dream Drop Distance giveaway and Kevin interviews AJ LoCascio; the voice of Marty McFly of the Back to the Future Game and give a special thank you to all their listeners and contributors.

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May 042011
 

This week on the ParaNerds podcast they speak about Paperboy for IOS, Game Dev Story for IOS, God of War 3, Bayonetta, African Cats, Thor along with new releases and News (see below). The Paranerds also go over the latest Top Ten; the Top Ten Disney Games and Kevin finally got his hands on Mortal Kombat and the two review it.

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Sep 292010
 

This week the Paranerds speak about new releases along with news (look below). They also review Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions, talk about the hate around Sonic Adventure and debate and argue about what games their looking forward to.

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Upcoming games we argue about:

Dead Rising 2

Fable 3

Metal Gear:Rising

Splatterhouse

Gears of war 3

Sonic 4

Donkey Kong: Returns

Kirby Epic Yarn

Goldeneye 007

Fallout New Vegas

Epic Mickey

Silent Hill 8

News

the mortal kombat

Girls lip gets ripped while playing Nintendogs

Zombies in Black Ops

New PS3 Greatest Hits

NBA JAM

PSP2?

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