The Dungeon of Naheulbeuk: The amulet of chaos, PCG hasn't talked about it?

Sep 21, 2020
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What gives PCG, so many games i've heard about through you but i've not seen a thing about this one, so i figured i would give you a heads up on something you should be playing!

Has anyone seen this game? Talk about a hidden gem. It has an old school Dnd Feel, but all the modern bonuses of a game from 2020. It can use a little bug fixing, but what RPG doesn't at launch. But so far in 20+ hours i haven't had any game breakers, more just a few items that didn't give a bonus. The characters are just fun, even if they are classic tropes, but with a little twist.

I really haven't enjoyed an RPG this much in a long time. It's refreshing to have a game where the goal is not to save the world. Just an average joe trying to make it in the world.


Btw, this comes on the heals of just finishing another great VN/RPG, a game called Loren of the Amazon. I found it by chance and grabbed it on a sale while back. I was hoping for a decent little VN, but i got a lot more. The combat is more like a card game with just clicks on your portraits, but still it is fairly compelling with strats of how to build a character, level them, and items ect.

But boy, 2 great games i found by chance this summer, makes me wonder how many more hidden gems i need to find.


If you have any other RPG's i should try that are not so well known, please post!
 
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I've had my eye on this one, I'm just not sure how invested in a parody RPG I could get, and I read it's a bit linear. I might snag it on a sale or something.
 
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I've had my eye on this one, I'm just not sure how invested in a parody RPG I could get, and I read it's a bit linear. I might snag it on a sale or something.



Well yes it is linear, but tons of games are, doesn't make them less fun IMO, Neverwinter nights 2 is linear for example and that is a pretty fantastic game. the game has a solid story, and really fun combat so if you like turn based games you might enjoy this one. I bought it over wasteland III and i loved WII, but it's easily as good of a game as them. I like it more than shadow run if that means anything. that one the story kinda bored me. Maybe i'll try hong kong though, i hear that one is better.

I wouldn't call the game a parody, It is just an RPG with humor that doesn't take it self to seriously. But sure grab it on sale at a later date, i don't think you would regret it. :) If you like to laugh it really is worth it.

Personally i find it extremely refreshing to play, i'm kinda tired of the whole save the world thing. The art is really nice, the way you upgrade characters how they tweak their look as you add things is done really well. the stories are just fun, and combat mechanics are very solid.


This caught my eye too! I read some of the Steam reviews re: the RNG nature - did you find that at all?


I won't spoil anything outside of saying there is a god of Fail, that is part of the lore, some people like to call it RNG hell, but its part of the games identity. To balance that out there are spells that can be used as the "fail" bar fills up, from double attacks, to healing, or healing the whole party, and one other i forget of the top of my head. Basically 4 spells that you can use to help you on your quest. So instead of being pissed every time you wiff it can actually help you like suing the spell that can let your barbarian attack twice in a round. (just a simple example)



They had a little blurb about it in their "Steam games you probably missed". So many games being released, they relegate some of these titles to this weekly column.


ahh thanks, but after playing for 40 hours, this game really deserves a full review. They are also patching up a lotta stuff as well, the devs have been great with their post launch support, so nothing wrong with waiting a bit anyway to iron things out if your the type that doesn't like to deal with potential bugs.
 

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