Game recommendations for a fairly new owner please

  • miseryguts 24 Nov 2018 21:56:01 246 posts
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    I've recently been given a Switch & games/Eshop credit.. and have been busy buying and playing since, & think I've amassed a pretty decent library so far but am a bit skint now so am wondering if folk can recommend some stuff that's fun, takes a long while to complete, has replay value & is most importantly (relatively) CHEAP!

    My Library so far:

    Super Mario Odyssey
    Mark Of The Ninja Remastered
    Lumines Remastered
    Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle
    Okami HD
    Fast RMX
    Enter The Gungeon
    Darkest Dungeon
    Mulaka
    Resident Evil Revelations
    LOZ Breath Of The Wild
    Rayman Legends
    Splasher
    Semblance
    Bastion
    Hollow Knight
    Dead Cells
    Galak - Z
    Stardew Vallew

    Been considering Golf Story & 99Vidas.. recommend?

    Edited by miseryguts at 21:59:29 24-11-2018

    Edited by miseryguts at 22:00:21 24-11-2018
  • Armoured_Bear 24 Nov 2018 22:00:50 26,739 posts
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    Stay money and buy Xenoblade 2
  • SnackPlissken 24 Nov 2018 22:11:50 990 posts
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    Wait.. youíve recently got a Switch, and you have a tonne of games? I think you have enough my friend.
  • miseryguts 24 Nov 2018 23:12:44 246 posts
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    @SnackPlissken

    It came with quite a few.. i NEED more
  • THFourteen 24 Nov 2018 23:27:45 52,004 posts
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    That lot should last you months. Finish some games before buying more.
  • miseryguts 24 Nov 2018 23:46:10 246 posts
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    Pretty please..
  • DangerousDave_87 24 Nov 2018 23:52:39 5,963 posts
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    Steamworld Dig 2, Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap, Blaster Master, RIVE and Graceful Explosion Machine are all worth a look. Not sure you'd appreciate them with that much on your plate already, though!
  • Trafford 24 Nov 2018 23:59:08 8,347 posts
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    The new Metroid Prime game.
    It should be out by the time you've finished that stack!
  • Jono62 25 Nov 2018 00:22:09 22,259 posts
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    Splatoon 2.
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  • Evasion 25 Nov 2018 01:06:53 31 posts
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    If you like strategy, you may enjoy Into the Breach. A lot of replay value, and it shouldn't be too expensive. (You can finish it very quickly, but that's where the replay value comes in.)

    Golf Story is pretty good, particularly if you like amusing dialogue. The actual gameplay is surprisingly fun too, considering that I don't even like golf.
  • Mola_Ram 25 Nov 2018 03:14:19 20,129 posts
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    Yeah, Into the Breach is brilliant. Basically a perfect strategy game in my book.
  • Salaman 25 Nov 2018 07:56:29 23,620 posts
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    If you're skint and you have a ton of games, maybe just play those for now?
    There's plenty there to keep you busy/entertained.
  • Syrette 25 Nov 2018 08:28:54 50,232 posts
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    Salaman wrote:
    If you're skint and you have a ton of games, maybe just play those for now?
    There's plenty there to keep you busy/entertained.
    This.
  • PazJohnMitch 25 Nov 2018 12:26:01 14,469 posts
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    Impressive line up!

    As discussed above into the Breach is very good. Also look out for Celeste if it ever goes on sale.

    Other Indie titles worth keeping an eye out for are: West of Loathing, Undertale, Minit (currently on sale), Oxenfree, Yoku's Island Express, Picross S2, Gorogoa, Sonic Mania and Portal: Bridge Constructor.

    I have also really enjoyed Octopath Traveller.
  • prettyvacant 25 Nov 2018 13:59:03 232 posts
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    Maybe I misread the list but I don't see Mario kart on there , tut tut .

    Also , maybe take a look at skyrim and doom if those things tickle your fancy .
    Bad north is also worth a look , though last I read it had a few bugs .

    (forgot to add , look at the south Africa store for prices , more often than not it's much cheaper)

    Edited by prettyvacant at 14:00:23 25-11-2018
  • YYDeckard 25 Nov 2018 14:27:32 204 posts
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    Well Iíve played over 200 hours on both Zelda and dead cells alone
  • miseryguts 25 Nov 2018 23:59:49 246 posts
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    prettyvacant wrote:
    (forgot to add , look at the south Africa store for prices , more often than not it's much cheaper)
    Thanks that's already been been brought to my attention but yeah quite often you can save quite a few quid particularly if you're buying a few at once..
  • prettyvacant 26 Nov 2018 11:50:11 232 posts
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    I've been using this site eshop-pricesBut someone might have a link to something better to use .
  • YYDeckard 26 Nov 2018 18:53:14 204 posts
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    I use this one -

    https://savecoins.app
  • Syrette 26 Nov 2018 23:17:35 50,232 posts
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    I'm still confused as to why OP isn't satisfied with the list above, if they're skint.
  • GuybrushFreepwood 27 Nov 2018 06:49:19 958 posts
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    Play the games you've got. When you've finished them, the games recommended above will be cheaper most likely.

    Diablo 3 and xenoblade are both time sinks if that's what you're looking for and would be a better bet than a half dozen cheaper games.
  • Rivuzu 27 Nov 2018 12:56:54 18,147 posts
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    Dragonball FighterZ
  • ghearoid 27 Nov 2018 15:03:44 3,201 posts
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    Xenoblade Chronicles 2 + Torna DLC - best jrpg I've played in years. Fantastic game, well worth playing.
  • cowell 27 Nov 2018 15:21:51 1,897 posts
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    You have Breath of the Wild in your list there. That's well over the hundred hours mark. Play that :p
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