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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #200 on: September 18, 2018, 04:44:50 PM »
This is the greatest dlc I’ve ever known

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #201 on: September 19, 2018, 05:15:55 AM »
The other big omission from DLC that people will get less passionate about, just that he's been in so long is Mark Henry.

Last time Mark was not in a game was Smackdown vs. RAW 2006.
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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #202 on: September 19, 2018, 05:53:28 AM »
Honestly. Dakota Kai made the cut but not ciampa???

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #203 on: September 20, 2018, 01:42:09 AM »
Hey, did you say you wanted to exchange your ability to create your own character in MyCareer for full voiceover? Well, wish granted.. say hello to "Buzz"...



They should've named him #SMH.
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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #204 on: September 27, 2018, 04:25:06 AM »
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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #205 on: September 29, 2018, 12:24:03 PM »
No thank you on WWE 2K10 or whatever they slapped some paint on. 

I'm not coming back.

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #206 on: September 29, 2018, 01:03:25 PM »
I do appreciate how it seems like they decided to just get weird with it this year, but the only enjoyment I've gotten out of the game lately is laughing at the shitty bugs.

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #207 on: October 12, 2018, 01:00:32 AM »
So, in 2K19's My Career mode, you can still create your entire character - the only thing you're stuck with is a single voice (and tbh, the VO they got for it is pretty good - he's the dude who won the Rock's promo competition) and the nickname "Buzz" - outside of that there are times when it veers off into what seems like a giant blowjob for Triple H (shock), and it presents this bizarre blur between shoot and kayfabe that is just confusing at times, but all in all it's probably the best "story mode" they've done for these games.

Everything else in this game is still pretty much a mess. Bugs that have been in the game for the past 3-4 years are still there. I wonder if they even have a QA department on hand at 2K...?
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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #208 on: October 12, 2018, 04:50:07 AM »
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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #209 on: October 12, 2018, 06:55:41 AM »
So, in 2K19's My Career mode, you can still create your entire character - the only thing you're stuck with is a single voice (and tbh, the VO they got for it is pretty good - he's the dude who won the Rock's promo competition) and the nickname "Buzz" - outside of that there are times when it veers off into what seems like a giant blowjob for Triple H (shock), and it presents this bizarre blur between shoot and kayfabe that is just confusing at times, but all in all it's probably the best "story mode" they've done for these games.

Everything else in this game is still pretty much a mess. Bugs that have been in the game for the past 3-4 years are still there. I wonder if they even have a QA department on hand at 2K...?

The tough enough guy?

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #210 on: October 12, 2018, 10:00:44 AM »
Maybe? AJ Kirsch is his name.
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Re: Wrestling Games 2017/18
« Reply #211 on: October 13, 2018, 06:07:16 AM »
Yep. He was on Tough Enough and is also the voice of Hoodslam.
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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #212 on: October 29, 2018, 03:58:24 AM »
lmao I got sent a free download code for 2K19. Even when I don't want to buy these anymore they still manage to pull me back in.

Anyway, I was thinking I may as well do something fun with it. I tried a bunch of times to run my "own" promotion, but it's just not fun and I get bored super fast. Who's in for a CPU simmed fantasy efed? Figure we can either draft existing wrestlers or go all out and create our own characters and see who comes out on top.
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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #213 on: November 10, 2018, 06:48:27 AM »
I hope they'll add the Community Creations feature so I can make the Hart Foundation, once again.

(Hitman, Owen, Bulldog, & Anvil)

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #214 on: November 10, 2018, 06:57:02 AM »
I hope they'll add the Community Creations feature so I can make the Hart Foundation, once again.

(Hitman, Owen, Bulldog, & Anvil)

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #215 on: November 10, 2018, 07:31:35 AM »
I'm not saying that it's been removed. I'm just hoping that they'll keeping the tradition of continuing that feature.

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #216 on: December 28, 2018, 05:57:25 PM »
Downloaded a community creation of a certain commander in chief. Been using it as my jobber to try out stuff with my CAW.

My inability to master the kick out system is driving me bananas. I haven't played a WWE game since WWE 2012

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #217 on: December 29, 2018, 05:09:47 AM »
Yeah the kickout meter can be pretty unforgiving.. I think you can adjust the window in the options though.
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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #218 on: December 29, 2018, 06:13:57 AM »
Thanks man. I'll check tonight.

I'm really excited to feel competent playing it so I can start career mode. Always been my favorite part of these games since N64. I usually set up a two player mode and set up a tackling dummy to practice. But since I Madden rage broke my 2nd controller I'm having to instead set up two on one handicapped matches to practice against CPU opponents. I figured out I can set 3 immediate finishers to quickly wear them down but my partner is always going for the win. Also, it blows up in my face when the AI also equally has 3 finishers and lays me out King Kong Bundy > SD Jones style.

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #219 on: December 29, 2018, 07:16:19 AM »
I was playing WWE 2K18 as the Big Bossman vs Mr Perfect. I countered Perfect's signature move and hit the Bossman Slam for the pin. That's probably the best thing I've had happen in the game.
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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #220 on: January 03, 2019, 12:20:38 PM »
2k19s career mode was a lot of fun but short as hell.

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #221 on: January 08, 2019, 04:49:10 PM »
Answered previously, I'm sure, but is the PC port ever worth investigating? I love Fire Pro, but debating an alternative that already has a playable Vader.

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #222 on: January 08, 2019, 04:52:15 PM »
Last I checked they were alright. The modding aspect is good however as you can mod the game with updated music and even go as far as use for example cm punk from 2k15 and patch it into this years effort.

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #223 on: January 12, 2019, 04:48:15 AM »
2k19s career mode was a lot of fun but short as hell.

I actually really enjoyed the majority of 2K19's career mode as well, because they just said fuck it and went full on stupid with it.   I hated the ending though

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #224 on: January 12, 2019, 09:56:41 AM »
I got a kick out of the invasion bit with your choice of costume.

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Re: Wrestling Games 2017 ~ 19
« Reply #225 on: January 12, 2019, 11:25:21 AM »
2k19s career mode was a lot of fun but short as hell.

I actually really enjoyed the majority of 2K19's career mode as well, because they just said fuck it and went full on stupid with it.   I hated the ending though

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What the fuck is the point of doing a match where the focus is on a heel guest ref if your engine doesn't know how to make a ref biased?


That kind of reminds me of Wrestlemania XIX when you face Mr. McMahon in the last chapter. He's so hard to defeat and I was about to lose when Vince got himself DQ'ed for using a chair against me. Vince didn't know the rules.
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