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Escort Missions

Post by Nino on Tue May 13, 2014 11:33 pm

How do you feel about escort missions in gaming?


Escort missions have to be the most frustrating mechanic in gaming. I (insert Kefka line) hate them due to terrible setup, horrendous difficulty balance, unbearable pacing, stupid AI, and the fact that most characters you have to escort I never want to see again


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Re: Escort Missions

Post by queenzelda on Wed May 14, 2014 12:12 am

I hate having to do them in the Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Games because if the Pokemon you escort falls during battle: you have to START ALL OVER AGAIN. It's just so annoying. u.u;


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Re: Escort Missions

Post by commanderedgeworth on Wed May 14, 2014 7:59 am

They suck, apart from Resident Evil 4, which was mainly an escort mission for the whole game, and was awesome.
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Re: Escort Missions

Post by Winters Thief Zero on Wed May 14, 2014 3:19 pm

I really don't like them too much either, they just get annoying due to enemy AI, or even AI of the character you're escorting. And in most games they're used in, they take way too long.


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Re: Escort Missions

Post by Marowak on Wed May 14, 2014 7:08 pm

Generally I can't stand them, because they'll tend to have low health/defense, no way of attacking and you'll have to take them a large distance while every enemy seems to take the priority of attacking the person you're protecting.


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