History Videogame / OgreBattle64

29th Dec '15 10:43:25 PM ReyKenobi
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* DevelopersForesight: There is in fact an ending if your chaos frame tanks after recruiting Destin.
14th Sep '15 9:55:46 AM 0219110
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[[caption-width:350:Fight it out!]]
1st Sep '15 12:43:40 PM ironballs16
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* GuideDangIt: Multiple times over, for everything from unlocking specific classes to the difference between "Capturing" and "Liberating" a city isn't well-explained.
31st Aug '15 7:48:33 PM Luigifan
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* BigDamnHeroes: When it seems like the rebel leader is going to be executed by Rhade, two knights just show up out of ''nowhere'' to save him. It's an even bigger CMOA when you learn [[spoiler: It's Destin and Debonair from the first OgreBattle]].
* BoringButPractical: The "Attack Leader" tactic setting, which causes all soldiers in a unit to focus fire on the enemy unit's leader (or whatever is in the way of targeting him or her first). While having all your forces viciously dog-pile some poor cleric or knight might be repetitive to watch units that lose their leader have an AI that prioritizes running from player troops. Likewise a unit with an injured leader prioritizes getting healed over fighting more often than not. This makes using Attack Leader as a default setting often ideal because it lets you break assaults and mop up or ignore at your own pace.
** Matched trainer units (a pair of monsters with a relevant trainer in command such as two golems with an enchanter) might be boring to manage but benefit from being mostly just powerful and consistent without the need for constant upgrades beyond regular leveling.
* BossInMooksClothing: The map that introduces Ogres features on in the boss' unit that is actually much stronger than him and anything else you've seen at this point. Thankfully, the game only requires you to kill bosses to win.

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* BigDamnHeroes: When it seems like the rebel leader is going to be executed by Rhade, two knights just show up out of ''nowhere'' to save him. It's an even bigger CMOA when you learn [[spoiler: It's [[spoiler:it's Destin and Debonair from the first OgreBattle]].
* BoringButPractical: The "Attack Leader" tactic setting, which causes all soldiers in a unit to focus fire on the enemy unit's leader (or whatever is in the way of targeting him or her first). While having all your forces viciously dog-pile some poor cleric or knight might be repetitive to watch watch, units that lose their leader have an AI that prioritizes running from player troops. Likewise Likewise, a unit with an injured leader prioritizes getting healed over fighting more often than not. This makes using Attack Leader as a default setting often ideal ideal, because it lets you break assaults and mop up or ignore at your own pace.
** Matched trainer units (a pair of monsters with a relevant trainer in command command, such as two golems with an enchanter) might be boring to manage manage, but benefit from being mostly just powerful and consistent without the need for constant upgrades beyond regular leveling.
* BossInMooksClothing: The map that introduces Ogres features on one in the boss' unit that is actually much stronger than him and anything else you've seen at this point. Thankfully, the game only requires you to kill bosses to win.



* {{Cliffhanger}}: [[spoiler:Though no matter what alignment your ending Palatinus and Magnus' story concludes, Mari gives birth to a baby born from Yumil while he contained the Progenitor's godlike power, apparently possessed by Rashidi, the main villain of the very first Ogre Battle game.]]

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* {{Cliffhanger}}: [[spoiler:Though no [[spoiler:No matter what alignment your ending Palatinus and Magnus' story concludes, concludes with, Mari gives birth to a baby born from Yumil while he contained the Progenitor's godlike power, apparently possessed by Rashidi, the main villain of the very first Ogre Battle game.]]



* EscortMission: You have one where you must escort protect Yumil, but thankfully he does have four Black Knights protecting him, a high level melee class that you won't get until much later in the game, so he's not in much danger unless you let his unit fight every battle on the map.

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* EscortMission: You have one where you must escort protect Yumil, but thankfully he does have four Black Knights protecting him, a high level melee class that you won't get until much later in the game, so he's not in much danger unless you let his unit fight every battle on the map.



* FirstNameBasis: General Godeslas. Godeslas is his FIRST name. As one LP says "It's like if he went around getting called General Gary".

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* FirstNameBasis: General Godeslas. Godeslas is his FIRST name. As one LP LP, says "It's like if he went around getting called General Gary".



* HeroesPreferSwords: Not just Magnus, but Ankiseth, Dio, [[spoiler:Destin and Debonair]] too.

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* HeroesPreferSwords: Not just Magnus, but Ankiseth, Dio, [[spoiler:Destin [[spoiler:Destin, and Debonair]] too.



* PrestigeClass: Most classes have an advancement that gives them better statistical upgrades during level ups, access to more gear, and more frequent or different attacks. Subverted though in that a character can change to any class whose prerequisite they match, even if it is not the improved version of their current class. The prestige classes are:

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* PrestigeClass: Most classes have an advancement that gives them better statistical upgrades during level ups, access to more gear, and more frequent or different attacks. Subverted though Subverted, though, in that a character can change to any class whose prerequisite they match, even if it is not the improved version of their current class. The prestige classes are:



* StrawHypocrite: The Holy Lodis Empire. These guys secretly give Godeslas the ability to summon Ogres just to test out how much power he could attain. This comes to bite Palatinus in the butt later as they come back and take away the kingdom's power of nobility under the claim they were ''using'' ogres, and they are to step in to take care of a land of "heretics". This gets even more hypocritical as right after that, they search the Eastern division for the gate to the underworld to summon MORE Ogres.

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* StrawHypocrite: The Holy Lodis Empire. These guys secretly give Godeslas the ability to summon Ogres just to test out how much power he could attain. This comes to bite Palatinus in the butt later later, as they come back and take away the kingdom's power of nobility under the claim they were ''using'' ogres, and they are to step in to take care of a land of "heretics". This gets even more hypocritical as right after that, as they search the Eastern division for the gate to the underworld to summon MORE Ogres.
12th Jun '15 8:25:10 PM ZangotheChua
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* BoringButPractical: The "Attack Leader" tactic setting, which causes all soldiers in a unit to focus fire on the enemy unit's leader (or whatever is in the way of targeting him or her first). While having all your forces viciously dog-pile some poor cleric or knight units that lose their leader have an AI that prioritizes running from player troops. Likewise a unit with an injured leader prioritizes getting healed over fighting more often than not. This makes using Attack Leader as a default setting often ideal because it lets you break assaults and mop up or ignore at your own pace.

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* BoringButPractical: The "Attack Leader" tactic setting, which causes all soldiers in a unit to focus fire on the enemy unit's leader (or whatever is in the way of targeting him or her first). While having all your forces viciously dog-pile some poor cleric or knight might be repetitive to watch units that lose their leader have an AI that prioritizes running from player troops. Likewise a unit with an injured leader prioritizes getting healed over fighting more often than not. This makes using Attack Leader as a default setting often ideal because it lets you break assaults and mop up or ignore at your own pace.
12th Jun '15 8:24:20 PM ZangotheChua
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* BoringButPractical: The "Attack Leader" tactic setting, which causes all soldiers in a unit to focus fire on the enemy unit's leader (or whatever is in the way of targeting him or her first). While having all your forces viciously dog-pile some poor cleric or knight units that lose their leader have an AI that prioritizes running from player troops. Likewise a unit with an injured leader prioritizes getting healed over fighting more often than not. This makes using Attack Leader as a default setting often ideal because it lets you break assaults and mop up or ignore at your own pace.
** Matched trainer units (a pair of monsters with a relevant trainer in command such as two golems with an enchanter) might be boring to manage but benefit from being mostly just powerful and consistent without the need for constant upgrades beyond regular leveling.
4th May '15 10:25:04 AM nombretomado
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* CaptainErsatz: [[spoiler:Danika is very similar to Persephone of ClassicalMythology. Both were daughters of a Earth Goddess (Demeter/Berthe) who were lured to the Underworld and made Queen of it by another God residing there (Hades/Diablo) and trapped there once they ate a fruit grown there. Only difference is while Hades is actually quite just by Ancient Greek standards, Diablo is evil, and Danika was corrupted by them, but gets better after you defeat her]].

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* CaptainErsatz: [[spoiler:Danika is very similar to Persephone of ClassicalMythology.Myth/ClassicalMythology. Both were daughters of a Earth Goddess (Demeter/Berthe) who were lured to the Underworld and made Queen of it by another God residing there (Hades/Diablo) and trapped there once they ate a fruit grown there. Only difference is while Hades is actually quite just by Ancient Greek standards, Diablo is evil, and Danika was corrupted by them, but gets better after you defeat her]].
10th Aug '14 4:16:53 AM SventheCrusader
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** Doll Master -> Enchanter
13th Apr '14 2:37:34 PM burninmylight
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* BigBadEnsemble: A true big bad is hard to place in this game. The plot is set in motion by the rebellion against the Caliginos Order, [[spoiler: but towards the end of the game they start getting usurped as a threat by Yumil before Danika finally becomes the main threat at the end.]]

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* BigBadEnsemble: A true big bad is hard to place in this game. The plot is set in motion by the rebellion against the Caliginos Caliginous Order, [[spoiler: but towards the end of the game they start getting usurped as a threat by Yumil before Danika finally becomes the main threat at the end.]]
23rd Feb '14 8:03:25 PM megazilla
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* BigBadEnsemble: A true big bad is hard to place in this game. The plot is set in motion by the rebellion against the Caliginos Order, [[spoiler: but towards the end of the game they start getting usurped as a threat by Yumil before Danika finally becomes the main threat at the end.]]



* BossInMooksClothing: The map that introduces Ogres features on in the boss' unit that is actually much stronger than him and anything else you've seen at this point. Thankfully, the game only requires you to kill bosses to win.



* EscortMission: You have one where you must escort protect Yumil, but thankfully he does have four Black Knights protecting him, a high level melee class that you won't get until much later in the game, so he's not in much danger.

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* EscortMission: You have one where you must escort protect Yumil, but thankfully he does have four Black Knights protecting him, a high level melee class that you won't get until much later in the game, so he's not in much danger.danger unless you let his unit fight every battle on the map.
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