History Videogame / ShadowrunReturns

18th Apr '16 10:37:20 PM Kalaong
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* CentralTheme: SlobsVersusSnobs. '''''[[Quotes/ShadowrunReturns Every]]''''' SRR story to date has been about the struggle between those who rule the Sixth World, those who are just trying to survive in it... and those who [[TakeAThirdOption refuse]] to be masters ''or'' slaves AKA Shadowrunners.
13th Apr '16 4:56:32 PM roothorick
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* SupportPartyMember: Pure shamans carry no directly offensive spells whatsoever, barring [[BarrierWarrior their magic walls]] and [[{{Mons}} summoned spirits]], and didn't even have a basic attack spell like the mage did until ''Dragonfall''. [[note]]That said, shaman [=NPCs=] carried some kind of more conventional weapon and had a few points in the relevant skills to compensate.[[/note]] Every single other spell is a buff or debuff spell and their library has increased through the game's editions, until the logical conclusion in ''Hong Kong'' where every single buff spell except Heal is a shaman spell.

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* SupportPartyMember: Pure shamans carry no directly offensive spells whatsoever, barring [[BarrierWarrior their magic walls]] and [[{{Mons}} summoned spirits]], and didn't even have a basic attack spell like the mage did until ''Dragonfall''. [[note]]That said, shaman party characters and [=NPCs=] carried some kind of more conventional weapon and had a few points in the relevant skills to compensate.[[/note]] Every single other spell is a buff or debuff spell and their library has increased through the game's editions, until the logical conclusion in ''Hong Kong'' where every single buff spell except Heal is a shaman spell.
13th Apr '16 4:55:30 PM roothorick
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* SupportPartyMember: Pure shamans carry no directly offensive spells whatsoever, barring [[BarrierWarrior their magic walls]] and [[{{Mons}} summoned spirits]], and didn't even have a basic attack spell like the mage did until ''Dragonfall''. Every single other spell is a buff or debuff spell and their library has increased through the game's editions, until the logical conclusion in ''Hong Kong'' where every single buff spell except Heal is a shaman spell.

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* SupportPartyMember: Pure shamans carry no directly offensive spells whatsoever, barring [[BarrierWarrior their magic walls]] and [[{{Mons}} summoned spirits]], and didn't even have a basic attack spell like the mage did until ''Dragonfall''. [[note]]That said, shaman [=NPCs=] carried some kind of more conventional weapon and had a few points in the relevant skills to compensate.[[/note]] Every single other spell is a buff or debuff spell and their library has increased through the game's editions, until the logical conclusion in ''Hong Kong'' where every single buff spell except Heal is a shaman spell.
2nd Apr '16 12:56:33 PM ironballs16
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* OlderThanTheyLook: In the bonus pack, you can pick up a mission to rescue the niece of one of Jomo's friends - [[spoiler: she was actually given [[FountainOfYouth an experimental version of an anti-aging treatment]], and thus regressed to being a teenaged girl, explaining why she seemed WiseBeyondHerYears]].
31st Mar '16 11:36:55 PM ironballs16
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--->[[spoiler: '''Qian Ya''': ...and what of our court? The slave-things that have already been taken into our service? [[TheRoyalWe We]] must be allowed to take them. If we are to retreat into the tunnel, they must come as well.[[/spoiler]]\\
[[spoiler: '''PlayerCharacter''': You are entitled to ''nothing''. By asking, you've already conceded defeat. [[MyRuleFuIsStrongerThanYourRuleFu I know your laws, Queen, and I will hold you to them.]][[/spoiler]]\\
[[spoiler: '''Qian Ya''': [[ThisCannotBe How... do you know...]][[/spoiler]]\\
[[spoiler: '''PlayerCharacter''': [[DidYouJustFlipOffCthulhu You'll spend the rest of eternity wondering.]][[/spoiler]]

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--->[[spoiler: '''Qian Ya''': ...and what of our court? The slave-things that have already been taken into our service? [[TheRoyalWe We]] must be allowed to take them. If we are to retreat into the tunnel, they must come as well.[[/spoiler]]\\
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[[spoiler: '''PlayerCharacter''': You are entitled to ''nothing''. By asking, you've already conceded defeat. [[MyRuleFuIsStrongerThanYourRuleFu [[MyRuleFuIsStrongerThanYours I know your laws, Queen, and I will hold you to them.]][[/spoiler]]\\
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[[spoiler: '''Qian Ya''': [[ThisCannotBe How... do you know...]][[/spoiler]]\\
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[[spoiler: '''PlayerCharacter''': [[DidYouJustFlipOffCthulhu You'll spend the rest of eternity wondering.]][[/spoiler]]]]]]
31st Mar '16 11:35:54 PM ironballs16
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--->[[spoiler: '''Qian Ya''': ...and what of our court? The slave-things that have already been taken into our service? [[TheRoyalWe We]] must be allowed to take them. If we are to retreat into the tunnel, they must come as well.[[/spoiler]]\\
[[spoiler: '''PlayerCharacter''': You are entitled to ''nothing''. By asking, you've already conceded defeat. [[MyRuleFuIsStrongerThanYourRuleFu I know your laws, Queen, and I will hold you to them.]][[/spoiler]]\\
[[spoiler: '''Qian Ya''': [[ThisCannotBe How... do you know...]][[/spoiler]]\\
[[spoiler: '''PlayerCharacter''': [[DidYouJustFlipOffCthulhu You'll spend the rest of eternity wondering.]][[/spoiler]]


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-->[[spoiler: '''Qian Ya''': You would be condemning yourself to an eternity of torment. My brethren would not permit you to leave this place alive.[[/spoiler]]
-->[[spoiler: '''PlayerCharacter''': You're going to destroy me anyway, right? [[PyrrhicVictory So what do I have to lose]]?[[/spoiler]]
31st Mar '16 10:33:37 PM ironballs16
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* BrickJoke: Prior to entering Kowloon for the finale, Ambrose can give you a gun to pass over to Law to protect himself, advising him not to shoot himself in the foot. If the PlayerCharacter doesn't have points in ranged weapons, [[WhatAnIdiot guess what Law managed to do in the meantime]].
31st Mar '16 1:11:55 PM ironballs16
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-->'''PlayerCharacter:''' Are we ''really'' doing the Cyrano thing now?

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-->'''PlayerCharacter:''' Are we ''really'' [[PlayingCyrano doing the Cyrano thing now?now]]?
30th Mar '16 10:16:50 PM ironballs16
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* ThePasswordIsAlwaysSwordfish: Averted. All of the passwords a decker can find in the Matrix are secure alphanumeric jumbles.
22nd Mar '16 5:00:37 PM JunkJetter
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* OncePerEpisode: All three games have started with a run gone bad, teammates dying and a frantic escape which helps set up the main plot of the game.
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