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Old 06-26-2009, 11:42 AM   #1
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Emotional Impact in Games

Has a game ever had an emotional impact on you? Made you happy, sad, anxious, scared, repulsed? If so, what game, and how? This discussion is not limited to Nintendo games, so all games are fair...uh, game here.

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Old 06-26-2009, 11:59 AM   #2
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Twilight Princess is the game that captured my emotions for the entire game. Some other games have capture my emotions for a few moments of time, but not for the entire game like TP.
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Old 06-26-2009, 12:10 PM   #3
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Old 06-26-2009, 12:55 PM   #4
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The great Story, and the ties that are created between the player, Link, and the surrounding people.
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i think he's looking for something more specific. i'll give an example


Chrono Trigger was my first RPG. upon discovering you could name the characters, i of course typed in my own for Crono. seeing my name not just on the screen, but in the game, with the characters saying it and Crono actually responding to it, is a joyous, triumphant moment that will never leave me.
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Well Midna getting blasted with light, and your desperate race to Zelda to help Midna. For the most of the game, I just felt like I needed to save the children. I was relieved when I found them, and they all were alright.
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I think the first game I really got into emotionally was Star Fox 64. Not only did I really feel like a team, but I felt terrible whenever one of my wingmen died. When they called out for help, I was so desperate to get to them and when I didn't it felt like I really let them down. I remember when Slippy got blasted off from the Sector X fight and you went to go get him, I was determined to find him. And when Fox's father helps you escape and then disappears at the end, I actually felt like I had missed out on something big, like Fox had.

That, and the moments when Bill and Katt were in the game were aweseome. Like Katt coming to help you in Sector Z, or on Katina when you come to help Bill out, and then that mothership appears and enemies just start pouring out of it...that was a moment in gaming that stuck with me.
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Has a game ever had an emotional impact on you? Made you happy, sad, anxious, scared, repulsed? If so, what game, and how? This discussion is not limited to Nintendo games, so all games are fair...uh, game here.

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I was repulsed and thrilled by BioShock – by its story, its shock factor, its gratuitousness. I was enchanted by Golden Sun and Fire Emblem. I was emotionally immersed by Morrowind, Oblivion, and both KOTORs. That's about it.
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In all of the Pokemon handheld games, I felt a moment of complete and utter elation when I finally managed to defeat the Champion of the Elite Four and be immortalised in the Hall of Fame. Especially Pokemon Sapphire, simply because of the scenery that happened and the startling revelation of the identity of the Champion herself.
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