Results 1 to 10 of 10

Threaded View

  1. #1
    Elite Member
    Suzano-O's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Brittanya O'Campo's undergarments...
    Age
    26
    Posts
    1,787
    Rep Power
    45
    Points
    6,092 (0 Banked)

    No Story Mode Cutscenes in Upcoming "Super Smash Bros."



    Cutscenes are kind of a take-it-or-leave-it thing for me, but the new-to-the-franchise cutscenes in Super Smash Bros. Brawl were pretty awesome. Unfortunately, producer Masahiro Sakurai is plainly stating that the cutscenes won't be returning in the upcoming Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS, and neither will the story mode (titled Subspace Emissary in Brawl).

    Sakurai didn't like Brawl's cutscenes being leaked online, and wants to preserve the feeling of surprise for new players:


    "Unfortunately, the movie scenes we worked hard to create were uploaded onto the Internet. You can only truly wow a player the first time he sees [a cutscene]. I felt if players saw the cutscenes outside of the game, they would no longer serve as rewards for playing the game, so I've decided against having them."
    http://kotaku.com/the-next-super-sma...or-c-906856304


    I have to say, that's probably the $#@!tiest excuse I've ever heard for omitting content in a game...
    I'd probably be a little more satisfied if he'd just say that they were forced to rush the game's development cycle in order to push out some software for the Wii-U...at least that's actually believable...


    Not that cutscenes are ever a necessity a game like this...but I rather enjoyed them in the Subspace Emissary mode from the last game...I'm also not one of those plebian-minded souls that go around shouting "fighting games don't need stories, hurr durr"...
    Attached Images

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
vBCredits II Deluxe v2.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2010-2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.