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Anyone collect strategy guides for RPG's
« on: October 25, 2013, 02:39:20 PM »
Curious if anyone collects strategy guides for RPG's along with the games. I just got Suikoden II with the strategy guide but honestly I'm looking to sell the guide if anyone's interested

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Re: Anyone collect strategy guides for RPG's
« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2013, 07:37:17 PM »
I do love me some strategy guides....how much would you be willing to sell it for?

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Re: Anyone collect strategy guides for RPG's
« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2013, 09:16:38 PM »
I used to before realizing that having to use a guide to play a game isn't a sign of good game design.

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Re: Anyone collect strategy guides for RPG's
« Reply #3 on: October 26, 2013, 12:03:25 AM »
For me, a game guide is a way to maximize my gaming progress/time.  For example, which pokemon are in this area?  I could fight two hundred battles and hope I see them all, or I could find a guide.  Where are the last five blast shards in InFamous?  I could randomly wander through the entire city, or I could look at a map and systematically look at all of the spots where they are.
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Re: Anyone collect strategy guides for RPG's
« Reply #4 on: October 26, 2013, 01:23:21 AM »
For me, it depends on how much artwork is used in the book and whether I liked the character designs to begin with.
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Re: Anyone collect strategy guides for RPG's
« Reply #5 on: October 26, 2013, 10:05:17 PM »
For me, it depends on how much artwork is used in the book and whether I liked the character designs to begin with.

THAAAANK you, I completely agree. I like in depth character bios with lots of pictures. Haha! :)

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« Reply #6 on: October 26, 2013, 10:12:17 PM »
For me, it depends on how much artwork is used in the book and whether I liked the character designs to begin with.
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Re: Anyone collect strategy guides for RPG's
« Reply #7 on: October 29, 2013, 01:28:47 PM »
I used to collect them just for the sake of collecting them. If I do actually need help with a game I usually just google or youtube it.

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Re: Anyone collect strategy guides for RPG's
« Reply #8 on: October 31, 2013, 10:05:13 PM »
I have a Xenosaga 3 strategy guide. Because I collect vidyagames, and it was bundled with it for no apparent reason.

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Re: Anyone collect strategy guides for RPG's
« Reply #9 on: November 02, 2013, 06:54:46 PM »
Addendum to my previous post: I, by principal, will not acquire any strategy guide that spends most of its pages telling me to check out the company's website, regardless of the quality of the art therein.
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