The SuperHeroHype Forums  

Go Back   The SuperHeroHype Forums > Superman > Man of Steel

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-20-2014, 08:49 AM   #376
DrCosmic
Professor of Power
 
DrCosmic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: In the Moment
Posts: 5,947
Default Re: The Video Game Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by bluerayer View Post
No. Just make it game over if the player try that.

Also, someone suggested a de-powered Superman. Now...

What would be the fun in playing that game?

Players would feel seriously ripped off.
It wouldn't be fun to get 'game over' everytime you fly into a building either.


Quote:
Originally Posted by spider-neil View Post
As someone who works in the games industry, Superman is a nightmare.

Super fast.
Super Strong.
indestructible.
invulnerable.

For instance there is no reason why Superman couldn't fly from one side of the city to the other side of the city flying through every building to get there. Sure, Superman wouldn't cause such wanton destruction in the comics but the 'PLAYER' should be able to.

Batman.
Spider-Man.
Daredevil.
Punisher.

Far easier characters to make in a video game.
It's true, Superman does present more challenges, but he would not be the first superfast superstrong "indestructible" hero to have a video game, eg Radical's games (Hulk Ultimate Destruction, Prototype), Matrix Path of Neo, Asura's Wrath. Heck, Superman was tons of fun to play in Lego Batman 2.

I think a lot of the challenge is people are thinking of the the godly Reeve Superman. Spider-Man is also able to plow through buildings if he desires, and Batman able to kill thugs if he so desires, but the games simply don't let you with, more or less, invisible walls. Now perhaps, because people expect Superman to be able to do those things that every super strong hero can do, that that wouldn't be received the same, or it be a harder 'sell' or whatever. That might be a thing, but the actual challenge isn't any greater. The only challenge is the expectation of the audience to get an outdated untouchale Superman.

__________________
WW TV Show Ideas - X-Men TV Show Ideas -
With a Ph.D in Metascience
"Sufficiently understood magic is indistinguishable from science."
DrCosmic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2014, 08:31 AM   #377
harryoscop
Oscorp CEO
 
harryoscop's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: The new Krypton
Posts: 879
Default Re: The Video Game Thread

Hope we get a video game for DOJ!

__________________
But the one thing that has haunted me ..my entire life, Is finding the truth about my parents- Peter Parker/Spider-Man

Legends will collide 2016

There are no strings on me -Ultron
harryoscop is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2014, 08:42 AM   #378
Young Superman
The Last Son of Krypton
 
Young Superman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 8,488
Default Re: The Video Game Thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by harryoscop View Post
Hope we get a video game for DOJ!
Me too

BTW Who was in the voice cast of the MOS mobile game?

__________________
Dreams save us. Dreams lift us up and transform us. And on my soul I swear: until my dream where dignity, honor, and justice becomes the reality we all share I'll never stop fighting. Ever - Superman
Young Superman is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:47 AM.

monitoring_string = "dee460792f24517621e3ca080805de7e"
Contact Us - Mobile - SuperHeroHype - ComingSoon.net - Shock Till You Drop - Lost Password - Clear Cookies - Archive - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Top - AdChoices


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SuperHeroHype.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. 2014 All Rights Reserved.