Sony not releasing any more characters for PS All Stars Battle Royale

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  1. ComeTurismO
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    ComeTurismO CTO

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    The title from the source says that they won't be giving support to this game, but its misleading, so I gave it a different title.
    No additional characters will be released. However, balance patch and free skins are coming later this year. The previous exclusive DLC will be made available.
     
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  2. Guild McCommunist

    Guild McCommunist (not on boat)

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    I thought this was known a while ago but w/e.

    I kinda like the game although it's not perfect, unfortunately I think a sequel is unlikely. But with a bit more polish, a larger roster, and some tweaks, it could be a really good fighter and kinda bridge the cap between SSB casualness and competitive-level games like Street Fighter.

    (please don't say SSB is competitive IDGAF).
     
  3. PityOnU

    PityOnU GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Waiting for this to come to PS+
     
  4. Clydefrosch

    Clydefrosch GBAtemp Psycho!

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    I always thought that melee could be quite competitive, but brawl did everything it could to negate that again.
     
  5. emigre

    emigre Oh Jeremy Corbyn

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    Fighting gaems>>> brawlers.

    So great news IMO.
     
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  6. the_randomizer

    the_randomizer The Temp's official fox whisperer

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    Oh good, I was afraid people would be upset about this.
     
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  7. Gahars

    Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

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    The game sold like absolute shit and the last characters were released ages ago. This is a surprise?

    It can be a bit fun with friends, but really, that's a lame excuse - anything is fun with friends. At this point, I think it's more than fair to say that All Stars was a false start.
     
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  8. Thanatos Telos

    Thanatos Telos random stuff

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    Thank god for the balance update. Fuck you, Raiden.
     
  9. GameWinner

    GameWinner Take your heart

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    There were tons of stuff that the original company wanted in the game such as a Journey and Gravity Rush crossover stage.
    Seriously, go to Google now and look up all of the planned DLC that were dropped.
     
  10. ShadowSoldier

    ShadowSoldier GBAtemp Guru

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    Smash > SF in terms of competitiveness. Go learn son.

    Edit: Doesn't matter anyways, the game was dead on arrival.
     
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  11. BlackWizzard17

    BlackWizzard17 Don't worry Captin we'll buff out those scratches.

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    I totally forgot this game exists ._. But I played it in GameStop it was pretty fun but got boring.
     
  12. p1ngpong

    p1ngpong Unamused frog

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    Kill yourself immediately.
     
  13. ShadowSoldier

    ShadowSoldier GBAtemp Guru

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    Seeing as how nobody else can do it >=)
     
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  14. RedCoreZero

    RedCoreZero Creativity is Power

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    You like this game better? MAD GAY.
     
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  15. ShadowSoldier

    ShadowSoldier GBAtemp Guru

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    No he likes Street Fighter better in terms of competitiveness, which is even more mad gay. But p1ng has proven he likes crap games so I won't hold it against him.
     
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  16. dgwillia

    dgwillia The Bacon Lover

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    I'm glad, finally finished/platinum'd the game and sold it and deleted it off my Vita. It was fun at first, then I started noticing how broken the game was. I can't believe I even played online before the patches came, some of the stuff was shenanigans.

    Never even brought Zeus and Isaac.
     
  17. Felipe_9595

    Felipe_9595 GBAtemp Fan

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    Its funny how people keeps bashing Smash as a competitive game despite everything. Someone missed the "one more year" chants at Evo 2013 lol
     
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  18. gamefan5

    gamefan5 Kid Icarus Uprising connoiseur

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    About PSABR, it's too bad. Thougt I loved the game a lot so thx Sony.
    About this thread, I can see where this is going, the end is not a pretty sight.
     
  19. stanleyopar2000

    stanleyopar2000 Dirty Weeb ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

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    no more DLC that was probably planned if the game was successful?



    edit there was: http://www.screwattack.com/news/dart-cancelled-playstation-all-stars-battle-royale-dlc-character

    Abe from Oddworld and Dart from Legend of Dragoon were canned

    absolute and utter failure sucks doesn't it?
     
  20. Thomas83Lin

    Thomas83Lin Retro Gamer

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    I felt the game fell flat. Its not surprising they are stopping support.
     
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