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A Bullet Hell MMO? - Survived By - First Impressions - TheHiveLeader -

SystemSystem Member UncommonPosts: 3,129
edited January 25 in Videos Discussion

imageA Bullet Hell MMO? - Survived By - First Impressions - TheHiveLeader -

Survived By is a bullet hell MMO with permadeath! That's a new one. Having recently hit Early Access on Steam, TheHiveLeader is jumping in to give his first impressions of this new game. Is it worth your time? Find out now!

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  • Panther2103Panther2103 Member EpicPosts: 5,272
    edited January 25
    The idea of a bullet hell MMO isn't new. There was Realm of The Mad God, which is essentially the same idea. Bullet hell enemies, quick gameplay, permadeath EDIT : I see the comment made on the youtube regarding not knowing about Realm of the Mad God prior, so my comment is kind of moot.
  • PhaserlightPhaserlight Member EpicPosts: 2,912
    Realm of the Mad God is so much fun! I vividly remember the first time I was pulled into a world boss with everyone else and all the < lvl 10s (myself included) were all like 'waaargh we're gonna die!'. It also runs in a browser!

    Furthermore, obligatory:


    "The simple is the seal of the true and beauty is the splendor of truth" -Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
    Authored 139 missions in Vendetta Online and 4 tracks in Distance

  • NirimetusNirimetus Member UncommonPosts: 27
    I did play this one for a while, it's interesting at first but get's boring fast, not sure if have the same amount of content as RotMG, I mean as in gearing, also, the craft system at the time wasn't even worth tbh and the tank char was basically immortal with a single skill, altho, it was the weakest one on offensive, but then again, the skill I said was AoE and covered a good area allowing your party to just stand there and spank the boss.

    The only thing needed was a weapon with energy leech (or mana leech, I don't remember now what is the term used in this game) to keep the shield up.
  • natpicknatpick Member UncommonPosts: 265
    game looks kind of intresting ,ill have to try it out,oh and that was a toy hammer right?.
  • bobbymcswansonbobbymcswanson Member UncommonPosts: 171
    Kinda fun at first with some friends but gets a bit stale after that..if they added more mmo elements it could be pretty groovy
  • JimWraithJimWraith Member UncommonPosts: 125
    Ummm, where is the actual article I clicked the link for?
  • DMKanoDMKano Member LegendaryPosts: 21,215
    edited January 26
    A lesser version of Realm of the mad god.

    The premise was great, the end result is a mixed bag

    In the end RoTMG is just a better game
  • mystik13mystik13 Member UncommonPosts: 142
    Getting a heroes of hammerfall meets rogue legacy vibe
  • MrTugglesMrTuggles Member UncommonPosts: 167
    I thought this game was canceled in Alpha?
  • LeoTolstoyLeoTolstoy Member UncommonPosts: 28
    Never heard of a bullet hell mmo? Have you played Path of Exile lately?
  • StryckerStrycker Member UncommonPosts: 103
    POE gets pretty bullet-helly which is kinda nutty for an ARPG. Uber Elder is chaos.
  • ManWithNoTanManWithNoTan Member UncommonPosts: 95
    Put about 30 hours into this on steam. For a game where you unlock bonuses through getting cards, called Legacies, when you die - I didn't die until max level. Seemed too easy really. Only get gear from dungeon bosses or crafting. Crafting has terrible timers on it, 10 seconds for turning tier 1 mats into tier 2 mats, when you need to do that 100 times, gets a bit stale. Higher tier gear takes a lot longer, 7, 10, 15+ mins, etc. Of course, you can pay real $ to bypass the crafting timers. Although, that would seem to be risky considering you lose your gear on death, and only get to keep one item.
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