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Using Walkthroughs: A Moral and Philosophical Dilemma

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , on January 26, 2008 by pappimarx

So a couple hours ago I beat Castlevania: SOTN on my PSP (the quick victory by defeating Richter). While I played the game for almost its entirety sans walkthrough-assistance, towards the end I found that I needed the crucial bat form in order to explore new areas of the castle. The options I faced were twofold and are a duo that the player must always confront at some point along his journey through an RPG: walk around aimlessly searching for new items, locations, and events…ORRRRRR…look up a walkthrough. Unfortunately, I chose the latter, and I did so due to the following travesty of a relationship:

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