• Forspoken's Chatty Protagonist Can Be Toned Down in an Options Menu

    22 days ago - By PlayStation LifeStyle

    Early last month, a social media post intended to promote Forspoken backfired due to the dialogue it contained. It was deemed so bad that it inspired the creation of many memes. Developer Luminous Productions has now responded to the memes and revealed a setting that will aid players who want to tone down the dialogue between main character Frey and her Cuff.
    Forspoken's dialogue can be made less frequent
    Speaking to Eurogamer , Forspoken's creative producer Raio Mitsuo discussed the memes. He explained how “it was unexpected to see the reactions to the social media post.” While the...
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  • Square Enix says Forspoken dialogue memes have “no context” - but admits some are “really funny”

    Square Enix says Forspoken dialogue memes have “no context” - but admits some are “really funny”

    22 days ago - By VG 247

    Forspoken went viral in August. But probably not for the reason the developers and publishers at Square Enix would have wanted. A video was released on the game's social media account that immediately caught the ire of the internet's biggest meme-lords. Pastiches riffing on the game's dialogue ran the gamut - there was God of War, Yakuza, Doom, Devil May Cry, and some people even said it came off like a Joss Whedon joint .
    But, stay with me here, the game isn't actually that bad in your hands. Really. I had over an hour to preview the title at Square Enix's offices recently, and whilst the...
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