Unlimited Blade Works discussion(NOT THE PATCH)(spoiler)

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Unlimited Blade Works discussion(NOT THE PATCH)(spoiler)

Unread post by raislash » March 13th, 2008, 11:51 pm

so..what everybody thinks about the UBW?i must admit that Rin in baseball costumes(she looks like Haruhi with long hair^^) and in pajamas(without bra^^) is really cute^^....

and Lancer Gae bolg did pierce rho aius which is really cool^^...one question...why archer is not died????i think Gae Bolg supposed to pierce the heart no matter what.....

also, Archer is a BADASS lol^^....



P.S.:don't be a hypocryte....i know at least 80% people from this forum have played it^^

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Unread post by Kjoery » March 14th, 2008, 12:47 am

That last statement will generate a lot of arguments.

But anyways.

I'm curious: Archer mentions losing an arm. When does this happen? Did that Shiro cut off his arm when Gilgamesh caught him, and then use that wish to save Rin, Shinji and the 100, or is there a more simple, less overanalyzed answer?

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Unread post by Shikiller » March 14th, 2008, 1:36 am

Kjoery wrote:That last statement will generate a lot of arguments.

But anyways.

I'm curious: Archer mentions losing an arm. When does this happen? Did that Shiro cut off his arm when Gilgamesh caught him, and then use that wish to save Rin, Shinji and the 100, or is there a more simple, less overanalyzed answer?
The first time he used projection magic.

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Unread post by Shiirn » March 14th, 2008, 2:22 am

I can say that it's been really great.

Until the 7th day, where shirou eats lunch with rin - at which point the game freezes with a strange error.

But until then, I have every path already done :p

Saber really is incredible, yet shirou only realizes this because archer backs her up in her fight vs berserker...

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Unread post by rastilin » March 14th, 2008, 3:22 am

The error was irritating, I jumped past it with a 100% complete save, it's only that scene that's broken.

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Unread post by Kanzar » March 14th, 2008, 3:25 am

Apparently there's a fix. >_>;; But seeing as I don't have the time to play through Fate yet, I didn't download it. Even if I did download it, it'd be useless...

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Unread post by Kjoery » March 14th, 2008, 3:28 am

Shiirn wrote:I can say that it's been really great.

Until the 7th day, where shirou eats lunch with rin - at which point the game freezes with a strange error.

But until then, I have every path already done :p

Saber really is incredible, yet shirou only realizes this because archer backs her up in her fight vs berserker...
Skipping past it with CTRL worked for me, but yeah, a patch has been released for it.

Anyways. Overall, it was a really good arc; it was nice to see more of caster this time round.

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Unread post by lolipedofin » March 14th, 2008, 5:44 am

P.S.:don't be a hypocryte....i know at least 80% people from this forum have played it^^
I'm not... and i think most of the regulars in the forum didn't.... I don't want to spoil myself with an LQ 8) . Well, good luck and have fun for those who are playing it right now... gonna bail, don't wanna read more spoilers in this thread :wink: .
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Unread post by Rufus » March 14th, 2008, 6:51 am

I think I like UBW Shirou's outlook the best out of all the versions of him (ATLUS'd HF)

He knows that he's going after impossible dreams, unlike his naivety in Fate, but he still chases them anyway. That's pretty damn manly if you ask me.

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Unread post by Raitei » March 14th, 2008, 7:35 am

Rufus wrote:I think I like UBW Shirou's outlook the best out of all the versions of him (ATLUS'd HF)

He knows that he's going after impossible dreams, unlike his naivety in Fate, but he still chases them anyway. That's pretty damn manly if you ask me.
hell, ubw shirou is none as gar as archer in ubw... not even close to hf shirou, if you ask me. :P
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Unread post by raislash » March 14th, 2008, 8:00 am

but i wonder about something....is caster a lesbian???and why Saber only EAT at this route???and it's the first time i saw that Saber is crying^^

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Unread post by Rufus » March 14th, 2008, 8:39 am

Raitei wrote:
Rufus wrote:I think I like UBW Shirou's outlook the best out of all the versions of him (ATLUS'd HF)

He knows that he's going after impossible dreams, unlike his naivety in Fate, but he still chases them anyway. That's pretty damn manly if you ask me.
hell, ubw shirou is none as gar as archer in ubw... not even close to hf shirou, if you ask me. :P
Psh, I have no respect for men who give up on their ideals, even for love.

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Unread post by Brizzle » March 14th, 2008, 9:05 am

Rufus wrote:
Raitei wrote:
Rufus wrote:I think I like UBW Shirou's outlook the best out of all the versions of him (ATLUS'd HF)

He knows that he's going after impossible dreams, unlike his naivety in Fate, but he still chases them anyway. That's pretty damn manly if you ask me.
hell, ubw shirou is none as gar as archer in ubw... not even close to hf shirou, if you ask me. :P
Psh, I have no respect for men who give up on their ideals, even for love.
That's not entirely accurate imo.
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Unread post by Raitei » March 14th, 2008, 9:15 am

raislash wrote:but i wonder about something....is caster a lesbian???and why Saber only EAT at this route???and it's the first time i saw that Saber is crying^^
eat?? whadda ya mean??
Brizzle wrote:That's not entirely accurate imo.
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@ Brizzle & Rufus : that's what I'm trying to point out. as he finally realized that it's impossible to save every single person in this world, he choose to save the ones he loves instead.
thanks for pointing that out, Brizzle ;)

as in fate route, a different case applies. instead of keep looking at the past, and compensate / atone for his and her "sins", shirou and saber finally alter their ideals / goals from "what should we have done" to "what can we do now".

@raislash : since I haven't seen anyone answered your first question yet, let me have the pleasure ^^

lancer's (cu chulainn's) 2nd NP explanation : Gae Bolg : Thrusting Lance of Death Flight (as quoted from type-moon wiki)
In contrast to the Impaling Barbed Death property, the Striking Death Flight is far less accurate, but it puts greater emphasis on raw power and has a wider area of impact, similar in concept to detonating an explosive device. The two functions of Gae Bolg are said to be based on the legendary spear of Odin, Gungnir
so basically, it's like trading your accuracy in order to emphasize on the strong blow. it's like comparing an anti-tank rifle or heavy machine gun (or maybe a grenade launcher) to a sniper rifle; one emphasizes on the accuracy, while the other focuses on raw attack power.
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Unread post by Kansho » March 14th, 2008, 10:33 am

Brizzle wrote:That's not entirely accurate imo.
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Is a complex matter. But yes, I think that some people have a misunderstanding about this.
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Unread post by jack_zenith » March 14th, 2008, 11:00 am

Does Archer follow the path of Shirou from the fate route?

BTW: Does anyone know how to get to the good ending?

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Unread post by Raitei » March 14th, 2008, 11:13 am

jack_zenith wrote:Does Archer follow the path of Shirou from the fate route?
no. archer has no connection with the 3 shirous in f/sn. fate : his ideal has changed. he no longer look to the past, and move forward. plus, archer still got avalon in his body, while at the end of fate route, saber had taken avalon with her.

and pretty much the same case applies to shirou in ubw and hf. their ideals have changed. they have "grown up".
jack_zenith wrote:BTW: Does anyone know how to get to the good ending?
to get the good ending, choose options that are saber-related in options that holds no crucial point, e.g. to spend time with saber before the last battle instead of rushing directly to rin's room.
(you must still choose everything that is rin-related at the critical points ).
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Unread post by raislash » March 14th, 2008, 1:07 pm

I'm not... and i think most of the regulars in the forum didn't.... I don't want to spoil myself with an LQ
just want to put a little bit quote from Shirou's UBW..."I have no regrets, this is the only path.
My whole life was "Unlimited Blade Works."...so i will just play UBW with the leaked version because it's the only path and Shirou did say that the path will not go wrong if we choose to walk that path no matter what^^

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Unread post by Max_Archer » March 14th, 2008, 3:07 pm

I've gotten myself dead ended with no apparent way out somehow.
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I'm completely at a loss here, any help?

Never mind.
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Unread post by WingZero » March 14th, 2008, 4:31 pm

to get the good ending, choose options that are saber-related in options that holds no crucial point, e.g. to spend time with saber before the last battle instead of rushing directly to rin's room.
(you must still choose everything that is rin-related at the critical points ).
To get the good ending, choose option 2 -> Go talk to Saber in the dojo on the night of Day 15.

Choice 1 leads to True end (Strategic meeting with Tohsaka) Choice 3 ("I'll think") leads to ??? (I got true end from it. I think it leads to either end depending on if your Rin affection or Saber affection points are higher)

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