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Re: Wednesday Night 7PM (GMT) is [s]UT4[/s] Fortnight night

Posted: Tue Jan 30, 2018 1:22 pm
by [FnG] Hanno
re: PUBG - I will probably buy this at some point, but really I'm waiting for it to go in a sale - but I suspect they
won't do this until EVERYBODY in the entire world already has a copy. Its been top seller on steam every week for
the last 6months?

SO fortnight is free and good in the meantime.

Re: Wednesday Night 7PM (GMT) is [s]UT4[/s] Fortnight night

Posted: Tue Jan 30, 2018 3:16 pm
by [FnG] Bawsy
PUBG is £19 from CD Keys.

Its my fave game on xbox by far, and I find it infinitely more fun that Fortnite (although the concepts are the same). I just prefer the realistic approach, the larger map (or maps as I believe there is now 2) and vehicles, 4 man squads, the ability to crouch/prone.

It's a gem, and I recommend it. Honestly - it was not on my radar - I never liked the look of it, and have never been a fan of "when youre dead, its over" game modes, but this works and I'm really glad I was talked into it. The pacing is perfect, and the confrontations can be amazingly intense. When I squad up, a favourite tactic is to steal the vehicles from people who have tried to hide them when camping up in a house, then doing a runner with them whilst tooting their horns!

Totally different pace from UT4, and maybe this is what we need to break up the monotony and keep things fresh. I pretty much guarantee you wont keep PUBG for Wednesday night only either ;)

In Fortnite related news, I have this downloaded and installed. It was a bloody nightmare for me. My epic account is tied to my xbox account, and for some strange reason I cant play Fortnite on PC on that account (the game gets locked to the Xbox console because I played it there first). So I've had to set up a new Epic account (using a different email!) just to be able to play this. Annoyingly, all my UT4 stats are on the other account, so I'm gonna have to remember to switch between the two. You'll also probably have to add me as a friend again (you are all so lucky and will have two Bawsy's to look at).

See you tomorrow, for whatever...

Re: Wednesday Night 7PM (GMT) is [s]UT4[/s] Fortnight night

Posted: Fri Feb 02, 2018 3:34 pm
by [FnG] Bawsy
Right. Foot down.

Everybody pop along to CD Keys, and get PUBG for the PC (its under £20).

I've tried Fortnite again, and although free, I just don't enjoy it. I find Fortnite a pale imitation of PUBG, and it does nothing better.

I have just won £20 on a charity scratch card at work, so that's made the decision easy for me. I'm gonna purchase it without even thinking about it tonight. Hopefully see you all on the PUBG battlegrounds next Wednesday!

Bawsy oot.

Re: Wednesday Night 7PM (GMT) is [s]UT4[/s] Fortnight night

Posted: Fri Feb 02, 2018 6:43 pm
by [FnG] Bawsy
I have bought it. Now to install it and see how it runs...

Re: Wednesday Night 7PM (GMT) is [s]UT4[/s] Fortnight night

Posted: Mon Feb 05, 2018 11:35 am
by [FnG] Hanno
I think your just being biased against FREE. :rolleyes:

AS i said if you can convince Nim and Eve to get PUBG , I'll certainly join in.

In the meantime, Lambik and I had some cracking games of Fortnight at the weekend with a couple of 1st places
in squad mode even though there was only the two of us.
I thin kthe building element does add something different to fortnight, that and having very few hackers :-)

Re: Wednesday Night 7PM (GMT) is [s]UT4[/s] Fortnight night

Posted: Mon Feb 05, 2018 6:36 pm
by [FnG] Bawsy
Entirely your choice if you want to purchase pubg or not. I've started the ball rolling.

Having played both, I know what I prefer. The need for vehicles adds some thing to the mix if the circle goes against you. Bigger maps, more maps, better places in maps... it all adds to a better experience that is worth the small cost.

End game in fortnight devolves into 2 folk/squads building a box around them and doors to peek out to shoot boxes and build more boxes. Nah, I just can't get on with it. I've tried, on both pc and Xbox, but its just not floating my boat man.

Re: Wednesday Night 7PM (GMT) is [s]UT4[/s] Fortnight night

Posted: Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:14 am
by [FnG] Bawsy
In the meantime, let me know when you plan on playing UT4 again, and I'll be sure to be there!