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TA Review: Poker Night 2

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mancide
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Last post: 02 Jan 15 at 13:32
Posted on 24 April 13 at 17:01
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T0X1C Z0MB1E TZ
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Last post: 22 Feb 14 at 00:54
Posted on 24 April 13 at 17:04
I really want this game, I might get it! :D
HUstlinonradio
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Posted on 24 April 13 at 17:19
Still kinda peeved that it's 800MSP and it's $5 on PC
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P4R4N0ID P4ND4
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Last post: 30 Oct 13 at 18:48
Posted on 24 April 13 at 17:20
eh id rather get the team fortress 2 item instead of avatar awards+ its cheaper on steam
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Aaronius Rex
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Aaronius Rex
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Last post: 12 Mar 14 at 18:31
Posted on 24 April 13 at 17:28
I am excited by the game due to the characters but over-all it's still just poker and I will probably wait for the price drop.
xDnl94
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Last post: 18 May at 19:48
Posted on 24 April 13 at 17:39
Already preordered on Steam, but it's going to release in 2 days (why Valve? why?).

I might get this if I need another game for punchcards, I loved the first one. And I don't play TF2 on PC so I don't need those items.
Wackyboxer
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Last post: 27 Apr at 16:18
Posted on 24 April 13 at 18:06
Definently getting this one at some point. Maybe I'll finally be able to grab that brass ring called a royal flush. Been playing poker for over 30 years and I've never gotten a "legitimate" (no wild cards) royal flush.
Philmnator
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Last post: 22 Apr at 02:13
Posted on 24 April 13 at 18:22
I didn't know this game was coming out lol but this looks really good
SgtDigglesworth
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Last post: 30 Nov 16 at 15:09
Posted on 24 April 13 at 18:33
I wish there was multiplayer. Nonetheless, this game will be fun and enjoyable. I can't wait to hear the chatter and banter. Tonight I dine in The Inventory!!
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Hairy Cabbage
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Posted on 24 April 13 at 18:34
its a very slow paced poker game with no online. how can you possibly give it 4 and a half stars.
Avianette
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Last post: 15 Oct 16 at 14:51
Posted on 24 April 13 at 18:40
Hairy Cabbage said:
its a very slow paced poker game with no online. how can you possibly give it 4 and a half stars.
No online?? I was excited to buy this game until I heard that. What a disappointment.
Amyfx
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Last post: 17 Apr at 02:21
Posted on 24 April 13 at 18:54
Wait, no online? Well that's a dealbreaker. :(
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Last post: 03 Sep 16 at 19:21
Posted on 24 April 13 at 19:29
HUstlinonradio said:
Still kinda peeved that it's 800MSP and it's $5 on PC
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Pure Vapour 420
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Last post: 14 Jun 15 at 16:14
Posted on 24 April 13 at 19:37
Being a poker game you forgot to state that there is no online mode?! A poker game with no online wtf?! IMO That`s strange, very very strange shock

Also no Guybrush Threepwood either! He would have been perfect for this game!
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Harvy75
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Posted on 24 April 13 at 19:37
Hairy Cabbage said:
its a very slow paced poker game with no online. how can you possibly give it 4 and a half stars.
I would give it 2.5 stars ... ...
osubluejacket
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Posted on 24 April 13 at 19:42
Hairy Cabbage said:
its a very slow paced poker game with no online. how can you possibly give it 4 and a half stars.
Always keep in mind that this is just one person's opinion on behalf of the site. mancide's review was specifically focused on the experience of playing with the featured characters. While the lack of online may be a deal-breaker for some, it was clearly not the focus of the game or the review.
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Lonesquiff
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Last post: 11 Feb at 02:05
Posted on 24 April 13 at 21:27
Looks like a lot of fun and a lot of laughs. I don't understand why people are whining about an online mode. It's a single player game with you interacting with the 4 other players and listening to their banter. An online mode would defeat the purpose of the game.

As the reviewer stated:
"This game should be viewed more as a social simulation rather than a poker simulation."
That says it all.
Paul Wesley 91
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Last post: 17 Jul 15 at 18:34
Posted on 24 April 13 at 22:16
I was going to get this, until they decided to double the price for xbox.
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Vorpal Smilodon
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Last post: 23 Jul 14 at 18:12
Posted on 24 April 13 at 23:04
Paul Wesley 91 said:
I was going to get this, until they decided to double the price for xbox.
800MSP is 12 bucks for me, compared to 5 on steam... sheesh, I'll just wait for a steam sale and get it for $2.50
Sgt Malarkey Br
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Last post: 11 Mar at 16:16
Posted on 24 April 13 at 23:44
Nice review guys !!!
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