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Crystal Story

rated 4.28 / 5 stars
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Sep 14, 2011 | 5:51 PM EDT
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Crystal Story is a turn based rpg that uses a random dungeon generator. You control four characters and configure what skill sets they learn along the way. You can earn equipment upgrades that will help you traverse through Evil Cave by destroying monsters or playing minigames.

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Edit: I have been hearing a lot about save files recently. You can backup your save files here:
C:\Users(username)\AppData\Roaming\Macromedia\FlashPlayer\#SharedObjects\(so me number)\\579000\579445_rpg.swf
The file names should be rdgDataSlot(number)

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Expert Defense :P

Game has been updated:
v1.1.1 (9-30-11)
Features added:
- added a mute button on the title screen

v1.1.0 (9-28-11)
Features added:
- Gamble shop (Players can now buy random equipment using gold)

Bugs Fixed:
- Fixed a crash when opening the menu while engaging a monster
- Fixed characters being able to cast skills while silenced
- Gold recieved from wanted monsters should now be rewarded properly
- Fixed a bug where mp can be greater than max mp
- Character stats should now update when changing equipment

Balance Changes:
- Slightly increased the price of armor upgrades



Rated 5 / 5 stars

A little bit more and it will be the best forever.

This is by FAAAAR the best RPG on Newgrounds. It's fresh and funny but again some minor improvements are needed like items are shown on the characters instead of just staying the same throughout all the game and things like that.


Rated 4 / 5 stars

Mystic Quest names :)))))))))))))))

Pretty good rpg overall. Quick question: You did take the names from characters from FF Mystic Quest didnt you?^^


Rated 5 / 5 stars

well well

I have to say this is one of the better games I've played on newgrounds. The fighting was as decent as any rpg and the music was really well made. kudos to you.


Rated 5 / 5 stars


Haven't beat it yet, but it is extremely fun. I have found a bug that if you constantly leave one area of the map and go back to it, chests randomly appear making it very easy to get items and gold...So maybe decrease the likeliness or something. >.>

I don't like how sometimes you pin up against 3 monsters, they all go first, and all of them uses something that does like 50 dmg to all the party members and kills them all. =\

Same goes for the creatures that do status ailments to all characters with one attack, but then again that's really just my fault for not having the correct potions 'n' junk~

Again, I really enjoyed this, and I would really like to see more. (Once I finish it. xD)


Rated 5 / 5 stars

Pretty decent game

Since I enjoyed the game a lot I'll also make a detailed list of bugs/likes/dislikes
First off the music. It is good but after a while it gets repetitive.
Second I love the graphic style of the game. It's just so cheerful and happy.
The plot was ok though you could've done a bit better with the character development.
The dungeon layout was pretty decent and had some variety.

Now for the things that bothered me.
1. Money is a bit too easy to get. This might sound weird but perhaps you overdid it with the gold rewards. Although you don't need to grind for hours for money like in some other games :)
2. Random monster spawning. I like the idea but on several occasions as soon as I entered a room I instantly entered battle. Maybe put some small invisible walls for the monster spawning.
3. Bosses. The bosses were fine aside from the fact that you could silence/sleep/heavily debuff them(not sure about the sleep). In my opinion they should be immune to those effects. That would make the game a bit more challenging.
4. Skill description. It would've been nice to mark the physical and magical. I can guess them but some people might not(not sure if all skills are considered magic)
5. Elemental resistances. It would've been nice if there were some elemental resistances but that's not much of a problem. It was funny to burn a phoenix to death with fire O.o
6.Weapons. I have no problem with them. Decent variety and strength.
7.A small bug. If you go very close to a chest and you are very slightly on it and if you then click in the center to get it, after the reward wherever you move the mouse the character follows it.(I mean that it's as if you are spamming the mouse button but without actually pressing at all) Bug is fixed after you click once with mouse

Well these are my impressions on the game. I hope you're not offended by some constructive criticism. Very fun game and hoping for a sequel .
5/5 10/10

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