Questions tagged [version-differences]

Questions about different versions of multi-platform games or differences between editions (e.g. normal vs. special editions or Japanese vs. English localizations).

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Is PE 1.10.0.4 beta the same thing as PC 1.13.2?

Is the latest version of Minecraft PE the same as 1.13.2 in Minecraft PC edition? I have a friend that wants me to build him a map and I want to know his version but I don't really know how to ...
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Differences between Darkest Dungeon on PC vs Nintendo Switch

What are the significant differences between Darkest Dungeon's PC version and switch version? Differences considered significant: Game mechanic differences Addition/removal of game content Addition/...
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What is the difference between the Morgana and Aigis covers for the Persona 3/5 Dancing games?

When I was out looking for what to get for Christmas i saw the Persona 3/5 dancing game on the shelves but to my surprise there was 2 with different covers, one blue one with an Aigis Logo and one red ...
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What are the differences between different versions of the original Oregon Trail?

From Wikipedia, we can see that there are at least 3 versions of the original Oregon Trail: The Oregon Trail The Oregon Trail 1.2 The Oregon Trail Deluxe What are the differences between the ...
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Is your ship in Galaxian supposed to stop moving when shooting?

I'm playing Galaxian on a Super Impulse Tiny Arcade. I know that this isn't an exact clone of the arcade but rather a reimplmentation but I've also never played the original and don't know how things ...
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Is there any reason to play Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander over the Lightspeed Edition?

both Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander and Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander LIGHTSPEED EDITION sell a bundle that includes both game with the Lightspeed Edition saying Halcyon 6: Lightspeed Edition brings ...
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What's the difference between Puyo Puyo Tetris and Puyo Puyo Tetris S?

When I was looking for Puyo Puyo Tetris on Amazon, I saw a game called "Puyo Puyo Tetris S" ("ぷよぷよテトリスS"). It was a Japanese import. I couldn't find much information about it online other than the ...
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What's the difference between “Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition” and “Minecraft”?

On the Nintendo Switch eshop, there are two versions of Minecraft. "Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition" and "Minecraft". The Switch Edition is currently unavailable for purchase, with a message that ...
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How to identify the model/version of a Game Boy cartridge without its sticker?

I've started collecting old GB games not long ago. I found out that there are different versions of each games, for example I have 2 versions of Sneaky Snakes: DMG-NK-FAH and DMG-NK-NOE. I bought a ...
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What happens in the patched version of 2 Worlds if the final boss is killed by peasents

In this speedrun, we see the game ending in under 3 minutes, when the player provokes the final boss to attack some villagers, who in turn maul him to death. The player mentions that he's using a ...
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What version of PUBG Mobile is on playstore, Timi or Lightspeed?

Basically my question is that what's the difference between timi and lightspeed version of PUBG Mobile and what version is on playstore. As I see only one version and that is by tencent games. So what ...
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Gran Turismo Sport Editions

I've ordered GT Sport "Day One Edition", however, right after that, I noticed, there are a few more editions of the game including "Digital Deluxe Edition". Each edition comes with "additional" cars. ...
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How does targeting work in the console versions?

The PC version seems to lack a designated "target" (lock-on) key (see controls), targeting is performed by holding the light or strong attack key instead. Unfortunately this control scheme results in ...
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What's the difference between Hitman GO and Hitman GO: Definitive Editon?

In 2014, Square Enix released Hitman GO, a turn-based puzzle game, on iOS and Android. Two years later, the game was re-released as Hitman GO: Definitive Edition on PC, PS4, and Vita. The Steam page ...
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What are the differences between Steam and GOG versions of Microïds' Dracula games?

Steam releases of the three Microïds' Dracula games have received extremely poor user reviews. The users complain about cut content, bugs not present in the original physical release and modified ...
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What is missing from Mario Maker for 3DS?

I have heard/read from multiple places that Mario Maker for 3DS is a good port, except that it lacks the ability to share levels online. I am confused by what this means, however, as Mario Maker doesn'...
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New Minecraft “Better Together” on Xbox vs “Minecraft Xbox One Edition”

The Xbox is suggesting that I purchase Minecraft again. I have heard that there has been some consolidation between the various platforms, and my kids watch videos of Youtubers showing how to make ...
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Aside from added content, what are the differences between Alien Swarm and Reactive Drop?

From Alien Swarm: Reactive Drop Steam page description: Alien Swarm: Reactive Drop extends Alien Swarm, bringing more of everything: maps, aliens, game modes, guns... And most importantly Steam ...
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Do all versions of SimCity 3000 have the same advisors?

I understand some European releases of the game at least replaced the safety advisor and the Health/Education advisor (upon some research seemingly to get a more representative ethnic distribution?) ...
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What's the difference between Gold Edition and Deluxe Edition of Resident Evil 7?

Gold Edition of RE7 was announced recently. Looks like it will include all existing DLCs and two newly introduced. Existing Deluxe edition includes base game and season pass, which unlocks all DLCs ...
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What is the Functional Difference between Final Fantasy XII and The Zodiac Age?

when i played the original Final Fantasy XII (not International with the Zodiac Job System) i remembered that Guests could not be controlled or have their Gambits accessed. this went along side with ...
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What's the difference between Cut the Rope 2 and Cut the Rope 2: Om Nom's Adventure

In the iOS App Store, what's the difference between Cut the Rope 2 ($1.99) and Cut the Rope 2: Om Nom's Adventure (Free)? Initially I thought the two were separate games, or that the free version may ...
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What was the Japanese exclusive content in Cave Story 3D?

According to the Game Releases page on cavestory.org, the Japanese version of Cave Story 3D included extra bonus content. Cave Story on the Nintendo 3DS (physical release) with new 3D graphics, new ...
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How is 'Overwatch: Game of the Year Edition' different than 'Overwatch: Origins Edition'

On May 23rd, 2017, Blizzard replaced Overwatch: Origins Edition with the new Overwatch: Game of the Year Edition in the Blizzard Store. Looking at the official blog post for Overwatch: Game of the ...
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What is the difference between normal and special edition?

Harvest Moon: A Wonderful life (Special Edition) was recently released on the PS4. I also have this normal edition of game on the GameCube. What are the differences between the normal edition and the ...
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Are there any differences between the Wii U version and the Switch version?

I started playing on the Wii U, but now I also have a Switch and Zelda for that. I've made enough progress on the Wii U version that I don't want to start over, but I have enough hours left that it'd ...
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Dark Souls 3 Fire Fades Edition for Steam

Is Dark Souls 3: The Fire Fades edition only a deluxe edition of the original game with no additional content ? I've recently bought a game for steam and I noticed that it doesn't contain any subtitle ...
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What are the differences between Xbox 360E and Xbox 360S?

Does an Xbox 360E support Kinect? Are there other differences between Xbox 360E and Xbox 360S other than the look?
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Are there any differences between the versions of Lego City Undercover?

Lego City Undercover recently had a remaster for the new generation of consoles, from previously being a Wii U exclusive. I have two inter-related questions: Is there any new content in the remaster?...
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Is there a difference between the PS4 and PS3 remasters?

As a longtime Kingdom Hearts fan, I bought the I.5 and II.5 Remix collections for PS3 the day they came out, despite owning all of the titles that these collections included. This was mostly to relive ...
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Does the PS3 version of Tekken 5 not have ending videos?

I'm thinking of buying this game on the PSN Store, but I heard that the PS3 version doesn't have ending videos. Is that true?
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Do the Virtual Console Pokémon games use the original IV/EV system, or the revised system introduced in gen III?

As per the title, do the VC Red / Blue / Yellow releases use the original system (used for gen I & II), or the modern one (used for gen III onwards)? I suspect it's been updated to use the modern ...
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Are Mortal Kombat X for PC and android different games?

I am playing Mortal Kombat X on Android, but feel that it has very few characters (only 56). I don't have it on PC and have never played it, but from youtube gameplay videos, it looks different. How ...
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Rocket League Base Game vs Collector's Edition

What is the difference between the Rocket League Base Game and the Collector's Edition? I have bought the Collector's Edition, but could someone please confirm what is included?
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Does Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force contain the same story as Fairy Fencer F?

I own both Fairy Fencer F on the PS3 and Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force on the PS4. i know that Advent Dark Force as improvements to the gameplay from the original game but i want to know if Fairy ...
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What is the difference with PS4 Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Limited Edition and Normal Edition?

What are the differences between the 2 versions?
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Strange misprint on “Dragonball Z: The Legacy of Goku” cover

A friend on mine owns two versions of this game, Dragon Ball Z: The Legacy of Goku (in Italian Il destino di Goku): The left one is the original version published by Atari. The right one is the ...
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What are the requirements needed to unlock the bonus dungeons?

In the PS1 version, there were two bonus dungeons that you could unlock, but with the changes and additions in the 3DS version, there are more than just two now. What are the new requirements to ...
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What are the Major differences between PSX and 3DS version of Dragon Quest VII

I recently purchased the 3DS remake of Dragon Quest VII. I've noticed a few things while playing through it that are different than the Dragon Warrior VII PSone release in the mid 2000's. What exactly ...
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Difference between Yakuza 0 and yakuza 6

Since some times I often see Asian lives of Ryu ga gotoku 6 (an opus of yakuza). Interested by the game I decided to see if I could order it, but the only one available is Yakuza 0. I quite don't ...
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Difference between the PS4 and GoG version of Mount and Blade?

I am planning to buy Mount and Blades: Warbands, either the PC version on GoG, or the PS4 version. Beyond the fact that the PC version has extensions like Napoleonic Wars and Vikings, are there any ...
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Are there any appearance changes to 3DS cartridges for the Nintendo Selects incarnations?

Awhile back, I lost my copy of Animal Crossing New Leaf, and I'm considering buying the Nintendo Selects version as a replacement. However, my concern is that I might find my lost cartridge after ...
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What are the differences between Pokémon Sun & Pokémon Moon?

Are there any differences between Pokémon Sun & Moon? Obviously there are changes in the Pokémon you can catch in either version as well as the legendaries, so including those are there also ...
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What is the difference between ESO: Tamriel Unlimited and ESO: Gold Edition?

The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited and The Elder Scrolls Online: Gold Edition are listed separately on Steam. What are the differences between them?
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What improvements exist between 32-bit and 64-bit Skyrim? [duplicate]

Regarding the new Skyrim Special Edition, I heard it will be a 64-bit version. How/what does this improve?
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Are there any differences between Skyrim & Skyrim: Special Edition?

What are the major differences between Skyrim and Skyrim: Special Edition? I'm looking to understand all of the signficant changes between Skyrim and Skyrim: SE; not just whether or not a few quests ...
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Are there any different quests in Skyrim, Special Edition?

Apart from the textures getting better resolutions and bug fixes, is there anything different regarding quests in Skyrim: Special Edition compared to the old Skyrim? What I mean is: Are there any ...
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Are DLCs and a Boss all that's added for Sotfs? (PS3)

I purchased DS2 Sotfs (PS3) but the DLCs and Aldia are the only things that have changed. Are the pursuers in Lost Bastille and the Heide Knights in Heide's Tower Of Flame only added for certain ...
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What are the differences between the following versions of Guitar Hero?

Guitar Hero Live: Double Guitar Bundle (Exclusive to Amazon.co.uk) - £105.77 Supreme Party Edition (PS4) - £59.99 The latter is worth double, but I can't see an obvious reason. Please help me ...
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What are the differences between the original Hexcells, Pro, and Infinite?

What are the differences between the original Hexcells and its sequels, Hexcells Pro and Hexcells Infinite?