First you must understand that the Missing Link DLC and original game were treated as separate games in your steam library. However director cut combines them both into a single game so that it has better flow and feels more natural with the story. Generally, you could have missed the point where it was "logical" to play the DLC since its at a ...
There's a few reasons why a given release of a game (Japanese vs International, NTSC vs PAL) is used for any given run, and they change depending on the game. That said, there's a few common reasons:
NTSC (Japanese or US) instead of PAL (European): While this is less of an issue in newer games (AFAIK), the major difference here is refresh rate (which in ...
They are different ROM versions. The first release of the cartridge did not have such a notification. However, the first releases of the cartridge were particularly prone to losing a save file, or even all of the same files.
Nintendo recognized that people may like this battery-powered feature to save games, and didn't want to get a bad reputation of ...
There are many smaller and larger differences between Total War: Warhammer and previous entries in the series. This answer will focus on the more important differences which affect how the game is played. Keep in mind that this is a work in progress and may be expanded over time.
In Warhammer, characters can be fitted with equipment, making them ...
Pokemon Exclusive to Version X
Mega Charizard X
Mega Mewtwo X
Pokemon Exclusive to Version Y
Mega Charizard Y
Mega Mewtwo Y
Since you asked about Legend of Zelda specifically: Cosmo, the former (non-tool-assisted) speedrun world record holder for Ocarina of Time, released a very cool annotated video explaining the glitches and history of his speedrun.
At about 3m44s:
This run was done on the official Chinese release of the game. I chose this ...
Cave Story 3D (for the 3DS) is a 3D remake of the 2004 original where all the characters and levels are in 3D perspective. There are also a few "easter eggs" for fans of the older games.
The Full Story
There have been numerous new versions and unofficial ports of Cave Story since the original was released in 2004, so assuming you don't want to know ...
Mostly subjective, really. Some people like CS:S, some people don't. Here are some of the differences. CS:GO has:
Less clutter on maps to block movement
Tighter recoil (spray and pray does not work well)
New weapons (a few pistols, shotguns, smgs, mgs)
New grenades (decoy and flame)
Some actual improvements:
Gungame and ...
As of the 1.2 update (November 2013), it's very difficult to compile a full list of the differences, largely because the number of items, enemies, and equipment in the game as a whole is incredibly vast. However, here's a high-level overview:
The PC version is the "flagship" version of Terraria, and is the version that receives the most frequent updates....
This NeoGAF thread and this Zelda Wiki page have a pretty comprehensive list of changes, some of which will defy walkthroughs for the original. These are some of the bigger ones:
The Swift Sail is a new item that can be obtained from the Windfall Auction. While using it, sailing speed is doubled and the wind is always at your back.
The Tingle Tuner has been ...
There are differences between the two games, but they are mainly graphical or Steam-related. As stated on Wikipedia:
The HD Edition includes both the original game and the expansion The Conquerors, as well as updated graphics for high-resolution displays. It also supports user-generated content through the Steam Workshop and multiplayer games provided ...
Black Mesa is a fan made total conversion mod of HL2, recreating the original Half Life. A team of volunteer artists, coders and level designers have painstakingly recreated the beloved HL single player experience, adding vast amounts of new details such as more scenery objects, more detailed landscapes, and richer textures. They even recorded new dialog to ...
tl;dr: IVs and EVs are the same as they were originally while playing RBY. However, these values change when you transfer Pokémon to the Pokémon Bank. At this point, IVs will be semi-randomly generated upon transferral and EVs are simply set to 0.
The 3DS ports of Red/Blue/Yellow were kept virtually the same as the originals, even including the same ...
With respect to gameplay, there were two versions released for the PS2 (an original version and a U.S. version), and one remake for the PS3:
U.S. Version Original Version
With respect to language and region code, there were eight releases, including one reprint in Europe coinciding with the release of Shadow of ...
The console version have exclusive and new features like new armors, weapons, monster and item.
Ocram (Final Boss in the Console Version)
Soul of Blight
Moreover, sometimes the recipes for crafting are different.
For example, to create an "...
One change in particular from 2006-era WoW to WoW Classic has been pretty highly reported-on: skeletons no longer permanently mark the spot where a player dies.
The senior test lead explains,
While we understand that this was a flavorful part of Original WoW and the earlier expansions, individual players leaving multiple player corpses and skeletons ...
According to the Wikipedia article on PvZ and the official PvZ site it is currently available for:
Google Chrome (via Chrome Web Store)
iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch)
Xbox Live Arcade
Xbox 360 (Part of a PopCap compilation disc)
Nintendo has two forms of revision numbers that they use for their cartridge games. The first one is the "-n" identifier on the end of the serial number which means that something physical about the cartridge has changed. In 99% of the cases this is an update to the label.
Back in the mid-90's we saw a lot of "-1" games appear because common games that ...
The story stays the same, but there are obvious differences concerning the game and level design. Most of them are visible in the dungeons, which kept around the same "architecture", but the puzzles that we could find in every room changed a lot, having been remastered and often made more challenging. The progression of the player also changed (concerning ...
The main differences are additional cutscene footage and dialogue footage, Dev Commentary you can play during the game which can make for an interesting playthrough, full, smoothly integrated DLC, new achievements, and new ways to kill Bosses.
And it is that last one I'd like to expand on because many people aren't giving all the details. They say the Boss ...
Tamriel Unlimited is simply the vanilla game on its own. It was added as a subtitle/tagline when it switched from monthly subscriptions to a one time cost to play. It's the main game and there is nothing remarkable about it.
Gold Edition comes bundled with 4 DLC Game Packs.
DLC game packs:
- Imperial City
- Thieves Guild
- Dark ...
The short answer is no. There's no 3D* and the game has no major changes.
However, there are a few minor tweaks to non-gameplay elements:
Grandma Ulrira no longer has her "YAHOO!" shout; it's been replaced with "HELLO!" and "YIPPEE!".
Effects that make the screen flash (e.g., capacity upgrades) have been slowed down greatly, like most other Virtual Console ...
They are the same game.
Unfortunately, Google doesn't allow free apps to turn into paid apps in the Play Store, so after the 24 hours were up, the promo version got pulled from the store and therefore won’t receive any updates. You can still opt for the paid version or use the demo version afterwards if you want to see the updates to the app.
So basically ...
There are a number of changes that were made in Wind Waker HD. For the casual player, playing as intended, the two main differences to consider are the removal of the Tingle Tuner, and the addition of the Swift Sail.
The Swift Sail is an upgrade to the sail that automatically sets the wind direction, and also allows the King of Red Lions to go significantly ...
There is no version of Civilization 5 for the Xbox 360. There is Civilization: Revolution, but it's a completely different game.
Even if there were, it is fairly rare that PC and Xbox 360 players can play multiplayer together. I can think of perhaps a handful of games where this is the case.
So the answer is no, you can't play Civilization 5 between a ...
Twilight Princess HD primarily features graphcal upgrades, as the name suggests, moving from the 480p resolution of the original to the standard 1080p of the Wii U.
Like Wind Waker HD, Twilight Princess HD includes Hero Mode, which causes Link to take double damage from all enemies, removes recovery hearts from the game, and mirrors the entire world (...
Before Minecraft 1.0 there was Minecraft Beta:
"The Beta development phase started on December 20, 2010 and ended on November 18, 2011. The main goals of this development stage were a larger focus on polishing gameplay, additional content, and stability. The game's price also increased from what it was in Alpha, but users who previously bought the game were ...
Save games are now sorted by character, Fallout 4-esque
Supports 64-bit render targets by switching from 32-bit to 64-bit
Options to enable God Rays, Snow Shaders, Lens Flares
Supports Direct X 11
Console versions now fully support Mods