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Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Zenaku » Wed Apr 03, 2013 12:25 am

I'm trying to play Red Dead Redemption online with a friend, but the loading screen loops. After about 2 or 3 minutes, I started to get curious as to which game has the longest loading time?
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1. No pc titles. That depends on the hardware, so consoles only.
2. Installation time doesn't count, so this doesn't turn into a PS3 hate thread.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Eggnog » Wed Apr 03, 2013 12:30 am

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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Havoc » Wed Apr 03, 2013 12:33 am

Lets see....Duke Nukem Forever had the longest one I had seen in awhile.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Kkeellaacc » Wed Apr 03, 2013 1:04 am

Morrowind on X-box
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Fievel » Wed Apr 03, 2013 1:07 am

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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby EagleMan » Wed Apr 03, 2013 1:08 am

Maybe Mass Effect 2.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Birdofterror » Wed Apr 03, 2013 2:10 am

The Sims 3 with all of the expansions.

My computer can emulate gamecube games at 99% efficiency and download several gigabytes of information in a few minutes.

But this fucking game.

Still takes 3 and a half minutes to fully load.

It's like it was optimized by monkeys.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Mr. Sefrol » Wed Apr 03, 2013 2:16 am

Fievel wrote:Dark Stone.

Agreed. I tried playing it, but the loading just did me in.
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Postby Mir@k » Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:51 am

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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Whatis6times9 » Wed Apr 03, 2013 10:16 am

Almost any open world game.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Zenaku » Wed Apr 03, 2013 2:06 pm

Fucking Skyrim. It's full of loading. You open a door, LOADING!
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Kkeellaacc » Wed Apr 03, 2013 2:28 pm

But the loading times aren't that long
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Postby Vegedus » Wed Apr 03, 2013 3:00 pm

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Postby Hiryu » Wed Apr 03, 2013 3:20 pm

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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Brax4 » Wed Apr 03, 2013 3:35 pm

SplatterHouse 360, my god, I can't even play that game because of it. You fail, 2 mins of loading, you get further 2 mins of loading. It's not a bad game, but still unplayable with the load time.
Halo2 wasn't super great.
Mass Effect 3 drags you through like 6 loading screens when trying to jump into a multiplayer game with an Xbox Party.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Lord Frieza » Wed Apr 03, 2013 4:09 pm

Calek wrote:Morrowind on X-box


You can give birth to a baby in the time it takes that game to load.

TRUST ME. I DID IT ONCE.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Millo » Wed Apr 03, 2013 6:34 pm

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Have you tried turn it off and on again?
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Fummoffu » Wed Apr 03, 2013 6:41 pm

Y'all forgot Fable 2.
The loading screen would actually freeze the game sometimes.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Birdofterror » Wed Apr 03, 2013 6:58 pm

Shadow the Hedgehog too. Not the freezing part, just massive loading screen issues.

Entering level (10 Second loading screen)
Someone talks in the level (10 Second loading screen)
Beat the level (10 second loading screen)
Cut-scene (Two 10 second loading screens.)
Cut-scene with multiple locations (Up to ten 10 second loading screens)

I swear, if I were to count every second you load in Shadow, you may end up with like 10% of the entire game being loading screens.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Zenaku » Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:00 pm

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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby slander » Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:02 pm

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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Brax4 » Wed Apr 03, 2013 10:45 pm

Really? Hitman : Absolution has a long loading screen? I'm pretty surprised.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby slander » Wed Apr 03, 2013 11:03 pm

It did for me at least.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Mr. Sefrol » Thu Apr 04, 2013 4:06 am

Mir@k wrote:Yugioh reshef of destruction

That a really random game, Mir. I would never have expected it of you.
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Re: Game with the longest loading time?

Postby Zenaku » Fri Apr 05, 2013 12:39 pm

Turned out I had a bad copy of Red Dead.

Uncharted 3 had a lengthy loading time. But in the end, it was worth it!
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