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1. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 15:26 BST
I have noticed that some people on Nintendo Life have bought some of the clocks and/or caculators on DSiWare. Seriously, why? Buying these apps is a waste of money and space. There are much better ways of spending 200 Nintendo Points.
Edited on Mon 13th July, 2009 @ 20:09 by Knux
2. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 15:29 BST
Because they have different tastes than you do.
3. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 15:33 BST
I think the Clock isn't worth getting IMO but if I had a DSi, I'd get the Calculator simply for convenience and because of some of the features it has. I can't find a Calculator whenever I need it.
4. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 15:33 BST
Maybe its b/c they can or they want to ? Everyone is different
5. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 15:37 BST
that's exactly why i got the Mario Calculator
6. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 15:37 BST
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7. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 15:49 BST
I'm really looking forward to that translator too, warioswoods. Now that's a great app!
8. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 15:54 BST
This is a good way to put it, I'm one of these people, and I DO use them from time to time for simple convenience so as long as they serve their purpose it's OK.
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9. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 16:07 BST
I love Mario Clock (use it all the time) and Mario Calc is indispensible since there's no calc on the ds. I, for one, love having apps you can use on my ds in day to day life rather than just a ton of games I probably won't play for very long anyway. I can't tell u how many times I played the Mario Clock mini-game while waiting in a line somewhere or in bed drifting off to sleep.. lol.
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10. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 16:24 BST
I got them because those crappy $2 clocks and calculators are the cheapest way to get Club Nintnedo coins.Let's say you get AC Calc/Clock, Mario Calc/Clock, and Photo Clock. For $10 you get the same amount of coins you would get getting a $60-70 game for the Wii.
That's really their only use.
11. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 16:35 BST
Hardy83, yes, that's also trues and I meant to mention that
12. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 16:36 BST
Because when I punch in numbers into a calculator, I want it to say it in an Animal Crossing voice. I love my calculator, I'm going to get the Mario ones later.
They're also good for Club Nintendo coins and filling in the gaps between point purchases.
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13. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 16:40 BST
To me the Mario apps are worth $2.00 each also the club nintendo thing
14. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 21:47 BST
i bad at the 24 hours clock on dsi and i need something with 12 hour so the clock come in hand
calcutor need cuz am really bad at math
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15. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 21:50 BST
I bought the mario calculator cause i thought it looked kinda cool and there wasn't anything else good that was 200 points (that i didn't already have)
16. Posted: Mon 13th Jul 2009 22:41 BST
I really think its a waste of money and space myself. If I need a clock or calculator or alarm clock.....well that is all free on just about any cell phone that is available today. So come on Nintendo give me what I bought my DSi for GAMES. I want 2D Nintendo downloadable games. When I start gettin that I will support any freakin thing else you put out.
Problem is that Nintendo is dropping Apps and NOT Games on DSiWare. When we get the games it will be cool to see some apps.
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17. Posted: Tue 14th Jul 2009 11:26 BST
I have gotten soooo much use out of the Mario Clock. For 200 points you not only get a Mario themed clock but you get a cool little NES style mario mini game with randomly generated levels for you to play on and every 15 mins it changes to a differnt level theme.Ive used the main clock app once or twice and it works pretty well with your DSi in standby mode... but the mini game I have used sooo much just to kill five mins when waiting for a bus, picking kids up from school, etc.
To be honest at 200 points Paper Plane and Pyoro offer less than the Mario Clock in terms of Gameplay.
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18. Posted: Tue 14th Jul 2009 15:12 BST
... because they can? seriously, no one's forcing you to buy them, so why do you care?
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19. Posted: Tue 14th Jul 2009 17:22 BST
We've nothing better that we can download for 200NP
20. Posted: Tue 14th Jul 2009 22:21 BST
ok dude seriosly BIRD AND BEANS is and awesome 200 point game on dsiware shop channel thingy soo dont waste youre money or free points on clock use it on that
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