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861. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 19:15 BST
I agree there's no point in pre-ordering for the sake of ensuring a copy outside a few exceptions. However if you're going to get it day 1 anyways there's little reason not to, even if the gift doesn't interest you. After all, Amazon's bonus is almost always at least $10 credit and the gifts can almost always fetch a fair price on eBay a few months later.
If you wouldn't otherwise get it day 1 then yeah, I've seen very few pre-order bonuses worth bumping it up on my to-get list from an 'eventually' to a 'day 1'. Of course, with the backlog of things I've missed over the past few years and the knowledge that major Nintendo titles won't reach the bargain bin for a good while $20 credit from Amazon is one such bonus...I was already planning to get Metroid from day 1 anyways but a free classic controller pro on the side is pretty nice.
862. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 19:17 BST
I'm syiked for this game
863. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 21:10 BST
@RaiderZXI finally beat Ridley. I went out and got some energy tanks...think I have about 12 now. Now onto Mother Brain!
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864. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 21:14 BST
it's in the mail it's in the mail it's in the maili don't know how amazon does it, but release date delivery is pretty sweet.
@JumpMadIn other news, I can not beat Ridley in Super Metroid. Is there something I'm missing here?
skill. seriously though, you can get out of norfair by going through an invisible wall in the dark room with the statue of ridley's mouth at the bottom. it doesn't show up on the x-ray scanner, so it's the cheapest "secret" in the game.
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865. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 21:18 BST
Once I beat Other M I'll download Super MetroidOnly 5 more days till my Birthday
Edited on Mon 30th August, 2010 @ 21:19 by Angaran
866. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 21:27 BST
Here's a new review worth reading: http://www.gamefocus.ca/?nav=reviewCard&fid=8948
867. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 21:30 BST
Wow if only you could take away G4 and Gameinformorer reviewshttp://www.gamerankings.com/wii/960554-metroid-other-m/index....
Edited on Mon 30th August, 2010 @ 21:31 by Angaran
868. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 22:49 BST
Well I canceled my Amazon pre-order, and after an hour of GameStop stupidity I finally walked out with an art folio. I'll hopefully be picking it up tomorrow. I'm gonna trade-in Mario Kart Wii and Strikers Charged and get Other M for $10. Not a bad deal!
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869. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 23:01 BST
Where the heck is NL's review of this.I'm so confused The story/cut scenes sound awful but the action sounds goods.Having read 1Ups review it really is stoopid how your upgrades are only to be used when granted permission.Makes no sense!! I think I'm just gonna rent it seeing as how its pretty linear and only 7 hours long.Shame Ah well,can we have a proper 2D metroid game now please?
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870. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 23:06 BST
@JumpMadThe reason I preordered it is because it does come with a cool prize--an art booklet. That's something that might not be enticing to everyone though so I see your reasoning.In other news, I can not beat Ridley in Super Metroid. I think the problem is I only have 6 energy tanks (and two reserve tanks). I tried leaving to go find more, but the way back is blocked by this room that's completely filled with lava. Is there something I'm missing here?
@JumpMadThe reason I preordered it is because it does come with a cool prize--an art booklet. That's something that might not be enticing to everyone though so I see your reasoning.
In other news, I can not beat Ridley in Super Metroid. I think the problem is I only have 6 energy tanks (and two reserve tanks). I tried leaving to go find more, but the way back is blocked by this room that's completely filled with lava. Is there something I'm missing here?
I use a walkthrough on Yuotube to get everything.
the Best way to beat Ridley, is alot of Super Missles. becuse he take a long time to beat with just Charge shots.I had the Max of 50 Super Missle and Max energy tanks , so i was good to Fight him.
You may want to go back, see what you miss.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ob6CW65BIZM&feature=relatedthis help me alot
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871. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 23:11 BST
I would NOT use a youtube guide. Most of them do things out of sequence and use glitches to obtain items. I spent the better part of an hour trying to reach an area that's almost impossible to jump to because a youtube guide said that's where I'm supposed to go next - it wasn't and the reason I couldn't jump was because I didn't have an item yet. The guy doing the guide decided to go for it later instead.
Anyway I beat Ridley for the first time today - I'd say it was the toughest fight in the game (much more so than Mother Brain) - you just have to learn his pattern, jump around to avoid his attacks and shoot up at him when he does that bouncing move. Took me about 3 attempts but I had collected quite a few energy tanks.
872. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 23:15 BST
Thanks for the tips guys but it's too late--I beat Ridley
873. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 23:17 BST
So any tips for Mother Brain?
874. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 23:20 BST
I would never beat a game with a Glitches, or short cuts.it said so on the guide, this guy beat the game fairly and with 100%, and with easter eggs.
It shows you were to go and how to use some of Samus skills, like Wall jumping.it not easy to wall jump, and it take time to get it right.and the Guy also tells you, that you can go back to a place if you can't wall jump it.
875. Posted: Mon 30th Aug 2010 23:23 BST
she a easy boss, you don't have to worry much
876. Posted: Tue 31st Aug 2010 02:47 BST
Posted this in the artwork thread, but I thought it had a place here--a little doodle I just did
877. Posted: Tue 31st Aug 2010 02:52 BST
@Kid_A: Nice doodle, there.
Relating more to the thread's topic: Curse GameStop for not having a midnight release for Other M, now I have to wait until 10 AM tomorrow to pick up my copy... >=0
Edited on Tue 31st August, 2010 @ 02:52 by Deviant_Mugen
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878. Posted: Tue 31st Aug 2010 02:56 BST
I was expecting the NL review of this today.Doesn't matter, it'll probly get an 8 or 9, anyway.....
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879. Posted: Tue 31st Aug 2010 02:57 BST
@sonic_brawler: Panda said it'd be up last Friday, but I guess something's keeping him occupied...
880. Posted: Tue 31st Aug 2010 02:58 BST
@Kid_A: Nice doodle, there.Relating more to the thread's topic: Curse GameStop for not having a midnight release for Other M, now I have to wait until 10 AM tomorrow to pick up my copy... >=0
I'm bummed about this as well. Now there's a good chance I won't be able to pick it up tomorrow. Might have to wait till wednesday