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An Artistic Gamer

Male, 20, United States

I'm a pretty good artist. I like playing video games... I hope I can be part of a game designing studio when I'm older and educated. And I love Nintendo.

Mon 12th December, 2011

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kyuubikid213 commented on Standard-Sized New Nintendo 3DS Photos Emerge ...:

Said it before and I'll say it again...

The faceplates are a big well as the built in CPP, but I wouldn't shell out the money for one unless there were a ton of games I'd be missing out on. There were a few DSi exclusive titles (and games with DSi exclusive features) that I was able to experience once the 3DS came around. If the New 3DS is the DSi situation all over again, I can wait for the 4DS (har har) and get the N3DS exclusives later...unless Nintendo cuts backwards compatibility from the 4DS...



kyuubikid213 commented on Rumour: Metal Gear Creator Hideo Kojima Is Lea...:

@McoobabWATP Let's be honest here. Anyone that won't buy a Wii Ubecause of this announcement was likely never going to buy one anyway. They probably won't even get the NX and use the Wii U as their reason for avoiding it.

@Kalmaro No, but you don't make a console in a year... They haven't announced the yet, but the PS5 and next Xbox are underway.



kyuubikid213 commented on Rumour: Metal Gear Creator Hideo Kojima Is Lea...:

@McoobabWATP Nintendo's still supporting the Wii U. Don't be silly.

You are aware that Microsoft and Sony are working on their next consoles, too, right? Announcing a new console doesn't mean your current console is going to die immediately. Hell, I think the PS3 and 360 are still getting the big AAA games, aren't they?



kyuubikid213 commented on Zelda Lookalike Oceanhorn: Monster Of Uncharte...:

Personally, I would avoid this if it came to the Wii U. I've already got Wind Waker, and while it doesn't look terrible, it just doesn't look different ENOUGH from Wind Waker to warrant me purchasing it...

If it came to the 3DS, however, I might consider a purchase. I do have Ocarina of Time 3D and A Link Between Worlds, but this looks like it would provide a different experience from those. I would definitely consider buying it (especially as an eShop title).



kyuubikid213 commented on Zelda Lookalike Oceanhorn: Monster Of Uncharte...:

@ZeroZX-Dev The way I see it is if it does come to the Wii U, it will have disappointing sales because a lot of us already have Wind Waker HD... and if it goes to the PS4 or One, they'll either avoid it because they'll have superior games or have that as a reason to avoid getting a Wii U. "I've already got a Zelda-like game. Why should I get a Wii U to play it again??"



kyuubikid213 commented on Poll: Where Do You Stand On DeNA, Smart Device...:

@IceClimbers You see, it's things like this that make me not care about sales and whatnot.

If Nintendo DID do everything right, there'd still be entirely too many people that wouldn't buy the Nintendo console simply because it WASN'T a PlayStation or an Xbox.

At the end of the day, Nintendo's console is still considered "too kiddy" for the "hardcore" gamers. They'll also argue Nintendo's a rehash company because they constantly recycle Mario, Zelda, Donkey Kong, and their other IPs even though they're likely to go out and buy GTAV, God of War III, The Last of Us, Tomb Raider, and DmC AGAIN (the remasters from 7th gen).

I'll enjoy what I get. I'll enjoy my Nintendo games. If the NX seems worth it to me, I'll buy it. If not, I'll either wait until it is or get another console.

Can't wait to hear more information about the NX and the DeNA deal.



kyuubikid213 commented on Eiji Aonuma Explains That The Legend of Zelda ...:

I don't know what's so great about a game being "open world."

I've played a lot of RPGs that aren't open world and I still think they're pretty massive and open...

And I've played games typically classified as open world and it's a pain trying to play them. Unless you know who's giving you story missions, it's a trek toward death. You go left, you die. Right, you die. Unless you get levels/items from the story, you can't even really play the game.

I don't have a problem with Zelda's world and I don't know why anyone does.



kyuubikid213 commented on Yusuke Hashimoto Outlines His Desire to Contin...:

I haven't played Bayonetta 2, yet (I have it, but I'm trying to clear my backlog, too...), but from what Bayonetta had to offer, I'd support Bayonetta 3...

...if it came to the Wii U. I don't doubt that Bayonetta 3 could make it's way to the PS4, XB1, and PC. I'm not saying Platinum wouldn't make a Wii U version...but it's possible, I suppose.



kyuubikid213 commented on Flipnote Studio 3D Free Download Details Point...:

With the disappointment surrounding the New 3DS, I'm actually a little excited about the release (FINALLY) of Flipnote Studio 3D.

I don't get what the deal is with sharing online, though. For a dollar a share online...? They stopped it because of offensive material? Guess it's a good thing they're not in charge of the Colors!3D Gallery, huh?

I dunno. I'd think that for people paying for an online fee, that'd be enough to save the kids from blood, gore, and porn.



kyuubikid213 commented on New Nintendo 3DS Release Date Confirmed for 13...:

All in all, I thought it was pretty good. Glad to see more Splatoon info. A bit upset about no standard size New 3DS confirmation and no chargers included, but I'll live. I'll probably skip the N3DS and wait for the next one.

What did surprise me was how amazing Xenoblade Chronicles X was and Wii games for download on Wii U. I missed out on Mario Galaxy, so I'll be scooping that up right away! Wish I'd waited for Prime Trilogy, but I have the first two on GCN and recently got Corruption.



kyuubikid213 commented on Feature: Five Key Reveals We Want in 2015's Fi...:

What?? At 9am...? Darn. I'll be in class, then.

Guess I'll catch it afterward.

I've decided that the best way to enjoy Nintendo Directs and E3 is to go into it without any expectations. Whatever disappoints me would likely have disappointed me regardless and I don't shrug off massive or impressive reveals because it's not Metroid U or Star Fox (which we are finally getting).



kyuubikid213 commented on Nintendo Dominated Japan During 2014, Despite ...:

While you all argue about total sales and semantics and other stuff, I'll just casually sit back this year and play the games that come to me as well as clear my backlog.

I tried to keep up with all of this nonsense through 2014 and in the end... It didn't matter. As long as the Wii U continues to get new and exciting games, I'll be happy whether the Wii U has 8 million units sold or 18 million units.



kyuubikid213 commented on Platinum Hopes to Bring "More From Bayonetta" ...:

@kidwalrus Probably just T. If they simply added Bayonetta as a racer, it wouldn't be that different from Cia in Hyrule Warriors. And besides that, Snake from Metal Gear (an M rated series) was in Brawl and THAT wasn't rated M. It was only even rated T because of the Wario Waft.



kyuubikid213 commented on Review: Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy (...:

I was watching The Judge and remembered this came out on the eShop.

I'm so glad it's all three of the originals for $30. On Amazon, they're charging just about that much for ONE. I certainly feel like I've saved a few bucks...

Anyway, I love it and recommend it to anyone who hasn't played the originals. After seeing a few comparisons online, if you have the originals at your disposal or can find them cheaper than I have, pass on this title.



kyuubikid213 commented on One Of The Most Successful Nintendo Games Of 2...:

@Dipper723 Didn't a Dreamcast game come out earlier this year?

On topic, though, I didn't think Frozen was as great as everyone was making it out to be. Yeah, the songs were alright and I'll admit I sing along if I hear "Do You Wanna Build a Snowman" or "Let It Go", but aside from those music numbers, there wasn't much to the rest of the film.

I know I like to rant, but I'll keep my reasons for not absolutely loving this movie brief. The twist ending was silly and didn't really make sense. Without the music, the movie's just kind of boring. The trailers didn't advertise the good parts of the movie, just Olaf. Elsa is literally there for 15 minutes of the movie and the rest of the screen time is split among other characters and Olaf. And lastly, that's not how loving parents act (in reference to the beginning of the movie).



kyuubikid213 commented on Feature: Time to Vote For Your Game of the Yea...:

I voted Smash, Shovel Knight, Smash, Shovel Knight, Smash.

I don't personally own Shovel Knight, but I hear so many good things about it everywhere that I feel it deserves to win. As for Smash, it was certainly a toss-up, but with all of the big-name, heavy-hitters that came out across all platforms this year, I think Smash Bros. is the only one that didn't disappoint the majority of those that bought it.



kyuubikid213 commented on Video: Use Your amibo Figures Without Removing...:

When I get an Amiibo figure, it's coming out of the box. I can respect collectors and those who like the packaging, but for me, I want the figure(s) to have a nice spot on my desk.

I just don't like buying things to keep them in their original packaging. I still have my Wii, 3DS, and Wii U boxes, but that's not for resale or's just easier to store it when I have to move or if I'm going on a long trip. I'll probably toss the Amiibo box(es) because I've never kept a toy's packaging.



kyuubikid213 commented on Talking Point: The Time Is Right For A Nintend...:

I'm not saying I WOULDN'T, but at the moment, I don't see a reason for a Nintendo Phone.

Personally, I haven't heard of a gaming phone that's done well and using smartphones for gaming isn't as great as a dedicated console. Scrunched controls aren't my thing.

I put Maybe. Whatever happens happens. If it happens and it proves to be a viable phone that (following Nintendo's history) gives you a good experience at a low cost, I'll be on-board. I won't buy a phone just because it's got Nintendo printed on the back.

As for Nintendo games on existing phones, I'm not rich and I'd buy a PS4 or One before dropping the same $450 on a phone. I have a smartphone that can do a few apps and 3G. I'm fine with it. It can't run games, but that's what my 3DS is for.



kyuubikid213 commented on Nintendo Reportedly States That No First Wave ...:

I kinda figured this was going to happen.

Many people here and in other forums have pointed out that the Wii U, although doing better than it had been, is not selling phenomenally well. The GameCube Adapter and Amiibos weren't made in an insanely high volume because of this. Now that Nintendo sees the demand, they're more than likely going to produce a ton more.

I certainly hope I can get my hands on that Adapter and a Shulk Amiibo.

I want the adapter because I highly doubt Nintendo is only going to use it for Smash. From the developer that looks at gameplay before anything and has ALL control options for Super Mario 3D World, Smash Bros., and Mario Kart, I don't think this peripheral will go by the wayside.



kyuubikid213 commented on Video: How Does Watch Dogs Use The Wii U GamePad?:

@NbaJunkie You're right. I'm completely disappointed with the GamePad implementation in Wind Waker HD... And Super Mario 3D World... And Lego City... And...

Wait a second... Nintendo didn't delay the game for six months for these games' GamePad features.

Still a game I'll get used if I'm still interested in the future.



kyuubikid213 commented on Nexis Games Defends UCraft's Multiplatform Mov...:

@Quorthon I'd be right there with you...if it wasn't for the ocean of garbage third party multiplats on the Wii U.

It's not that Wii U owners don't want anything that doesn't have Mario, Link, or any of Nintendo's other main figures; it's that we've come to know that if we want a high-quality, non-gimped game, it makes more sense to get a Nintendo game than anyone else's or a game built from the ground up on the system.

As for Ubisoft specifically, I wouldn't be upset with them over it...except that was a game that could have gotten Wii Us moving early in the system's life. Ubisoft making the game a multiplat hurt starting Wii U sales by a fair amount. On top of that, the game was already done for the Wii U and there was no reason to delay it so it could release on time with the other versions. Wii U owners don't get that luxury. In fact, just look at Watch_Dogs, a game that showed up six months late on ONLY our platform.



kyuubikid213 commented on Eiji Aonuma Discusses Changes On the Way to Ma...:

I hope there's a Master Quest in Majora's Mask 3D. I really liked this in Ocarina of Time 3D because it was like getting two games in one.

Majora's Mask is such a great game already, I'd like to see a Master Quest version with the world flipped and the dungeons changed.



kyuubikid213 commented on The Nintendo Wii U Is Better Value For Money T...:

I only agree because the Wii U has games and experiences you can only get on the Wii U.

Sure, the PS4 and One have third party support that the Wii U will likely never see, but they're no reason to drop $400. Every worthwhile game on the PS4 and One is also available on the PS3, 360, and PC. If you have one of those, there is absolutely no reason to upgrade. There really isn't. Last of Us Remastered? Great, but it's on PS3. Halo Master Chief Collection? Okay, fine, but every Halo game excluding Halo 2 is on the 360. Destiny, Watch_Dogs, Evil Within, Shadow of Mordor, Call of Duty? All available on PS3 and 360. Assassin's Creed Unity? Hardly worth the upgrade based on the press so far. Ryse, Titanfall, Knack, Forza, Dead Rising? All either ported to PC, underwhelming, or both.

At this point in time, I agree with Reggie. If Sony or Microsoft start making PS4 and One exclusives that are worth the price of admission and start leaving the PS3 and 360 behind, my thoughts might change. However, we're now a year out and there hasn't been a thing that (in my opinion) warrants the purchase of either console.

Call me a fanboy if you will, but that's my opinion. I see no reason to upgrade my 360 to a One or buy a PS4.



kyuubikid213 commented on Shulk amiibo Listed as GameStop Exclusive in t...:

So far... I've decided on getting a Link and Shulk Amiibo.

I still consider myself quite lucky with Xenoblade Chronicles, though. I went to my GameStop just as the praise for the game was building online and saw it on the Pre-Owned shelf for $45. I bought it, despite that being the last of my pocket money, and I'm enjoying it thoroughly. Imagine my surprise when I hop online again a week later to see GameStop is selling the game for almost $90!



kyuubikid213 commented on Nintendo Outlines Confusing amiibo Save Data L...:

I don't really know how to feel about this news. As of now, there aren't any games besides Smash Bros. that will also write to the Amiibo, right? And the other games will simply see if the Amiibo figure is Mario, Link, Samus, or whoever else for different in game bonuses?

At the moment, I don't see a big issue with it. I'll likely only have my data saved on the Link figure I plan to get so I have the data when I go and play with my friends. As for Mario Kart 8 and other games, they'll give me whatever bonuses come with them, so that'll be cool.

Also, I don't think buying multiple figures will be an issue either. Collectors already buy everything. That's why they're collectors. And if there are game specific Amiibos, if people want the Amiibo features used in their games, they'll get the figures they need. If they don't, they don't have to get the figures.

As for the storage space each Amiibo has, I don't know if that'll be a big issue for me because if it reads and writes quickly and works like it's supposed to, I'll be satisfied. I don't need the price of the Amiibo figures any higher just to give it more storage space when every game in my Wii U library won't use it anyway. If only a bit more than half of the Wii U's library uses Amiibo and only a portion of that writes to the Amiibo, small storage space shouldn't be an issue. And besides, having a bunch of little figures on my desk won't upset me.



kyuubikid213 commented on The Man Behind Sega's Wonder Boy Series Hates ...:

I never played Super Mario Bros. on the NES, but I did play the Virtual Console version. I can't say that I felt the controls were bad. They were actually really responsive to me. Mario gained momentum and I could run. Okay. Got it. Bring on the game. Unless you never get used to his momentum and slowing him down, I guess you could say you feel the game controlled poorly. For me, it didn't take me long to grow accustomed to slowing down or even jumping backwards to control Mario how I wanted to.

Extremely responsive game. Played it through to the end (thanks to restore points. maybe I'll try without them someday). Still working on Super Mario Bros. 2: Lost Levels.



kyuubikid213 commented on Eiji Aonuma Confirms Majora's Mask 3D Has Been...:

@jbunker7 I didn't read, but know that between Ocarina of Time 3D's release and now, we DID get Skyward Sword, Wind Waker HD, and A Link Between Worlds. Also, they've been working on The Legend of Zelda for Wii U. I imagine they didn't release it sooner (or give us a ton of information) so we didn't have a Zelda overload.

If that wasn't the case, I would imagine that releasing Majora's Mask 3D sooner would make it seem as though Nintendo wasn't focusing on future Zelda experiences, but remakes of the old adventures. We already have Ocarina of Time and Wind Waker as remakes on their respective systems and A Link Between Worlds does use the Link to the Past map despite the new story and gameplay elements.

Personally, I don't mind it coming out 4 years later. It allowed me to really sink my teeth into Ocarina of Time 3D, Wind Waker HD, Skyward Sword, and A Link Between Worlds without feeling overwhelmed. I still have a backlog of games, but my Zelda itch has definitely been scratched between then and now.



kyuubikid213 commented on Eiji Aonuma Confirms Majora's Mask 3D Has Been...:

I got it from Club Nintendo a couple years back.

I beat it last year around this time and I absolutely loved the game. It's atmosphere was amazing, the characters were all interesting, and the stories in the game all hit me emotionally.

I WILL get the 3DS remake because I loved this game so much.

I got the 3DS remake of Ocarina of Time not long after I played the original N64 version at a friend's house.



kyuubikid213 commented on Video: Son Of A Glitch Takes Apart The Wind Wa...:

As neat as glitches like this are, I wouldn't want to skip any part of this game or any game for that matter. The journey is the fun.

Great resource for speed runners, but for me, I've watched the video and enjoyed it. That's where my involvement ends.



kyuubikid213 commented on Poll: Buying Bayonetta 2 - eShop Convenience o...:

I really want this game, but don't have the money to get it just yet. I'll either ask for it for Christmas or use some extra cash from all the extra hours I'll work during Winter Break.

I want a physical copy because, even though I won't have to worry about space with my 320GB hard drive, I like having the physical copy. I think this was a debate a couple years back when the 3DS started retail digital downloads. The convenience of a digital copy is great, but having the physical box (in my opinion) is even better. Sure, there's not a ton of stuff in there anymore thanks to digital manuals and "going green", but it's still far more satisfying to open up my cabinet and see the shelves lined with games than to open up my Steam account and see lines of text showing how many games I have. Then, of course, there's the obvious reason of technology failure. If my laptop ever dies, there goes pretty much everything. Sure, the games will already be bought and I can redownload them on a new device, but it's so much more hassle than simply putting the disc in a new system.

Uh... Yeah, a bit of a tangent there... I'm getting it physically whenever I do get it.



kyuubikid213 commented on Mad Men Football Shows Off Its New N64-Inspire...:

@Tops No, you get my point, though. Those games were made by huge developers with great and even amazing track records. In the end, those games ended up not being as good as the rest of Ubisoft and Bungie's respective libraries. Good games? Sure, but nowhere near as good as past titles.

Just because Mad Men Football is made by one guy with minimal experience doesn't automatically mean he's doomed to fail. We all certainly thought Destiny was going to exceed expectations with an exponentially larger budget than this guy and the development team behind Halo, but it didn't. Who is to say this guy can't pull off something great?

My expectations argument wouldn't hold water if the titans of development didn't have their missteps. Heck, even Nintendo was behind it's fair share of disappointments with Virtual Boy, Zelda II, and Yoshi's New Island.



kyuubikid213 commented on Mad Men Football Shows Off Its New N64-Inspire...:

@MikeLove Watch_Dogs and Destiny were a disappointment to many gamers, or at the very least the vocal internet audience for the games.

We don't know WHAT this game will be like. It hasn't released yet. If the game is awful, fine. If it's good, fine. I won't pass judgment on it until it comes around.

Again, if you'd read my posts, you'd see that I'm not putting Mad Men Football in the same "stratosphere" as Watch_Dogs and Destiny. I'm only saying that these two games were made by developers that have created games that gamers, in general, love and consider timeless (Rayman and Halo for example), but they also created these two games that are both considered overhyped and mediocre by a lot of reviewers on the internet and a lot of gamers. We don't know whether or not AE Games is capable of making terrible or amazing games, so we'll see when it comes around.

I'm glad to know I don't know how things work. Much like you know that this single developer who's never made a game before is destined to make Mad Men Football a terrible and unplayable game. Wait. What's that? You can't see the future? Okay then. Relax until the game comes out. Maybe this guy'll surprise us, maybe he wont. Chill. (By the way, these talented programmers apparently need 6 extra months of development time to make a game on a console they've already developed on multiple times...(Assassin's Creed III and IV, Rayman, Splinter Cell, and Child of Light to name a few...)

Well, by the way the comments are looking now, if Minecraft didn't exist already and someone came to the drawing board with Minecraft concept art, not many people would be interested because it didn't look good. Personally, I'd only seen a few people interested in Minecraft before it grew as large as it did. No one thought Minecraft was going to get as big as it did. Not even Notch. Whether or not people doubted Minecraft would be a hit has everything to do with this developer and this game. If this game is a hit, then this guy's reputation will skyrocket for being able to make a decent game. If it's a flop, then he's been spouting nonsense this entire time and THEN we can talk about how bad the game is or how ridiculous the developer is.

Now, if you'll excuse me, I'm off to play Hyrule Warriors with my friend.

And to answer your question, no. I haven't played Watch_Dogs or Destiny. My friends that own Destiny think it's fun, but nothing special (certainly not $500 million special) and I bought Watch_Dogs with the season pass for my brother and he says that the game is just okay without the DLC.