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AuthorRe: New Sherlock Holmes Movie.
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10,626. Posted:

@JR: it definitely looks like there's gonna be more bromance involved than anything else, lol, if the commercials are to be believed.

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AuthorRe: Movie thread.
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10,627. Posted:

Kid_A wrote:

shingi_70 wrote:

anyone else like cheesy b horror movies.

Why would anyone like movies that suck?

some of them are so bad, they're hilarious. that's how come MST3K was so popular :3

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AuthorRe: My ship sales in the morning.
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10,628. Posted:

@Terra: Pingas seems to have changed his name on us (as evidenced in posts 7 and 13 here, just to give one of many such examples). :3

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10,629. Posted:

Lunar Knights was okay, but definitely an odd one. If your bro's an RPG fan, he might like it, but otherwise i'd go for one of the other (wii or psp) games tbh.

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10,630. Posted:

oh heck yeah. I'm so glad he finally finished that a couple years ago or whenev', because it really was an amazing miniseries.

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AuthorRe: What the Heck is this?
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10,631. Posted:

old news, dude. :3 i think it turned out to be viral advertising for some Dante's Inferno-related game.

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10,632. Posted:

@bro2dragons: what makes you think Sony would want to be connected in any way to that thing? lol, they're smarter than that...

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10,633. Posted:

@pix: A typo featuring a typo? Inconceivable! :3

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AuthorRe: Who here HATES Christmas commercials?
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10,634. Posted:

i dunno, some of the older ones are nice. I like the 'i left him cheese' commercial, with the little girl getting a buttload of awesome presents for having left Santa cheese instead of milk and cookies, and then there's the 'we wish you a merry christmas' one with the Hershey's Kisses being used as bells. That one's cute too. :3

can't stand the one for 'Santa Buddies', though. i know i'm not a part of the target audience, but i wish they'd stop advertising it during prime-time TV. :/

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AuthorRe: The 'Soccer' World Cup...
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10,635. Posted:

Trin wrote:

Actually this is a thread about American interest in the World Cup, it's far too early for a World Cup discussion thread.

I'm happy to move to another if someone wants to pimp it back to the top of the front page.

Considering I think you've had your say about how you feel about Americans not really watching soccer or keeping up with it as much as the rest of the world, and the fact that I'm done with the condescending attitude you've presented in this thread, I do think it's best if you started another thread for actual World Cup discussion. I apologize to everyone else in this thread, but this one is over.

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AuthorRe: In the future will you have nostalgic memories of the Wii?
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10,636. Posted:

Super+Smash+Bros wrote:

Let's see how much Digiki and RandomWiiPlayer's comment mutiply on IGN.

Stop attempting to stir up trouble here just because other people hold opinions different from your own. You have been warned.

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10,637. Posted:

Untitled
lol, it's the new 'put shoe on head', apparently

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AuthorRe: New Characters for next Super Smash Bros.
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10,638. Posted:

There have been a couple other threads about this kind of thing already, not to mention the myriad of 'favorite character in SSB' threads, lol. Feel free to add any new ideas about characters in the next SSB (and their movesets) to one of the existing threads if you like, guys. :3

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10,639. Posted:

@scribblenauter: if you quote people's posts, the quoted text in the comment box will show you the code they used to do whatever. quote my post here and you'll see how the 'youtube' bbcode should be formatted.

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10,640. Posted:

@irks: it's mentioned in the third post down in that thread already, lol. :3

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AuthorRe: The 'Soccer' World Cup...
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10,641. Posted:

Trin wrote:

And they have soccer moms.

we do have soccer moms, but i know i don't want to be one of 'em, stuck ferrying kids around in a minivan all the time and constantly busy with no time for myself anymore D:

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10,642. Posted:

@Trin: i can't possibly be the only American over here who was/is thinking the same thing, either. ;)

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AuthorRe: The 'Soccer' World Cup...
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10,643. Posted:

@Adam: told you soccer wasn't up there on my things to watch. i stand corrected. :3

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AuthorRe: The 'Soccer' World Cup...
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10,644. Posted:

(a) the World Cup happens every year, doesn't it? why wouldn't it be happening next year?
(b) i'm sure you could find it on in some sports bars and stuff, and interested people might watch it at home too (if they're home while it's on TV), but i doubt 'most' people will go out of their way to watch it, no, not the way they go out of their way to call in sick for the Super Bowl, lol
(c) not sure what the 'David Beckham factor' is, nor do i terribly care what he's up to at the moment. soccer's never been really high on my 'things to watch' list anyway. :3

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AuthorRe: dsiware games coming soon to america
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10,645. Posted:

geek-master wrote:

@NintenDude97: let me guess did you get the imformation off of wikipidia?..... also america only updates on mondays.....

@geek-master: actually, that information comes from Nintendo themselves via the process of elimination, providing the 'Q4' in their press release from this past September refers to the fourth quarter of the calendar year. "December '09" in this case is "December 2009", not "December 9th". :3

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AuthorRe: Lego Rock Band for DS or Wii?
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10,646. Posted:

@pizza: have you checked out some reviews yet? here's what Metacritic has aggregated for the DS version and the Wii version. If you're not into looking through all those reviews, here's the NL review for you. :3

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AuthorRe: Wii Demos and Third Party Success
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10,647. Posted:

Super+Smash+Bros wrote:

However, we should have to pay for them, but only up to 1,000 Wii Points and we can keep them until we get the full game. Games can be at these points: 200, 500, 800, and 1,000 Wii Points with licensed games costing 100 points more.

software companies on the internet have been using the concept of 'shareware' to offer free demos forever now. Sony/game publishers used to give out free demo discs for playstation games in magazines, packed in with other games, and sometimes even at the register if you bought or reserved a different game, and PSN even now still does free demos. Xbox Live does free demos. With the DS being able to do download play for demos since it hit the streets, it's already set the precedent for Nintendo giving out free demos and encouraging demo play with your friends if you've purchased a cartridge.

To put it bluntly, there is no way in hell people will pay for game demos, and Nintendo would be shooting themselves in the foot if they were to try and charge for them. It's a demonstration of what the game can do, and the idea is to entice us into purchasing the game(s) for ourselves. Why should we pay for that?
I only wish Ninty'd'a released demos of different games i hadn't already bought, lol

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AuthorRe: Imported Wii - MASSIVE DRAWBACK BEWARE
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10,648. Posted:

@Droid: dang, that sucks, but it's good to know. i'll definitely keep that in mind whenever i'm in the market for an imported Wii. :3

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AuthorRe: Silent Hill: Shattered Memories - (un)Official Thread
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10,649. Posted:

@Liam: if i recall correctly, the problem was that 'Official' sounds like something coming from a staff writer (or someone actually 'contributing' to the site itself and not just someone hanging out on the forums, or worse yet, something 'officially' condoned by Nintendo Life). They let the 'official' thread titles slide for a long time, up until someone posted that 'official bashing thread' about a game they hadn't even played yet, which was totally not cool, and Prosody laid down the law accordingly.

Prosody wrote:

Also, a note to others - please don't use the word "Official" in your title unless one of the admins says so. It reflects very badly on the site if there's a topic claiming to be "Official" that's just insulting a game or developer.

One person took it too far and killed it for everyone else. Sorry, Liam, but them's the breaks. We know what everyone means by 'unofficial', so what's the big deal? :3

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10,650. Posted:

lz2009 wrote:

That's what the Hall of Fame is for :D

i think i'm hereby changing my request from a ladies' restroom to a bathroom all my own, complete with lock and key. DDDDD:

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