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AuthorRe: Thanks Nintendolife!
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11,176. Posted:

Chicken+Brutus wrote:

It's a good site, but I wish it catered more to women.

That's right, ladies, Chicken Brutus is on the prowl after that lovely break-up song from Adam. :3

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AuthorRe: Your opinion on New Super Mario Bros. DS
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11,177. Posted:

mastersworddude wrote:

What? Blue shell was the best part!

I didn't like it, and there was never a level in NSMB where I needed to use it, so I avoided it entirely. Sorry to disappoint. :3

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AuthorRe: Anyone else here terrible at pictobits?
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11,178. Posted:

@Chony Lee: have you beaten all the Normal levels yet? I found the Dark ones much easier after i'd made my way through all the normal versions. :3

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AuthorRe: Your opinion on New Super Mario Bros. DS
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11,179. Posted:

@Ricardo: I miss the leaf and feather powerups, myself. I hope the propeller-hat thingies don't turn out to suck like the other 'new' powerups did. :3

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AuthorRe: Anyone else here terrible at pictobits?
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11,180. Posted:

(a) do your best to rack up purple blocks early. Two of the bike riders in the image have purple suits.
(b) many of the formations involve L-shaped blocks stacked onto each other in groups of three... set one bit to 'catch' the open L-shape, and then set the two others while all the blocks are stopped in mid-air. while they're stalled, you can continue to place blocks for (and into) other formations to clear them. use that time wisely.
(c) again, try to beat it quickly. Later on in the level, giant block formations begin to fall... they're good if you're fast enough to clear them as they fall, because they have a ton of bits in them, but they're bad if they're not the right colors you need. D:

The key to pictobits is that, in each level, the falling block formations are repeated each time. Replay the level enough, and you'll pick up on the pattern and what you need to do to clear the level. The only bad thing is that, when you get to a certain point with the game, it's too repetitive to be very much fun. I wish there had been more randomization to the patterns of falling blocks.

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AuthorRe: Donkey Kong Metronome
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11,181. Posted:

@JuneBelle: A metronome is a device you can set to count the beats of a particular piece of music at the speed you need to be playing it at so that you can practice properly. :3

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AuthorRe: Nintendo's frustrating history of being endlessly ripped off: a retrospective
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11,182. Posted:

@chicken: i was gonna go with 'wariosballs' myself

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AuthorRe: Why no HALF-MINUTE HERO
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11,183. Posted:

@castlehominid99: see the replies to this thread... the game ships today (as in retail version), but it won't hit the playstation store until next week.

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11,184. Posted:

@romulux: I'm waiting for the first kickboxing game to come out too... and the subsequent reports of people punching/kicking through their TV screens. :3

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AuthorRe: When It Turns 2010 are You going to Call It "Two Thousand Ten" or "Twenty Ten?"
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11,185. Posted:

@Turbo: as I said before (plz to see reply 68), 'twenty-one hundred', 'twenty-two hundred', 'twenty-three hundred', etc. -- those are fine, because there's no round number (ten, twenty, thirty, forty, fifty, sixty, seventy, eighty, ninety) in the initial tens space. As long as it's not a round number, saying it as '(tens-value) hundred' (as would be in the case of the year 'twenty-one hundred') won't get you laughed at or ridiculed. :)

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AuthorRe: Nintendo's frustrating history of being endlessly ripped off: a retrospective
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11,186. Posted:

@warioswoods: truly, you are the king of textual walls. :3

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AuthorRe: Dont You Think Luigi Should Have His Own Game?
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11,187. Posted:

@starboy: trust me, it was absolute crap. i played it a couple times, but actually sat down and played it through to the end only once... it was boring as hell. D:

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AuthorRe: Why no HALF-MINUTE HERO
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11,188. Posted:

@castlehominid99:

Bones00 wrote:

It's being released next week on PSN.

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AuthorRe: Dont You Think Luigi Should Have His Own Game?
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11,189. Posted:

@starboy: who in their right mind would want a sequel to the pile of crap that was Mario is Missing? i think i'd rather not have another Luigi game if that was the only option available, lol :3 Luigi's Mansion 2 would be fine by me, though. :D

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AuthorRe: Dont You Think Luigi Should Have His Own Game?
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11,190. Posted:

It would be great if Luigi had another game to himself IMO. Luigi's my favorite bro. :3

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11,191. Posted:

we have a hall of fame? D:

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AuthorRe: Super Mario Galexy Wii
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11,192. Posted:

I'm thinking about getting Galaxy, but I need advice
Your opinion on Super Mario Galaxy
Enjoy. :3

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AuthorRe: The Lost Review...
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11,193. Posted:

@feenie: lol, that was subtle indeed; i didn't catch that when i read it. very nice. :3

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11,194. Posted:

it's like NL fanfiction. :D

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AuthorRe: Your opinion on New Super Mario Bros. DS
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11,195. Posted:

Chicken+Brutus wrote:

theblackdragon wrote:

I hated the blue shell.

It's a good thing you've got a husband, because I'd never be able to marry you.

ironically, i hate the blue shell in NSMB, but I love it in MKDS (because i love avoiding it and watching it hit the jerk[s] who had previously been behind me). Adam would never be able to marry me, either. :3

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11,196. Posted:

@Adam: so long as we're never forced to use the blue shell for anything, if they'd like to bring it back, whatev'. I just thought it was lame. :3

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AuthorRe: What happen to my thread on my blog?
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11,197. Posted:

@Bass: I suppose that's what happened. Ah well. :/

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AuthorRe: Does it Make Sense to Be A Wii Fan These Days?
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11,198. Posted:

Why try to pigeonhole yourself into a label stereotype? You can be a Wii fan and not pick fights and be a jerk about it, and if someone else wants to try and start something because you dared to like something they didn't, they're the ones with a problem, not you. No big deal.

Also, I don't understand the last part of your comment, where you begin rattling off Wii users. Are you embarrassed to be playing a system that "married guys, younger kids, parents, and generally casual gamers" also play? Are you that insecure with yourself that you need to be playing something that only macho, super-manly men and buxom, bodacious babes play, because then it will reflect on you and (obviously) mean that you are also either a macho, super-manly man or a buxom, bodacious babe? I don't understand the logic there. :/

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11,199. Posted:

@Roopa: what's worse is the fact that Pizza Hut over-sugars their sauce. Ugh... it's usually just too sweet for me, but if i'm dying for pizza, i'll take what i can get. :3

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AuthorRe: Just listen to this garbage.
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11,200. Posted:

WaltzElf wrote:

You people are all young enough that clearly you weren't around to realise that most of the 80s music was really, really bad. The stuff that is "classic" now or in those "top 80s" compilations is the good stuff.

I'll take Miley over most of the 80s crap.

Your loss, dude. :3

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