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AuthorRe: HipHopGamer says Nintendo planning to buy Sega!
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1,826. Posted:

hey guys, we understand that the video has been removed — please, if you're going to post a link to the same video hosted on another site, make sure the site doesn't ask our users to download anything. We'd all love to be able to trust everything we see available on the internet, but in truth there's no telling what's lurking out there on file-sharing sites waiting to bite, and downloading an .exe from a site you've never been to before is a serious red flag. If the video is no longer viewable over the internet and someone wants to go find it to download, they can take the risk and google it up for themselves. Thanks in advance! :3

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AuthorRe: "Mario Kart 7" or "Mario Tennis Open"?
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1,827. Posted:

If ever you need help deciding which 3DS title to purchase, the 3DS Recommendations thread is the place to ask. Enjoy! :3

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AuthorRe: Zelda 2 or Zelda: Link's awakening?
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1,828. Posted:

Our 3DS eShop Recommendations thread can be found here if you still need more opinions on which to purchase, RapterWin. Please feel free to ask there. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: Wii Games
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1,829. Posted:

daftspore wrote:

wow, thank you guys.

Feel stupid for the Wii being the only Nintendo console I haven't owned.

no big deal, i know i missed out on the GBA and GC and have been slowly trying to get all the better games i missed during their lifespans as well. If you'd like any further suggestions as to which Wii games to pick up, we've got a thread where you can ask that question right here. Enjoy! :3

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AuthorRe: Mario Kart 7 online
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1,830. Posted:

The people who still race generally hang out in this thread here. Enjoy! :3

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AuthorRe: What games can't you wait for?
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1,831. Posted:

Correct me if I'm wrong, here — DaveGX doesn't see the problem having the Wario bros. show up in a 'Mario bros.' title. Chrono seems to think that it being a 'Mario bros.' title automatically excludes any other potential family members. is this what you guys are tail-chasing about?

I'm serious about having the petty insults and the tail-chasing stop, guys. if you can't be civil, please stop replying to each other and focus on something else.

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AuthorRe: What games can't you wait for?
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1,832. Posted:

@Chrono: I'm pretty sure that Birdo's sexual orientation has never been revealed, just that he thinks he's a girl. also, you're correct about Wario being referred to as Mario's cousin via Nintendo Power magazines, but it's never been officially confirmed.
That said, now that both you and DaveGX have decided it's hopeless to talk to one another, I do hope you'll leave each other alone and concentrate on games you can't wait to see hit the Wii U, please and thank you. :/

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AuthorRe: Clock Tower SNES
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1,833. Posted:

@Tasuki: I'm wanting to say the PS1 version was a remake of the original

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AuthorRe: Wii U Freeze
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1,834. Posted:

All right, guys, we know two things:

(a) Yes, people are still reporting that freezes are happening.
(b) The only way to do something about it is to contact Nintendo, let them know exactly what happened, and hope they come up with a fix in the next System Update.

This is nothing new. It happened with the 3DS (anyone remember the Black Screen of Death problems? funny how everyone seems to have forgotten), and it's happening now with the Wii U. Don't like it? Contact Nintendo. Thank you, drive through.

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AuthorRe: Golden Sun: Dark Dawn
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1,835. Posted:

You can play DD without having played the other two. i did, lol.

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AuthorRe: Rate My Team (Pokemon B/W)
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1,836. Posted:

Actually, what I said was to move the discussion to the main Pokemon B/W2 discussion thread, not to just create a new thread for the same thing in GD. That said, I can't recall having a thread specifically for offering advice and suggestions about other players' competitive teams (as opposed to 'hey i'm using rattata, pidgey, and pikachu, what are you using'), so I'm going to leave this open.

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AuthorRe: Luigi's Mansion....
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1,837. Posted:

Tsuchinoko wrote:

Well, I still think this could have been said on the other Luigi's Mansion 2 thread. WiiU is still getting some big games, namely third party it seems, though you guys are getting Pikmin 3, which I wish we were getting on the 3DS.

There's nothing wrong with a LM2 thread in the Wii U section if people would like to brainstorm ideas how the GamePad could be used to enhance the LM experience.

that said, i'm right there with you re: pikmin for 3DS, i wish they were doing a 3DS version too :(

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AuthorRe: NF Magazine
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1,838. Posted:

Birdman wrote:

@Shiromikio - The digital version includes a PDF of the magazine, so it's not readable only on an iPad. And you get a free digital copy of the mag when you order a print version, so you can view it both as a PDF and a physical mag.

indeed, when you make your purchase you're given the option to download it right then to your PC if you like iirc :3

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AuthorRe: NF Magazine
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1,839. Posted:

hey, you asked :3

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AuthorRe: NF Magazine
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1,840. Posted:

Bankai wrote:

No advertising, the team admits it is making no profits from it, and it is a spiritual sequel to a magazine that Nintendo fans were apparently very upset when they heard was being discontinued,

And yet apparently $17 is 'too much.'

Well, folks, if you want to know the reason that print is dying, it's because of that. Cheap gamers that refuse to support the products they claim to love.

$17 is a lot right now, here in January when hours at work are being cut back, everyone's recovering from the spending frenzy of the December holidays and getting ready for tax season. It's a luxury to be able to splurge on the print version when there's a $5 digital version available, especially after being used to paying what, $25 for a year's subscription to a similar product? Deal with it. They are, and they're working to fix the price situation for us so that it's more reasonable.

@Tech101: This is grade-A bathroom readin' material, I'm waiting for just the right time ;)

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AuthorRe: NF Magazine
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1,841. Posted:

just got my copy in the mail yesterday, hooray! can't wait to bust it open :3

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AuthorRe: "Gamer's Thumb"
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1,842. Posted:

Do something enough and your body will compensate for it. I've got a nice big lump of a callus on my right middle finger because I draw and write quite a bit, and I've also got a weird callus on my wrist due to the way i pop boxes open at job#1. If you truly play video games enough, that might be why your thumbs are different, Birdman, though it'd probably be more likely that tennis was what caused the differences in your hands due to the strain it puts on them during play (much more forceful than reaching for a D-pad or an analog stick :3)

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AuthorRe: Your latest retro purchase
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1,843. Posted:

@TomahawkTim: Nice with that copy of Yoshi there, man i spent about as much time with that game as i did Tetris when i was little. loved it :3

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AuthorRe: Wii U apps you would want.
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1,844. Posted:

Come on, guys, please be serious. If there's something you really want to see an app for on the Wii U that you think would enhance your experience with the console, feel free to post it, but if you're just in here to make cute jokes about how other devices already do all the things you want and stuff, please move along. Thanks in advance!

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AuthorRe: Best Android Games
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1,845. Posted:

@Slapshot: Yes, people play games on Android devices. Do you have any personal favorites you'd like to share?

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AuthorRe: What if Pokémon went the Skylanders route?
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1,846. Posted:

Geonjaha wrote:

Wow. Good job. You've identified one of the few things that would actually make this franchise worse.

thirded. Half the fun of this game is being able to catch and freely trade pokemon to other players... if it went the Skylanders route, the only way to catch a new pokemon would be to buy a new figure from the store (talk about a logistics horror, they'd never be able to keep them in stock!), and the only way to trade one to a friend over the internet would be to physically send them your figure and hope the postal service doesn't lose either your figure or their figure in the process. You'd also have to worry about having an extra peripheral connected to your handheld in order to read the information from your figures every time the game loads, making what was previously a very portable handheld series into something that's not as easy to bring onto a plane (where space in your bags is incredibly valuable!) or on a road trip (god forbid you accidentally forget one of your precious pokemon at a McDonalds somewhere along the way to grandma's house two states over, lol). it'd be an all-around nightmare, and there's no way it would have become the beloved series it is now if it had started off the Skylanders route.

that said, I could see them coming out with a spin-off series of some sort, but a main-series Pokemon game using figurines instead of catching and trading your own in-game? quickest way i can think of to kill the series.

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AuthorRe: Resident Evil Revalations and mercenaries friend code exchange
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1,847. Posted:

If you're looking for our Revelations FC-trading thread, it's right here, and our Mercenaries FC-trading thread can be found here. If it's KI:U action you want, the FC-trading thread is here (and there's an active group in this thread here if you'd like to try joining in on their games), and the most active MK7 thread we've got is the Weekly Tournament thread here, I'm sure they'd love to have you join them too. Good luck! :3

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AuthorRe: How to put backloggery in forum signatue
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1,848. Posted:

Skitrules wrote:

it doesn't look fixed?

that's because you changed it. it was fine when i edited it.

I'll edit it again, but this time, don't change the brackets or the code! just change the URL inside or the text inside if you want to change how that looks. :/

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1,849. Posted:

@Skitrules: I've edited your signature for you — going to the Edit Profile page, you should be able to see the raw code for what I did :3

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AuthorRe: Importing
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1,850. Posted:

Importing is fine, especially in terms of the DS, where its region-free status was clearly listed in the manual — i remember seeing that when i bought my Lite and read through the thing, lol.

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