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AuthorRe: NL Christmas Avatar Competition 2013
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2,151. Posted:

i need a tin-foil santa hat D:

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AuthorRe: unexpected free wii u
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2,152. Posted:

deathsmate wrote:

I can see plenty of different opinions here regarding this matter so I will she'd some light on what I am doing. I am keeping the Wii U from toys R us, I have done the right thing in my eyes and let them know what has happened and they have given me the console off their own back as a good will gesture. The Wii U console I have bought from zavvi will still be getting bought but I am going to give it to a friend to give his son for Christmas as I know things are tight for him at the mo. Anyway I think its time to start enjoying my Wii U now and start the next gen of gaming in my house 😁

that's sweet of you! I hope they enjoy the gift, and have fun with your new purchase! when you've had some time to play with it, be sure to let everyone know how you feel in the launch thread :3

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AuthorRe: Netflix Question
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2,153. Posted:

can't speak for the Wii U, but i know the WIi version doesn't, nor does the iPhone/iPad version. wish it did, though, it's great when i can get my laptop to cooperate so i can watch stuff that way :3

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AuthorRe: unexpected free wii u
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2,154. Posted:

deathsmate wrote:

Well I just got off the phone with my store manager for my local toys R us as I don't think I could live with the guilt, (huge company or not) but I am glad I did now. The manager did indeed check that it was sent out in error which it was, they still had my details on the system but had the incorrect bank details still on their (the reason I cancelled in the first place) as a result the card could not be charged but for some reason she could not explain the item shipped anyway. To cut it short they said I could keep the console as it was definitely a fault on their part and then she actually apologised to me for causing confusion lol. Anyway I'm glad I called them, it put my mind at rest and I no longer feel guilty 😇

good for you, man — i would've done the same thing. what will you do with the extra? :3

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AuthorRe: GamePad touchscreen just stopped working right [EU]
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2,155. Posted:

glad to see everything's worked out, then. enjoy your Wii U! :3

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AuthorRe: 3DS Friend Codes
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2,156. Posted:

come on, guys, there's no need to get catty — add someone if you want, don't if you don't want. let's all get along, please :3

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AuthorRe: 3DS or new tablet?
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2,157. Posted:

The next time this thread gets that badly derailed, I'm going to lock it entirely. You all know who you are. Either answer the OP's question in a manner that does not violate our Community Rules or do not post in this thread, please and thank you.

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AuthorRe: What's with Nintendo and big noses?
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2,158. Posted:

in all honesty, though, a nose can really make or break a character. they can add humor or strength depending on how they're drawn; tiny or nondescript noses can make a character plain or pretty, and that's not always what people want, i don't think. Could you imagine Mario with a turned-up little ski-slope nose like the princess has? with that big mustache of his, it'd look like some kind of kid in a plumber costume. or Ganondorf without his now-characteristic beak? That nose of his makes him look powerful and hawk-like, as if he'd tear into you as soon as look at you. Slap a pretty nose on him and he stands to lose his aura of strength; you'd be left staring at his huge mouth and wondering why his face all doesn't fit together anymore.

that said, Nibelilt is probably the closest to the real reason why so many iconic characters have big noses; they're just easier to draw. :3

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AuthorRe: What's with Nintendo and big noses?
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2,159. Posted:

WingedFish wrote:

Yes, but at first glace it also looked like a certain, other body part...

i was unaware that beach balls were body parts

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AuthorRe: Favorite videogame Easter eggs
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2,160. Posted:

We've actually got a recent thread for easter eggs if you'd like to join everyone and share your favorite(s), Groose_Lord. Enjoy! :3

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AuthorRe: Petit Computer Help?
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2,161. Posted:

If you need help with a Petit Computer project, our main discussion thread is here — i'm sure someone in that thread will be willing to help you with your code. Good luck to you! :3

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AuthorRe: Does unplugging a game console during a freeze or accidentally during gameplay hurt it?
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2,162. Posted:

Glad to see you've been reassured, but if we can take the adding/info-sharing stuff to the appropriate thread please, it'd be greatly appreciated. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: Free game offered free to 3DS XL owners
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2,163. Posted:

Banker-Style wrote:

I've got Layton,Mario,Art Academy,and Freaky Forms.
So New Style Boutique it is then.

if that's the same as our Style Savvy here in the US, enjoy! i've actually had a lot of fun with it tbh, it gets kinda hectic running your own shop and keeping it stocked :3

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AuthorRe: NintendoLife's early years lol wow
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2,164. Posted:

hoennishome wrote:

back when everyone was saying "when will nintendo release SMRPG"

lol i remember those days! that takes me back~

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AuthorRe: my wii U is shipped =D i will have it tomorrow im in UK
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2,165. Posted:

That's awesome! Please feel free to join our other excited UK soon-to-be-Wii U owners in this thread here. :3

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AuthorRe: In-Depth discussion time! Nolan Bushnell, intolerance of failure, and how that's bad for the industry
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2,166. Posted:

i don't get it. are we not supposed to voice how we feel about games on the internet anymore for fear of hurting some dev's feelings? After all, if we're not saying we didn't like one thing, we're praising something else, and heaven forbid we're not ladling out our praises equally enough across the board. don't want them getting jealous of one another or something. or are we only supposed to voice how we feel about games on forums not dedicated to video games? that way, we won't have large clusters of gamers getting together to say things.

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AuthorRe: In-Depth discussion time! Nolan Bushnell, intolerance of failure, and how that's bad for the industry
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2,167. Posted:

Cry me a river? The only thing that's changing is people can find others with similar opinions more easily than before, and they have a larger voice on the internet than they do alone IRL. The video-game business has always been dog-eat-dog, there's been nothing kind about any of it from the beginning.

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2,168. Posted:

this particular sky's been falling ever since Gunpei Yokoi got the boot from Nintendo. the well doesn't seem to have dried up yet.

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AuthorRe: What Wii U game should I get?
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2,169. Posted:

We've got a thread here where you're welcome to ask which Wii U title(s) to purchase. Please feel free to ask for recommendations there. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: The Goodbye/Vacation Thread
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2,170. Posted:

good luck, cluigi! :3

edit: oh that's a good question, will you still be around on BL and stuff? :(

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AuthorRe: Even though the Wii U is here, they're doing "Mini" Wii redesign.
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2,171. Posted:

WesCash wrote:

HarmoKnight wrote:

Eay?

No, it's Eh.
Sorry, you failed the Canadian citizenship test. You will now be deported to the US. We are so very sorry.

does that look like American English to you? clearly it's some kind of non-English language, you guys should deport him to South America or something. :/

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AuthorRe: Reinventing the Wii(l)
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2,172. Posted:

We've got a thread for the new Mini model here if you'd like to join the discussion, KromCompany. Enjoy! :3

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AuthorRe: 10 Things Nintendo Must Do
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2,173. Posted:

^ this man is wise and his words are truth

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2,174. Posted:

you guys realize those were probably joke bids too, right? there's no way it would've gone for that much.

either way, it's down now, so thread over. why not go bid on a melted Wii U instead? :3

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AuthorRe: [NA & EU] Mario Kart 7 Weekly Racing Community
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2,175. Posted:

CosmicMii wrote:

um lemme think. There were a whole lot of you and you were continuously picking on anyone that was not a "Tretton"

I'm pretty sure I did my damnedest to place first in every race, same as any other time I've played a Mario Kart game. How do you not 'pick on' anyone who isn't your own player character in a Mario Kart race?

Wait, no, don't bother answering that, because I don't care how you're going to spin it to continue painting yourself the martyr. I'm done with this thread. Enjoy your community.

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