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AuthorRe: A bad problem
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2,576. Posted:

Could we please stop talking about punching his grandparents? He's already said that option isn't on the table.

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AuthorRe: Tales of the Abyss 3DS impressions
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2,577. Posted:

@FonistofCruxis: That's the one i've been using. It's not helping, I'm afraid.
@mieu-fire: how can I get lost in this game? very easily.
@RR529: I'm not stuck in a normal dungeon, I'm stuck trying to figure out what part of an overworld dungeon i'm supposed to be in or on or whatever. It's the Meggiora Highlands, i'm trying to get to its sephiroth and i'm constantly having to dodge enemies while trying to find where i'm supposed to be, the slow movement and all, it really makes this a chore to play.

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AuthorRe: Nintendolife's over reliance on JavaScript.
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2,578. Posted:

yes, it's incredibly laggy. half the time i wind up overscrolling on accident, and then i have to fight to get the screen focused on where it needs to be again.

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AuthorRe: Nintendolife's over reliance on JavaScript.
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2,579. Posted:

@Ant: to be honest, it was never a problem for me before, not even on this tiny netbook of mine, and now between the Live Comment system and the avatar thing, it's absolute hell for me to attempt to scroll through a lengthy comment thread now. If it's easier on the servers, that's one thing and I'll deal with it without complaint, but if it's supposed to be easier on me, it's kinda not :(

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AuthorRe: Kotaku: Gamestop has sold out preorder deluxe Wii U stock nationwide
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2,580. Posted:

20 per sku per store? that's not bad compared to other console launches, lol

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AuthorRe: IGN Top 100 RPGs - Top 20 Revealed
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2,581. Posted:

OlympicCho wrote:

terrible research to go with terrible taste in games.

at least they're consistent i guess...

also, i know it's just a random list (truer words were never spoken, Gamesake), but what the ever-loving hell is SMRPG doing twenty places ahead of Suikoden II? As much as I love SMRPG, it can't hold a candle to the depth, size, and replay value of any Suikoden game IMO, much less II ffs.

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AuthorRe: Well you can't be disappointed with that!!!!
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2,582. Posted:

Or hit up Newegg.

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AuthorRe: Ouch $350!?
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2,583. Posted:

Please feel free to discuss the price of the Wii U in this ongoing thread. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: Tales of the Abyss 3DS impressions
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2,584. Posted:

i keep getting lost in this game, and it's really pissing me off. even gFAQs isn't helping, and it takes forever to trek around on foot when the albiore can't land... i'm starting to think i'm done :/

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AuthorRe: Bookstore Dream Impressions
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2,585. Posted:

it's kinda random whether people walk into your shop and buy anything or not, but then i only had it going through Day 3. I really love the art style, but the fact that it's stylus-only is a bit of a turn-off (this could easily have button controls) and the menus take a bit of trial and error to figure out even if you've been through the manual a few times already.

Also, it auto-saves your game, so don't worry about not seeing a 'save' option anyplace. just exit out to the main menu and then when you want to continue, tap 'continue'. :3

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AuthorRe: psn friend codes
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2,586. Posted:

We've got our Vita thread here if you'd like to join everyone and share your PSN ID, XxMarioxX. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: When Did # Become Hashtag?
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2,587. Posted:

@SMW: yeah, but sharp signs have the horizontal lines slanted so they're easier to read when printed next to notes on a staff :3

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AuthorRe: Nintendo having problems? They've updated the Wii U's website 3 times in 2 hours.
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2,588. Posted:

Just relax, they're probably having to deal with mad hits thanks to their conferences and the streams they've got up for display. I'm sure it'll calm down and go back to normal once the rush is over :3

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AuthorRe: When Did # Become Hashtag?
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2,589. Posted:

'dotdotdot' sounds funnier when you say it aloud, though, and everyone knows what you mean. :3

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AuthorRe: Missed the Nintendo Direct. :( But I read the news this morning, Quick question.
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2,590. Posted:

right here, apparently. enjoy, everyone who missed it! :3

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AuthorRe: I missed the Preview Event!
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2,591. Posted:

Well, there we go — and of course we've got our own recap articles going on the main site if you're interested in joining in on the discussions :3

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AuthorRe: Wii U pricing
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2,592. Posted:

We've got a thread for Wii U pricing here if you'd like to share the news. Thank you!

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AuthorRe: Capcom's forums...
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2,593. Posted:

Maybe it was mistakenly put live? After all, if no one can get to it to comment, no one can tell them it's been greenlit in error. :3

Either that or perhaps they're rolling it out region by region in order to reduce their initial server load? they're probably gonna get pounded when it's open to everyone, lol...

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AuthorRe: Capcom's forums...
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2,594. Posted:

Come on you guys, either you can log in or you can't. Has anyone else been able to get into Capcom Unity today, or is it poor Eureka as the odd person out? :3

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AuthorRe: How do VC games... work?
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2,595. Posted:

We're getting close to the line between what's kosher and what's not as per our Rules. Please tread carefully, everyone :3

That said, in my experience with Wii VC titles, these are perfect emulations — there's slowdown, graphical glitchery, and other quirks in all these games i used to play when i was little, and they're all in the right places to boot. I'm not so sure with 3DS VC stuff (because I don't own much), but in terms of Wii VC stuff, it's pretty damn spot-on if you ask me.

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AuthorRe: Japanese Pokémon Gold Cartridge
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2,596. Posted:

It's a shame these games are counterfeited so often that we're this unsure of a cartridge's authenticity :(

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AuthorRe: Morse Code
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2,597. Posted:

0LD_SK0OL_PUNK wrote:

theblackdragon wrote:

Guys, please don't post comments in Morse Code — or if you do, please post a translation alongside it. :3

havin' trouble deciphering? >:3 but seriously, it's fun reading the coded comments, but if tbd says so, you'b best do it.

There are Morse Code translators out there, but the Rules ask that topics and comments be made in English — i know you guys are using this code to write in English, but it's still a code, and everyone needs to be able to tell at a glance what's going on in a thread. :3

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AuthorRe: Japanese Pokémon Gold Cartridge
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2,598. Posted:

http://www.gameofjapan.com/popup_image.php?pID=11523
http://www.vendio.com/stores/ikemengamer/item/wholesale-lots-...

I'm not sure what's going on, but neither of these images above show that '34A' mark on the official cartridge artwork (the latter example is blurry but that spot is smooth and looks unmarked to me). Very strange. I was able to find an auction for a Japanese Gold cartridge (no box, no manual) on eBay featuring the exact same '34A' mark, so I'm assuming yours didn't have a box or manual either? Those would be important clues if I'm assuming wrong... :3

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AuthorRe: The Goodbye/Vacation Thread
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2,599. Posted:

Knock it off, please — if'you've got a problem with me, you take it up with me. Not an innocent bystander.

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AuthorRe: The Goodbye/Vacation Thread
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2,600. Posted:

@zezhyrule: wow. that was unnecessarily harsh :/

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