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AuthorRe: What If: New Super Mario Bros. 2 was an eShop exclusive and not a retail game?
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2,751. Posted:

^ listen to the adorable round cow, for he speaks truth

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AuthorRe: [яв] Royal Battalion [KI:U]
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2,752. Posted:

If you'd like to drum up some online matches for KI:U, please feel free to do so in the appropriate thread. Otherwise, you're more than welcome to advertise for your clan in your user signature if you like. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: The Top 25 Nintendo DS Games by IGN
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2,753. Posted:

I've braved the ads and drivel to condense that list back down to one page's worth of content (as it should've been from the outset). Here's that list, from top-ranked to bottom-ranked:

Pokemon: the DS generations
Mario Kart DS
M&L: Partners in Time
Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow
New Super Mario Bros.
Professor Layton and the Last Specter
The World Ends with You
Animal Crossing: Wild World
Elite Beat Agents
GTA: Chinatown Wars
Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia
Pokemon Conquest
Professor Layton and the Curious Village
Advance Wars: Dual Strike
Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon
Tetris DS
LoZ: Spirit Tracks
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney
999
Picross DS
DQIX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies
Kirby: Mass Attack
Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin
Rhythm Heaven
Super Scribblenauts

the fact that Radiant Historia is nowhere near this list should be indication enough that it shouldn't be taken seriously.

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AuthorRe: Is my signature acceptable?
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2,754. Posted:

your username was fine, soniclyscrewed, but the signature was not, I'm afraid. quote from Dr. Who or not, remember that jokes need more than bare text to be fully understood, and the one you had in your signature was a bit too ambiguously flat for its content to be fully understood at anything but face value. If you're attempting to use a quote from something, I'd suggest one that doesn't make light of racism, bigotry, and/or mass genocide. thank you for asking, though! :3

if ever you'd like to get in touch with the moderation team directly, our door is always open. :3

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AuthorRe: Comments section on pages of games
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2,755. Posted:

@Tasuki: Try refreshing the page before you go deleting your comments — half the time when i post on the main site now it looks like i've double-posted, but then when i refresh the page i've only posted once. that could be what's happening to you; it's showing the same comment posted twice so when you delete 'one of them' they both disappear.

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AuthorRe: New Wii Virus....
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2,756. Posted:

@TheDreamingHawk: That was why i originally asked for links proving it; all the stuff i dug up was old questions asked in like 2006. there was nothing new to be found, lol. i do believe this thread is over for now.

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AuthorRe: 3DS region locked?
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2,757. Posted:

@BenjaminRosa: are you talking about that 'Sonic Classic Collection' game? if so, that one was DSi-enhanced iirc.

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AuthorRe: The Wii U Box Art
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2,758. Posted:

looks fine to me

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AuthorRe: 3DS region locked?
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2,759. Posted:

3DS and DSi games are region-locked. They can only be played on a same-region console.
DSi-enhanced games are region-locked if played on a DSi or 3DS. They can be played on any region DS consoles though.
DS games are region free and can be played on any region DS phat, lite, DSi, or 3DS.

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AuthorRe: New Wii Virus....
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2,760. Posted:

@NintendoLand: well, half the time i'm already watching something else on my TV anyway. plus, (a) my iPhone loads pages quicker, and (b) I can take the iPhone into another room with me if I need to. can't do the latter with the Wii :3

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AuthorRe: New Wii Virus....
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2,761. Posted:

links, plz? otherwise, sounds like a hoax or people trying to come up with a cover story re: sending their Wii in for repairs and being told it was hacked and they'd be charged full price.

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AuthorRe: wii console for Birthday Gift?
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2,762. Posted:

As a Wii U game, Pikmin 3 will only work for the Wii U.

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AuthorRe: Japan Discussion
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2,763. Posted:

@RR529: You need to pay more attention to fashion at home, too — trust me, the 80's are back with a vengeance

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AuthorRe: I don't want to live on this planet anymore.
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2,764. Posted:

good luck finding another planet on which to live! I hear Mars is nice in the summertime.

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AuthorRe: The OUYA – A New $99 Open Game Console
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2,765. Posted:

re: Zeldamotion — you'd think Kickstarter would have rules against raising funds for that kind of thing...

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AuthorRe: Thread of totally awesome Netflix Instant recommendations
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2,766. Posted:

they took Stargate: SG1 and Atlantis down at the beginning of the month. all you people who haven't seen either series yet have totally missed out :(

they've got some seasons of Top Gear up, though. god i love that show, and i don't know a damn thing about cars :3

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AuthorRe: Ask theblackdragon.
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2,767. Posted:

sorry guys, i had this uploaded earlier but then i conked out for like four hours, lol. D:

i think i got everyone's questions this time around — if i missed something, just lemme know :3

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AuthorRe: wiiU gamepad
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2,768. Posted:

if you'd like to discuss what games you want to see in the Wii U lineup, please feel free to use this thread here. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: Comments section on pages of games
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2,769. Posted:

Guys, we do still check this thread. Ant made some fixes this morning, and I've tested them myself and they seem to work okay for me (as a normal user). Please try posting and deleting your own comments now and see if it works for you.

Also, if you find yourself unable to delete a comment via the article page, do me a favor and try opening the 'delete' link in a new tab and deleting it from there, see if that works or not.

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AuthorRe: Factory Settings
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2,770. Posted:

If you perform a system format, you will be able to redownload all your previously-downloaded games from the eShop, yes. this includes Ambassador titles, btw.

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AuthorRe: Rhythm Thief & the Emperor’s Treasure
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2,771. Posted:

@Tasuki: yep, and i got the only copy the store i go to got in, so i wound up with the price sticker on my box for it, haha. i remember being pleasantly surprised that i wasn't paying as much for it; i'd been expecting full 3DS-game price and i'd just shelled out for Theatrhythm like a week beforehand. :3

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AuthorRe: Rhythm Thief & the Emperor’s Treasure
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2,772. Posted:

that's the same price it was when it was brand new, Tasuki. :3

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AuthorRe: When is the Toki tori contest over
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2,773. Posted:

As the contest page says, the contest ends on the 9th. You've got a few days' leeway, but you'd be better served getting your entries in as soon as possible so you don't forget :3

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AuthorRe: Nintendo 3DS with 31 games for sale
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2,774. Posted:

Please feel free to advertise your sale in your signature if you like — that'll get plenty more views than one post on our forums. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: New Super Mario Bros. U: Damsel in Distress
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2,775. Posted:

I really enjoy how angry a few of you are getting that some of us have dared to view the Mario series as sexist. Your offensive statements are warming the cockles of my heart, I assure you, but nothing you say will change the fact that the Mario series is sexist.

no one's asking you to stop playing the games. all we're trying to do is help you see what's in plain sight before you. you can stick your heads in the sand all you like and flail about protesting the fact that we see this sexism for what it is, but that doesn't make this — and many other games, movies, TV shows, books, etc. and so forth — somehow not-sexist in nature. some of us here on the forums posting alongside you this very minute are women living in a man's world, and it's easy for a man to write these things off like they're nothing because you don't have to deal with them every day, but we do. every day we're reminded that we're the 'inferior' sex, every day we're told that we are weak and we should be meek and submissive around men — not always with words, but symbolism, subliminal messages, and body language say everything you're not saying with your mouths.

to those of you who have taken this opportunity to be offensive and deliberately dense, own what you're doing, maybe think a little bit harder about how your actions — and the things you encounter in your daily life — affect others around you of all shapes, sizes, colors, races, and creeds, and then move on. we don't need apologies or pity or whatever it is you think we want from you; all we need is to be treated the same way you'd treat any of your peers. continuing to argue the point is fruitless.
to those who have chosen to debate the topic rationally and without intending to offend, I thank you.

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