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AuthorRe: Renaming the Wii U
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3,876. Posted:

Locked in favor of this existing thread. Please feel free to suggest new names for the Wii U in that thread :3

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AuthorRe: Internet service not available in my region?
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3,877. Posted:

glad to hear you've come up with a solution, Nightwalker. Have fun playing online! :3

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AuthorRe: Real Life Angry Birds....
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3,878. Posted:

the only case? what about dyed aquarium fish, exotic creatures stolen out of the wild and sold as pets illegally, and the horrors of the AKC? If that's the first thing you've seen about animal mistreatment that bothered you, congratulations — there's an entire world of animal mistreatment just waiting for you to discover it. enjoy.

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AuthorRe: Can I save my emailed club nintendo vc codes for wii u?
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3,879. Posted:

@SezeMakto: I e-mailed Nintendo to ask them whether the download codes had a set expiration date, and this is their reply:

Alain Dao wrote:

Thanks for contacting us. The download code that you are provided with for a Virtual Reward does not have a set expiration date. However, you are subject to the terms and conditions outlined in the End User Licensing Agreement (EULA) to which you agreed when you connected online with your systems. I've provided a direct link to the EULA for the Wii console below (please see Chapter VI: Other; Article 10: Change, Suspension or Discontinuance of Wii Network Service):

http://www.nintendo.com/consumer/systems/wii/en_na/privacyEUL...

While I'm confident that we won't be ending the Wii Shop or Nintendo eShop service anytime soon, I still recommend that you redeem the download code as soon as possible.

I hope this clarifies everything for you.

the section of the EULA to which he refers reads as follows:

Article 10: Change, Suspension or Discontinuance of Wii Network Service
We may change, suspend, or discontinue the Wii Network Service, or any feature or aspect of the Wii Network Service, at any time, with or without notice to you, and without liability to us. This includes, but is not limited to, the availability of all or any portion of the Wii Network Service, Content, Products, Points, and the number of Points required to redeem particular Content or Products.

so we've learned three things altogether:

(A) No, the Download Codes do not have a set expiration date... yet?
(B) Nintendo can change the availability of and access to anything with regards to the Wii Shop and its content or products at any time without giving you any sort of prior notice. Therefore, it's best to redeem your code(s) as soon as possible.
(C) The only way to get a straight answer about this kind of thing is to contact Nintendo directly. :3

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AuthorRe: On Rail Shooters?
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3,880. Posted:

If you're looking for recommendations regarding which Wii title to purchase, please ask in the Wii Recommendations thread. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: Question of the Day
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3,881. Posted:

Wildvine53 wrote:

Pretty Much this, except I've never been woken up before.

on the rare Sunday mornings I have off from job#1, i tend to sleep in 'til at least noon, lol. the local religion-pushers tend to come around quite a bit earlier than that :3

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AuthorRe: Gyakuten Saiban 5 announced (Phoenix Wright sequel)
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3,882. Posted:

@JayArr: it would be genius, because honestly that would be a system seller to me.
nope, not kidding

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AuthorRe: Question of the Day
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3,883. Posted:

on the rare occasion someone stops by our house, I generally smile, nod, accept their pamphlet(s), and then take the first opportunity I can to bow out of the conversation. they're just doing what they think is right, and they know they're not going to convert everybody they wake out of a sound sleep. i don't think there's any sense being a smart-aleck about it or wasting their time with debate, and slamming the door on anyone is a jerk move of the highest degree IMO.

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AuthorRe: 3DS Friend Codes
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3,884. Posted:

We can all either play nice in here or I can start handing out temporary bans. The choice is yours, guys.
personally, i'd advise chilling out :3

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AuthorRe: Helpful tips for formatting messages
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3,885. Posted:

quick heads-up guys, Ant recently put through some more behind-the-scenes changes, and he wound up modifying a couple more of the text shortcuts we've been used to for a while. ~subscript~ and ^superscript^ have now gone the way of the -strikeout-.

[sub]this[/sub]

gives you subscript,

[sup]and this[/sup]

gives you superscript.

the asterisks for bold, underscores for italics, and double-equals signs for

big text

still seem to be working, however. :3
i'm going to miss my tildes u_____________u

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AuthorRe: Flipper 2 Impressions
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3,886. Posted:

i want to like this game so bad, but not being able to get through Story Mode in one sitting is kililng me. sigh, someday...

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AuthorRe: Gyakuten Saiban 5 announced (Phoenix Wright sequel)
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3,887. Posted:

if it were another AAI title, i wouldn't bother getting my hopes up, but another main-series title? eff yes, do want~!

epic Ghost Trick cameo pleeeeease~

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AuthorRe: The Goodbye/Vacation Thread
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3,888. Posted:

too many bros down... there's just not enough :( in the world right now :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :(
i totes understand, but still :(

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AuthorRe: Mario kart 7 Discussion
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3,889. Posted:

@Klapacius: the one you're looking for is the Wuhu Loop glitch, I think. That's the one that only puts you 3 seconds ahead, and not many people do it because it's so easy to thwart — especially if you get it wrong.

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AuthorRe: Question of the Day
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3,890. Posted:

IHaveNo Life

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AuthorRe: The Goodbye/Vacation Thread
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3,891. Posted:

:O

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AuthorRe: First Maka Wuhu, Now Wuhu Loop! Nintendo needs to fix these glitches!
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3,892. Posted:

Yes, we know about the glitches, and yes, we hate them too. Please feel free to discuss the Wuhu glitches in this existing thread. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: Mario kart 7 Discussion
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3,893. Posted:

@jackjt8: 'almost everyone does it'... not really. it's usually one or three bad apples who spoil the race for everyone else.

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AuthorRe: Mario kart 7 Discussion
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3,894. Posted:

i'm so glad i don't ever race with any of you cheaters.

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AuthorRe: Should I get Super Mario 2 or Super Mario Land? Which game is better?
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3,895. Posted:

The Universal Recommendations thread is here if you'd like to ask for cross-platform recommendations, tapirtoon. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: Ebooks on 3DS
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3,896. Posted:

i don't have a problem with tiny screens — i've been using the Kindle app on my iPhone quite a bit since I got the thing, and it can only hold about two paragraphs' worth of text on the screen at a time. i don't see why it'd be unfeasible. :3

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AuthorRe: Lola's Alphabet Train (DSiware, eshop) review
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3,897. Posted:

@BelZGames: As Chicken_Brutus has said, he'll be handling the review of the game. If you're looking for feedback, we've got an impressions thread here, though most of us will probably be joking around in it — we're not really your target audience, I'm afraid! The best 'feedback'-type comments for young kids' games usually come in the review comment threads, so keep an eye out for that to go up on the main site. :3

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AuthorRe: Slightly loose 3D slider and volume slider?
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3,898. Posted:

glad to see you've come to a final decision. please don't bother wasting our time anymore with these threads, Tendoboy; just contact Nintendo next time if something else about your 3DS bothers you that badly.

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AuthorRe: Slightly loose 3D slider and volume slider?
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3,899. Posted:

Viewtiful_Joe wrote:

It seems like everything possible is wrong with your 3DS. No matter how many repairs. Ever think of just getting a new one?

at this point i think he should try selling the thing. clearly he's never going to stop flipping out over it.

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AuthorRe: Mega Man in Street Fighter x Tekken!
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3,900. Posted:

Please feel free to share this news in the existing SF vs. Tekken thread. Thank you!

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