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AuthorRe: Becoming a two-console household at Christmas.
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4,351. Posted:

@navi: while we appreciate your enthusiasm, Movemodo's only good for Move titles atm. :3

That said, I've seen people recommending Push Square in these types of threads before. Worth a shot? :3

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AuthorRe: An epic mariokart 7 community for YOU to join( this community has very good players)
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4,352. Posted:

We've already got a thread for user-created communities here,Fieryblaze8910. Feel free to post yours to that thread :3

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AuthorRe: 3DS and University wifi (WPA2)
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4,353. Posted:

it does support WPA2. it apparently does not fully support extra security methods appended to networks using WPA2. for the third and final time, I'm not saying it's not an issue or that Nintendo shouldn't look into it, i'm saying that the problem is not on Nintendo's side at the moment — they haven't lied (as StarDust suggested by c/p-ing manual text and bolding the relevant parts) when they printed in their manuals that the 3DS works with WPA2, because it does. it's the extra stuff the universities/big corporations are apparently using that is not (yet) supported.

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AuthorRe: (Rumour) 3ds ambassador games
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4,354. Posted:

Feel free to continue this discussion in the existing GBA Ambassador predictions thread. Here's hoping you're right! :3

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AuthorRe: Underrated videogames
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4,355. Posted:

Someone created this thread the other day to discuss hidden gems or other underrated games — please feel free to continue this discussion there. Thank you!

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AuthorRe: can you put videos on 3ds now?
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4,356. Posted:

Unfortunately, there is no official way to put non-3DS-recorded video on the 3DS. I'm afraid we at Nintendo Life can't help you, sorry! :3

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AuthorRe: What did they do to my Metal Gear? (Spoilers)
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4,357. Posted:

Viewtiful_Joe wrote:

More like "Hey lets give Platinum Games a try with our AAA franchise! They can make it into a hardcore hack 'n slash game and have as little Metal Gear resemblance as possible." Mario works for other genres because he's Mario. Metal Gear is no Mario.

That's like taking Zelda and making it into a hack 'n slash. Ditch the puzzles, the exploration, the variety, and lets make a linear, repetitive, button mashing adventure! :D

Before I forget, Metal Gear was once a card based game like YuGiOh. It was called Metal Gear Acid. Remember how well that did?

last i checked it wasn't 'your' Metal Gear to do (or not do) anything with. If you feel it was perfectly wrapped up and ended already, don't buy it. problem solved? :3

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AuthorRe: Wii shop channel points lost
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4,358. Posted:

@Master-Nas: Your Wii is NA, not EU, therefore NoE will not be able to help you with it at all. Any repair work or support from Nintendo will have to be done through NoA. Their contact information may be found on this page here.

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AuthorRe: Replayability
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4,359. Posted:

Dragoon wrote:

I played and beat Mario Kart 7 and tried to get into it, but I realized how horribly flawed this whole game is: you are bombarded with car-stopping items, and Wi-fi is the biggest load of crap: players literally WARP to the end of the track. The more I play it, the more I hate it.

it's one track with the warping glitch (and it wouldn't surprise me if Nintendo were able to fix it somehow). you can easily avoid it by playing in trusted communities, with friends, or by making sure to not pick Maka Wuhu while playing Worldwide (as opposed to randomizing). if it still comes up, you can either play it through (it's a great track) or force a d/c by going the wrong way; whichever floats your boat. Also, idk what MK games you've been playing, but Mario Kart has always been about bombarding other players with car-stopping items. learning to avoid them takes practice. if you prefer Pokemon to Mario Kart, that's fine, but don't blame the game for your own hangups.

the good news for you is that MK7 will probably trade in for a fat chunk of store credit if you want to go that route, or you can probably eBay it for full retail price if you prefer. Pokemon games, not so much :3

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AuthorRe: Wii shop channel points lost
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4,360. Posted:

@Master-Nas: Sometimes it takes a few days for them to get back to you, but if you and your father are OK with waiting as opposed to resolving the situation ASAP, it's your choice. Either way, you need to be contacting Nintendo, not asking the internets at large for help. :3

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AuthorRe: Why can I only vote once (regarding the special 3DS devices)?
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4,361. Posted:

I'm pretty sure I remember reading that you can only vote for one of the 3DS choices, but you can vote up to whatever the limit of votes was set for that one choice... e.g. in this situation you can vote for Option A with both voting purchases you made, but you can't split your votes between Option A and Option B if you were split between wanting two different types. perhaps that's where the confusion happened?

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AuthorRe: Wii shop channel points lost
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4,362. Posted:

You can either call Nintendo or your father can call his credit card company and dispute the charge. Your best bet would be to suck it up and call Nintendo, though.

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AuthorRe: Mario Kart 7 names
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4,363. Posted:

@wolfram: haha, we saw you racing earlier :3

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AuthorRe: 3DS Gifting?
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4,364. Posted:

At this time, no. I'd love for them to enable 3DS gifting, though D:

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AuthorRe: Trouble Updating Nintendo 3DS :(
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4,365. Posted:

The only thing we can recommend is patience, I'm afraid — if an error occurs, try again in a few minutes, or an hour or so. It kept giving me errors when I first attempted to update it, but an hour later it went without a hitch (though slowly, haha). If you think something is really wrong with your 3DS, contact Nintendo.

If you'd like to continue discussing the update, please use this thread here to do so. Thank you! :3

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AuthorRe: PullBlox/Pushmo Your Level Creations!
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4,366. Posted:

Everyone's already sharing their levels here if you'd like to join them, MiracleBlaze. :3

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AuthorRe: Where do I go to introduce myself??
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4,367. Posted:

As Reala said, the Newbie Introductions Thread is the place you want, spartanlonewolf. Welcome! :3

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AuthorRe: Mario kart 7 Discussion
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4,368. Posted:

@Late: me and Emeralds noticed some people doing that trick last night too. It's only the one track, though, so just make sure to pick something else and you'll have more than enough chance to not have to play that one. :3

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AuthorRe: Mario Kart 7 - playing against friends online?
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4,369. Posted:

@Raylax: if you play Worldwide long enough, you'll wind up playing together with your friend(s). it usually takes a couple races for everyone to join up together as others drop out or quit, give it time. :3

If you have any more questions, please feel free to ask them in the main thread. Thank you!

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AuthorRe: 3DS and University wifi (WPA2)
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4,370. Posted:

@StarDust: Why are you quoting me? I never said it wasn't 'important' or 'necessary'. My point was that you were trying to claim the 3DS does not work with WPA2, when in fact it does — my home network is WPA2.

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AuthorRe: 3DS and University wifi (WPA2)
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4,371. Posted:

nick_gc wrote:

it's actually Nintendo's lack of support for this service. It's a common connection type with very large corporations that is support by 90% of smartphones, probably 100% if they were manufactured after 2010. I work at a university with the exact same setup. When I connected to the hotspot for the first time on both iPhone and Android phones, it downloaded some sort of certificate and prompted me for a username and password rather than the security key. Nintendo could probably update the firmware to support this, but I doubt they'll see it as necessary.

it may be common, but requiring a special username/password is still on the corporation (or university), not Nintendo. the 3DS does what it says it does, and nothing more.

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AuthorRe: Miyamoto Is Getting Pushed Out
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4,372. Posted:

The thread discussing Miyamoto's retirement/not retirement is here. gamecubefan. Please feel free to post your thoughts there :3

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AuthorRe: Wii games for kids...help!
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4,373. Posted:

There's a recent thread here regarding suitable games for young children. Please feel free to read through and ask for suggestions there. :3

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AuthorRe: Forum topic etiquette 101
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4,374. Posted:

@Robo-goose: Right after we get those ponies he promised us.

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AuthorRe: WiiWare Recommendations Thread
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4,375. Posted:

I have to disagree with Mahe — I have My Life as a Darklord, dropped another $20-some on DLC for it just to get through the game, and hated most of it. It gets horribly tedious and you honestly cannot get through to the end without purchasing DLC, which should've been a warning sign to me in the first place IMO. only go for Darklord if you are a die-hard fan of tower-defense games... if you're just looking around for something fun and could go either way on a TD game, avoid Darklord and go for My Life as a King instead.

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