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eabarth

  • joined Nov 04, 2012
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I have no reason to doubt him when he says it plays much more like an action game with modern sensibility, and you haven’t made a good case either. You’re criticizing a game that you haven’t played and is nowhere close to being finished. You’re criticizing the dash in this game even though they’re building levels around how it works, not just throwing it in old Mega Man levels, so of course it’ll be “useful.” If you didn’t like Mega Man, you should’ve steered clear of this game.

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Hey, if it’s as good as the first two games were, I’ll get it. I was so addicted to Hot Shots Golf 1.

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This is a factor in my looming decision to buy a PS4. I hope it’s good!

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There’s been a good deal of news lately that is accumulating to convince me to buy a PS4. This is just another story. I’m well on my way to purchasing one early next year, I think.

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Maybe I’m a sadist, but I love watching Archaotic repeatedly slam his head against a wall arguing with someone who knows what they’re talking about. Thank you.

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I have no idea what you’re talking about with the Blu-ray fees, so link to information if possible. You’re a Sony employee? I don’t doubt you or what you’re saying, but I’d be curious in seeing whatever info you can provide directly so I don’t make the same mistake again.

Still doesn’t change the probability that Nintendo wouldn’t ever use Blu-ray.

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Hah, no. Sony developed Blu-ray tech in-house with help from Philips. Regardless of what Wikipedia says, I just did a trademark search and all live Blu-ray trademarks were registered by Sony. Yeah, they started the Blu-Ray Disc Association to ensure the success of the format by bringing other companies on board, but Sony paying the BRDA would be like paying themselves. You don’t pay licensing fees to an association you’re a part of.

And Nintendo would never support Blu-ray. They’d sooner go back to cartridges as Miku is suggesting.

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So are you suggesting that movies be sold on a Nintendo-proprietary cartridge format that fits into a 3DS slot? I can’t see film companies supporting a format that can only be used on a relatively poor-selling game console.

But I understand we’re talking about impossible dreams. :)

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This has gone WAY TOO FAR because of the irrational fear that your privilege has become a disability. Women involved professionally in games, a small population, get totally harassed on a regular basis and say something, so suddenly all men in the industry are at risk of unemployment. We need to turn the tide back on these SJWs before our vast majority becomes a less vast majority! Yeah not really.

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Terrible week for gaming culture, absolutely. But Nintendo’s trying to make it up to us!

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Blu-ray on Nintendo? I doubt they would ever put a Sony technology in their consoles, regardless of how useful it would be.

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I realized a few years ago that the knockoffs were those colors because they were imitating the original Japanese/European SNES colors. Looks cheap to me as well.

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