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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by strangenova Sat Jan 26, 2019 6:32 pm

Theres finally a decent arcade near me and I take my son to it every chance I get. I've got to drive 45 miles to get to the nearest arcade though, it's ridiculous! The mini cabs are cool but I do want the big stand up unit and I want to get a 4p setup for absolutely crazy beat em up nights with my friends. One day.... :o
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by noiseredux Thu Jan 31, 2019 10:34 am

what's the best golf game available for DS/3DS?
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by prfsnl_gmr Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:18 pm

Mario Golf World Tour (3DS) or True Swing Golf (NDS).

The latter is designed by the golf masters at T&E Soft. I have the retail version, but apparently, the DSiWare version slightly improves upon it. (Who knew?) You won’t go wrong with any of these.
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by BoneSnapDeez Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:40 pm

Yes, for the most competent quality straightforward golf games, just go for the T&E Soft titles. True Swing Golf can still be found new for like $10.
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by prfsnl_gmr Sat Feb 02, 2019 11:02 pm

Random gaming thought...the portable Mega Man games are almost as good as the console versions, but much more difficult.
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by Xeogred Sat Feb 02, 2019 11:16 pm

prfsnl_gmr wrote:Random gaming thought...the portable Mega Man games are almost as good as the console versions, but much more difficult.

That's like... 30 games? Any specifics? lol

The slowdown and monster sprites prevent me from really getting into the GB games, since I played the NES ones so much I'm just far too used to how those look, play, and feel.

The unique spaced themed Mega Man V (GB) rules though.
I also like the underrated Xtreme 1-2 games.
The Zero quadrilogy is amazing.
And ZX Advent is great, I don't think I liked the first ZX much though.
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by prfsnl_gmr Sat Feb 02, 2019 11:50 pm

Sorry! I’m only talking about the original Mega Man games (e.g., Mega Man through Mega Man 6 (NES) and Mega Man: Wily’s Revenge through Mega Man V (GB)). IMO, the portable games are just as well-designed as their console counterparts, but the limited field of view and slightly less-precise controls increase the difficulty substantially.
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by BoneSnapDeez Tue Feb 05, 2019 11:13 am

Did anyone notice that there's a Langrisser mobile game out now?
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by marurun Wed Feb 06, 2019 11:23 am

I think I saw that there was one out. I haven't messed with it any. I finally got around to deleting all my ongoing mobile games, to attempt to reduce my stress and improve my available attention and time.
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by pook99 Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:16 pm

For all my love of mega man I never played the original game boy games. I have played zx and advent, and recently played mega man xtreme 2, which was very good.

From my understanding 1-4 in GB are remixes of the first 5 nes games and 5 on GB is an all new game. Is that correct? If so, I will probably start with 5 and then go back and play the other 4. I also heard they are pretty tough which is good since I do tend to enjoy the harder mm games like 9 and unlimited.


BoneSnapDeez wrote:Did anyone notice that there's a Langrisser mobile game out now?


Yeah, I pre-registered but haven't played it yet. I may give it a go when I finish shining force but I am worried that since it is a mobile game it will be annoying and filled with ads and other mobile garbage. Also since warsong is my all time favorite strategy game(and prob my all time favorite genesis game) I don't want a crappy mobile experience to soil my image of the series.
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