• JordanElek’s Activity
  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Finished Half-Life 2 Again...Still Not Impressed. on the Games Discussion board.

    Half-Life 2 has one of the most cathartic and satisfying ending sequences of any piece of entertainment I've experienced. That and the unique (for the time) storytelling method are what I remember th...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Miyamoto wants to know what game you want for Wii U on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    @Star0 said:You have to realise though that Miyamoto is 61 years old. I'm sure his final game will be amazing whenever that time comes. He'll probably get some help developing it.I hope so. The promi...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Miyamoto wants to know what game you want for Wii U on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    @Star0 said:@JordanElek: Apologies. I meant generally as I thought you did.Actually, Mario Maker had nothing to do with Miyamoto and implementing game-pad functionality was Tezuka's idea after the co...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Miyamoto wants to know what game you want for Wii U on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    @Star0 said:@JordanElek: That's to assume he doesn't have any unannounced projects.Yep. It's been almost 15 years since his last one, and he's supposedly been working with a smaller team for a couple...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Miyamoto wants to know what game you want for Wii U on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    Wow, somehow I missed this thread when it was originally posted, but now that it's back, let me tell you why this story is bad news.Nobody asked for Super Mario Bros. before it was created. Nobody ask...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic NEW upcoming Wii U game SWIPE KNIGHT on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    @dirtymangle said: My name is Tommy and I been making games for about 5 years or so, and last month I got approved by Nintendo to make games for Wii U. I am so happy and excited because since I was 4...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Gaming Tournament: No Women Allowed? on the Games Discussion board.

    @GreySeal9 said: @JordanElek said: They lifted the tournament entry rules straight from official international sports regulations -- the ones used for traditional sports. Their reasoning isn't bad......

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Gaming Tournament: No Women Allowed? on the Games Discussion board.

    They lifted the tournament entry rules straight from official international sports regulations -- the ones used for traditional sports. Their reasoning isn't bad.... They were trying to be viewed as c...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Other M hate? on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    @meetroid8 said: I've never heard of anyone playing while constantly switching between first and third person before. The mechanic always felt so clumsy to me, I never bothered unless I had to. Oh man...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic In which Mode should I start playing Zelda Wind Waker HD? on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    Don't play Hero Mode your first time through. All it does is double the damage you take from enemies and prevent hearts from appearing in the environment. You'll probably spend more time dying and ret...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Last Day To Reach Platinum Status on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    @Chozofication said: @JordanElek said: Don't forget to redeem your free game from the Mario Kart 8 deal to net you 60 more coins. I already own NSMBU on disc and registered it at launch, but I got an...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Last Day To Reach Platinum Status on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    Don't forget to redeem your free game from the Mario Kart 8 deal to net you 60 more coins. I already own NSMBU on disc and registered it at launch, but I got another 60 coins for downloading my free c...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Other M hate? on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    @Jaysonguy said: @turtlethetaffer said: I played like ten minutes of the game and had no desire to continue. I don't see why Nintendo won't make another 2D Metroid game. I think it's safe to say tha...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Other M hate? on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    I'll talk about Other M with anyone who's willing. ;)I found myself loving it after a couple playthroughs, once I rid myself of the notion that it was supposed to be a traditional Metroid game. It's ...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Nintendo has Billions of Dollars? on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    Pay their employees and stockholders. It's not like they need to spend it all in one place.

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Do you feel that Mario 64 isn't a true platformer? on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    @psx2514 said: I know it's officially classified as a platformer; it just doesn't feel like one to me, and you gave one of the reasons, the platforming isn't very good. It's also not common. The game...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Do you feel that Mario 64 isn't a true platformer? on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    It's a platformer... it's just that the actual platforming isn't very good, mainly due to the camera. Sunshine had the same problem, so they let you hover in midair.. and the platforming was still rea...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Mario Kart Fixes: ideas for a more strategic game on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    I like the upgradable items idea. If it takes a whole lap to turn a little banana into a big banana by hitting three extra items boxes, for example, then that could work pretty well.The problem is th...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic Xenosaga HD trilogy to Wii U? on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    I wouldn't be interested. I liked the first one for the weirdness and epicness of the story, but the gameplay was just okay and it was a plodding experience. The second one was even worse, so much so ...

  • JordanElek posted a message in the forum topic When will I get placed with skilled MK8 players? on the Nintendo Discussion board.

    @Master_Of_Fools said: @JordanElek: False, you could come in 6th over and over and over again, eventually you would get up there lol. Even 1 VR point at a time.That's what I said.... I meant the hig...