• Madmangamer364’s Activity
  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic Amiibo (Figurerine vs. Functionality). on the Nintendo Discussion board

    As someone who just picked up his first Amiibo figure recently (Smash Bros. Kirby) and doesn't have either a Wii U or a 3DS, I can say that the figures currently are just nice collector's items for me...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic Will the Mario Franchise last one hundred years from today. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @MirkoS77 said:Mickey Mouse was created in 1928. He's not too far off from his 100th b-day, and I'd equate Mario's popularity up around his area. I wouldn't doubt it, if Nintendo can keep finding way...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic your least favorite Nintendo franchise. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    The Donkey Kong Country franchise. Of all of the surviving platformers that originated in the 8/16-bit eras (Mario, Sonic, Mega Man, Kirby, etc.) it's the one with the least amount of uniqueness and s...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic NSMB Wii: 10 million sold in North America. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @KBFloYd: The technical gap between the Wii U and its competition is no greater than it was doing the Wii era and the consoles it competed against; heck, the Wii U's gap is probably a lot smaller. Ha...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic Reggie: "Wii U is a better value than the other consoles".. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    So subjective and one-sided... it's only a "better value" if your preference is Nintendo games and very little else. Even then, the Wii U struggles with the pace of previous Nintendo consoles. Otherwi...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic Captain Toad opening sales (Japan). on the Nintendo Discussion board

    Bummer... took Toad all of these years to finally star in a game, and it just so happens to be on the Wii U. Unfortunately, like 95% of the titles on the system, the ceiling for this title from a comm...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic NSMB Wii: 10 million sold in North America. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @KBFloYd said:@Avatar_Taxidous said: Wow quite a bit sold for just the one region. I don't have have my copy anymore, not sure what I did with it.Sourcejust goes to show...nintendo 1st party is unmat...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic Is Nintendo Failing?. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @MirkoS77 said:Depends how you define failing.My point exactly. I don't think either of Nintendo's two current platforms have come close to meeting their original expectations, and looking forward, i...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic What's the best Ninetendo handheld ever made?. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    The original DS (not speaking about the model, but the platform itself). It was a fresh concept, a unique way of experiencing gaming, and for the first time since the beginning of the 3D era, an actua...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic Does SM3DW do what 3Dland couldn't do. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @Celsius765 said: @Sepewrath said: @Celsius765: If your looking for Mario 64 exploration, look elsewhere. If your looking for old 2D Mario games like exploration, it has that in spades.I shouldn't h...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic hyrule warriors sells 200k/smash 3DS 700k NPD. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @bonesawisready5 said:Pretty bad numbers for 3DS, only 140k with 2 weeks of Smash 3DS hardware and 2 days of the game itself. Shows more people who already own the system buying the game versus new h...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic Do you think next console will be less kiddy?. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @MirkoS77 said: @Madmangamer364 said: Two words: Game BoyIf you don't think Nintendo's hardware has made a difference over the years, I really can't give you a better example than that platform. The...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic So... is nintendo even going to put n64 games on Wii U?. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @Sepewrath said:@mariokart64fan said: The problem is rather easy most n64 games third party made were by midway kemco and ea midway went bankrupt kemco god knows exactly what happened to them and who...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic Do you think next console will be less kiddy?. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @MirkoS77 said:@haziqagha said: Nintendo went the way they did with the Wii U to stand out from the competition. It's better to have someone in the market doing something different than having all ...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic Hey do you guys remember. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    Yeah... "clone games" probably wasn't the best term to use there. :P What Sega was doing was trying to establish a viable userbase for its product at a time where one company had all of the power (Nin...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic Bayonetta 2 possible flop in japan. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    Before I begin with a deeper point, I would like to say that I find to actually be unfortunate news. Granted, the original Bayonetta wasn't the fondest experience I ever had; I actually found Ninja G...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic What should the Wii U have been called?. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @simuseb2: Awesome. I'm now feeling better about posting that reply, and thanks for offering a meaningful one of your own. I don't have much time to spend, but I will continue to elaborate on my poin...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic What should the Wii U have been called?. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @simuseb2 said: Should they have kept or scrapped the Wii brand? Should it have been called Wii 2 instead of Wii U? Or, scrapping the brand, called it something more appropriate like Nintendo Six? (O...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic wii u's bad sales due to the name?. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @haziqagha said:It's a poor choice because it causes confusion among consumers. There are people (as casual users) who still don't realize that it's new hardware. A lot of people assume the new games...

  • Madmangamer364 posted a message in the forum topic What's wrong with Nintendo and marketing?. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    It's hard to market products that have next to nothing going for them... When Michael Pachter called the Wii U a "crappy" product over a year ago, it caused a ruckus with many Nintendo fans, but I kno...