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  • Pierst179 posted a new blog.
    Shovel Knight Review

    A testament to the relevancy old-school games can still have today, and proof it is possible to reinvent the genre by nodding to the past while carving its own identityIn a time when numerous indie de...

  • Pierst179 posted a new blog.
    Shovel Knight Review

    A testament to the relevancy old-school games can still have today, and proof it is possible to reinvent the genre by nodding to the past while carving its own identity In a time when numerous indie d...

  • Pierst179 posted a message in the forum topic The OT Lounge: Nintendo Seal of Quality.. of Life... Edition. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    Allow me to rant for a short while!Today I got home super excited to get the new Mario Kart 8 DLC and purchase the upcoming packs only to discover that Nintendo has yet to implement the E-Shop over he...

  • Pierst179 posted a message in the forum topic Super Smash Bros Wii U/3DS full roster (possibly) leaked. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    Without both Lucas and the Ice Climbers count me among those who hope this is fake. =P

  • Pierst179 posted a message in the forum topic Mario Kart 8 Leaked DLC. Crossover chrarcters?!. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    That's excellent news.I love the fact Nintendo seems to be leaning towards delivering DLC content for most of their major games. My wallet won't like it, but I sure will love the fact that some Ninten...

  • Pierst179 posted a new blog.
    Stray Star Fox

    The Star Fox franchise delivered, right out of the gate, a string of two magnificent titles during a five-year span. The original game, powered by a technologically impressive chip, featured intriguin...

  • Pierst179 posted a message in the forum topic Favorite Nintendo Soundtrack?. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    I would probably go with Wind Waker.

  • Pierst179 posted a new blog.
    Albums of the Month: August 2014

    Album: ParklifeArtist: BlurReleased: April 25th, 1994Highlights: End of a Century, Parklife, Jubilee, This is a LowIf The Kinks' Ray Davies' was the great musical chronicler of British life during a p...

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    Pure Pink Power

    Kirby games are ridiculously easy. That is one of the main accusations Nintendo's pink puffball needs to contend with, and – in a way – it is true. Compared to the brutal platforming heights reached b...

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    Mario Kart 8 Review

    All competitors are left barely visible on the rear-view mirrorMario Kart games have grown to be the main staple of every new Nintendo console. Though other major franchises are a lock to appear whene...

  • Pierst179 wrote a review of Mario Kart 8.
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    All competitors are left barely visible on the rear-view mirror

    Mario Kart games have grown to be the main staple of every new Nintendo console. Though other major franchises are a lock to appear whenever a new generation comes around, absolutely none of them are ...

  • Pierst179 rated Ignition_jammy's review for iGolden Axe hasn't aged well; it's just boring and frustrating to play., as helpful.
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    Ragged Beauty

    For an acclaimed director who built his career on the portrayal of strong female characters, choosing the story of Jiro Horikoshi – the Japanese plane designer responsible for the creation of importan...

  • Pierst179 posted a message in the forum topic Nintendo: bring back old games (physically). on the Nintendo Discussion board

    Like other users said, there is not enough demand for the company to put that much effort into it.However, if they made those games available digitally... there would be tons of money to harvest.

  • Pierst179 posted a message in the forum topic Monster Hunter 4 3DS NA box art. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    I don't really have a great eye to perceive tiny details when it comes to images, but those hunters strike me as poorly edited into the picture.Anyway, I am ready to once again spend another 100+ hour...

  • Pierst179 posted a new blog.
    How Green Was My Valley

    Nowadays, with the digital distribution platforms provided by many of the industry's giants, groups of indie developers with low budgets and bright ideas have found a great entry-point to the gaming m...

  • Pierst179 posted a message in the forum topic The OT Lounge: Nintendo Seal of Quality.. of Life... Edition. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @JordanElek You are right about the strategy, though.There is a ridiculous depth to it, but it is all hidden down in the code until fans figure it out and spread it across the internet.I wonder if it ...

  • Pierst179 posted a message in the forum topic The OT Lounge: Nintendo Seal of Quality.. of Life... Edition. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @JordanElek said:Games I love: Megaman. I've played through all of the NES ones (except 7 because it's not on VC yet) and loved every minute of it. Now I'm playing 9 and it's actually the best one sin...

  • Pierst179 posted a message in the forum topic just bought a wii, getting better picture quality?. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    I was replaying Skyward Sword a few months ago and, from what I could tell, I noticed two things:1. Playing Wii games on the Wii makes them look slightly better than they are on the WiiU2. Component c...

  • Pierst179 posted a message in the forum topic Kirby's triple deluxe or yoshi's new island. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    I haven't played Yoshi's New Island either. However, I can attest that Kirby Triple Deluxe is a fantastic game.There is no other 3DS game that uses the 3-D visuals as well as it does. The levels are v...