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  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Rumor: Nintendo drops the ball, puts Retro on "experimental non-game" (Wii audience, possibly Labo). on the System Wars board

    @techhog89 said:It's amazing just how Nintendo can manage huge success while completely misreading the market. If they want that audience, they should be making smartphone games for them.Your answer ...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Super Mario Odyssey - It's No Masterpiece. on the System Wars board

    The game has so many moons at varying difficulty levels to accommodate 2 purposes:1. Exploration. The most "open" Mario game yet. Giving you lots of freedom in exploration - a lot of people consider t...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Is Switch selling well because of exclusives or portability?. on the System Wars board

    Combination of:- Appealing and novel hardware (portability + docked, split joy cons multiplayer, etc.)- Day one 10/10 exclusive (Zelda), generating great buzz- Continued support with great 1st party e...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic About to pull the trigger on a switch.... on the Nintendo Fan Club board

    @bfa1509 said:@trugs26 said: I think the next revision or price drop is at the end of the year minimum (my actual guess is 2019). So if you're willing to wait that long, then maybe. But it's risky an...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic What Do You Expect From New Super Mario Bros. Switch?. on the Nintendo Fan Club board

    @aki2017 said:I feel like we won't see one on Switch. Like that itch was well scratched on the 3DS and Wii U?The thing is, 2D Mario games sell well. As a point of comparison between the 2D New series...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Xenoblade 2 is amazing. on the Nintendo Fan Club board

    @kalifromthedojo said:I've recently gotten a switch and looking for new games to play on it. Right now i'm in love with Zelda BOTW but I heard Xenoblade is really good, are there any other games I sh...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic What Do You Expect From New Super Mario Bros. Switch?. on the Nintendo Fan Club board

    I'm expecting great level design and a bland art style.I'm hoping they get creative with the art style. The kind of creativity we saw in the "Starry Night" inspired levels.

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Prediction - Nintendo direct this month. on the Nintendo Fan Club board

    Oh man, I really have no idea what to expect. Usually I have a pretty good idea on what to expect from these things, but this time around, I'm really not sure. Nintendo are in a new position right now...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic About to pull the trigger on a switch.... on the Nintendo Fan Club board

    I think the next revision or price drop is at the end of the year minimum (my actual guess is 2019). So if you're willing to wait that long, then maybe. But it's risky and maybe a waste of time.I pers...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Xenoblade 2 is amazing. on the Nintendo Fan Club board

    Glad you're enjoying it. I got it for Christmas and I'm currently at Chapter 5. I'm enjoying the story and structure of the game. Overall, it's a great game but held back by its UI. Personally I prefe...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Has Anyone Sent Nintendo Stuff For Repair?. on the Nintendo Fan Club board

    I sent in my 3DS. It was a launch 3DS and had those annoying vertical line scratches. They fixed it free of charge.I actually sent the 3DS in twice, the second time was because when I got it back the ...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Mario Kart 8 was the best selling game on the last week of December.. on the System Wars board

    @luxuryheart said:Mario Kart always sells well. If Nintendo of America were smart, they would have a deal where they bundle the Switch with Mario Kart. Alas, they don't seem to care about money...Eh,...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Sea of Thieves getting a beautiful controller. on the System Wars board

    Eh. Kinda looks ugly. This is one of my most anticipated game this year, so I was looking forward to seeing what it'd look like.I was hoping for something more jolly, but instead they went for somethi...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Can we stop calling walking simulators 'games' now?. on the System Wars board

    @Byshop said:No, and it's a silly argument.I've seen this argument a lot over the years for a lot of different types of games. Here are some examples:______ isn't a game because it doesn't have graph...

  • trugs26 created a forum topic Nintendo in 2018 - What are you hoping for? on the Nintendo Fan Club board.
  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Is Pikachu mostly a character found in Nintendo games?. on the Nintendo Fan Club board

    It's a bit complicated.Nintendo shares ownership of the Pokemon brand with two other companies (Creatures Inc. and Game Freak).We assume it's an even split between the three (33% each), but no one act...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Should Nintendo dump the 3DS and focus only on the Switch?. on the System Wars board

    From a business perspective, noFrom my personal consumer perspective, yes.So my solution would be to make 3DS games be downloadable and playable on the Switch. I'd love to play Samus Returns, for exam...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Is the Switch a secondary console?. on the System Wars board

    For me it's primary, with the PC as secondary.It basically has a big exclusive every 2 months which occupies my time, then a lot of indies in between. Then I occasionally have time for other big AAA g...

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Nintendo Switch: underwhelming, not impressive. on the System Wars board

    Sounds like you're just desperately trying to hate it.

  • trugs26 posted a message in the forum topic Switch at 15 Million Sold? (USA Today). on the System Wars board

    iirc they only confirmed 10 mil pretty recently.