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DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« on: May 21, 2005, 09:09:24 pm »
I haven't gotten one yet, but I'm starting to really consider it. Up until now the amount of good titles has been rather lackluster...but there has been a whole slew of great looking games that have been being announced. Mario and Luigi 2, NEW Super Mario Bros., Another Code, Advance Wars, Sonic Rush, Animal Crossing DS, Mario Kart DS, Viewtiful Joe DS, etc.

Not too mention free Wi-Fi online play by the end of the year.

I really think I might get one when this blue one comes out here...



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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #1 on: May 22, 2005, 07:22:00 am »
I'm getting a DS too. Way later though, when Castlevania Dawn of Sorrow comes out.
Looks pretty sweet..
Of course, I'm going to wait until the very last minute to get a DS, maybe a couple weeks before the game comes out. I don't want the damn things somehow going out of stock before I get the game.
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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2005, 02:34:36 pm »
i'm considering getting one. 

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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #3 on: May 23, 2005, 03:18:44 pm »
I guess the three of us had better start saving our pennies then. ^_^

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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #4 on: May 23, 2005, 03:34:23 pm »
Oh, I can afford to buy the thing any time. I just don't want to get it when I don't have anything I want for it.
I've already played the hell out of my friend's DS and his Mario 64 DS thing. That was fair, but not very interesting.
I'll hate myself after buying a DS for one game, but I hate it more having to borrow my friend's consoles all the time. Not that I ever have, but taking borrowing games from friends as an example. Good god, they're such a pain in the ass about it. They're worse than rental stores.
Too bad I'm the same way to them.  :-\

Ramble ramble...

I am also waiting for the price to drop a bit (I'm a total tightwad), and there's plenty of time for that before CVDoS comes out. No prob.
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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #5 on: July 12, 2005, 04:14:45 pm »
I was in Best Buy today and you can now get the DS in colors. They had several in blue. I bought mine last year and they only had silver.

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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #6 on: July 12, 2005, 04:19:25 pm »
It been a while since the new blue ones came out you know!
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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #7 on: July 12, 2005, 04:28:03 pm »
First time I've seen them. But then I haven't been looking since I already have one.

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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #8 on: July 15, 2005, 10:07:13 am »
Dude's,
Black and White Creatures!!!
Age of Empires II: Age of Kings!!!
Animal Crossing DS!!

wooohooo

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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #9 on: July 16, 2005, 04:05:24 am »
Black and White Creatures!!!

I don't usually judge on graphics but that game is ugly.

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Age of Empires II: Age of Kings!!!

Making one of the best RTS's ever into a TBS is probably the stupidest thing you can do!

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Animal Crossing DS!!

I don't know any thing about that game.

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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #10 on: July 16, 2005, 04:15:44 am »
I don't know anything about the other two but Animal Crossing is coming out in Nov. and should be great. That's the one I bought the DS for. On one of Steve's podcasts, he said there were four of them playing and one was in another city using Gamespy. Wouldn't it be cool if we could link up with other players from here?

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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #11 on: July 16, 2005, 06:51:59 am »
I don't know anything about the other two but Animal Crossing is coming out in Nov. and should be great. That's the one I bought the DS for. On one of Steve's podcasts, he said there were four of them playing and one was in another city using Gamespy. Wouldn't it be cool if we could link up with other players from here?

That would be cool but not all of us have a DS and aren't really interested in buying one.

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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #12 on: July 16, 2005, 12:15:22 pm »
True but you only need four and surely there might be three other people willing to try it out of 400 members. ;)
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« Reply #13 on: July 16, 2005, 01:48:56 pm »
True but you only need four and surely there might be three other people willing to try it out out of 400 members.  ;)

Well I can name two but yeah some of them probably will.

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Re: DS is starting to look more and more promising.
« Reply #14 on: July 16, 2005, 04:24:42 pm »
On one of Steve's podcasts, he said there were four of them playing and one was in another city using Gamespy. Wouldn't it be cool if we could link up with other players from here?
That'd be great :D I'd love to do this....I just hope that you can connect to players all around the world not only in your region like "Europe" or "North America".

Black and White Creatures!!!

I don't usually judge on graphics but that game is ugly.
I don't think this really is that ugly. Up close the graphics don't look that sweet, but I think they're ok. The trees look really good imho.
You also have to keep in mind that the game isn't even close to completion yet.....
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