It took much thought and a couple of rewrites for me to come up with something that I felt could even come close to honoring Satoru Iwata. It wasn't about clicks -- it was about taking my time to write a meaningful piece rather than just rushing to get it out there.
Yeah, I wasn't a fan of the boss fights at all. Everything else was just so good, though. Especially the Riddler Challanges.
Yeah, I was never able to take Mr. Dream seriously as a replacement for Tyson.
It really is. I only spent a few minutes with it, but I really just wanted to keep playing.
Ah, Krazy Kong Klamour! Hate that one! And yes, I beat it pretty much the same way you did. I didn't even feel bad about it considering just how crappy that minigame really is.
Yeah, as much as I love the new DKC games, I'd definitely be up for a new 3D DK.
I actually enjoyed the K. Rool battle, but yes, the encounter with Grunty was much more awesome.
Same here. I still had a lot of fun with it, but there was also plenty of frustration.
I mean, the graphics are identical to the N64 original, though everything looks cleaner overall and is enlarged nicely on an HD TV screen, though it has huge black borders on each side. It also looks pretty good on the Wii U GamePad, and I found myself playing it on there most of the time. The graphics don't hold up as well as some other games, but that's really only an issue as far as in-game textures go. Everything has a retro polygonal look to it, ...
That song was so bad, yet so good all the same.
Yeah, having to revisit areas with every Kong can get repetitive, and the minigames are brutal, but overall, it's still a lot of fun. These days the flaws stand out more, so it's easier to see that games like Mario 64 and Banjo are better, but I couldn't help but genuinely have a great time replaying DK64.
You mean Super Mario 64 DS? That's widely considered a weaker version, though it's still pretty fun.
Wow, Super Mario Spikers makes absolutely no sense! Love those Yoshi wrestling animations, though!
EarthBound is definitely a classic and one of my all-time favorites. That said, Citizens is a fun RPG inspired by that classic, and I think it's a fine addition to this specific type of RPG.
I mentioned WCW vs. NWO: World Tour (which I own) and WCW/NWO: Revenge (which I sunk countless hours into), though I feel the foundations of those games were only improved upon by the time No Mercy launched. They were great games that paved the way for one of the all time best in No Mercy.
Yeah, it was really the true successor to No Mercy, I feel. Heck, I still fire it up and play it with my roommate these days.
Didn't get a chance to play Wolfenstein in 2014. Hoping to remedy that this year!
I thought the ones that extend the size of the Xbox One and PS4 didn't look that bad. But the fact that they make the consoles bigger probably isn't ideal for everyone.
I can imagine this game being pretty fun if you play alongside a buddy in couch co-op, but it could get boring if you play on your own.
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