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Forum: Xbox Area   05-29-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 19,153
Views: 601,959
Posted By Leo_Ames
A new EA game with an always online mandate? Sign...

A new EA game with an always online mandate? Sign me up...

http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2015-05-29-need-for-speed-reboot-requires-online-connection

Too bad, in a small way. Other than...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-26-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 316
Posted By Leo_Ames
I don't see anything peculiar about buying a...

I don't see anything peculiar about buying a brand new Xbox 360 today.
Forum: Nintendo   05-22-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 1,592
Views: 49,369
Posted By Leo_Ames
While there's a couple of momentary and extremely...

While there's a couple of momentary and extremely minor technical issues that stand out in what's otherwise such perfection, and I was very slightly annoyed that Super Mario 3D World mandates the...
Forum: Nintendo   05-20-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 1,592
Views: 49,369
Posted By Leo_Ames
In practice, I haven't really minded that the...

In practice, I haven't really minded that the Mushroom and Flower worlds are remixes. While I would've preferred no such recycling, at least they did a nice job of keeping these feeling fresh.
...
Forum: Nintendo   05-20-2015, 02:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 95
Posted By Leo_Ames
480p was far from uncommon even on the GameCube...

480p was far from uncommon even on the GameCube (Most 1st party GCN releases supported it). So the Wii certainly also does support it.

Most quality Wii releases supported 480p. Even the entirety...
Forum: Nintendo   05-19-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 95
Posted By Leo_Ames
I'm afraid that I'm not aware of the specific...

I'm afraid that I'm not aware of the specific performance of that model, although I suspect if you go digging and the archives at this forum go back far enough, you may be able to judge how it...
Forum: Nintendo   05-19-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 95
Posted By Leo_Ames
It depends on your HD CRT. It's my...

It depends on your HD CRT.

It's my understanding that much like more modern HD displays, they must scale anything that doesn't conform to their native resolution. So there's going to be some lag...
Forum: Nintendo   05-19-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 1,592
Views: 49,369
Posted By Leo_Ames
I haven't been too successful at that, since I've...

I haven't been too successful at that, since I've already reached the third bonus world. Looking forward to the last world, since it has a reputation for being quite a challenge.

Incidentally,...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-19-2015, 02:45 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 2,690
Posted By Leo_Ames
Not saying that you're wrong to think that way,...

Not saying that you're wrong to think that way, since obviously this is your opinion and you know what's right for you.

That said, what sort of circuit racing series in the world is absent here...
Forum: Nintendo   05-16-2015, 04:44 AM
Replies: 341
Views: 10,453
Posted By Leo_Ames
3D Thunder Blade is now out for the 3DS. :) ...

3D Thunder Blade is now out for the 3DS. :)

It's currently the last arcade game slated for Sega's 3D Classics line, although some new Genesis conversions just were confirmed recently. It's the...
Forum: PlayStation Area   05-13-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 533
Views: 6,264
Posted By Leo_Ames
Any chance of Sony allowing them to support PS3...

Any chance of Sony allowing them to support PS3 compatible wheels like Logitech's in a future update?
Forum: Nintendo   05-13-2015, 04:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,410
Posted By Leo_Ames
Thanks, that pretty much echoes what I was...

Thanks, that pretty much echoes what I was thinking. While annoying, I can put up with a bit of inconvenience. But the concern that this is an early sign of a more significant issue is my main...
Forum: Nintendo   05-13-2015, 12:27 AM
Replies: 1,592
Views: 49,369
Posted By Leo_Ames
Wrapped up world 8 tonight, except for the middle...

Wrapped up world 8 tonight, except for the middle star in the last level. Pretty sure I know exactly where that one is.

Time invested over the past 5 months to 100% the main 8 worlds was 23 hours...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-12-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 316
Posted By Leo_Ames
I've looked at those instructions before, and...

I've looked at those instructions before, and unfortunately, felt like it was a bit too complicated where my computer skills are concerned. [Edit: This...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-12-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 2,690
Posted By Leo_Ames
Not a surprise, considering how their past games...

Not a surprise, considering how their past games played. I tried demos of one or two of their 360 racers, and found them nearly unplayable with an analog stick and triggers.

Only with a wheel, did...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-11-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 316
Posted By Leo_Ames
Is this out yet for preview members to test? If...

Is this out yet for preview members to test? If so, any word on Xbox backwards compatibility (i.e., do you still need a regular Xbox 360 HDD to enable BC?)?

I have an older Xbox 360 arcade model...
Forum: Nintendo   05-10-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 186
Posted By Leo_Ames
Reread the third post. He solved it after...

Reread the third post. He solved it after ordering the LAN adapter. It was wireless interference from newly added hardware that was causing issues with his Wii U's WiFi module. He relocated his Wii U...
Forum: Nintendo   05-09-2015, 01:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,410
Posted By Leo_Ames
Deep into the late stages of Super Mario 3D...

Deep into the late stages of Super Mario 3D World, and now a return of a past hardware issue with it. :(

Last night, my Wii U gamepad failed to power on my console and displayed the error message...
Forum: Nintendo   05-08-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 1,592
Views: 49,369
Posted By Leo_Ames
I quickly died on my sole attempt at it, but...

I quickly died on my sole attempt at it, but level 8-1 is rain. :)



Sounds good :)

World 7 that was full of castles went by pretty quick this evening, and I've been pretty good at getting...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-08-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 2,690
Posted By Leo_Ames
No manual control during pit stops?

No manual control during pit stops?
Forum: Nintendo   05-07-2015, 04:27 AM
Replies: 1,592
Views: 49,369
Posted By Leo_Ames
Almost done with world 6 in Super Mario 3D World....

Almost done with world 6 in Super Mario 3D World. :(

Wish there was a lot more to do, but I suspect that I'm well over half way done from a time standpoint (Not counting possibly replaying it with...
Forum: Nintendo   05-07-2015, 01:50 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 8,707
Posted By Leo_Ames
More DLC? "For "Nintendo 3DS" and "Wii U,"...

More DLC?

"For "Nintendo 3DS" and "Wii U," in addition to maintaining the performance of already-released titles with strong sales potential, new titles will continue to be introduced in order to...
Forum: Xbox Area   05-06-2015, 01:30 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 2,690
Posted By Leo_Ames
What happened to some of the tracks like Rouen?

What happened to some of the tracks like Rouen?
Forum: Xbox Area   04-30-2015, 11:15 PM
Replies: 19,153
Views: 601,959
Posted By Leo_Ames
Will there be streaming PC games to the Xbox One?...

Will there be streaming PC games to the Xbox One? I think that would be even more useful.

One potential area though that I can think of immediately where XB1 game streaming to a PC could be...
Forum: Nintendo   04-30-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 10,453
Posted By Leo_Ames
Besides the button issues with Ultimate NES...

Besides the button issues with Ultimate NES Remix, I was reminded of another problem today while checking out a New 3DS. For a fair number of people, myself included, the low d-pad placement on the...
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