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LONG BLOG

C-blogs of 01-29-09 and ScottyGasms

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Wow, for a bit I thought there wasn't going to be any fail blogs today. Thankfully some choice community members did not disappoint!

I sadly am giving up on Super Mario Galaxy. Not that it's a bad game (it's an astounding game even), but because of the complete bullshit swerve they give you if you want to get that final, 121st star. When you beat the game with 120 stars, you unlock the ability to play as Luigi. Pretty sweet, even if he is a lot harder to control. However, the game expects you to get 120 stars with Luigi before allowing Mario to get the 121st star. So, I'm really only halfway through the game. While not necessarily a bad thing, it's certainly a tease.

Did any of you actually beat the game with Mario and Luigi, and get that 121st star?


*- GamingGoddess draws and colours Lara Croft in the style of a magazine cover. Very clever!
*- Pew regales us with an epic tale of IRC shenanigans


A- Nick Chester puts the call out for questions for The Maw developers
S- CronosBlade talks about Saturn fighting games, specifically Vampire Savior


C- IroN1c has some Quake Live beta invites to give away


D- Technophile informs us about the forums being back up. Yay, but a few too many boards for my liking... :S
S- The GHost is happy the forums are back up. Pictures ensue
E- Call for Aussie Dtoiders to check out a Star Wars Exhibition!
H- Klipsched's figurine collection
S- nilcam mods his Hori stick, and debates changing the art on it as well
E- Upcoming Dtoid LA events
C- Thefil thinks about the changing face of the cblogs, might be wearing rose-tinted glasses
E- Dtoid New York talks about upcoming events
E- Dtoid Baltimore/DC lets you know what you're missing out on
H- Gibbo's blurry gaming setup
I- A very belated introduction of sorts for SilverDragon1979


N- Gemsi brings us the EU releases for this week
N- Someone actually beat Chad to a Boom Blox announcement
R- Murphimaniac reviews DQ Tycoon, and gives an update on the impending Eddie Murphy store
S- Thefil channels his angry opinion. Blehman channels Darkwing Duck
R- Thoughts on the Resident Evil 5 demo
T- BSD talked about his gaming dreams. Some of them are pretty bad dreams to be honest
R- Resident Evil 5 demo impressions, notices a distinct lack of zombies
V- Batman: Arkham Asylum video
T- Jurnigan contrasts the selling points of Bioshock and Halo 3
N- News about Steam achievements for Unreal Tournament III


M- Zephyrstarfields makes a ringtune out of the new RFGO end theme. I still prefer the Bit Shifter tune


C- Another "what game should I uy?" post. Sorry, but these bug me...
C- Supposedly about Killzone 2, but is just a disorganized insult to fanboys
L- digitaldemigod discovers some Citibank fail, as they're offering EGM subscriptions
R- Dale North isn't looking forward to Superbowl Sunday
R- Cataract sadly is having Dreamcast issues


F- Someone is... excited about... something...
F- Erm... stuff about Runescape?

- ScottyG <3
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