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Game Run! 8/12/08- Killer Instinct, TMNT: TF, Super Tennis

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System: SNES
Store: Game Xchange
Price: $1.75 (10% off! yay!)

Ok... It's official... I'm buying crap just buy it. Probably just to make myself feel better for not being able to afford Kirby's Dream Land 3, whose price tag taunts me day and night. You are so very cruel Kirby. So very cruel. I saw this game and it was a dollar. I also like old Tennis games actually and I hear this one is pretty good. So whatever. Yeah, I bought Super Tennis.


If you haven't played the game...
...it's Tennis. However, I already knew that and still didn't realize how hard this game was. Holy crap! It's nothing to write home about, but it was a dollar and it has some pretty cool Mode-7 effects so whatever.

SUMMARY!?

I need money... Fast. My friend was even able to buy Earthbound this week and I got stuck with Super Tennis. A lot of good games have been rolling into Game Xchange lately, but I simply can't afford them. Maybe when I move back into the dorms and I'm buying less gas I'll be able to afford 7th Saga or Donkey Kong Country, but for now they laugh at me from the shelf in the back of the store.

I've also been on an SNES craze lately so I apologize for that. I REALLY want an NES (I gave my old one to charity... Long story.) but they're 60-40 dollars! Not to mention that the top-loading ones (which I REALLY want) are 80! Rediculous! I bought my second NES for 20 bucks like 6 or 7 years ago! Whatever though, I also haven't been buying a lot of games because I've been very satisfied playing Final Fantasy 3/6 and a couple of others so at least I don't NEED any new games. See you guys next week!
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About jackal27one of us since 1:28 AM on 06.16.2008

I'm mostly a retro gamer. I don't hate everything after the 90's, but I tend to prefer retro game design. I enjoy alot of indie and portable games, not to mention a blockbuster title every now and then. However, like I said, the majority of my gaming takes place on older consoles.

My Twitter: https://twitter.com/jackal27
My Tumblr: https://jackal27.tumblr.com/

What I'm Playing:
Bravely Default
Kirby Triple Deluxe
Final Fantasy X-2 HD
Child of Light
Jeanne D'arc

My (supposedly) Weekly Posts:

Sound Test- Video game music. I love it, you love it, what more do I need to say?
Super Mario 64: Dire Dire Docks
Zelda: Link's Awakening: Tal Tal Mountains
Suikoden 2: Opening Theme
Dragon Quest V: Ocean Voyage
Katamari Damacy: Lonely Rolling Star
Castlevania:OoE: An Empty Tome
Castlevania: Heart of Fire
StarFox: Corneria
Mother 3:Hard Rain
Chrono Cross:Time's Scar(Opening)

Game Run!- Check out the exciting life of a poor retro gamer!
11/19/08- Batman(NES) and Power Blade
10/11/08- Mystical Ninja and Clash at Demonhead
10/10/08- MASSIVE update! NES and loads of games.
8/12/2008- Killer Instinct, TMNT:TF, Super Tennis
7/20/2008- Inindo, Wonderboy, Crusader of Centy
7/9/2008- NBA Jam, Out of This World

My Favorites:

Keep in mind that these change SO much... I'm terrible at lists...

...5 Consoles
1. SNES
2. DS
3. Playstation
4. NES
5. Wii

...Genre
RPG

...3 Games
1. The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker
2. Final Fantasy IX
3. Dragon Quest V

...RPG
Final Fantasy IX

...Platformer
Super Mario Galaxy 2

...Fighter
Tatsunoko vs. Capcom

...FPS
Unreal Tournament series




Xbox LIVE:lyden27
Steam ID:jackal27


 

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