I would have sworn this was a N64 remake....

#1 Posted by bobber205 (89 posts) -

Was I the only one under this impression? :D

#2 Posted by FluxWaveZ (19824 posts) -

There were others that were confused about this before, but since the beginning they've said this is an all new Paper Mario game. The 3DS title to look forward to the most, in my opinion.

#3 Edited by dungbootle (2501 posts) -

Would have been pretty sweet.

#4 Posted by Romination (2825 posts) -

@FluxWaveZ said:

The 3DS title to look forward to the most, in my opinion.

This. Holy shit, when I saw it was a new one, I came.

#5 Posted by FreakAche (3028 posts) -

This game might make me buy a 3DS.

#6 Posted by TooWalrus (13342 posts) -

Was Super Paper Mario any good? I never got around to playing it.

#7 Posted by alternate (2796 posts) -

They have said so little about it your mistake was understandable.

#8 Posted by Purple_Proletarius (181 posts) -

Thousand Year Door is one of my all-time favorites. Excited for this one.

#9 Posted by Camosid (119 posts) -

I am pretty excited about a new turn-based Paper Mario. Super was ok, but got a bit repetitive and it just wasen't what I was looking for from Paper Mario gameplay wise.

#10 Posted by Kjellm87 (1735 posts) -

@TooWalrus said:

Was Super Paper Mario any good? I never got around to playing it.

Not the best PM, but a good game by normal standards. Simple, yet deep action RPG.

Also since you're forum user I'm sure you will love the main boss in world 3.

#11 Posted by Blubba (564 posts) -

I'm glad it isn't a remake. The 3DS needs original content and while I liked the first Paper Mario a lot, but the The Thousand-Year Door was better in just about every way. A new Paper Mario is going to be awesome though, just as long as it's an RPG.

#12 Posted by SpunkyHePanda (1858 posts) -

I knew it was a new one from the screenshots. I know my Paper Mario.

And I'm glad they're going back to the old gameplay. Super Paper Mario was... weird.

#13 Posted by Zippedbinders (1083 posts) -

I am all kinds of excited for it, I can understand being confused since its just called "Paper Mario". I hope it gets a snazzy subtitle, its not like that series requires a reboot or anything. 

#14 Posted by pjacobson21 (215 posts) -

Super Paper Mario was a great game no doubt about it.  But I would sum it up like this: I have played Paper Mario honestly 5 or 6 times to completion, and TTYD at least 3 times despite it's length.  I have no intention of playing Super Paper Mario again.
Seriously play TTYD people.  Absolutely unbelievable game.

#15 Posted by Generic_username (731 posts) -

I thought it was a remake at first too, which I would've probably bought, because my love of Paper Mario can not be expressed in words. When I watched the trailer and realized it was a whole new game, using the original game mechanics, I bought a 3DS right then. Those games are great. Super Paper Mario was a good game, and still funny, but there's something really great about the combat in Paper Mario and the first sequel. Also, Paper Mario is one of the few games that I actually care about being in 3D. If you played the previous ones, you know how cool those crazy effects and tricks they play on your eyes could look.

#16 Posted by senorfuzzeh (424 posts) -

@dungbootle said:

Would have been pretty sweet.

Disagree, the first one was great but Paper Mario has only gone up hill since the first installment. No point in going back wards.

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