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How has fun popcorn action suddenly become something people hate? Does it have to have a 20 year gap to become post-ironic before it can be enjoyed?

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So, it's OK for all male video game characters to either be super buff, amazingly handsome or built like a brick shithouse but for a female character to be sexy, that's too much?

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I made a thread about this a while ago and nobody paid any interest in it. I really can see this being one of the greatest movies of the year, at least.

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thabigred said:
"Icemael said:
"thabigred said:
"Icemael said:
"thabigred said:
"Strongba1 said:
"But it seems like the casual gamers are getting more priority over more experienced gamers."
this is just not true, the production going into the triple A games is ridiculously good."
Not on the Wii."
Mario Galaxy says hello."
There are of course a few AAA games on the Wii, but the production is far from "ridiculously good"."
The production values in Mario Galaxy were ridiculously good."
That's one game in thousands.
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I was listening to the GoldenEye 007 score last night and I realised how amazing MIDI guitars are.

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Swoon.

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Arkthemaniac said:
"2) They wanted a name completely different from anything game-related so people wouldn't see it as a kid's thing."
That can't be right.
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I don't remember them looking any lower than usual in the trailers.

EDIT: Though I have noticed that in nearly every promo shot, you can see right down her top.

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jakob187 said:
"HandsomeDead said:
"Not really. I don't remember seeing any other adverts with a gang of goons sitting round with shiteating grins on their faces besides maybe Microsoft's new ones, which are so obviously based on these. Everything else seems to focus on the games, the Wii look like they're focusing on some kind of lifestyle."
Ummm.....but the Federation in Starship Troopers is the Third Reich.....
So are you trying to say that Nintendo is feeding us propaganda to slaughter Jewish folks with no inherent care for their well-being, culture, or lives in general?

That's not very cool.
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Sorry mate, I was on about what Arkthemaniac was saying when I made my post. But yeah, close enough.
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Not really. I don't remember seeing any other adverts with a gang of goons sitting round with shiteating grins on their faces besides maybe Microsoft's new ones, which are so obviously based on these. Everything else seems to focus on the games, the Wii look like they're focusing on some kind of lifestyle.