• nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic Buy a switch now...or wait for the "mini?". on the Nintendo Switch board

    @mightyduck: Well, my post definitely didn't age well lol. Just curious, now that the Switch Lite is officially revealed, what do you think?

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic Nintendo Switch Lite - September, 20, 2019, $200 MSRP. on the Nintendo Switch board

    I had dismissed the rumors as wishful thinking, but it actually exists. Huh.Personally, the original Switch is great for me and I love the TV functionality too much to give it up, but I can definitely...

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic A positive thread about what you're currently playing. on the General Discussion board

    I went on vacation to Florida last week, so as tradition would have it, I brought along some new games to try.Between Luigi's Mansion and Radiant Historia, I wound up getting hooked by Historia. The s...

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic Buy a switch now...or wait for the "mini?". on the Nintendo Switch board

    We don't have anything besides rumors that this thing even exists! Get the Switch (maybe wait for Black Friday if $300 is too much) and if you really want the Mini if it ever comes out, trade in the o...

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic Are you ready for next gen consoles?. on the General Discussion board

    My backlog is full of awesome games I have yet to complete, the Switch is still a treasure trove of shiny and new games for me, and judging from past experience with the PS4 and Xbox One, next-gen won...

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic Data Dump: Who Won E3 2019?. on the E3 2019 board

    Nintendo completely blew away the competition this year. No doubt.

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic The Official NINTENDO Thread. on the E3 2019 board

    Witcher 3 and Alien Isolation on Switch! I had totally given up on playing these! Yes! I can get into the Witcher series proper now!Also, Collection of Mana seems really interesting. Always heard grea...

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic I'm in(assuming everything works). on the Google Stadia Forum board

    I'm already wary of all my gaming being at the mercy of my internet, but I've also read that you still need to buy your games, presumably at MSRP prices. Doesn't that kill the whole point? Why would I...

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic 2019/6/5 Pokemon Direct - I am become Mega. on the Pokémon Sword/Shield board

    @gundato said:I was only skimming:it looks like you have more traditional pokemon wandering in most places (towns and routes) and the wild area is more like a safari zone?That just seems kind of half...

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic 2019/6/5 Pokemon Direct - I am become Mega. on the Pokémon Sword/Shield board

    When they first showed these games off, I was super disappointed. As someone who grew up with the franchise but just recently started getting into the games in a real way, I bought into the hype of th...

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic New Final Fantasy 7 Remake Trailer Discussion Thread. on the Final Fantasy VII Remake board

    They confirmed it's still going to be episodic.

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic What are you most excited to see or hoping to see at E3 this year?. on the E3 2019 board

    This is probably the first year in a while where I'm not specifically expecting anything. Metroid Prime 4 has been delayed to who knows when, Pokémon Sword and Shield looks bland and uninteresting, an...

  • nicksmi56 created a forum topic U.S. Senator Proposes Bill to Ban Lootboxes on the General Discussion board.
  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic A positive thread about what you're currently playing. on the General Discussion board

    I just finished Wind Waker for the first time this past weekend! It definitely has my favorite world out of all the Zelda games I've played so far. It feels amazing to chart a course on the map, set s...

  • nicksmi56 posted a message in the forum topic Fighting with backlog and how can I enjoy games again ?. on the General Discussion board

    SORRY FOR THE ESSAY!As someone who's been there, I would say the solution is to just play the games you want to and stop thinking of your backlog as something you absolutely need to complete as soon ...