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Super Mario Odyssey

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Super Mario Odyssey

Post by Valigarmander » Fri Jan 13, 2017 10:06 am

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Set for release on the Switch "Holiday 2017". This game is described as an "open world" game, similar to Super Mario 64 and Super Mario Sunshine. Not much is known yet, but I'm interested in what this game will end up being. I will say the locations look amazing. And damn, Bowser sure cleans up nicely.

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Post by Kargath » Fri Jan 13, 2017 10:23 am

A portable platform leads to a lot of gameplay possibility.
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Post by Random User » Fri Jan 13, 2017 10:30 am

Looks pretty cool. Curious if it's set in a real-worldish setting this time around? It certainly looked that way a little bit.

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Post by DarkZero » Fri Jan 13, 2017 10:32 am

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Post by Marilink » Fri Jan 13, 2017 11:50 am

^Nintendo really getting into those TRESeffécts, man
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Post by Random User » Fri Jan 13, 2017 11:56 am

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It looks so well-done.

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Post by Marilink » Fri Jan 13, 2017 12:07 pm

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Post by I REALLY HATE POKEMON! » Fri Jan 13, 2017 3:48 pm

Mario seems oddly characterized and animated here. His movements and behavior in cut scenes seem like they're attempting to "liven" him up but he was already likeable, he just comes off somehow even more cartoony now.

I'm calling it now, a Mario cartoon or film is coming soon. They're grooming him for something.

Anyway, gameplay, odd rolling aside (he's been hanging with Sonic too much), looks great and fluid. I bet Mario is really responsive. I'd have preferred Sunshine 2 honestly but this will do.

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Post by DarkZero » Fri Jan 13, 2017 4:06 pm

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Post by Calamity Panfan » Fri Jan 13, 2017 4:15 pm

^ **** that where's my 7 grand dad hd remake
and that's the waaaaaaaaaay the news goes

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Post by X-3 » Fri Jan 13, 2017 4:22 pm

Looks cool. I hope the platforming mechanics are deep.

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Post by Heroine of the Dragon » Fri Jan 13, 2017 4:49 pm

It looks very cool!! :D
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Post by CaptHayfever » Fri Jan 13, 2017 5:55 pm

So they're just skipping over Super Mario Illiad, then?

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Post by Apollo the Just » Fri Jan 13, 2017 5:56 pm

ML beat me to the SADX memes. I'll see myself out then
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Post by ScottyMcGee » Mon Jan 16, 2017 9:08 am

Does Mario enter our world through some portal leading from Dinohattan?
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Post by VG_Addict » Mon Jan 16, 2017 10:08 am

Isn't Mario originally from Brooklyn?

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Post by ScottyMcGee » Mon Jan 16, 2017 10:10 am

I feel like we went over this in a thread I started a long time ago. I think for Nintendo of America it was canon that he was from Brooklyn/NYC.
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Post by VG_Addict » Mon Jan 16, 2017 1:33 pm

I like the idea of an open world Mario.

I hope the game will have sidequests.

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Post by Antisocial » Mon Jan 16, 2017 3:36 pm

I can't be the only one creeped out by the fact Mario is alongside actual humans.

Well, at least they're not Toads.

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Post by X-3 » Mon Jan 16, 2017 3:45 pm

It's more sandbox than open world. NDC might just be the equivalent of Bob-omb Battlefield.

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