ARMS runs very well

Discussion in 'Switch - Games & Content' started by sarkwalvein, May 18, 2017.

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You buy?

  1. Yes buy

    17 vote(s)
    30.9%
  2. No buy

    12 vote(s)
    21.8%
  3. Perhaps buy

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    47.3%
  1. sarkwalvein
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    sarkwalvein Professional asshole at GBATemp

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    I am loving ARMS.
    For some reason I am really liking that local multiplayer.
    I just upgraded it from my "perhaps buy" list to the "sure buy" list.
     


  2. Saiyan Lusitano

    Saiyan Lusitano GBAtemp Psycho!

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    £24.99 would work for me but since the proper way to play ARMS is to stand, I'd have to make space where I don't exactly have. It's a fun game but not worth the full retail value, imo.

    About the £24.99 price, this is possible via the UK retailer known as Very but they require a credit account and it can hurt the credit score for opening, although you can then close it.
     
  3. Mansize

    Mansize GBATemp Hardware

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    Really looking forward to it, probs mostly because I'm starved for new Switch games. I love BoTW and MK8, but the latter I've already played to death on the WiiU and the former I've played to death since its release (there never seems to be a reason to play Bomberman yet). What adds to the Arms excitement of course is that this is not only a new game, but also a whole new IP. Nintendo needs it desperately as long as they keep on ignoring Metroid and F-Zero.
     
  4. DespyCL

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    Not really looking forward for it... I found it pretty meh, but i hope people who want to play it have fun with it.

    tfw there is more no buy than yes buy.
     
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  5. Kikirini

    Kikirini Zelda Fangirl

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    It's a nice looking game, but fighting games just aren't fun for me.
    So, I won't be buying. But I hope everyone else enjoys it.
     
  6. Captain_N

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    well it should run well it does not have the draw distances of zelda
     
  7. DeoNaught

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    In your basement ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
    I think you mean Legs, or feet.

    no, i probably wont buy it, if some friends were coming over, or sibs wanted to use the system, (Not That i have one :cry::cry:)
     
  8. sarkwalvein
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    Do you mean sibling? Or friend? /s
     
  9. DeoNaught

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    In your basement ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
    Siblings
     
  10. sarkwalvein
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    Oh... well, my siblings are like 12000Km away (7500 miles), sometimes I miss laying in the Sofa with some coke and playing some video games with them. C'est la vie.
     
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  11. DeoNaught

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    In your basement ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
    Sometimes i wish i was that far.;)
     
  12. Nemix77

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    I'm pretty sure this game is going to review good and sell well but for me it's not a launch buy, I'll probably get it on sale or used.

    Splatoon 2 though is a launch buy for me so far with what I've seen, if Nintendo can make Splatoon 2 have split screen online and offline like MK8 Deluxe that would make it even more sweet.
     
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  13. Xzi

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    All the additional modes and items/stage differences shown in the direct pretty much sold me on ARMS. The nice thing about just a couple big releases per month is that I can afford them all if I really want.
     
  14. xile6

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    Not going to buy it.
    I dont play fighting games they always get boring to me after the first 2 or 3 matchs.

    So ill pass on it. It does look kinda cool tho, but just not a game for me.
     
  15. duffmmann

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    They've won me over. The first reveal I thought, pass, then the more I saw the more I started to get on the fence about it. And as of latest reveals I'm all on board. It could still disappoint, I'm not dismissing that possibility, but I intend to buy it on release regardless.
     
  16. whateverg1012

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    It looks good, but I'm gonna pass since I've got MK8 for the multiplayer fix and Disgaea 5 to finish. I'll probably pick it up later when it goes on sale though.
     
  17. Thirty3Three

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    Wherever you want me, baby.
    No buy. Looks boring as fuck
     
  18. noragrets

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    FAIL would be a more appropriate name for this game
     
  19. sarkwalvein
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    For me it looks like Powerstone multiplayer fun, the type of goes extremely well when you got together with friends. I haven't played a good game of this type since the 90s, perhaps I am nostalgic but I think it will be a great game to play with friends.
     
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  20. BlueFox gui

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    i want to play it, looks very funny