Activision takes aim at Nintendo with Blur commercial

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  1. Feels Good Man
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  2. Anakir

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    I lol'd at the video. It was actually really funny to me.
     
  3. TM2-Megatron

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    Funny ad; but I still prefer my "cutesy" Kart game to the hardcore racing titles.
     
  4. granville

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    Wow, there's some balls, attacking the most popular and widely played kart racer of all time. Incredibly stupid and childish, but ballsy. Race like a big boy? I used to hear failure kids at elementary school say stuff like that. [​IMG]

    Never heard of this game though. Interests me, but i wonder if the recent release and success of Sega Allstar Racing will spur a new influx of party combat kart racing games. There have been plenty in the past of course, but not quite as much lately.
     
  5. ENDscape

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    Lmao at the toad spoof
     
  6. Bladexdsl

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    blur sux anyway all you do is drive....how boring all just drive/race games are boring their always the same only thing that changes is cars and tracks BFG!
     
  7. Forstride

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    Blatant Nintendo fanboy? The game has power-ups/items, as well as multiple game modes besides just racing. It's a fast paced racing game with great gameplay.
     
  8. Joe88

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    blur isnt hardcore

    its an arcade racer with power ups and weapons
     
  9. EnigmaXtreme

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    Yeah because the Mario Kart franchise is just for babies, yeah its the kiddie racing game. Gimme a fucking break
     
  10. TwinRetro

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    meaning it's mario kart just in a new shell?
     
  11. BlackDave

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    Hey I like Mario Kart.

    But I also tried Blur not too long ago (my friend told me to get it to play online demo) and it was pretty fun!! I actually like the powerups. Looks like a more like a mix of a regular racing game and wipeout to me XD
     
  12. yuyuyup

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    Does Blur have Peach in skin tight leather riding a crotch rocket ? Nuff said
     
  13. 8BitWalugi

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    Huh. Judging by what people are saying in comparison to Mario Kart, I think I'll try it. 1 Question, can you snake? [​IMG]
     
  14. Hadrian

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    I can see some digs at ModNation Racers too.

    Played the demo or whatever it was at me mates and I was unimpressed, seeing its from the people who did the Project Gotham Racing series I expected better.

    Split/Second Velocity was more fun.
     
  15. Maikel Steneker

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    That was actually funny [​IMG] I don't see this game getting any better than Mario Kart though. They should release a PS3 demo, so I can try it.
     
  16. Infinite Zero

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    I'd have to say that the video was very funny.
     
  17. KingVamp

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    I guess it was a little... [​IMG]

    that tree head? = toad?
     
  18. EnigmaXtreme

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    Mario Kart Wii > Blur

    Why?

    [​IMG]

    'Nuff Said [​IMG]
     
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  20. Infinite Zero

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    Peach OWNS Blur. [​IMG]
     
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