Anybody else so excited about Yoshi's Island 2 ?

Discussion in 'NDS - Console and Game Discussions' started by rayden, Oct 3, 2006.

  1. rayden

    rayden Member

    Sep 21, 2006
    Gambia, The
    Man, I can't wait to get my hands on Yoshi's Island 2! When is the scheduled release, December 1st?

    I loved playing the first part on the good old SNES. I think it's just the best Jump'n'Run ever made - A real Masterpiece designed by a real Mastermind [​IMG]
    Until today I wonder how Miyamoto managed to put so much fun in a tiny 2MB cartridge.

    When it comes to gameplay, 95% of nowadays games can kiss my ass compared to this all-time Classic!
  2. Hitto

    Hitto MKDS Tournament Winner

    Nov 29, 2005
    Nice, France
    It's good, but I like mario's groove better. Capes, somersaults, that kinda thing. I am *very* excited about a new nintendo platformer being released, as always.
  3. Opium

    Opium PogoShell it to me ™

    Former Staff
    Dec 22, 2002
    I bought and played the GBA version of Yoshi's Island to death, it's one of the best platformers ever made.

    I just hope the developers of Yoshi's Island 2 do the game justice. I'm not going to say I'm looking forward to the game because I may just be disappointed when it comes out. I hold the original in very high regard.
  4. rayden

    rayden Member

    Sep 21, 2006
    Gambia, The
    That's also my concern - I think it's going to be very difficult if not impossible to make the sequel as good or even better as the first one.
  5. Hadrian

    Hadrian Everybofy knows badgers like MASH POTATOES!

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    United States
    I'd prefer if Nintendo was handling this itself instead of Artoon, who did the dreadful Yoshi Gravitation thing.

    I think it'll be a really good game, but aside from new baby DK and peach it'll just be a retread of the original. Hope I am proved wrong.
  6. ds6220

    ds6220 GBAtemp Fan

    Jul 10, 2006
    United States
    one thing that always kept me from loving the original was the baby Mario crying thing. I hate playing games with no sound, but that game I just despised the crying so much I had to turn it off. It really is too bad because other than that it is one of the better platform games out there.
  7. Resident0

    Resident0 GBAtemp Fan

    Feb 24, 2005
    Is 1st December the JAP release or the USA release? [​IMG]
  8. Harsky

    Harsky Madmin

    Aug 2, 2004
    Original Yoshi's Island was a great game mainly for the visuals which looks great. But that was over 10 years ago and I hope this sequel delivers. Yoshi;s Gravitation was a meh game.
  9. shaunj66

    shaunj66 Administrator

    Oct 24, 2002
    United Kingdom
    South England
    Same here. The original game was one of the best and most fun platformers out there!

    Let's hope they sequel improves upon the original and makes for an even better game.

    I'm still curious as to how they intend to implement Wi-Fi into this game (Wi-Fi has been confirmed).
  10. lagman

    lagman I wish I was green.

    Former Staff
    Nov 5, 2003
    Me, To You
    Well, that´s the dealyou shouldn´t hear the poor baby Mario crying [​IMG]
    -It´s worst with a real baby [​IMG] -
  11. SpaceJump

    SpaceJump GBAtemp Psycho!

    Aug 18, 2005
    No, that's the European release, the US release is scheduled for November 13th [​IMG]

    I'm really looking forward to it. Take NSMB, it's old school but at the same time fresh. The same could go for YI2 [​IMG]