Cave Story 3DS dated

Discussion in 'User Submitted News' started by Zorua, Apr 30, 2011.

  1. Zorua

    Zorua Newbie

    NIS America delayed Cave Story 3D two months, which pushes the game ever so slightly out of the Nintendo 3DS launch window. Cave Story 3D will debut on August 9 in North America with a PAL release following in September.[/p]
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  2. Schlupi

    Schlupi Gbatemp's Official Earthbound Maniacâ„¢

    Aug 31, 2007
    United States
    Rozen Queen Co, Chicago Branch
    Lol "Image Not Finalized."

    Better than the old one, still... but not appealing, still.
  3. haflore

    haflore aeternaliter fluxa

    Dec 4, 2009
    United States
    Ah, I'll definitely pick this one up when i get a 3DS!
    The original was so good. [​IMG]
  4. Snailface

    Snailface My frothing demand for 3ds homebrew is increasing

    Sep 20, 2010
    Engine Room with Cyan, watching him learn.
    Neogaf is absolutely trashing this game based on the art style of the revamped 3d graphics. I reluctantly agree with them.

  5. machomuu

    machomuu Drops by occasionally

    Sep 4, 2009
    United States
    The Courtroom
    wha...Wha...WHAT? This is being published by Nippon Ichi? Why? Seriously, what affiliation do they even have with Cave Story or Studio Pixel? Don't get me wrong, I love NIS (especially Disgaea and Phantom Brave, my favorite Strategy game), it's just kind of random.
  6. Nathan Drake

    Nathan Drake Obligations fulfilled, now I depart.

    Jan 2, 2011
    When I read the title, I thought something totally different. Probably should have been more like "Cave Story 3DS Release Date Confirmed"

    Regardless, I don't know how to feel about this. I need to get Cave Story on my PSP so I can have an opinion.
  7. Zorua

    Zorua Newbie

    Why? The title's perfectly fine IMHO.
  8. Nathan Drake

    Nathan Drake Obligations fulfilled, now I depart.

    Jan 2, 2011
    When I hear something is dated, people usually mean that it isn't up to today's standards in some way, shape, or form. I dunno, just how I see it.
  9. Zorua

    Zorua Newbie
  10. Raika

    Raika uguu

    Sep 15, 2008
    The art style is pretty ugly, but in the end it's the gameplay that matters... Though the art style could be better. And August 9... 2 days before my birthday... *hopes for 3DS and Cave Story to be birthday present, though it's extremely unlikely*

  11. Schizoanalysis

    Schizoanalysis From somewhere inside the rabbit hole...

    Jun 23, 2009
    I also thought that the title referred to the game being dated/out of date...
  12. Sop

    Sop groovy dude lmao

    Nov 14, 2010
    Awesome :yaycavestory: one of the best indie platformers.
  13. Forstride

    Forstride The rudder moves when I turn the wheel

    May 6, 2008
    United States
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Most likely not going to get this. The 3D graphics look awful, and it pretty much makes me turn away from the game completely. The original, retro, 2D style of Cave Story would have been sooooooooooo much better, and it would have looked infinitely better than this.
  14. LINK289

    LINK289 Advanced Member

    Jun 5, 2009
    The one time a good game was going to be released on my b-day it just had to be delayed...
  15. prowler

    prowler Sony

    Jul 14, 2009
    Get the DSi version then.

    I'll be getting this, I wouldn't however get it if it was the same as Wii/DSi as it's had enough ports.
  16. SamAsh07

    SamAsh07 GBAtemp Addict

    Jan 27, 2009
    Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Hello Mr.Famous

    On-topic:- I don't get it why people are bashing it's gfx, these days people are double-minded lol, first they want a game with great or good gfx, when they get it, they want the art style to be the same as the old game?? C'mon people, with time everything changes, nothing stays the same FOREVER, if you do like the retro style then you can easily go back to Wii, DS or w/e other console this game is on.

    To live in this era:- Learn to adapt the changes and move on.

    EDIT:- And about the title being misleading to some, it is to me too, but I don't care lol, the point was to give us all the news. Thats that.
  17. Guild McCommunist

    Guild McCommunist (not on boat)

    May 6, 2009
    United States
    The Danger Zone
    The issue is that it never had bad graphics. It's art style in the original release was actually great and it had some great pixel art. It's just ruining the essence and charm of the game. Odds are it'll play the same, but it'll lack a lot of the graphical appeal the original had.

    I'm still saying this is the worst version of Cave Story yet. I'll stick to my PSP for portable Cave Story, thank you very much.

    (The DSiWare one is probably pretty good too).
  18. RupeeClock

    RupeeClock Colors 3D Snivy!

    May 15, 2008
    The whole point of the transition to the 3D screen is that the graphics should warrant it, but if they're not faithful to the original art style then it's not worth it.
  19. soulx

    soulx GBAtemp Legend

    Apr 4, 2009
    It seems they delayed the game a few months back.

    Oh well.

    Personally, I like the graphical style of Cave Story 3D. It may not be the best but it is doable.
  20. Ron

    Ron somehow a weeb now.

    Dec 10, 2009
    Well, this just pwns my expectations, I was expecting it to be some kind of shitty 3D platformer that doesn't have a damn to do with the original Cave Story. Still, this isn't the same..
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