DS #2629: Spellbound (Europe)

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  1. Tempbot
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  2. thedicemaster

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    wow what a marketing strategy.
    name would suggest it's some cool new rpg, but it's actually some boring educational puzzle game.
     
  3. JPdensetsu

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    I thought first it was earthbound (mother) [​IMG]
     
  4. wackygoose

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    xpa-splb.rar

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    i like the game... its simple but will help me improve my english...

    are there any similar games to help me improve my english?

    Thanks
     
  5. perculus

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    Wordjong is really fun, try that one.
     
  6. Hardcore Gamer

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  7. jesuschristmonke

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    True. And scrabble & bookworm for GBA.

    Will definitely try this one.
     
  8. funem

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    out of nowhere....
    Nice semi educational game with a built in knob gag... [​IMG]
     
  9. wackygoose

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    thx ill try wordjong ...

    but im not able of playing GBA games on my DS cuz i only got an R4 ;s
     
  10. Perseid

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    http://www.gamespot.com/ds/puzzle/spelling...ag=images;img;1

    Everything old is new again.

    It's pretty cool, but I really take issue with some of the 'which type of word is this' games. Some of the words have multiple definitions and literally have multiple correct answers even though the game doesn't think so.
     
  11. tinymonkeyt

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    aww i thought this was a magic game..
    like spells and wizards?
    lol then i thought it was scrabble..
    tricky tricky..
     
  12. jenngcia

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    Unlike the US version (Spelling Challenges), the Euro version speak out the word instead of showing it to you (the case with the US version). So now, the game is playable and not a cakewalk like the US one is.

    It's now at par with the PSP version, with the bonus of having stylus control.
     
  13. Try2bcool

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    This is on the PSP?

    On a side note, was there ever a GBA or NDS version of Boggle?
     
  14. TwinRetro

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    Eh, good for an educational game, but it seems like anyone with halfway decent spelling skills can walk all over this game (played it on the PSP)
     
  15. shakirmoledina

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    interesting... a filler but still good game for english learners and for children
     
  16. jenngcia

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    Yes, it's the same game. Spelling Challenges PSP features voices as well.

    Yes, there's a Boggle on NDS, it's a 4-in-1 made by the shovelware guys at DSI. Passable if you like Boggle.
     
  17. Gimmy

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    I had Hope it's some kind of a decent RPG or SRPG... guess not!
     
  18. sa1amandra

    sa1amandra Gazzaro Launching!

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    i thought this was a RPG
    SPELL(Magical?)Bound(Earthbound much?)
     
  19. calwy1

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    Come on!

    Everyone knows the best game with the title of Spellbound was the Magic Knight classic from MAD on the 8-Bits back in the day...

    In fact, an update would work great on the DS with all those windows and pointers!
     
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