Gaming DSi Pictobits and 3D Classics Urban Champion

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Those are this month's Club Nintendo rewards games.

Pictobits seems to get fairly decent reviews, but Urban Champion gets severely panned pretty much across the board. Pity. I would have preferred the 3D Classics Kirby.

Your thoughts?
 

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3D Classics: Kirby's Adventure was on CN another month IIRC. Not sure.

Got 3D Classics: Urban Champion though (On CN), and it's not that bad of a game at all. Sure, it's not extremely advanced, but it's still fun, and the 3D is nice.
 

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Pretty sure it wasn't a rewards game you can get with coins. I'd have snatched it up immediately if it had been.
 

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It was the gameboy version of kirby that was offered on club nintendo.

I'm looking forward to know more about urban champion. By looking on youtube, it looks boring, but I could be wrong. If any of you gets the game, please, give us a quick review :)
 

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IGN gave it a 2.5/10: http://ds.ign.com/articles/118/1189110p1.html

Metacritic composite is 37/100: http://www.metacritic.com/game/3ds/3d-classics-urban-champion/critic-reviews

Seems like one to take a pass on.
 

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If you are looking for anything in depth regarding Urban Champion's gameplay, look elsewhere. It's a mindless brawler that even Bad Dudes is a step above.

If you have the coins to burn, you might as well. After you've gotten Pictobits, that is. If Urban Champion hadn't been a real game, I would have assumed it was just a 3D tech demo.
 

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I also got Urban Champion...it's a little crappy.. I can't think of a person that would purchase this game.. (the 3D is nice but not *that* nice...).
the gameplay is too simple...low punch when he defenses up, high punch when he defenses low.
When the police comes it's quite funny
 

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Nintendo should be paying us coins to download urban champion, lol

I keep saving all my points for something good, but then I just end up buying the stuff I want from eshop anyways. So something good does happen ill probably already have it.
 

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I remember playing urban champion on nes.
Bad, bad choice for 3d classic. Hell, it's not even a classic in any sense other than being old imo.
 

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:(

Already own Pictobits, which is a great game, by the way, though I'm no good at it. UC, though? Ugh...guess I'll still be holding onto my points again this month.
 

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I used some of my coins that have just been sitting there and got Urban Champion and boy is it cheesy. I love old games, but Urban Champion has to be one of the worse ever.
 

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Oh boy..~
I was waiting for Urban Champion to show up in the free shit category; so I guess what I'll do (Even though I've got the coins) is get Urban Champion for free, and buy Pictobits. May as well give them something; I wouldn't give more than five cents for Urban Champion. xD

But if they come along with Balloon Fight, I'd be all "Shut up and take my money!"
 

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