Gauntlet DS

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  1. D3FAULT
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    This looks like a really fun game, and I'm looking forward to trying it out. I'm getting seriously conflicting reports about when it is coming out though.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gauntlet_DS
    http://www.gamestop.com/Catalog/ProductDet...roduct_id=71044
    http://ds.ign.com/objects/142/14240678.html

    Gameplay:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=brP8l2GErZE
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5dpoE-AdRQ

    Nintendo Channel Info:

    Description: Warrior, Valkyrie, Elf and Wizard return 2-4 player co-op and competitive modes Local and Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection play.

    Rated T for Alcohol Reference, Blood, Fantasy Violence

    Platform: Nintendo DS
    Publisher: Eidos
    Launch Date: 7/15/08
    Genre: Arcade
    # of players: 1-4 (2-4 player co-op and competitive modes)
    Languages: Eng, Fre, Spa
    Online Connectivity
     
  2. Pyrofyr

    Pyrofyr GBAtemp Maniac

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    Hard to tell when it'll be out.

    Since it's mostly a port, I can say that this game will be GODLY sir, GODLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  3. silent sniper

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    oh, finally some more news on this!
     
  4. da_head

    da_head A dying dream..

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    yeah it looks pretty sick
     
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    The other side of the internet
     
  6. D3FAULT
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    But the Wikipedia link says 7/22/08. Gamestop just puts dates far away when they don't know the actual release date yet.

    EDIT: On the Nintendo Channel (Wii) it says the release date is 7/15/08..
     
  7. Dylan

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    lookin decent
     
  8. Icey

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    well the Wikipedia hasnt been updated, and I tried to.
    First it was June 22nd, then July 22nd (Great same day as FFIV [​IMG]) and then it gets moved to September 1st (BOOOOO! [​IMG])
    IGN confirms it comes out September 1st [​IMG]
     
  9. asuri

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    woowowowoow i played this on a seabus was pretty good. vids look good
     
  10. Pyrofyr

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    IGN also says July, (22) I believe.
    The same day as Izuna 2 I believe.
     
  11. D3FAULT
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    I added what the Nintendo Channel has on it, since it is probably the most reliable and up to date. It has co-op and it's online. Sweet.
     
  12. Icey

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    WADE BOGGS CARPET WORLD.
    No, IGN says September 1st. Like I said a few posts above yours.
     
  13. Pyrofyr

    Pyrofyr GBAtemp Maniac

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    They previously said July 22 then, cause I got my original date from there and I checked a thread I made, and it's 22nd.

    It's very well possible that it was pushed back, but I'd take the Nintendo channel as the primary word.

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    EDIT: Please don't change wikipedia articles unless you can cite proof, like a Nintendo channel, not the IGN or something that's third party.
     
  14. GeekyGuy

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    Pretty sure this is not a port. From the previews I've been reading, it sounds like it was built from the ground up for DS.

    Anyway, I'm very much looking forward to it. Not sure how well the formula has aged, but I sure enjoyed the hell out of it in the arcades when I was a kid. Of course, it was one of the first multiplayer, co-op games to come along, and one of the first that was actually fun. How that will translate on the DS...?
     
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    Like, here?
    I still remember how this game ate all my quarters whenever i was waiting for a movie @ the theater.. >___> what a waste of quarters...
     
  16. Gore

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    Looks great. [​IMG]
    I remember when we stayed at a beach house for a few days, they had a n64 and Gauntlet Legends.
    We already had Gauntlet Legends at home, but it was lost, so I kind of borrowed the one from the beach house.
    I still have it.
     
  17. zidane_genome

    zidane_genome My sword has a +2 bleeding... wanna test it out?

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    I loved that game so much! Probably because of the multiplayer mode.
     
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    I've played Gauntlet: Dark Legacy =D
    Liked it better than Gauntlet: Seven Sorrows, but this looks interesting
     
  20. CPhantom

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    ugh, they are just ringing the towel of cash from Gauntlet, aren't they? I honestly don't know how this game has made it past Dark Legacy...>.>;;;

    I LOVE the old arcade one, but when they turned it 3D, it started murdering it. Now...DS?...This looks like a watered down Dark Legacy...yuck. I hope I am utterly mistaken.