'Item Getter' RPG for DS!

Discussion in 'User Submitted News' started by War, Dec 11, 2008.

  1. War

    War Take it easy~

    Oct 26, 2007

    "Item Getter boasts the greatest name* in the history of all video games, but we're not entirely sure it's accurate. Sure, this screen is heavy on the items -- just look at 'em! mayhap they are catching them all! -- but the rest? Pffft. Drawing-by-Pixel Getter, maybe, or Rune-Scribbling Getter, those seem more on the spot, even if they don't sound as good. Map Getter! That works, right? Though it may already be taken as a backup for Etrian Odyssey. They better do something about the title of this RPG, because no one seems to be getting a single item in any of these screens, and that's just false damned advertising. At that point, why not just name your game Fantasy Warrior Quest XVI: Starry Nights of the Crystal Protectors or something?

    Item Getter was initially scheduled for release in Japan early next year, but has been pushed back to February. Unsurprisingly, despite what we see in these screens, it is in fact all about collecting items."

    Warning: Spoilers inside!

  2. Celice

    Celice GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Jan 1, 2008
    United States
    First thing was joy, as a I remebered loving grabbing all the little artifacts in Kirby's Super Star pack, the one where you look for treasure. Then the screens really turned me off [​IMG]

    But I'm definitely interested in the title. Sounds like a perfectionist kinda game--my kinda game ^^
  3. da_head

    da_head A dying dream..

    Apr 7, 2008
    Toronto, Canader!
    this looks lame. sure, who doesn't like finding super rare items, or really powerful weapons? but to center the game around it? meh
  4. iPikachu

    iPikachu C3's personal flamebot and fail artist

    Oct 27, 2008
    if they werent in 3d i swear they copied from rune factory 2, some of the screens.
  5. SoulAnger

    SoulAnger MENUdo's Developer

    Jul 3, 2007
    Man for a second i thought it was get backers.
    As they have a tagline of, Get Backers, -We get back your items-. [​IMG]
    Oh, well although it looks like rune factory it still feels damn good.
  6. Hop2089

    Hop2089 Cute>Hot

    Jan 31, 2008
    United States
    The character designs are pretty much lame city. This is what the Chocobo Mysterious Dungeon Games are for which have a good plot and cute characters. It doesn't seem that great at all from a roguelike standpoint.