Likelihood of a Paper Mario game? (A good one)

Discussion in 'Switch - Games & Content' started by GalladeGuy, Oct 21, 2016.

  1. GalladeGuy

    GalladeGuy Freeze Kirby :3

    Oct 28, 2015
    United States
    Do you think it would be possible to have a Paper Mario game as a launch title?
  2. specht

    specht GBAtemp Regular

    Oct 26, 2008
    I'd say it's more likely they'd just port Color Splash. Especially given how recent the latest entry is and how close we are to the launch of Switch. I'd love to see a more classic Paper Mario but that just doesn't seem to be in the cards anytime soon.

    Though I am intrigued in seeing what they do with the Mario and Luigi series on Switch.
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  3. B_E_P_I_S_M_A_N

    B_E_P_I_S_M_A_N can't think of anything creative to put here

    Jun 7, 2016

    *ahem* ...apologies.

    Anyways, I'm pretty sure that isn't the case. Knowing Nintendo, you won't be seeing a TTYD-esque PM game for quite a while.
  4. RevPokemon

    RevPokemon GBATemp's 3rd Favorite Transgirl

    Aug 24, 2014
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    Would it be called The 2,000 Year Door?
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  5. Flame

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    no more like a sequel called:

    "Switch to the other room by the 1,000 year door"
  6. TheDarkGreninja

    TheDarkGreninja Toying with my mind

    Aug 25, 2014
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    Color splash was pretty fun imo. But id love to see a return back to the originals.
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  7. x65943

    x65943 Dr. Rabbi Prince X, Sr., Ed. D.

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    I don't think we'll see a return to the classic paper mario rpgs. It looks like the Mario and Luigi games have taken over that role completely. PM:TTYD will be close to 13 years old when the Switch launches.
  8. LuxerWap

    LuxerWap The Green Husky with a Broken Tail

    Sep 6, 2015
    United States
    Franklin, Georgia
    The Paper Mario games were never bad to begin with, and I'm fine with the change of the series. Yes, SPM, SS, and CS were different, but they didn't "killed" the series.
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  9. DiscostewSM

    DiscostewSM GBAtemp Guru

    Feb 10, 2009
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    There's been a Paper Mario game every generation since PM64. If the Switch is truly Nintendo's answer for both home and portable console, then devs are likely to have the time to make at least one.
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