Project Needlemouse (new news)

Discussion in 'General Gaming Discussion' started by hunterm, Feb 20, 2010.

  1. hunterm
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  2. TanookiSuit

    TanookiSuit Game Reviewer/Writer -- formerly Vampire Hunter D

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    Saw stuff on this before. Broken jumping and dash physics borrowing lameness from Rush, remastered stages from Sonic Advance 2 and other new stuff. I was going to buy it but now I'm not, the true Sonic4 is Sonic and Knuckles.
     
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    I personally think SA2 and Rush were actually two of the fastest Sonic games I've ever played...
     
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    Well if you liked them as messed up as they were, then this game should work for you. But basically those who had been hoping for level design, spin/jump physics, and general style of the old Genesis games got screwed again.
     
  5. RupeeClock

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    So in a nutshell, we should expect a game as good as Dimps' worst Sonic title, Advance 2.

    Great, just great. I suppose that's what you get when you allow Sonic Team to even get near a Sonic project.
    It sounds like we're going to have a free demo of the game on Xbox Live though.
    I can't wait to be disappointed for free.
     
  6. soulx

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    Shit.

    What can I expect? It is Sega. Sonic was destroyed a long time ago. Around the time when they gave Shadow guns. I'll still purchase it, though.
     
  7. granville

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    I'll probably try this out in Dolphin since it's coming to WiiWare and the emulator now plays those games pretty well. I really don't expect the greatest game, but i still think Dimps has consistently pumped out the best Sonic games in the past decade (not including Adventure 2). They're decent at least, sometimes. [​IMG]

    As for true classics, ironic that the fan and hacking community is 1upping sega at every turn. Taxman's Retro Sonic has successfully captured the classic feel in fangames. Tweaker's Sonic 1 Megamix hack has breathed new life into Sonic 1. Funny that these games are already better than anything SEGA can do anymore. >_>
     
  8. Sonic4Ever

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    hmm

    i see overflows of rage in this review

    hurr durr

    Also the game is supposed to be out this summer. How the hell can this be the FINAL version?
     
  9. RupeeClock

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    A few new screens have shown up.
    Yeah, Sega should just go ahead and rename this game already. Sonic 4 is just a lie.

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