I've never played Earthbound. What's so great about it?

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User Info: ThugETH

ThugETH
3 years ago#21
Terranigma is probably my favourite SNES RPG it's really epic.
The whole trilogy is worth a look if you have never played them.
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User Info: terrancejones

terrancejones
3 years ago#22
For those first time players of this game... It's more of an experience than a game... sure, there's lots better RPGs out there, but there's never going to be a story as good as this. No crying untl the end!
For those buying EarthBound: Take the survey, and mention that you want EarthBound 0 and Mother 3 in your country! (This also applies to Majora's Mask.)

User Info: Scarecrow1711

Scarecrow1711
3 years ago#23
DTY3 posted...
Also at one point of the game, after you go through a certain dungeon, the dungeon actually joins your party.


...Are you serious?
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User Info: PSI_IKE

PSI_IKE
3 years ago#24
Yes he is correct
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User Info: excitebike64

excitebike64
3 years ago#25
Belch... no seriously.

User Info: DTY3

DTY3
3 years ago#26
Scarecrow1711 posted...
DTY3 posted...
Also at one point of the game, after you go through a certain dungeon, the dungeon actually joins your party.


...Are you serious?


Yes..though it's very short lived, it does happen.
Metroid Zero Mission and Super Metroid are some of the finest 2D games ever made and are the best in the series.
Metroid Fusion is pretty cool I guess.

User Info: DTY3

DTY3
3 years ago#27
excitebike64 posted...
Belch... no seriously.


The whole Master Belch arc was terrible and the low point of the game for me.

And that whole business with the waterfall sucks without a speedup function.
Metroid Zero Mission and Super Metroid are some of the finest 2D games ever made and are the best in the series.
Metroid Fusion is pretty cool I guess.

User Info: Socran

Socran
3 years ago#28
Scarecrow1711 posted...
DTY3 posted...
Also at one point of the game, after you go through a certain dungeon, the dungeon actually joins your party.


...Are you serious?


Temporarily, yes. I believe his name is Dungeon Man.

http://walkthrough.starmen.net/earthbound/image/screens/34/dungeonman.png

Oh yeah, and one of the random townsfolk NPC sprites is Mr. T.

http://i.chzbgr.com/completestore/2010/10/30/891b9148-02e6-454c-8108-a0eba918c059.jpg

Aaaand you've probably already seen Mr. Saturn referenced elsewhere. Especially if you played Smash Bros.

http://starmen.net/mother2/images/screenshots/saturn2.png
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