This is a split board - You can return to the Split List for other boards.

It amazes me that...

  • Topic Archived
4 years ago#11
Pikachu is also only a foot high, yet hes pretty huge compared to the humanoid characters in smash bros eh? Like the others said size is not an issue at all
"We're gonna be fighting the biggest beast of all - the times"~Big Boss
4 years ago#12
It amazes me that people still think size is a legitimate argument against Ridley being possible.
Soul Calibur V: Cervantes, Nightmare /// Project M: Ganondorf, Ike, Lucario
Persona 4 Arena: Labrys, Yukiko. May be switching out Yukiko for Aigis
4 years ago#13
TC is absolutely right.

They should put NES Metroid pixelated Ridley as playable and nothing more.
Want to make the boards a better place?
REPORT bad posts and topics so the moderators can do something about it.
4 years ago#14
VictoryBadguy posted...
It amazes me that people still think size is a legitimate argument against Ridley being possible.


Pretty ridiculous.
HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAAHAHAH
4 years ago#15
LegendofLegaia posted...
Dustof_DryBones posted...
See Mario's size relative to Bowser's size in SMB1 and virtually every other Mario game. Nitpicking doesn't help your case.


See Ridley's size relative to Samus's size in the original Metroid game.

Also:

http://static.gamesradar.com/images/mb/GamesRadar/us/Features/2008/10/Mario%20Bowser%20comparison/Finished/Bowser1--article_image.jpg

http://icgaber.blog.arnes.si/files/2012/02/bowser.jpg

http://wiimedia.ign.com/wii/image/article/109/1091239/super-mario-galaxy-2-20100520051040647.jpg

Also, the Honey Queen proves that sizes aren't accurate in Mario spinoff games, so don't bother bringing them up.

The characters in the Smash Bros. series are small when compared to real-life objects to begin with. Remember SSB's intro?


Then why wasn't Olimar even smaller? He was a trophy, too.

And if a trophy's size doesn't have to be accurate to the size of other trophies, then why can't Ridley be resized?


All of these nitpicking arguments don't matter if Sakurai thinks Ridley would be "too slow" and overall "pretty much impossible." The fact that he wasn't even a part of Brawl's forbidden 7 demonstrates that Sakurai is satisfied with Ridley being a boss, imo.

I don't care one way or the other, but the size problem is mostly with gameplay, not with "canon".
Hello, kind friend. =)
4 years ago#16
http://i59.photobucket.com/albums/g307/KSUkid/ridbarl_zps18965212.jpg

Notice the increase for the first part, and that's above one of the largest iterations of Ridley.
Surely there's no problem with them putting me in Brawl, right?
It's ****ing satire, damnit.
4 years ago#17
http://www.serebii.net/ssbb/boss/ridley.jpg

Bowser, Mewtew Olimar or any other characters that broke the "size rule" were the same size throughout the games. As you can see Ridley is rather large
XBL: ZacRous12
4 years ago#18
Dustof_DryBones posted...
LegendofLegaia posted...
Dustof_DryBones posted...
See Mario's size relative to Bowser's size in SMB1 and virtually every other Mario game. Nitpicking doesn't help your case.


See Ridley's size relative to Samus's size in the original Metroid game.

Also:

http://static.gamesradar.com/images/mb/GamesRadar/us/Features/2008/10/Mario%20Bowser%20comparison/Finished/Bowser1--article_image.jpg

http://icgaber.blog.arnes.si/files/2012/02/bowser.jpg

http://wiimedia.ign.com/wii/image/article/109/1091239/super-mario-galaxy-2-20100520051040647.jpg

Also, the Honey Queen proves that sizes aren't accurate in Mario spinoff games, so don't bother bringing them up.

The characters in the Smash Bros. series are small when compared to real-life objects to begin with. Remember SSB's intro?


Then why wasn't Olimar even smaller? He was a trophy, too.

And if a trophy's size doesn't have to be accurate to the size of other trophies, then why can't Ridley be resized?


All of these nitpicking arguments don't matter if Sakurai thinks Ridley would be "too slow" and overall "pretty much impossible." The fact that he wasn't even a part of Brawl's forbidden 7 demonstrates that Sakurai is satisfied with Ridley being a boss, imo.

I don't care one way or the other, but the size problem is mostly with gameplay, not with "canon".


Then what's the goddamn problem with shrinking Ridley so he works as a playable character?
"Once again, ViewtifulGene's logic blows minds and crushes dreams." -TheGamingGolfer
"Supez teh king" -dedekong
4 years ago#19
Isprayaxe posted...
http://www.serebii.net/ssbb/boss/ridley.jpg

Bowser, Mewtew Olimar or any other characters that broke the "size rule" were the same size throughout the games. As you can see Ridley is rather large


This matters because Sakurai cannot possibly change a character's size in later games.
"Once again, ViewtifulGene's logic blows minds and crushes dreams." -TheGamingGolfer
"Supez teh king" -dedekong
4 years ago#20
I know because they can never shrink him right? He's cursed to stay his "gigantic" size forever in a non-canon game right?

Look at this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VyvWCMZ4s60
Tom Nook, Waluigi, King K. Rool, Little Mac and Leon S. Kennedy for Smash Bros. 4! Official Vice President of the Secret Board
I like lesbians...a lot.

Report Message

Terms of Use Violations:

Etiquette Issues:

Notes (optional; required for "Other"):
Add user to Ignore List after reporting

Topic Sticky

You are not allowed to request a sticky.

  • Topic Archived