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no game freak, no, i want this on 3ds

#11gamester_12345Posted 3/1/2012 7:13:02 PM
Considering this is Pokemon here, it was probably easier to make a sequel to an already existing game with code that's still modern, it probably helps that the 3DS can play old DS games....if anything, it's a guaranteed seller, they'll make more money because there might still be a lot of people on the fence about getting a 3DS.
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#12paiprPosted 3/1/2012 7:22:24 PM
gamester_12345 posted...
Considering this is Pokemon here, it was probably easier to make a sequel to an already existing game with code that's still modern, it probably helps that the 3DS can play old DS games....if anything, it's a guaranteed seller, they'll make more money because there might still be a lot of people on the fence about getting a 3DS.

^^ this. Even if it is a true sequel and not just gray version split up, they already have like half the work done.

That all said it is sad that we aren't getting a 3ds release. Even with it compatible for the 3ds (Nintendo even commented that it was, cause we didn't know?) It still seems an odd choice not to put this primarily on 3ds.
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#13VentanrexPosted 3/1/2012 7:25:07 PM
Would've been nice if it was on the 3DS, but I'm pleasantly surprised with how close it is to coming out. I'm fine with it being on DS, though gen6 has no reason not to be on 3DS.
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#14shadow_sonic111Posted 3/1/2012 7:30:38 PM
I'm glad its not on the 3DS since I just got the Vita.

Although I'll probably trade in my DSi for the $100 savings + boxing day so I'll only pay $30 :P
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#15Kenta_PKMN(Topic Creator)Posted 3/2/2012 11:33:21 PM
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#16SSJ4CHRISPosted 3/3/2012 12:13:14 AM
Iced_Shadows posted...
You... do realize this game can be played on a 3DS, I hope? It really isn't a huge deal. We're just missing out on a few features, such as StreetPass. The graphics don't matter much in Pokemon. The only important thing we won't be seeing with these is true DLC.

You aren't missing out on streetpass, since no DS game ever had streetpass.
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#17creamyicecreamPosted 3/3/2012 12:20:27 AM
I'm surprised so many people want this on the 3DS...
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#18CharizardFirePosted 3/3/2012 12:25:58 AM

From: creamyicecream | #017
I'm surprised so many people want this on the 3DS...


I'm surprised so many people thought there was any chance of this being on the 3DS...
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#19MileRunPosted 3/3/2012 1:12:27 AM
jayman7 posted...
I'd rather have this on the 3DS. I'll probably buy it anyway if it actually is a sequel, but if it turns out to be a Gray-like remake, I might not. And I'm certainly not planning on buying both (I wouldn't do that if they were on the 3DS!), unless it turns out that the two are actually drastically different games from one another, like the Zelda Oracles (doubt it).

They did advertise the games as "two new adventures," though I'm honestly still having a difficult time believing GameFreak actually made one new adventure mid-generation.
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