Where are all the blue shells :( ?

#1KRebornPosted 6/5/2014 12:48:05 AM
In previous games; I just loved pounding say a first place player with a blue shell making them place 5 or 6th or something in the process LOL but I just can't seem to get some more of those in this game.

I picked up the blue turtle once or twice per 3 or 4 battles and that's not much fun. Is there something wrong with my game :( ?
#2Honorable_DPosted 6/5/2014 1:03:10 AM
Blue shells should really be only something 4th-6th get as its an item that is only really going to help them. Someone in 8th or lower really should be getting a Star, Golden Shroom, Bullet Bill or best of all, Lightning. Blue shells don't help someone in a bad place go any faster and catch up to the pack...

That said, I despise blue shells.
#3FredCat07Posted 6/5/2014 4:06:25 AM
Those stuffs that Honorable mentioned are actually uncommon and very much less timing to appearing. I barely able to get Star in this game, while I did in MKWii recently, twice.
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#4NextgrandcrossPosted 6/5/2014 4:17:48 AM
It's just rare that's all, people WERE complaining about it in the last couple of games, so they actually turned the frequency down this time.

Superhorns are also a somewhat rare sight as well as the Fire Flower, I don't think I barely gotten the Fire Flower at all.
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#5FredCat07Posted 6/5/2014 4:39:23 AM
Nextgrandcross posted...
It's just rare that's all, people WERE complaining about it in the last couple of games, so they actually turned the frequency down this time.

Superhorns are also a somewhat rare sight as well as the Fire Flower, I don't think I barely gotten the Fire Flower at all.


Yeah, I just wish they reduce the frequency of Lightning as well - I kept got struck by it at least once per track, not cup...

Blue just come out each four tracks I raced in and bombed me all way to hell and hooked back to the track.
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#6AwesomeOSaucePosted 6/5/2014 4:49:24 AM
Nintendo nerfed the blue shells because of babby's whining all the time not understanding how balancing it was.
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#7KReborn(Topic Creator)Posted 6/5/2014 6:21:53 AM
AwesomeOSauce posted...
Nintendo nerfed the blue shells because of babby's whining all the time not understanding how balancing it was.


Those shells were balancing? I thought all they did was nerf a leading player though I guess that is pretty balancing.
#8strongo9Posted 6/5/2014 6:50:44 AM
That's not balancing at all. That's penalizing a player for being better. I can't believe you're actually whining that you don't see them as often now.
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#9KReborn(Topic Creator)Posted 6/5/2014 7:05:11 AM
strongo9 posted...
That's not balancing at all. That's penalizing a player for being better. I can't believe you're actually whining that you don't see them as often now.


Apparently wondering = whining. LOL

Not very socially skilled are you pal?
#10cynicalsaintPosted 6/5/2014 7:08:06 AM
I don't know - AI racers seem to get it all the damn time against me though.
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