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User Info: fiasco86

fiasco86
4 years ago#1
...is the same price on the Xbox Marketplace as BK and BT. I find that a little telling.

In the spirit of full disclosure, I haven't yet played N&B.
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User Info: Matt_Man_2004

Matt_Man_2004
4 years ago#2
It's very good, but a very different game to the first two.

User Info: MasturCheeff

MasturCheeff
4 years ago#3
The game itself is very good but it's not very popular mostly because it's not BK/BT style.
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User Info: fiasco86

fiasco86
4 years ago#4
MasturCheeff posted...
The game itself is very good but it's not very popular mostly because it's not BK/BT style.


Yeah, that's what I've heard/read. I wish publishers wouldn't brand something with a popular name just to make sales when it really is a different game.
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User Info: rusty12000

rusty12000
4 years ago#5
its sad how meh K&B was why couldnt you just stick to the format DD::
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User Info: TheRob

TheRob
4 years ago#6
Personally, I thought Nuts & Bolts was better than the first and second BK.
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User Info: Arucard05

Arucard05
4 years ago#7
From: TheRob | #006
Personally, I thought Nuts & Bolts was better than the first and second BK.


It's a far better game. BK and BT are good Mario 64 clones, but N&B dares to be something different, and it works. It's just a shame that in this industry "different" is bad.
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User Info: CyricsServant

CyricsServant
4 years ago#8
Arucard05 posted...
From: TheRob | #006
Personally, I thought Nuts & Bolts was better than the first and second BK.


It's a far better game. BK and BT are good Mario 64 clones, but N&B dares to be something different, and it works. It's just a shame that in this industry "different" is bad.


I've never been a BK fan and I have yet to give N&B a try.

That being said, in fairness, if you want to try something new make a new IP instead of trying to sucker in fans of an existing series.

BK: N&B, Syndicate, Kingdom Under Fire: Circle of Doom, Starfox Adventures, etc. . . . it seems like most games that try to ride on the coattails of an existing series, but aren't even in the same genre, tend to be reviled or dismissed by fans. And I don't know if fans are wrong for doing that.

For example, I thought Syndicate was pretty good, but I don't blame anyone for not buying it.

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RPG_Apostle
4 years ago#9
CyricsServant posted...
Arucard05 posted...
From: TheRob | #006
Personally, I thought Nuts & Bolts was better than the first and second BK.


It's a far better game. BK and BT are good Mario 64 clones, but N&B dares to be something different, and it works. It's just a shame that in this industry "different" is bad.


I've never been a BK fan and I have yet to give N&B a try.

That being said, in fairness, if you want to try something new make a new IP instead of trying to sucker in fans of an existing series.

BK: N&B, Syndicate, Kingdom Under Fire: Circle of Doom, Starfox Adventures, etc. . . . it seems like most games that try to ride on the coattails of an existing series, but aren't even in the same genre, tend to be reviled or dismissed by fans. And I don't know if fans are wrong for doing that.

For example, I thought Syndicate was pretty good, but I don't blame anyone for not buying it.


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User Info: Arucard05

Arucard05
4 years ago#10
From: CyricsServant | #008
BK: N&B, Syndicate, Kingdom Under Fire: Circle of Doom, Starfox Adventures, etc. . . . it seems like most games that try to ride on the coattails of an existing series, but aren't even in the same genre, tend to be reviled or dismissed by fans. And I don't know if fans are wrong for doing that.


Sometimes it's simply a spin off. Starfox Adventures is very clearly not Starfox 4 or whatever, and Nuts & Bolts isn't called Banjo Threeie (or whatever stupid name they would have gone with). Though in N&B's case, I think it's less of a genre swap than most fans are willing to admit. The goals are largely the same, you simply have more freedom in how you pursue them.
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