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    According to Steamspy Tales of Zestria at 85,000 sold since 10/23

    in Sales Discussion, last active on on 12 November 2015

      http://steamspy.com/app/351970 According to steam spy Tales of Zestria is around 85,000 and it launched on October 19.  It will probably be fairly close to around 100,000 sales within a month.  Considering how JRPG's are afairly new genre on Steam, would you consider that a success?  How do you think it will compare to NA and EU PS4 numbers?   I'm actually quite...

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    Anyone Playing Pokemon Shuffle for Mobile?

    in Nintendo Discussion, last active on on 01 September 2015

    Just picked it up as I skipped it on my 3DS due to the fact I don't bring my 3DS many places.  I'm really liking it so far and the game seems pretty well designed (except for that dam wobuffet jumping out of my 85% capture rate great ball).  Looks like it has over 100,000 downloads on android in the first day which has to be considered a success for a port.   ...

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    Steam Controller, Steammachines, and Steam Link now available for pre-order

    in PC Discussion, last active on on 04 June 2015

    http://www.ign.com/articles/2015/06/04/steam-machine-release-dates-and-pre-orders-revealed Valve has announced the first pre-order details for a series of upcoming Steam Machines and when they'll be available. Though lots of Steam Machines have been announced, only a few will be available to pre-order now along with the Steam Controller. Doing so, however, will allow you to pick the...

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    Which Next Gen Console is More Popular Infographic

    in Gaming Discussion, last active on on 22 June 2014

      The XBOX One is beating the PS4 — at least on Facebook, if not in sales numbers. A map published by the Movoto Blog takes a look at the popularity of current-gen consoles in every state in the United States based on the number of Facebook likes The results are surprising: The XBOX One was the favorite in 22 states versus 19 for the PS4. Yes, we know it's just Facebook...

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    Wii Fit U sells under 20k in U.S. for January

    in Nintendo Discussion, last active on on 18 February 2014

      http://www.gonintendo.com/s/222552-unconfirmed-wii-fit-u-sells-under-20k-in-u-s-for-january It appears the source is from Neogaf (so obviously it's unconfirmed).  They were able to conclude that Wii Fit U < 20k.  So that's very dissapointing numbers if true.  But to be honest what did Nintendo expect, they way they have handled Wii Sports Club and Wii Fit U with little...

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    Comcast to Purchase Time Warner

    in General Discussion, last active on on 12 February 2014

    http://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/comcast-buy-time-warner-cable-all-stock-deal-n29011 Comcast to Buy Time Warner Cable in All Stock Deal BY DAVID FABER Comcast has reached an agreement to acquire Time Warner Cable in all-stock transaction worth roughly $159 a share, according to people close to the deal. The new company, created by the $44 billion purchase, would be by...

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    Nintendo Results Meeting Q2 - Million sellers on Nintendo 3DS

    in Nintendo Discussion, last active on on 31 October 2013

    http://www.gonintendo.com/?mode=viewstory&id=215872   For reference the VGChartz Numbers are as follows: Total Units Mario and Luigi North America: 0.24m 31.5% + Europe: 0.15m 20.5% + Japan: 0.33m 43.9% + Rest of the World: 0.03m 4.1% = Global 0.75m Total Units Animal Crossing North America: 0.75m 15.0% +...

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    Upgrade my PC Video Card or Pick Up a PS4?

    in Gaming Discussion, last active on on 26 December 2013

    Currently I do most of my gaming on my PC (94 steam games), followed by my Wii U and then 3DS.  I've never been much of a Sony gamer (I've beaten the important Final Fantasy's on PS1, San Andreas and FF X on PS2, and Eternal Sonata on PS3).                                            ...

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    Dragon Quest Monsters 2 announced

    in Nintendo Discussion, last active on on 01 August 2013

    http://www.dragonquest.jp/dqm2/ http://kotaku.com/in-japan-square-enix-just-announced-dragon-quest-monst-972548371 In Japan, Square Enix just announced Dragon Quest Monsters 2, a numeric sequel in its popular Dragon Quest Monsters spinoff series. The game's "general director" is Yuji Horii, and it will feature monster designs by Akira Toriyama. It's also being developed...

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    Could a western developer make a good Turn based RPG?

    in Gaming Discussion, last active on on 25 February 2013

    I was trying to think of a good Turn based JRPG style  type game made by a western dev and realized that I couldn't think of one.  So I wondered if there have been any notable ones that I couldn't think of. But the question I have is which western developer has the talent to make a blockbuster Turn based RPG?  Or is it soley the Japanese who can make them....

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    Favorite Drinking Game?

    in General Discussion, last active on on 05 February 2013

    Considering we have so many people from all over the world on this forum, I wanted to know what kind of drinking games everybody plays. Is it Beer Pong, flipcup, maybe Boom, or some made up game? I'm pretty good at some beer pong myself ;)...

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    Dragonball Z Fan Made Movie

    in Movies Discussion, last active on on 08 December 2012

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Vx-E9pzOFPM can't get it to embed :( This looks pretty incredible.  Would you watch it?...

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    VGChartz and how it's viewed by the press

    in General Discussion, last active on on 28 November 2012

    So I decided to google VGChartz to find the first forum topic that pulled up in the results  (I was bored and procastinating).  What I found was something a lot more interesting. I looked through the first 5-7 pages of google results and to my surprise is quite a few of the search results were negative articles about VGChartz. So I was wondering why VGChartz get slammed so often...

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    A good FREE online math tutor site?

    in General Discussion, last active on on 20 September 2012

    I'm in college and about to start my third year (business school) but one class has been holding me back.   This is literally my third time taking Calculus I (it's the only class I've needed for two semesters to move onto business school) and have been having some serious difficulty with it. I am terrible at studying (have pretty bad ADD) and get distracted easy.  My teachers are all...

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    Nintendo sees opportunity for the Wii in Latin america, Eastern Europe.

    in Nintendo Discussion, last active on on 14 September 2012

    http://www.engadget.com/2012/09/13/nintendo-wii-latin-america-eastern-europe/ "We will continue to sell the Wii," Nintendo America president and CEO Reggie Fils-Aime told investors today in a Q&A followup to the company's big Wii U event in New York City. "In the US, the Wii has sold about 40 million units. We believe that there continues to be an opportunity with the Wii."...

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    Wii U Gets December 4th release date for Japan (26,260, 31,500 Yen)

    in Nintendo Discussion, last active on on 14 September 2012

    http://www.engadget.com/2012/09/13/nintendo-wii-u-price-release-date/   The Nintendo Wii U arrives on Japanese shores on December 8th starting at 26,260 yen (around $340), Nintendo president Satoru Iwata announced this morning via Nintendo Direct's video stream. A presentation later today in New York City starring Nintendo of America prez Reggie Fils-Aime will reveal...

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    Help me choose a gaming mouse

    in PC Discussion, last active on on 06 September 2012

    So I've been using a standard  wireless Microsoft Mouse for many years now and have been mostly satisfied.  As of late however, I feel that it's damaging to make ability to get headshots in Counterstrike.  It keeps losing tracking, skipping, and a lack of responsiveness.  So I've been looking into getting a new mouse and was hoping the VGchartz PC community would give me some...

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    Anybody Playing CS: GO ?

    in PC Discussion, last active on on 28 August 2012

    I wanted to get the opinions on GO from other Long term CS players.  I've been playing well over 10 years and it's by far my most played online FPS.  Do you guys LIke GO or will you be sticking with CSS?  Also add me on Steam and join some games with me. I myself am really enjoying go and honestly like it more then CSS.  It certainly needs some fine tuning and I feel they...

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    Exclusive Japan Pikachu Yellow 3DS LL

    in Nintendo Discussion, last active on on 20 August 2012

      http://www.engadget.com/2012/08/19/pikachu-yellow-3ds-ll-xl-japan-pre-order/   Nintendo handhelds are no strangers to new coats of paint -- or Pokemon, for that matter -- and now the firm is readying a Japan-exclusive Pikachu Yellow 3DS XL (officially the LL for locals). The brightly colored clamshell features a white interior and the electric...

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    Gamestop Rated tenth worst place to work in U.S.

    in Gaming Discussion, last active on on 14 August 2012

    http://www.gonintendo.com/?mode=viewstory&id=183161   The following information comes from online employment portal Glassdoor...10. GameStop> Rating: 2.7> Number of reviews: 416> CEO approval rating: 32% for J. Paul Raines> One-year price change: down 21%> Employees: 17,000GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) has 6,683 company-operated stores in 15 countries around the world. The...

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