< >
Hello, guest! Please log in or register.

The PokéCommunity

Go Back     The PokéCommunity Forums > Members List machomuu's Profile

Notices

Moderator

machomuu machomuu is offline

Beary Classy

Visitor Messages

Showing Visitor Messages 631 to 645 of 1458
  1. Chalifoux
    July 27th, 2013 11:28 PM
    Chalifoux
    Lol, so twisty :p

    yay! I'm actually working on a Re(Re)Boot already, still gotta sort some stuff out, but, yeah, it might be out sooner than you might expect :3
  2. Chalifoux
    July 27th, 2013 10:22 PM
    Chalifoux
    Hello, macho. I think its fairly obvious by now that I'm Vato (and if you only realized that now, then... PLOT TWIST!), and I wanted to ask you: If I were to revamp Time & Space one more time, would you be interested in it?
  3. SylveonStar
    July 27th, 2013 10:01 AM
    SylveonStar
    I plan on it, but first I have to turn 18 ,finish high school, and finish college first.
  4. SylveonStar
    July 27th, 2013 9:56 AM
    SylveonStar
    I love helping others, I also love learning and sharing knowledge. I've known what I want to do since I was 13.
  5. SylveonStar
    July 27th, 2013 9:32 AM
    SylveonStar
    high school or college English and history
  6. SylveonStar
    July 27th, 2013 8:48 AM
    SylveonStar
    I want to be a teacher so I'll be majoring in Education.
  7. SylveonStar
    July 27th, 2013 8:32 AM
    SylveonStar
    There are a few classes I can only take at my school, the rest I'm doing a dual credit program. I'll get both high school and college credit for any classes I take at the local campus.
  8. SylveonStar
    July 27th, 2013 8:02 AM
    SylveonStar
    I've been good. Got home yesterday from my vacation. I'll be starting college and my Senior year of high school in about a month.
  9. SylveonStar
    July 26th, 2013 6:11 PM
    SylveonStar
    Hey how's it going?
  10. Pinkie-Dawn
    July 25th, 2013 6:52 AM
    Pinkie-Dawn
    Quote:
    As for Red/Blue and GSC, I can go on record and say that I can't really say those problems are deal breakers for me or for most of the people that play/ed the games. Sure, they were hard compared to the current ones, but I think most people will agree in saying that the recent games aren't that hard. I think RBY/GSC had a moderate difficulty (though I hear BW2's doing a good job bringing it back). As for post-game content, that was fine as well. Sure, there were no battle frontiers or Sevii Isles, but that didn't stop people from getting tremendous playtimes and always finding more to do. As for the type diversity and the rosters, they weren't huge problems, and they certainly weren't problems that made you want to throw your system at the wall because the forgiving nature of the pokemon series always balanced that out. Plus, as you said, those were merely technical issues, and they're hardly deal breakers. They aren't minor, but they could be fixed easily. And they were. Heck, there are people that go back to play the games because of those things. That doesn't mean we should overlook them, but the music in the first two gens was so great, and they still did well at what they did, offering memorable characters, locations, and story that people never forgot. They didn't mind the technical "problems" because they had so much fun with the game, as well as with the technical problems, that they enjoyed the problems themselves. If we were to look at each title as if they all came out at the same time, maybe outlook would be different thanks to the different features, but regardless, people like the games, especially GSC, for their merit. People like RBY/GSC not just because they were something fresh, but because they complimented each other as prequels and sequels. They had a lot to offer, and a lot of new to offer. If BW had been the second game or if DP had been the second game, all with the improvements that the games that preceded them had, they would have been meet with incredible praise because as sequels to RBY they work. However, as sequels to RSE/DPP and RSE respectively, they just don't cut it as full blown sequels.
    That's not the difficulty curve I'm talking about; I was talking about underleveled Pokemon in GSC such as Lance's underleveled Dragonites. Compared to R/B's level curve, where the Elite Four had lvl 50-60 Pokemon, it was a step backwards, especially how it made level grinding more frustrating due to the lack of lvl 50-60 wild Pokemon to battle before facing Red. I've seen some people in other Pokemon forums pointing out these technical flaws on how these games haven't aged well, because they weren't wearing any nostalgia goggles. Even the remakes failed to fix these technical problems (reworking the gym leader rosters, add more Johto Pokemon in the wild, give some Pokemon additional Ghost or Dragon typings for Agatha, Morty, Claire, and Lance's team, etc). It's these people who don't care about the technical improvements on why I worry about Pokemon's future for not being able to dethrone the first two gens, because of the broken fanbase.
  11. Chalifoux
    July 25th, 2013 6:11 AM
    Chalifoux
    Oh, I watched it last week! :3 aIt's pretty awesome, and the season finale :o

    Well, if there's anything I could do to help, let me know :3
  12. Pinkie-Dawn
    July 24th, 2013 7:34 PM
    Pinkie-Dawn
    Just to move this discussion from my thread, so it doesn't become off-topic with our Pokemon talk:

    Quote:
    Now let's take Pokemon. You know, I, too, would like XY to exceed the critical acclaim that GSC did, because I loved GSC and would love for another game in the series to meet it's calibre. I don't see that happening for two reasons, though. The first reason is because of what I stated above-partially. Not only is GSC a classic, but it's a timeless classic. I could easily play GSC from beginning to end without feeling generational whiplash. This goes for RBY, too. This segues into my second point, pokemon is slow to innovate. Very. That's the reason that RSE/DPP/BW/2 aren't as lauded as the first two, because they simply feel like pretty much the same game with a modern coating and a few new features in between, but not so many that you can play the first two entries and be blown away by "how far we've come". XY hasn't really proved to be an overhaul of the franchise, and it may be the same case as the others...but it could be better. Still, I don't think that it will reach the popular heights that GSC/RBY did, and that's a good thing. As long as those two stand on top, people will demand more, and the potential for change will increase.
    Wouldn't the same apply to every other turn-based RPG? Changing the core gameplay can really hurt the franchise, just ask other franchises to did poorly for being different (Zelda II, SF Adventures, Nuts 'n' Bolts, etc.). Also, I wouldn't call the first two gens kings due to suffering a lot of technical problems such as the difficulty curve, bad type diversity, lack of more post-game content, and questionable gym leader/elite four rosters.
  13. Twilight-kun
    July 24th, 2013 1:34 PM
    Twilight-kun
    GBC, GBA, PC, DS

    XD
  14. Chalifoux
    July 24th, 2013 7:03 AM
    Chalifoux
    Hehe, it's okay :p

    Oh wow, that's awesome :3 Yah, laziness will pretty much be your greatest obstacle along the way xD But once you manage to overcome it you will have no trouble at all :D

    I'm good, juts toying around with some CSS to see what sort of result I can get (see: signature) and I'm about to have breakfast :3 Other than that it's same old, same old for me. You? :]
  15. Twilight-kun
    July 23rd, 2013 9:54 AM
    Twilight-kun
    I lack the systems needed for the other KH games though DX

About Me

Statistics

Total Posts
Activity by Forum
Visitor Messages
Blog
General Information
  • Last Activity: 55 Minutes Ago 7:35 AM
  • Join Date: April 13th, 2008
  • Referrals: 4

Friends

Showing Friends 1 to 20 of 98

Contact Info

Instant Messaging
Send an Instant Message to machomuu Using...
Gaming Information
Xbox Live Gamertag: machomuu
Wii Number: 4893-4037-9272-3819
Playstation Network ID: machomuu
Steam Network User ID: machomuu
3DS Friend Code 3523-2039-9956
Nintendo Network ID machomuu
This Page
http://www.pokecommunity.com/member.php?u=83347

Emblems

Emblem Showcase - 17 Total
  Emblem
2011
This member joined us in celebrating the turn into 2011!
Awarded: January 21st, 2011 5:33 AM
Participant
At least you passed the finish line. You're a winner in my eyes! Thanks for participating in the Roleplay Olympics!
Awarded: August 30th, 2012 4:58 PM
Bronze Medallist
Shoot, and it was so close too! Bronze is prettier than gold or silver anyways. Your top quality writing has nabbed bronze for your country.
Awarded: September 5th, 2012 4:06 PM
Community supporter
These helpful members donate their money to help make PC a better place.
Awarded: May 28th, 2013 11:53 AM
PC Veteran
These old folks have been around for far too long but we love them anyway.
Awarded: June 8th, 2013 9:54 PM
Best Roleplayer
No Mary Sues here, but you possess the power to make text come alive! You didn't steal it, did you? "Won the voting of Best Roleplayer in the RPA of one month."
Awarded: August 7th, 2013 5:18 AM
da-da-da-DA!
Thanks for participating in the Legend of Zelda challenge! Your maximum life energy is increased by one heart! Your life energy will be totally filled.
Awarded: October 19th, 2013 5:51 AM
Koopa Klaus
Thank you for participating in the 2013 PC Video Games Winter Event! Happy Holidays!
Awarded: January 1st, 2014 3:53 PM
MEGABUSTER!
Thanks for participating in the megabuster challenge! I'll warp you to the next level!
Awarded: January 22nd, 2014 5:45 AM
The Marathon - King of the Marathon
They don't call you King of the Koopas for nothing! Congratulations! Completed all 30 of the challenges in The Marathon VG challenge.
Awarded: June 13th, 2014 10:19 AM
Roleplay Veteran
This member has been roleplaying for a long time and has blossomed into a beautiful writer... Hopefully!
Awarded: July 2nd, 2014 5:50 PM
VGS Villain Participant
Hey you might not be the most villainous, but at least you can still put the scare in heart's of little children.
Awarded: August 22nd, 2014 8:06 AM
Lord Dankey Is Pleased
Your participation in the Sidekicks Showdown has made Lord Dankey euphoric. Good job!
Awarded: September 7th, 2014 11:30 PM
Ecccccch!
To commemorate you being such a sweet lovely in the Game Grumps fan club, here's the most boopin' emblem I could ever give you!
Awarded: December 28th, 2014 10:28 PM
VMA's Week #1 Award
Thanks for participating in this week's VMA's! Whether you're gobbled up by Bowser, or saving the world from Dialga, we hope you've enjoyed the fun!
Awarded: January 23rd, 2015 2:27 PM
VMA's Week #3 Award
Thanks for participating in this week's VMA's! Beware of mirrors. They contain your evil side!
Awarded: April 15th, 2015 3:38 AM
Ten Weeks of Anime Participant!
You participated in the first ever Ten Weeks of Anime! 素晴しい!
Awarded: May 19th, 2015 11:28 AM

  All times are GMT -8. The time now is 8:31 AM.


Contact Us Archive Privacy Statement Terms of Service Top