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by jrallen811
December 12th, 2012, 3:19 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: DSi or 3DS XL for daughter's christmas?
Replies: 5
Views: 125

DSi or 3DS XL for daughter's christmas?

Thank you all for the feedback. I'm still having trouble deciding!!!

The best buy sale is really tempting and I have one reserved. Do you think the 3ds xl will be a lot cheaper next year. Or conversely do you think it will hold resale value?
by jrallen811
December 9th, 2012, 11:19 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: DSi or 3DS XL for daughter's christmas?
Replies: 5
Views: 125

DSi or 3DS XL for daughter's christmas?

Hi all,<br /><br />OK, so I have an old DSi of mine that I was going to give my daughter (turning 6) this Christmas. I'm on a budget but tempted by the 3DS XL mainly because of the screen size and new mario kart game. not totally sure she really will love it since she is young, so the smart play is ...
by jrallen811
October 23rd, 2010, 10:22 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Critic - top lists are often silly but...
Replies: 32
Views: 322

Critic - top lists are often silly but...

critic - cool, thanks for the answer. I'm shocked by the RPG - I thought you didn't really care for the involved ones, and you used to get a friend to occasionally review them as a guest?
by jrallen811
October 23rd, 2010, 7:11 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Critic - top lists are often silly but...
Replies: 32
Views: 322

Critic - top lists are often silly but...

Hey Critic:<br><br>You've reviewed so many games, but if you were on the proverbial desert island, what would you take? Not so much one from each system or anything, but if you just had to play 5 games or so ... can you say which you think are the best or that you would continue to enjoy playing tod...
by jrallen811
September 30th, 2010, 8:32 pm
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: Annual Halloween Game Review Special
Replies: 13
Views: 239

Annual Halloween Game Review Special

Critic, yea, I do love this special feature. I re-read a lot of the reviews every year to get in the mood. the only bad thing is it makes me want to play more games than I have time for....

john



by jrallen811
February 18th, 2009, 9:45 am
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: advice on creating time for gaming
Replies: 15
Views: 264

advice on creating time for gaming

all good ideas, thanks. I agree kids > gaming, trust me my time is about at a ratio of 99/1 on that front. sadly, the 1 or 2 systems idea may be the best option...

by jrallen811
February 15th, 2009, 3:25 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: advice on creating time for gaming
Replies: 15
Views: 264

advice on creating time for gaming

VGC - after bed is a good idea. right now my wife and I have a little together time in bed watching a bit of tube, which is nice, but I'd like to get more caught up on games vs TV, so perhaps I can suggest a rotation of some sort...
by jrallen811
February 14th, 2009, 5:44 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: advice on creating time for gaming
Replies: 15
Views: 264

advice on creating time for gaming

hey all-<br><br>I've had a huge game backlog for years, and I want to do something about it. I have 2 kids now, a job, a wife, and an elderly parent, so I'm short of time. I'm wondering 1. how people carve out time to play games, amd 2. any tips for maximizing the short time you have.<br><br>On a re...
by jrallen811
June 3rd, 2008, 12:49 am
Forum: Review Feedback
Topic: 2008/6/2: Xbox: Star Wars: Battlefront 2, Star Wars: Knights of the Republic, Star Wars: Republic Commando
Replies: 16
Views: 243

2008/6/2: Xbox: Star Wars: Battlefront 2, Star Wars: Knights of the Republic, Star Wars: Republic Commando

I like RPGs, but didnt find KOTOR revolutionary or all that gripping, to be honest. Also, I thought the load screens were a big issue when going from location to location. anyone else notice that?

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