Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

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Post by glux » Fri Jun 16, 2017 8:48 pm

[QUOTE="Valigarmander, post: 1633014, member: 30663"]
Just... why Rabbids?[/QUOTE]
I can't imagine any other Ubisoft IP working with Mario...

... except for, you know, Rayman himself.
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Post by Calamity Panfan » Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:32 pm

^ psh, you know assassin's creed in the mushroom kingdom would own
and that's the waaaaaaaaaay the news goes

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Post by glux » Sat Jun 17, 2017 5:47 am

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Re: Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

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Post by Valigarmander » Fri Aug 25, 2017 9:55 am

The intro cutscene, if you're interested.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yTWOafdcP_Y

This is my first experience with Rabbids and ****, they really are like Minions, aren't they?

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Post by I am nobody » Fri Aug 25, 2017 3:32 pm

I'm a little interested, it only because it's basically XCOM and I'd like for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe to not be my only worthwhile Switch game. That said, I don't like Rabbis, really don't like Ubisoft, and there's already loads (including real XCOM) coming out in the next month, so I probably won't get around to it for quite some time.

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Re: Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

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Post by Booyakasha » Fri Aug 25, 2017 3:56 pm

Valigarmander wrote:
Fri Aug 25, 2017 9:55 am
This is my first experience with Rabbids and ****, they really are like Minions, aren't they?
...Rabbids came first. But yes.

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Post by Marilink » Fri Aug 25, 2017 4:45 pm

Rabbids are basically Protominions.

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Post by Valigarmander » Wed Aug 30, 2017 10:05 am

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Post by Marilink » Thu Aug 31, 2017 10:15 am

I've been hearing good things about this game, particularly the Kirkhope OST. I'll have to give that a listen.

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Post by Cravdraa » Thu Aug 31, 2017 2:26 pm

I watched some footage and the makers of this game seem to be under the strange impression that people... like? the rabbids?

The actual game looks fun though.

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Post by New! Tazy Ten » Thu Aug 31, 2017 3:18 pm

Color me surprised.

Probably not gonna get it due to the subject matter but the fact that it's apparently good isn't something I was expecting.

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Post by Marilink » Thu Aug 31, 2017 6:36 pm

I mean, I actually had high expectations for this game when it was revealed that it was basically Mario XCOM.

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Post by Calamity Panfan » Fri Sep 01, 2017 1:43 am

my buddy got the game and says it's a good time. gonna have to give it a whirl next time i'm at his place

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Post by е и ժ е я » Sat Sep 16, 2017 3:14 am

I have watched some promotional videos out of a sort of curiousity, and despite the Ubisoft branding I'm surprised to say that it actually looks more like the Rabbids are just along for the ride and it's actually a Mario game for the most part. The gameplay looked solid-ish, like a sort of Mario 3D World but with more shooting in a kind of Smash TV style.
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Post by Random User » Sun Sep 17, 2017 9:55 am

Yeah I checked out some gameplay and surprisingly the game looks pretty fun. I'll have to check it out whenever I pick up a Switch.

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Post by Spritedude » Sun Sep 17, 2017 9:38 pm

I picked it up, played through the first world so far, and I'm really enjoying it. It's surprisingly deep and challenging. It's not just a kid-friendly version of XCOM.

And I totally understand why people find the Rabbids annoying, but so far (maybe except for the opening cutscene) they've been pretty tolerable, even funny sometimes. I'm not above some good slapstick.

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