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Sat 02/10/04 at 23:06
Posts: 23,216
Well, I've got it. I'm not entirely sure what to think of it yet.. I just managed to buy my house on my very first day, which well, makes it seem like I just completed the game in about two hours.

I'm sure there's much more to it than I'm seeing right now, guess I have to be patient. It's wonderfully charming though, not quite the levels of Earthbound, but nice enough.

I want my little Elf guy to learn self-defence though, because those police dogs don't look like they'd do much to prevent crime, especially giving me all the lost and found items.

Can I become a superhero? I'll have to design my own costume, naturally.
Sun 03/10/04 at 13:32
"Homemade Cherry Pie"
Posts: 903
I'm bored of it. I imported it and so i can't sell it now:(
Pah, i'll probably go back to it at halloween, then christmas for the presents. And to hit people.
Sun 03/10/04 at 13:31
Posts: 18,185
Tiltawhirl wrote:
> I enjoyed it for the first week...then I sold it.

Fair enough.
Sun 03/10/04 at 13:29
Posts: 21,800
I enjoyed it for the first week...then I sold it.
Sun 03/10/04 at 13:26
Posts: 18,185
I'm finding the game rather refreshing. I don't play it loads, just a quick go every day and it has charmed me.

Just trying to complete collections and playing NES games.

I find it a very enjoyable game so far, not quite as wonderful as Harvest Moon (which is just fantastic)... but a sorta different type of game.
Sun 03/10/04 at 12:36
Posts: 11,038
I tried to chop people with my axe.
Sun 03/10/04 at 12:35
Posts: 7,741
Amazing how such boredom can be so overhyped.
Sun 03/10/04 at 01:37
Posts: 16,558
Bug catching net? Not sticks? Damn..
Sun 03/10/04 at 00:05
Posts: 11,875
It's rubbish.

The only fun I had was putting a Swastika on my t-shirt and running around the village hitting people with my bug catching net.
Sat 02/10/04 at 23:13
Posts: 11,038
Grix Thraves wrote:
> New Year's Eve
> Fri, Dec 31, 11 p.m. - 1 a.m.
> Animal Crossing bring a new meaning to the phrase "Party
> Animal." Go down to the lake between 11pm, December 31st and
> 1am, January 1st to celebrate the start of a new year with your
> fellow villagers. There will be a countdown to the new year and there
> will also be a fireworks bonanza. Find Tortimer amongst the crowd and
> he will give you a noisemaker as a memento of the occasion.
> Good God. Does anyone really want to be inside, on their own, playing
> a computer game on one of the only days of the year that everyone
> celebrates?
> I guess you can do whatever you like, but wow.

You can just do what I did, change the GC's internal clock to different dates to take advantage of the different events.
Sat 02/10/04 at 23:12
Posts: 23,216
munn wrote:
"I bought Skies"

Good move.

I'll play Crossing for a bit, then sell it... I could do with the money.

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