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    Quote Originally Posted by gusmoney View Post
    Why would you continue to buy carts if you have the very capable multi?
    Personal, nothing more or less. I was forced to sell my NGPC collection off over unemployment a dozen years back. I do draw the line though, as I doubt I'll want to pop for Cotton or Rockman since they go over $100. The only cheap one left is Baseball Stars to finish it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Morden View Post
    Plus, the later mini-games look really great! Basically any one of them could be made into a separate game and I wouldn't mind. I did a write-up on Neo Poke Kun some years ago, and made a thumbnail page of all the mini-games:
    I think all of the mini games look apropriate to the time the 'original' was released - the changes in graphics are one of the aspects that make putting time into Neo Poke Kun so rewarding.

    Nice thumbnail - could you link the write up? Interested in reading it if it is in a language I understand (went to the blog in your sig... sadly I can't read Polish)


    Quote Originally Posted by Morden View Post
    On Flashmasta [...] games smaller than 16 megabit need to be patched to save properly.
    I never noticed that with my Flashmasta... maybe it was fixed somewhere down the line? Maybe I was using patched roms without noticing... or I was just too stupid to notice ^^


    Quote Originally Posted by gusmoney View Post
    Why would you continue to buy carts if you have the very capable multi?
    Collecting... it's insane... I may have fallen for it with the NGPC... fuck.

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    I hear you! Cotton is one of the few games I'm missing to complete the jap set and prices have skyrocketed. Still aiming to get one around the 100$ mark, but with lots of patience I guess... I wasn't going to pick up the flashcart since I already have most of the games, but if I can't manage to get the missing ones I might end up getting it.

    BTW, I haven't been able to find a complete jap Picture Puzzle in a while either. Has that one become sorta strange too?

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    Flash kit is there because of the prices. Cotton(US) and Rockman are the 2 losses I can not currently stomach the price to repurchase which is a shame as they're two amazing games.
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    Carts are only worth it if you have the manuals. I love the manual art.
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    Quote Originally Posted by xsq View Post
    Nice thumbnail - could you link the write up? Interested in reading it if it is in a language I understand (went to the blog in your sig... sadly I can't read Polish)
    Unfortunately, it is in Polish. You can try using Google Translate, but the idiomatic expressions are messing up the translation. For instance, a paragraph which mentions that SNK "bit off more than they could chew" trying to supersede Nintendo's Game Boy is translated as "SNK decided to throw a hoe on the sun", which is a very literal translation, and while not entirely wrong per se, it doesn't make any sense in English. Oh well. Here's the link if you're interested or want to have a laugh with the robot translation: *click*

    P.S. - The text contains some broken links, the thumbnail image being one of them. I hosted these files on Image Shack, but they deleted old accounts. I still have the files, so all I need to do is fix them. I also linked to my dumped save file and three mini-games from the official Poke Kun website, which were released as Windows executables with MIDI music. I need to upload that stuff again. I did a write-up on Faselei as well, linking to the opening music and mentioning which movie the samples speech came from.

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    Ah, thanks for the link - I'll check it out

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    https://web.archive.org/web/20010418...html#mini_game

    So this is a thing. The official neo poke-kun site was actually archived, & surprisingly enough, 3 of the .exe minigames they put up for sampling are still active to download.

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    i have one again hoping to keep it though wife wants me to see if someone will buy it found it at a local pawn shop with 1st mission in it if i keep it looking to get a flash cart

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    jdoll, are you Tanooki in disguise? Punctuation is your friend. Your wife obviously is not. Keep the NGPC and lose the wife.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jdoll View Post
    i have one again hoping to keep it though wife wants me to see if someone will buy it found it at a local pawn shop with 1st mission in it if i keep it looking to get a flash cart
    Holy shit.

    Periods, dude.

    Use them.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jdoll View Post
    i have one again hoping to keep it though wife wants me to see if someone will buy it found it at a local pawn shop with 1st mission in it if i keep it looking to get a flash cart
    What is this nonsense?

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    This guy appears to be a trainwreck.

    Selling an NGPC if he can get more for it than he paid at a pawn shop, per his wife.

    No price nor pictures listed but one can score a copy of Metal Slug First Mission for almost double its value.

    Quote Originally Posted by Walter Benjamin
    As for the collector, his collection is never complete; even if he is missing but a single object, all that he has collected nevertheless remains fragmentary...

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    Ugh... ban this fool.

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