|General Show Impressions:|
Pro: Fewer booth babes for reasons Mark mentioned.
Con: Booth BOYS for Christine to get pictures with.
Pro: Atlus showing, Devil Summoner, Persona 3, and Trauma Center.
Con: Atlus showing Contact and Deep Labyrinth
Pro: Signed lithograph by Kazuma Kaneko & Signed Oblivion strat guide by Todd Howard
Con: Light swag in Kentia this year
Pro: Getting to play Wii
Con: Standing on line for two and a half hours to play Wii for 10 min.
Pro: Danish companies with awesome MMOs and free beer.
Con: Korean companies with games focusing around girls dieting.
Pro: New Might & Magic game looking almost as good as Oblivion but with even more actions the main character can take with their bodies and environment.
Con: New Shadowrun game being a F***ING FPS and rewriting the game's mythos.
Pro: Awesome PR folks such as Graham Markay (Natsume), Zach Meston (Atlus), and Jack Niida (NIS)
Cons: Dumb blonde PR know-nothings "actresses" from yeedangonline
Pro: Cool looking non-mainstream MMOs with free trials such as EVE Online and SEED.
Con: Shitty mainstream MMOs such as Everquest II and Lineage.
Pro: The Wii controller
Con: The PS3 controller
Pro: Graphics on FF12
Con: Graphics on FF3 on the monitor at the show
Pro: Koei in West Hall with playable titles (Gitaroo Man PSP port!)
Con: SNK in Concourse with titles playable by appointment only (Metal Slug Collection, KOF ;_;)
Pro: Free food & drink at Natsume, Atlus, Runestone, and Mythic
Con: Bloated prices at the cafeteria
Pro: No problem finding places for wireless access at show
Con: Big problem finding parking
Pro: Cool DS/GBA titles
Con: Awful Cell Phone titles
Pro: Adam West
Con: Paris Hilton
PRO: RPGFan Staff members getting together and having lots of fun
CON: People having to leave early
|Top 5 RPGs:|
1) Valkyrie Profile 2: Silmeria (PS2)
2) Final Fantasy XII (PS2)
3) Children of Mana (DS)
4) Final Fantasy III (DS)
5) Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime (DS)
|Top 5 Non-RPGs:|
1) Super Mario Galaxy (Wii)
2) Rule of Rose (PS2)
3) Trauma Center: Second Opinion (Wii)
4) Capcom Classics Collction Vol. 2 (Multi)
5) Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz (Wii)
|Top 5 Fun E32K6 Sayings:|
2) Arise, Chicken, Arise!
3) Nobody messes with Adam We!
4) Duh nuh nuh nuh nuh, duh nuh nuh nuh nuh chh!
5) Carl's Junior!
|Top 5 Pieces o' Swag |
1) Limited edition Lithograph signed by Kazuma Kaneko.
2) Oblivion Strat Guide signed by Todd Howard.
3) Jack Frost Writing Tablets.
4) Bumpy Trot Soundtracks.
5) Bumpy Trot Harmonica.