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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by markedkiller78 » September 27th, 2018, 10:20 am

SNK cover looks alright if amazon is right? The price though :problem:

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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by geotrig » September 27th, 2018, 10:21 am

Was only looking at it yesterday and still cant get over the price , its a bit premium to say the least.
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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by cools » September 27th, 2018, 10:47 am

Same price directly from the publisher: https://store.nisaeurope.com/collection ... ndo-switch

The Namco one is a bit better:
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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by FrancoB » September 27th, 2018, 12:29 pm

Playing Hollow Knight at the moment. Bought it on PC ages ago but I didn't give it enough chance and sacked it off. Started it on Switch again and I'm loving it. I'm about 20hrs in at the moment. Frame rate is a bit poop in water sections and tbh it seems worse in docked mode which is strange as I thought it was meant to have a bit more grunt when docked? That aside it's pretty rad 8-)

Can't get enough of that Geo :hinthint:

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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by markedkiller78 » September 27th, 2018, 12:48 pm

Without looking into it, it will be running at a higher resolution in docked mode (likely 720 vs 1080)

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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by skykappah » September 27th, 2018, 12:53 pm

I'm not too sure... But I think docking the switch only lets it display in 1080p and doesn't add any grunt... If anything playing in 720p in portable mode should make it a bit faster.
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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by markedkiller78 » September 27th, 2018, 1:03 pm

In docked mode the switch GPU runs (can) at full tilt. In handheld it doesn’t to preserve the already **** poor battery.

I can’t remember the % but it normally offsets the jump from lower res to higher.

Wolfensien 2 is 244p at times handheld and docked can be 480p. It differs between games what gets cut for handheld
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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by cools » September 27th, 2018, 1:20 pm

Developers specify what resolution/effects are used when docked or undocked. More power is available docked, but this doesn't translate into automatic smoother games.

I'm back playing Rayman Legends after parking it for a while. It's nicely chunked and checkpointed, pretty satisfying to chip away at slowly.
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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by geotrig » September 27th, 2018, 1:22 pm

FrancoB wrote:
September 27th, 2018, 12:29 MP
Playing Hollow Knight at the moment. Bought it on PC ages ago but I didn't give it enough chance and sacked it off. Started it on Switch again and I'm loving it. I'm about 20hrs in at the moment. Frame rate is a bit poop in water sections and tbh it seems worse in docked mode which is strange as I thought it was meant to have a bit more grunt when docked? That aside it's pretty rad 8-)

Can't get enough of that Geo :hinthint:
Downloaded it a few weeks ago and played maybe an hr :oops: and put it aside , must give it another go I think it was too late when i was playing so was just falling asleep ! :problem:

I'm waiting for in to the breach to go on offer ! :awe:
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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by geotrig » September 27th, 2018, 1:28 pm

cools wrote:
September 27th, 2018, 1:20 MP
Developers specify what resolution/effects are used when docked or undocked. More power is available docked, but this doesn't translate into automatic smoother games.

I'm back playing Rayman Legends after parking it for a while. It's nicely chunked and checkpointed, pretty satisfying to chip away at slowly.
I vaguely remember some specifying at the start if there was a difference or not when docked ,like you say some Devs did others didnt. Dont see or I'm not noticing this as much now.
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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by LEGENOARYNINLIA » October 3rd, 2018, 7:47 am

How is Splatoon 2 in handheld mode? :whoopsie:

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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by markedkiller78 » October 3rd, 2018, 10:32 am

I only played it handheld mode, ignoring the hub, it was faultless. I think the hub is a higher resolution and 30FPS.

You spend next to no time there, and I think it still runs at 30FPS docked
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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by geotrig » October 3rd, 2018, 10:36 am

psikyo collection vol 2 looks to be up for preorder on playasia. capcom beatemups as well !
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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by SuperPang » October 3rd, 2018, 12:40 pm

geotrig wrote:
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capcom beatemups as well !
This is the one you want.

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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by geotrig » October 3rd, 2018, 12:55 pm

oh wow, didn't see that ! 8-) although being capcom you would think they'd know that most of them were not on cps2 ! :lol:
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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by cools » October 3rd, 2018, 3:02 pm

Tat free edition too. Nice.
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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by LEGENOARYNINLIA » October 3rd, 2018, 5:58 pm

markedkiller78 wrote:
October 3rd, 2018, 10:32 am
I only played it handheld mode, ignoring the hub, it was faultless. I think the hub is a higher resolution and 30FPS.

You spend next to no time there, and I think it still runs at 30FPS docked
Alright, thanks for the info. I've an itch to play the sequel. :)


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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by CTN » October 10th, 2018, 1:29 pm

This must be the most pointless thing since Puzzle de Pon! R.

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Re: Super Nintardbros!

Post by geotrig » October 30th, 2018, 10:00 am

FrancoB wrote:
September 27th, 2018, 12:29 MP
Playing Hollow Knight at the moment. Bought it on PC ages ago but I didn't give it enough chance and sacked it off. Started it on Switch again and I'm loving it. I'm about 20hrs in at the moment. Frame rate is a bit poop in water sections and tbh it seems worse in docked mode which is strange as I thought it was meant to have a bit more grunt when docked? That aside it's pretty rad 8-)

Can't get enough of that Geo :hinthint:
cant get into this at all , found it way to grindy from the start , I do prefer it in docked mode , I did give it another go and found it a bit better but it was still way too much work....its looks nice though. i will go back to it eventually.
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