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Animal Crossing X Mario Kart 8 First Impressions

Journal Entry: Thu Apr 23, 2015, 1:40 PM


Today is the day when the new DLC for Mario Kart 8 comes out. Having most of the morning off, I decided to download it and try it out. So far, I think it's really good :D
First thing I did was scan some amiibos to get the new Mii suits. I am surprised and somewhat confused that the Rosalina, Toad, and Bowser amiibos were not compatible with the first update given that they are Mario characters. But I do like the new outfits. I'm especially looking forward to the PAC-MAN one with the animated Pac-Man on the back of the helmet.
The first new character I tried out was the girl Villager. I think she's incredibly adorable, with her pink ponytail and her red jacket. :aww: I went with the City Tripper scooter and went to the Crossing Cup.
The redesigned Baby Park is still as chaotic as before. I was able to avoid getting shelled to death, and I somehow avoided all the other racers despite constantly passing them. I wasn't too fond of the remake of Cheese Land since it no longer looks like it's set on the Moon, but I do like the design of the environment, with lots of cheese and cheese-related accessories. Wild Woods is one of Nintendo's most visually-amazing Mario Kart courses. The way the course is designed is so amazingly detailed, not just with textures, but with setting things. I'll let Gamexplain tell you more, though. And to top it off, the Animal Crossing course is really great. I haven't played any Animal Crossing games, so I can't speak for how authentic a representation of the town it is, but I like the details that I do recognize, such as the characters and the balloons holding Item Boxes. I do wish we'd see more K.K. Slider, since he's my favorite AC character.
After that, I tried out the Bell Cup as Dry Bowser on the Bone Rattler (note: this is a really bad combination since it cripples every stat but speed). I don't care too much about the remake of Neo Bowser City. I didn't like the course in Mario Kart 7, and there wasn't much expanded upon in the 8 version, save for an anti-gravity section shoehorned into the end. Fortunately, Ribbon Road more than makes up for Neo Bowser City. I love how it takes the simple concept and design of the original, just a road made of ribbon, and expands it to being part of a playset created by an obvious Nintendo fan (perhaps 9-Volt or Master Hand). I especially like how each section is themed, such as the anti-gravity section is based on Rosalina. Next is Super Bell Subway, which is the track I was the most excited for. I love the tracks that take place in locations where you wouldn't expect a race, but would have plenty of people to watch the race, such as Coconut Mall and Sunshine Airport. Like Wild Woods, I love the amount of detail put in. The terminal has shops that all have different things that they sell if you look close enough, there are ads all over the walls, and the subway tunnels themselves also have some very well-done graffiti. I also like how there are so many ways you can go in such a small area. And to top it all off, we have Big Blue, based on the F-Zero tracks of the same name. Like Mute City, I love the references to F-Zero, such as getting coins from recharge pads and the walls slowing you down, and well as the new ideas, such as having water flowing along the track. It's also got some of the best music from the pack, being a jazzy cover of Big Blue's music, mainly from F-Zero X.
All in all, I really enjoy this DLC and I highly recommend it.

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Alex Harimon-Agins
Artist | Student | Traditional Art
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Hello! I am Alex, a Rosalina fan who, like so many others, loves her. But don't judge me unfairly because of the other Rosalina fanboys. I'm really a very nice guy if you'll treat me kindly.
:iconalexh-aplz::iconpurple-xplz::iconrosalina-plz:

As well as Rosalina, I am also deeply in love with Lady Palutena from the Kid Icarus series :love:
:iconalexh-aplz::iconpurple-xplz::iconladypalutenaplz:

I am a big Mario series fan. My favorite game in the regular series, being my first, is Super Mario Galaxy. My favorite Mario spin-off is Mario Kart Wii. It's also my favorite video game of all time.
I also like F-Zero X, the Kirby series, the Smash Bros. series, and Kid Icarus: Uprising.

Favorite Video Games:
1. Mario Kart Wii
2. Super Mario Galaxy
3. Super Smash Bros Brawl
4. Kid Icarus: Uprising
5. Mario Tennis 64

Favorite Mario Characters:
1. Rosalina
2. Daisy
3. Waluigi
4. Shy Guy
5. Toadette

Favorite Smash Bros.
1. Samus
2. Captain Falcon
3. Kirby

Favorite Melee-rs
1. Roy, my boy
2. Dr. Mario
3. Ganondorf
4. Mr. Game & Watch
5. Mewtwo

Favorite Brawlers
1. ZS Samus
2. Pit
3. Mr. Game & Watch
4. Ice Climbers
5. R.O.B.

Favorite Sm4shers:
1. Palutena :love:
2. Rosalina :love:
3. ZS Samus
4. Pit
5. Mr. Game & Watch
6. ROB
7. WiiFit Trainer
8. Dr. Mario
9. Robin
10. Morton Koopa Jr. (Bowser Jr. skin)

Favorite F-Zero racers:
1. Jody Summer
2. Mighty Gazelle
3. Captain Falcon
4. Dr. Stewart
5. McCLOUD!

Favorite Transformed Racers:
1. Gum
2. Wreck-It Ralph
3. AGES
4. Vyse, Vyse, baby
5. Mii

Favorite Tekken Fighters:
1. Angel
2. Alisa
3. Bob/Slim Bob
4. Alex
5. Christie

Favorite Kid Icarus characters:
1. Palutena :love:
2. Pit
3. Pyrrhon
4. Phosphora
5. Arlon (who breaks the trend of the list)

Favorite TF2 mercs:
1. Pyro
2. Spy
3. Medic
4. Scout
5. Sniper

Favorite Kirby characters:
1. Poppy Bros. Jr.
2. Galacta Knight
3. Prince Fluff
4. Meta Knight
5. The pink puffball himself

Video game crack pairings and fan shippings I enjoy:
Alex (my self-insert) X Rosalina
Alex X Palutena
Mr. Game & Watch X Princess Zelda
Any couple involving R.O.B. (especially Mr. Game & Watch X R.O.B. and Samus X R.O.B.)
Rosalina X Pit
Rosalina X Marth
Marth X Roy
Marth X Peach
Mr. Game & Watch X Samus
Samus X Captain Falcon
Pit X Phosphora
DocFit (Dr. Mario x WiiFit Trainer)
Link X Lana
Jody Summer X John Tanaka (F-Zero)
Gum (Jet Set Radio) X Vyse (Skies of Arcadia)
HenryShipping (Code Name STEAM's John Henry X Henry Fleming)
ScienceShipping (Code Name STEAM's Randolph Carter X Tin Man)

Video game crack pairings and fan shippings I kinda like, but not much:
White Mage X Waluigi
Daisy X Mario
Waluigi X Daisy
Samus X Mario
Samus X Zelda
Pit X Peach
Kirby X Jigglypuff
Rosalina X Samus
Rosalina X Ike
Palutena X Link
Pit X Lucina

Video game crack pairings and fan shippings I will never like:
Solid - Rose (Snake X Rosalina)
Bowser X Rosalina
Most couples involving Ike (Samus X Ike, Pit X Ike, Marth X Ike, etc...)
Pit X Palutena
Toad X Toadette (they are siblings)
Popo X Nana
Luigi X Rosalina
Any involving Yoshi (besides Yoshi X Birdo, but I'm indifferent about that one)
Palutena X Ganondorf (seriously, WTF?)

Non-Video Game Shippings I Like:
Wreck-It Ralph X Elsa
Emmet X Wyldstyle

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Favorite New Mario Kart 8 Mii Racing Suit? 

40%
4 deviants said Mega Man Suit
30%
3 deviants said Rosalina Suit
20%
2 deviants said Pac-Man Suit
10%
1 deviant said Sonic Suit
0%
No deviants said Toad Suit
0%
No deviants said Villager Suit
0%
No deviants said Wario Suit
0%
No deviants said Olimar Suit
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No deviants said Bowser Suit

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:iconremusyoshi:
remusyoshi Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2015  Student Artist
you hate every shipping that includes Yoshi but not wario?
wtf
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:iconrosalinassoulmate:
RosalinasSoulmate Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
To be honest, I don't really see a lot of Wario shippings.
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:iconremusyoshi:
remusyoshi Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2015  Student Artist
yes but... what about those hot women shippings with wario in it?
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Angelic-Blossoms Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2015
How come you fav'd that stupid journal from..what..two years ago..
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:iconrosalinassoulmate:
RosalinasSoulmate Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
Well, re-reading it, I thought it was actually kinda funny. I hope you don't mind.
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:iconangelic-blossoms:
Angelic-Blossoms Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2015
Well I guess..I can't tell you what to fav and what not to fav..I guess..thank you??
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:iconrosalinassoulmate:
RosalinasSoulmate Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
You're welcome.
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DrChrisman Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks for the Fav:D
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NintendoLover105 Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2015  Student General Artist
Have you checked out the SSB4 character ballot?
cp.nintendo.co.jp/us/

Which character will you ask for?
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:iconrosalinassoulmate:
RosalinasSoulmate Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
I did. I voted for Prince Fluff.
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:iconnintendolover105:
NintendoLover105 Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2015  Student General Artist
Hmm, it's possible that he may become an alternative costume for Kirby, considering how he's very similar.
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:iconrosalinassoulmate:
RosalinasSoulmate Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
I feel like Prince Fluff could have his own moveset based on Kirby's Epic Yarn. The game featured enough moves for some to be considered for him to use. For example, his neutral-B could be the Yarn Whip and his Final Smash could be Tank form.
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Angelic-Blossoms Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2015
To your conversation five days ago...

That was really rude of him to say..I'm an atheist and even I believe that Christians can be also supportive of LGBT-Rights.

Jesus Christ taught his followers to be loving of all those around them..not hateful..don't lump all into a certain few who tend to spew their hatred.
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RosalinasSoulmate Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
That's exactly why I blocked him. He was rude and very narrow-minded.
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CosmosAndChaos Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2015
While it's true you can be Christian and still be gay, that's as much of an oxymoron as a Jewish nazi, or a black KKKlansmember. Christians are homophobes.

I believe only atheists(like me) can be TRULY LGBT-friendly. Christians are modern-day Nazis in my opinion.
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RosalinasSoulmate Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
Dude, I'm a Christian and I fully support gay rights.
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CosmosAndChaos Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2015
I don't believe you. That would be the same as saying "I'm a nazi and I fully respect Jewish people". Christianity is a homophobic religion.
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RosalinasSoulmate Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
Please take your narrow-minded opinions and your violation of Godwin's Law elsewhere. You are not welcome on my page.
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pokefan-271 Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
Mew ❤
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RosalinasSoulmate Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
:iconmew-plz:
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:iconpokefan-271:
pokefan-271 Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
hey ;u; How are you? <3
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:iconrosalinassoulmate:
RosalinasSoulmate Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
I'm good. Yourself?
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DrChrisman Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks for the Favs:D
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Mangafreak996 Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for the :+fav:
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RP-Hetalia-Ivan Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2015
At least Dark Pit and Dark Link have nice colors. That is all.
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