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Why didn't SMB have RNG elements? Wouldn't be difficult to implement and would have made it way harder with randomized enemy movement.
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>>9602141
RNG in 80s platformers, especially the ones with limited continues, would make kids want to kill themselves
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>>9602141
it does
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>>9602160
Where?
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It's not real randomness but the fireworks at the end of a level are meant to feel that way.
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>>9602182
Hammer Bros., Blooper, Bowser
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>>9602182
On those pudding pops.
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>>9602141
Wow why don't you write a letter to Shigeru Miyamoto and let him know what a fucking idiot with no foresight he was? So glad we had some auters like you to come around and set us straight with your wisdom.
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>>9602182
Lakitu, although it's bugged
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>>9602157
>would make kids want to kill themselves
this, I was 4 when I first played that game and I kept running into the 1st goomba. now imagine the goomba but le random moves! i I would've tied that controller cord around my neck
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>>9602928
I like how something as simple as just asking a hypothetical question can send a nintendie into a rage like this.
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>>9602141
Mario 2 made the game harder in a clever way without having to resort to simple AI tricks.
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>>9602141
rng might as well be the central mechanic of the game with the flying koi, lakitu, hammerbros, and hammer bowser



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