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Secret of Mana? Worthwhile Purchase?

01-26-2011, 02:21 AM
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Secret of Mana? Worthwhile Purchase?

Any thoughts? I'd love to hear from people who played the original on the snes. Is it a worthwhile port or did it get lost in translation? Thanks!

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01-26-2011, 03:57 AM
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Originally Posted by Megladon View Post
Is it a worthwhile port...


01-26-2011, 04:44 AM
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Hi, you seemed to be lost on the Internets.
This is TouchArcade, where 2$ for a game is too much, 5$ is an outrage, and 10$ or more is putting sugar in their car tanks whilst killing puppies.
01-26-2011, 07:53 AM
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the game itself is great. not much change if compared to the original one on SNES.
01-26-2011, 08:53 AM
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Yes. The controls are a little sticky sometimes, but otherwise it plays perfectly. Doesn't have retina display, but it looks pretty good anyway.

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01-26-2011, 09:16 AM
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Easily, yes. I had forgotten how awesome this game was.

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01-26-2011, 09:42 AM
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yeah its a good game, and i like the charge up combat system