Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Done with Mother 3. For now.

This morning on the commute to work, I spent the whole train ride trying to defeat the most difficult boss in Mother 3 I have encountered so far. My train ride lasts about 40 minutes, and the whole time I was just fighting him. Victory never felt so sweet as when the train pulled in to my stop, the boss finally succumbed. To say it felt marvelous is an understatement. I then saved the game, switched my DS off and promptly walked to my office.

However, during my lunch break, I found to my extreme horror that the save file had disappeared.

I checked my last save backup I made and it was early in the chapter I was at. The boss I defeated this morning was at the end of the chapter. This particular chapter happens to the longest chapter in Mother 3.

So yeah, I'm feeling a wee bit frustrated with the game now. I really wanted to finish it, but it looks like I won't be revisiting it anytime soon. I don't feel like replaying a whole chapter. As far as I'm concerned, I am DONE with Mother 3.

I'm going to play another game. Radiant Historia looks enticing.

2 comments:

  1. Ive alwats wanted to play mother 3. Man if i only knew japanese, or know where to get the us rom :s well i hope u beat it

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  2. It shouldn't be too hard to find the fan translated rom. It's only a google away... Hmm, I should write a post about how to go about playing Mother 3.

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