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Pilotwings Resort (Nintendo 3DS) – The Verdict

Pilotwings Resort (Nintendo 3DS) – The Verdict


When the launch games for the Nintendo 3DS were officially announced, I personally found it odd that Nintendo chose Pilotwings, of all things, to headline the software line-up. After all, it’s a franchise that’s more than a little obscure and one that has gathered a small yet loyal following rather than the behemoth fanbases that properties such as Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda or Pokémon have amassed over the years. Furthermore, I’ll confess that I never played Pilotwings on the SNES or Pilotwings 64 on the Nintendo 64, so had no prior knowledge of what the games entailed, how they played or what exactly the aforementioned loyal fanbase found so appealing about them. And after playing Pilotwings Resort, I’m still at a loss as to why the series is held in such high regard by its fans.

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