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Old 07-16-2009, 08:46 AM   #1
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This probably is showing my age but...

This is REALLY weird for me. When I was like 3 I remember madballz when they first came out. There were comics, shows and of course those weird ball toys you could get of em. It was a weird series that I never really got into, and it sort of died off quickly.

So what the hell happened? Many many MANY years later, a GAME comes out starting the Madballs cast? This is almost like the stupidest revival ever. Madballs never had GUNS, as far as I know, so this is obviously a stunt to make more people buy it. It's a weird one though because I can't really remember Madballs being such a huge thing, so who's going to remember it? Does anyone here remember Madballs?

It's weird. I do remember the characters, and playing the demo I recognized Oculus and Hornhead and it was bizzare seeing them in a full game. It was like some kind of dream. Playing the game, I wasn't sure if I liked it. Seemed a bit TOO Simplistic. Becides, I only saw Oculus and Hornhead. Are there any others?
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Old 07-16-2009, 12:21 PM   #2
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I had mad balls. I still wonder wtf their purpose was. I mean, you couldn't bounce them because they were shaped like monsters. So wtf were they for? I guess that's how they became collectors items so fast. You had no choice but to leave them on a shelf.
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Old 07-16-2009, 02:35 PM   #3
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Well they had bodies at one point I believe, and you could press a button and they'd spring off. Could be used as a weapon
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Old 07-17-2009, 01:45 PM   #4
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They were great we used to throw them at the pool all the time. I wish i still had my eyeball one he was cool.
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Old 07-24-2009, 03:11 PM   #5
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me too

yes i remember them i had about 4 off them and a book i think there mite off been a cartoon too not sure thow as i was a little sprout back then
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Old 07-24-2009, 03:37 PM   #6
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I only had one and in fact I may still have it somewhere. I agree with the OP though, why the sudden revival? What next, a game staring the M.U.S.C.L.E. wrestlers?
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