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Preview videos: Super Mario Odyssey

Preview videos: Super Mario Odyssey

Super Mario Odyssey is undoubtedly one of the most anticipated games of the end of the year. It is with a little apprehension, but also a lot of excitement that we put our hands on the Joy-Cons to discover some elements of gameplay for approximately one hour. It was quite difficult for us to stop playing the game, and we are looking forward to the release date, in the meantime though, we offer you a bunch videos we captured ourselves.

Preview - Gameplay #1
Preview - Gameplay #2
Preview - Gameplay #3
Preview - Gameplay #4
Preview - Gameplay #5

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Commented on 2017-09-20 15:49:17
So, looks like the game is as good as it looks, right? Can´t wait to play this with my Switch! BIG THANKS for the videos, as always!
Commented on 2017-09-20 15:51:08
Thank you all so much for these videos in very high quality!!!

Nintendo's games' beautiful art styles and gorgeous colors deserve a high quality treatment to truly pop out. Super Mario Odyssey looks freaking epic every time I see it. Just looks incredibly fun and jolly as hell. Another GOTY contender.
Commented on 2017-09-20 17:42:51
Yeah, this looks like a system seller.
Commented on 2017-09-20 18:47:42 In reply to MrWhite
This is a system seller. There, corrected it for you. :D
Commented on 2017-09-20 18:48:57 In reply to Sdarts
Posted by Sdarts
This is a system seller. There, corrected it for you. :D
Touche.
Commented on 2017-09-20 19:41:03 In reply to MrWhite
Posted by MrWhite
Yeah, this looks like a system seller.
Agree. This makes me want to buy a switch. Perfect game to cheer me up in the upcoming cold winter months.
Commented on 2017-09-20 20:28:56
Simply incredible. How is this running on a handheld!
Commented on 2017-09-20 20:45:35
Looks good. Hope they get back to 3D World.
Commented on 2017-09-20 21:56:03
GOTY, Deal with It. *gone back to Galaxy 2*
Commented on 2017-09-20 22:42:55
Played these videos on my 65B6 and to my surprise it looks really crisp, even when sitting 2 meters away from the TV. My guess this is at least 900p or higher.
Commented on 2017-09-21 08:33:29
Game looks rad, I can't wait.

1st party Nintendo games are really polished, its pretty impressive.
Commented on 2017-09-22 21:08:53 In reply to Moonwalker
Posted by Moonwalker
Played these videos on my 65B6 and to my surprise it looks really crisp, even when sitting 2 meters away from the TV. My guess this is at least 900p or higher.
I think it like you, the look is great.
For me The resolution is dynamic 1080p, with a range of 800p-1080p like splatoon 2.
Commented on 2017-09-24 13:03:18
Definitely dynamic res. And why in 2017 are they using checkerboard transparency? Damn... Also noticed Mario's voice and various other sfx sound a bit rough. like they're 11KHz or something. Seems to be using selective AA too, Mario seems smooth but you can see aliasing on stuff in the levels. Might just be proximity based or dynamic like res. Just got to the 5th vid and the music sounded all rough at the beginning too. Hopefully just the vids, would be a pretty big issue if the sound was broken like that in the final version. Saw a bit of stuttering too, guessing they set a lower limit to the dynamic res and when it got a bit too much the fps drops instead.

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