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Putting this here because I can't seem to put it in the devID box. I love meeting people from different countries. Just don't count on me being able to speak your language. ^^;



Purple Haze by ErraticInk

I think you did a decent job here. I like the coloring on this and how the shading turns everything purple. That dynamic style of color...

by Neon-Nika88

Very beautiful job you did here. It's always good to see ocs like this. Fakemon are relatively new to me, and apparently the most popul...


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Welcome to my humble profile. I'm just a normal guy who draws for fun, not fame or fortune. As you can see, I draw fan art, mostly Nintendo-related, and even made up a few OCs.
I'm also dabbling in photography. I wouldn't call myself an actual photographer because that would imply that I know what I'm doing. :p I'm just a man with a camera who takes pictures of things he feels would make a good photo.
I think of myself as an Internet gentleman, always striving to be polite, honest, and kind, but if you come in here acting like a little bitch, I will be glad to accommodate you.

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In 1986, Nintendo released Nazo no Murasame-Joh for the Famicom Disk System. The gameplay was similar to Zelda in a few ways. You have a top-down view with no scrolling, but instead of an RPG in a fantasy setting, NMJ was a fast-paced action game set in Edo-period Japan. Why have we not heard of this game before now? Because apparently no one in Japan liked it. It wasn't a bad game, but it was released in the same year as SMB: The Lost Levels, Legend of Zelda, Metroid, and Castlevania, so it had to compete with those. I first heard of NMJ the same way every other North American gamer did, by playing Takamaru's Ninja Castle in Nintendo Land for the Wii U. After I did my homework on it, it seemed like an interesting game. I would have never expected Nintendo to release it in the States, though.

The story is pretty cool. One day, something golden fell from the sky and landed inside the legendary Murasame Castle. Turns out that object was a rogue extraterrestrial hellbent on seizing control of the land and wrecking havoc upon all who stand in its way. This alien creature bestows upon the four neighboring lords evil spheres of great power, which they use to summon hordes and hordes of ninjas to slay the villagers. One lone man is called upon by the shogunate to investigate Murasame Castle, our hero and samurai apprentice, Takamaru. So think Cowboys and Aliens, but instead of cowboys, you have samurai.

As for gameplay, well, it's not for newbies. This is a fast-paced action game, where you're fighting dozens of bloodthirsty ninjas that will attack you if you don't move fast enough. They move very fast, and throw shuriken and fireballs at you. You only have three hits before you die, and you don't get a lot of chances to replenish your health, so most of the time it's better to just keep running and get to the end of that stage. There are five stages, each divided into two halves, the road to the castle and the castle itself. When you get a Game Over, you have a chance to save your game and you can restart in the beginning of the stage, or castle if you've made it that far. So while the game is quite difficult, it's also very forgiving. You always feel encouraged to keep going, no matter how many times you die.

If your looking for challenge in your games, or want to experience a forgotten chapter in gaming history, or both, then Nazo no Murasame-Joh, known in English as The Mysterious Murasame Castle, might be right up your alley!

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Rotommowtom Featured By Owner 2 days ago
i was thinking maybe you could draw your toad character with mine
JK-Kino Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Check here first.
Rotommowtom Featured By Owner 1 day ago
okay here!'s 20Points 's
for annie and ur toad character
JK-Kino Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
His name is Kino, and sure thing. I'll get to it soon.
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RUinc Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2014
have fun on inkbunny
JK-Kino Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Heh. Guess the cat's out of the bag.
Venom2424 Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2014  Hobbyist
C: i like all of your artwork, keep up the good work hehe
JK-Kino Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks. Glad you like it.
MarioXMariana Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2014
well...i guess you were speaking yer mind..and thats ok..i just dont agree with that.
JK-Kino Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
What are you talking about? I wasn't bashing your art.
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