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Old 05-05-2011   #43
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Originally Posted by SpiritCrusher View Post
Not to mention that a 1-up seems a pretty powerful item for such an easy-to-find spot.
I generally think of 1-ups as only a medium-strength powerup. Life boxes don't change how you play the level; they give you more chances to fail. I think that shields are the most powerful items, because they change the way the player plays. Infinite breath underwater, a second jump, or ring attraction all seem more powerful than one more chance to make that pesky jump.
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