Nintendo keeps resorting to gimmicks to stay relevant but it wont work this time

#91IIX3(Topic Creator)Posted 11/30/2012 5:38:06 AM
jairusmonillas posted...
MarioGalaxy2 posted...
DemonDog666 posted...
MANTI5 posted...
The ONLY company that has anything to worry about is Sony. Their gaming division is tanking, their stocks have been downgraded to junk status, and the vita is a complete failure. They can't afford another ps3 so they are in deep trouble this gen. Could be their last console.


I don't know about you but I'd rather have a low selling console with good games then a high selling console with crappy gimmicks forced in every game and very few worthwhile games.


Your right the only good games the Wii had were:

1 Super Mario Galaxy
2 Super Mario Galaxy 2
3 The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
4 World of Goo
5 Super Smash Bros. Brawl
6 The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword
7 Xenoblade Chronicles
8 Rayman Origins
9 Metroid Prime Trilogy
10 Resident Evil 4: Wii Edition
11 Okami
12 Metroid Prime 3: Corruption
13 Cave Story
14 Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10
15 Art of Balance
16 New Super Mario Bros. Wii
17 Donkey Kong Country Returns
18 Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros' Treasure
19 Little King's Story
20 Sin and Punishment: Star Successor
21 LostWinds: Winter of the Melodias
22 Bomberman Blast
23 Kirby's Epic Yarn
24 Boom Blox Bash Party
25 Fluidity
26 Punch-Out!!
27 Tetris Party
28 Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars
29 Super Paper Mario
30 Boom Blox
31 Kirby's Return to Dream Land
32 Excitebots: Trick Racing
33 Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11
34 Pro Evolution Soccer 2009
35 Monster Hunter Tri
36 No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle
37 Bit.Trip Complete
38 Swords & Soldiers
39 Rhythm Heaven Fever
40 No More Heroes
41 MLB Power Pros
42 Mega Man 9
43 Tales of Monkey Island
44 WarioWare: Smooth Moves
45 And Yet It Moves
46 Bully: Scholarship Edition
47 Pro Evolution Soccer 2008
48 Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People
49 Dead Space: Extraction
50 Trauma Team
51 Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection
52 NyxQuest: Kindred Spirits
53 Sonic Colors
54 Mario Kart Wii
55 Art Style: ORBIENT
56 de Blob
57 Mega Man 10
58 Silent Hill: Shattered Memories
59 Dawn of Discovery
60 Bit.Trip Flux
61 GoldenEye 007
62 MadWorld
63 escapeVektor: Chapter 1
64 LostWinds
65 Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn
66 Muramasa: The Demon Blade
67 Wario Land: Shake It!
68 Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure
69 LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga
70 Wii Sports Resort
71 Red Steel 2
72 A Boy and His Blob
73 Bit.Trip Beat
74 Trauma Center: Second Opinion
75 The Last Story
76 Geometry Wars: Galaxies
77 Wii Fit
78 Bit.Trip Core
79 Rune Factory Frontier
80 Rabbids Go Home
81 NBA Jam
82 Metroid: Other M
83 Blast Works: Build, Trade, Destroy
84 Bit.Trip Void
85 Toki Tori
86 Mario Strikers Charged
87 LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4
88 The House of the Dead: Overkill
89 Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing
90 de Blob 2
91 Castlevania: The Adventure ReBirth

Yes motion controls this generation could of been better implemented.

But still a lot of people underrate how awesome the Wii is.


List of shovelware games.

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#92wh0_kn0wsPosted 11/30/2012 5:55:11 AM
jairusmonillas posted...
List of shovelware games.


lol, this board
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#93renzsweetPosted 11/30/2012 6:02:10 AM
kamikaze135 posted...
My vision of Nintendo has changed. I see them as the only company in the market willing to go full force with idea. They eventually get games to work using these ideas and I end up enjoying. It takes a while for amazing games to be released for their systems, but I don't mind the wait.


Right there. No one else is stepping out of their comfort zones; they all want to play it safe. I am weary of safe. As much as I am frustrated with Nintendo, I applaud their willingness to do what the others will not, especially when the others just end up copying Nintendo anyway, such as with adding motion control after mocking the Wii for so long, and then admitting with their actions that Nintendo was right all along. I want different. Gaming is feeling too stale to me after more that 3 decades.
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#94lDarkdrakPosted 11/30/2012 6:06:37 AM
The reason TC hates the Wii/Wii U is because he doesn't have any friends. Those console are way better when you group with other friends. We were 8 playing Nintendo Land and it was so fun. Too bad you're gonna miss out on all the fun TC.
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#95banjo kazooiePosted 11/30/2012 6:23:52 AM
justin_mc posted...
Anyone who would hope for failure of any company is the most pathetic type of person.


EA. Actiblizzard. These two (three) companies have abhorrent business practices that make me wish for their respective failures. May the employees of the developers they hold dominion over swiftly find jobs paid for by less evil companies, or form their own, successful, less evil companies.
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#96DreamsaberPosted 11/30/2012 6:35:15 AM
MarioGalaxy2 posted...
DemonDog666 posted...
MANTI5 posted...
The ONLY company that has anything to worry about is Sony. Their gaming division is tanking, their stocks have been downgraded to junk status, and the vita is a complete failure. They can't afford another ps3 so they are in deep trouble this gen. Could be their last console.


I don't know about you but I'd rather have a low selling console with good games then a high selling console with crappy gimmicks forced in every game and very few worthwhile games.


Your right the only good games the Wii had were:

[list of games]

Yes motion controls this generation could of been better implemented.

But still a lot of people underrate how awesome the Wii is.
"ctrl+F: Crystal Bearers"
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This upsets me for reasons I do not understand.

Wiiplayer111 posted...
I remember when analog sticks, shoulder buttons, and online were gimmicks...
Let's get you back to your chair, granddad. (:
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#97greatone101Posted 11/30/2012 6:47:41 AM
MarioGalaxy2 posted...
DemonDog666 posted...
MANTI5 posted...
The ONLY company that has anything to worry about is Sony. Their gaming division is tanking, their stocks have been downgraded to junk status, and the vita is a complete failure. They can't afford another ps3 so they are in deep trouble this gen. Could be their last console.


I don't know about you but I'd rather have a low selling console with good games then a high selling console with crappy gimmicks forced in every game and very few worthwhile games.


Your right the only good games the Wii had were:

1 Super Mario Galaxy
2 Super Mario Galaxy 2
3 The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
4 World of Goo
5 Super Smash Bros. Brawl
6 The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword
7 Xenoblade Chronicles
8 Rayman Origins
9 Metroid Prime Trilogy
10 Resident Evil 4: Wii Edition
11 Okami
12 Metroid Prime 3: Corruption
13 Cave Story
14 Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10
15 Art of Balance
16 New Super Mario Bros. Wii
17 Donkey Kong Country Returns
18 Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros' Treasure
19 Little King's Story
20 Sin and Punishment: Star Successor
21 LostWinds: Winter of the Melodias
22 Bomberman Blast
23 Kirby's Epic Yarn
24 Boom Blox Bash Party
25 Fluidity
26 Punch-Out!!
27 Tetris Party
28 Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars
29 Super Paper Mario
30 Boom Blox
31 Kirby's Return to Dream Land
32 Excitebots: Trick Racing
33 Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11
34 Pro Evolution Soccer 2009
35 Monster Hunter Tri
36 No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle
37 Bit.Trip Complete
38 Swords & Soldiers
39 Rhythm Heaven Fever
40 No More Heroes
41 MLB Power Pros
42 Mega Man 9
43 Tales of Monkey Island
44 WarioWare: Smooth Moves
45 And Yet It Moves
46 Bully: Scholarship Edition
47 Pro Evolution Soccer 2008
48 Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People
49 Dead Space: Extraction
50 Trauma Team
51 Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection
52 NyxQuest: Kindred Spirits
53 Sonic Colors
54 Mario Kart Wii
55 Art Style: ORBIENT
56 de Blob
57 Mega Man 10
58 Silent Hill: Shattered Memories
59 Dawn of Discovery
60 Bit.Trip Flux
61 GoldenEye 007
62 MadWorld
63 escapeVektor: Chapter 1
64 LostWinds
65 Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn
66 Muramasa: The Demon Blade
67 Wario Land: Shake It!
68 Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure
69 LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga
70 Wii Sports Resort
71 Red Steel 2
72 A Boy and His Blob
73 Bit.Trip Beat
74 Trauma Center: Second Opinion
75 The Last Story
76 Geometry Wars: Galaxies
77 Wii Fit
78 Bit.Trip Core
79 Rune Factory Frontier
80 Rabbids Go Home
81 NBA Jam
82 Metroid: Other M
83 Blast Works: Build, Trade, Destroy
84 Bit.Trip Void
85 Toki Tori
86 Mario Strikers Charged
87 LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4
88 The House of the Dead: Overkill
89 Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing
90 de Blob 2
91 Castlevania: The Adventure ReBirth

Yes motion controls this generation could of been better implemented.

But still a lot of people underrate how awesome the Wii is.


Looking at metacritic in terms of AAA games. Wii Only had 14 games over 90%, now lets compare that to the PS3 which came out at the same time which has 44 games over 90%.

Most of all the games you listed were pure and utter crap. Good try though.
#98IIX3(Topic Creator)Posted 11/30/2012 7:58:58 AM
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#99MotiJrPosted 11/30/2012 8:04:19 AM
You suffer from the same disease many trolls do, Opinionitis. You seem to think your opinion is fact and everyone else is wrong.

'Keep defending them if it makes you feel better about your purchase, but I'm done with them. I look forward to when some real next gen consoles come out' This statment here is testament to the fact that you're rather self involved and clueless. Welcome to the ignore list. We hope you enjoy your stay...forever!!!
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#100StopthinkPosted 11/30/2012 8:07:15 AM
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