So is anyone else playing the Wii U on a standard TV?

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User Info: huyi

huyi
4 years ago#21
Tsutarja495 posted...
Yeah, I'm still playing my games on this
http://i.ebayimg.com/00/s/MTM1NlgxNjAw/$T2eC16JHJGQE9noMZNFiBP-IQ,UYoQ~~60_35.JPG

I never saw a reason to buy a new TV since Nintendo kept giving me the option to play on an SDTV. Maybe in 9th gen I'll get a new one if they make it totally incompatible with the SDTVs.


Eventually there will come a time where you will HAVE to upgrade so you can't stay with crt forever.
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User Info: Tsutarja495

Tsutarja495
4 years ago#22
huyi posted...
Tsutarja495 posted...
Yeah, I'm still playing my games on this
http://i.ebayimg.com/00/s/MTM1NlgxNjAw/$T2eC16JHJGQE9noMZNFiBP-IQ,UYoQ~~60_35.JPG

I never saw a reason to buy a new TV since Nintendo kept giving me the option to play on an SDTV. Maybe in 9th gen I'll get a new one if they make it totally incompatible with the SDTVs.


Eventually there will come a time where you will HAVE to upgrade so you can't stay with crt forever.


"Maybe in 9th gen I'll get a new one if they make it totally incompatible with the SDTVs."

User Info: dougsdad0629

dougsdad0629
4 years ago#23
Tsutarja495 posted...
Yeah, I'm still playing my games on this
http://i.ebayimg.com/00/s/MTM1NlgxNjAw/$T2eC16JHJGQE9noMZNFiBP-IQ,UYoQ~~60_35.JPG

I never saw a reason to buy a new TV since Nintendo kept giving me the option to play on an SDTV. Maybe in 9th gen I'll get a new one if they make it totally incompatible with the SDTVs.


People like you and some of these other posters are the reason the rest of us had to suffer through SD on the original Wii.
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User Info: xXDa-KidXx

xXDa-KidXx
4 years ago#24
stekim40 posted...
So....

You can afford to buy a Wii U, but not an HDTV, which are like HALF the price of the Wii U.

Some people huh.... Crazy


He most likely had money for only of them and chose the Wii U. Not everybody can just throw their money at things when they get some.

As for me, I'm playing on a SDTV, but when I get some spare money, I'm vying a 39 inch HDTV.
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User Info: Ansem_the_evil

Ansem_the_evil
4 years ago#25
No I even have 2 hd tvs one for the living room and 1 for the bedroom and I dont even have a well payed job
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User Info: Estil

Estil
4 years ago#26
I don't have a Wii U, but I play my regular Wii and all my other consoles on a standard TV to avoid the annoying lag you get on flat panel TVs. :P
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User Info: Descedent1

Descedent1
4 years ago#27
I would go insane without hd. Get the tv first, buy the consoles later. Especially in this hd age. Wait till ps4 and 720, with sd it's going to be terrible since games will be native 1080p most likely finally.

Hook up a pc to a tv with s-video and you'll see what I mean. Ugggllyyy

User Info: Descedent1

Descedent1
4 years ago#28
stekim40 posted...
So....

You can afford to buy a Wii U, but not an HDTV, which are like HALF the price of the Wii U.

Some people huh.... Crazy


Exactly! Dat logic :rollseyes:

User Info: ShadowSkill11

ShadowSkill11
4 years ago#29
I don't see how one can afford a WiiU but still not be able to buy an HDTV unless they never actually looked at prices for an HDTV for about 5 years.

User Info: Tsutarja495

Tsutarja495
4 years ago#30
It isn't that I can't afford it, I'm just not willing to pay money for better graphics if I can get away with it.
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