4 of the top 5 best selling video franchises are Nintendo exclusives

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User Info: GloryChaos

GloryChaos
4 years ago#11
StarBladeEdge posted...
this will be forever the case. nintendo cheats itself through every gaming gen this way....just pathetic.

i have enough of this tbh


All this over Rayman going multiplatform?
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User Info: gamebuyer22

gamebuyer22
4 years ago#12
Nintendo has milked mario for over 25 years. That includes all the crappy Mario Party, soccer, golf, olympics, GBA releases of Mario games, etc. Pokemon has sold a ton as well. They have also recycled the same game over and over. Nintendo and Activision are very much alike. You would think the Wii series of games would be published by Activision considering how awful they are. Nope Nintendo has gone that low. Crap sells obviously.

User Info: jairusmonillas

jairusmonillas
4 years ago#13
PS1, PS2 and PS3 dominated Nintendo to the point Nintendo is reduced to dominating handheld only. Wii is not counted anymore cause its for the casuals only, ofcourse it would sell, its games are so bad its not in the league with ps3 and 360.

User Info: Sharky8

Sharky8
4 years ago#14
jairusmonillas posted...
PS1, PS2 and PS3 dominated Nintendo to the point Nintendo is reduced to dominating handheld only. Wii is not counted anymore cause its for the casuals only, ofcourse it would sell, its games are so bad its not in the league with ps3 and 360.


You've been ignored. But before I go, I have a gift for you: it's called an apostrophe.

User Info: dennis941012

dennis941012
4 years ago#15
From: gamebuyer22 | #052
Nintendo has milked mario for over 25 years. That includes all the crappy Mario Party, soccer, golf, olympics, GBA releases of Mario games, etc. Pokemon has sold a ton as well. They have also recycled the same game over and over. Nintendo and Activision are very much alike. You would think the Wii series of games would be published by Activision considering how awful they are. Nope Nintendo has gone that low. Crap sells obviously.


what you call awful are better then most games
COD is definition of recycling how many mario striker/tennis/golf game do you see in a console? (granted olympic was >_> but only 3 times) when COD starting with modern warfare was released 6 times in one console life span >_>
At least nintendo adds content and variety and improves the game and launch it but games like madden and cod ugg
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User Info: sonic777

sonic777
4 years ago#16
Sharky8 posted...
jairusmonillas posted...
PS1, PS2 and PS3 dominated Nintendo to the point Nintendo is reduced to dominating handheld only. Wii is not counted anymore cause its for the casuals only, ofcourse it would sell, its games are so bad its not in the league with ps3 and 360.


You've been ignored. But before I go, I have a gift for you: it's called an apostrophe.


it should be "an apostrophe." LMAO!

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User Info: fawfulmark2

fawfulmark2
4 years ago#17
thanthen posted...
Sad. No new core ip for what, 13 years now?


excluding Eshop games, Xenoblade was the last new IP.

the last new IPs from ongoing series were Animal Crossing(2002) and Brain Age(2006).
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User Info: art_of_the_kill

art_of_the_kill
4 years ago#18
Sharky8 posted...
4 of the 5 best selling video game franchises are Nintendo exclusives. This should be evidence enough that the Wii U will do just fine.

Nintendo had all the same franchises on their N64 and Gamecube, and that still did not stop them from getting creamed by Sony.

Hell, the N64 even had two of the best Zelda games ever, and that still wasn't enough to outsell the PS1.
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User Info: Zato Infinite

Zato Infinite
4 years ago#19
Sharky8 posted...
4 of the 5 best selling video game franchises are Nintendo exclusives. This should be evidence enough that the Wii U will do just fine. All the Wii U needs is some more Mario, Pokemon, and Wii Sports/Fit/Play-esque games.



http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_best-selling_video_game_franchises

Mario July 9, 1981 446.53 million

Super Mario September 13, 1985 275.73 million

Pokémon February 27, 1996 219.28 million

Wii November 19, 2006 192.76 million
The Wii series of physical simulation video games was created by Shigeru Miyamoto in 2006 to help with the initial launch of Nintendo's Wii console.


Of course if those are your only IP's who wouldn't think they would sell especially if some of them date back all the way to the early 80's?

User Info: PSOLavis

PSOLavis
4 years ago#20
So what this topic shows is that Nintendo has created nothing new worthwhile in over a decade...that Nintendo rests on their laurels since they know fanboys will buy their games regardless of their quality (Every mario kart past ds, mario party, mario and sonic olympics, etc)
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