Has there ever been a console company so out of touch with their fanbase?

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2 years ago#1
Is Xbox One the most out of touch with there users ever in the history of consoles? - Results (161 votes)
Yes they are completely out of touch with what gamers want.
90.68% (146 votes)
146
No they are brilliant and will sell very well because it is what gamers want.
9.32% (15 votes)
15
This poll is now closed.
Have to have a internet connection to play games. (even offline ones)

Preowned games, Used games, Friends games, Rentals, you have to pay $60 to play.

Focus is on making it a Voice activated Media Center not a gaming device?

Seriously... I don't think Halo and Gears of War "exclusive" is enough to justify getting a Xbox One now.
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2 years ago#2
Nintendo is not only out of touch with their fanbase, but with reality - period.
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2 years ago#3
Wait, gamers donīt want facebook and skype + cable tv? Madness!
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2 years ago#4
From: Garfield64 | Posted: 5/21/2013 8:12:46 PM | #001
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Have to have a internet connection to play games. (even offline ones) Shut down.

Preowned games, Used games, Friends games, Rentals, you have to pay $60 to play. Shut down.

Focus is on making it a Voice activated Media Center not a gaming device? It;s still a gaming device.

Seriously... I don't think Halo and Gears of War "exclusive" is enough to justify getting a Xbox One now.

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2 years ago#5
Newbie00 posted...
Nintendo is not only out of touch with their fanbase, but with reality - period.


At least Nintendo deep down is still about gaming....

What is Xbox about now? NFL?
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2 years ago#6
Newbie00 posted...
Nintendo is not only out of touch with their fanbase, but with reality - period.


So that's why Nintendo uses No used games, semi drm, and forced installs.


oh wait.........
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2 years ago#7
Sony - 2004 onwards (especially with PS4)

Nintendo 2010 onwards (but not 3DS)
2 years ago#8
Newbie00 posted...
Nintendo is not only out of touch with their fanbase, but with reality - period.


You spelt Microsoft wrong.

Zing.
2 years ago#9
knightimex posted...
Newbie00 posted...
Nintendo is not only out of touch with their fanbase, but with reality - period.


So that's why Nintendo uses No used games, semi drm, and forced installs.


oh wait.........


Irrelevant points.

This is why no one listens to you on the Wii U board.
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2 years ago#10
It's not that they are out of touch with us... it is just that they don't care and would rather craft the system to appeal to devs before customers.

I look forward to seeing how far that gets them.
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