I kind of want more console brands in the future.

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ImThe8thWonder
3 years ago#1
A lot of people think that consoles are eventually going to die off and people will just stick with PCs, but I don't think that's a likely fate for a long time.

In fact, I think more console brands would actually be pretty interesting (powerful consoles, not ones like the Ouya). We have the big 3 right now, but seeing EA or Activision/Blizzard jump into the mix could be interesting. There might not be enough room in the industry for too much competition, but then again, competition is a good thing for the gaming industry.

Which company would you like to make a console similar to the Playstation/Xbox/Wii formula?

User Info: Big Fan

Big Fan
3 years ago#2
Apple or the long rumored Steam Box
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Worker_8_
3 years ago#3
So I'd have buy more consoles to play exlcusive games that I'd want? No thanks, three is enough.

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3 years ago#4
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ImThe8thWonder
3 years ago#5
Big Fan posted...
Apple or the long rumored Steam Box


Forgot all about Apple. They're probably the most likely to join into the console business. Though I get the feeling they'd just make something like the Ouya.

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trav3901
3 years ago#6
To many consoles is the reason the industry nearly crashed years ago. It is not a good idea
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SunDevil77
3 years ago#7
trav3901 posted...
To many consoles is the reason the industry nearly crashed years ago. It is not a good idea


Yup. Can't be good for the industry.

If I had to choose though...Sega. Genesis 2. Or Dreamcast 2.
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trav3901
3 years ago#8
SunDevil77 posted...
trav3901 posted...
To many consoles is the reason the industry nearly crashed years ago. It is not a good idea


Yup. Can't be good for the industry.

If I had to choose though...Sega. Genesis 2. Or Dreamcast 2.


This. But the dreamcast must have a tablet control similar to the wii u.
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User Info: AwayFromHere

AwayFromHere
3 years ago#9
No company that makes billions of dollars on games is going to limit their revenue stream by limiting their games to one system, especially one of their own creation.

Look at it this way, between PC, 360, and PS3 Call of Duty sells roughly 9 million copies. Only 9 million copes to potentially 200 million+ users. That's not even 5%.
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User Info: sworder

sworder
3 years ago#10
AwayFromHere posted...
Look at it this way, between PC, 360, and PS3 Call of Duty sells roughly 9 million copies. Only 9 million copes to potentially 200 million+ users. That's not even 5%.


Call of Duty sells around 30 million games every year
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