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User Info: knightimex

knightimex
4 years ago#1
Know your gaming history.
http://www.geek.com/articles/games/its-sonys-fault-the-xbox-exists-2013026/

Nintendo started it all.
Like a boss.

Edit
http://www.ign.com/articles/2013/02/06/why-microsoft-got-into-the-console-business
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User Info: Luthor_

Luthor_
4 years ago#2
Thomas Edison
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User Info: pothocket

pothocket
4 years ago#3
Slow clap for this outstanding display of journalism.

Are kids even going to school for this stuff anymore? Because it sure looks like they're just making it up as they go along.
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User Info: CrankShaft

CrankShaft
4 years ago#4
ok. .... im pretty sure microsoft would have made a console with or without sony anyway but whatever

User Info: SoincMetal

SoincMetal
4 years ago#5
Then we should all be praising attari And Pong cause those are what started it all screw every other game company out there...........
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User Info: slyman19

slyman19
4 years ago#6
Screw Nintendo! All bow down before the mighty William Higinbotham!

User Info: OKRecords1138

OKRecords1138
4 years ago#7
SoincMetal posted...
Then we should all be praising attari And Pong cause those are what started it all screw every other game company out there...........


Actually Magnivox started it all with the Odyssey.
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User Info: OmegaBlades

OmegaBlades
4 years ago#8
Didn't read the article, but it your title kinda reminds me of this 4 part series on YouTube about some guy speculating what gaming would be like today if Nintendo's NES completely bombed and they didn't get into the video game industry again.
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User Info: Killah Priest

Killah Priest
4 years ago#9
lol nintendo.
Laugh, and the world laughs with you. Weep, and you weep alone.
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User Info: TheBlueStig

TheBlueStig
4 years ago#10
OKRecords1138 posted...
SoincMetal posted...
Then we should all be praising attari And Pong cause those are what started it all screw every other game company out there...........


Actually Magnivox started it all with the Odyssey.


Nope, Ralph Baer, brown box prototype game system, with analog controllers to boot.
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