Handheld ONLY gamers: What is the BIGGEST ISSUE keeping you from console gaming?

#1srsgamer87Posted 4/16/2013 11:37:05 AM
Choose the issue that you feel is MOST important: - Results (161 votes)
My PS3 / 360 doesn't fit in my pockets
18.01% (29 votes)
I'm a simple man, I prefer simple games
6.83% (11 votes)
The high resolutions of console games give me a headache
3.11% (5 votes)
I can't play my console from the bathroom
27.33% (44 votes)
other (please specifiy in post)
44.72% (72 votes)
This poll is now closed.
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#2MarsfordPosted 4/16/2013 11:41:41 AM
Other - consoles generally don't have the RPGs I like.
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#3pvtplatypusPosted 4/16/2013 11:43:41 AM
I just enjoy relaxing while playing handheld games. For whatever reason, I've always preferred them.
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#4pbandjamesPosted 4/16/2013 11:45:25 AM
Other: It's cheaper and I can generally get the same satisfaction out of it. Also, the convenience of stop-and-drop pick-up-and-play is much better than starting up a console and getting really invested just to have to turn it off in half an hour.
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#5Dual-Shock3Posted 4/16/2013 11:46:36 AM
My 3DS stinks cause i play it in the toilet everyday.
#6toadiemanPosted 4/16/2013 11:49:34 AM
Console games try too hard to be low rate movies.
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#7PsychoWolfXPosted 4/16/2013 11:53:09 AM
I like being able to move around when I am playing games. Console games pretty much keep me rooted in the same spot. I can't lay in bed and play my PS3

Most PS3/360 games just aren't as fun as 3DS games. A lot of them feel more like interactive movies then games. Since I got my 3DS last summer I have been much more interested in Nintendo then Sony or MS

3DS games are $20 cheaper then console games

I still play consoles just as much, if not more then Hand helds though.
#8moogle69Posted 4/16/2013 12:01:57 PM
Other: becsuse they have garbage games
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#9toadiemanPosted 4/16/2013 12:03:54 PM
moogle69 posted...
Other: becsuse they have garbage movies

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#10thedicemasterPosted 4/16/2013 12:07:26 PM(edited)
I have trouble keeping up with fast movement in some games(mostly 2D platformers)
and I'm stuck to my TV at home with a console.
a handheld comes with its own screen so it can be played while watching TV, and can be played on the go.