(Poll) GameCube first party VS Wii first party

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User Info: MilesTeg420

MilesTeg420
3 years ago#1
GameCube first party VS Wii first party - Results (144 votes)
GameCube
52.78% (76 votes)
76
Wii
27.08% (39 votes)
39
About equal
20.14% (29 votes)
29
This poll is now closed.
Try and look through this list before answering. Honestly, hopefully Wii U can match either because both were pretty good. Here are some examples of franchises released on both platforms:

Mario

Mario Sunshine (GC) vs Mario Galaxy 1+2 (Wii)
Paper Mario TYD (GC) vs Super Paper Mario (Wii)
Mario Golf (GC) vs (nothing on Wii)
Mario Power Tennis vs NPC: Mario Power Tennis (Wii)
Mario Party 4/5/6/7 (GC) vs Mario Party 8+9 (Wii)
Mario Kart: DD (GC) vs Mario Kart Wii (Wii)
(Nothing on GC) vs NSMBWii (Wii)
Mario Super Star Baseball (GC) vs Super Sluggers (Wii)
Mario Strikers (GC) vs Strikers Charged (Wii)
(Nothing on GC) vs Dr. Mario RX (Wii)

Zelda

Wind Waker + Twilight Princess (GC) vs Twilight Princess, Skyward Sword, Link's Crossbow Training (Wii)

Super Smash Bros

Melee (GC) vs Brawl (Wii)

Metroid

Prime 1+2 (GC) vs Prime 3, Prime Trilogy, Other M (Wii)

F-Zero

F-Zero GX vs (nothing on Wii)

Punch-out!!!

(nothing on GC) vs Punch-out!!! (Wii)

Excite

(nothing on GC) vs Excite Truck, Excitebots, World Rally (Wii)

Kirby

Kirby Air Ride (GC) vs Kirby's Epic Yarn, Return to Dreamland, Dream Collection (Wii)

Donkey Kong

Donkey Konga 1+2 vs DKC Returns + Barrel Blast (Wii)

Fire Emblem

Path of Radiance (GC) vs Radiant Dawn (Wii)

Wario

WarioWare INC + Wario World (GC) vs Smooth Moves + WarioLand Shake (Wii)

Star Fox

Adventures + Assault vs (nothing on Wii)

Animal Crossing

Animal Crossing (GC) vs City Folk (Wii)

Pokemon

Colosseum + XD (GC) vs Pokemon Battle Revolution + Rumble (Wii)

Pikmin

Pikmin 1+2 (GC) vs NPC: Pikmin 2 (Wii)

Sin and Punishment

(Nothing on GC) vs Star Successor (Wii)

Luigi's Mansion

Luigi's Mansion (GC) vs (Nothing on Wii)

Wave Race

Blue Storm (GC) vs (Nothing on Wii)

1080 Snowboarding

Avalanche (GC) vs (Nothing on Wii)

Battalion Wars

Battalion Wars (GC) vs Battalion Wars 2 (Wii)

There are a few others, like some new IP on Wii and some one-offs on GameCube (Eternal Darkness, Odama, etc) but for the most part, this list show's Nintendo's output on both consoles for their popular franchises. So which one really had the better support? Also feel free to ignore the NPC stuff on Wii if that's how you feel about it.

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tinfoil21
3 years ago#2
Wow. I never thought about it that way. Looking at your list, it's honestly quite a hard decision.
Before you judge a man, walk a mile in his shoes. After that, who cares? You're a mile away and have his shoes.

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ORANGE666
3 years ago#3
There were 4 mario party games on Gamecube???
Was there even a point to that?

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kingbadjo
3 years ago#4
tinfoil21 posted...
Wow. I never thought about it that way. Looking at your list, it's honestly quite a hard decision.


exactly what I was guna say lol
I don't need violent videogames to reassure myself that I'm an adult.

User Info: MilesTeg420

MilesTeg420
3 years ago#5
ORANGE666 posted...
There were 4 mario party games on Gamecube???
Was there even a point to that?


Not really. I never actually played any of the GameCube MP games. I know they came with a Mic or something.

User Info: Fimble_the_mage

Fimble_the_mage
3 years ago#6
Wii

SMG > SMS
Skyward Sword > WW
Brawl > Melee
Mario Kart Wii > Double Dash
Omegle is the worst site ever

User Info: AllstarJason

AllstarJason
3 years ago#7
Mario

Mario Sunshine (GC) vs Mario Galaxy 1+2 (Wii) - Not particularly close
Paper Mario TYD (GC) vs Super Paper Mario (Wii) - Same this time in GC's favor though
Mario Golf (GC) vs (nothing on Wii)
Mario Power Tennis vs NPC: Mario Power Tennis (Wii) - NPC controlled awful
Mario Party 4/5/6/7 (GC) vs Mario Party 8+9 (Wii) - I guess, series has been meh since after 3 though
Mario Kart: DD (GC) vs Mario Kart Wii (Wii) - DD is among the worst in the series and MKW is among the best
(Nothing on GC) vs NSMBWii (Wii)
Mario Super Star Baseball (GC) vs Super Sluggers (Wii) - didn't play either
Mario Strikers (GC) vs Strikers Charged (Wii) - only played the GC one and it was meh
(Nothing on GC) vs Dr. Mario RX (Wii) -Didn't play

4-3 for GC based on what I've played, though Wii was far better with regards to the main series so I'd actually probably give it the edge even if GC had better MP and sports games.

Zelda

Wind Waker + Twilight Princess (GC) vs Twilight Princess, Skyward Sword, Link's Crossbow Training (Wii)

Close but I give GC the slight edge. Crossbow Training I never played so it didn't factor in (doubt it would make a difference anyways.

Super Smash Bros

Melee (GC) vs Brawl (Wii)

Brawl by a hair

Metroid

Prime 1+2 (GC) vs Prime 3, Prime Trilogy, Other M (Wii)

Well considering Wii has all the games GC had it's difficult to give it to GC here. The new controls were even an improvement on the already great Prime 1.

Others are more niche and don't even have games on both so it's difficult to compare. I'd say they're pretty close overall in terms of support.
~Vancouver Canucks~

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Companion_Cube_
3 years ago#8
GC. While the Wii wins in Mario Platformers, Metroid (except Other M), and DK, the GC wins in Mario Kart (DD is my favorite MK game), Star Fox, Zelda, Smash Bros, the Mario sports games, F-Zero, and also, the GCN had better new IPs.
People who say Nintendo games are for kids need to grow up themselves.
Past/Current Systems: GBC, GBA, DS, 3DS, PSOne, PS2, Gamecube, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360

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DTY3
3 years ago#9
ORANGE666 posted...
There were 4 mario party games on Gamecube???
Was there even a point to that?


$$$$


GC had the most MP games, followed by N64, then Wii.

I pick wii, btw. A real Kirby, DK, far superior Mario's, only two MP's, better Strikers game, the whole Metroid Prime Trilogy, Xenoblade...

The only problem is, half of these games took too damn long to get here.
You know the gaming industry is **** when the biggest announcement is that a console can play used games and won't totally screw you over.

User Info: CubeTV

CubeTV
3 years ago#10
I notice that you left out a few games.

Mario:
Dr. Mario (part of Nintendo Puzzle Collection) for GameCube

Zelda:
Four Swords Adventures (GameCube)
Ocarina of Time Master Quest (GameCube)
Collectors Edition (GameCube)

Donkey Kong:
Konga 3, Donkey Kong Jungle Beat (GameCube) and NPC Donkey Kong Jungle Beat (Wii)

That's a lot of Zelda and Mario games... I'd go with GC on that.
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