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User Info: teehee23

teehee23
3 years ago#101
Dev0311 posted...
teehee23 posted...
Dev0311 posted...
For all of you who don't know, Wii U's highly anticipated flagship game, Super Mario 3D World, will also be launching November 22.

Expect a $299 Wii U bundle with this game. Great price point.

How will this affect Xbone's $499 launch? That's fully $200 more expensive than a Wii U bundled with a AAA Nintendo game.

Fanboyism aside, everyone has to admit that this is gonna be an interesting day. What techies like is often drastically different from what the general public gobbles up. This is the holiday season and everyone is looking for the best deal. That's all.


There's not going to be any midnight sales or people camping overnight outside Best Buy and Gamestop for Super Mario 3D World.
There was for every HALO and Gears and newer Call of Duty's.
And there will be for Xbox #1 and ps4.

That say it all.

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Looks ok but Rayman Legends by Ubisoft has already eclipsed everything Nintendo has done the last few years.
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User Info: RCW29

RCW29
3 years ago#102
xbone's launch is hindered by no one but microsoft themselves

User Info: brawl__08

brawl__08
3 years ago#103
teehee23 posted...
There's not going to be any midnight sales or people camping overnight outside Best Buy and Gamestop for Super Mario 3D World.
There was for every HALO and Gears and newer Call of Duty's.
And there will be for Xbox #1 and ps4.

That says it all.

You're welcome.


Not sure what your point is. If you were going to compare these things, I'd imagine you'd compare the game sales over whether or not they had midnight releases (and how often people play the games, though this can only really be done with multiplayer titles).

Pretty sure Super Mario 3D Land sold better than Halo 4, and the original Galaxy did better than Halo 3 did. Didn't Halo 4 dip to like only 40k people playing online by April or so this year? That's pretty low for Halo.
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User Info: Dev0311

Dev0311
3 years ago#104
brawl__08 posted...
Pretty sure Super Mario 3D Land sold better than Halo 4, and the original Galaxy did better than Halo 3 did.


Is that really true about 3D Land? That's surprising cause that game was horrible. Galaxy selling more than Halo 3 is surprising too, but Galaxy was great.

User Info: VanderZoo

VanderZoo
3 years ago#105
Dev0311 posted...
For all of you who don't know, Wii U's highly anticipated flagship game, Super Mario 3D World, will also be launching November 22.

Expect a $299 Wii U bundle with this game. Great price point.

How will this affect Xbone's $499 launch? That's fully $200 more expensive than a Wii U bundled with a AAA Nintendo game.

Fanboyism aside, everyone has to admit that this is gonna be an interesting day. What techies like is often drastically different from what the general public gobbles up. This is the holiday season and everyone is looking for the best deal. That's all.


This only hurts potential Mario and Wii u sales because the XB1 is selling out on day one anyway. Nothing gets in the way of a new hardware launch.

Nintendo should be releasing Mario earlier.
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User Info: Dannyson97

Dannyson97
3 years ago#106
Dev0311 posted...
brawl__08 posted...
Pretty sure Super Mario 3D Land sold better than Halo 4, and the original Galaxy did better than Halo 3 did.


Is that really true about 3D Land? That's surprising cause that game was horrible. Galaxy selling more than Halo 3 is surprising too, but Galaxy was great.


3D land horrible? I thought it was an amazing game for a handheld, it's always opinion between people.
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embrandedone
3 years ago#107
I'll admit to never checking this thread before but now I'm glad.
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necro00
3 years ago#108
Dev0311 posted...
mmm_BabyBoy posted...
Dev0311 posted...
sworder posted...
Anyone that thinks Xbones won't be sold out everywhere is deluded

Nintendo could launch Smash and it'd make no difference


No difference? Lol don't kid yourself.


I don't think Dev knows what sold out means


I do and I fail to see how a $499 console will sell out when there are more affordable options available like the Wii U and PS4.



why buy a wii u when you can get a Gamecube? Its more affordable right

User Info: Dev0311

Dev0311
3 years ago#109
necro00 posted...
why buy a wii u when you can get a Gamecube? Its more affordable right


Cause you can't play this on a GameCube:
http://youtu.be/wLOKVABfrzw

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Dev0311
3 years ago#110
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