"The last launch sucked, so it's okay for this launch to suck too."

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User Info: SF_Baha

SF_Baha
5 years ago#1
Why do so many people seemingly think this way?

User Info: VampiricDragon_

VampiricDragon_
5 years ago#2
because thats how it was if you recall.

Every writer was saying the same thing
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User Info: SF_Baha

SF_Baha
5 years ago#3
And that improves things in the present time... how?

User Info: mcsmellington

mcsmellington
5 years ago#4
If anything, I think Nintendo took a step backwards by not releasing a system selling piece of software with the 3DS.
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User Info: VampiricDragon_

VampiricDragon_
5 years ago#5
it doesnt but people shouldnt be acting shocked.........

The last good launch in my view from nintendo was the gba.

The price cut goes into effect in japan august 11th the same day as pokemon rumble. I think that will be the start of something wild

User Info: Big_Isaac

Big_Isaac
5 years ago#6
SF_Baha posted...
Why do so many people seemingly think this way?

people play it up as though the 3DS had the worst launch ever. this simply isn't true. system launches generally suck, so there's no point in getting mad at 1 specific launch
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User Info: SF_Baha

SF_Baha
5 years ago#7
Problems shouldn't be considered more acceptable the more widespread they are. What sense does that make?

User Info: SShredder565

SShredder565
5 years ago#8
I think when people bring up the last launch sucking, they are trying to prove that the 3DS's future isn't hopeless just because of a bad launch because the DS had an amazing library and a bad launch. I don't think they are trying to justify the launch that way, but the potential future of the system.

A good launch was especially important now though. Because economic times are tougher, 3rd party devs won't waste big projects on a system that doesn't have a userbase. Because economic times are tougher, consumers won't waste money on a system that doesn't have big projects on it. Just one new Nintendo first party game at launch could have solved the problem IMO.

User Info: Talicus

Talicus
5 years ago#9
Every time I hear peple compain about the 3ds launch I think back of when i bought a ps2. Im not sure about the US launch, but the EU launch of the 3ds was infinitely better than the ps2 launch.
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User Info: skytraveler

skytraveler
5 years ago#10
Yeah, the PS2 launch was not good.
I hate affirmation threads and I'm not interested in knowing who agrees with me.
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