DS or GBA? Which handheld do you think was better overall?

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User Info: Rasen543

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4 years ago#51
DS, though it's a close call.
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User Info: ZeroEquat1on

ZeroEquat1on
4 years ago#52
GBA was Epic so many memories loved it.
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User Info: 21_21

21_21
4 years ago#53
It really is the DS, but that doesn't mean it was an easy choice. GBA is a close second. CLOSE...
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User Info: YoungGganon

YoungGganon
4 years ago#54
GBA, it had more games that kept my attention and I also happened to be in the target audience of most of those games at the time. Yeah, DS can play GBA games but I think TC means if you look at only their games. In that case I would pick GBA, but being able to play Golden Sun on the DS is always nice. I still think they should've included that in the 3DS but beggars can't be choosers.
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User Info: TeraPatrick2008

TeraPatrick2008
4 years ago#55
n00bsaib0t posted...
DeathSnipe777 posted...
DS, because it could also play GBA.


GBA, because it could also play GB and GBC games.


DS, because it could play GBA and emulate GB and GBC games.

User Info: darklinkfan55

darklinkfan55
4 years ago#56
i loved the GBA more, I remember playing that alot more than my ds, even when I got a ds i was still playing gba games... , of course i had great moments with my ds but honestly the gba had more games i liked than the ds..
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User Info: hyjinx17

hyjinx17
4 years ago#57
GBA for me. 90% of the games I played on the DS were Pokemon Games and Final Fantasy spin offs, which is cool, but it has more to do with me no longer liking playing on handhelds since I only play at home with them now. I would probably feel the same way about the GBA if I had it as an older teenager+ like the DS
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User Info: Echidneys

Echidneys
4 years ago#58
That's tough. I got a lot of use from both, but overall a little more from DS. I think the GBA had a lot of charm though and was an excellent handheld for its time. I've even been contemplating picking up an SP sometime, that was probably my favorite handheld. I had one that took so many beatings.
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User Info: AugustDreaming

AugustDreaming
4 years ago#59
DS
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User Info: Crashbanito

Crashbanito
4 years ago#60
GBA. It had the e-reader.
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