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? Blu-Ray is the standard for HD discs. It is no longer struggling to establish that claim. Now it certainly competes with other delivery channels, specifically DVDs (which are SD, obviously) and streaming (no discs).
I wasn't talking about HD, I was talking about the format standard in general in terms of films. So far, Blu-Ray isn't doing very good at replacing the DVD. It was mostly all hype during the HD-DVD & Blu-Ray war, all the PS3 owners were hyping it up because of support for full HD 1080p; while HD-DVD only supported 1080i, but most people and still don't care about that - it's not enough for people to jump onto the bandwagon of "Blu-Ray".
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Completely derailment, but:

Nintendo Executives (including President Satoru Iwata) opt to take pay cut, lowering 3DS costs

Allegedly, they're now losing money selling this hardware.
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post #63 of 87
Not surprised by this, the 3DS is nothing over the DSi other than adding a headsplittingly annoying gimmick
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Not surprised by this, the 3DS is nothing over the DSi other than adding a headsplittingly annoying gimmick

What about it being more powerful and sporting better graphics? Even if you think 3D is a gimmick, they are far from the same hardware.
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My reasons to get a 3DS:
Cave Story
Zelda Ocarina of Time

Now I won't use that Three-dee crap in the titles... Was bad enough with the N64's titles, though the good games didn't use 64 in the title.
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My reasons to get a 3DS:
Cave Story
Zelda Ocarina of Time

Now I won't use that Three-dee crap in the titles... Was bad enough with the N64's titles, though the good games didn't use 64 in the title.
Super Mario 64? Mario kart 64? Donkey kong 64?
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was gonna skip this one but now...might have to jump on the bandwagon and have a look.
It's working Nintendo! It's working! Look!
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Whether anyone wants to admit it or not, Nintendo's biggest competitor is Apple.
 
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post #69 of 87
Price drop is fine. I'm still not jumping on board till the 3DS light comes. The re-design from the original DS to the DSlite was night and day.
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still waiting for a pokemon special edition to come out
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