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Sweet
I can't wait
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That's about the size of a CD-Rom drive!
     
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man the Wii looks amazing. I was going to get one, but I bought a PS2 so I can play Disgaea 2... I hope I won't be disappointed. I will certainly get a Wii once Super Smash Bros Brawl comes out. Mario vs Solid Snake? SWEET!
    
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Now that's what I call backwards compatable, has a whole side panel devoted to gamecube peripherrals!
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A console is only as good as it's games........while the Nintendo console (I refuse to call it the "Wii") has an attractive price, I am not impressed with the controller and will wait and see what kind of games it has.

This game looks interesting, but not enough to sell the console to me alone.

http://wii.nintendo.com/software_battalionwars.html


BTW, check out the picture of 2 girls playing Excite Truck.....is she making that face because of the severly uncomfortable controller design?

http://wii.nintendo.com/software_excite.html


Overall, the 2 Mario games, a Wario game, another Zelda game and another Metroid game.....just doesn't "wow" me.....but not like any other console's launch titles are that impressive either.
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Overall, the 2 Mario games, a Wario game, another Zelda game and another Metroid game.....just doesn't "wow" me.....but not like any other console's launch titles are that impressive either.

That is a good point, but think, do we have that much exclusive content to look forward to on any other console? I don't think so. Not only that, think of the small studios who'll have a chance of producing for the wii, it's going a different direction, mainly a cheaper direction
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Quote:
Originally Posted by jigglylizard
Sweet
I can't wait

S-Wii-t!
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Go Nintendo Wii! Can't for The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess and Super Smash Bros. Brawl.

Off topic: Hah, Xbox360 is a dvd base system and here i thought it was a HD-Dvd gaming system, that's sad.
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Originally Posted by Thumper
A console is only as good as it's games........while the Nintendo console (I refuse to call it the "Wii") has an attractive price, I am not impressed with the controller and will wait and see what kind of games it has.

This game looks interesting, but not enough to sell the console to me alone.

http://wii.nintendo.com/software_battalionwars.html


BTW, check out the picture of 2 girls playing Excite Truck.....is she making that face because of the severly uncomfortable controller design?

http://wii.nintendo.com/software_excite.html


Overall, the 2 Mario games, a Wario game, another Zelda game and another Metroid game.....just doesn't "wow" me.....but not like any other console's launch titles are that impressive either.

See redsteel's trailer and then youl feel bad for sayin those words. (that is if you have ANY taste which it seems like you dont tbh)

- Second of all the chicks playin Excite Trucks are payed models payed to do what nintendo tells them ("put on a crazy face and look like ur having a blast?")

- Third of all i understand what you mean by it doesnt 'wow' you as the surprise factor isnt a 'wow' because nintendo always updates the classics, but the fact that these classics will have faithful sequels on the Wii that everyone knows will own is certainly amazing. And last but not least, if you refuse to call it the wii noone cares, just keep callin it the Nintendo console and get laughed at

And btw, Nintendo doesnt need ppl like you to buy theyre console. They got plenty of people like me and the rest of the ppl here to buy um up
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