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I saw it as the opposite, I've owned almost every console since 1988 and N64 had very few great titles IMO. Of course, it's all a matter of taste. I did like the following though:
Super Mario 64, Zelda: OOT, Golden Eye, Super Smash Bros., and Knockout Kings 2000. The fact I can only name about 5 games for the system that I really liked is a bad thing though, I can usually name about 15-20+ games per console that I really liked. Of course GameCube was just as bad or worse, and the Wii hasn't been much better IMO.

yeah your right...It did have only have a few major titles but them games made it for me as that's all I would play, so i didnt worry about needing more thumb.gif

and you seriously didnt like any others? what about 1080, Starfox64, Banjo Kazooie, doom, duke nukem 64 and Mario Kart??? they were some of the best games ever and I could still happily play them for hours even today.

Your also right about the gamecube and especially the wii... I was disgusted that Nintendo wanted me to put actual effort into playing a game...I miss the old Nintendo style sad-smiley-002.gif
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yeah your right...It did have only have a few major titles but them games made it for me as that's all I would play, so i didnt worry about needing more thumb.gif
and you seriously didnt like any others? what about 1080, Starfox64, Banjo Kazooie, doom, duke nukem 64 and Mario Kart??? they were some of the best games ever and I could still happily play them for hours even today.
Your also right about the gamecube and especially the wii... I was disgusted that Nintendo wanted me to put actual effort into playing a game...I miss the old Nintendo style sad-smiley-002.gif

Forgot about Mario Kart, it was pretty decent, although I liked the Super Mario Kart for SNES more. 1080 was alright (I still own it), but nothing special. Doom and Duke Nukem were terrible compared to the PC versions (an order of magnitude more terrible than console games in today's consoles compared to today's PCs). Never got to play Banjo Kazooie for the N64, and Starfox 64 just didn't do it for me at all, I loved the SNES version though.
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Yeah they sit there and say all this but they are blanketing it under a veil.

What they really want is a way of limiting when you can play and creating a crappy OnLive service.


They could, alternatively, be talking about putting a 3G/4G connection into the console?
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