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So is it 32bit ddr3 then?

It should be a 64-bit interface if the article is correct. It mentioned four x16 devices.
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RISC baby!

I'm a biochemist and RISC means something completely different for me than you. tongue.gif
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I just don't get the new Wii controller. So they've completely abandoned the motion controls pioneered by the original Wii-mote? I really loved the wand implementation in Zelda SS; how in the world will the new Zelda play???

That was my most hated aspect of the new Zelda. I get the whole "we are moving forward into motion gaming" using the Wiimote to swing the sword and everything. But come on, If i want to i should still be able to sit back on my couch and relax and enjoy a Zelda title with a regular controller. I shouldnt be forced to swing my arm/flick my wrists just to enjoy a zelda game.

Im not saying its not fun, cuz it is and its enjoyable for a while. But it would be nice to have the option to just sit back with a regular controller and play like OOT or Twilight Princess which had both implemented.

Hopefully the next one is done justice.
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That was my most hated aspect of the new Zelda. I get the whole "we are moving forward into motion gaming" using the Wiimote to swing the sword and everything. But come on, If i want to i should still be able to sit back on my couch and relax and enjoy a Zelda title with a regular controller. I shouldnt be forced to swing my arm/flick my wrists just to enjoy a zelda game.
Im not saying its not fun, cuz it is and its enjoyable for a while. But it would be nice to have the option to just sit back with a regular controller and play like OOT or Twilight Princess which had both implemented.
Hopefully the next one is done justice.

To be completely honest, I bought my first DS in 2007, and Zelda Phantom Hourglas a few months later. It might seem stupid but after only a few minues I turned off the game and never played it since, moving Link cconstantly with the stylus was just a chore to me, even though I knew what I was in for.
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BOGUS info, kitty.

Not far from the truth.

Console profitability:

360: 60%
PS3: 20%
Wii: 20%
profitablility =/= large market share.
http://www.vgchartz.com/article/250111/2012-year-on-year-sales-and-market-share-update-to-april-21st/
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I'm a biochemist and RISC means something completely different for me than you. tongue.gif

Yeah well you and your buddy RNA can go join the PS3 and have fun in a cell. biggrin.gif
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My problem with the Wii U. A $15 GPU and $2 CPU.

OK, so I'll make sure the next gaming console from Nintendo doesn't focus on FUN or GAMES but on RAW POWAH!!!!!

would a 40 way intel system with 8 tesla cards be more "fun"? Of course it will! fun is directly related to processor cost, as always.
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that is why i never buy anything with Nintendo logo on it


cheap outdated hardware that cost a lot
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better NOT remove hardware BC like sony did
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Am I thinking that the Wii controller is one of the best innovations since Gameboy?
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That 3rd die looks comically small tongue.gif

Wow haha! I didn't even notice it! Thought it was another speck of paste.
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