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Very true, you can release an awesome innovating product, but if you can't market and deploy it correctly, you're screwed. You need games, devs, people, publishers, support, profit, etc to make a new console stick.

The whole thing with Ouya is that you can make games for it and upload them directly from the damn console. LOL...if people are so upset about the way that the AAA gaming world with it's DRM and everything are treating them then why not make your own games? Oh wait...that requires some spine and effort to actually stand up and do something proactive to enact change. Don't complain if the markets you fail to properly act in don't do what you want if you're not willing to do your part. PS: This wasn't directed at you Boinz it's just your comment reminded me of how people here and elsewhere always complain about being "powerless" at the hands of some "evil" company and then they go and willingly throw money at them for some game crippled with the very things they complained about.

EDIT: And after reading the link I can agree and perhaps the makers should have emphasized this as more a developer preview than a ready for retail release.
Edited by Rookie1337 - 4/5/13 at 9:43am
     
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post #22 of 36
The Ouya can compete with the PS4 and Xbox 720 just like a Flashlight can compete with a Windmill.

rolleyes.gif

Poorly written and silly article that totally misses the point of what the Ouya is and isn't.
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The whole thing with Ouya is that you can make games for it and upload them directly from the damn console. LOL...if people are so upset about the way that the AAA gaming world with it's DRM and everything are treating them then why not make your own games? Oh wait...that requires some spine and effort to actually stand up and do something proactive to enact change. Don't complain if the markets you fail to properly act in don't do what you want if you're not willing to do your part. PS: This wasn't directed at you Boinz it's just your comment reminded me of how people here and elsewhere always complain about being "powerless" at the hands of some "evil" company and then they go and willingly throw money at them for some game crippled with the very things they complained about.

EDIT: And after reading the link I can agree and perhaps the makers should have emphasized this as more a developer preview than a ready for retail release.

No offense taken.
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No. /thread

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Its not meant to compete with them. Probably like the 100th person saying that.
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im just counting the days until my ouya arrives biggrin.gif emulator heaven, cant wait to fire up gunsmoke and go to town on my tv biggrin.gif
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im just counting the days until my ouya arrives biggrin.gif emulator heaven, cant wait to fire up gunsmoke and go to town on my tv biggrin.gif

You can do the exact same thing on a PSP for the same price. tongue.gif
post #27 of 36
It's a device that hooks up to televisions and is intended to play video games.

How is it "not" competing with game consoles exactly?
 
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post #28 of 36
Thats barely success. Compared to an established brand of any kind its chump change.

The ouya is a retail flop. Mid to high end android devices sell like hotcakes, and those who want to play andoid games with a controller and TV are only a couple bucks and a few minutes away from replicating the ouya. The thing is a gimmick, just like the wii and wiiu. Great for a month or two, then it sits and collects dust.
Id put money on the table that within a few months their will be a decent sized price drop.
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Won't even be a price drop after a few month. It'll drop off the face of the Earth.
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The reviews are horrible for this thing. Its only saving grace are emulators.
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