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Xbox One may have done more to sell Wii U than anything Nintendo has done.

The Xbox One reveal opened a lot of eyes and turned some heads. Unfortunately for Microsoft, some gamers are turning their attention to the Wii U after some details were released and questions were left unanswered.

http://www.inquisitr.com/672511/xbox-one-may-have-sold-wii-u-better-than-nintendo/
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I... can only say LOL.
   
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I saw a video from ReviewTechUSA saying that Amazon UK reported an 875% increase in Wii U sales.

Microsoft, the only company that can sell you a last-gen console with a next-gen one.
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The online required garbage is quite off putting for people.. I might just buy another xbox360 - I had 2 RROD (red ring) and really wanted to wait till the next exbawx release to buy next gen.. after getting a glimpse at what next gen MS offerings mean... not so sure I care.
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I know we're on OCN and so, I'm putting my flamesuit on...

But going for DEM GRAPHICZ AND GUNZ for the third time in a row isn't quite going to work. Mark my words, Kinect is going to save their asses on the late years of the console.
   
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I know we're on OCN and so, I'm putting my flamesuit on...

But going for DEM GRAPHICZ AND GUNZ for the third time in a row isn't quite going to work. Mark my words, Kinect is going to save their asses on the late years of the console.
You're entirely correct. People forget that while the 360 beat the PS3 in sales, both of them got outclassed by the sales of the Wii. Microsoft knows that economic success for consoles no longer goes through core gamers.
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That is deff a bold claim, but its rather hilarious.
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The online required garbage is quite off putting for people.. I might just buy another xbox360 - I had 2 RROD (red ring) and really wanted to wait till the next exbawx release to buy next gen.. after getting a glimpse at what next gen MS offerings mean... not so sure I care.

There is no online required, they stated that quite clearly...

So much mis information spreading around by sheep like you...

http://www.kotaku.com.au/2013/05/xbox-one-is-not-always-online-but-it-seems-to-block-used-games/
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2013/05/xbox-one-not-always-on-not-backwards-compatible/
http://www.forbes.com/sites/insertcoin/2013/05/22/microsoft-answers-xbox-one-questions-used-games-always-on-and-more/
Edited by L D4WG - 5/24/13 at 2:52am
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You claim no internet connection is required. Let me ask you this, how will you make a new xbox account or tie new games you just bought to xbox account without internet connection. Xbox One does require internet connection.
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Always on internet has been confirmed, it checks every 24 hours for a connection if it doesn't get one it shutdown all console features except BluRay playback and some limited single player games until the next time it connects. Creates problems for the forces who use Xbox / PlayStation etc. A lot of people think it's wrong on principal and will be put off buying the Xbox One even if they have the internet lol.

Think Xbox One will have to bring a great show at E3 if they want to win people back..
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