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I'm the one that stated that. Gamecube definitely had PS2 beat.



It's difficult to get things sorted out, there's not a lot of good comparisons and you just kind of have to take the best from each console to compare. But the Gamecube was pretty good if developers worked hard on the port (and Spliter Cell was definitely not a high effort port for GC).

But looking back on things it's kind of funny, gamecube and xbox names were all pretty similar, but it's like people thought "gamecube" was childish but dropping gaming, adding x, and using a different word for cube made it sound more grown up.
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wii u is the sega dreamcast of this gen

too late or too early
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Emm... what? An iPad can deliver the same graphics.
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wii u is the sega dreamcast of this gen

too late or too early

Hardly.
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Emm... what? An iPad can deliver the same graphics.

You're kidding right?
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"Yippee!!! Microsoft's xbox one is crap so let's pretend nintendo's ancient hardware is great !!"
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Emm... what? An iPad can deliver the same graphics.

you would need a tegra 5 to be faster than a ps3(according to nvidia that is) which the wiiu is slightly is faster. ipad 5 isnt released so that statement is void just by hardware release dates alone.
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you would need a tegra 5 to be faster than a ps3(according to nvidia that is) which the wiiu is slightly is faster. ipad 5 isnt released so that statement is void just by hardware release dates alone.
So? None of the WiiU games currently show better graphics than an iPad. Look at Real Racing 3, that game alone looks far better than GT5 on PS3, and it's running at 2048x1536. Currently this fanboy talk looks like "it will show ya all just wait till they tap into hardware powah!!!11".
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So? None of the WiiU games currently show better graphics than an iPad. Look at Real Racing 3, that game alone looks far better than GT5 on PS3, and it's running at 2048x1536. Currently this fanboy talk looks like "it will show ya all just wait till they tap into hardware powah!!!11".


look at the graphics between the start of the 360/ps3 era to the end. you cant compare them* like that...
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So? None of the WiiU games currently show better graphics than an iPad. Look at Real Racing 3, that game alone looks far better than GT5 on PS3, and it's running at 2048x1536. Currently this fanboy talk looks like "it will show ya all just wait till they tap into hardware powah!!!11".

Yet when you play the same game on a television set it looks pretty bad compared to most PS3/360 games.
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O'rlly? And what current gen games has the wii U introduced i ask? That thing has been worthless ever since it's release and all it gets are old console ports.

But technically you are right although that isn't what the person being interviewed was referring to. The PS4 is currently the most powerful current gen console.

See this is what's wrong with PC elitists these days. Just because something is more powerful does not necessarily make it better. Sure with PC hardware I'd always want the most powerful thing I can buy but with consoles I think the Wii and GCN proved that amazing and fun to play games can be made on less powerful hardware. Hell Nintendo still makes the best games on the planet, I don't care what platform its on...
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