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Ughh. Wish my WiiU would stop freezing at the damn startup screen. I keep forgetting to call in for an RMA. So disappointing as my son hasn't even been able to play the thing for 15 minutes yet and we've had it since March. I hate it with a passion and we got it for FREE. It was GIVEN to us cause my good friend thought it was a POS lol (although it has never frozen on her). Starting to think she was right
   
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Ughh. Wish my WiiU would stop freezing at the damn startup screen. I keep forgetting to call in for an RMA. So disappointing as my son hasn't even been able to play the thing for 15 minutes yet and we've had it since March. I hate it with a passion and we got it for FREE. It was GIVEN to us cause my good friend thought it was a POS lol (although it has never frozen on her). Starting to think she was right

This whole freezing this is like the new Red Ring of Death with the Xbox 360, except on a smaller scale (for reasons that should be obvious by now).
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I've never understood why so many PC gamers hate on Nintendo. They're the only platform where a majority of the games don't get a PC version. Nintendo consoles should be THE companion console to a primarily PC gamer.

You already have the powerful hardware in the PC for all the traditional games and then you have new game play ideas/styles with Nintendo products.
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Agreed. I simply have to have whatever the current console that Zelda gets released on. Period.
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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...
If you like to swing the wiimote around at 640x480, that's fine, but we like eye candy and real gameplay. Nintendo just fails to deliver that, it's no point in comparing it to the big guys.
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I've never understood why so many PC gamers hate on Nintendo. They're the only platform where a majority of the games don't get a PC version. Nintendo consoles should be THE companion console to a primarily PC gamer.

You already have the powerful hardware in the PC for all the traditional games and then you have new game play ideas/styles with Nintendo products.

its pretty much why im PC/Nintendo Hybrid. Since people my age own a PlayStation or Xbox, it doesn't take a long time to just play the game with their console.
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I've never understood why so many PC gamers hate on Nintendo. They're the only platform where a majority of the games don't get a PC version. Nintendo consoles should be THE companion console to a primarily PC gamer.

You already have the powerful hardware in the PC for all the traditional games and then you have new game play ideas/styles with Nintendo products.
Console exclusives and comfortable couch gaming without worrying about upgrades, no?
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If you like to swing the wiimote around at 640x480, that's fine, but we like eye candy and real gameplay. Nintendo just fails to deliver that, it's no point in comparing it to the big guys.
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That's just it though, at least Nintendo offers something fresh that is not the same old same old of "Just give 'em more polygons and some lens flares, that'll shut 'em up!" To be honest, both platforms have a home in my house (I always have the latest Nintendo console for Zelda, the latest PS for GT and my PC for the eye candy)...
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Why should I buy a WiiU over a PS4/Xbox1 from a gaming perspective? Say I don't care about all the bs that comes with MS or the exclusives(overrated) that come with Wii. What can possibly make me pick a Wii over a PS4/Xbox1?
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