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post #21 of 59
Get the 360, and the Wii later. Wii is gonna have a revision sometime in 2007.

But ubernoob, your still using the arguments that people disproved pre-Wii launch.. Cant come up with anything besides "it has no games" and "youll be waving your arms around like an idiot"?..

People love Wii sports. My friends mom wants to buy one because of that game, and my mom wants to get one because even she thinks it would be fun.

Wii = FTW..
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post #22 of 59
Get the 360 and get your parents to get teh Wii

They will be like OoOoh we can all play fun games and get active
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cool, but nobody really answered the question, will SCDA come out to wii?
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post #24 of 59
Well... If you bring the PS3 in the equation, budget wise you could afford either of those two options:

1) PS3
2) Wii and xBox 360

In that case, I'd go for option 2) and purchase both the xBox 360 and the Wii. That should cost about $700. Just get the xBox now, and purchase the Wii a little later when it really is available.

As stated in this thread before, if you like superior graphics, then the other of consoles is 1) PS3; 2) xBox 360 (closely behind); and 3) Wii (quite a bit behind - expect graphics at the level of PS2 or so... not PS1 as Frozen stated).

If you think gameplay is what you are looking for, the Wii is the winner. Moving around is not 'silly' and if your dad catches you moving... he'd might want to try it also

But, if you're in the market for a console now, and you can afford a PS3, my choice would be to both buy the xBox 360 (now) and the Wii (later)

I am checking on SCDA...

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SCDA: yep - http://au.gamespot.com/wii/action/sp...?mode=gsreview
    
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I keep reading all these comments about the consoles' resolution. I'm willing to bet that a VAST majority of people that have and play these consoles do not have TVs that are capable of anything close to 1080i, maybe even 720p.

In other words, dont buy a console based on its resolution unless you have the money to lay down on a brand new plasma or LCD.
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Originally Posted by Frozen-Liquid View Post
and the 360 doesnt own at gameplay? Halo3 GOW GRAW, Re5, GTA4,those 5 titles alone own any game out for the wii put together, then u add xbox live.
Controllers are getting old, virtual reality is a bit more fun imo.
    
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I keep reading all these comments about the consoles' resolution. I'm willing to bet that a VAST majority of people that have and play these consoles do not have TVs that are capable of anything close to 1080i, maybe even 720p.

In other words, dont buy a console based on its resolution unless you have the money to lay down on a brand new plasma or LCD.
Well, now youre really closing out the future. Chances are pretty high that i will get a better TV in the future, when those things become more mainstream.

Anyways, i want a x360 because of good games, and good graphics. Im also familiar with xbox and its controller since i have one.
Yet i also want a wii, because its cheaper, the controllers seem much more fun, and i cant even imagine how fun the gameplay must be. Help me choose
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post #28 of 59
Since you have already an xBox (not 360 I assume), and you still enjoy gaming on it, I would continue playing on that xBox. Replacing it with the xBox 360 will improve image quality, but gameplay will be similar.

the Wii will give you a new dimension in gameplay. Thus, based on the different gameplay experience of the Wii, my recommendation is to get the Wii, and enjoy playing on your (old) xBox also.
    
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post #29 of 59
I have had an Xbox360 for a few months now and I'm talking to KoSoVaR to buy his Wii, I'd love to tell you how the Wii is but I haven't played one yet, but I think it's going to be a bit more fun than the 360 which is just more of the same I'm sorry to say.
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Wii....cause it's FUN!
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