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So only another Mario 3D game, another Donkey Kong game and another Mario Kart game?

Awww c'mon Nintendo, what's slowing you down? I had expected at least 6 titles from each dead-horse franchise on the Wii U by now. You know that's what the fans want.

This is just not good enough.



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Edited by Tippy - 7/13/13 at 2:39am
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Wii U is the only different console, the only one worth buying. PS4 and xbox are basicly the same as PC gaming, but more restricted and they'll fall behind in one or two years again.
    
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If I'm going to buy anything, it's going to be a WiiU. The PS4 and the Xbox One are already mediocre systems with games that I can get on my PC. The WiiU lends itself better to multiplayer. As in, drinking beer with friends and all playing on the same couch on the same TV multiplayer.

smile.gif Right there with yeah. Just had some peeps over before the 4th of July. We did some drinking and played some good old Mario Party for fun on the Wii. So much fun to just all sit on a couch and make a drinking game out that. tongue.gif I plan to get the Wii U this Xmas or after, once Game X/Xenoblade 2 comes out. PS4 and the next Xbox just don't have the games I interested in anymore. So burnt out on shooters......
 
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Zero Interest in the Wii U.
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Originally Posted by Mike395 View Post

It really can't though. I mean, the only games I'm looking forward to are Guns, Guns 2, Kill Everyone 4, Pwnin Noobs 3 w/ a season pass, and Shoot Each Other 'till You Die 7, and Nintendo doesn't even have one of these games!

I could make the same argument about Mario games minus the season pass/DLC. New Super Mario Bros Wii, New Super Mario Bros. U, New Super Mario Bros on the DS, New Super Mario Bros 2 on the 3DS, and how many Mario Party & Mario Kart games have been released?
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Originally Posted by kx11 View Post

i didn't think NINty was that desperate to sell WiiU

Dude just drop already from hating the WiiU. You're making yourself look ridiculous.
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Originally Posted by Blindrage606 View Post

I really want one, will def buy as soon as the Holiday Season hits.

I'm waiting for tWW HD, lol. I really hope there'll be a limited edition one!! biggrin.gif
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I could make the same argument about Mario games minus the season pass/DLC. New Super Mario Bros Wii, New Super Mario Bros. U, New Super Mario Bros on the DS, New Super Mario Bros 2 on the 3DS, and how many Mario Party & Mario Kart games have been released?

You're quite missing the point here. There currently are three RPG Mario sub-games active.

1) Mario Galaxy which is the spiritual successor to Mario 64 and Mario Sunshine
2)New SMB which is a respin and a follow-up of the NES/SNES Mario games
3) Mario 3DLand, which is a full 3D rethink of the Mario Land SNES series.

Along with those, Mario Kart and Mario Party, which are self explanatory.

None of them have anything to do with each other, except the use of Nintendo's emblematic characters.


Why do people jump into 'OMG MARIO EVERYWHEORZ' so fast? Yeah, they all share the same insignia characters, but besides the obvious somewhat similar art direction, similitudes end there. They are completely different games. Call of Duty and Battlefield have FAR more similitudes than any of the Mario sagas between them.
Edited by Artikbot - 7/13/13 at 3:06am
   
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cool story Bro

If your post actually held water in any way, the Wii U wouldn't be selling so badly and this thread wouldn't exist.
 
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Yeah, you guys are really making yourself look better by mocking other people's taste, and discounting them as "bro gamers" for not liking the same games you do.

Way to take the high road.

Just to clarify, the point wasn't to mock his taste, it was to jokingly point out that he listed a bunch of very similar games that appeal to a specific gamer that Nintendo is not going for. Most people who play games to shoot each other up or play realistic looking racing games with high end graphics, all the while shunning games like Mario which is the polar opposite of nearly every game he listed (typically a innocent, non-violent platforming experience), are playing on other platforms. Nintendo has been successful at times and they've been unsuccessful at times, but their primary focus is typically not this type of gamer.
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I could make the same argument about Mario games minus the season pass/DLC. New Super Mario Bros Wii, New Super Mario Bros. U, New Super Mario Bros on the DS, New Super Mario Bros 2 on the 3DS, and how many Mario Party & Mario Kart games have been released?

Yeah, exactly, and if someone is only interested in those Mario games that you listed or other offerings on Nintendo systems, they probably are not going to be interested in buying an Xbox. That is the point, Nintendo isn't appealing to the exact same group that the other platforms are. Nintendo isn't always successful, but they do quite well for themselves at times. The original Wii sold better than any other system and it did it without the Call of Duty/Battlefield/everyotherpopularwarshooter crowd. The Wii U may or may not really take off eventually, I'm not going to say it will or won't succeed, but it doesn't necessarily need that type of gamer to do so.

Edit: By the way, as I mentioned above, I have absolutely nothing against shooters. It makes no difference to me whether you play a bunch of shooters or you play Nintendo games, or both, or neither. The point is that they're for a different audience so whatever your preference happens to be is going to determine your platform of choice.
Edited by Mike395 - 7/13/13 at 3:35am
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yeah I think im one of the apparent few who actually really like the console. and im LOVING ZombiU at the moment, yet it got terrible reviews. New Super Mario U, need not be mentioned as of course its a win haha. looking forward to a new Mario Kart that's for sure.

@ Gigatel. WiiU denial? wasted money? stupid comments when you generalise it with every person who bought one. its no PS3 that's for sure, but its still fun none the less.
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yeah I think im one of the apparent few who actually really like the console. and im LOVING ZombiU at the moment, yet it got terrible reviews.

http://www.metacritic.com/game/wii-u/zombiu/critic-reviews

Not really... More like torn between those complaining about the lack of readily rewarding combat, and those praising the features it offers.
   
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