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is it just me, or is this like comparing the fact that Honda sold more Civics than Ferrari sold F430s? ...lol. OF COURSE there's more Wii sales...it's less than half the price! ahaha.

Anyways, I must say I love my Wii. It's actually really fun, and it's very accessible. Even my girlfriend plays it with me sometimes...and she doesn't even like video games that much...It's not too complicated for her to just pick up and go for it....so that's good. same with my sister. She plays all the time...probably 10 times more than I do...lol. (cept for the fact I finished zelda in a week)
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Strange. Most innovations are Nintendo's doing. Analogue stick anyone? Ia dmit that the motion sensing isn't an original idea, on the other hand, it is the first games console to do it properly. It's been implemented and marketed properly, that's why it is selling.



Of course, you'd have given it a chance. People like you find it fun the first few times you play it, and then say, OMG IT'S NINTENDO RUN FOR DA HILLZ!!!11!!1!

Nintendo is "kiddy" to people these days. And any adults reaction is generally as above. Sorry to personally pin that on you, It's a generalisation of the Teenaged, to mid twenties people.

I'll admit that Nintendo hasn't "grown up" yet. But what I will say is that Nintendo is "GrowING up" reasonably fast. Unfortunately because of current stereotypes they will be ignored and passed off as "kiddy" by the mainstream.

Sorry, I'm anti-antifanboyism.



Congratulations on being biased. It's a simple matter of what you are used to.



And personal attacks make your points so much more valid mirite?
Growing up? How is the oldest company currently in the industry just NOW growing up?Nintendo themselves has also admitted that they target the younger market. It is not a stereotype it is from Nintendo's own mouth. I hope you do not call Resident Evil or Conker's Bad fur day growing up. Let me see some GTA on Wii then i will consider that growing up albiet late for a use to be market leader.

When over 80% of your upcoming games are rated E then yes u deserve the rep of being a mostly kiddy sytem.
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Well Most of those Games Still outsell GTA (Well the Nintendo Games. SSBM was on the top 20 best seller list 3 years non stop. GTA was for 2 months.

They still outsell those games bigtime. Along with 3rd Party support this time around. And Other then GTA what does the Ps3 really have (For the Average Casual Gamer... Who btw doesnt play GTA)
Um...*knock knock* what the ****, are you talking about?

GTA is one of the ONLY games casual gamers play for Playstation consoles...lol.

Honestly...when you go to your friends house who has a ps2/ps3 and you don't...you always wanna play GTA games....it's just how it works (I used to...even though I kinda hate the games..lol)
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Growing up? How is the oldest company currently in the industry just NOW growing up?Nintendo themselves has also admitted that they target the younger market. It is not a stereotype it is from Nintendo's own mouth.
Proof Please?

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I hope you do not call Resident Evil or Conker's Bad fur day growing up. Let me see some GTA on Wii then i will consider that growing up albiet late for a use to be market leader.
Resident Evil is now Multi-Platform, is irrelevant. Conkers Bad Fur Day is long ago. Very long ago. That is irrelevant. Have you noticed how games Like Super Mario, although they still exist, are turning into Metroid, ResEvil, Manhunt, Red Steel? That's what growing up is.

When your games are rated E, that is a good thing. An ESRB rating doesn't make a game good or bad, it makes restrictions on who can watch, or play the content. E doesn't necessarily mean bad, take Katamari Damacy. That was a brilliant game, yet it was rated E. Research your facts, and have a bit more of an open mind to new concepts esco.

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Even my girlfriend plays it with me sometimes...and she doesn't even like video games that much...It's not too complicated for her to just pick up and go for it....
This is why the Wii sells so much. Not only is it cheap, it's accessible. You don't have to be taught how to wave a remote around (unless you're less than 6 months old).

And by the way Esco, please only quote the part of the posts you are referring to, it's so much easier, and requires less scrolling >_>
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Everytime someone contributes to a PS3/360/Wii OR Intel/AMD OR Nvidia/ATI fanboy fight, god kills a baby.

Can we all just get along please?
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It's a fanboy fight. It starts, it never finishes. That's just the way the world works. When it finishes, it then starts two weeks later. So as said, neverending.
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In America, last time i checked, number 1 seller is PS2 and 2nd is PS3 follower by the Wii. The PS3 is like windows vista, so many people hating it because its new and scary drown out the millions who love it.

In japan, they are weird to buy a system roughly the power of a game cube because of hype and a motion sensitive controller.
Or Wii, Xbox 360, PS3....PS2.

Consumers bought 335,000 Wii consoles and 127,000 of Sony Corp.'s PlayStation 3 consoles in February. Both systems debuted in November, and the Wii is priced at $250, compared with the $600 top-end version of the PS3.

Microsoft Corp.'s (MSFT.O: Quote, Profile, Research Xbox 360, which came out in November 2005, sold 228,000 units, making it the second-biggest selling console in February.
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Proof Please?
You don't need proof for that it's self explanatory.
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I'm asking for source kthx >_>

And just how is Nintendo saying that it's in the younger market self-explanatory. So again:

And just because it is relevant to the thread >_>

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I'm sorry Latinbro1, but how is a game like Manhunt 2 "family-oriented"? I'm well aware it's multiplatform. That, however, is exactly the point I would like to make here: The Wii will get games of that style with the higher sales it is making. All the graphic violence you can handle will come to the Wii as it continues to outsell everybody else and capture the 3rd party multiplatform games.
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