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Brawl just came out. OF COURSE.
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a 360 with rrod and overheating?
I don't know if my friends are lucky or not but they all have some of the first ones out there and they are still going strong even with the whole lot of them putting in some lengthy weekend sessions.
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I play wii by myself all the time when I'm bored so......
When you get bored...meaning when there's nothing better to do?

I'm not knocking the Wii. I just don't find it is a system that I want to game on except when company comes over.
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classic controller for older games
game cube controller for gc games
gc mem card
i know 2 gig sd cards worh(what i use)
lan adapter or wii connect if you dont have wireless router
what ever fancy adapter(rackets,clubs,guns...)you will need to make the game funner
Do the adapters actually help?

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a 360 with rrod and overheating?
I've had my 360 since launch with no RROD yet. Played at least an hour a day since late '05. It'll probably happen as soon as the warranty is up.
     
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Hi Guys, I lucked into a Wii yestderday at best buy. I got it for almost free, don't ask me how...they screwed me over on something else. I was going to sell it but I opened it and hooked it up and played some of the sports games and it was actually pretty fun. My wife actually played! So I kinda want to keep it. What should I buy for it? If there are any good games I may just keep it. I haven't done any research because I really wasn't planning on getting one since I have a 360/PS3. I already got Wii Play with the extra Wiimote.
Having my girlfriend play is enough for me to be happy with my own purchase of the Wii. Graphics aren't always the best, but I always like the gameplay. Smash bros melee just came out... a good reason to keep it lol
post #25 of 48
give it to me and my sisters will stop hounding me every day about getting them one lol

but nah keep it.
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When you get bored...meaning when there's nothing better to do?

I'm not knocking the Wii. I just don't find it is a system that I want to game on except when company comes over.
Umm People play videogames when they're bored. All videogames are like that.
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I've had my 360 since launch with no RROD yet. Played at least an hour a day since late '05. It'll probably happen as soon as the warranty is up.
yea Same here I had a xbox core edition for about a year and a half and then switched to the xbox premium and now I also have an elite and I've never had a rrod. Once I got scared that I got it but it was just that the hdtv got switched to tv which scared me.

but the wii is definetly loads of fun and some think that super mario is easy it is crazy hard and you need some serious skill to play that game
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post #28 of 48
i like the wii
these games are what i've spent the most time on it lately
  • Metroid Corruption, fun and looks good. it's like adventure and shooting in one thing.
  • Resident Evil 4, WOO! i don't have to try aiming with the stupid analog stick!!!!!
  • Zelda, it's Zelda think Ocarina of Time... with mounted combat... and a great imp-lady instead of Navi
  • Gunstar Heroes, might be virtual console but great fun. still trying to beat it without any continues, last boss always mucks it up for me >.<
  • MySims, soooooo adorable. sooooooo adorable.... and building things is great fun, so much freedom in doing things
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Also, the component cable seems expensive. $35! Does anyone notice the difference between 480i and 480p? I remember paying $17 for the PS3 component cable. My TV deinterlaces and upscales eveything to 1080p so this may not be worth it.
     
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Also, the component cable seems expensive. $35! Does anyone notice the difference between 480i and 480p? I remember paying $17 for the PS3 component cable. My TV deinterlaces and upscales eveything to 1080p so this may not be worth it.
I don't really know if there is a difference between the two but i got a generic version from walmart for like 20 and it looks glorious on my projector
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