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post #1 of 10
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lol http://www.1up.com/do/feature?cId=3145154

I personally dont beleive that the Xbox 360 will fail, but its funny with all the similarities.
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Bah. Most of those "comparisons" are cute little stretches that mean nothing. Come on, a bald guy is at the launch events? They are both silver? Who gives a crap? Only a couple of those items are actually valid comparison points.

And everyone who follows Jori's link, don't forget to click on the Next page to see the ten reasons why the XBox will succeed where the Dreamcast didn't. Most of those are actually good points, e.g. getting major publishers on board earely (Square and EA). But the most important item is #10: Microsoft is richer than God and will spend whatever it takes to make the X360 a success.
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Yeah, seriously I bet Billy will just buy all of the 360's if he has to just to make it a success
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It was just meant to be funny..
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Maybe so, but this isn't the first time I have seen the X360 compared to the Dreamcast. And only a couple of the bullets were obviously in farce (e.g. the bald guy), many of them were believable enough to confuse the uninformed. And we have enough uninformed fanboys around here lately, so I personally don't want any fuel added to that fire.

It's a good read, I just don't want people accepting it as gospel and starting even more threads about why the X360 sucks and is doomed to fail, yada yada yada.
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Man, the bald guy was at my 18th, *** am I gonna do!?!

I think most of us know that the bald guy isn't real lmao, you'd have to be really stupid to base your concole options on wheather or not a bald guy was at the opening...

It really annoys me that everything is released on MTV, MTV is freakin lame... It's TV for ADD kids.
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post #7 of 10
omg... you cant say the 360 will be a failure with little similarities...
Besides, the 360 have Big Bill behind it...
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lol liking the last one about MGS 4 :/ how in the hell has that taken away the Thunder of the 360 ???
     
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post #9 of 10
I am sure the 360 will do great, especially when supplies increse and the price goes down a bit. COmparing it with the Dreamcast is just ridiculous. I love a lot of sega games, but the last time sega had market share with consoles was back in the "Genesis" days, and that was even limited when compared to Nintendo.
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Im sure this has been posted before.
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