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Topic: What's your biggest gaming regret?

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Tasuki

Tasuki

21. Posted:

Right now I would have to say buying the Wii U at launch. I wish I would have waited to get it this holiday season rather than last.

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pntjr

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22. Posted:

Buying a Wii U and a Dreamcast.

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SCAR392

SCAR392

23. Posted:

Going mainly PS3 instead of Xbox 360.
I hardly play the thing. The only thing on it are exclusives, otherwise I can play Xbox exclusives which I enjoy more, and still get 3rd party games.

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WildMan

WildMan

24. Posted:

Maybe buying Paper Mario SS. They screwed that game up so bad..

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Varia01

Varia01

25. Posted:

Selling Skyward Sword! I don't know why my bro and I agreed on doing it, but now I don't like it! >:[]
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LztheQuackAdmin

LztheQuack

26. Posted:

Buying a PS3.
Keeping a PS3.
Not destroying the PS3 >:[

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Megumi

Megumi

27. Posted:

Undead_terror wrote:

Erica_Hartmann wrote:

MeWario wrote:

Erica_Hartmann wrote:

Digitally buying NSMB2...kinda wished I didn't, I'm stuck with it now.

Mine too, exactly! I would easily get money back for it selling online, but I'm stuck with it :( By far the worst Mario game I have ever played.

I mean, its not that bad...but after the Wii game, it kinda gets old...Dunno how the whole coin collecting theme thing got me into, lol.

Luck was on my side since it was my first NSMB game and they offered double the club Nintendo coins for the digital version.

If that's the case for you then get the U version...I'm thinking it'll have the same effect as the Wii version. For me it brought back Super Mario World memories for me. :p
(not sure if the U version will or not, but still go for it)

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kkslider5552000

kkslider5552000

28. Posted:

buying a 360 over a Ps3. The only advantage of this is that a couple of the most beloved games I have on it have really not good Ps3 versions I've heard (Orange Box and Skyrim), and admittedly I'd miss a few notable downloadable titles, especially since I don't use Steam. Otherwise, just missing finally being able to own PS1/2 classics alone made it such a bad choice for me. Also I wouldn't have had to deal with Nuts and Bolts after trying so hard to defend it before release. Ugh...

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8BitSamurai

8BitSamurai

29. Posted:

MrWalkieTalkie wrote:

Buying an XBOX 360. Worst console I ever played.

This. I got rid of mine after it bit the dust (after a whopping 5 months). Bought a PS3, and haven't looked back since. Never again is this user buying a Microsoft system.

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Relias

Relias

30. Posted:

Continuing to support sequels to Triple A titles..

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OptometristLime

OptometristLime

31. Posted:

kkslider5552000 wrote:

buying a 360 over a Ps3. The only advantage of this is that a couple of the most beloved games I have on it have really not good Ps3 versions I've heard (Orange Box and Skyrim), and admittedly I'd miss a few notable downloadable titles, especially since I don't use Steam. Otherwise, just missing finally being able to own PS1/2 classics alone made it such a bad choice for me. Also I wouldn't have had to deal with Nuts and Bolts after trying so hard to defend it before release. Ugh...

Sad face, and a similar case to mine.

I bought a 360 at the peak of its appeal (I guess) to play overrated stuff like Final Fantasy 13. Ended up being kind of a paper weight - not because the console itself is rubbish (more a case of redundance, see next sentence) but the cost to maintain a LIVE account felt prohibitive. To bring the tale full circle I do have a Steam account and some primitive computers, to handle the indie and strategy games I enjoy. As well as Valve's games which seem to scale down well.

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RevolverLink

RevolverLink

32. Posted:

Trading in or giving away all of my NES, Genesis and N64 games, at various points. There are also a handful of PS2, GBA and GameCube games that I wish I had back.

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Captain_Toad

Captain_Toad

33. Posted:

@RevolverLink
Which reminds me.
I have sold about i think 30 to 40 nes games to a game store. Total payoff: $6

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Megajack

Megajack

34. Posted:

Why so much regret on getting Wii U? I've had mine since May 2013, and I still like it...

My regret? Getting a PS1 over Nintendo 64... Otherwise, I may have became a Nintendo fan much sooner...

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thatguyEZ

thatguyEZ

35. Posted:

buying a 360 at launch. i probably payed for at least 2 of theme after all the costs of having to send it in to get repaired 4 times thanks to the RROD. -_-

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RevolverLink

RevolverLink

36. Posted:

Another one for me was being a raging "pro-Nintendo, anti-Sony" fanboy for a couple of years during the PSX/N64 generation.

Thankfully, though, I quickly got over myself after I actually played a few awesome PlayStation games.

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Wheels2050

Wheels2050

37. Posted:

@RevolverLink: If only more people on this site followed your lead...

As for me, I have no regrets. At least, clearly none worth remembering.

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Yasume

Yasume

38. Posted:

Selling my SNES. It could play NA, PAL and JP SNES games. I did sell it for twice the price I paid for it, but still.

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RinCartwright

RinCartwright

39. Posted:

Undead_terror wrote:

Getting a PSP, it spent more times getting repaired then played -_-

I totally agree. I bought a PSP, bought like 3 games for it, and then it broke after a month. :( And to top it all off, it didn't have a warranty. Then, Sony wanted $70 for customer service! So there's my regret... The only good thing that came out of it was playing the awesome game Mega Man Powered Up!

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dumedum

dumedum

40. Posted:

Just buying too many games. I bought a gaming console (Wii) late in the game, got excited, bought so many games and had an infinite backlog that will never go away. Even now I still bought Wii U games still wrapped up because I am trying to juggle Wii and even Gamecube games at the same time. Also VC. No free moment. Should have bought one game at a time.

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