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1. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 15:47 BST
Lets look at the big picture - which do you think is superior?
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2007 WarioWare: Smooth Moves Wii Play Super Paper Mario Mario Party 8 Big Brain Academy: Wii Degree Pokémon Battle Revolution Mario Strikers Charged Metroid Prime 3: Corruption Donkey Kong Barrel Blast Battalion Wars 2 Super Swing Golf (Published by Nintendo in Europe only) Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn Super Mario Galaxy Link's Crossbow Training Eyeshield 21: Field Saikyō no Senshi (Japan only) Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games (Published by Nintendo in Japan only)
2008 Wii Chess (Retail release in Europe only, WiiWare release in Japan) Endless Ocean Super Smash Bros. Brawl Mario Kart Wii Wii Fit Mario Super Sluggers (Japan and North America only) Wario Land: The Shake Dimension Wii Music Disaster: Day of Crisis (Japan, Europe and Australia only) Animal Crossing: City Folk Everyone's Common Knowledge Television (Japan only) Fatal Frame IV: Mask of the Lunar Eclipse (Japan only) Captain Rainbow (Japan only)
2009 New Play Control! Mario Power Tennis New Play Control! Pikmin Excitebots: Trick Racing (North America only) New Play Control! Donkey Kong Jungle Beat New Play Control! Pikmin 2 Punch-Out!! Another Code: R - A Journey into Lost Memories (Japan and Europe only) Wii Sports Resort Metroid Prime: Trilogy (North America and Europe only) Wii Fit Plus Tact of Magic (Japan Only) New Play Control! Metroid Prime (Japan Only) New Play Control! Metroid Prime 2: Echoes (Japan Only) New Play Control! Chibi-Robo! (Japan Only) Announced for 2009 Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games (Published by Nintendo in Japan only) New Super Mario Bros. Wii  Endless Ocean 2
2008 Dr. Mario Online Rx My Pokémon Ranch Magnetica Twist Art Style: ORBIENT Art Style: CUBELLO Art Style: ROTOHEX MaBoShi: The Three Shape Arcade Tsuushin Taikyoku: Igo Dojo 2700-Mon (Japan Only) Wii Chess (Japan Only) Tsuushin Taikyoku: Hayazashi Shogi Sandan (Japan Only) Yakuman Wii (Japan Only)
2009 Lonpos Bonsai Barber Doc Louis's Punch-Out!! Rock N' Roll Climber PictureBook Games: Pop-Up Pursuit Kimi to Boku to Rittai (Japan Only) Asobu Made in Wario (Japan Only)
2001 Luigi's Mansion Pikmin Super Smash Bros. Melee Wave Race: Blue Storm Doubutsu no Mori + (Japan Only)
2002 Animal Crossing Disney's Magical Mirror Starring Mickey Mouse Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem Mario Party 4 Metroid Prime NBA Courtside 2002 Star Fox Adventures Super Mario Sunshine Cubivore: Survival of the Fittest (Japan/North America only ; published by Nintendo in Japan Only) Doshin the Giant (Japan/Europe Only)
2003 1080° Avalanche F-Zero GX Kirby Air Ride The Legend of Zelda: Collector's Edition The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time Master Quest The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker Mario Golf: Toadstool Tour Mario Kart: Double Dash‼ Mario Party 5 Pokémon Channel Wario World Doubutsu no Mori e-Plus (Japan Only) GiFTPiA (Japan Only) Nintendo Puzzle Collection (Japan Only)
2004 Custom Robo (Japan/North America Only) Donkey Konga The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures Mario Party 6 Mario Power Tennis Metroid Prime 2: Echoes Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door Pikmin 2 Pokémon Box: Ruby and Sapphire Pokémon Colosseum WarioWare, Inc.: Mega Party Game$ Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles (Published by Nintendo in North America Only) Kururin Squash! (Japan Only)
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2. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 15:55 BST
No offense, but I can't compare the two, not till the Wii's life cycle has ended. Then, I can make a judgement as to which was the best.
3. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 16:02 BST
I love both my Wii and Gamecube. Only about 20% of my games are 1st party. I am in between. I love Galaxy more than Sunshine. I like Mario Kart Wii better than Double Dash. But the Gamecube was home to My favorite RPG Tales of Symphonia which is not a Nintendo made game (Namco). Too compare a system that had a full cycle and one thats had a partial life cycle brings up there is no bigger picture. There is no facts so its up to the individual really. As its going to matter based on individual opinions. As far as first party games this generation I own more than I did last generation.
4. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 16:12 BST
I'm pretty soft on Nintendo's 1st party content, but it's safe to say that the only Gamecube game I own published by Nintendo is Chibi Robo! and I've got enough Nintendo-published titles on the Wii to outnumber all of my Gamecube games...
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5. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 16:40 BST
I compared them at similar points in their life cycle. So it is to this point.
6. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 16:44 BST
I bought 25 games through the 4ish years of the Gamecube's life, versus having around 14 through the first (almost) three years of the Wii's life. Granted, that doesn't count this holiday season. But so far, I purchased more games in the same period for the GCN than the Wii. Not sure if anyone cares but, there ya have it.
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7. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 16:45 BST
@orlick I think you did make a good point. So many good games Nintendo has released the last 10 years. . I see where you are coming from. I just cannot decide so its a tie for me. Others will probably disagree with me.
8. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 16:46 BST
I am not syaing either is better. It is just interesting to compare.....
9. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 16:53 BST
@Orlick-You are comparing the Wii to the Gamecube? Now that's funny.
Edited on Tue 6th October, 2009 @ 16:54 by Knux
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10. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 16:53 BST
Hard to say, I'm not a huge fan of either catalog. Both systems have a good Smash Brothers game, but only the Cube has the amazing Four Swords Adventures, not to mention both Pikmin games originated on the system. Sure, you could say the NPC games are on Wii, but if you were to count remakes, you might as well count VC and backwards-compatibility, in which case it's a non-question because Nintendo wouldn't have to do anything new at all. So comparing only new games... it's a tough call. But obviously I have pretty narrow tastes when it comes to 3D gaming.
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11. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 16:56 BST
New PLAy Control is not the same as Virtual console at all.
Some NPC have been modified for more than contorl for example.
VC the games appear as close as possible in their original state.
12. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 17:04 BST
And yet you argue what you do not read.
And jump to conclusions.
13. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 17:08 BST
Where could you get such an impression when you just admited you do not read my posts?
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14. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 17:10 BST
Let's try to stay on topic folks and not descend into petty bickering; I'd hate to see this thread locked!
15. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 17:10 BST
@ Comment 12I know they're different, but I'm just saying that I feel it is more appropriate to judge each console by original work. Yes, Nintendo did put some work in on the NPC titles, but most of it was already done for them in the GC era. I understand if some prefer these titled, and that's cool. I've honestly never tried them, but when Metroid Prime Trilogy is in the bargain bin one day, I'll probably pick that up. I hope they do a Pikmin Trilogy when Pikmin 3 is done, but not a year after so that I have to rebuy the same game.
Edited on Tue 6th October, 2009 @ 17:11 by Adam
16. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 17:12 BST
I have bought zero NPC titles. I agree with your sentiment to a point Adam.
17. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 17:33 BST
hmmm, lets see....regarding my personal tastes (i dont really care about most first party games)....the gamecube has smash bros melee, those amazing midway collections, the megaman collection and capcom vs snk 2 eo. the wii has SNK arcade classics, king of figthers collection, samurai shodown collection, metal slug collection, blastworks, geometry wars galexies, castle of shikigami 3, a slew of amazing light gun games and in the future tatsunko vs capcom. i say the wii's library is definitely sicker.
18. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 18:01 BST
This show we all have our own tastes - your game list ironicly consists primarily of compilations from other systems!
19. Posted: Wed 7th Oct 2009 00:52 BST
@orlick and the games that arnt compilations are mostly just ports of stuff. im such a poser when it comes to nintendo lol. but for realzys, i would say the wii is better, i mean LIGHT GUN GAMES man...they rule...
20. Posted: Wed 7th Oct 2009 00:55 BST
I cannot compare. Gamecube was my favorite system last generation and this generation its my Wii. Both systems had phenomenal games.