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Gemslime

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Could this be the end of the big N? The wii, nintendo's best selling (but in my opinion worst) system is going to be discontinued. The 3DS sales tanked (probably due to a unremarkable launch line up) and was given a $80 price slash. Not enough info was given about the WiiU at E3 which nintendo's stocks( at a 6 year low) to drop 15%. It's a tough market, and if this keeps up, nintendo may very well become 3rd party. I however look forward to the day nintend becomes 3rd party, not because it would "Degrade" them, but because it would allow them to reach a larger audience. Just think; playing Brawl on Xbox live or mario galaxy with the ps3's 1080 graphics... no nintendo fan could say no to that. best of all, 3rd party nintendo would allow for casual game play on a hard core system, no longer forcing players to chose one. I know that people will call me un-loyal with this post, but I am a very loyal nintendo fan, and the truth is that if nintendo was 3rd party, it would still exist, just on a ps3 or 360. The point I’m trying to make is that if nintendo stopped producing hardware, it may be the best thing they've ever done, but what do you think of it?

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Burning_Spear

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I would guess that as long as there are video game consoles and handhelds, Nintendo will be manufactuing them.

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Hokori

3. Posted:

wow :| its post like these that bug me :|

Gemslime wrote:

Just think; playing Brawl on Xbox live or mario galaxy with the ps3's 1080 graphics... no nintendo fan could say no to that.

NO!

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SuperOtaku wrote:

wow :| its post like these that bug me :|

Gemslime wrote:

Just think; playing Brawl on Xbox live or mario galaxy with the ps3's 1080 graphics... no nintendo fan could say no to that.

NO!

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TwilightPoint

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Sir, I say sir.
No...
Do we need another thread like this?

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SuperLink

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No. Nintendo will never die. Ever.

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Hokori

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@5 I soooooooooo agree Thank You Kind sir :)

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Kagamine

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jeez, its like an IGN article.......

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TwilightPoint

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bossmank wrote:

jeez, its like an IGN article.......

but watered down :D

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Link79

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No Nintendo isn't going anywhere. Now shut up and go play your Playstation.

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lord_hades

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i think as a ¥1,281,861 million amount company thats gona be 121 years old in september i think they can survive

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Meta-Rift

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Not this again. :|

Gemslime wrote:

The wii, nintendo's best selling (but in my opinion worst) system is going to be discontinued.

Just like the NES, SNES, N64, GameCube, GameBoy, GameBoy Advance, and soon the DS. Nothing new here.

Gemslime wrote:

The 3DS sales tanked (probably due to a unremarkable launch line up) and was given a $80 price slash.

And then the sales soared.

Gemslime wrote:

Not enough info was given about the WiiU at E3 which nintendo's stocks( at a 6 year low) to drop 15%.

Because the Wii U wasn't ready to be revealed, but they had to show something.

Gemslime wrote:

It's a tough market, and if this keeps up, nintendo may very well become 3rd party.

Yeah, it could happen, but there's no reason for it to happen now.

Gemslime wrote:

Just think; playing Brawl on Xbox live or mario galaxy with the ps3's 1080 graphics... no nintendo fan could say no to that.

Wow, 1080p graphics... Just like the Wii U.

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best of all, 3rd party nintendo would allow for casual game play on a hard core system, no longer forcing players to chose one.

No one is forcing players to choose "hardcore or casual". You buy the system that has the games you want, regardless of whether those games are "hardcore or casual". And each system has games in both categories.

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The point I’m trying to make is that if nintendo stopped producing hardware, it may be the best thing they've ever done, but what do you think of it?

Nintendo could survive as a third-party, but they definitely don't need to. They still want their hardware sales and licensing fees, so there's no reason for a last resort right now.

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Gemslime

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wow, i never knew so maany people hate my opinion.
P.s. i don't own a 360 or PS3,I myself am a nintendo fanboy, im just saying that it wont be the end of the world if nintendo becomes 3rd party.

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TeeJay

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I seriously thought this was an old thread someone revived. There have been so many Nintendopocalypse threads that it's not even funny anymore. Stop it.

Nintendo is not going to die. END OF STORY!

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Hokori

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jtr235 wrote:

i think as a ¥1,281,861 million amount company thats gona be 122 years old in september i think they can survive

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ToadFan

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Do we seriously need another thread just about this?

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TwilightPoint

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Don't worry I have reported it as its yet another thread about this topic and I think he is a troll.

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Hokori

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JarvanZheitk wrote:

Don't worry I have reported it as its yet another thread about this topic and I think he is a troll.

me to

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SonicMaster

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:| (insert scratching dog image here)

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Gemslime wrote:

1. Just think; playing Brawl on Xbox live or mario galaxy with the ps3's 1080 graphics... no nintendo fan could say no to that.

Please explain!!

Why would I want to play Smash Bros. or Mario Galaxy on a PS3 when the Wii U is much more powerful?

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