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Old 08-01-2012, 01:47 AM   #1
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Nintendo Becoming 3rd Party?

I cam across this article and thought it was fairly interesting, It's in reguards to nintendo becoming 3rd party. In other words dropping out of the console race and focusing on distributing games for other software manipulators. Read and see what you think! (:

http://www.gamespot.com/news/nintend...gordon-6388228
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Old 08-01-2012, 03:02 AM   #2
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Maaaaaaybe one day in the very far future. But as long as Miyamoto is alive, Nintendo will always be a contributor to the console wars. No ifs and or buts. Or ill feel more cheated than when sega did that to me still never fully forgave them
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Nintendo is far from done with making hardware. Not saying it couldn't happen, but certainly not any time in the near future.
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Old 08-01-2012, 10:16 AM   #4
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Old 08-01-2012, 10:59 AM   #5
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Maaaaaaybe one day in the very far future. But as long as Miyamoto is alive, Nintendo will always be a contributor to the console wars. No ifs and or buts. Or ill feel more cheated than when sega did that to me still never fully forgave them
What SEGA did was what any smart business would do in their situation. That being said, Nintendo has too much money. It would take at LEAST 2 totally failed consoles to push them to that limit.
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Old 08-01-2012, 11:48 AM   #6
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I stopped reading the article when I saw the interviewee as "former Electronic Arts chief operating officer"
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Old 08-01-2012, 02:18 PM   #7
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What SEGA did was what any smart business would do in their situation. That being said, Nintendo has too much money. It would take at LEAST 2 totally failed consoles to push them to that limit.



lol I don't think Nintendo would have a failed console, people are always just talking smack, at the end of the day Nintendo would have to make some so crappy, so flimsy, and so unplayable that if it ruined them to that point of not making hardware...than that's where their company deserves to be if they start not giving a crap
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Old 08-05-2012, 01:26 AM   #9
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Took 2 for sega... well 3... kinda. Sega CD, 32X, Saturn, and boom! No one trusted them by the time the dreamcast actually was a success. Although, personally, I like the saturn, but it was hard to program for.

I still maintain that Sega Dreamcast would have made it if it had a DVD player. I think that was a cheap way for Sony to knock em out. Smart, but cheap.

Anyways, this is about Nintendo. I really don't see it happening. All I have to say.
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Old 08-05-2012, 06:23 AM   #10
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I wouldn't mind if this happened. I'd only have to buy 2 new consoles every 6 or 7 years at least, instead of 3.
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