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Old 11-08-2010, 08:01 PM   #1
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Question Discs or Cartridges?

I know it's a rather pointless debate but whatever.

I'd like to know if you prefer discs or cartridges for whatever reason (despite memory in product if possible...).

I definitely say cartridges personally. Discs are way too much of a hassle, despite storage space.

Cartridges are way more durable, don't get wrecked by silly little scratches and no loading times. They are cheaper to deal with and more efficient. I hate finding games my brothers left out of the cases and having to pay money to go and clean off all the scratches. Even so, it seems entirely impossible not to get scratches, since I've tried. It happens somehow and generally its even just the console scratching the disc. -_-

Cartridges are way easier to take care of ans seem to pay off more imho.

let me know what you think.
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Old 11-08-2010, 08:05 PM   #2
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I agree. Cartridges are a lot more durable and last longer than discs. Some of my gamecube games are so scratched up they don't work, but all my N64 games still work great, and I've had that twice as long. This is why I like my older games more than the new stuff.
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Old 11-08-2010, 08:27 PM   #3
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I agree. Cartridges are a lot more durable and last longer than discs. Some of my gamecube games are so scratched up they don't work, but all my N64 games still work great, and I've had that twice as long. This is why I like my older games more than the new stuff.
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I thought the result would be the opposite of what I'm hearing :O

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Old 11-08-2010, 11:40 PM   #8
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Well, as far as lifespan and such, cartridges, but what people don't realize is that if we went back to cartridges, sound quality would be TERRIBLE and our games would be like 10 cartridges long.
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A cartridge is way cooler than a disc. If cartridges could do what discs can, that would be Zero's ideal format. And no load times is always a wonderful thing. But alas, there are too many advantages for games on disc.

...Also, a disc will last forever provided you take care of it.
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ok now serieus.. i prefer cartridges but cd's are more powerfull and last long as long as you use the right stuff to clean it and always put it in the box after playing. so i don't have a big problem with cd's.. but i still think that there should be a better way to play games on a console tbh..
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