Have you seen the headlines Nintendo's forecast is cloudy and the only thing that could have saved the company was the biggest flop in Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy history Hello Internet welcome to game theory the show that doesn't need an intro joke this week because Virtual Boy look it's a joke that writes itself this overpriced Headache-inducing non. Portable portable gaming device from 1996 failed on every level sold only 700 70,000 units and has gone down in gaming history as the worst game console of all time sure arguments can be made for the Philips CDI the Nomad the tiger R zone, but Seriously, no one expected this steaming red and black turd to come from the biggest name in gaming now 19 years after its release Nintendo has long since forgotten these god-awful goggles the thing is They shouldn't have because the Virtual Boy was the one thing that could have saved the company from its current hardships Don't believe me you will let's start theogy reviewing all the reasons why the Virtual Boy flopped first these Vitrual hates these sure obligatory Battery breaks might be beneficial for my health as I'm forced to get out of my couches well maintained but groove But nothing kills a play session quite like having to stop every few hours to recharge the Virtual Boy inhaled doublea's faster than a binge-eating Kirby Nintendo I Swear must have had a 6 gardens with the Energizer Gabriel dropout opening full ガヴリールドロップアウト op gabriel dropkick single because I kept going and going and going Back to the store to buy more packages of these darn things which brought up another problem the cost Nintendo had always operated on the philosophy that good gaming didn't need to be expensive But that belief went out the window with the Virtual Boy batteries chargers vurtual to the chiropractor For your next train all those added to the already high 180 dollar price tag a price unheard Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy for a portable gaming system back in 1996 and what kept the virtual boys cost too damn high was the technology 3d ain't cheap my friends regardless Of click here decade in fact the infamous decision to Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy the graphics Allred was a call purely made on cost having a single color was just cheaper But apparently not cheap enough to make it affordable and what's worse than expensive technology expensive rushed Technology according to David chefs virtuall game over the lead developer on the Virtual Boy never actually Intended for the console to be released in the form and ended up in what showed up on the shelves of Toys R Us Was practically a prototype so why release ax well Nintendo pushed the system to mark it So it could focus development resources on something else codenamed project reality later known as vitual Nintendo 64 Clearly the right move, but Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy means Nintendo was perfectly comfortable letting customers Overpay for a half-finished system a half-finished system mind you without games literally there were 22 14 in the US Launch titles don't make me laugh there were four now tell me which of these gems would get click to a midnight release red alarm teller Oh boxer Galactic pinball and Mario Tennis and the best part of all of the 14 games none of them actually Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy the virtual reality part of Virtual Boy Oh sure there was a 3d effect here there, but no one knew how to program for the thing in fact Nintendo went out of their way to make it difficult for the games to get wil in 1995 a year before Virtual Boy launched a Nintendo game designer openly xbox in japan failed Why that very few Third-party publishers had seen the system because Nintendo wanted to control what type of games were getting released Worried that there might be a glut of low quality games headed to their new system of what?
Excuse me you were worried about crappy games and yet Waterworld got your seal of approval well congratulations Began your discerning taste crippled a system that barely had a leg to stand on in the first place In summary virtual crashed and burden because of poor battery life Overpriced tue that was rushed to market and a lack of quality games Particularly at the system's launch sound familiar ned should Nintendo repeated the same story in 2012 with this The Wii U now I'm a huge Nintendo fan So it pains me to say that sales for this have been abysmal since its release back in 2012 Wow hard to believe it's been that long only about five point eight million Wii U's if it's sold certainly better than the virtual boys 770 K.
Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy It just like the virtual boys 3d virtual namesake No one's using the Wii U technology correctly not even Nintendo games like Assassin's Creed and Cod weren't built for asymmetric gaming and Mario you congratulations on having the tablet you get to be everyone's favorite character from the series the Platform creator, and that's the main issue here remember when I mentioned that I'm a huge Nintendo fan Well keep that in mind because if we're really going to be honest at its core.
theoru But you know how many PS 4s have been sold 5.3 million in four months right now the system Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy an anchor around the company's neck being a primary contributor to three years of losses 1.2 billion dollars of Nintendo money quite Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy lost in - world Reggie's body may have been ready but his pocketbook certainly wasn't as the company went from printing money with the weed to bleeding it and Ironically enough the Virtual Boy predicted the failure of the Wii U nearly two Decades earlier for all the reasons we just reviewed.
Let's go down the list battery life nowadays We have fancy charging stations but at three-and-a-half hours of playtime per session the Wii U's Tablet controller just doesn't cut it cost at launch the Gqme U was $300 for the cheapest version But if you want a battery aGme will last more than a few hours that virtusl cost you you want a regular remote to play the games that work better without a tablet battle FASTA you want a game to play since you know it didn't even have the decency nww come bundled with anything well that will cost Https://pikespeakpoetlaureate.org/anime/you-wont-believe-this-is-india.php - both the Wii U and the Virtual Boy before it broke with Nintendo's Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy of keeping nes low Instead featuring price tags that balloon to significantly via hidden costs for things Necessary to get the system to function and click yourself one question Why is the system so expensive in the first place?
overpriced technology remember virtual boys decision to go with the color red to save on production expenses Nintendo relived its own history with the Wii U once again sacrificing graphics this time competitive HD graphics gesso we could bundle a Freaking iPad as a thd in a year - that could probably be done on the cheap cheap But as it stands virrual like the Virtual Boy the Wii U was rushed to Market look at its history in 2010 Nintendo of America president Reggie Guyver ii dark hero 1994 full movie body is ready commented that he felt quote confident that the Wii home entertainment console has a very long life in front of it end quote and declare that a Successor would not be launched in the near future and then again at e3 the 2010 presentation, Nintendo CEO Revealed writing Dark advice terrible lords the BBC that they would begin announcing a new council once Nintendo ran out of ideas with the current Hardware Apparently they didn't have too many ideas virtjal since less than a year later The Wii U was announced as Nintendo rush to stay ahead of the console war curve And now the game's old boy the games Look at these launch titles all names that had Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy long before on an older quite Frankly more high definition system games that had tablet Functionality shoehorned in because it's a game for the Wii U damn.
It just like the virtual boys 3d virtual namesake No one's using the Wii U technology correctly not even Nintendo games like Assassin's Creed and Cod weren't built for asymmetric gaming and Neq you congratulations on having the tablet you get to be everyone's favorite theoru from the series the Platform creator, and that's the main issue here remember when I mentioned that I'm a huge Nintendo fan Well keep that in mind because if we're really going to be honest at its core.
It's the idea of both these systems That's flawed both the Wii U and the Virtual Boy were systems that at their best were Innovation for innovation safe and at their worst were founded on a gimmick Let's pursue 3d gaming for one and let's focus on asymmetric gaming for the other now don't misunderstand There's nothing wrong in experimenting with gimmicks trying new things Unless you're a company that wants to make money in which case there's a lot wrong with it you see Corporations want a big fat profit as quickly as possible Courting a game from one HD system to another easy money change some code But porting a game from an HD system to something that requires some sort of extra screen integration means figuring out new creative using more resources hiring more people and oh forget it Assassin's Creed 5 Assassin's Creed 6 Assassin's Creed 1 Remastered quite frankly not everyone is as ambitious as you Nintendo making games for a system that breaks from the norm means extra work for third-party publishers and extra work means their bottom line gets smaller and Nintendo you should have known this by now Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy you had paid attention to the Virtual Boy No one made games for that thing No one wanted to make games for that thing because no one knew how to perhaps The saddest moment in watamote opinion games for that thing and didn't want to invest The time and money it took to figure it out And why should they?
Dedicate development dollars to create a whole new way to experience games when coming up with a few new level designs for Call of Duty space zombies will be faster cheaper and end up selling more than any game ever I don't know what pony and Rainbow filled world you live in Nintendo, but companies like, EA They're not doing this for the sake of art Third-party developers bailout of innovative systems and that leaves you Nintendo you and the creators of Waterworld 3d solely responsible for filling The crazy story saving more unreleased games 3do m2 2 the growing number of blanks in the release calendar and looking at the slow trickle of Wii U games the Non-existent Virtual Boy library Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy pressure isn't something you can handle in short the Wii U has failed for the exact Game theory wii u is the new virtual boy the virtual boy did 20 years ago They're both overpriced gimmicky systems that were rushed to market with no games and no real plan for games But there's one other side to this story one that turns this entire situation on its head sure it's easy to blame Nintendo But Nintendo may not be the one at fault here We the gamers are more on that next time but for today regardless of who ends up with the final blame Nintendo's the one who's going to have to deal with the consequences, so good luck You're gonna need it and remember Nintendo those who forget their history are click here to here it But hey that's just a theory a game theory.
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