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Behold, the greatest console of all time.

>> No.5286781
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Radical!

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>>5286774

>> No.5286795

>>5286774
It's not even the best version of that console

>> No.5286801

>>5286795
Enjoy your jail bars.

>> No.5286818

Even if you strip it of its 3rd party support its library is still strong
sasuga, Nintendo

>> No.5286835

>>5286818
Easily Nintendo's best first-party games ever.

>> No.5286841

>>5286774
Yeah it's totally the best console ever, Nintendo never recovered and neither did its competition. Also, thanks to Nintendo we can still play video games to this very day and play actual video games instead of cinematic non-games and have so much innovation that we never aske-, I'm sorry I mean, we never expected. It's not like there have been dozens of other consoles since then that have libraries that are just as vast if not vaster (even when I limit myself to pre 2000 ones) and are a lot less annoying to play through. No, Nintendo knew how to make challenging games and it's only become easier and too casual for real gamers. No no no, you're not a poser or a hipster when you say you like the NES specifically, it can only mean you've played it since the 80s and appreciate how truly revolutionary it was.

So, is that enough circlejerking for you guys or would you like some more sarcasm?

>> No.5286853

>>5286841
You're fucking gay dude

>> No.5286854

>>5286841
Go be a snarky faggot somewhere else

>> No.5286860

>>5286841
Hating Nintendo is a mental illness. I don't mean the actual hating of it, but by the fact that anyone who does is physically incapable of shutting up about it.

>> No.5286870

>>5286841
Like that scene in American Pyscho when he's talking about huey lewis and the news.

>> No.5286928

>>5286774
Apple 2 was the greatest console

>> No.5286935

>>5286928
kek

>> No.5287026

>>5286774
The NES aged like shit.
If you want good 2D games, go for the SNES and Sega Megadrive / Genesis.

>> No.5287042

>>5287026
>The NES aged like shit.
Except that it didn't? It's literally one of the oldest consoles that's still worth playing to this day.

>> No.5287043
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>>5286860
Yes goyim, Nintendo allows no dissent amongst the population. Comply now or be publicly pilloried by a hundred sweaty manchildren for eternity.

>> No.5287045

>>5287026
SMB 1-3 > SMW 1 & 2
Megaman > Megaman X
Contra and Super C > Contra 3 and Hard Corps
Castlevania 1 and 3 > Castlevania 4 and Bloodlines
That's just the main titles. There's a fucking ton of incredible 2D games on NES that obliterate everything 4th gen. How exactly is 4th gen better again?

>> No.5287049

It has the best FF and DQ, so yes.

>> No.5287060

>>5287049
It also has really fun versions of Wizardry, Ultima and Might and Magic!

>> No.5287632

>>5286774
unironically agree. anyone who doesnt agree is a pleb.

Also the Master system is the most underrated console of all time

>> No.5287642

I’d disagree

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I think this is better

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>>5286841
Spot the fuck on.

>> No.5288615

>>5286774
It has way too much garbage-tier shovelware to be the best.
It's in the top ten, at most.

>> No.5288631

>>5286774
I don't see an N64

>> No.5288654

>>5286774
Well, at least you didn't post the vastly inferior SNES.

>> No.5288685

Most of the Famicom's reputation rests entirely on Nintendo, Konami, and Capcom. Without those three, its reputation diminishes quite a bit.

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>>5287646

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>>5286841
Saving this one

>> No.5289002

That’s not the SNES or PS2.

>> No.5289007

>>5286841

Absolutely based. The only negative replies this is going to get are from zoomers and soibois that fit the bill.

>> No.5289010

>>5289002
You're right, because the NES is better.

>> No.5289075

>>5288685
>without Nintendo, Nintendo's console isn't as good

>> No.5289081

>>5288685
Sunsoft, Irem, Technos Japan, Hudson Soft, Taito, Tecmo, Jaleco, Data East, Square, Enix, Rare...

>> No.5289082

>>5288998
I BROKE MY FUCKING MONITOR FUCK YOU

>> No.5289093

It's not even better than the Master System, it was just lucky that all the good devs went for it instead of Sega.

>> No.5289102

Agreed, but other contenders for the shortlist are the original Game Boy, the PS1 and maybe the Atari 2600. It was not the consoles fault that retarded publishers crashed an oversaturated market.

>> No.5289108

>>5286774
most overrated*

>> No.5289231

>>5289093
You mean all the good devs were forced to go for it

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No one here was old enough to grow up with a NES. You're just a bunch of onions hipsters.

>> No.5289295

>>5289239
>implying there aren't 35-40 year old posters here
>implying I'm not one of them

>> No.5289364

>>5286841
>real gamers
You're a real faggot

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>>5289295

Hell I was born in 1987 and all I had was the NES until I got a little older. Many of my friends were the same way. I got my SNES for Christmas in 1994 and it certainly felt like I grew up with the NES. It was still officially supported with new games until 1994 and I remember renting Mega Man 6 and Wario's Woods when hey were new.

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>>5289239

>> No.5289510

>>5289239
>first legit vidya was Batman on NES
LIT

>> No.5289542

>>5289239
I'm 29 years old and have a brother 7 years older than me. My parents weren't rich so they always waited until consoles were at their end of life on discounts to buy them. My first games were Super Mario Bros, Tetris, and Duck Hunt. We didn't get an SNES until like 1994, so it was all-NES all the time until then, and we even still played NES sometimes after we got the SNES. Shut your dick hole, zoomer.

>> No.5289552

>>5289239
I'm from a eastern european shithole and grew up with famiclones.

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>>5286782
>>5288615
>>5287026
>>5289093
>>5289108
>>5289239
t. zoomers

>> No.5290503

When all I knew was the PSX and the N64, I made a friend in the neighbourhood I moved to (this was in 1998) who had a NES. I have fond memories of Saturday mornings spent watching Pokémon and then heading to his place to play Ninja Turtles II in two-player mode.

>> No.5290539

>>5290417
>"I-IF YOU DON'T FORCEFULLY LOVE MY 8-BIT MEME MACHINE Y-YOU'RE AUTOMATICALLY A ZOOMER!"
Grow a spine.

>> No.5290638

>>5290417
I didn't say the NES was shit.
I just said it wasn't the best.
Don't fucking "zoomer" ME, cocksucker.
You'll cowards don't even play SNES.

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>>5290638
>You'll cowards don't even play SNES.
That's because the Genesis was the better console anyway.

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>>5286774
Pretty much. I still play North vs South

>> No.5290695

>>5290638
zoomer detected

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>>5290693
North and South never gets enough love.

>> No.5290704

>>5289082
That's what happens when you stop using CRTs bro.

>> No.5290706

>>5288685
Imagine being this ignorant.

>> No.5290708

>>5288615
Name a console that wasn't loaded down with largely shovelware titles.

>> No.5290716

>>5290695
fragile bigot detected

>> No.5290735

>>5290716
stay mad kiddo

>> No.5290756

>>5290708
TurboGraphx 16. Kinda unfair as we only got a fraction of it's PC Engine library. Same deal with Sega Saturn.

However, the Dreamcast rocks a great library with very little filler and nonsense.

>> No.5290793

>>5290756
Splitting a system's library based on region seems pointless, but you'd be right about the TurboGrafx is you did, though I'd argue it would only hurt the Saturn's case considering how many of it's titles were stuck in Japan. Dreamcast had more than it's fair share of lazy ports, poorly made licensed trash, and mediocre sports games that I'd count as shovelware. I'll never understand the "Dreamcast had no bad games" meme that people like babbage's Gramps likes to push.

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>>5286774
That's not a Sega CD.

>> No.5290827

>>5290638
NES > Genesis > SNES

>> No.5290835

>>5290814
Imagine being a kid owning this beast back in 1993.
That kid was me.
Let me tell you, SONIC CD FUCKING ROCKED MY SOCKS.
It was the only game I ever got for it.
Love Sonic CD but I hate seeing people shitting on its level design. They just don't enjoy tansaku-based skill-based gameplay.

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>>5290827
Agreed completely.

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Plebeians, please.

>> No.5290872

>>5290835
I thought Night Trap was the shit back then

>> No.5290885

>>5286774
You can't play Comix Zone on that, though. jokes aside, NES was objectively a fine system with plenty of good games, the problem is that there was way too much movie licensed shit dumped by debatable software houses, perhaps only 1% of which redeems itself by being actually good. Some other games were shit too but beneath all this manure there was plenty of outstanding titles

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>>5286774
Enjoy your missing sound channels.

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>>5290814
Based.

>> No.5290916

>>5290827
My nigga.

>> No.5290930

>>5290885
The Japanese library had a lot more shit than the US one did.

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>consoles

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>>5290938
>zoomers

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>>5290904
What would a Seinfeld vidya game be like?

>> No.5290956

>>5286774
But that's isn't the Super Nintendo Entertainment System.

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>>5290952
>you are le zoomer because you don't like le epic overpriced japanese hardware with shit games

>> No.5290963

>>5290960
>le
Amazing wojaks, my young friend.

>> No.5290979

>>5290885
I always judge platforms by the number of good games they have rather than the percentage of games that were good. I think today the NES/Famicom has over 200 games that I could comfortably recommend as being worth playing.

>> No.5290984

>>5290930
Same one you replied to; you're right (that is if you used the word "shit" only to loosely describe the amount of games and not in the derogatory sense of the term). Lately i'm looking into it and it's way more stocked than i thought it would be, with games that are actually solid and fully playable, with still some exceptions but way less than the US comparison.

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Who here loopy.

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>>5290984
Forgot the picture, i liked this Famicom game even more than Rockman/Megaman himself, although it's not exactly fair to compare them because they're both very solid titles in their own way

>> No.5291216

>>5290953
Probably a lot like all the threads we have about Seinfeld video games. Lurk moar

>> No.5291232

>>5286774

>Lockout chip

>Defective loading mechanism

>No FDS support

>No mic

>No support for expansion audio

Get a famicom if you insist on going the hardware route and not emulating.

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>>5286774
When will the OG Xbox be retro?

>> No.5291276

>>5291271
I personally consider it retro. 18 years is long enough!

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