GameCube VC may be on Switch

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Are you excited about GameCube VC?

  1. Yes

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  2. No

    9 vote(s)
    13.0%
Dec 9, 2016

GameCube VC may be on Switch by CatmanFan at 2:05 PM (2,154 Views / 4 Likes) 61 replies

  1. 2Hack

    Member 2Hack HYPiavelli

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    we've been waiting for gamecube support since the wiiU came out :/
     
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  2. dontay0100

    Member dontay0100 GBAtemp Fan

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    - Of course, it's always my first thought when a console is released...Cuz ya know, I'm a pirate and ish...
     
  3. CeeDee

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    If GameCube can be emulated I'd be willing to bet Wii could likely be emulated as well, considering their similar hardware (that's why Dolphin has Wii support)
     
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    Running Wii games takes about twice as much power as GameCube
    And there's the whole unique controller thing that most games require which can't really be emulated with a gamepad.
     
  5. CeeDee

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    It's possible. Never said it'd work well...
     
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    Oh boy, I can't wait until I can buy the same games again for the third time :^)
     
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    We Have Nintendont, GC VC is not that exciting, xD but hey! why not? i just wish it was Wii U Backwards compatible...
     
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    Honestly, there are a handful of must-play GC titles and you can play them already via Dolphin in HD.
     
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    Meh, my WiiU master race console is already running Wii, GC and wholealottashitofotherretroconsoles.
     
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    If the GC games end up getting rendered in 1080p on the Switch, then color me interested.

    Otherwise, I couldn't care less.
     
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    The Joy-con might provide that role, otherwise Wiimotes may just work with the system.
     
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  13. KingVamp

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    I seen people say it may have analog triggers due to the rumor of actually getting Gamecube VC.
     
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    Except Nintendont isn't emulation, it's closer to a VM than an emulator; the Switch using VC would enhance the resolution like N64 games run at 480p.
     
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    I think if they will release a GameCube Virtual Console the wouldn't remake a gamecube game :(
    (Sunshine,Luigi's Mansion,Paper Mario,Twilight Princess,Metroid....)
     
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    i really hope so there are quite a few gems i never played that i would love to enjoy
     
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    maylay ach dee
     
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    I hope the Switch has a GC joycon like attachments but I doubt it because it's Nintendo...
     
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    Twilight Princess HD NX confirmed for switch
    huehuehue
     
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