Deciding to pick up a DS.

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Aug 29, 2008

Deciding to pick up a DS. by TwinRetro at 8:55 AM (2,389 Views / 0 Likes) 27 replies

  1. TwinRetro
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    Hello everyone. my story is a sad one. I had my PSP stolen from me right out of my hands while I was on the bus...

    I have since decided to default to (or from depending on your views) the dark side. I am quickly becoming a Nintendo fanboy. I used to own a PS2 and a PSP, now I own a Wii, and am about to buy a DS, and a Edge DS card (for homebrew only of coarse)

    I am venturing into a world where gameplay matters more than graphics, and great games are abundant.

    I am grateful to join you all on this journey [​IMG]
     


  2. TossGirl

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    Um you let someone take your PSP? lol sorry, but that's funny how old are you?
    You should really get a DS it's a really good system with good support unlike the PSP now.
     
  3. ScuberSteve

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    There's also assloads of shovelware.
    Never on the DS have I seen so many crappy titles ending with the letter "z".
     
  4. Mei-o

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    Sooo you let your PSP get stolen on the bus, uh yeah...And a flashcart for homebrew only? Uhm, you need not act "supportive" or "nice" since we're all pirates in here anyway, we don't mind, really. Oh and welcome to GBATemp, have a great time.
     
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    All those homebrew games will get pretty boring.. [​IMG]
     
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    dont worry buddy you cant get busted for talking about pirating unless you link to their location. homebrew is shit
     
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    Get sum M3 Real [​IMG]

    Anyway yes get a DS. And a screen protector.
     
  8. pokemongalaxy

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    WELCOMEZ TO THE DARK SIDE [​IMG] HTF did you get your psp stolen, I mean couldnt you run after him/her...?
     
  9. TwinRetro
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    Not a school bus, but a city bus, and he ran down the isle and snatched it from me, I tried running after him but it was like Usain Bolt stole my psp. the mf-er was fast. but look at it this way, I wouldnt have a DS if my psp hadnt been stolen, and um...since im clear on the rules now, hell yeah piracy! woo!

    and I live in Las Vegas. I know...not the best place to whip out your psp...
     
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    lol, Im sorry about how you got it stolen but.. CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR DS... WOOOOOOOOOOOOO

    Remember.. Piracy is GOOD..
     
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    Wow some of you lot are so mean! [​IMG] Sorry to hear it got nicked, might be a good time to get your claws on a wriststrap for the DS, or one of those neckstrap thingys so you can wrap it round your wrist a few times. [​IMG]
     
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    Welcome to GBATemp, and don't listen to the others pirating is bad. At GBAtemp we "borrow" and use "backups". Don't worry about getting your PSP stolen, it was for the better anyway. I mean there is a reason its called the Playstation PORTable, cause everything on that shit is a PORT. That is why I sold mine and got a DS.

    However their are rumors of a new DS coming out in the new year. So if your patient enough I would wait it out and play your Wii for the time being. Just in case the rumors turns out to be true.
     
  13. Ergo_proxy_One

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    wow.......i live in detroit an nobody has ever attempted to steal my DS on the bus...maybe because ghetto people think its not cool...who knows, but if they do...im takin out a pocket knife and throwing it at his ass like i was a ninja master
     
  14. Mohammad

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    Welcome to GBAtemp and welcome to the world of Nintendo I use the Supercard DS ONE and love it! I also have a SuperCard SD for extra RAM although I want to get a new one that will fit my NEW lite, because now it doesn't fit in my nice travel cast.. *sigh*
     
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    Scubers meant DS, not PSP for the shovelware thing btw.
     
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    Well, at least he just snatched your PSP, not some of your money or credit card along with it [​IMG]
    anyway, did you buy your DS yourself or your parents? (assuming you're 15 or so)
     
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    The way I see it, man, is if you got your PSP stolen, you DESERVE some free games. Hopefully that son of a bitch got hit by a truck on his escape.

    I hate thieves.



    and yeah... you should totally get a DS. I've played mine like crazy. Lots of good games, no loading, fun stuff. And I recommend the Cyclo
     
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    I've literally lol'd [​IMG]

    Anyways yeah you should get a DS Lite it's an amazing system and have better games than the PSP. As said before, it only have PORTs.

    Good luck! [​IMG]
     
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    Welcome to Are Side the Side of DSFanboys
     
  20. TwinRetro
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    What would I be doing playing with my wallet and credit cards? [​IMG] I always keep my wallet on a chain anyway.

    and I'm 23 by the way, and no, dammit, i'm not too old for video games. I'm married, and I have a shitty job. Video games are my only escape >_
     

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