For all PC Master Race citizens, would you consider the Nintendo Switch?

Discussion in 'Computer Games and General Discussion' started by Wizardkoer, Oct 21, 2016.

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  1. Definitely! It offers something unique and/or is cool and/or I like Nintendo exclusives

  2. Maybe. It looks pretty intriguing but I want to know more

  3. Probably not. I'm good with my PC

  4. Definitely not! My PC is all I need don't want any consoles

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  1. Wizardkoer
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    Wizardkoer Wii Veteran - 17

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    I wanna know all you PC Master Race people's thoughts! (And yes I'm a PC Master Race person as well). Do the poll!
     
  2. Coolsonickirby

    Coolsonickirby GBAtemp Regular

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    YES SIR!
     
  3. InsaneNutter

    InsaneNutter GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    It depends on the games, from a PC gamers point of view you will certainly get many games on an Nintendo platform you'll not get on the PC until emulation is eventually possible.

    Even then the Switch is about the experience of playing your games any time, anywhere, even where it's only possible to do so on battery power. So it's certainly a different experience than traditional PC gaming, even if you have a laptop / touch screen PC device like the Surface.

    I game on the PC and Consoles and i'm interested, however probably not until a Pokemon (3DS style adventure game) and Mario Kart are available.
     
  4. Originality

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    I agree, it depends on the games. I'm intrigued, and may get it (I have every console except Xbox One), but only if there are enough games that interest me (hence why no XBO).
     
  5. Satangel

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    Depends on the games & price, but sure. I've always liked Nintendo more in the sense they at least try to innovate and don't copy MS/Sony.
     
  6. Flame

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    every one is saying it depends on the game. well thats a out right lie, im watching you guys.... :| it depends on the homebrew scene AND games.
     
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  7. GamerzHell9137

    GamerzHell9137 GBAtemp Psycho!

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    I always need me myself some Mario Kart, but other than that *shrugs*

    3rd party was never Nintendo forte so at the same time i'm not so much interested (and the difficulty in Nintendo games has been pretty weak lately which i don't like)
     
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  8. Mikemk

    Mikemk GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    I'll wait on the 4DS. Eventually, I'll be able to emulate the Switch.
     
  9. sarkwalvein

    sarkwalvein My mother tongue is Spanish, for god's sake!

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    The switch IS the 4DS.

    PS: And if you comply about the size, sure they will release a 4DS Lite in the future.
     
  10. BORTZ

    BORTZ Tired of being the good guy

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    I have a few die hard PC masterracers who have admitted that they would be interested in a Switch. It seems to fill a void that they cant cover with a 3DS/Vita.
     
  11. Mikemk

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    Won't have 2 screens, the point about eventually being able to emulate it remains valid.
     
  12. Imparasite

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    im a extreme PC gamer at the same time i got all gen consoles so definitely ill get switch also :D
     
  13. gnmmarechal

    gnmmarechal Yes

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    Yes. For me, there are few exclusives that would interest me for the PS or Xbox home systems, but Nintendo is very strong in first-party games.
     
  14. Magical Sheep

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    I'm still considering it, mainly because there's a good chance that I'll be buying a WiiU again to play some games with friends. I really like the portability of the Switch. I think it would be neat if the Switch had some kind of Streetpass like feature for when it's in 'tablet' mode.
     
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  15. LaronX

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    I buy one Nintendo Handheld each generation while I didn't buy there console when they where relevant since the GC. So for me this is great. It stands to see if the software matches up.
     
  16. zoogie

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    PC Master Race always worships the Nvidia God, so yes, they must accept their Lord's offering.
     
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  17. Taleweaver

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    Perhaps if we can stream from our PC to the thing. Since this is Nintendo...i'll go with nnnnoooooooooo.
     
  18. Ethevion

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    I do the majority of my gaming on PC, but always consider consoles.
     
  19. grossaffe

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    PC and Nintendo co-habitate well. PC/Nintendo Master Mixed Race.
     
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  20. the_randomizer

    the_randomizer The Temp's official fox whisperer

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    Same boat, have Nintendo consoles and a custom-built PC (which I may upgrade next year) :P
     
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