Who is going to try 3DS before you buy it

Discussion in '3DS - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by Game Dragon, Feb 4, 2011.

  1. Game Dragon
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    Are you going to try 3DS before you buy it or are you just going to buy it, I would highly recommend you try it first it might save you a lot of money and heart ache
     
  2. SmokeFox

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    If i had this option i would definitely test it.
     
  3. machomuu

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    Nah, 'cuz I'll just buy it anyway.
     
  4. Depravo

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    As I won't be buying one on launch day I daresay I'll get to have a fiddle with one before I eventually do decide to purchase.
     
  5. granville

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    I'm probably not getting one till Christmas (waiting on a few more games to release for it). I'll inevitably play with it in stores before getting it. I'm sure it will be great, i'm not playing it beforehand because i have doubts. But i just want to try it out for fun since i'm not getting it for a while anyways.
     
  6. Devin

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    Buying it before I try it, just cause it'll be that more special when I get it. It's like getting to play with a new toy for a hour, then having to wait to buy it. I'd rather not have to wait to try it out, by preordering it. The release games aren't that great, but I'll pick up a copy of Resident Evil just to tide me over until a better game is released.
     
  7. monkat

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    @OP

    I've seen you make a lot of anti-3DS threads. Any reason why?

    I'm not going to test it out before I buy it because ... how would I? The only social interaction I've had for a little while has been dealing with customers (who don't see me as a human - can't find a link to the study, but yeah), and I doubt they'd be willing to let me play with their 3DS'.
     
  8. Ikki

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    I won't be able to try it but I'll get it anyway around december.

    Also, I find the amount of hate you provide against the 3DS pretty annoying
     
  9. Goofy Time

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    It's a Nintendo platform, I don't need to try it knowing there will be good games.
     
  10. AaronUzumaki

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    Already preordered. I mean, it is the successor to the best and most enjoyable line of portable game systems. So, it definitely won't be "bad" or "a waste of money" (who am I quoting?). Worst-case scenario, if nothing else, it will just fall slightly lower of the bar already set for portable games.
     
  11. Game Dragon
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    Believe it or not I have worked on several 3D systems in the past and the best is with glasses and the worst is the system that Nintendo are using, if the 3Ds was a 3D glasses system I would buy one simple as that
     
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    Game Dragon has a habit of complaining about things he doesn't own
    he did that with the DSTWO, and now he's doing it with the 3DS,
    give it a few days, he'll get bored and move on to cry about the iEVO or NGP
     
  13. DeMoN

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    This depends on whether or not stores will have kiosks set-up before launch, and whether or not I can get at least an hour with one of them alone to test out my 3D endurance.
    If not, then I'll buy a 3DS at launch regardless.
     
  14. azure0wind

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    well, i will buy it before i test it.
    *can't wait for march
     
  15. Arnold Schwarzen

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    Ya depends if stores get early kiosks, then I will def take it out for a spin. Otherwise no because I have fully paid off my 3DS and will be picking it up as soon as it's released!
     
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    Topic: Not going to another country just to see if I can see a 3D effect I'm pretty sure I won't be able to anyway.
     
  17. kakashidesu

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    Definitely. I would like to see no glasses 3D for myself before I buy the 3DS. Also need to make sure I won't get a headache as well [​IMG]
     
  18. DigitalDeviant

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    when is 3DS preview coming to NYC?????
     
  19. DJ91990

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    When the kiosk demos pop up at Gamestop, I'll give the 3D$ a try.
    (Then I hopefully have a job or a spare $249.99 lying around so that I can buy the black one!)
     
  20. junn

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    i'm not gonna try, i'm gonna buy.
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    "Do, or do not. There is no try."
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