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What is the first console you started your gaming out with?
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used44



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PostPosted: Thu Jun 23, 2011 6:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Haha. Yellow as piss.

Stuff the components into a different shell or something, like a Teddy bear.
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 23, 2011 8:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

That or paint the case some crazy bull shit scheme.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 24, 2011 12:26 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm trying to find a couple case mods for the snes. One I saw a while ago was a wooden snes. It kept the shape of the original north american snes but with wooden parts.

If you guys see any nice mods fell free to share them with me!
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 24, 2011 7:39 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Put the guts in a Nintendo 64 shell. They don't get discolored and you can find dead ones for cheap.
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 04, 2011 11:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Does it even count as a console? The Commodore 64 was where I got my gaming start Very Happy

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commodore_64
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 17, 2011 9:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I remember you could use that keyboard as a weapon it was so damn heavy and solid.
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 17, 2011 10:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

...IIRC, the Sega Genesis.

I didn't really start playing games A LOT until like 2003.
Jet Set Radio Future, please come back. Sad
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 19, 2011 8:34 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Started out with NES. I only Had Mario/Duck Hunt with the light gun and Tetris for a long time but what else do you need?
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 19, 2011 9:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

bobbyclafrance wrote:
Tetris for a long time but what else do you need?

Seriously.

Welcome to the forums!
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 19, 2011 11:48 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I also started out with an NES back in the day. Didn't get to play Tetris much though because my mom would hog the game... when I say my mom could beat your ass in Tetris I mean it.
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 19, 2011 12:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I probably already spoke about my first console experiences somewhere in this topic, but my first true love was the Nintendo Gameboy.
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 19, 2011 12:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

used44 wrote:
I probably already spoke about my first console experiences somewhere in this topic, but my first true love was the Nintendo Gameboy.

Same here. God I took it everywhere. I had one of those giant cases. The Game Boy remains one of the best gaming platforms. There were SO MANY games for it.
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 22, 2011 6:45 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

My first console was a Sears branded Atari made Pong game. No cartages just a choice switch. 3 games only Pong, Brick Break, and Pinball. The controller (it came with two) was a small plastic box with a knob on it. Pong you needed an opponent. The Pinball was weird. So I played the hell out of Brick Break, a Breakout clone.

EDIT: Just found out I didn’t remember it so well, no Pong, one controller, it was called Sears Tele-Games Pinball Breakaway 1977. Still that was over thirty years ago so I don’t think I did to bad. Razz
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 13, 2011 12:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

danielrbischoff wrote:
Same here. God I took it everywhere. I had one of those giant cases. The Game Boy remains one of the best gaming platforms. There were SO MANY games for it.


Not to mention probably one of the best Zelda games ever. I had the big ass case that looked like a giant gameboy lol.

My first console was the Nintendo. I remember when my dad brought home Final Fantasy. My first RPG and definitely not my last Smile
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 25, 2011 11:58 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

SNES apparently, although I don't remember it at all.
The first game I recall ever playing was Ocarina of Time; which my mom rented because she was such a fan of Zelda. I remember it took us the whole 5 days to beat the Deku Tree. Laughing
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 22, 2011 5:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

My dad has an Atari (I think) and we played Burger Factory on it like nuts.
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 19, 2012 1:21 am    Post subject: atari 2600 Reply with quote

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Atari 2600. I r old.
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so am i my friend this is my first console also....... I still have it and a sack full of carts u name it i proberly have it or at least had it lol even the funky blue controll and sesame street games lol...
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 19, 2012 4:52 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Welcome to xclant, I was wondering why I saw a banned member's thread revived...then I saw your post count.
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 01, 2012 12:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Mine was N64
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 01, 2012 2:24 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

First console I ever played was a new at my babysitter's house. She had an atari 2600 as well with a shitton of games.

First console I ever owned was a sega genesis. Came with Sonic 2 and I played the shit out of that. Used to have everything int hat game memorized, including the final boss. Now I have trouble getting past the oil ocean level.
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