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What was the game(s) that sold you on each system you've owned? They have to be games you bought at the time you purchased your system.

Here are mine:
3rd,4th,5th gen were Super Mario
xbox - halo, dead or alive 3, oddworld
gamecube - luigi's mansion
ps2 - galactic wrestling, rygar
xbox 360 - elder scrolls iv
wii - super mario galaxy
ps3 - little big planet
pc - elder scrolls skyrim
3ds - pilotwings resort
psvita - it was a gift

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Condemned: Criminal Origins - Xbox 360

Resident Evil REmake - GameCube

Resident Evil: Code Veronica - Dreamcast

Street Fighter Alpha - PlayStation

Super Street Fighter II: Turbo - Panasonic REAL 3DO

Street Fighter II: The World Warrior - Super Nintendo


- Upcoming system sellers (games I'm definitely buying with the new machine): Killzone: ShadowFall & DriveClub for the PS4 and Dead Rising 3 for Xbox ONE


My early consoles were bought for me by parents but of the ones I bought myself: (And will buy)

Gamecube: F Zero GX, Metroid Prime

PS2: Shadow of the Colossus

Wii: Super Mario Galaxy, Monster Hunter Tri

360: Bioshock

Wii U: Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, Bayonetta 2, Monolith Soft's X

All the Metal Gears Solids for all the Sony home consoles.

prior to this gen just gone i had never owned my own system. so i will just list consoles i bought and the games i bought them for.
DS-Pokemon Diamond
3DS-LoZ: OoT
PSV- Persona 4 Golden

the Wii was bought buy my bro so we could play SSBB together.
and i won an N64 as a kid in an NBL (Australia's national basketball league) competition
other consoles we bought as a family were the PS1&2

edit:totally forgot, bought a GB as a kid for pokemon GS

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PS1: Tombraider 2, Wipeout 2097
PS2: Ridge racer, SSX
PS3: Blu-ray (I did buy Resistance and Ridge racer at launch, but really wanted to watch my stack of already accumulated blu-rays)

XBox: PGR, Rallisport challenge
XBox360: PGR3, CoD2

N64: Mario 64
GC: Wave race blue storm
Wii: LoZ:TP
WiiU: New Super Mario Brothers U

Dreamcast: Crazy taxi

Sega Megadrive - Sonic the Hedgehog 2
Playstation - Metal Gear Solid
Gameboy Colour - Pokemon
Gamecube - Bought on impulse
Xbox - Halo
Dreamcast - Sonic Adventure, Shenmue
PSP - Didn't buy for any particular game
Playstation 2 - Summoner, Tekken Tag Tournament
Nintendo DS -  Was a gift
Playstation 3 - Final Fantasy XIII
Xbox 360 - Alan Wake
Wii - Another impulse buy, sold it off after

In the future -
PS4, when one of the following titles release; FFXV (please be good), Kingdom Hearts 3, Metal Gear Solid V.

This is going to make people scream.

Wii - Balance Board skiing game
Xbox 360 - Kinect

Otherwise I would have just stayed on my PC


Really not sure I see any point of Consol over PC's since Kinect, Wii and other alternative ways to play have been abandoned. 

Top 50 'most fun' game list coming soon!


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Super Nintendo (1991)
-Super Mario World

Nintendo 64 (1998)
-Yoshi's Story

Gameboy Color (1999)

-Pokemon Yellow

Nintendo Gamecube (2001)
-Super Smash Bros. Melee

Gameboy Advance (2002)
-Breath of Fire I
-Breath of Fire II

Sony Playstation 2 (2003)
-Final Fantasy IX
-Final Fantasy X

Playstation Portable (2005)
-Darkstalkers Chronicle Chaos Tower

Nintendo DS Lite (2007)

-Pokemon Diamond

Nintendo Wii (2008)
-Super Smash Bros. Brawl

Playstation 3 (2011)
-Final Fantasy XIII
-Star Ocean The Last Hope International
-Ratchet and Clank All 4 One (Got it via BF Bundle)
-LittleBigPlanet 2 Special Edition (Got it via BF Bundle)

PC Graphics Card Upgrade - HD Radeon 7850 2GB OC (2012)
-Sleeping Dogs (Got it for free via my purchase of my Video Card)
-Darksiders 1 (Gift)
-Orcs Must Die! 2 (Gift)
-Saints Row The Third (Gift)

USED Game Systems that I had gotten as gifts/giveaway/bought from used store

Original Nintendo (1995)
-Super Mario Bros.
-Super Mario Bros. 3
-Duck Hunt

Sega Genesis (1996)
-Sonic the Hedgehog
-Sonic the Hedgehog 2
-Sonic the Hedgehog 3
-Sonic & Knuckles
-Streets of Rage 1

Super Nintendo #2 (2001)
-Super Mario RPG


2013: 3DS XL 100% chance (and maybe Vita - 50% chance)
2014: WiiU (50% chance)
2015: PS4 (50% chance)

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PSone: Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back
Ps2: Jak 2
Ps3: Ratchet and Clank: Tools of Destruction

Xbox: Halo

Nintendo Gamecube: Tloz: Wind Waker
Wii: Mario Kart Wii

PSVITA: Playstation All-Stars Battle Royale