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Submitted by 23Breach 774d ago | article

Top 6 Saturday: Reasons Why Handhelds Trump the New Consoles

Front Towards Gamer demands that next-gen funding be transferred to portables (3DS, Animal Crossing: New Leaf, Fire Emblem: Awakening, Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, Nintendo DS, Persona 4 Golden, PS Vita, Spelunky, Tearaway)

Oh_Yeah  +   774d ago
Top 6 reasons a mobile phone trumps a handheld.

1. You'll have it with you anyway, no need to carry something extra.

2. Screen resolution and size. Most phones have higher resolution than the handhelds and are also lighter.

3. Emulators, everything from a snes, psp, 3ds, n64, etc. and it doesn't cost you a dime

4. Has more uses, more apps

5. Faster

6. PCs and consoles have the better fully featured games anyway.
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rmatthe5  +   774d ago
Reason why Handhelds trump mobile phones for gaming.

1. Handheld games have a dedicated control scheme instead of relying on the touch screen.
rmatthe5  +   774d ago
Where is there a 3ds Emulator ?
Oh_Yeah  +   774d ago
I meant ds, my bad.
DualWielding  +   774d ago
I like the handhelds better because the Japanese video game industry seems to be prioritizing handhelds I tend to prefer Japanese games over western ones

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