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Old 26-01-2013, 17:10
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Phat PS3 in black.

Putting the grill comparisons to one side, like the earlier poster said it was a shiny, curvy behemoth of technology that immediately drew your attention.
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Old 26-01-2013, 20:21
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If there's ever an award for worst looking console (including add-ons), this one wins hands down.

http://www.joystiq.com/2007/01/23/th...tower-of-sega/
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Old 26-01-2013, 20:43
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the Ouya certainly isn't the best but I think its the best looking.
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Old 27-01-2013, 01:24
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If modded consoles count I'd say my original crystal Xbox with X3 LCD front panel. It just looks incredible sitting under the TV.

For stock consoles I'd say the RE4 LE Gamecube with Black GB player attached. It make the console a proper cube shape and it just look awesome!

This gen, the 360s (vertically stood). Some of the special editions in particular are real sweet to look at. I'd collect them all if I had the money.
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Old 27-01-2013, 10:55
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Of all my consoles I think the Sega Dreamcast is the best looking, it looks like a console and has all the right dimensions. I think my launch PS3 looks pretty sweet too, always have liked the look of Playstations.

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Old 27-01-2013, 11:06
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Everybody knows the original Sega Megadrive is the sexiest looking console. Still.
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Old 27-01-2013, 11:11
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The american SNEs has to be the worst. Hideous beyond belief. And i generally like purple
I don't think any of the SNES models were especially attractive or cosmetically appealing. You're right the US one was nasty, but the Jap/EU one looked like a Fisher Price toy, and felt like one in use too. It was robust, which is about the best thing you can say about its looks, and damning with faint praise.
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Old 27-01-2013, 12:52
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I really like the look of the XBOX360 Star Wars limited edition, with the R2-D2 skin.

I also liked the coloured transparent N64s (even though they were completely ripping off iMacs)

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-ZLIZM_mtHC...0/DSCI1095.jpg

However those two are special editions, if we're going for a standard console then I like the PSOne. I like how it resembled the earlier PS, but in a much cuter, curvy way that was more pleasing on the eye.
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Old 27-01-2013, 22:58
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The N64 was super cute.
The GameCube looked like a funky handbag that you would take clubbing.
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Old 28-01-2013, 14:16
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I would suggest the Panasonic Q, which was a great combination of console and AV device at the time. nowadays it still looks cool - albeit in a 'modded-PC' sort of way.

I think I'd go with the PC Engine, a distinctly different console to those available at the time. Small too, but very powerful and the games were stunning for the time.
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Old 28-01-2013, 21:02
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Neo Geo.
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Old 28-01-2013, 21:20
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purple gamecube, the controller was very nice
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Old 29-01-2013, 00:54
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I would suggest the Panasonic Q, which was a great combination of console and AV device at the time. nowadays it still looks cool - albeit in a 'modded-PC' sort of way.
It's certainly a very cool machine but a little too "bling" for my tastes.
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Old 29-01-2013, 11:42
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I would suggest the Panasonic Q, which was a great combination of console and AV device at the time. nowadays it still looks cool - albeit in a 'modded-PC' sort of way.
Must admit I had to google that.

Looks like a fax machine IMHO
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Old 29-01-2013, 12:42
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Of all my consoles I think the Sega Dreamcast is the best looking, it looks like a console and has all the right dimensions.

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Got to agree with this the Dreamcast was a beautiful looking machine ... mine is on display in my living room at the moment ... it's all modern in'it
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Old 29-01-2013, 12:50
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I would suggest the Panasonic Q, which was a great combination of console and AV device at the time. nowadays it still looks cool - albeit in a 'modded-PC' sort of way.

I think I'd go with the PC Engine, a distinctly different console to those available at the time. Small too, but very powerful and the games were stunning for the time.
That looks like a Nintendo gamecube prototype without the purple trouser Joker paint.
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Old 29-01-2013, 16:57
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My top 3 in order:

1: N64
2. Xbox 360S
3. Dreamcast
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Old 29-01-2013, 17:01
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Top 3 for me 1) Dreamcast
2) PSone mini
3) N64
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Old 29-01-2013, 17:10
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If you're talking Mega Drive it has to be the Japanese version. We got a really boring looking machine in comparison. Plus I loved the big 16-bit logo on top!
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Old 29-01-2013, 18:03
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If you're talking Mega Drive it has to be the Japanese version. We got a really boring looking machine in comparison. Plus I loved the big 16-bit logo on top!
I love the use of Japlish on the casing.

"AV Intellegent terminal. High grade multipurpose use"

Meaningless twaddle, but it looked cool.
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Old 29-01-2013, 20:48
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It's certainly a very cool machine but a little too "bling" for my tastes.
Indeed, it looks tacky nowadays.

That looks like a Nintendo gamecube prototype without the purple trouser Joker paint.
It is a Gamecube. The major difference was the DVD drive and AV outputs.
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Old 31-01-2013, 02:52
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The Dreamcast was pretty swish.........with the little VMU's and great pad too

Looked like something of the original battlestar galactica

http://gamesworldbodmin.co.uk/images/dreamcast.jpg


As was the N64

The little PS1 was pretty neat too

http://mahdinmurad.webs.com/photos/P.../905_psone.jpg


The Neo Geo
http://www.gearfuse.com/wp-content/u.../05/neogeo.jpg


The American Snes redesign
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedi...odel-2-Set.jpg

and the PS Vita


One which was wierd, was this


http://www.obsolete-tears.com/photos...ne-shuttle.jpg
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Old 31-01-2013, 12:40
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You have to admit, the Gamecube was pretty awesome.
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Old 31-01-2013, 13:05
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I think the black wiiu looks nice ... Simplicity is best & all that!!!
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Old 31-01-2013, 15:05
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I got my N64 chromed (what can I say, it was the 90's) and it looked fantastic.
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