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Comic 89: XBOX HUEG

As some of you might know, the original Xbox and its controller was... rather big.
...I might have exaggerated the size just a little bit.


by RazorD9 at 24th Feb 2016, 3:05 AM

Microsoft is right. That thing could have destroyed them. Just needed to drop it on top of them from a tall building.

by Zanreo at 24th Feb 2016, 3:06 AM


by Therazan at 29th Feb 2016, 5:04 PM

Then again, this isn't N64. It would have destroyed the Xbox too.

by ProfEtheric at 24th Feb 2016, 3:21 AM

Comically large console FTW!

by Zanreo at 24th Feb 2016, 3:22 AM

Yep :D exaggeration is always fun!

by MadJak91 at 24th Feb 2016, 9:49 AM

I find the XBOX controllers to be a bit bulky in general but then I am used to PS controllers.

I guess everything is a matter of practice. I have not tried it but from the looks of it, even the N64 controller looks impractical when it probably is not.

Reminds me of those huge, huge Phillips or Panasonic (not sure know) consoles, however they were also meant as a general video player.

by Zanreo at 24th Feb 2016, 9:12 PM

Yeah, true, I also think the N64 controller is kinda weird

Phillips console... you mean CDi?

by MadJak91 at 24th Feb 2016, 9:56 PM

I think it was the CDi.
Not sure now but the versions with other features like movie playback were huge. Maybe it was another console.

by melaredblu at 24th Feb 2016, 10:03 AM

It's not like the N64 controller was any better. Was there even a proper way to hold that thing? I still have flashbacks of my cousin puzzling at my decision to hold the controller from both ends despite me having tiny little t-rex hands.

by Zanreo at 24th Feb 2016, 9:12 PM

True... I'm still not sure how to actually hold it

by NeilKapit at 28th Feb 2016, 5:28 AM

Of course, once they slimmed it down with the Controller S, and shifted the black and white buttons to the bumpers, XBox developed the definitive game controller that all standard controllers since have followed. (Not counting the Wiimote or the GamePad)

by Zanreo at 28th Feb 2016, 5:28 AM

Yeah, true... So they got SOMETHING right at least

by JammyTheBirb at 28th Feb 2016, 1:22 PM

Hahahahahaha! It looks like the nightmare Microsoft had about Sony, only he brought it on himself XD

by Zanreo at 28th Feb 2016, 5:21 PM

Heh, yeah x3

by junoro at 27th Sep 2016, 9:16 PM

Bigger is ALWAYS better, so a bigger console must be better, too, right? ...Right?

by Zanreo at 27th Sep 2016, 11:35 PM

That's what Microsoft seems to think, at least...

by eekee at 16th Aug 2022, 11:07 PM

Ahahaha! I'd forgotten about everyone complaining about how heavy the XBox was. It was so big, I wondered if they'd just shoved a PC in there. XD

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