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The Four Best Pack-In Games Of All Time


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#1 nosweargamer

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Posted 13 March 2017 - 03:31 PM

So I did another Mt. Rushmore video, this time covering the best pack-in video games of all time.

Please note, these are not necessarily my favorites, but rather the games that I thought did the best job of selling their systems.

 

So, what four pack-in games do you think did the best job of selling their systems?


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#2 Rowsdower70

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Posted 13 March 2017 - 03:41 PM

Can't argue with that list at all.  
 

Intellivision misfired (much like Atari) on their pack-in as far as showing off their systems, but I can see how Poker & Blackjack might have swung a few fathers over to it's side. 
Nintendo kept it up on their pack-ins with newer versions of Mario Brothers always being quality and also utilizing each new system's new features.

I have heard that the Switch's pack in game is almost insulting, however. 


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#3 atarilbc

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Posted 01 April 2017 - 05:09 PM

Another solid video. I can't disagree with any of your choices. Honorable mentions go to Colecovision/Donkey Kong and Lynx/California Games.

From a value perspective, I want to give a shout out to the Coleco Gemini with DK and Mouse Trap. That was my first console and I didn't care at all the it wasn't an "Atari".
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#4 Starbuck66

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Posted 06 April 2017 - 02:58 PM

Hard to argue with that list... while I think Super Mario World was the better pack in cart, I don't think it moved systems as well as Sonic did for the Genesis. 


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