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My name is Simeon. I got into gaming when I was young starting with the Nintendo Entertainment System, one of my favorites being Super Mario Bros. 3; From there I had a Super Nintendo Entertainment System, with Super Mario World being my favorite. The more recent years were slightly different since I had a Sony console before the next Nintendo console. The PlayStation was a great experience for me since it had a bunch of great titles including Spyro, Crash Bandicoot, Twisted Metal, it feels like I'm forgetting a few exclusives, and Driver 2 <- GTA copied this style. Then the Nintendo 64 came out and I was playing titles like StarFox 64, Super Mario 64, and Mario Party 2. After that generation, I had a Nintendo GameCube and played Luigi's Mansion and Super Mario Sunshine. Then the XBOX came along, not Impressed. The games being released on the XBOX were on the PC and the controllers were bulky. Soon after, the PlayStation 2 came along and I bought the slim model and had a field day with Gran Turismo 4, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, Resident Evil 4, and Shadow of the Colossus. Then I waited... Microsoft released another console, the XBOX 360, I was impressed with the demo of Call of Duty 2, but I did not buy it. Finally, I bought the first version of the PS3 being the 60GB Model, which is what I use to this day. My favorite games over the years include Resistance, Heavy Rain, Gran Turismo 5 and others. During all of these generations I have been gaming on my PC with games like WarCraft III, Black and White 2, Half-Life 2, Left for Dead 2, Crysis, and Portal. As for handhelds, I owned a GameBoy, and later a GameBoy Color. This pretty much sums up my gaming experience.
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