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16 reasons there will never be a better console than the Gamecube

“My bounty is as boundless as the sea; My love as deep; the more I give to thee; The more I have, for both are infinite.” That's William Shakespeare there, talking about the Nintendo Gamecube, which turns the grand old age of 15 on 14 September.

Did you know that the Nintendo Gamecube is so unarguably great that all modern love stories are based on it? It is every artist's muse, every child's reason to utter a tinkling laugh. It is light. It is goodness. It is everything.

Sorry, where were we? What we're trying to say is: go away other consoles. Leave us in peace. Nothing will ever beat the Gamecube in our hearts, and here's why... 


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by Dave Fawbert
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Imagine Rainbow Road

by Matt Tate
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People are freaking out over this totally stupid Super Mario puzzle

Who invented this?!

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I went in search of the last trainers still hooked on Pokémon Go

Can the app still draw mass crowds one year on, or is it all just Pokemon G(h)o-st towns now?

by Hussein Kesvani
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The Crash Bandicoot remaster is a time machine to your childhood

Was it always this hard?!

by Matt Tate
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This little easter egg about Mario's appearance is really satisfying

This can't be a coincidence

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Wind back that clock to happier times

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It's also really addictive

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