Unsolicited Idea for Video Content Leading up to a Console Launch

With the impending launch of a new generation of consoles, beginning with the Wii U this Fall/Winter, we can expect a wave of launch titles of varying degrees of quality. I think a retrospective of past launch titles, specific to each platform holder as their new console launches, in a similar format to the "SNES Party" and "SNES Time" events that have been produced in the past.

For example, maybe a month prior to the Wii U launch, the GB crew does a Nintendo Launch Title Retrospective Blowout, hitting launch titles for the NES, SNES, N64, Gamecube, and Wii, offering some perspective on the quality and pedigree of launch titles of the past and how the new batch for 2012 stacks up. The retrospective wouldn't need to cover all launch titles for every system, even if it were only four launch titles for each system you'd be looking at 20 games being played and a nice chunk of content to boot (at least in terms of potential length of video, the quality is up to the GB guys to knock out of the park). The retrospective could/should cover the worst of launches past, in addition to the best because, man, there are some real stinkers that come out with just about every launch.

Ripping launch title lists from Wikipedia, here's the sort of titles that could be picked from:

NES U.S. launch: October 18, 1985

SNES U.S. launch: August 23, 1991

Nintendo 64 U.S. launch: September 29, 1996

Gamecube U.S. launch: November 18, 2001

Wii U.S. launch: November 19, 2006

Similar Blowouts could be held for Sony and MS as their new console launches grew near in 2012, both of which would cover notably fewer systems, but could still offer some nice perspective and even grant the GB guys more time to spend on titles from each system, as they wouldn't need to get through five generations of console launches.

So what do you guys think? Content you'd want to see? Train-wreck of an idea? I'm interested to hear what y'all think!

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