Did you have an Xbox before you had an Xbox 360?

#1 Posted by Wolverine (4581 posts) -

I did, I was addicted to Halo 2 and then I got a 360 two months after it came out. I played Halo 2 more then I played my first game COD2.

#2 Posted by BlindEffekt (920 posts) -

Nope, but i borrowed my friends alot to play shenmue

#3 Posted by Gameflogger (21 posts) -


#4 Posted by Lazlow (134 posts) -

Nah last gen I was a huge PS2 fan. This gen however I don't really like the PS3 at all. I have a 360 though and I love it! :D

#5 Posted by 4D (116 posts) -

yes i got the old xbox and 360

#6 Posted by Shotaro (814 posts) -

yes, though until I went to university and my housemate got it modded I barely used it. Now I barely use anything other than my 360.

#7 Posted by MattyFTM (14628 posts) -

Nah, the Xbox was a big flop. It had all of 2 games that I was remotely interested in that I couldn't get on my PS2, and I wasn't buying a console for 2 games.

#8 Posted by gamerpigeon (440 posts) -

no way , i normally buy the console that is the best each generation , like this

XBOX 360

of course tho' i bought other consoles like


#9 Posted by Bennyishere (1746 posts) -

Sure did. I even used the original big controller throughout its entire life-span.

#10 Posted by guthwulf (261 posts) -

Yeah, I got the old Xbox on launch as well. Didn't enjoy it nearly as much as the 360, though.

#11 Posted by Shadow2K6 (421 posts) -

Yeah.  Got it 2004 a couple months before Halo 2 came out.

#12 Posted by KiLL3r (105 posts) -

No, I had a gamecube. I used to play the regular xbox at my friends house all the time.

#13 Posted by DiGiTaL_SiN (1853 posts) -

Yep, best purchase I've ever made.

#14 Posted by WilliamRLBaker (4941 posts) -

I had all 3 systems that gen as well like i do this one.

#15 Posted by HeavyMetalGamer (25 posts) -

i had a ps1 / ps2 / psp / gameboy and an xbox :P

#16 Posted by KindGalaxy (462 posts) -

Traded my Xbox for the X360 on launch day, still got it too; no 3 red lights for me!

#17 Posted by Residentrevil2 (492 posts) -

I bought the xbox for Shenmue II then I bought my 360 for Dead Rising.

#18 Posted by brooklyngrenade (492 posts) -

Nope, the PS2 was my world last generation.

#19 Posted by GumbieuK (131 posts) -


#20 Posted by Shigginator (145 posts) -

I did, but I didn't really use it that much.

#21 Posted by suneku (3005 posts) -

I had one but didn't really like it. Didn't play much games on it too.

#22 Posted by xplodedd (1379 posts) -
Lazlow said:
"Nah last gen I was a huge PS2 fan. This gen however I don't really like the PS3 at all. I have a 360 though and I love it! :D"
 this sums me up.
#23 Posted by Major (474 posts) -

Had all of them.. was a huge PS2 fanboy in till Xbox was released.

#24 Posted by DemoMan (143 posts) -


#25 Posted by MsCortana (445 posts) -

Yes and still have it and use it frequently.  Errr....at least my son does anyways. 

#26 Posted by twenty0ne (3056 posts) -

Yes - I wasted away half of my life playing Halo 2.

#27 Posted by tainteddonut (23 posts) -

I had an Xbox last gen. I still have it but it's been modded and is being used as a media center.

#28 Posted by samcotts (2388 posts) -

Yeah I did. Never really played it though, I used my Gamecube and PS2 a lot more.

#29 Posted by SmokeyDaBear (116 posts) -

Yes I did.

#30 Posted by SlayingShogun (261 posts) -

sure did

#31 Posted by Blu_Magic (2026 posts) -

Nope. I was a ps2 gamer.

#32 Posted by blackwolf (28 posts) -

I did and I loved halo 2 online but one day the network card in my xbox failed :( it totally sucked

#33 Posted by LightYagami245 (1161 posts) -

Not at all. I had a PS2 and a Gamecube, but no Xbox.

#34 Posted by logson (538 posts) -


#35 Posted by tec3297 (1258 posts) -

I never did, but now that I am playing the games on my Xbox 360 I wish I did.

#36 Posted by MrRetep (83 posts) -

I had two of them

#37 Posted by wefwefasdf (6730 posts) -

I didn't. All I had really known as Nintendo and Sony at that point and didn't even consider it. I wish I had.

#38 Posted by evilhomer (437 posts) -

Actually no since at the time i had a ton of friends who went out and got an xbox when it was released so it was unnecessary for me to get one when I could just go play Halo at their place.  actually a few times they would bring tvs over to my place and we would have Halo LAN parties at my home even though i had no XBOX.

#39 Posted by BeefJerkins (30 posts) -

yup.  Had some great xbox live times too with PGR2, Halo 2, and  Crimson Skies.  It has been modded and it now is running XBMC on it.

#40 Posted by Ubergeist (473 posts) -

Hell yea, so many good games on XBOX. Fable, Riddick, Halo 2, KOTOR... great console.

#41 Posted by DorianBlack (320 posts) -

I did, I have a pretty big library for it too.

#42 Posted by Reynolds (89 posts) -

Yes, I did.

#43 Posted by Vlademir (1083 posts) -

Nah. Before I got my 360 I had a PS2. I wasn't ever really into Halo so the Xbox didn't interest me very much.

#44 Posted by Green_Incarnate (1789 posts) -

Yes, I loved my Xbox. I've played a bunch of games on it. My favorite game of all time, Kotor, made it even sweeter.

#45 Posted by DoctorTran (1584 posts) -

Yes. Just like I had a Gamecube before a Wii, a PS1 before a PS2 and before a PS3.

#46 Edited by Jrad (638 posts) -

I had a Gamecube/Xbox last gen, Wii/360 this gen. I suppose I missed out on a lot by not having a PS2.

#47 Posted by Recongoddess (26 posts) -

yes.. and i still do, i bought my black xbox at launch  :D

#48 Posted by gla55jAw (2767 posts) -

Nope, I was a sony fanboy. i played call of duty 2 on my friends 360 and was amazed at it and that we could play with eachother online so i went with the 360 over ps3

#49 Posted by Met2609 (635 posts) -

Nope. I had a PS2 last generation.

#50 Posted by Kush (9089 posts) -

Nope...I didn't think it was that great of a system.

This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for:

Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

Comment and Save

Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Giant Bomb users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.