The Console Wars™ can often seem pretty dumb when you're looking at them from within the sane circle of your home outward onto the dregs of Internet forums. What should be intelligent discussions turn into nasty rivalries and insult-throwing with fans vehemently and blindly defending big corporations. It's all pretty silly, actually.

But fan loyalty is certainly a thing, and it doesn't always have to be so petty. Kotaku reader and TAY contributor Marsh Naylor shares a personal story of the console wars that is a little more real. Check out his full article down below.

Image credit goes to Marsh, too.