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  Are consoles too costly?
Updated 18 April 2002, 19.59

As the gaming war continues, the makers of Xbox have decided to slash their prices. But are consoles too expensive?

Do you think you are being ripped off by gaming companies? Should they cut prices for kids or do you think they are worth every penny?

We want to know what you think.

Go to the form

opening quoteI bought an Xbox on the launch date and I was wondering if this refund would count for me? How can I claim my extras?closing quote
Mital, 15, Essex

opening quote300 for an Xbox was a bit too much, but if you really want a console you'll save up for it.closing quote
Beth, 12, North Wales

opening quoteI have at least three consoles in my house and they were all quite expensive.closing quote
Deborah, 13, Mildenhall

opening quoteThe gaming companies don't think about parents who are single or can't work. I think all computers are the same and there is no point in spending money on bigger and better ones when that money could be spent on more important things.closing quote
Shelly, 13, London

opening quoteI think that game consoles are a waste of money. Paying 300 for something like that is stupid.closing quote
Melanie, 12, Dumfries

opening quoteI saved up for weeks from my paper round but it was worth it! closing quote
Paul, 13, Sutton

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