You're correct, all models will play CD-R's.
I have heard the old rumor of Goldstar's being very picky about media. However being a Goldstar owner I have debunked this belief, mine will play any type cd-r i throw in it.
I want to thank everyone for their help and ideas! After much looking around and window shopping I finally sucked it in and bought one off ebay.
It turned out to be just what I wanted too! So I guess you can't beat that. Now if the damn thing would just hurry up and get here life would be more...
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While some of you are so merrily bashing GDG's Publishing Dept. let's not forget one thing. If it weren't for them and other companies efforts us classic gamers would never have any hope of playing any new games on our old systems.
Whether the games suck or not I applaud their efforts, CD-R's...
It bothers you when somebody presses you for the knowledge that you claim to have? Weak man, real weak.
Look, plain and simple, Panasonic did not ever release there VCD adapter for their 3DO outside of Japan. Even in Japan is was released in very small numbers, more of an afterthought type of...
The only 3DO you can get the VCD adapter for is the Goldstar model.
Panasonic released a VCD adapter in EXTREMELY limited quantities in Japan only.
If gameplay is all you are after then go with the FZ-1, that mother is a tank and is the best one produced.
If you plan on watching VCD's then...