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which one should I buy?
apparently kz3 theres lots of dlc you have to buy or else you wont find any games?
and hows Shift 2 compared to GT5? I have GT5 right now and I am loving the proper realistic racing so how is shift 2 in realism? does it still have the crap physics and handling mechanics of shift 1?

btw im aware of psn being down.
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I personally enjoy NFS Shift 2, mostly because of the in car perspective - handling is a bit different from shift 1 in that its a bit more difficult, not sure the difference on a controller as I use a Logitech G27, but definitely a pretty nice game. Of course its never going to have the physics of GT5, but they have added a lot of cool features to it (helmet cam if you enjoy that, I personally find it annoying but to each their own)
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I personally enjoy NFS Shift 2, mostly because of the in car perspective - handling is a bit different from shift 1 in that its a bit more difficult, not sure the difference on a controller as I use a Logitech G27, but definitely a pretty nice game. Of course its never going to have the physics of GT5, but they have added a lot of cool features to it (helmet cam if you enjoy that, I personally find it annoying but to each their own)
I use a G25 and have a "full on" racing cage seat. Does it still have the stupid blur? I cannot imagine driving down the Nurburgring's straights @ 200+ MPH with a blurry screen, very unrealistic
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Haven't played either, but I would vote for KZ3. I have KZ2 and thought it was amazing. Best console FPS on the market, and read many reviews saying KZ3 is just as good if not better in terms of multiplayer (only thing I play). Pity they don't make it for PC =\\. I plan on buying it after I finally finish FFXIII....gotta dust off my PS3 first. Its been neglected lol.
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You can disable the blur, the new patch fixed a lot of the issues. Mainly input lag. Though you still have disable damping. Makes things sooo much better in terms of handling.

As far as realism, NFS isn't a sim.
    
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I think some users on OCN were not happy at all with shift 2 take a look on this thread:

http://www.overclock.net/playstation...eashed-um.html

But IMO i would go for killzone 3.
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I vote for Killzone 3 as well. I don't know about you, but I've always hated FPS/Shooters in general, but Killzone really captured my attention. I think I've logged 30 hours in the MP alone. I'd probably be playing it right now if PSN wasn't down.

I have Shift 2 on my PC and it pales in comparison to GT5 as far as the driving goes. Shift 2 is more like a sim-ish racing game with an arcade backdrop (everything is really flashy, videos of famous people telling you what to do, etc.).

Edit: As for DLC for Killzone 3, theres 2 map packs @ $5 each.
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Ok, borrowing KZ3 from friend tmr
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dude, killzone 3.

you seriously considering Shift 2? read here
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