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According to our sources, Xbox 360 on PC will have a subscription fee (just like Xbox Live). However, when it comes to online gaming, it will use Windows Live Marketplace and as a result, PC owners will not be able to compete against console owners (at least in initial stage), due to plausible frustrations (mouse vs. controller).
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Awww, yeaah.
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Pfft, let me know when you can play cross platform. Console players are still to scared of this I guess though :/
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Pfft, let me know when you can play cross platform. Console players are still to scared of this I guess though :/
they like to think they are awesome FPS players with their Hoity-toity controllers
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That would seem like the logical step, would give you leverage to still grab money, and get more to gold. I actually wouldnt mind this if it means halo with a mouse, I used to always get my gold from ebay cheap anyways.
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they like to think they are awesome FPS players with their Hoity-toity controllers
You mean auto-aim that is enabled in every console fps?
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they like to think they are awesome FPS players with their Hoity-toity controllers
We console players certainly don't have the precision of you PC gamers. However, our "hoity-toity" controllers do require a certain finesse. Certainly, if we were to play PC players our precision would not be up to par with PC veterans but the "awesome" console players are still awesome within their medium. Enter the cross platform and this falls apart but all I am saying is that both mediums have an art to their controls and you can't just bash one just because you are the other.
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It is hard to believe but it would be pretty cool playing console exclusive games on a PC.
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I never put on aim assist on my console, makes it much more of a challenge. Practicing with my thumbs over mouse.
Yeah Im no where near as accurate with the controller, but I hold my own for what Im using.
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We console players certainly don't have the precision of you PC gamers. However, our "hoity-toity" controllers do require a certain finesse. Certainly, if we were to play PC players our precision would not be up to par with PC veterans but the "awesome" console players are still awesome within their medium. Enter the cross platform and this falls apart but all I am saying is that both mediums have an art to their controls and you can't just bash one just because you are the other.
it was more meant as playful teasing than bashing... I could care less as to anyone's preferred control scheme. Personally for FPS/RTS/Action i like mouse/keyboard but for racing/platformers i like a controller
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they like to think they are awesome FPS players with their Hoity-toity controllers
Just as PC gamers like to think that their l337 relative to console gamers because they use a device that is hundreds of times more sensitive/accurate.

See, it works both ways.
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