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Chunky lock incoming

Seriously though, this is nevar gonna happen
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awesome, as long as this happens im in. please let us somehow implement some kind of advanced PC features like AA or smoothing or something, like most emulators do for older games now.

Gears of War 2 on PC, hell yeah.
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due to plausible frustrations (mouse vs. controller).
I'm sure there's more reasons why PC and Xbox gamers cannot play together.
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I'm sure there's more reasons why PC and Xbox gamers cannot play together.
Yeah we could tell them we just spent a thousand dollars (or more) to play the same games, that will teach them !

I prefer to play on PC but PC fanboys are becoming more and more annoying and ridiculous as days go by, if they stopped their superiority complex (while they probably live in a basement) and actually bought their games like console gamers, maybe, just maybe, our platform wouldn't be dying and receiving ports 6 months after the consoles.

Oh and the mouse/keyboard argument is very annoying too, of course you will be better with a mouse, doesn't mean that most people on earth doesn't prefer to play with a controller, otherwise all consoles would come with a mouse and keyboard as standard, it's like some of my hardcore fighting games fan friends I have who can't understand why anyone wouldn't want to use a stick to play Street Fighter or King of Fighters, I'm just not as confortable and less able with them than with a regular 6 bouttons pad like the Saturn one.
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What is the point of a console after this?

By the way gents the whole control scheme does not matter now, I can hook a mouse to my Xbox via a dongle and call it a day http://xim3.com/?page_id=182 and be competitive against PC users all the same.

This is going to make the 360 pretty useless though if the hardware that will be required is going to be so low that any machine with a 8600 or higher can get on and game. However, I do like it for the simple fact of nostalgia years down the road if/when a new console is released that will not allow 360 games to be read [ alla Xbox ---> Xbox 360, ehh it did support SOME games ]
I like what windows is trying to do, however they are going to kill the 360 all by themselves. Not users switching to PC or PS3 etc, Microsoft...just you...yah bastards are going to kill your console. -clap-
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Originally Posted by gpuinurmotherboard View Post
What is the point of a console after this?

By the way gents the whole control scheme does not matter now, I can hook a mouse to my Xbox via a dongle and call it a day http://xim3.com/?page_id=182 and be competitive against PC users all the same.

This is going to make the 360 pretty useless though if the hardware that will be required is going to be so low that any machine with a 8600 or higher can get on and game. However, I do like it for the simple fact of nostalgia years down the road if/when a new console is released that will not allow 360 games to be read [ alla Xbox ---> Xbox 360, ehh it did support SOME games ]
I like what windows is trying to do, however they are going to kill the 360 all by themselves. Not users switching to PC or PS3 etc, Microsoft...just you...yah bastards are going to kill your console. -clap-
If it ever happens it's going to need more than a 8600GT.
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Yeah we could tell them we just spent a thousand dollars (or more) to play the same games, that will teach them !

I prefer to play on PC but PC fanboys are becoming more and more annoying and ridiculous as days go by, if they stopped their superiority complex (while they probably live in a basement) and actually bought their games like console gamers, maybe, just maybe, our platform wouldn't be dying and receiving ports 6 months after the consoles.

Oh and the mouse/keyboard argument is very annoying too, of course you will be better with a mouse, doesn't mean that most people on earth doesn't prefer to play with a controller, otherwise all consoles would come with a mouse and keyboard as standard, it's like some of my hardcore fighting games fan friends I have who can't understand why anyone wouldn't want to use a stick to play Street Fighter or King of Fighters, I'm just not as confortable and less able with them than with a regular 6 bouttons pad like the Saturn one.
In case anybody is wondering, this guy is a model PC enthusiast. Some of the people posting in this thread I wouldn't regard to as much more than a fanboy.
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Im all for this, when we pc user get to play the exclusive games, but idk if anyone taught about this. Will our current drives read the disk. That's the question that should be asked.
    
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Ugh... I don't want to pay in order to play Xbox 360 games... Especially if I am unable to play with console players... I would only see value in paying for the service if I were able to play with console players (controller only however), and be able to bump up res/textures for the games... Otherwise I don't know how worth it it will be, considering that the majority of games would be cross-platform releases anyways, and that it would only really be useful for exclusives for those people who do not currently own Xbox 360s.
     
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