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post #21 of 59
I have a PC (sigrig), PS3, Xbox 360 Elite, Wii RED, and a PSP

I log 5x as many hours into my PC than I do all other systems combined. I'm actually going to be selling my Wii RED, failbox, and PSP in a month or so when I move to a new house... the PC is the superior platform.
 
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post #22 of 59
at the same time devs are porting games made for the consoles onto the PC which just sucks.

But no doubt, PC gaming is better than consoles on some levels.

PC gaming 4 lifez.
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post #23 of 59
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If he thinks bfbc2 is too fast he should play quake live

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I love me some quake live.
post #24 of 59
What a shocker, another PC > Console thread on OCN
I enjoy both my PC and my Consoles. Each have a purpose. Seriously PC and console gamers need to get along already and understand they need each other like it or not
     
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post #25 of 59
Dude I'm the exact same way, tried playing my the other week and just couldn't do it. Plus the controls felt so slow even when looking around on max.
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Originally Posted by Captain318 View Post
What a shocker, another PC > Console thread on OCN
I enjoy both my PC and my Consoles. Each have a purpose. Seriously PC and console gamers need to get along already and understand they need each other like it or not
keep dreaming will never happen
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post #27 of 59
what i like about the pc is 1. you know what components are in it 2. its fully upgradeable and 3. there is sooo much more you can do on the pc but the only thing i hate about pc gaming it that its expensive
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For me it's mods and better controls. I honestly don't give a flying hell about AA since I don't need more than 2x on my monitor. But I absolutely love modding my games, and MKB > Joystick for aiming in shooters.
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post #29 of 59
Just read the OP, that doesn't explain it because you can have a PC with no AA and crappy textures and still be better off than consoles.

For example, I play CS:S on my PC. Its graphics are dated but the game would still suck on any current console even if it looked better on the console than the PC game does.

CS:S is almost entirely dependant on reaction times and analog sticks would prevent a lot of the reflex shots that make the game great.
I'd go play Wolf 3D on PC over CS:S on a console any day of the week because I just feel restricted when I'm playing FPS games on a gamepad.

Consoles prevent gamers from using a keyboard and mouse and force the use of a gamepad whereas on a PC you can use either if you want to which allows you to choose what goes best with what game.

If a console maker wised up and made a console with good keyboard and mouse support that could perform as a HTPC as well as a console they'd have a winner on their hands.
Plus it wouldn't even cost them much extra outside of R&D...

Edit: Oh and the SDK with some PC games makes them loads better, I barely even play official maps on source
Edited by Mike-IRL - 6/7/11 at 9:05pm
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post #30 of 59
No arguments here, PC games are far and away more technically brilliant than console games. That said, GT5 on the PS3 is absolutely stunning graphically most of the time. It amazes me that they were able to get such a brilliant visual experience from a dated console's hardware. This is of course forgetting all of the major things wrong with the game such as standard cars, unfinished feel, terrible menus, etc....
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