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Selling a Gaming PC for a Console? Something´s wrong with you buddy! Buying a console only because all of your friends play on them? I don´t get that...
(I´ll regret this post)

PC >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Consoles
Edited by madevil20 - 8/14/11 at 4:34am
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post #72 of 134
Don't worry man, your not the only one, I just sold my system and purchased a PS3, all the rest is going towards, car insurance, and learning to drive
post #73 of 134
Well console gaming is significantly cheaper, and we do get basically ports of every console game on PC apart from the select few PC exclusive or PC developed first. I don't blame the guy. I think 360 has a better selection than PS3, but PS3 has some fantastic exclusives.
   
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I'd go with the XBox 360. It is something I put a little time into considering due to the dearth of American Football games available on the PC.

But I still won't do it because it feels like rewarding companies for not making something I want by buying something else from them.
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post #75 of 134
Quote:
Originally Posted by madevil20 View Post
Selling a Gaming PC for a Console? Something´s wrong with you buddy! Buying a console only because all of your friends play on them? I don´t get that...
(I´ll regret this post)

PC >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Consoles
Friends > PC

?

All my friends are PC gamers, if they were console gamers, I'm not sure I would of wasted the effort of buying/building my rig
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post #76 of 134
PS3

The lesser of 3 evils.
post #77 of 134
get an xbox man. definately


Then you get too play epic games like halo and forza as mentioned above, those are amazing games. Halo may be huge and every kid buys it but its still an amazingly thought out and game with awesome gameplay, same with forza, I must have clocked several hundred hours in forza.
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post #78 of 134
BLASPHEMY!, I went from Xbox to PC, now my console is completely neglect, including my PS3 and Wii.

Anywho from the three consoles the Xbox is definitely my fave
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post #79 of 134
I suggest keeping your rig for folding, you could get some serious PPD with that rig. Then you could get a xbox 360 for games. They can be found for a cheap price on eBay.
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post #80 of 134
Quote:
Originally Posted by .:hybrid:. View Post
Friends > PC

?

All my friends are PC gamers, if they were console gamers, I'm not sure I would of wasted the effort of buying/building my rig
If people cant find friends on PC, join a clan or something, or ask people around the Internet to join you, its not hard. Friends are no reason for changing systems.
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