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Originally Posted by Arviel;15360354 
I had a similar experience when my roommate had some friends over and saw me playing Mass Effect 2 on my 30" monitor. They couldn't believe it was the same game. I spent the next half hour showing them a few other games like Batman, Witcher 2 and some Wind Waker on Dolphin (After ten years it still looks incredible). Afterwards i was told how hard it would be to go back to playing on the 360 after seeing true high resolution gaming.

Once you go PC,you never go Xbox 360.
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Originally Posted by Kilkin;15360425 
Once you go PC,you never go Xbox 360.

Indeed, the last console i owned was the great PS2. I still play my old games on PCSX2 and they look great once you bump up the resolution.
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Originally Posted by PCSarge;15353863 
so im playing RAGE last night (borrowed a friend's 560Ti so i could fold on my 5770 like im supposed to), anyways im sitting playing through it on max settings (20" LED 1200x900) and my brother is staying with me for a few days while he paints his apartment.

he walks in and sees me playing and goes

"woah why doesnt xbox look like that?"

my very simple reply was "because it cant and never will do what a pc does, pcs have more power to make games look good"

so i switched over to crysis to show him the real power of a pc, he now wants me to build him one.
Now imagine what his reaction would have been on decent hardware. Maybe a couple 5870s on a 2560x1440 or 2560x1600 monitor
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Originally Posted by alawadhi3000;15355483 

2- Nearly all my friends have PS3s, and only few of them have a gaming capable PC so if I want to play online with my friends it'll be on a console.

If all your friends have PS3s and no gaming PC, you have the wrong friends. That's like getting your pilot's license and a cessna, then going around your friends with dunebuggies wondering why they don't like flying. Wrong crowd.
Edited by missingno - 10/18/11 at 4:52pm
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welcome to the real deal mate smile.gif
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Originally Posted by missingno;15360504 
Now imagine what his reaction would have been on decent hardware. Maybe a couple 5870s on a 2560x1440 or 2560x1600 monitor

5870's would choke and die on BF3 at that res. 6990's please smile.gif
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Originally Posted by Kilkin;15360425 
Once you go PC,you never go Xbox 360.

And much less PS3 and Wii
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Originally Posted by Sickened1;15360533 
5870's would choke and die on BF3 at that res. 6990's please smile.gif

lol I know, I was trying to be lenient since he has a 5770 redface.gif:o

My dad loves watching netflix on the wii. Makes me giggle every night. He has a 52" 240Hz samsung and watches this crappy netflix feed from a wii lachen.gif
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If all your friends have PS3s and no gaming PC, you have the wrong friends. That's like getting your pilot's license and a cessna, then going around your friends with dunebuggies wondering why they don't like flying. Wrong crowd.

But then there's always that friend with a twin turbo 632ci big block powered buggy. I suppose it would be like a friend with a $50k entertainment center that he plays xbox/ps3 on
 
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I'm in the process of converting a 360 fan into a PC fan. After playing some BC2, he thought to himself. "Hey, I can actually see detail far away, and I have trouble homing in on Wookie heads that fast with a stick".

So I'm building him a rig smile.gif Not only that, but he can be in my squad. Which means sometime in the near future, when I move in, I'll have a dynamic duo spreading havok all over BC2 and BF3. Because there's no better teamwork then two screens directly beside each other.
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i used to only play pc games. until i got surround in my room and a big ole hdtv. but now that the pc can connect to all of that hassle free. i just went back to pc.
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