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I ONLY use my PS3 for fighting games, Metal Gear Solid, God of War, Gran Turismo, and Blu-Ray...
I will NEVER purchase an FPS on the PS3... not even COD
That's just me...

I refused to buy any FPS till MAG came out... and now its by far my favorite FPS since CS.
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I refused to buy any FPS till MAG came out... and now its by far my favorite FPS since CS.

I've thought about getting MAG, but heard that there have been tons of issues with it, but noone ever specified exactly what was wrong. Not sure how I will like going back to FPS on a console.

I started off playing games on both PC and NES back in the day. Switched back and forth until Unreal Tournament came out and I got my first real taste of a FPS on the PC (other than Doom) and loved it. Played that on and off and got big into Everquest and Diablo I & II, and Starcraft. Got introduced to the Xbox at a Halo party a friend dragged me to and played primarily on consoles until about 2009 when I built my first gaming rig. Ever since I have found it hard to go back. Only reason I keep my consoles now is for exclusives.

I've been toying with the idea of going primarily to console gaming and just use my PC for BF3 and Diablo III when it launches (and WoW on occasion). Not sure if I would want to stick with PS3 or 360, most likely Playstation though since they seem to have more games that I am interested in (Final Fantasy, Killzone, Demon Souls). And while it can be argued that 360 has a lot of the same/similar games, which is true, I just need to pick one. When the next gen consoles launch I plan on sticking with Sony since I am a PSP fan boy anyways. Probably going to invest in Dark Souls for PS3 here soon and rock that out for a while.
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Hi all, I'm new here and I have a one question! Although the xim3 was design for xbox, can it be used for ps3 and be just as great?
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I've thought about getting MAG, but heard that there have been tons of issues with it, but noone ever specified exactly what was wrong. Not sure how I will like going back to FPS on a console.
I started off playing games on both PC and NES back in the day. Switched back and forth until Unreal Tournament came out and I got my first real taste of a FPS on the PC (other than Doom) and loved it. Played that on and off and got big into Everquest and Diablo I & II, and Starcraft. Got introduced to the Xbox at a Halo party a friend dragged me to and played primarily on consoles until about 2009 when I built my first gaming rig. Ever since I have found it hard to go back. Only reason I keep my consoles now is for exclusives.
I've been toying with the idea of going primarily to console gaming and just use my PC for BF3 and Diablo III when it launches (and WoW on occasion). Not sure if I would want to stick with PS3 or 360, most likely Playstation though since they seem to have more games that I am interested in (Final Fantasy, Killzone, Demon Souls). And while it can be argued that 360 has a lot of the same/similar games, which is true, I just need to pick one. When the next gen consoles launch I plan on sticking with Sony since I am a PSP fan boy anyways. Probably going to invest in Dark Souls for PS3 here soon and rock that out for a while.

I too am a huge PSP fanboy, which is why I am so excited for Vita ( and made the thread here ).

MAG is probably the most brilliant yet flawed FPS there is. IMO its the best FPS since CS, but is harder to get into than MW or BF for example. It lacks in polish, graphics suck, fps sucks, teams are unbalanced ..... but if everything is going well with a good team I don't think any FPS compares.

I wouldn't recommend it this late into its life, its majorly unbalanced and most people don't care about it anymore, not enough to be a team and use mics. They have huge clans which do but you'd have so much to learn first.
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So you don't like "Crappy" Console ports and decide to go with the consoles themselves?

Instead of getting secondhand crap, let's go straight to the source of it all i guess.
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if you check my sig with my htpc I have a fairly powerful gaming htpc hooked up with an xbox 360 and a PS3 on my 40" TV. paired with an xbox 360 wireless receiver, I haven't touched both my consoles for a long time now. pc is far more superior especially if you're a graphics freak like me. well I do turn on my consoles from time to time to see if they still work lol
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ps3 = upscaled 720p @ 30fps , horrible graphics .. i have seen as low as 10-15FPS on ps3 playing sonic all star racing rolleyes.gif

cant even imagine what a real game would be like , like BF3 or Crysis 2 .. would be horrendous

ps3 console is cheap quality build , crap hardware .

Stick with your pc if you know whats best .. and buy a controller if thats what ur looking for .
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I have my PC hooked up to my TV and of course since I max out all the games it looks way better....

yet still I prefer my PS3 in most categories. Graphics are for sure not one of them... though GT5 looks pretty slick.
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no body cares about dedicated servers anymore? pc has the potential of 32vs32. you can't really enjoy 4vs4 once you've had the real fun.

i'm sadden i did not win the 2,500 build your own pc contest or the 5850 freebie. anyone of you guys want to give away your video cards since you don't really play pc games anymore? i'm having some low fps on natural selection 2 and need some extra horsepower.
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I like my MAG 128 vs 128 battles mmmm.
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