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Guide to console games for PC users;

Play these games then go back to PC gaming

PS3 - Demon's Souls, Dark Souls
Wii - Monster Hunter Tri, No More Heros
X360 - It's a weak PC, nothing exclusive worth playing that won't eventually end up as a port

Guide to console threads for pc users

* points at door*

and come back when you start making sense.
 
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post #52 of 69
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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

You don't need a PC, you need to go Specsavers.

and why would i need to go specsavers ? i think your the one who needs glasses mate .

low res textures , motion blur , upscaled 720p @ 15-30Fps , crap controllers and theres much more ..


i play all my games on my pc , when i play the same game on ps3 its like wow what happened ..
    
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Being a PS3 Fan at first, I got a good PC and I haven't really gone back to PS3 for a long time (Which I still have) even when getting SR3 for it, PC just feels better but it comes down to opinion I guess.
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i play all my games on my pc , when i play the same game on ps3 its like wow what happened ..

I also think this as I thought SR3 felt blurred when I played it. I still do too.

As for getting used to controls it might take a little bit of time with aiming (or else thats just SR3 tongue.gif I used to be used to the controls on a controller but I've slowed down quite a bit sine I left it for a bit)
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OP, I have the Gaming rig, XBOX 360, & PS3, but the XBOX is my main gaming platform.

Ultimately, it really comes down to preference. Neither PC nor console is superior but rather the choice comes down to what the gamer prefers.

1) have not worry about settings or graphic and wants to just enjoy the action.

2) like playing in front of a big-screen TV with a simple controller in the living room.

the Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and Nintendo Wii all have in common which a CPU, video card, sound card, hard drive, RAM, network adapter, optical drive and motherboard. Whoa? That’s the exact same thing actually find inside a computer.


BTW You can upgrade from 160 GB of PS3 console to 500GB or 1TB anytime, Plus you can save the play saves from PS3 console & transfer to your pc's file, super HD games more than XB360 ( for insance Dead space's graphic from PS3 console is more superior to XB360). *IMO*
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First thing I would miss if I move to a PS3 would be buying steam games for like $5 or $10 dollars while you pay at least 2x times for PS3 when they finally
get cheap enough.
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First thing I would miss if I move to a PS3 would be buying steam games for like $5 or $10 dollars while you pay at least 2x times for PS3 when they finally
get cheap enough.

trading games is how i come up. I seriously got probably 20+ games out of $60 spent wink.gif.
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I am thinking about making my PS3 my number one gaming platform. I very rarely play my PS3 as it is now but am getting tired of getting crappy ports on the PC. How many of you have gone from PC to PS3 or XBOX? Did it take you very long to get use to the controller over the keyboard and mouse?

Two different types of gaming, IMO. I like the PS3 for sports and driving games, but a PS3 can't compete in RTS/Simulations/MMOs/RPG type games. PC games can be a lot more advanced since they aren't limited to like 8 buttons or so. It really comes down to what types of games you enjoy. I say keep both and keep your options open.
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You'll be back. I went from PC to console and am now happily back with PC. There just isn't any comparison. There are only 2 advantages to consoles that I can think of: 1. They're easy. Pop in the disc and play. I like that about them, too. 2. You can always trade in games you're done with. I kind of miss that to be honest.

Go ahead and make the switch. I suppose you might end up being satisfied but I doubt it.

You'll be back.

Edit - In regards to the "crappy" console ports: With rare exception, and usually several patches, even the worst port is still monumentally better on PC.
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and why would i need to go specsavers ? i think your the one who needs glasses mate .
low res textures , motion blur , upscaled 720p @ 15-30Fps , crap controllers and theres much more ..
i play all my games on my pc , when i play the same game on ps3 its like wow what happened ..

biggrin.gif it was a joke man, relax.

But I generally do think the graphically difference is blown out of proportion. Once you're playing the game you tend to pay less attention to it anyway is my experience.

I can imagine the difference between a 2500+ resolution vs 720p resolution will blow one away. But so far I haven't been blown away by the difference.

And controller vs keyboard is and will always stay personal preference. It's good to see lots of people having said here that you don't need to switch. Keep your PC, get a console and play whatever game you feel like on either. Even FPS can be fine with a controller.
 
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Can't go wrong with PS3, there are plenty of games you can't play on PC. Plus I've been playing BF3 non stop (yes, even after playing the PC beta) and it's addicting, hectic, and good looking to boot smile.gif Don't mind the PC fanboy trolls, you won't know until you try! Just because they can't stomach playing on a console doesn't mean you won't be able to as well wink.gif
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