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No this is not repost... tongue.gif

This is repost: http://www.overclock.net/t/1205431/escapist-next-xbox-will-feature-blu-ray-anti-used-games-system/0_20
post #42 of 54
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I don't really believe any of this tbh. Xbox has always been about good power, first one was much better than the ps2, xbox 360 was ANIMAL when it came out, long before the PS3. Now they are toning it down for the next get?
Unless they have chaged their top performer strategy and don't mind Sony releasing a more powerful console.

Kinect ruined there "on top of performance" strategy. Kinect is fun, but I dont want it forced on me. I want graphics on my tv to be as good as the ones on my pc, or very very close.
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post #43 of 54
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So here's what we have so far: the Xbox 720 will reportedly be six times as powerful as the current 360 unit, and 20-percent greater in performance power than the Wii U. Nintendo's "underpowered" Wii U, on the other hand, is supposedly twice as powerful as the Xbox 360. Based on those numbers, Nintendo will fall behind again once the Xbox 720 makes its debut towards the end of 2013.
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this dont have any sense if wii u is x2 xbox 360 and xbox 720 is 6 time fast that xbox 360 then xbox 720 is no 20 times faster is 4 time faster than wii u or i got confuse :S
    
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If this is true, goodbye to console gaming for me.
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If this is true, goodbye to console gaming for me.

PC will welcome you
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WorldExclusive won't play Xbox 720.
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actually I can't come up with many. Doesn't make it right or nice, but overall there aren't that many companies that specialize in the buying and selling of used games. The other question is how will the other companies react to this? Will Sony and Ninetendo institute the same thing or can you still swap games between owners on those consoles?

There are countless online game trading websites. There are also many retail chains as well, that basically stay in business because of their used game market such as gamestop. Gamefly and other companies like it would also be affected. This would put a much bigger hurt on many more companies than you realize.
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looks like I wont be buying a new xbox if you cant buy used games.

yes pcs do this, but pc games also go on deep discount a few months after release. I can't tell you how many steam games i got for $5-$20 that originally retailed for $50-$60.
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this dont have any sense if wii u is x2 xbox 360 and xbox 720 is 6 time fast that xbox 360 then xbox 720 is no 20 times faster is 4 time faster than wii u or i got confuse :S

I actually just quoted that from the source. I dont really care too much, I just no others do. Take from it what you please.
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