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Hey guys

I really like to play all the latest games, but on a PC you can't rent games, and spending $60 every time gets old. So I was wondering is it worth to just get a consol and gamefly subscription for $15/mo they just let you play all the newest game releases and exclusives.
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post #2 of 47
If all you wish to do is rent, then yes go console.
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They are adding online passes to console games now, so it may not be as rent-friendly as in the past.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Lhino View Post

They are adding online passes to console games now, so it may not be as rent-friendly as in the past.

I second this
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I second this

Let's be honest PC games are usually substantially cheaper anyway. Especially if you by steam/amazon sales.
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Let's be honest PC games are usually substantially cheaper anyway. Especially if you by steam/amazon sales.

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post #7 of 47
If playing online only it only makes sense to buy, but for normal single player games that people rent for, that won't effect them.
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I feel like this community might be a LITTLE biased on this subject... tongue.gif
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If the games you prefer to play are on the console, and you like idea of a console, why not? Personally, I suck with controllers, which is one of the biggest reasons why I play PC games. I haven't had a new console since the Nintendo 64. tongue.gif

Have fun!
 
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Let's be honest PC games are usually substantially cheaper anyway. Especially if you by steam/amazon sales.

I don't see how they are cheaper: I just open up Steam: Kingdoms of amular: $60 Darkness 2: $50.
If I use blockbuster I pay $10/mo and I beat both of those games in 1 - 2 weeks and I can play Uncharted 3, so if I beat 3 - 4 games in a month that would cost me $240 on PC
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