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Wii and 360 priced too high compared to the PS3? ***!!! http://www.dailytech.com/article.aspx?newsid=4507
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I think Sony's headquarters were painted with lead-based paint...that also contained mercury. And cadmuim. And arsenic.
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Originally Posted by HrnyGoat
I think Sony's headquarters were painted with lead-based paint...that also contained mercury. And cadmuim. And arsenic.
and located near power lines.
    
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I think they enjoy shooting themselves in the foot... over and over and over again.
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To hell with that nonsense; I'm looking forward to the Wii.
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But when you think about it... Sony has lived up to it's name in the gaming industry thus far. I sold my Xbox a year after it first came out. Why, cause game were crap. Other than the initial releases (Halo, Tony Hawk, GCR,) there games were ****ty. PS2 Has a metric ass ton of great games.

I don't think it will be any different with the PS3. I think people are *****ing about the price, but once you get a hold of the latest Gran Turismo and the graphics blow you a new hole, than I think the majority of people who are bashing Sony will end up having the console in their own homes.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by la4ours
But when you think about it... Sony has lived up to it's name in the gaming industry thus far. I sold my Xbox a year after it first came out. Why, cause game were crap. Other than the initial releases (Halo, Tony Hawk, GCR,) there games were ****ty. PS2 Has a metric ass ton of great games.

I don't think it will be any different with the PS3. I think people are *****ing about the price, but once you get a hold of the latest Gran Turismo and the graphics blow you a new hole, than I think the majority of people who are bashing Sony will end up having the console in their own homes.
The latest Gran Turismo is gonna charge you for every car and course. Youll end up paying $500-$900 to unlock everything in the game. Have fun
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Quote:
Originally Posted by la4ours
But when you think about it... Sony has lived up to it's name in the gaming industry thus far. I sold my Xbox a year after it first came out. Why, cause game were crap. Other than the initial releases (Halo, Tony Hawk, GCR,) there games were ****ty. PS2 Has a metric ass ton of great games.

I don't think it will be any different with the PS3. I think people are *****ing about the price, but once you get a hold of the latest Gran Turismo and the graphics blow you a new hole, than I think the majority of people who are bashing Sony will end up having the console in their own homes.

I agree about the game quality...but the cost of the hardware and games is going to yank it out of the mainstream demographic. In order to get mass adoption it will take one or two years for used Ps3's to make their way downstream.

That's too long. Xbox and Wii will eat Sony alive in that timeframe. I think the PS3 is going the way of the Aibo.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by HrnyGoat
The latest Gran Turismo is gonna charge you for every car and course. Youll end up paying $500-$900 to unlock everything in the game. Have fun
What?! Where can I read about this?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mazeppa
What?! Where can I read about this?
Here: http://www.overclock.net/playstation...t=gran+turismo
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