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Well, if the rumors end up being true, it seems like the PS4 won't have backwards compatibility. I will say that having a Southern Islands GPU is pretty sweet though.

http://kotaku.com/5896996/the-next-playstation-is-called-orbis-sources-say-here-are-the-details?tag=ps4

I don't know how I feel about the backwards compatibility. On one hand it is a good thing that Sony is ditching the stupid cell processor and going with something easier to develop for. On the other hand this means PS3 games are pretty much guaranteed not to work and you can forget about previous iterations as well.

With the playstation network users should be able to register their physical games onto their account, much like steam or origin, and download them again whenever they want to. I don't know about you guys but there are only so many times I'm willing to buy the same game for a new console before starting to eye an emulator.

What do you guys think?
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lemme guess, since "HD remakes," is already done, "FHD remakes," tongue.gif?
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