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Sony is telling people what they want to hear while leaving loopholes to do the same as MS yet somehow Sony is the good guy now. rolleyes.gif
Sony is saying it in the right way is all, they aren't revealing all there tactics, they will wait for everyone to realise when the console is released, for everyone to understand. Microsoft knows what they are doing, they aren't stupid, they will listen to the community, we are there profit margin.
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Seriously considering skipping this generation entirely. All this money grabbing bs is ridiculous.

It won't stop past this generation.

Idiots will keep buying in to it, therefore, it's going to continue to happen.
 
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At least these guys listen to the demands of the community.

The reason, I MIGHT buy up a PS4, that is, if I get that much money! tongue.gif . Still, its a +1 for Sony as Microsoft is doing bs stuff and it might soon become just Micro****.
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post #24 of 91
*watches swathes of people be fooled by marketing*

The xbo doesn't block the use of second hand games nor does it use an always online connection.

Should probably think about that for a sec.
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IF i decide to buy this generation of console, i am surely going with PS4, not a chance in the world i would even entertain the idea of getting an XBone. Great job Sony, hope you keep it up.
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*watches swathes of people be fooled by marketing*

The xbo doesn't block the use of second hand games nor does it use an always online connection.

Should probably think about that for a sec.

The Xbox one does not need to be always online but it does have to "ping" M$ servers on a regular basis (probably pretty similar to Steam offline mode).
    
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*watches swathes of people be fooled by marketing*

The xbo doesn't block the use of second hand games nor does it use an always online connection.

Should probably think about that for a sec.
Um it charges you extra for second hand games, and you need to connect to the internet 1s a day. So yeah... you basically DO need an online connection. You also need to have a camera watching you EVEN when the game doesnt require it. IDK what idiot would buy an XBone. Its scary the thought of an always on mic + camera in your own home.
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*watches swathes of people be fooled by marketing*

The xbo doesn't block the use of second hand games nor does it use an always online connection.

Should probably think about that for a sec.

Thank you!

I was hoping someone else would realize nothing of value was added with this news article. We've known since February that it won't require an always-on connection and, as per the article:
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Any DRM on used games will be left up to the publisher in question, according to Yoshida.

Which is still not concrete evidence one way or the other. I'll wait until the consoles are actually available before hyping up rumors.
   
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I have a feeling EA will still use drm on used games, so I think PS4 is just playing good guy card but secretly doesn't care. Sure you won't need to login to turn on the console.. then what?
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I have a feeling EA will still use drm on used games, so I think PS4 is just playing good guy card but secretly doesn't care. Sure you won't need to login to turn on the console.. then what?

Then you play a game not published by EA rolleyes.gif Big corporate publishers like EA follow the money. Don't want crappy DRM don't by EA games. It took a while but ubisoft is slowly getting the message. EA will follow suit if enough people vote with there wallets.
    
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