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[Gamespot] Sony confirms that PS4 is region free

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Sony decided to give another brutal kick while Microsoft is still down, and I'm ok with that. thumb.gif


http://www.gamespot.com/e3/sony-confirms-playstation-4-is-region-free-6409771/
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That's awesome, I wasn't expecting that since I thought most consoles were region locked anyway (e.g. N64, PS1, PS2 (which had a workaround), Wii, Xbox 360).
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AWESOME!!! what else are they going to do it gets better and better!
 
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Oh my god.

Sony really really wants to destroy Microsoft this round, and look who is winning....

The consumer.

I think having the ability to pick up obscure titles from other regions and play them freely will be welcomed by any gamer. biggrin.gif
    
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Sweet! Great news!
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So is everyone going to say how awesome all this stuff is but still go out and buy an Xbox One anyway?
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R.I.P. Microsoft this gen.
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post #8 of 9
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Originally Posted by Mygaffer View Post

So is everyone going to say how awesome all this stuff is but still go out and buy an Xbox One anyway?

I wont dirty my hands on that biggrin.gif
post #9 of 9
This was the exact same reason i bought a PS3 because of less restrictions on region locking and able to play imported titles...I still own a NTSC-J PS2 Slim to play some titles that never made it to american soil. Job well done thumb.gif
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