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Buying a ps3 just to play blurays is nuts, but its a good feature
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I have all the current gen consoles ( PS3, Xbox 360, Wii) as well as a gaming PC (check sig rig). They all have a spot in my gaming command center lol. Each console has it's own specific set of games that are just made for it. If you have ever played Uncharted series (PS3), Forza, (360), or Mario (Wii), you will know what I'm talking about. Plus it's also nostalgia. Bring back memories of my child hood playing SNES and Genesis with my friends.
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I own both, and the PS3 gets no use.

I've had the PS3 for like 5 years though, and before I had a PC it got a ton of attention. Now I just play the exclusives on it such as GT5, Red Dead Redemption (one of my favorite games ever!), Sly Cooper, etc.

Unless you enjoy the exclusives, stick to PC.
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If you already have a decently high-end PC for gaming, then there isn't much point in getting a console really, unless maybe it's for exclusives or something. Just get a game controller for some of the titles if you want the console feel. thumb.gif

I like the Logitech Cordless Rumblepad 2 for some of my games where the advantages of using a mouse don't really shine.
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If you already have a decently high-end PC for gaming, then there isn't much point in getting a console really, unless maybe it's for exclusives or something. Just get a game controller for some of the titles if you want the console feel. thumb.gif

Yup, and lower resolution to 1280 x 720, disable AA/AF/AO, lower settings a bit, and maybe cap your frame rate to 30. Gotta love that console feel. lachen.gif
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I actually sold my PS3 because i wasnt using it, i have a $100 vizio co-star that can stream anything i want to watch (including blu ray). My computer is far better then PS3. I am considering a PS4 but mainly because i have friends who will be getting it. A good example that comes to mind is Batman AC, played on my ps3, then connected my ps3 controller to my PC and played there because graphics where better.
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Yup, and lower resolution to 1280 x 720, disable AA/AF/AO, lower settings a bit, and maybe cap your frame rate to 30. Gotta love that console feel. lachen.gif

Heh...

Want some more laughs, check out the discussion I've been having toward the end up this thread: www.overclock.net/t/1399582/ps4-or-xbox-one-or-stay-pc/0_100 blinksmiley.gif
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