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Consels FTL.

Its all about PC Gaming.
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you first. The PS3 is a failure....much like the PS2 which got badly beaten by the Xbox.

Sony is nothing but a lying, uncaring company. They stole the PS1 tech from Nintendo and claimed it as their own. This was even on TechTV on how they did it.

Sony and Sony fanboys should burn in hell.
PS2 beaten by Xbox

i guess i will burn in hell then.
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Consels FTL.

Its all about PC Gaming.
w0rd dawg, w0rd

Racing games on consoles ftw though.
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Sony did not steal the PS1 tech from Nintendo. They were the ones developing it for Nintendo. Then Nintendo made the huge business mistake of wanting to stick with cartridges. So instead of scraping the idea Sony continued with it and used it themselves.

Funy how most people on here who bash PS3 do not even OWN both systems to compare. Like i said i own both and both are collecting dust right now since neither have relesed a half decent game in 2007. When i read EGM and Gamepro PS3 has a larger library of top quality games coming.

I am just tired of people bashing on PS3 with no specific reason. I do not include price as a reason to say a system sucks. Can't afford it? To bad. The system performs well and does everything i need it to do including playing Blu-Ray movies. Yes the game library sucks right now but i am willing to wait since i still have PC games to distract me.
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you first. The PS3 is a failure....much like the PS2 which got badly beaten by the Xbox.

Sony is nothing but a lying, uncaring company. They stole the PS1 tech from Nintendo and claimed it as their own. This was even on TechTV on how they did it.

Sony and Sony fanboys should burn in hell.
I hope you don't think Nintendo is much better, and the same network showed how Nintendo turned it's back on Sony and cooperated with Phillips.
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Nintendo indirectly lead to PS dominance. They made the business mistake and must now live with it. Never plan on buying the Wii because i just see it as a marketing gimic. They have no great games other than Metroid that come close to interesting me in 2007-2008. Maybe some poeple will be satisfied playing Zelda 234,234,234 and Mario Party 3,432,423....plz
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Nintendo bombed with the Nintendo 64 and Gamecube, and they still survived.
Everyone I know has had an N64 and it had alot of great games for it. 35 million sales really isnt a bomb. And between the Xbox, PS2 and Gamecube the GC was the only console to make a profit...so not really a bomb there either even though it sold less the Xbox or PS2.
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Ps3 would be winning the war right now if it wasn't for the blu-ray. Microsoft took the smart move, by just having HD-DVD as an addon, but no, Sony decided to put blu-ray in, that most people wouldn't want. Their main target audience is children, and they messed it up, by making it at a price most children can't afford (£500=$1000) Now I wouldn't have bought a ps3 anyway, since they stole their ideas from nintendo (A while ago, Sony, Nintendo, and another company decided to make a console together, but in the middle of it, sony ran off with the ideas and made the ps2.) but many people I know would have. Heck, even someone I know who gets £32.50 ($65) didn't get it. And NamelessMC, have you ever done professional market analysis? What exactly is your job?
Right on...only like 0.1% of the population cares about Blu Ray. Way more care about getting a good game console.
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How many games support 1080p natively though?
Well how many PS3 games actually support 1080p natively? Exactly.
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you first. The PS3 is a failure....much like the PS2 which got badly beaten by the Xbox.
Other way around...PS2 beat the Xbox. But the PS2 was actually a decent console and didnt force you to have crap no one wanted.
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The new Playstation and the 360 will be on the market for more than a decade meaning they both will drop in prices eventually, sell a ****load of consoles eventually and eventually earn more money than the Wii because it simply can't compare with it's *lacking* hardware. Note keyword: "eventually".
They wont be around for 10 years...theyll get replaced after 5 years just like every other console.
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You call it crap no one wants yet Microsoft releases a black 360 that when you add in the HD DVD cost MORE than the PS3. EVen Microsft has realized that there is a growing community of people with hiDef tvs and do care about many of the functions PS3 comes with.

Other than available games there is nothing wrong with the PS3. Same problem 360 has. half my 360 library is FPS games which get boring fast.
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Other way around...PS2 beat the Xbox. But the PS2 was actually a decent console and didn't force you to have crap no one wanted.
How many people, when they bought the PS2, also got their first DVD player?? Comparatively speaking, the PS2 was expensive as hell when it first came out. It was around $400 if I remember right...and that certainly didn't stop it from achieving console domination, which I might add, it still maintains.

The PS3 is bringing BluRay into the market the same way the PS2 brought DVD. Soon everyone will own a hi-def DVD player of some sort and you can bet the PS3 will be partially responsible for that.

If you don't like the price, don't buy it. High prices in consoles are not synonymous with garbage.
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How many people, when they bought the PS2, also got their first DVD player?? Comparatively speaking, the PS2 was expensive as hell when it first came out. It was around $400 if I remember right...and that certainly didn't stop it from achieving console domination, which I might add, it still maintains.

The PS3 is bringing BluRay into the market the same way the PS2 brought DVD. Soon everyone will own a hi-def DVD player of some sort and you can bet the PS3 will be partially responsible for that.

If you don't like the price, don't buy it. High prices in consoles are not synonymous with garbage.
#1 DVD had already been out for several years
#2 The PS2 launched at $300 (I remember cause I got one the Christmas after it came out)

So it had a drive for a proven format and it was half the price of the PS3. Compared to the PS2 the PS3 is rediculously overpriced.
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