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Well I dont think anything, not even PCs, beat anything on the 360 right now. I play it at my friends house on a 40 inch LCD and it looks amazing. Dont call me a fanboy because I have never even owned a console. If they added keyboard and mouse to console it would be a lot more fun.
    
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The only games I miss are the Grand Turismo series, other than that, I'm pc all the way.
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I see a bunch of threads about the Red Ring of Death on 360's and stories about the sales of the PS3 and the awesomeness of the Wii.

But the one thing I have to say is I honestly don't care. I have absolutely no desire to own a console and never have.

After the Next-Gen consoles are released theres ALWAYS computer hardware upgrades you can purchase that can surpass the consoles in *Different, not better* ways.

That and I think PCs just have more depth to them, both in video games and functionality.

Anyone else feel like this? lol
There are no REALLY fun PC games that you can play online with your friends. I've been playing hours and hours of games like Forza 2, Rainbow Six, Saints Row, Gears of War, and Splinter Cell. The only PC games that are fun are games like Doom 3 and F.E.A.R. But after you beat those they become... meh.

I'm waiting until December or January to pick up my second Xbox 360. I have one that my brother uses a lot and I'm thinking of letting him have it, and I'm going to pick up a new one with a bunch of new updates. A quieter drive, better DVI quality, a 65nm core, inhanced heatpipe cooling, a lower price, and a better warranty. I think all of those things on top of hours of fun are for the 400 dollar price tag.

However, I bet if I had Water Cooling and SLi'd Ultra's I'd play games on my PC a lot more; for some odd reason...

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Be a man and get the X38 Chipset MoBo and 8800GTX lolz
I am waiting for X38 and hopefully a G80 refresh or next-gen. However, I LOVE Halo and I might just have to get 360 for it on Live... I dunno. Crysis looks too PRETTY! Decisions, decisions..

Ninja_Boy, pick up 2142 or CS:S or DOD:S, you will have fun - trust me.
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100% with you, never been a console man never will be. You should have added a poll to this thread by the way.
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I don't know, I'm kind of out of that "phase" of PC gaming. I'll get back into playing Battlefield: 2, Call of Duty: 4, and Rainbow Six: Vegas games though. (I love realistic modern war games.)

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I see a bunch of threads about the Red Ring of Death on 360's and stories about the sales of the PS3 and the awesomeness of the Wii.

But the one thing I have to say is I honestly don't care. I have absolutely no desire to own a console and never have.

After the Next-Gen consoles are released theres ALWAYS computer hardware upgrades you can purchase that can surpass the consoles in *Different, not better* ways.

That and I think PCs just have more depth to them, both in video games and functionality.

Anyone else feel like this? lol
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Just by looking at your PC there's absolutely no point having a console your pc can handle everything
 
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I do have a PS3 but that's only because my parents bought it for me I didn't really want it and I find pc gaming a lot better.
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Just by looking at your PC there's absolutely no point having a console your pc can handle everything
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Well I dont think anything, not even PCs, beat anything on the 360 right now.
you say that because you have an AMD 64 and a 7600GT . 360s can't touch a high end PC in terms of visual quality. they do cost a lot less though.

and a keyboard and mouse will never be popular for console games as most people play them sitting on their couch.
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