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Now that Playstation 3 prices have gone down and they seem to be selling more then Xbox's, I was thinking of switching over.

I'm going to be getting a nice Flat panel HD TV of some kind within the month and I want to be able to play games in HD and watch BluRay movies.

If I sell my Xbox 360 and some games for the price of a new PS3, will it be worth it?

Is there going to be any difference in GTA4 on either console?

Just want to have some opinions.
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post #2 of 41
IMO, I think selling your 360 for a Ps3 is definitely worth it considering the now low prices of the PS3. You wont regret it either once your watching your new Blu-Ray movie with crystal clear picture on your new TV lol. As for seeing a difference between the 360 and PS3 versions of GTA4 I am not sure If you will see one aside from how the online play will be but PSN is free and Live isn't. Id go ahead and bite the bullet, just make sure you get enough $ from your 360 to buy your PS3.
post #3 of 41
GTA4 on 360 has some content the PS3 won't.

Just a thought
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I would do it just for the benefits of Blu-Ray, but that's just me.
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The 360 version will have some downloadable content. Maybe a new mission or something.

The short answer to your question in my opinion is yes.
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post #6 of 41
It's preference. I own both, and I play my 360 wayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy more than the PS3.

Most of my friends have a 360, and none have a PS3, so that might be why also.
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So I can sell my 360 with 20 gig hardrive with BioShock, Assasins Creed, Lara Croft and Prey for $400? Maybe I can squeeze another 20 bucks.
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post #8 of 41
Nooo keep the 360. Xbox Live is at least 5x better than Playstation network.
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Originally Posted by Truambitionz View Post
So I can sell my 360 with 20 gig hardrive with BioShock, Assasins Creed, Lara Croft and Prey for $400? Maybe I can squeeze another 20 bucks.
Don't think you'll get anywhere near that for a 20gig. FYI


FWIW Prey is $10 @ gamestop used
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Originally Posted by igob8a View Post
Nooo keep the 360. Xbox Live is at least 5x better than Playstation network.
It's not THAT much better IMO, and costs money. I personally refuse to pay a monthly fee to play games that I already owned. I guess I've been spoiled by PC gaming, but that's just how it is to me.

I say get the PS3, I bought one and I'm super excited.

But for me, the PS3 has/will have some exclusives that I want, whereas the 360 only has one exclusive that I care about: Gears of War and its upcoming sequel (and the original is on PC now anyways).
PS3 will have MGS4, GT5, the new Final Fantasy (although I don't care about FF), Haze, Ratchet and Clank, Motorstorm 1 & 2, Killzone 2 (maybe...), new SOCOM, Resistance 1 & 2, plus most of the games that are available on 360.
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