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the xbox will win i can tell you guys this much. the xbox has more games then the PS3 and the Wii. Ok sure the 360 doesnt have a blu-ray drive but specualtions and rumors aswell as evidence has arrison the the 360 is actually going to be manufacutred with an internal yes that INTERNAL BLU RAY DRIVE!!!

this will be released but a date has not been confirmed. no to also mention that backwark compatability is good while the PS3 tend to only emulate PS2 and PSX unless you have a 60Gb version. Okay sure some of the games have better graphics but come on. When i first held the PS3 controller it felt like a toy not to also mention the cheap looking jewel that was in the centre.

The PS3 is oversized, gets hot, updates take a life time and the blu-ray player isnt even the best on the market its just the cheapest that comes with a console. sont could have done more and i think that the only way they will win this so called "CONSOLE WAR" is if they actually decide to realease the PS3 SLIM but even then how much is it goin to be priced at. i know the tag isn't going to be small.

Halo 3 sales still out do any other game that was sold. i rememeber when that game came out it was sold out in all the stores in a 8Km radius from me with in like 5 hours.

PS have lost all thier titles to other consoles i.e. Devil May Cry, Metal Gear Solid (RUMOR) and a few other including the infamous TEKKEN. Sony talk big but tell you the truth they dont really have anything on their side except Final Fantasy.

But you never know it might just say on the advert available on XBOX 360 (RUMOR)
You're a huge fanboy, GTA4 outsold halo 3 and the chances of MGS coming to 360 are possible, but SLIM.
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I already did. The people buying new PS2s are an entirely different audience. The product cycle for the PS2 may be 10 years, and that's Sony's choice. But the console cycle is not defined by what one Sony product does, it is defined by what the market does...i.e., from launch of one console version to the next, the defining moments that create these "console wars". The console cycle for the PS2 was six years, because they released a supplanting product (the PS3) after six years.

And if you think there won't be a PS4 for another 8.5 years, you're crazy. Microsoft will release something new within four years, I speculate...they will have to, by then the console games will be looking like crap compared to what a contemporary PC will be able to produce. And if/when Microsoft makes a move, Sony will have to counter with a new console of their own.
I was about to reply but I'm glad I read the thread entirely before I did. This is almost exactly what I wanted to argue.

And, lets just say Sony didn't release a PS4 until a full ten years. They would be blown out of the water by MS and Nintendo if they kept on developing new consoles--by the time the PS4 came out, no one would care, especially since the software companies would probably jump ship...
    
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Even though I own 2 360's, I beleive the PS3 will win purely because of blu-ray
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Originally Posted by The_Rocker View Post
Even though I own 2 360's, I beleive the PS3 will win purely because of blu-ray

well keep believing..... just like christians believe in god...

Claim it all day.... but eventually.... we just die.. and the console war still rages on.. lol

The only thing people care about is which system

1. has more games (xbox360)
2. has a better/bigger online community(xbox 360)

Ok, big woop.... the ps3 bas bluray... BLURAY prices are dropping dramatically... there are even talks that a Bluray peripheral will be added to the xbox 360..

THESE ARGUMENTS ARE MOOT ... THE 360 has already won

jesus H.
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Here we go again! A console fight to see which one is better.
 
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well keep believing..... just like christians believe in god...

Claim it all day.... but eventually.... we just die.. and the console war still rages on.. lol

The only thing people care about is which system

1. has more games (xbox360)
2. has a better/bigger online community(xbox 360)

Ok, big woop.... the ps3 bas bluray... BLURAY prices are dropping dramatically... there are even talks that a Bluray peripheral will be added to the xbox 360..

THESE ARGUMENTS ARE MOOT ... THE 360 has already won

jesus H.
So what? Fanboi much?

He might actually care more about blu-rays then games.


I don't know why these thread always turns into wars. Come on, seriously, grow up. Who the heck cares if one system pwns the other one?
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the chances of MGS coming to 360 are possible, but SLIM.
Hasn't it already been announced somewhere that it's only going to come out for PS3 ever? I swear I saw an article somewhere -maybe here- about the possibilities and they were shot down by Kojima.
    
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this 'console war' seems to be more important than the games themselves.. infact its starting to show.. i've seen a dozen articles like this with "Wii" or "PS3" tagged to them. It never ends.. and the fact that there are so many 'fanboys' defending each consoles means that everyone is happy with what they've got. So why dont we just get on with the gaming, yes?
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everybody just quit squabbling and play a game!
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Unless you slanged Ultima back in the 80s,
That would be me, baby. Ultima on Apple ][ > any game on a C64...blech.

The "Dragon" in Vulcan Dragon comes from being in the Ultima Dragons Internet Chapter. I was a true Ultima geek back in the day.
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No one will win, they each win at different aspects.

Get over it and play the one you like. Not the one other people say is "better"
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