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When did Microsoft and Sony turn into the Labour and Conservative parties? When did spin become the by-word of the games industry, an industry centred on cutting edge entertainment, not back-stabbing political manoeuvring and posturing? Gamers are in it for the fun, not the sex, lies and questionable licensed titles. When did we become so used to shape-shifting comments and backtracking official positions that we now question every stat pumped out of the mighty PR machine?
What I got from this article is that each company are acting like kids trying to compare each other by showing off their GTA4 sales, but what is true though is that both companies made huge profits on GTA4, so why can't we all just celebrate together?

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post #2 of 12
because fanbois exist, end of story.
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When did the computer/game industry revert back to school yard pissing matches? Between nVidia, Intel, Microsoft, Sony, and Apple there's so much juvenile mudslinging going on that...well I don't know where I was going with that, but you get the point
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people have nothing better to do than argue about consoles..
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people have nothing better to do than argue about consoles..
And OSs. And MP3 players. And car manufacturers. And doritos vs. cheetos.
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CHEETOS FTW
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Yeah, true all dat.


Both sides have equally balanced pros and cons.

I really don't see how people can accurately place one company in front of the other. It's all just a bunch of fanboy nonsense.
    
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And OSs. And MP3 players. And car manufacturers. And doritos vs. cheetos.
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CHEETOS FTW
ehh i like both both but it depends on the day. Im a doritos more then 50% of the time.
    
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And OSs. And MP3 players. And car manufacturers. And doritos vs. cheetos.
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CHEETOS FTW
This guy agrees.
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And OSs. And MP3 players. And car manufacturers. And doritos vs. cheetos.
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CHEETOS FTW
No way. Cool ranch doritos kick the crap out of neon-orange painted styrofoam
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bald headed men in conferences high-fiving over sales charts and growling at the oppositions sales charts.
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