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I was wondering what games people think are worth getting. I was thinking Gran Turismo 5 but I have heard mixed feelings about that one. Also is GRID any good? I have Dirt and I love that game and I have Assassin's Creed which is also great and I just need and want some more games and multiplayer and online play would be a great bonus!
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GRID isn't out yet. The GT5 demo is out but it's almost as much as a full game which is ignorant IMO. GTAIV is a must have for any console.
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GRID looks awesome. The demo is a lot of fun. I would look into Burnout Paradise, which looks like a LOT of fun, and is the first game I plan on buying for my PS3 (alongside GTA IV). The Gran Turismo 5 demo is really not very realistic in collisions, and has the typical boring Gran Turismo beginning, where you drive 75 HP egg-mobiles for the first 5 hours or so. Burnout starts off pretty fast, then gets really fast, then gets stupid fast. If you like DIRT, chances are you will like GRID, as they are both made by Codemasters. Ninja Gaiden Sigma has amazing graphics, and great gameplay, but it is one of the hardest games ever made. Condemned 2 is super scary, has great graphics, and some pretty cool gameplay features. Also, I know it may seem kiddy, but look into the new Ratchet and Clank game.
    
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As for what is out:
Oblivion and Ninja Gaiden Sigma are nice
Resistance and Warhawk for multiplayer, but COD4 is king!
Echochrome and Superstardust are fun
Heavenly Sword is ok
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune is great

Purely for online I would go for COD4 if you like shooters... try the demo for Resistance before you buy that one. Burnout for a great racing/driving game with good online features. Past that it is a crap shoot.

For what is to come:
MGS4
GT5 i.. TBA 2009? (full version)
Resistance 2
Killzone 2
Wipeout HD
GRID
SOCOM
Edited by RoddimusPrime - 5/21/08 at 9:58am
post #5 of 24
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GRID isn't out yet. The GT5 demo is out but it's almost as much as a full game which is ignorant IMO. GTAIV is a must have for any console.
x2. Grid would be a good pickup and will have online, so there's that. Within a few weeks MGS4 comes out (woo!). And yeah, GTA IV should definitely get your money.
    
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GTA IV
Assassins Creed (already have though)
Resistance: Fall of Man
Splinter Cell DA
Condemned 2
COD4
WarHawk (pretty good online only game)
R6: Vegas 1&2
Oblivion
Uncharted: Drakes Fortune (awesome game!)

EDIT:@ Rod, i thought GT5 was meant to be released in 2009?
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EDIT:@ Rod, i thought GT5 was meant to be released in 2009?
I stand corrected. The original date was set for Q4 of this year, and now it officially has no release date, but from what I could gather it is slated for 2009 and no one knows anything different.
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Is Burnout on the PS3 now?

I am so going to the Sony store downtown to play that if they have it on "tap," so to speak.
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Is Burnout on the PS3 now?
Indeed.
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burnout paradise is awesome i got it on release for ps3. works great online for ps3 aswell. very nice graphics on a HDTV.

if i could choose what games to buy for PS3 out of the ones i own as a beginner I'd say:

GTA IV
Burnout Paradise
Gran Turismo 5 Prologue
Call Of Duty 4
Uncharted Drakes Fortune
Devil May Cry 4

oh and ofcourse metal gear solid 4 comes out on the 12th June. Ive had it pre ordered for over a year
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