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So what, are they going to integrate GFWL right into Windows 8? I wouldn't mind. Better Steam support would also be nice.
i hope and pray to god neither will happen.
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And you can bet they will do that in the next major version of XBL if they can, especially once physical media finally dies.
I can see this happening too. Not sure about XBL, but you can already buy and download full PS3 games such as Infamous, Burnout Paradise, and Warhawk from the PSN. Makes being able to put your own 500 GB HDD into your PS3 handy.
 
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take it from someone who owns every console made from 1990 (snes and on) and a powerful gaming pc.
You have an Amiga CD32?
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I think Windows 8 should have more gaming perspective. That can only mean better games and more games.
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post #75 of 190
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take it from someone who owns every console made from 1990 (snes and on) and a powerful gaming pc.
I have my old PS1, I have two broken PS2s, I grew up playing a friends NES and later, his SNES nearly every day with him.

The PS2 was the only one out of those to have online, what does that have to do with Xbox Live and Steam or load times? Cartridge based consoles loaded fast, yeah, but they only had small sizes...And CD based consoles have always loaded slowly compared to PC games.
    
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relaunch...

so like...

change the design and mark up the price?
sounds awful Microsofty..

I think the things that really drive the comp gaming community is performance and modding. I mean I love oblivion with my entire gaming being, but I play it on PC because I can still get new content for it even after it's been out for so long. The only reasons I play it on my xbox are when I want all the random gear I've acquired and just go on a killing spree.
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steam should make their own OS
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steam should make their own OS
I just loled. Do you realize the difference between the program Steam and anything relating to an operating system?

We will see. Windows 8 is being hyped hard, both within Microsoft and beyond, I must say I cannot wait to learn more I do know that security is one of the big pushes that is being incorporated with Windows 8 (secure cloud integration and optimized object permissions management)
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post #79 of 190
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steam should make their own OS
You have got to be kidding me. I like and use steam, but its really buggy at times. Knowing Valve they would give you a DVD and you would have to download the entire OS online.

Portal replacing solitaire would be great though.
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or a real push into trying to charge people for pc gaming...I can see it now, PCLive!! buy your gold account noaaWWWW!!! BUY IT NOAWWW!1!!! YOU KNOW YOU WANT IT...
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