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Cross platform play between console and PC is going to be a major fail if they go through with integrating it into more games.
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Cross platform play between console and PC is going to be a major fail if they go through with integrating it into more games.
Depends. Depends completely on the game types. What happens if these games support Mouse/Keyboard on the PS3? You do realize that it's up to the developer to support Mouse/Keyboard and not the PS3 itself, right?

This is a good thing, no matter how you cut it. The PS3 is by far the better console, yet it's had a very hard time getting exclusives. By Valve joining forces with Sony, not only do Sony owners win, but so does Sony.

People are so worried about Steam focusing on consoles now. Well, guess what? They pushed themselves into Mac Gaming (which seems to be flourishing since) and now are going for the console market. Sony won't be as stupid as MS and force the dev to charge for minor updates. This will be a major victory for gamers everywhere...except those who don't own a PS3... lol
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Depends. Depends completely on the game types. What happens if these games support Mouse/Keyboard on the PS3? You do realize that it's up to the developer to support Mouse/Keyboard and not the PS3 itself, right?

This is a good thing, no matter how you cut it. The PS3 is by far the better console, yet it's had a very hard time getting exclusives. By Valve joining forces with Sony, not only do Sony owners win, but so does Sony.

People are so worried about Steam focusing on consoles now. Well, guess what? They pushed themselves into Mac Gaming (which seems to be flourishing since) and now are going for the console market. Sony won't be as stupid as MS and force the dev to charge for minor updates. This will be a major victory for gamers everywhere...except those who don't own a PS3... lol
I have a PS3 myself and I'm somewhat thrilled for Portal 2 being included for all platforms, especially since I can play on one platform while my wife uses the TV or PC. That and I can play Portal 2 co-op with any friends that come over. If mouse and keyboard support are integrated (likely of Valve to do, L4D2 on PC has split screen support, it's just hidden) then I'm all in favor of it!
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cross platform will continue to be refined more and more as games come with it. this can become a very good thing. im one of the few who actually believe that things are starting to get away from ports with the pc and this will only bring more revenue and attention back to pc gaming. that's a win for sure.
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