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Originally Posted by donkru View Post
I can pick up an xbox 360 or ps3 for $300 brand new and play whatever game that is available on it on my 1080p screen and still find the detail good.
Except your not really playing 1080p on any game, more like 720p stretched :

http://forum.beyond3d.com/showthread.php?t=46241

I rather play super old games on my PC than the junk on a console any day. I still don't think there is a game I have played more than morrowind when I first started playing that.
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post #52 of 66
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Originally Posted by [nK]Sharp View Post
Except your not really playing 1080p on any game, more like 720p stretched :

http://forum.beyond3d.com/showthread.php?t=46241

I rather play super old games on my PC than the junk on a console any day. I still don't think there is a game I have played more than morrowind when I first started playing that.
I think you miss understand me.many people don't care about pixle counts.some people don't suit inverting of there tv to be able to see the difference.also just because a game its on a console doesn't make it junk.gears of war is not junk, the halo series is not junk. I think yo confuse graphics with quality.crysis is beautiful but can't hold a candle to some console games.lets try and see games as the should be.ways to tell stories.if games are to last then it can't be one multiplayer shooter after another.how many more cal of duty games can you stands?.whats next call of duty in space? I hate division within gamers who chose one system over another for reasons that are insane, who cares if god of east is stretched from 720p? stilltill a great game.
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post #53 of 66
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I'll take a cyanide pill before playing on a console. Or maybe just the blue one from the matrix.
People adapt. While PC gaming is superior in graphics, I wouldn't be able to play FF13, MGS4, and GT5 if I didn't buy the PS3, I would've been missing out on some great games. Graphics is not everything, as long as it's on an acceptable level and the game is good, then we should play it, whether it's on PC or console.
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post #54 of 66
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Originally Posted by awdrifter View Post
People adapt. While PC gaming is superior in graphics, I wouldn't be able to play FF13, MGS4, and GT5 if I didn't buy the PS3, I would've been missing out on some great games. Graphics is not everything, as long as it's on an acceptable level and the game is good, then we should play it, whether it's on PC or console.
Finally someone who gets it! It's about content. And lately, really that's all the original topic was trying to convey, was that there's a lack PC specific content. PS3 gets it, 360 gets it, Wii gets it, and what about us? Minecraft and Amnesia? Please, give me a break. Maybe Minecraft isn't my scene, and Amnesia was just a bit too slow, but tell me the last time that the PC gaming community had specific content tailored to them that had awesome, freaking content. And, no, don't tell me WOW or SC2, or Super Meatboy. I'm talking about BIG freaking games, that no matter what appeals to everyone.

If you win my challenge, I'll buy you a Russian hooker.
post #55 of 66
is there even one console game that runs in 1080p?

PC gamers like challenges, in the game not with trying to use the crap system they FORCE you to use when you buy a console. /thread
post #56 of 66
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Originally Posted by [nK]Sharp View Post
Except your not really playing 1080p on any game, more like 720p stretched :

http://forum.beyond3d.com/showthread.php?t=46241

I rather play super old games on my PC than the junk on a console any day. I still don't think there is a game I have played more than morrowind when I first started playing that.
you can lead a horse to water......
post #57 of 66
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Originally Posted by ca.j.stokes View Post
Such simple thinking. It's okay, I forgive you. Look farther, man. You'll see what I'm saying. I've been a PC gamer my entire life. My first game was Full Throttle. But that was just before the days for major consoles. Watch, next batch of consoles will completely obliterate PC gaming, and all we'll be left are ports. They'll be nothing for us PC gamers to revel in.
Same argument new decade.
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post #58 of 66
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Same argument new decade.
What he said.
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Finally someone who gets it! It's about content. And lately, really that's all the original topic was trying to convey, was that there's a lack PC specific content. PS3 gets it, 360 gets it, Wii gets it, and what about us? Minecraft and Amnesia? Please, give me a break. Maybe Minecraft isn't my scene, and Amnesia was just a bit too slow, but tell me the last time that the PC gaming community had specific content tailored to them that had awesome, freaking content. And, no, don't tell me WOW or SC2, or Super Meatboy. I'm talking about BIG freaking games, that no matter what appeals to everyone.

If you win my challenge, I'll buy you a Russian hooker.
Er WOW. Dosent really get much bigger than that, or appeal to such a wide demographic. Or Plants Vs Zombies, or Peggle. Personally I don't look at what everyone else is playing to justify my hobby, or "to fit in". Let the sheep play what they want to play. Meanwhile I will stick with Rise of Flight, DCS A-10 Warthog, Arma 2, Dawn of War 2's Last Stand, Magicka, and many more. Plus there is a lot to look forward to, in this year alone. Shogun 2, Natural Selection 2, Red Orchestra 2, the new Torchlight, hopefully Diablo 3!!! and **** the Cliffs of Dover. And they are just exclusives.

PC gaming has never been about the flavour of the month. Sure there is that aspect to it, just like with consoles. But if that is all you see PC games as, then you truly are missing out.

Hooker plix.
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Finally someone who gets it! It's about content. And lately, really that's all the original topic was trying to convey, was that there's a lack PC specific content. PS3 gets it, 360 gets it, Wii gets it, and what about us? Minecraft and Amnesia? Please, give me a break. Maybe Minecraft isn't my scene, and Amnesia was just a bit too slow, but tell me the last time that the PC gaming community had specific content tailored to them that had awesome, freaking content. And, no, don't tell me WOW or SC2, or Super Meatboy. I'm talking about BIG freaking games, that no matter what appeals to everyone.

If you win my challenge, I'll buy you a Russian hooker.
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