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Poll Results: Which method of gaming do you prefer mostly, PC, PS3 or Xbox?

 
  • 87% (41)
    PC
  • 2% (1)
    PS3
  • 4% (2)
    Xbox
  • 6% (3)
    None
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post #1 of 22
Thread Starter 
OK, pretty simple curiosity.

Which method do you prefer playing games mostly? PC, PS3 or XBox?

My kids play PS3 and I'm old school computer gamer. I introduced them to Crysis 2 now available for the console market. They absolutely love the game over COD even. After so many years they are finally burnt out and really enjoy being the weapon. Something new to them.


It may be unfair poll since most of everyone on OCN is a computer geek. It's not really a neutral area to ask such a question. But would like to take an unscientific survey.

Feel free to voice your opinion on why you chose what you chose.
     
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post #2 of 22
PC steamrolling everything else inc
post #3 of 22
As you posted this int he PC Games section, most of everyone is probably going to say pc.

I would say PC to play with friends that also have PCs (not many) or to really get into single player. If I have some friends over however, I would choose a 360, for the 'couch' gaming.

I was going to buy a ps3 a lil' while ago, but I don't really enjoy how Sony treats their customers.
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post #4 of 22
Depends on the type of game. If it's an FPS, it's clearly PC.

If it's a racing game I prefer a controller. If it's a fighter, I prefer controller. If it's an RPG, it depends if it's an MMO or not. If it's an MMO PC, if it's just single player console.

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I was going to buy a ps3 a lil' while ago, but I don't really enjoy how Sony treats their customers.
Sounds like a really dumb excuse not to buy a PS3, imo. Oh well, to each their own.
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post #5 of 22
I have a real excuse though. I was diagnosed by a professional madden player that i am too retarded for console games.
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I have a real excuse though. I was diagnosed by a professional madden player that i am too retarded for console games.
professional madden?
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post #7 of 22
well, the poll is going to be an obvious PC win on the forums, but I personally enjoy pc more. The fact that it's not just the best hardware, my computer is a work of art I built myself. I can modify and tweak it to my likings and make it look the way I want. With an xbox, sure you can do that on the outside, but inside it's no different from any other xbox. I used to play on consoles when I was a kid, but then I 'grew up' as to say and have been a solid PC gamer since 2005.

I always enjoyed playing games like roller coaster tycoon 1, and the original sims, more than playing on a console. so maybe I was a pc gamer at heart all along
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My Mother bought me a PS2 way back in 2001 and it was amazing. So I grow older and think eh at $300 the PS3 can't be bad...I was very very wrong...Now it mostly just sits on the shelf and is only used for the occasional sports game , folding, and the rare blu-ray. I still love my comp after 2 years and it still works better and games look better than the PS3.
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General Game Discussion is a couple doors farther down, bro. Post this there, fairer results.
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I always enjoyed playing games like roller coaster tycoon 1, and the original sims, more than playing on a console. so maybe I was a pc gamer at heart all along
I suppose same with me. I always had more time on Rollercoaster tycoon than all of my 200+ ps2 games combined.
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