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Consoles are getting sad.

This weekend I went to my brothers place and he put black-ops in his PS3 I did a double take because I thought he was playing homefront then my fiancée (shes used to glancing at my BC2 max settings on PC) looks at the screen and asks if he is playing sims...

PC gaming has spoiled me from playing consoles.

Sims, seriously? How bad was the difference?
     
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Hey Ubi... How about you develop for the platform that has no limits due to its constant progress (PC) and trash the outdated consoles for a while since we won't be getting anything new for another few years?

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CryEngine 3 + Unreal Engine = A happy tomorrow.
Bleh. I'm one of plenty that isn't amazed by the Cry Engine/Crysis/Crysis 2. I find it's a "whatever, it's just par" game. Frostbite is what I'm looking more forward to, and the new Unreal Engine does look impressive but UT3 was a total letdown to me. I think Unreal Tournament has felt its old age and they need to move on to something else.
Edited by Stealth Pyros - 4/11/11 at 8:11am
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DRM also stops people from buying your stuff, Ubisoft. And to be fair, you're not ones to be talking about stagnation. Assassins Creed? Milked. FarCry2? Milked.

Ubisoft, THQ and Activision all need to shut the [expletive] up and let the men do the deciding.
    
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While Ubisoft as a company are an arse, they are right in their statement.
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Frostbite 2CryEngine 3 + Unreal Engine = A happy tomorrow.
Fixed that for ya!
    
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Fixed that for ya!
DICE is not going to license FB2...
 
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UBI is right, but i still wont be buying their next gen products. Assassans creed 44: modern warfare. You are a government Assassan chosen to stop a nuclear warhead from going off. or ghost recon 55: Futurerest warfare, you are a super solder chosen to a stop a nuclear warhead from going off.
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Sims, seriously? How bad was the difference?
Compared to PC massive, difference. It looked cartoony and dead, nothing moving besides players. I don't know what blops is like on PC but I think the consoles are beyond hiding their age.
I had PS3 and PC just cause 2 running on my console and computer at the same time and the differences were minimal aside from the draw distance and water but I was expecting alot more from blops on PS3.

Now don't think my fiancée is an air head shes got a GTX 460 in her PC but her first gut reaction was to compare Blops on pS3 to sims 3 and that is just terrible for blops which is supposed to be an amazing game for console.
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When I think creativity, the last company that comes to mind is Ubisoft. There's plenty of creativity coming out for the consoles still, and I don't see a reason for new ones, the current generations still have lots of room to grow (Kinect/Move just came out for example).
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I can understand where they are coming from, at the end of a consoles life, you don't want to develop for it because you want sales and if the console gets changed, you won't want to buy last gen games, regardless of how new they are.

My PS3 has YLOD for the 3rd time now, I've been reviving it over and over again (heatgun + flux) but I'm due for a PS4, i just don't want to buy a PS3 and have the PS4 come out a year or so later.

Ubi should invest more in PC gaming though, it is very adaptive and the ability to change hardware means a game will continue selling even if a new graphics card comes out.
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