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Originally Posted by ArmageddonAsh View Post
Im sorry but why use a keyboard and mouse to play a console game? if you want to use a keyboard and mouse - buy the PC version
The answer is obvious: to be able to have a higher level of precision in your aiming in movement w/o having to spend $1000/$1500 initially for building/buying a gaming PC and then an additional $300-$600 every 2-3 yrs on GPU/CPU upgrades.

I know that some of the guys on here hate consoles but consoles will ALWAYS be the best bang for the buck and some people have higher priorities in life than gaming.
    
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How does my comment make me a fanboy? You can go and ask around why a lot of PC gamers don't game on consoles. They'll tell you it's the fact that, it's the lack of k/m support.
???

I didn't call anyone here a fanboy. I wasn't even responding to your post. I was simply stating that some people are dedicated to a specific brand of console (Microsoft/Sony/Nintendo) and they refuse to game on anything that does not have that brand recognition.
    
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Not really. I wish there was support for both k/m and controller on the console. I also, don't see how that would "kill the platform". It will just simply enhance it by catering for both crowds.



How does my comment make me a fanboy? You can go and ask around why a lot of PC gamers don't game on consoles. They'll tell you it's the fact that, it's the lack of k/m support.
i think the only reason it would kill consoles is because the consolers would get chapped when they keep getting killed by people with kb/m (which happens to me when i play on pc because of the lack of aim assit lol)
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Portal 2 PS3: No mouse/keyboard support, that's exactly how it suppose to be... If you want to play keyboard/mouse but a 600$ gaming pc, then you can *buy games with alot of discount* or even on steam and by the time you spend 200$ over 2 years to upgrade the gpu, you will have a whole library of games, way more than if you would have paid 60$ each on ps3.. (Dont mind, it's just my 2 cent)
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Originally Posted by Zackcy View Post
Which would then render the mouse & K/b on consoles useless. Back to square one .
I wasn't advocating that idea.
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Originally Posted by lordikon View Post
But if you buy PS3 or PC version you get both versions, so just hop on your PC if you want keyboard and mouse support, as it was intended.
Wait, you get BOTH versions together?
   
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post #28 of 40
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Originally Posted by ArmageddonAsh View Post
Im sorry but why use a keyboard and mouse to play a console game? if you want to use a keyboard and mouse - buy the PC version
They already own the PC version.

It's not in there because it is extra money/time testing something that is taking away one of the big draws of PC gaming. Valve is trying to convince PS3 owners to try out PC gaming, why would they take away one of its biggest pluses?
    
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Too bad. Would have been nice to be able to play portal 2 properly when not at home, since the ps3 is easier to carry around.
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post #30 of 40
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Originally Posted by FuNkDrSpOt View Post
The answer is obvious: to be able to have a higher level of precision in your aiming in movement w/o having to spend $1000/$1500 initially for building/buying a gaming PC and then an additional $300-$600 every 2-3 yrs on GPU/CPU upgrades.

I know that some of the guys on here hate consoles but consoles will ALWAYS be the best bang for the buck and some people have higher priorities in life than gaming.
Best post in this entire thread.

Consoles are great. I game on them. i also game on my PC. There's nothing wrong with either, both have their purposes and games that they both utilize better than the other.
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