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Old July 27, 2010, 11:20 PM
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I was a die hard pc gamer from the original C&C dos release up until about 2008. I picked up a PS3 and enjoyed the laid back style. I even learned to enjoy FPS games on the console for the main reason that I liked the fact that it made guns harder to aim, there was actually a pretty solid advantage in using a sniper rifle in most games since it gave much more precise aim with the analog stick compared to aiming an assault rifle with it. I have recently gotten back into PC gaming again but I now enjoy both. Nothing beats dedicated servers, mods, free map add ons and the controler choices you get on pc. Rts games are about 1000 times better on a PC.

Some games are better on console and some are better on PC. Thats why I have both. I'd buy a PS3 just to play Uncharted 2 if I hadn't played it yet. Best looking game I've seen so far combined with a really nice home theater set up makes for a pretty awesome experience relaxing on the couch. Deamon souls is another great PS3 game. Another plus is having 4 friends over drinking beers and playing a game of bomberman or rag doll kung fu or one of the other 4 player games I have.
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Old July 27, 2010, 11:38 PM
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I am a graphics junkie too, and have been a PC gamer for about 2 years also, but I recently got a PS3 so I could play with friends, and on a big screen. I have to say that from playing a lot of GTA4 on the PC, to playing it on the PS3, the PS3 GTA4 graphics are terrible. Seriously, just terrible compared to the PC's. Red Dead Redemption is probably one of the only console games I have that could compare to a high end PC game's graphics.
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Old July 28, 2010, 12:01 AM
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I am a graphics junkie too, and have been a PC gamer for about 2 years also, but I recently got a PS3 so I could play with friends, and on a big screen. I have to say that from playing a lot of GTA4 on the PC, to playing it on the PS3, the PS3 GTA4 graphics are terrible. Seriously, just terrible compared to the PC's.
LoL my buddy would argue all freaking day that the ps3 was 100x's better at graphics than any pc could ever be.

1 day i had him at my house and i slapped on GTA4 and his jaw pretty much hit the floor and about a week later he bought him self a nice comp
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Old July 28, 2010, 12:16 AM
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LoL my buddy would argue all freaking day that the ps3 was 100x's better at graphics than any pc could ever be.

1 day i had him at my house and i slapped on GTA4 and his jaw pretty much hit the floor and about a week later he bought him self a nice comp
GTA IV has crappy graphics and game play.
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Old July 28, 2010, 12:31 AM
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GTA IV has crappy graphics and game play.
Yes i agress but its alot better looking on a pc than on a console
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Old July 28, 2010, 12:33 AM
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GTA IV has crappy graphics and game play.
Naw, the graphics are beast. Sure it was coded poorly, and is known to be quite glitchy, but the graphics are really nice.
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Old July 28, 2010, 08:11 AM
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PS3..... eeeeeeeew.

. I wouldn't really compare the consoles to any specific video card, but I would say that they are comparable to newer games set on medium-low graphics settings.

I honestly see slightly better, but reasonably close graphics with my 8800GTX OC than on the PS3 or 360.
I don't own a PS3 but i had to say something about that statement. Have you seen Uncharted 2? Graphics on PS3 may be way stronger than you may think.
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Old July 28, 2010, 08:22 AM
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Name another game that has online play that is enjoyable and fun as Little Big Planet? And this the sequel is out.
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Name another game that has online play that is enjoyable and fun as Little Big Planet? And this the sequel is out.
I second that LBP is tons of fun. I can;t wait for the squeal oh and Gran Turismo 5
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Old July 28, 2010, 01:43 PM
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I have a PS3 and I use it for 2 things. 1) a media server 2) To play sports games because they suck on PC

I must say I also prefer GTA on PS3
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