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fluffydelusions  +   347d ago | Well said
Can't wait for KZ
NegativeCreep427  +   347d ago | Funny
*notices disagrees*

Well no fluffydelusions, you're wrong. Apparently you CAN wait.

Edit: *Notices my disagrees*

...or maaaaybe you can't wait...ummmmm yeah this is getting a little confusing. /s
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ABizzel1  +   347d ago
I didn't disagree, but he can wait.....just under 4 more days before "Greatness Arrives" ;D
rela82me  +   347d ago
Xbox One doesn't come out until November 22nd sir...

lol jk, had to be said.
Maxor  +   347d ago
He's waiting now isn't he?
MidnytRain  +   347d ago
The disagrees are no more stupid than bubbling up "Can't wait" as a "Well Said" comment.
SilentNegotiator  +   347d ago
When people disagree with a comment like that, it's because they themselves don't agree with the sentiment. And that's okay; just breathe and let it go that a small, small minority don't feel the same way.
rainslacker  +   347d ago
He actually doesn't have to wait. He can go buy the game now.:)

Assuming he lives in NA of course.
ICANPLAYGAMES2  +   347d ago
Well played, I had to vote to bubble you up for that, huzzah!

edit: how did a little light-hearted sarcasm turn serious? This is too much, :D
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OlgerO  +   347d ago
This is my comment of the day!
abzdine  +   347d ago
killzone awaits!
Greatness Shadow Fall
ChrisW  +   347d ago
3 Minutes? What?!? That's not enough time to go make a sandwich!

But plenty of time to grab a beer!!!
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Denethor_II  +   346d ago
I agree to disagree.
clouds5  +   346d ago
What's so great about that KZ shooter? We've seen 1st person shooters like this 100 times before. I don't get it :D
I guess people have to be hyped for it because there is basically no other game?
Boody-Bandit  +   346d ago
Rainslacker
"He actually doesn't have to wait. He can go buy the game now.:)"

Thx for the reminder. Target has KZ and a few other titles being released today in the states with the 3 for 2 deal. I have to stop on my way home and pick them up.

Since we are debating what can't wait vs actually is waiting means. I will simply say the days are crawling by while awaiting greatness. Just 2 MORE DAYS TO GO and then it's off to Best Buys midnight launch!
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CBaoth  +   346d ago
@ brutal or anyone else going to Target

Dopey associates there mislabeled Knack for $39.99. So I bought it separately this morning and grabbed another game in the b2g1 free deal. I'd call your local Target and check to see if they corrected the price yet. Might be worth a trip on someone's lunchbreak to save an extra $20
Boody-Bandit  +   346d ago
CBaoth

Thx for the heads up. I will check Knacks price. I'm headed to Target right now while on break.
ABizzel1  +   346d ago
@rela82me

I said Greatness not mediocrity...

:D
whome  +   346d ago
killzone is actually better then call of duty.
rainslacker  +   346d ago
@Brutal

I got KZ last week when it became available. Gonna pick up Knack tomorrow from GS unless Target has it for $39.99 like someone above reported, in which case I'll get my deposit back. Amazon has shipped my collector's edition of AC4.

I took advantage of the Amazon B2G1 promotion to get NFS:Rivals, Lego:MSH, and NBA2K.

Might head to target Friday morning before work to see if they have 3 more games I want to pick up. Gotta love getting an much bigger than expected bonus the week of a console launch.:)

Unfortunately I don't know if there are three more games that I want to get right now. Maybe Madden and Injustice, but can't think of a third...stupid Watch Dogs delay.:(
TIER1xWOLFPACKx  +   347d ago
i dont understand why you got disagrees with that comment. its like they are jealous that they wont be getting it on a certain console
Septic  +   347d ago
Lol are you guys new to this site? Trust me, the ratio if disagrees to agrees can be much worse depending on what 'side' you are on. #truthfacts
MizTv  +   347d ago
Oh yeah!!!!
I can't wait for this game to blow me......away
christrules0041  +   347d ago
Alot of my friends play COD. I'm pretty sure they are pissed at me that on the midnight launch the first game I'm going to play is Killzone Shadowfall. They even went as low to say "I was told Killzone is alright" and when I told her that Planetside 2 in early 2014 is releasing she said that I should wait a month until it's half off. LMFAO. About tomclear my friends list out because they can't except I play higher quality games then COD.
MizTv  +   347d ago
Less the wait the better
christrules0041  +   347d ago
How the heck does this get a disagree?
AbortMission  +   347d ago
Xbot: "Wait, you're going to enjoy a game that's not on MY preferred console?" *dislike* Lol
IRON883  +   347d ago
That's awesome I'm so damn happy we can play the game while the update loads up:) 3 more days!!!!!!
The_Villager  +   347d ago
"The technology behind the PlayStation 4 has allowed Guerilla Games to vastly reduce load times in Killzone: Shadow Fall, according to managing director Hermen Hulst."

If the technology is so great then why can't the PS4 read discs instead of having mandatory game installs? That 500 GB hard drives is no better than the Wii U's 32 GB if we get all these game installs (Killzone: Shadowfall, 45 GB required. Knack, 37 GB required).

So there's next to no advantage getting physical based games as compared to digital versions, and vice-versa.
isa_scout  +   347d ago
Unless you have a ultra fast internet connection there is still a clear advantage as you don't have to wait(in my case about 3 days) to download a 45GB game before you can start playing. I actually like the fact that the game is read from the hard drive. It'll make games perform better and be hella lot more smooth, and this is something both Sony and MS are implementing. Thats a big reason why there are no load times.
I do agree though about the hard drive size. Would've been awesome if the PS4 came with a 1TB hard drive.
Looks like I'll be upgrading my hard drive a little sooner than I anticipated.
Hicken  +   347d ago
Oh, there are advantages. A physical game has its advantages, such as not taking up as much HDD space(generally speaking), being more easily transferrable(buying, selling, trading, loaning), and there's always the whole collectible factor.

Digital games are more efficient(I highly doubt even the new Blu Ray drive is running upwards of 7200 RPM) and less space-consuming, among other things.

Besides, I seem to recall that games can read off both the disc and the HDD at the same time. Don't quote me on that, though.
Maxor  +   347d ago
I hope Sony add external HD support because laptop drives in the 2TB range are both slow and expensive.
solidsheep  +   347d ago
Wow gamers can be such divas. How about just delete a game your going to have room for around 13 games. Is it really that hard to delete one?
christrules0041  +   347d ago
Actually it does have advantages playing it off of the hard drive. Once the game is installed onto the hard drive the blu ray reader only needs to spin the disc up to read the key. Then it doesn't have to spin the disc anymore so it actually runs quieter off of the hard drive. The blu ray reader gets less wear and tear since it only needs to install the game and of coarse get the key. Since all of the data is on the hard drive the loading screen is dramatically improved and not to mention you don't need a whole crap load of loading screens. Playing games off of the current gen discs worked well but with games being so much more data on next gen reading all that data from the disc to render a scene would cause an absolute ton of wear and tear on the blu ray drive.

Once Killzone Shadowfall is installed on the hard drive it takes 15 seconds from when you put in the disc till until you can play your character. Unlike the what 2 minute The Last of Us boot up time on the PS3.
SniperControl  +   347d ago
All data on the disc is cached onto the HDD during game play, once you have finished your gaming session, the cached data will be deleted, ready for the next game.
tontontam0  +   347d ago
You have no choice but to wait.
haha
showtimefolks  +   347d ago
KZ:SF the only FPS truly built for next gen from ground up

The story trailer was really interesting. Been a long time fan of KZ and I really hope this is the best one in the series
Zefros  +   347d ago
agreed, just startet playing kz2 again, will finish it and kz3 to prepare for kz: shadow falls. But one thing that really struck me, killzone 2 looks so damn good, i would even say it is still the best looking game alonside last of us and uncharted. it's so smooth and crisp looking, i was a bit shocked after seeing it again after such a long time!
showtimefolks  +   347d ago
Zefros

i spend months with KZ online, to be honest never finished the story. Was on last few missions and it got really hard

it had great graphics
a story that makes sense and long 10 plus hours
Challenging AI
and those same graphics in online matches
warzone one of the best online modes

KZ3 was really good and got a lot of unwanted hate

The argument is always halo is better but why can't we enjoy both?

oh and i agree best looking game on PS3 period even better than UC or last of us. The first time you play KZ2 the early cut scene that shows you the whole war damn just gorgeous
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dmitrijs88  +   347d ago
1 day left!
I_AM_ CANADIAN_1989  +   346d ago
Pop a 1000gb Samsung ssd in there and watch it turn into less than a minute. My pc starts in 20 seconds with a 512gb Samsung 840 pro :).
ajkula  +   346d ago
how much did you buy it??
Mrgolden79  +   346d ago
Wait he says... Do I look like a waiter?
HardcoreGamer  +   346d ago
we really shouldnt be saying greatness, we are making it something too high.
RyanShutup  +   347d ago
I have this game sitting right next to me... 3 more dayssssss!!!
Gore-Content  +   347d ago
Gotta wait for another two weeks... F* my life :(
RyanShutup  +   347d ago
Don't worry bro.. I'll save you a spot in the lobby! :D

edit: Looking at the disagrees above it's clear there's some salty xbox fans in here, it's not too late guys:P
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Campy da Camper  +   347d ago
Are you in Europe? Think of it as gaming karma for you guys getting sweet plus deals all the time lol.
Gore-Content  +   347d ago
@Campy Yeah, I'm in Europe.
OsirisBlack  +   347d ago
You and me both bud, I'm going to pick up my copies of AC4 and BF4 tomorrow. Don't judge me....
Transporter47  +   347d ago
Dang 30 seconds then you start watching intro movie sweet : ), can't wait Greatness Arrives soon!!!!
MizTv  +   347d ago
I hope the intro movie sheds some light on the end of kz3
I want to know who that was at the end of the game!
Transporter47  +   347d ago
Yeah, they said it says what happens after the events of KZ3 :P
Mrgolden79  +   346d ago
Wow at the disagrees... Haters gonna hate
cpayne93  +   347d ago
It would definitely be nice if loading was reduced. My first experiences with gaming were on the n64, in those days you were playing the game withing seconds of flipping on the power.
SaffronCurse  +   347d ago
Technology was simpler back then and not as complex as it is today.
Superherox70  +   347d ago
No it's the fact that it loaded from a cartridge ps1 and Saturn had horrible load times. Simpler technology lol what are you 12?
HardcoreDaBoss  +   347d ago
cartridges loaded much faster. I always thought it would be cool if they just kept making them for games but having the storage like flash drives or sd cards. the read write speeds for them now are crazy compared to discs. I also noticed they freeze way less.
Sevir  +   347d ago
The thing is you have to print cartridges, and it it was simply way more expensive to do that with them.

I'm glad that with all this complexity theyve managed to eliminate the loading to a great degree.

30 seconds to press "X" and jump right into the game is fantastic...

Battlefield 4 takes 35 seconds from insert to game intro... So this is fantastic
I_AM_ CANADIAN_1989  +   346d ago
Did you even blow ? Did you even wiggle ? Are you even a 90's gamer ? . Half the time older well used cartridge games wouldn't even boot let alone fast cause you had to wiggle the cartridge around then blow on it for who knows how long lol not fun. Haha looking at a guy that had NES, Super Nintendo, psone slim, Xbox, ps3, xbox 360 and I'd say I'd prefer the so called slower but resilient and reliable Blu-ray Disc out of all the above listed options. And thanks for bringing back the horrible traumatizing cartridge flash backs lol
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cpayne93  +   346d ago
^Dunno about the nes but with my snes and n64 I never had to blow more than once. I still use my n64 actually, works just as well today as it did when I bought it.
Battlefieldlover  +   347d ago
@super. What is more simple? Disc drive or cartridge? Who's 12?
I_AM_ CANADIAN_1989  +   346d ago
Sony budgeted slower 5400rpm 2.5inch hdd's are limited so if you truly want to reduce those loading times upgrade to an ssd, haven't looked online but I think the 750gb and 1tb Samsung ssds are out or will be out. Having a Samsung 840 pro ssd while playing bioshock infinite it loads so fast I couldn't even finish reading the loading screen dialog and tips lol. Plus I load into multiplayer faster then anyone in battlefield 4. So if you got the spare cash it's definately worth it to make the ssd upgrade
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Phene  +   347d ago
Is this the first-time run thru or everytime?

And I'm not complaining but 3 minutes is long lol ...but if it's only once that ain't bad at all
WeAreLegion  +   347d ago
Just the first time.
Guwapo77  +   347d ago
You will not have to watch the 1½ minute intro each time you play the game. The first time around you are getting the initial install and from there you cache the game to the HDD/SSD so there will be no more "load" times.
2 minutes and 44 seconds!!???

Wow sony can I have time to take a quick leak first? sheesh.
Bigpappy  +   347d ago
That is a great feature for these large high res games.
TomahawkX  +   347d ago
They also removed all those annoying company logos at the beginning, the game loads directly into the menu no crap at the beginning.
NateCole  +   347d ago
mabey it is just me but i love company logos. ND especially because epic comes after it.
Campy da Camper  +   347d ago
Mmm I disagree. Its like a good movie starts then this 5 minute James bond intro starts and takes forever lol. I'd rather go from black screen to gameplay as fast as possible.
christrules0041  +   347d ago
Guerilla had to go through an absolute load of legal crap so they don't need the health warnings at the beginning of there game though.
osamede1  +   347d ago
ps4 comes out right after 2 of my midterms..... wooooo!! can't wait for this sheet!. while people are out partying ill be in my apt room
Omegasyde  +   347d ago
The ps4 will always be there! Dont waste your time off, go to the parties.

Unless your scared of STDs and alcohol.... then game on!
Campy da Camper  +   347d ago
STDs and alcohol...Ahh youth.
Cuders  +   347d ago
Condoms do wonders for those SEXUAL moments if used correctly,
ELCUCO  +   347d ago
Can't somebody other than polygon make these articles??? I hate giving them my precious clicks.
cyclindk  +   347d ago
REMEMBER

IT's LESS than 30 seconds from disc to menu!!

Who counts cinematics...? That IS part of the game.

Last article I read on it said 27 seconds I believe from disc to main menu.
HardcoreDaBoss  +   347d ago
dammit sony you have ruined my life! wii u games load in less time. they really do guys. Its worth the wait though I guess. I love killzone so lets go.
T2  +   347d ago
Pacman does too , big deal
boeso  +   347d ago
Next gen folks…you can smell it its that close.

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Bathyj  +   347d ago
Not even time to make a sandwich. Preorder Cancelled.
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Campy da Camper  +   347d ago
In 72 hours I will be heading off to downtown GameStop to get my number and stand in line for...MY PS4! HELL YEA!!!!
Shellcase  +   347d ago
Nice
Ozmoses  +   347d ago
I am assuming you don't have to immediately start playing it right????

I was trying to just pop it in my system and let it install, while I'm outside smoking bags of pot.
purp13m0nk3y  +   347d ago
lols
Godmars290  +   347d ago
So what's the loading time for COD: Ghost for comparison?
purp13m0nk3y  +   347d ago
Judging by the quality of the rest of the game. I'd say a lot longer lol.

Seriously though, I've never really heard anyone mention loading times in reviews so they can't be woeful? Good question.
SynestheticRoar  +   347d ago
PS4 is here. Let ballers ball. Now tell your friends.
BABY-JEDI  +   347d ago
Best launch game. Cannot wait but have to.
:.(
GirlOnFire  +   346d ago
Pre Order Canceled!! I expected it to be 2 minutes and 59 seconds to load up. /s
Few More Days and Then We Start This Mutha Humpin Tea Party!! ^~^
Yoshida voice: Greatness Awaits!
HardcoreDaBoss  +   346d ago
serious question guys.. Does anyone know the read/write speeds of the PS4?
spandle  +   346d ago
How long does it take to install the game to the HD?
Maxor  +   346d ago
I have yet to see a single multiplayer discussion with any substance, for example how many max players will there be. Will it be 32 players like Killzone 2 or the crapstatic 24 players of KZ 3? I mean if KZ SF max multiplayer is 16 then achieving 1080p 60 FPS isn't as impressive. However if it's 32 or 64 players then yeah, reaching 1080p 60 FPS is a great demonstrating of the PS4 power.
TheOtherSide  +   346d ago
less than 3 minutes!!

when is it LESS THAN 30 SECONDS??

IF THE GAME IS IN A DISC SHOULD BE INSTANTANEOUS!!!
xJumpManx  +   346d ago
I just hop it used the triggers and not that stupid r1 and r2 aim and fire system.
tigertron  +   346d ago
The longest two weeks of my life. :(
Gardenia  +   346d ago
How long have we all waited for loading screens in total? Hours and hours for sure if you are gaming for years. It's gonna be weird to not stare at a loading screen getting ready to kick some ass
AlexFili  +   346d ago
One thing I love about Black Ops II on the Wii U is that I can set it to automatically start in Multiplayer mode, so it takes me about 20 seconds to go from the Wii U menu to Black Ops II's multiplayer menu. Pure bliss
linkenski  +   346d ago
I can already see this becoming the main feature with Next-gen. Shorter load times and god I have waited long for this.
Gamerita  +   346d ago
According to Hulst, from disc insertion to the 1.5 minute introductory movie to profile creation to getting into the game takes 2 minutes 44 seconds.

IMPRESSIVE

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