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Submitted by Hitman0769 791d ago | opinion piece

PlayStation 4 Release May Pressure MS to Release Xbox 720 Prematurely

With the upcoming next generation console wars seemingly already brewing up, Joseph DiGrado of RealGamerNewz takes a moment to analyze the potential moves each company is making and what they mean going forward. (Industry, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

Moonman  +   791d ago
Sony is on top of their game! *grins in delight*
platformmaster918  +   791d ago
Playstation has patiently waited, but not we are ready to reclaim our top spot
Hydrolex  +   791d ago
Sony will always be the Ferrari in the Console business !

doesn't mean Mercedes ( Microsoft ) or Kia ( Nintendo ) suck... LOOOL
PeaSFor  +   790d ago
Triple Facepalm!
Dms2012  +   790d ago
We? Do you realize how crazy your comment makes you look?
platformmaster918  +   790d ago
*now

Also guys I was kinda joking, but seriously Sony looks to be ready for a return to leadership this gen. They made 3 big errors that would mean death for any other manufacturer last gen that they won't be repeating.
wastedcells   790d ago | Trolling | show
007Bond  +   790d ago
On top of their game? LOL good one
Mounce  +   790d ago
Isn't this what Sony did with PS3 though? I swear that's what had happened.... which was what resulted in 360 being prematurely released and the OBVIOUS hardware faultiness because Microsoft was pressured to release faster....RROD Anyone?.... It was because Microsoft felt pressured and bought it this current generation, and they paid the price of it with the worst god damn hardware flaws in gaming history with the highest failure rate.
sarshelyam  +   790d ago
Yeah, but you're talking about a year release head-start. No matter how early Microsoft wants to release, it's nothing considering the PS4 is launching this holiday. No way in hell Microsoft is anywhere near ready to combat that by much...if any.
Mounce  +   790d ago
If they can fuck even after that much time, then am sure they'll fuck something up within the 8-9 months they now have left, lol.

I'd rather wait and see on Microsofts end at their launch after 1-3 months to see for one, how fast it'll get hacked and secondly, how long before a new form of 'RROD' comes about for their new console. Then I shall find a group of like-minded people to laugh with!
PoSTedUP  +   790d ago
sony needs to play their cards right this time around, maybe They are forcing themselves onto the market forcing MS onto the market... lol
StrongMan   791d ago | Trolling | show | Replies(1)
DarkBlood  +   791d ago
hope not, wouldnt want to wait too long after i get the ps4 first otherwise steambox will be my next big purchase next while i wait for this hypo 720 problem to resolve itself
Always make the first move. If you make the first move then you set the flow of combat. You should always be acting and never reacting. Says Batman anyway..... and no one argues with Batman.
NegativeCreep427  +   791d ago
Chuck Norris can argue with Mr. B
But Chuck doesnt have his own credit card.

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KwietStorm  +   790d ago
Batman would beat the hype out of Chuck Norris. Right after Bruce Lee.
INehalemEXI  +   791d ago
Premature Durangolation
NegativeCreep427  +   791d ago
LOL!
Hey man, if the Durango comes, it's never early; its RIIIGHT ON TIIIIIME!

Props to Dave Chappelle.
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INehalemEXI  +   791d ago
lol !
MasterCornholio  +   790d ago
Well if its going to be a retard you can always have an xbortion

LOL i kid
akaFullMetal  +   791d ago
What a useless article.
C-Thunder  +   791d ago
Could be. But I'm guessing MS was planning to release this year. They may have been suprised that the PS4 is releasing this year. I doubt they planned to go head to head with Sony. I wouldn't want to, especially not if they come with a similar price point.
SDF Repellent  +   790d ago
You can't be serious, this is the first year since the introduction of the the X360 that Microsoft didn't have any game set to be released at the end of the year, same as Sony. Of course the X720 is going to be released this year with a set of launch lineup ready to be unleashed at E3. Microsoft has spy everywhere and know exactly what Nintendo and Sony are up to, just ask the hacker that was caught by the FBI.
C-Thunder  +   790d ago
Wait, I'm a little confused here. Was it the "could be" that I can't be serious about? I'm just saying its possible, not likely. I do think the PS4 release this year could have been unexpected, only because Xbox has been out a year longer and PS3 still has big releases this year. Given the option, I think MS would have preferred to launch alone.

I don't think they have spy's everywhere. I'm sure they seek out as much information as they can, but you make it sound like they're running their own MI6 or something, with people on the MS payroll working for Sony and Nintendo.
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VoiceMale  +   791d ago
again another article saying MS is in trouble.........huh?y is that? there is nothing solid to go by in terms of what MS is doing and all u keep hearing is how much of a bad position xbox is based on opinion with no facts at all...
Axe99  +   790d ago
Totally agree - I personally thought the PS4 reveal was exceptional (I've been gaming a long time, and in the context of console reveals, we saw more of almost everything than in any previous reveal to-date).

But.....we know almost nothing about MS' plans, let alone how they're feeling. Prior to Sony's reveal, most people had money on MS launching first, so they're probably some ways along. At least it was correctly titled as an opinion piece, but it's pretty speculative.
TheOneEyedHound  +   791d ago
I don't if they are going to rush it! Ask Patcher, he knows.
JoeReno  +   790d ago
Patcher??? Really Patcher??! I didnt a "/s" so i assume you are serious.
TheOneEyedHound  +   790d ago
Of-course it was sarcasm.
IWentBrokeForGaming  +   791d ago
What shape power button will become red from this rush now?
MysticStrummer  +   790d ago
Blue Box of Bummer
EbeneezerGoode  +   790d ago
And we all know how perfect MS's consoles are when they 'rush release them'.

If it ever became true then expect RROD for the first 4 years! :P
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inFAMOUS_KRATOS  +   790d ago
do it microsoft, i dare you ahahahahahha

PLAY BEYOND®4
ooquis  +   790d ago
RROD720
MarcT   790d ago | Spam
isyourhouseonfire  +   790d ago
What a joke article. Sony is stumbling right now. They released a frickin SPEC SHEET and called it a console. Trust me, MS is not feeling any pressure.
PoSTedUP  +   790d ago
first come first serve. MS knows that. sony could be making MS sweat right about now.
lema008  +   790d ago
I like how MS is holding there cards close to there chest and waiting for the right time. Sony not showing there console, just a controller, raise a few eyebrows with a lot of people.

I wonder if Sony is taking a page out of Sun Tzu "Art of War" with "Your move first MS" Classic!

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