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Submitted by Theyellowflash30 401d ago | opinion piece

Pachter has lost his mind: RAM Equals Innovation, Xbox 720 wins Because of Skype & TV

Playeressence's Furious Francis discusses Michael Pachter's latest Wii U hate/blind, bias predictions. PS4's RAM will lead to innovations we have never seen before, PS3/Xbox 360 to be outsold by the PS4/Xbox 720, and the Xbox 720 has been declared the winner before the console has even been announced. (Michael Pachter, Microsoft, Nintendo, PS3, PS4, Sony, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

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Agent Smith  +   401d ago | Well said
"Pachter has lost his mind"
So, what's new?
Theyellowflash30  +   401d ago | Funny
Usually he's just wrong, now I think he's actually crazy.
LOGICWINS  +   401d ago
Either that, or he knows something big about the 720 that we don't.
reynod  +   401d ago
RAM = The New Cell lol
Nitrowolf2  +   401d ago
@Logic
lol, really Him know something?
http://www.youtube.com/watc...
black911  +   401d ago
Why the Freak Do we even listen to this guy? He's The Skip Bayless of The Gaming Community!!!!

http://blogs.miaminewtimes....
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amiga-man  +   400d ago
As has been said the opposite normally happens to what he says, so I'm quite relieved he didn't choose the PS.
NewMonday  +   400d ago
is the TV tuner the same idea as Torn, NASNE and PlayTV that Sony used outside the USA?

and Skype has many other services that do the same like Tango.

and some time back their was news Sony is setting up an MSO itself, so I still don't see an advantage for MS yet.
knowyourstuff  +   400d ago
He's not crazy, he's just out of touch boob and knows nothing about gaming, why people buy games, why people stay away from certain games/consoles. He's just a boob who doesn't game, and as a non-gamer he is personally more interested in non-gamer related things like skype and tv-tuning.

More RAM does mean a Developer can do more on screen, so with less limitations they will be able to do more. If you call it innovation then fine, that's one way of putting it. Another way might be "better AI, more complex things on screen and under the hood happening all at once to make a more real, visceral experience". It doesn't mean innovation is guaranteed, just more possible with less limitations.
Ritsujun  +   400d ago
The Joker IRL. =/
Irishguy95  +   401d ago
Pachter lost his mind....in 1997
kingmushroom  +   400d ago
fucking LMAO.
AngelicIceDiamond  +   401d ago
Pachter might know something that we don't about MS. He must of saw what MS was doing therefor getting all excited and and jumps the gun and claims the 720 a winner.

Not even Pachter is that dumb enough to make that stray prediction without having some sort evidence backing it.

Pachters not even a real gamer hes a tech enthusiast. Lets wait and see what MS announces before hasting such claims.

EDIT: So fanboys are claiming victory with the PS4 over MS unannounced console. And now Anylist are claiming victory with unannounced Xbox over the PS4?

https://www.google.com/url?...

What is gaming news coming to 0_O people.
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HammadTheBeast  +   400d ago
Actually Patcher is dumb enough. He said Wii would fail based on nothing at all. And in terms of sales, it did amazingly.
joab777  +   401d ago
It may be true. Xbox, imo, will choose a different path and they may sell more consoles or make more money but it doesnt matter. Why? The wii sold a gazillion consoles and was very successful but not many of us talk about it when talking about this gens greatest moments. This could happen if microsoft chooses to take the casual route. Both, according to him will be very successful but in different ways. The xbox may end up being the console evryone owns because its cheaper and does alot of entertainmemt stuff. But, the ps4 may be the place that all hardcore gamers go for the best games. Thats fine. I will buy a ps4 at launch and if microsoft can convince me its worth owning an xbox too, i will biy one. I just think that many ppl ultimately get both. Its just that the new xbox may become the new wii.
pandaboy  +   401d ago
are you guys serious here? this article is completely nonsensical. Pachter's predictions seem to be spot on and coincide with the information we have. There is a reason he has the job he does and you guys troll the internet desperate to degrade him.
Jacobster  +   401d ago
I understand what you are saying but Analysts from any industry do get things wrong more often than not especially when forecasting the future and especially predicting the overall sales of a new console cycle! I guess time will tell :)
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MEsoJD  +   400d ago
It's funny how people lose their shit over Pachter's opinions. He's not always right, but I appreciate his perspective.
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ritsuka666  +   400d ago
It's incredible how upset you are that a Pacther made a comment you don't agree with.
falcon79  +   400d ago
Considering 1GB of RAM is all they need for games NEXTGEN as that equates to 4GB for devs as it gets compressed so please tell me what game will use more than that on textures ??
jmac53  +   400d ago
It's more than just "textures". Pretty much all of the information will be funneled through the RAM include physics info and OS functions.
a_squirrel  +   400d ago
Try running your OS with 256MB SRAM and 256MB VRAM (Or just 512MB)

Windows 98 can. *laughs*
KwietStorm  +   400d ago
1GB equates to 4GB for devs. Lol yea you really just said that.
Gildarts  +   400d ago
Skype would be a pretty steady drive for Sales if its integrated right and advertised it right. Many people use Skype now, about half a billion. Microsoft can take SOME of that cake. But that will definitely not be what will make the 720 the "winner". If Microsoft doesn't focus on games this Gen all they would have is casual gamers. The PS4 right now sounds like it's the place to go for core gamers. But we won't know for sure until Microsoft shows what strategy they're going to use.
Jazz4108  +   400d ago
Cant we wait till both systems are fully disclosed before we speculate a winner. This is madness.
Anomander  +   400d ago
How dare you make sense on this forum ;)
showtimefolks  +   400d ago
patcher oh patcher you will never learn to keep your mouth shut, i bet you he just says stuff just to start a controversy
babadivad  +   400d ago
Who the fuck is Patcher. People post his articles all the damn time but who the fuck is he and why should we care???
chaos-lockheart  +   400d ago
Like I said before, I can take his job anytime. I can BS more.
CouldHaveYelledUiiW  +   401d ago
For Consoles Ram does = Innovation BUT
if that is the case then Nintendo takes the lead as innovators once again.
(Remember the one of the complaints about PS360 development...)

Yeah, I used to be more patient with Pachter but now I'm just getting the "I will make more $ by helping turn WiiU into a 3rd Party" Vibe from him.

You broke my heart Pachter... I trusted you... I trusted you...
Theyellowflash30  +   401d ago
I don't think RAM equals more innovation. I think more RAM equals better graphics/better media functions.

Innovation is done through gameplay, not RAM. It's the same reason why Chrono Trigger, an almost 20 year old game is far more innovative than Final Fantasy 13
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CouldHaveYelledUiiW  +   401d ago
"Innovation" has a wide swath of meanings.

You are taking a particular definition.
You are talking about Gameplay (Like Z-Target Lock) and I am talking about System Architecture (Like Cartridges to Disc format).

Innovation is just a beneficial change (or just a change).

But in terms of Gameplay and System Power:

1) Miyamoto said last week that somethings in the new Pikman could only be done through more processing power.

2)He also said the same thing about Super Mario Galaxy, whose ideas were originally tested on the Gamecube and later finalized on Wii because it was more powerful.

So, what I am saying is Power does not =Innovation
But it can hinder Innovation.

Majora's Mask could not be done on an Atari 2600
Halo could not be run on NES.
Golden Eye could never be run on SNES.

Wii can't handle WiiU games not because of graphics but because of concepts- Wii does not have the Power to stream to a 2nd screen.

But we all know great games were on all of the systems I mentioned.
And some of the games are better Gameplay-wise or just as good as the games that are around today.

Zelda 1 is one of my favorite Zelda's but so is Z: SS.
Old School Doom is still fun even though new FPS's are deeper.
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jmc8888  +   401d ago
RAM gives you the ability to load more things into memory from a disc or hard drive so it's ready to be processed.

It doesn't affect power, it's just the ram CAN BE a bottleneck.

Thus if you reduce the bottleneck, then you will see performance increases because the data will be there when the processor/gpu is ready for it. If the processor is waiting, then it slows things down.

Right now on the PS3/360 what you have is that games are quite far beyond that old hardware so to make the games work on the PS3/360 they had to use tricks to get it to load the bigger worlds, but all of this had a price by reducing what it could do elsewhere.

So no, you don't have increases with RAM, with the new console you simply won't have the bottleneck because you won't have to rely on those tricks because the amount of RAM will be sufficient. That's not increase, it's simply removing the slow down from the system.

It's like saying if you are driving you push the gas pedal to go, but with the 360/PS3 if they were a car, you were at the same time hitting the gas and brake at the same time. So is it correct that you have a more powerful car by simply taking your foot off the brake when you hit the gas? NOPE.

But your care will go faster than it would have otherwise.

Simply because you removed what was holding it back.

Basically with the PS4, 8GB's of GDDR5 means that in its lifetime it will have enough memory to not have to worry about resorting to such tricks. If anything it's a bit of a waste seeing that the power of it won't really be able to utilize more than 3 GB's or so of it for gaming in it's fullest extent. Now the reason for this is because it will be a 1080p gaming system, thus those size textures don't utilize 8gb's.

Most of the power of the system will be used to run things that aren't a big user of RAM, but ARE a big user of the power inside the system. Thus what I am saying is the DX11 type effects will tax the systems power whereas the 1080p textures will use up more overall ram than these but use less of it's power. So 8 GB's is a little bit of overkill, but it's an amount that is pretty much justified. It is the right amount. It's just too bad the GPU/CPU combo is a little lacking. Still good, but a little lacking. But overall 8gb's is more appropriate for the size of 1600p or even 4k (3840x2160) gaming. But the system will only be a 1080p gaming machine.

Of course probably 2gb's will be reserved for the OS so you'll have 6gb's or so used for the actual gaming, while the GPU will only be able to push about 3 GB's of it. The remaining is just there for any wasteful process that is invented between now and it's end of life so it's there just in case.

A good example is the GTX 670. They have two varieties. They have a 2gb version and a 4gb version. There is NO difference between the two at 1080p gaming. Even at higher resolutions there is negligible difference.

So really to properly utilize 8gb's of GDDR5 you would literally need a game utilizing the full power of 3-4 PS4's if they were somehow linked and capable of pooling the power together. Then be displaying it to a 4ktv, with monster textures.
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Ju  +   400d ago
I agree with everything you said but the assessment that the 8GB won't be used. This machine has 8GB guaranteed. Believe me, designers will find a way to fill it up and it has nothing to do that it will "only" output 1080p. You are simply not limited to use the same textures over and over again, you are not limited to duplicate geometry over and over again. Worlds can be bigger; sections of the world unique. Set pieces designed differently for various areas. And, well, I'm telling you PCs will hold the consoles back. You'd need VRAM to store all those data; the fastest GPU can't swap those in and out in time to support more than you have VRAM available. 3GB and 6GB cards are coming, but it doesn't help that the majority of cards are sold with 1 or 2GB. And well, of course, with 8GB you can push texture resolution. No more blurry textures on close ups, etc. 4K resolutions isn't the only reason why this makes sense. Well, KZ SF ran probably on 1.5GB, but it only was one level. You could actually load the whole game in one piece and never see a loading screen or a reload.
falcon79  +   399d ago
You guys are all thick the wiiu has 4GB on devkits thats official only speculation got us to 2GB ?

ps4 has 8GB on devkits,neogaf,kotaka ect all said the amounts were devkits,so either way wiiu has 4GB and ps4 has 8GB thats the truth with RAM,Nintendo havn't said it has 2GB in retail sites and fanboys stated this.

So if wiiu has half on retail so does ps4 ?

wiiu can technically offer 1.5GB for games and let me just say with S3TC u can compress textures by 4x the amount ect this makes u fit alot more in,vram is used for video so your main RAM isnt needed for this,its mainly just texture compression but it allows for more RAM than the original amount.

Wiiu has IBM 32MB eDRAM on the MCM and there is said to be more ?

Everyone look at the comments from Michel Ancel and TTgames ect they basically say because of memory and the gpu we can do alot more ?? Ancel said its very powerful and has zero memory or texture resolution limitations wiiu texture res is 8096x8096 look it up,its when Ancel said movie quality textures on wiiu are possible,Moonlith soft said zero cpu limitations on X.
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Viper7  +   401d ago
Let's say..

Ram equals more moving space when developing games. That would probably get closest to the truth. With it you can for example store more stuff to the background (mostly content like 3D-models, textures and audio).

Many of the games stream the content from HDD or disc which is a bit slow as you still need to have it on RAM if you want to use it.
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KwietStorm  +   400d ago
RAM will never mean innovation. It cannot. It is an essential part for any computer to operate. Increasing the amount does not equal innovation. Not even using a "Non standard" type equals innovation. The way it is used or implemented is a different story, and that comes down to the people, the developers, the architects.
CouldHaveYelledUiiW  +   400d ago
1st Read my 2nd post on this thread- it clarifies and then read this:
Yes but we are not talking about Computers-

We are talking about Consoles adopting a Computer mainstay.

PS3 an 360 did not have a significant amount of Ram- now they are using Gigs.

That is a NEW TREND an Innovation.

It does not matter if you're impressed by it- it's still something "New" and it is beneficial so it qualifies as an Innovation.
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Qrphe  +   401d ago
Power has always allowed for innovation every generation and it always will.
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Theyellowflash30  +   401d ago
Except for the PS3 and Xbox 360. This generation brought a bunch of cover based and first person shooters. Hardly innovative in my opinion.
Godmars290  +   401d ago
Because PC was the measured standard this gen whereas before devs had to focus on the hardware they worked with.

Therefor, power does not allow or equal innovation.
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Max-Zorin  +   401d ago
His mind been lost.
3GenGames  +   401d ago
You possibly should join him in looking for it, as yours seems to have disappeared too. Or you just don't know proper English.
Max-Zorin  +   401d ago
This is the internet. To hell with proper English.
SolidDuck  +   401d ago
Does anyone actually listen to patcher? He has been full of bs for along time. Sometimes I read it just to laugh.
cchum  +   400d ago
He's always been a fucking idiot. People are just now figuring this out?
cyhm3112  +   401d ago
how can one lose one doesn't have in the first place?
EffectO  +   401d ago
I see that Sony defense force has been activated.

Pachter said this,

MS wins,Nintendo software still king,Sony thrives,PC makes a comeback

Nothing negative here for either of them.
theWB27  +   401d ago
I think gamers will win next gen...as we have most every gen before. That is a fact..mostly.
Ah Patcher, your rants are always worth a cheap giggle or two. And for that we thank you.
DigitalSmoke  +   401d ago
=THIS IS THE PROBLEM=

lately, all this talk about sales, as if that justifies lack in games and exclusives for years...
Have ppl been so brainwashed that they are happy to see a console just SELL more?
I don't wanto see a console witch does all types of shit BUT! suply me with the most awesome gameing experiences to WIN! over consoles that do give their fanbase hardcore titles.
I don't believe Xbox fans want this to happen ether.

=THE RAM DOES GIVE=
room for developers to express themselfs in bigger and better ways, so this does mean innovation in terms of writing bigger and better software.

Pachter is still a nob in my book though.
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jester1122  +   401d ago
I mean this guy is so out of touch with reality. Gamers don't care about skype and tv apps guess what you get all those things on other consoles and computers as well. Sony will do video chat it won't be called skype since ms owns it, but will work the same way. He says skype in your living is great feature guess what laptop and phones already do this. Nobody is like man I can't wait to get the new 400 dollar xbox so I can skype lol. Psp had skpye also no one cared. All we care about is games bottom line that's why I buy a console. Really there is like three people out there that are like man halo 5 is cool, but damn bro you hear about skype being on xbox it's gonna so sick hahhaha...GTFO this guy gets paid to talk out of his ass...
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Ju  +   400d ago
Well, Skype on the console would actually be awesome because you can talk with people on the phone/computer not only on your console of choice. But it's no make or break feature.

Actually I'd be curios if Sony would walk up there and would want Skype for PS4 if they'd say no. I'm curious what the criteria is to get it. Non-competitive? Probably, huh (Vita has it, so, is it?).
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Gildarts  +   400d ago
Am I the only one who thinks it's cool that you will be able to receive Skype calls while playing? Of course with the option to turn it off.
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DiRtY  +   401d ago
I think Skype and TV services are actually quite a big selling point for many many users. And let's be honest 99.5% of the games will be multiplat anyway.

And all this "strictly focused on games" is stupid IMO. I would be pissed of my next xbox wasn't a multimedia hub for the living room. That is actually something positive, yet people spin this in something negative. And if the rumored specs are true, the next Xbox can EASILY play games like Killzone 4 as well.

And with all the developers MS hired for their new studios (from Crytek, irrational games, Sega, Naughty Dog) it is a safe to say MS will have their fair part of exclusives as well.
jester1122  +   401d ago
See I told you I found one out of the three people who care ..You probably like facebook and twitter also.What you don't understand is MS has three first party studios and rare does kinect games so the resources they put into kinect and skype will be taken away from getting new ip or new exclusives. Also look at sony they have over 15 first party studio why do you think there are some many exclusives on playstation.I would much rather MS put money behind getting new studios and IP then kinect and skype. most of the tv apps are like netflix and comcast you have to have the service already to use them. Which I would say besides netflix most people don't have. Also netflix is streamed more on ps3 according to netflix because you have to have gold to use any apps...I think most of us would rather have money invest into better things like new IP... As far as you being pissed your xbox is already a muti media hud what more does it need really, they just want to start there own tv service to make more money. Buy a roku box if you care more about media hubs...
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DiRtY  +   400d ago
MS has more first party studios than Sony. And Rare made 1 (ONE!) Kinect game. Please get your facts straight. -.-

First party MS

- Lionhead
- Rare
- 343 industries
- Twisted Pixel
- Turn10
- Black Tusk Studios
- MS Victoria
- MS Redmond
- MS Soho
- Big Park
- Lift London
- MS LA
- Press Play
- Playful Learning
- Microsoft Studios Mobile Gaming
- Good Science Studio
- Xbox Live Productions
- etc.

Here is what happened in the past years:

2010

Microsoft Studios formed a Mobile Gaming studio focused on developing gaming and entertainment multimedia for Windows Phone.

Microsoft Studios expands Rare Ltd. to a second additional 90+ person in Digbeth, Birmingham to produce further titles

Microsoft Studios forms new internal studio named Microsoft Game Studios - Vancouver.

Microsoft Studios forms new internal studio named Microsoft Flight Development Team to bring Microsoft Flight to PC.

2011

Microsoft Studios opens new development studios in Soho London, Redmond, Washington and Victoria, British Columbia.

Microsoft Studios acquires indie game developer Twisted Pixel Games, known for developing titles including 'Splosion Man and The Gunstringer.

2012

Phil Harrison, the former Sony world wide studios head joined Microsoft as head of Microsoft European Studios and IEB.

Microsoft Studios recruits for new development studios in Redmond — Microsoft Studios - Playful Learning.

Microsoft Studios recruits for new development studios in Redmond — Microsoft Studios - The Connected Experiences.

Microsoft Studios acquires developer Press Play, known for developing Tentacles and Max & the Magic Marker.

Microsoft Studios announces plans to expand Microsoft Studios Victoria to between 80-100 people.

Microsoft reveals the final name of their sports entertainment development studio - Skybox Sports - in a recruitment release.

Microsoft reveals plans to open a new games development studio in London, England to develop various free-to-play, online and social games for Xbox platforms.

Microsoft downsizes Microsoft Studios - Vancouver due to cancellation of Kinect family title "Project Columbia" and announces ongoing development of free-to-play PC title, Microsoft Flight has ceased due to portfolio evaluation.

Microsoft Studios - Vancouver is officially renamed Black Tusk Studios. They aim to create Microsoft Studios' next big IP to rival their most successful series, Halo.

Microsoft recruits for a new development studio in Los Angeles, California to develop interactive Televised Entertainment for Microsoft platforms - Microsoft Studios - LA.

2013

Microsoft renames Microsoft Studios London to "Lift London" studios; a studio that would make create games for the cloud and Microsoft claims is staffed by the most incredible talent ever seen in a start-up.

Meanwhile at Sony:

- Sony closes Zipper
- Sony closes BigBig
- Sony closes studio in Liverpool
- Sony cuts ties with Superbot Entertainment
- Sony does not renew the contract with thatgamecompany
Rainstorm81  +   400d ago
@ dirty

Nice list but you do know Microsoft Studios also make games for Xbox Live for windows devices (phones,PC,and tablets) as well. If you think majority of these studios will be working on non Kinect Xbox next games you will end up being disappointed..... How about we wait and see what they do with them first.

Rare also does the Avatar work for Xbox....but the question is what was Rares last great game on 360? Kameo? PD zero? B&K nuts and bolts? Viva piñata?

What about this? According to Henson: "Kinect will be the main focus for Rare going forwards as it's a very rich canvas. This is just the beginning of an experience that will touch millions of people."

http://123kinect.com/interv...

And Sony did much more than ONLY close/cut ties with five studios in that same time period, good way to be unbiased. never mind acquiring Sucker punch and media molecule among others with a proven track record for core games

Funny thing is you list those Sony devs, I bet you also hated Socom and PSASBR.....the biggest loss is thatgamecompany....Flower and Journey is amazing
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jester1122  +   400d ago
LOL next time you use wikki you should actually find out what the studios do. Working on mobile and kinect are worthless, Rare did make two kinect games also they said moving forward that's what they will be focused on. I mean Microsoft mobile studios who cares about that. Stop using wikki I base it off games that have been released. GO back to getting excited about sykpe or something. How many on these studios are making normal console triple aaa games about 5 like I said earlier.Superbot was never part of sony they just did allstars ...Why don't you look up who released more exclusive triple aaa titles ms or sony or new ips.Guess what not even close sony released way more this gen ... Also everything Rainstorm81 said is 100 % true...
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first1NFANTRY  +   401d ago
This guy is an embarrassment to fortune tellers!
NateCole  +   401d ago
You can't win a generation until you conquer Asia and Europe.

MS will never be able to do this.
HmongAmerican  +   401d ago
whose is the winner? last I checked game console maker are the one getting our money. Its all about the game. Not TVs and not about which console has the best features. My smart TV already come equipped with these features.
Welcome2Die  +   401d ago
"Video game console Xbox 720 will win because of Skype & TV."

Oh what about you know? [Spoiler] VIDEO GAMES!! [/spoiler]
edonus  +   400d ago
This guys is even dumber than Pachter. This guy is caught in the echo chamber and is just regurgitating a bunch of non facts with non sense for reasoning.

The current reality is that we dont know what MS has up their sleeves could be something could be nothing, so any predictions are only guesses at best.

Another thing I dont like is that people need to start assigning Japan its true value which basically the weakest market in the world. Japan doesnt support the software of todays current gaming. So COD, Killzone, Uncharted, Gears, Halo etc. all the big games that give systems success sell almost non existent in Japan making them the worst consumers to own your console.
hazelamy  +   400d ago
why do people even still listen to the guy?
pachter i mean.
SOULJER  +   400d ago
Poor mikey he'll say anything.
babis1974  +   400d ago
so...i thought that game consoles were about gaming...
gamefiles  +   400d ago
im getting a wiiU very very soon
talisker  +   400d ago
Can somebody explain to me how is a TV tuner a selling point? I mean, when I buy a console and hook it up to a TV, it already has a tuner and, in most recent cases, bunch of apps like streaming and Skype. Why would I want to have it doubled by my console? I see no sense in that but maybe I'm lost here.
Nunchez  +   400d ago
If I wanted to skype or use Facebook I would use my PC or phone. Once upon a time consoles were actually used to play freaking games!
MultiConsoleGamer  +   400d ago
Oh N4G, you are the FOX News of video game news aggregators.

You've always got another conveniently timed agenda piece ready to spin the latest news against your favorite company. And they always come for suspicious little sites with unusual names owned by... Well you know who owns them ;)
cleverusername  +   400d ago
I highly doubt any insiders actually speak to this numpty as he clearly can't keep his mouth shut! He probably flips a coin to pick winners then sits back and laughs at all the comments!
waljaber  +   400d ago
it make me wonder how much i get paid if i talk from my as5 like pachter!!
for sure he got famous from that.
DEATHxTHExKIDx  +   400d ago
Yea if MS cant get a foot hold in Japan they probably cant win at least sales wise.
ironmonkey  +   400d ago
Its not like sony isnt able to do it. What if they do the same thing but its free?
ALLWRONG  +   400d ago
"RAM Equals Innovation"

You failed before you even started.
-Gespenst-  +   400d ago
This is what happens when you gaze into the future too much. You just lose the plot. Your mind houses time paradoxes and you just start breaking down.
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