Editorial: Why ‘Always On’ turns me off

SonyRumors CeraJoy looks at the problems that come with having a 'always on' console. From lag to degraded gameplay, she discusses why this strategy will end up hurting gamers on any console.

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Prcko1871d ago (Edited 1871d ago )

Here We GO!
anything else??

iGAM3R-VIII1871d ago (Edited 1871d ago )

*On last level*
*That happens*
*Jaw drops to floor*
*Gets paper cuts and pours alchohol on self*
*Smashes Xbox 720 with a jigsaw, Xbox 360, & chainsaw*
*Commits suicide in front of MS*
*Story ends up on N4G*

"Man Commits Suicide From 'Always On' Xbox"

iGAM3R-VIII1871d ago

just found this but but this part in between the jaw drop and the paper cut

*face reaction*

Jaqen_Hghar1870d ago

sad part is that fanboys would still support it

BlmThug1871d ago

Nah, journalists would wrongfully blame the suicide on vide.. oh, looks like this is the first time it can be blamed on videogames. What will the journalists do now?!

ApolloTheBoss1871d ago

It turns everyone off. Why would anyone want an always online console? To run up the bill on purpose?

Jaqen_Hghar1870d ago

a man gets it. "turns everyone off" cause it's always on lol

josephayal1871d ago

always on is a great move, is the future


If always on is the future of gaming, then that is a future you can most definitely count me out of.
Bottom line is that my nerdy gaming hobby will never be something i want to become a more social (network) experience. friends lists are awesome. sharing gameplay footage is great too. but always connected? thats just so unneccesary on so many levels.

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