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What Let Us Down at Sony's Conference

IGN - The other side of the story. (E3, PS Vita, PS3, PS4, Sony)

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Godmars290  +   414d ago
They have to have a specific cast of what Sony did wrong?
greenpowerz  +   414d ago
So you didn't watch the video?
Hatsune-Miku  +   414d ago
only thing that was a letdown was sony requiring a payment to play online for ps4 games and thats it. everything else was amazing.
PraxxtorCruel  +   414d ago
Gone well: No drm, no anti-consumer policies, used games can be sold on and no internet check ins.

Not so well: Lack of exclusives, I found most of the games they showcased were multiplats and finally charging for online play which was what made the ps3 so attractive because of its free play.
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Lovable  +   414d ago
@Praxx

I completely agree with everything that you've just stated.
Mainman  +   414d ago
The worst about the conference was the payed Multi-player? What if I only play multi-player a couple a times a month? Not exactly worth the 5$ price tag.

I prefer to have DRM over having to have to pay for multi-player.

Also, I was hoping for some more exclusive games. The only one I have a bit of interest in is Killzone, but still not sure on that though. Was hoping for Naughty Dog to announce something and was hoping (but knew it would be unlikely) that Kojima would get on stage.
The 1886 England game wasn't really interesting for me.
Godmars290  +   414d ago
A specific segment they cut out and posted onto their site?

Just struck me as the kind of pointless nitpicking - which the gaming media has become known for. So nevermind.

@PraxxtorCruel:
"used games can be sold on and no internet check ins."

And as good a news that is, its still tragic that it has to be seen as such in light of the alternative MS have offered. That many gamers know this, and will be knowingly supporting it.

Chances are that Sony was a hairs width away from implementing their own DRM, saw s-storm MS's stirred up, and backed down. But come next-next gen it could still happen specifically because some willingly accepted it.

And in regards to games overall, Monolith's mech title for the WiiU owns my soul. The console will have to be a day-one the moment that game comes to the US.

As far as anything on the PS4 currently? At best Second Son has my mild interest.

Edit:
Any chance Sony ninjas could steal and/or copy Monolith?
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reko  +   414d ago
so what was your reaction from lastnight? hahah @green
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darthv72  +   414d ago
@praxx
i agree with your sentiment but i still have doubt. this is mainly focused at sony openly saying its up to 3rd parties to impose any restrictions.

That still leaves a big "what if" overhead. When Ms came forward and talked about their plan, sony should never have addressed it the way they did. It forced them into the same boat. guilty by association.

Yesterday they only reaffirmed their stance on their titles but nothing to clear up 3rd parties. So the bigger question is...since we know sony will let them do it.......will 3rd parties actually go through with it?
Lovable  +   414d ago
Wait Kingdom Hearts 3 is exclusive? I swear they only said FF 14 is exclusive?
ExPresident  +   414d ago
@Mainman

Your statement is so contradicting its not even funny. You'd rather have DRM over paying for online? Are you an XBox owner? You must be, because I don't know a single other person who would prefer to have that DRM put against them.

Not to mention XBox owners pay for online as well.
badz149  +   414d ago
@Mainman
easy there, mate! did you put into your calculation the FREE Drive Club game which will definitely cost $60 in retail? NO? and that's just Day 1.

what about the other FREE games for PS4, PS3 and Vita that you will be getting every month for as long as your subscription goes? you don't really 'have' to play online to make your PS+ subscription feel worth it, you know. many MANY FREE games are coming your way and that's just a portion of PS+!

I'm just as disappointed as the next guy over this as I don't game online much but I'm willing to look at the positives! this is not just XGC, FB, Twitter, Netflix, Hulu, Last.FM etc. we're talking about here...FREE FULL GAMES at least 12 each for PS4, PS3 and Vita a year! I know THAT sounds appealing!

I'm not a PS+ members myself, you know. not because I think it's crap or whatsoever, but simply due to the fact that I don't have much gaming time and I'll definitely won't have time to play all those FREE games offered as I'm a busy man but I do like to go online every once in awhile when I have time. so, I'll gladly take my free copy of Drive Club and call it a day!
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Caffo01  +   414d ago
@Mainman
LOL you know if you buy xbone you have drm AND pay-to-play online right?
360degrees  +   414d ago
What really disappointed me about playstation's conference was several things in no particular order. The lackluster presentation of first party exclusives was both surprising, and a blow to the vibe of their presentation as a whole. This is generally my main motivation to purchase a playstation console, but I find myself hesitant after that initial disappointment. Also, another negative that I found was the complete reversal of their long standing "free online" component. From a financial standpoint it's understandable, but the way they simply glossed over this fact with no explanation did not sit well with me personally as a long time playstation gamer.
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Army_of_Darkness  +   414d ago
Sony's conference was okay... It was the important announcements regarding the features and price of the ps4 that Heated up the show! I'd be surprised if I'm gonna be able to get one this christmas since I'm not a fan of pre-ordering...
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ZeroX9876  +   414d ago
Well Naughty dog didn't show their next gen game, neither Media molecule, nor polyphony digital (GT6 isn't next gen... for now), the SCE san diego (MLB, Modnation) and more. What they're doing, we don't know, but it's surely some big titles that we'll hear about probably in the first year of the PS4.

not really a let down, but would have been nice. There's still gamescom, TGS and more to come, so I expect other titles on those events.

well, what can I say more than....Greatness Awaits!!!! :D
Mainman  +   414d ago
@ Caffo01
I really don't care about the X-box 1, and don't really care about what their policy is. I didn't have a 360 this gen, and I didn't feel like I missed out (no offence to X-box fans out there). The reason I only had a PS3 this gen, I explain later on in my post.

@ badz149
@ ExPresident

I never buy used games, because I only buy a handful of games a year. I am really picky in liking a game. I would prefer to pay a fee to unlock a used game over a monthly fee to be able to play multi-player.

I barely play multi-player. Only a couple a times a month. Maybe even once every 3 weeks.

PS+ offer great stuff, but if I am simply not interested in any of the free games on offer? I have tried PS+, and I didn't do anything special with it. Didn't download any of the free games that was on offer at the time. Only tried an early beta of a game (can't remember the name, was a third person shooter in space, from the devs of Socom I think).

So yeah, PS+ is simply wasted on me.

I much rather prefer to pay a single fee for a game and have it free forever, than having a monthly/anually recurring fee. I simply can't be bothered with recurring fee's to be honest.

Oh and btw, I am not interested in Xbox one and I have never bought a 360 or a Wii this generation. For me it simply wasn't necessary because I am not a hardcore gamer. Like I said before there are only a handful of games I like. The only game I would follow to any system is Metal Gear Solid. I had bought a PSP just to play Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops. After that my PSP was collecting dust until Peace Walker released a couple of years later. I had also bought Tenchu for PSP (when I first purchased PSP), but I only played it once, because I simply didn't like it.

Like I said, I am really picky about my games, and I don't need PS+ to offer me free games. I will buy the games I like from the store, and I don't have to worry about buying second hand games, because I don't buy many games.

Free Drive Club is cool and all, but it would be wasted on me, because I simply wouldn't play it. I also don't have a Vita and probably won't buy a Vita, unless a game gets released on it that I really want to play.

Personally I am willing to pay a single fee, to unlock a certain game's multi-player forever. This policy would be cheaper for me.
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HiddenMission  +   414d ago
@PraxxtorCruel

Ok so you say MS had more exclusives go watch again MS had 10 XB1 exclusives that not on PC as well where as PS4 had 14. J think everyon ignored the slew of indie games...
BallsEye  +   414d ago
@Haules

Kingdom hearts and FF are not exclusives.
Godmars290  +   414d ago
"Kingdom hearts and FF are not exclusives."
Then let everyone enjoy those games.

Hopefully...
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SecondSon  +   413d ago
Stop complaining about PS+ if you don't play a lot online just download the PS+ game of the month and there is your $5 well spent.

In the first 4 months you get at least:
Drive Club
Don't Starve
Outlast
The Secret Ponchos

All for $20. Your PS4 will be loaded with games for a $50 a year subscription.

At least 12 games a year. Where is your concern don't you like sweet deals like these?
Wizziokid  +   414d ago
NO they briefly talked about everything after the conference, they just split the video so you can find each segment faster.
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StraightPath  +   414d ago
there were not to many exclusives and repeat of games we already seen. A lot of games shown were multiplatform games. While Microsoft show was filled to the brim with exclusive games.
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Nicaragua  +   414d ago
@Haules
MS also showed World Of Tanks, TitanFall, Minecraft, and Dead Rising 3.
MysticStrummer  +   414d ago
@Nicaragua - That still adds up to fewer exclusives for MS. Also, it remains to be seen which titles will be true exclusives to both companies. "Lack of exclusives" appears to be a silly concern for both Sony and Microsoft at this point.

I have no doubt that Sony will bring lots of exclusives to PS4. History says they will. If the generation progresses and they've let the number of exclusives drop, then this conversation can continue, but until then Sony should get the benefit of the doubt based on their past track record with exclusives.

The only real downer for me was having to pay for online play. The technical hiccups made me cringe, but I have no doubt those problems will be cleaned up. I was very happy they spent so little time on multi-media and of course the no DRM moment was huge.
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Megaplaynate  +   414d ago
Maybe the rumor about MS paying pubs to not show their games was true, that's why we didn't see many 3rd party games.
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TotalHitman  +   414d ago
When will you wake up and learn that M$ are ripping you off. Unless your a shill, then they're probably paying you. Give up. People like PS4.
dendenmooshi  +   414d ago
MS showed:
- FM5
- Halo
- Killer Instinct
- Quantum Break
- Ryse
- Project Spark
- D4
- Fantasia Music
- Sunset Overdrive
- Crimson Dragon
- Dead Rising 3 (AFAIK)

The rest was multiplatform

Sony showed

- Killzone: Shadow Fall
- The Witness
- Driveclub
- Knack
- Infamous: Second Son
- The Order: 1886
- GT6
- The Dark Sorceror
- Deep Down
- A lot of Indie Games

The rest was multiplatform

This isn't a definitive list because many of these titles can go multiplat. Who knows in this business anymore.

Titanfall,minecraft, and World of Tanks are on PC. It was announced that KH3 and FFV are going multiplat (they need whatever money they can get). The game, Below (roguelike genre (WOOT)), will probably be on Steam.
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Kingnichendrix  +   414d ago
World of tanks is on pc, so is minecraft and titanfall is also on pc
djsandman  +   414d ago
Lol kingdom hearts and ffxv are multi. The rest PS showed were CGI or already shown.
Ares90  +   414d ago
Probably true. But the exclusive games part is the least thing to worry. We already know they will come. Sony showed that on the PS3, they will show it on the PS4.
djsandman  +   414d ago
Uhm only multi platform games. 2 biggest games are multi play. Kh3 and ffxv, exclusive betas and exclusive content. Same price because camera is worth 100$ Media media, shitty vita showing. You have to pay to play online...... Borrrrringggggg. Sony fans are truly living in their own minds
Kingnichendrix  +   414d ago
so you are forced to pay $100, for a camera, and you have to pay more for weaker hardware? I game both on pc and console, your statement is strange and bizarre.
djsandman  +   414d ago
Uhm we actually don't know what GPU the Xbox currently has. And yes the camera looks sick. If I had the choice over a package without one and 399 I'd pick the one with a camera
Kingnichendrix  +   414d ago
We dont know because it is not worth mentioning
Godmars290  +   414d ago
@djsandman:
"we actually don't know what GPU the Xbox currently has"

Then its funny how its defenders are saying MS have shown off the console, when they really haven't.
miyamoto  +   414d ago
Just look at how the PS3 handled antipiracy and you will know why PS4 font need DRM and disc based physical media is still the order of.the day for world wide PlayStation gamers outside Amurica.

Plus my PSP, PS3 , PSV and PS4 will all be covered by my PS+ all at the same time and greatly benefit from it.

Plus I would probably stick with MS Gundam Battle Operation - one of the most played mecha game in the world today.

So PlayStation is still the way to go.
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Wizziokid  +   414d ago
I was expecting more first-party reveals since they have 20 in the works but I was happy overall
Godchild1020  +   414d ago
There is GamesCom in August and Tokyo Game Show in Spetember. Plus all the other trade shows. I expect more to be announce as time goes on.
dboyc310  +   414d ago
Though i did expect more I'm okay with what was shown. Sony goes big on Gamescom and TGS too which shows that more announcements are safe. Judging off from past years I can see something big announced at Gamescom. Maybe GG new IP or even David's cage ps4 game. The Last Guardian for sure will make an appearance at TGS
Testfire  +   414d ago
Sony is also still supporting the PS3 at least through this year with amazing games to come. Not 100% focus is on PS4 yet, so with that in mind I fully understand the lack of new PS4 ips.
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Testfire  +   414d ago
Double post, sorry.
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MysticStrummer  +   414d ago
"There is GamesCom in August and Tokyo Game Show in Spetember. Plus all the other trade shows. I expect more to be announce as time goes on."

Exactly. Both Sony and MS have shown a comparable number of exclusives so far.

Making a judgement about either console based on the number of exclusives at this early stage seems silly and quite premature.

It reminds me of the "PS3 has no games" battle cry at the beginning of this generation. Look how that turned out.
T2  +   414d ago
Yes but to be honest I normally only play about half of Sony exclusives anyway... They had some good lookers there
MysticStrummer  +   414d ago
Most people won't buy all the exclusives for either console. Variety is key to success.
Chuk5  +   414d ago
I thought it started off a little slow, kept a brisk pace, slowed down. Then when they got to the PS4 indie stuff, that's when it really hit it's stride. And then it's stride kept picking up exponentially and then they delivered 4 concise blows that won them the E3 crown
LarVanian  +   414d ago
I wished Sony had focused on showing their first party games rather than multi-platform games. I mean really, could we not have seen a demo for inFamous: Second Son instead of an another boring Assassins Creed? However I was happy to see confirmation on used games as well as FF15 and KH3. I'm also going to be keeping an eye on The Order.
PockyKing  +   414d ago
Personally I really liked the new Assassin's Creed. For one they finally add crouching outside of cover hahaha, but they've certainly nailed the pirate theme and I love it.
Nitrowolf2  +   414d ago
they were demoed pre starting o the show if you were watching it, but starangeluy they didn't uplaod the footage liek they said
LarVanian  +   414d ago
Yeah unfortunately I didn't catch the pre-show :(. However I still think they should have demoed them during the actual show, put them in the spot light for the world to see.

@ PockyKing

The environments and the atmosphere looked quite nice in Black Flag. And the voice acting seemed stellar. But still, every year at E3, Sony always put a strong emphasis on Assassins Creed making it quite clear that they're getting some sort of exclusive content. I'd rather they allow their own in-game developers a chance to shine at E3 more often.
Mr_Nuts  +   414d ago
You have to think though Sony have a big presence at gamescom and TGS while MS don't. Sony are spreading there announcements out
animegamingnerd  +   414d ago
the first half wasn't that good it was when final fantasy 15 was shown was when it picked up
AutoCad  +   414d ago
the last 20 minutes is what saved it..
the rest was awful.
Minato-Namikaze  +   414d ago
Once they Showed FFXV and KH3, any hope MS had was taken out back, shot, had bricks tied to its feet and then thrown in the ocean.
LoveOfTheGame  +   414d ago
^^
I don't think FFXV and KH3 will beat MGSV as a Xbox exclusive.

You know since your logic is if it showed at their event it's exclusive.

SE does need to clarify this though as it would be a massive advantage for PS even if it is only timed exclusive.
SexyGamerDude  +   414d ago
LOTG. FF and KH are exclusive.
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LoveOfTheGame  +   414d ago
Not once have either game been announced as exclusive, unless they just did and I didn't see it yet...link please.
Deathdeliverer  +   414d ago
MGS V is not xbox exclusive lol.
BallsEye  +   414d ago
@Minato-Namikaze

You do realize that both of those games are NOT EXCLUSIVES?
CaptainYesterday  +   414d ago
No Agent or The Last Guardian bummed me out and I was also expecting to hear what was going on with Until Dawn that game seemed promising :(
ricochetmg  +   414d ago
I suspect agent will be around after GTA releases.
HowarthsNJ  +   414d ago
I just heard Jack Tretton say The Last Guardian is on "Hiatus".

Not happy.
CaptainYesterday  +   414d ago
Yes games being worked on for too long usually don't end up being exactly what we expected so I guess we have to wait even longer now :/
rulakir  +   414d ago
the slowdown on some games was pretty painful.
Minato-Namikaze  +   414d ago
Hard for me to tell what was slowdown and what was the stream. still 4-5 months to polish the games up if it was slowdown.
MRMagoo123  +   414d ago
yeh they are all unfinished games you cant expect them to work perfectly, even still there was maybe 2 hiccups its not much to care about.have you seen that second son play thru demo the game looks better than anything shown at e3.
Mikelarry  +   414d ago
the online fees does not bother me as i am already a psplus customer. i mean free games and discounts its a no brainer really. also with cloud gaming / gaikai and a host of other features i can see why sony is now charging. if psn is this good now imagine what improvements they will add now that most people will be paying
nevin1  +   414d ago
Will Gaikai be part of PSN+ or has it own fee?
safsaan  +   414d ago
you will have to buy games from gaikai at the prices they set. it wont be a subscription thing.
from the beach  +   414d ago
It was very dull and almost completely devoid of new first party exclusive games.

Then, just when I was thinking "why did I sit up for this?", it delivered some of the greatest E3 lols of all time.
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AceofStaves  +   414d ago
Agreed. The first 3/4s of the conference droned on like that one relative who attends Christmas Dinner and keeps bringing up the same things year after year.

The last 20 minutes or so was fantastic for gamers looking for an alternative to MS' approach.
Goro  +   414d ago
The lack of Vita announcements especially after Sony saying they had an Incredible Vita game to show at E3 is what let me down, PS Vita aside...it was an amazing PS4 conference
xxPillsxx  +   414d ago
Don't worry silly! We still have until June 13th!
Goro  +   414d ago
Remember this on June 13th when there's still nothing
Goro  +   413d ago
See? 13 June now and not a single announcement since
xxPillsxx  +   413d ago
There's like... 15 Vita games or more at E3 booth what else do you want? And I forgot to say that E3 was mainly for PS4! And it's not like I can control everything, I can only say what I hope and what I think! And did you forget about Gamescom 2013 already? I'm pretty sure Sony will give more love to Vita that time. No promise thought.
Loki86  +   414d ago
FFXV and KH3 were not announced as exclusive, so either timed or multiplat incoming.
Goro  +   414d ago
It's like your psycic
sashimi  +   414d ago
Its going to be exclusive in Japan most likely lol
tubers  +   414d ago
Knowing it's SE.. it's probably coming in a few centuries..

kidding! maybe just a decade or two!
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mrmancs  +   414d ago
Exclusives non exclusives.. Who cares , so long as they the publishers don't get lazy , the ps4 multi plats will look better , he didn't care for dark sorcerer? Is that guy for real? It blew me away , it looked better than CGI and it was running on ps4 real time hardware... These guys are american Microsoft hand puppets picking at straws.. Idiots.
safsaan  +   414d ago
but it was just a short clip that was created, so in the end it didnt matter.
mrmancs  +   414d ago
The extended version is being shown about now....
mmccarthy4  +   414d ago
games probably will be optimized on the weakest platform and ported upward. There won't be a huge difference especially at launch.
elda  +   414d ago
Nothing let me down,I don't care about paying for multiplayer because I never play multiplayer but...in case if I wanted to I do have PS+,I'll be pre-ordering a PS4 this weekend.
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melkier33  +   414d ago
Of course Dylan Jobe is so negative... after sony dropped his contract and is now working on mobile games.... lol
WolfOfDarkness  +   414d ago
Sony did NOT Let Us Down at E3 , they did what we wish for ! Thank you Sony ;)
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Belking  +   414d ago
In games it was a big letdown . MS has a better show.
WolfOfDarkness  +   414d ago
Really ? Okay , can you tell me how Many IPs Sony showed us ? And how many ips Microsoft showed ?

Did you watch Sony conference man ?
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MysticStrummer  +   414d ago
@Belking - That's entirely subjective. I'd say both did fine in the games department. Sony played it safe for the most part just like I expected them to do, but the price and no DRM moments were huge.
mrmancs  +   414d ago
Xbox fans keep saying microsh*t had the better games?? Wtf , please explain this to me... Infamous , kill zone , and drive club are better than all the games coming out on xbone put together!! Tgs soon no doubt with deep down and other gorgeous games to ponder on , microsh*t got beat on all counts including games , live with it.
Belking  +   414d ago
Nope, MS showed more exclusives and games overall. It was sony who talked about TV stuff this time.
kenshiro100  +   414d ago
Oh wow Belking, they spent 1 minute on that stuff and moved on. Do you trolls actually believe the stuff that comes out of hour mouth?
MysticStrummer  +   414d ago
It's hard to say which of the "exclusives" for both companies will turn out to be true exclusives, but as for number they showed a comparable amount. Number of games overall... I couldn't say who showed more really, but I have no doubt Sony will bring the games next generation like they always have. Games are clearly their main focus, which can't be said about MS.

Sony barely talked about TV. I was pleasantly surprised when they spent so little time on it.
swerve121  +   414d ago
You have to be a fanboy to not see clearly that M$ won when it came 2 games. Do DRM and used games saved Sony.

Ryse
Killer Instinct
Titanfall
Forza 5
Dead Rising 3

And they all showed in game play. Not trailers. I was expecting alot more from Sony. They should just scrap the Vita
mrmancs  +   414d ago
Ryes a generic rip off of god of war , killer instant looked absolutely crap and this gen tbh , and someone who is old enough to remember the multi combo juggle on the arcade I think I can vouch..titan fall , yeah looked OK but will be better on PC and being a timed exclusive I believe , don't be surprised to see a new improved version later on , on a ps4... No loss at any cost destiny looks better...forza five? I think anyone with eyes will agree , drive club looks better,dead rising 3? Don't count on that staying exclusive at any cost who the hell wants another bloody zombie game!? I didn't like the first two any how... The fact is , yeah Microsoft showed more games running , but the ps4 has way more potential and I know for a fact it will deliver.. Take care.
Kingnichendrix  +   414d ago
Hang on you should probably not mention TitanFall since it is on Pc and i dont have much to say about killer instinct and dead rising 3 is probably the new fable 3, what looked good was that spark game now that looked real good, and Ryse was just a game that only runs on qte's lets not forget to mention battlefield 4 and so i am neutral assassins creed bombed out as well
mmccarthy4  +   414d ago
killzone is seriously way overrated. Kz3 mp was disappointingly mediocre but the campaign was solid not a 9/10 but solid. However infamous was fun to play and drive club looks sick but I'm more excited about sunset overdrive and halo.
MRMagoo123  +   414d ago
Sony has more exclusives coming this year than MS has games at launch so who cares what bellend thinks he is just a troll.
Volitiel  +   414d ago
I haven't seen the article/video as I'm at work right now, but not seeing The Last Guardian for PS3 was a huge bummer for me. I was expecting a release date announcement for later this year. I also heard there was going to be a EverQuest Next game for the PS4, which I was also excited for and was a no show. Also, what about that Vita game in the BioShock universe Ken Levine teased at last year's E3?

Honestly, I found Sony's presser this year to leave a lot to be desired. They spent way too much time with multi-platform games like Watch Dogs, Destiny, and Elder Scrolls online, and not nearly enough on 1st-party exclusives. As also a PC gamer, 1st-party exclusives is what would sell me in buying a PS4. Hopefully there will be more announcements to come on the games I'm looking for at GamesCom and TGS.
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mrmancs  +   414d ago
The best I saw off microsh*t was the god of war clone without the cool mythology set in Rome , it looked nice and gory and fun , but everything else was pretty much multi plat or remakes not even living up to there originals , like killer instinct... Seriously I'm going to stop ranting now but the truth is the truth , Sony will kill it with games and exclusives eventually , you will see....
Dark sorcerer , when that becomes a game I will be in (gaming)heaven!!
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mmccarthy4  +   414d ago
Ryse seems way more strategic than God of War.
koolaid251  +   414d ago
Ryse looks real too
one2thr  +   414d ago
That Quantic Dream tech demo was interesting, for a few seconds I thought they rotoscoped an actual mans' head onto that guys body...

I gotta say that, guys face looked more "Alive"(natural) than the one Nvidia presented(my opinion)...
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Jac5al  +   414d ago
Lack of vita games. Hopefully there will be more vita announcements at gamescon.
cyclonus007  +   414d ago
I was surprised Sony mentioned none of the four (or is it five?) free to play games that will be available on PS4. There were a few missteps in the presentation but overall, I was pleased.

As for paying for online, I've been a Plus member from the beginning and I see no reason to quit now. Sony is only going after the Xbox audience that is more than happy playing $60 a year for online play. Except in this case it's $50 with more incentives.
soniqstylz  +   414d ago
They straight up teased me when they revealed the GTA5 bundle. I thought with the R* talk, they were about to show off Agent.
Acquiescence  +   414d ago
No Last Guardian...
Its absence continues to break my heart.
refocusedman  +   414d ago
I can tell u what went wrong........VITA. as much as I love my psv, the lag in must have titles or the promise of more quality titles to come are few and far between. I love the remastered games but I would prefer to have new experiences and not rehashes of previou s games. All in all good conference but, when the psv presentation just barely outshines last years psv presentation that's a huge problem ib my book.
HacSawJimThugin  +   414d ago
FF XV is not an exclusive praise the the gods...Check the news feed.
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ceedubya9  +   414d ago
Don't care about the paying for online play part. Was already doing that for the xbox and I already pay for PS Plus anyway. The conference itself wasn't all that great, and they showed a lot of multiplatform titles that will also be on the Xbox One. I think the whole thing would have been a major letdown if not for the "No DRM" stuff at the end.
mmccarthy4  +   414d ago
my thoughts exactly I think Microsoft made more announcements for games but that no drm is huge for those who don't want it.
TwilightSparkle  +   414d ago
Lack of vita games : (
o-Sunny-o  +   414d ago
People get lot of advantages being a Plus member i think its worth it unlike XBL.
Free games across 3 platforms
Cloud Saving
Auto updates
Up to 75% discounts
Few other freebies like early Beta access
Free Full games trails

It is worth being Plus member so charging for online multiplayer is fine for me.
^~^
pimpschitz  +   414d ago
PS didn't reveal exclusives at the e3 conference, and that was kind of a let down, but at the same time, they rolled out a lot of shit that was amazing in itself . . . and I am super excited for the new IP's that are coming out, even if they aren't exclusives.

Destiny
Killzone
The Division
Battlefield 4
Watch Dogs

My girlfriend wants Knack. I think Knack is a major throwback to oldschool gaming, and it looks really enjoyable. There are some others in my mind floating around but I took a sleeping pill and my brain is mush right now.
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