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Submitted by -Mezzo- 346d ago | opinion piece

I've decided which console I'm buying this year...

EuroGamer - And it's another PS3, writes Oli Welsh. (PS3)

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Majin-vegeta  +   346d ago | Well said
I'm buying a PS4 but i'm still playing MY PS3 with my buddies who aren't gonna get it on launch.So just swapping not a problem for me.

This pix is gold xD.
http://i.imgur.com/HCLbq5N....
ArchangelMike  +   346d ago
DITTO. I'm getting a PS4, but my PS3 is still in tip top shape, and I'll be playing GTA V, Beyond Two Souls, Dark Souls 2 etc etc well into the PS4 release.
morganfell  +   346d ago
PS4s (2) all the way while jamming on my PS3s and Vita.

http://i39.photobucket.com/...
BattleAxe  +   346d ago
I'm sticking with my PS3, and will carry on the next generation while using my PC. This way I'll be playing most of the big games coming out like:

- Titanfall (PC)
- GTA5 (PS3)
- Watchdogs (PC)
- Destiny (PS3)
- The Division (PC)
- Splinter Cell: Blacklist (PC)
- CoD: Ghosts (PC)
- BF4 (PC)
- Beyond Two Souls (PS3)
- Battlefield 4 (PC)
- Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag (PC)
- Rainbow Six: Patriots (PC)
- Batman Arkham Origins (PC)
- Agent (PS3????)
pixelsword  +   346d ago
Yeah, to be honest, I'm thinking pretty hard about keeping my PS3/360 and upgrading my PC for the moment. My older brother will probably get the WiiU so I'm good when I visit him.

I don't see any day one wows on either console for me at this point, Titanfall looks great, but those mechs remind me too much of the grizzlies in Starhawk and Shadowfall looks beyond great, but they could have went a much better way than what is currently going on in the Killzone universe in Shadow Fall (Shadow fall spoiler after this point, plus I know that TitanFall is on PC as well.)

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JunioRS101  +   346d ago
@ BattleAxe

The Division is only coming out for PS4 and Xbox One
BattleAxe  +   346d ago
^^^

My mistake, you are correct. I have a feeling it will come to PC at some point though, since it wouldn't take too much effort to port this game, but who knows...
miyamoto  +   346d ago
"So this year I'm voting for the old guard with my wallet. I'm getting that second PS3 and the months of guaranteed delight it comes bundled with."

I am also getting a 2nd PS3 for my brother as a birthday gift.

But PS4 will be day one for me because I have so much faith on it.

I know it when I see it.
starchild  +   346d ago
The Division is almost certainly coming to PC. A reportedly reliable source that leaked the existence of The Crew well in advance of its announcement also claims that The Division will be coming to PC.
http://www.gamespot.com/new...

In any case, I have almost no doubt that it will come to the PC.
gaffyh  +   345d ago
inFAMOUS: Second Son = PS4 insta-buy. You can't get it on PS3.
DigitalRaptor  +   346d ago
Haha. Great picture. I'm one of the lucky ones.

I still see myself playing PS3 more though. Not at first of course, but I have far more games to get through on that than I plan on buying on PS4 in the first couple of months.
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pr0t0typeknuckles  +   346d ago
bro come on have some common sense the ps4 is inferior to the ultimate console,thats right im talking about the ouya,come on bro think about it games you can buy on your phone,but are now on your television,those exclusive games like the amazing frog,come on bro think about it.
jon1234  +   346d ago
troll harder?
dcj0524  +   346d ago
Lol. Bubble up.
HammadTheBeast  +   346d ago
I lol'd.
kneon  +   346d ago
Well the Ouya is outselling certain next gen consoles in some regions.

http://www.amazon.ca/gp/bes...
pixelsword  +   346d ago
OOh, snap!

Ouya is outselling the One in Canada!?

Aww, c'mon!
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pr0t0typeknuckles  +   346d ago
Wow a lot of people dont understand the difference between a joke and trolling.
TheFutureIsBlue  +   346d ago
I laughed
_FantasmA_  +   346d ago
No bro, no.
dedicatedtogamers  +   346d ago
I still have so many games on my backlog to play, so my PS3 isn't going anywhere anytime soon. If anyone missed the boat on PS3 or 360 or Wii, now would be the time to pick them up. Huge back catalog of great games on all three.

I typically only buy three or four brand-new games at full price per year. All my other purchases are usually playing catch-up with all the stuff I missed. PS4 will be my first at-launch console since the SEGA Saturn. Ooof, I feel old.
GuyThatPlaysGames  +   346d ago
PS4! Already paid off. ...and now I play the waiting game.
memots  +   346d ago
got 200$ down on mine so just before Xmas i won't feel too much of a hit to my wallet.
darkride66  +   345d ago
I'm on the fence with getting a PS4 right away. It launches close to Christmas and it's hard to justify spending $400+ on myself while there's other people to buy gifts for.

That being said, I finally traded in my old launch 360 so I've got $150 of store credit from it and accessories that I don't have earmarked for anything. I figured might as well trade it in now while I can still get something for it because I imagine once the new consoles are out they won't be worth anything for trade. I hadn't touched it for a couple of years and there's certainly nothing on the horizon that seemed to warrant holding onto it for me. Maybe I'll throw that towards a PS4 right after Christmas is done.
Sci0n  +   346d ago
woooo I almost missed my PS4 preorder. I went to gamestop as they was closing the bars on the door last night and was there last customer. The clerk was like you're lucky because after tonight we can't take anymore preorders, it was a close call but I got my launch PS4 console solidified.
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bligmerk  +   345d ago
You do know there is a difference in the preorders? Launch Day preorders were sold out within a few days. The preorders since then are "launch window" preorders, which can extend into January 2014, worst case. There are going to be shortages.
Sci0n  +   345d ago
@Bligmerk you are wrong I spoke to the manager as I was making my Preorder purchase and he said the stores preorders they take have been monitored and based off how much stock they will have available and they guaranteed a day one console. Sony allowed gamestop and other retailers to open the flood gates on taking more preorders months ago because they increased the launch stock. Now as far as gamestop goes they are getting a little dry with the available launch Preorder stock they will have available. The manager confirmed this is for day one launch and anything after that day would require a waiting list nor could they guarantee a launch day console unless Sony increases the stock and gives them the ok to open more preorders.
GraveLord  +   346d ago
It's a shame how Driveclub is being dismissed so easily. I think once the game is actually shown off people will change their minds on it.

I completely get where the author is coming from but I am so tired of this generation. The slow in-game XMB and the sub-1080p resolutions are hard to ignore for me. I'd rather play multiplats on PS4 in full 1080p at a smooth frame-rate.

If I was a GT fan I'd probably be skipping PS4 too, but I'm not.
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mattdillahunty  +   346d ago
considering the amount of solid racing games on the market that run at 60fps, i don't see why people should have to settle for one that runs at 30fps. if they can get it to 60fps, though, that'll certain help its cause.
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GraveLord  +   346d ago
Come one man. Yes, FPS IS important but to pass on game just because of that isn't fair to the developers or yourself.

The devs have said that its possible they'll implement FPS and with the recent delay from launc title to "launch window" you may get your wish. Just don't hold your breath.
Hicken  +   346d ago
Considering fps isn't the end all, be all when it comes to a great racing game, I don't see why people keep bringing it up as the only thing that counts.
wishingW3L  +   345d ago
if they can't even reach 60 frames on a next-gen racing game then it would only be logical to be extremely skeptical about its quality. Especially when we have 1080p/60fps GT6 on PS3 and this point is mentioned by the author of this article too.
_FantasmA_  +   346d ago
I think Driveclub looks good let the hater hate, the rest of us are going to play.
Freedomland  +   346d ago
I still have original playstation 1, 2 and 3 and they are in excellent condition although i played hell out of them.
Now a days i don't have much time to play games, still have not played TLOU.
Looking forward to the Ps4 for another run of great gaming experience.
ICECREAM  +   346d ago
Nothing can stop me to buy Ps4, not even me.
No_Limit  +   346d ago
Not even three gallon of premium chocolate strawberry cheesecake icecream hand delivered by Kate Upton at your doorstep? :D
Ezz2013  +   346d ago
Damn!!
why you have to go there ?!...you are a cruel evil person
ICECREAM  +   346d ago
@No_Limit

You are one Devil, Sir. Trying to distract me with forbidden fruit.
Anyhow bubble+ for you just to shake me up.
iMixMasTer872   346d ago | Spam
jon1234  +   346d ago
wait... why should i read an article on what someone else is going to buy.......
wishingW3L  +   346d ago
because...
thereapersson  +   346d ago
Because modern gaming "journalism" is nothing more than glorified ego stroking.
Sayai jin  +   346d ago
The so called gaming journalism is full of these types of articles.
JumpingJames88  +   344d ago
Because, opinions :(
Williamson  +   346d ago
My ps3&ps4 will both be connected to my TV which will be pretty awesome. I replaced my ps1 with ps2 and replaced my ps2 with a 60gb ps3, but that tradition will be broken as I don't see my ps3 going anywhere for a long time.
rluttrell  +   345d ago
I might buy an xbox one just so I can route my ps4's hdmi through the xbox TV hdmi in so that I can say, "Xbox, ps4 on," instead of changing TV inputs.
ZHZ90  +   346d ago
I am getting PS4 even though I still have a little unfinished bussiness with my PS3 which is KH HD Remix 1.5 and 2.5
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objdadon  +   346d ago
No way in hell I won't have my ps4 day 1 and my xbone by spring! And im still keeping my wii u, 360, and ps3 so no trade ins here!
ovnipc  +   346d ago
Naaa x1 day one. Ps4 mid next year when gets some decent games.
BattleAxe  +   346d ago
Nah, I'd wait 4 or 5 years before buying an Xbox Gone.
MysticStrummer  +   346d ago
PS4 as soon as I can get it.

XB1 never.

I prefer Sony exclusives and controller, XB1's TV features are useless to me, and I have no interest in a camera on my console.
Scatpants  +   346d ago
Yep, PS4 at launch. Xbox1 with tax return. The only good games exclusive to Xbone are Dead Rising, Below and Titanfall, and they should all be out around that time.
ovnipc  +   346d ago
I have 90% of 360 games why spend money on a ps3 or ps4. The only one looks good its x1, have some interesting games. I have all games ps3 has on the 360.
dcj0524  +   346d ago
Are you a mastrr hacker or something? How did you get MGS4, Ni No Kuni:Wrath of the White Witch Uncharted 12&3 the last of us, Journey, Rachet&Clank, PS1&2 classics and like a million more games that are on blu-ray on you're 360.HOOK ME UP. I wanna play some HALO 4 on my PS3.
iMixMasTer872   346d ago | Spam
elda  +   346d ago
I was thinking the same thing.
Cyanide85  +   345d ago
What people don't realize is that and I'm saying IF the PS4 gets to be the biggest selling console (no way to know before they are released) all of the X1 games they say is exclusive will be released on the PS4.

And I say this because games like Titanfall which everyone is raving on about it is a X1 exclusive but not forever, if the PS4 outsells X1 Titanfall along with other "exclusive" titles you can be damn sure they will be released on the PS4 in maybe 1-2 years.

You see when MS says they are exclusives that is what I would call truth but with modification, they aren't lying but they aren't telling you the whole truth either.

And this is my opinion of what I think will happen in a few years time IF the PS4 outsells X1.
GraveLord  +   346d ago
Just say Xbox One games appeal to you the most. No need for flat out lies and trolling.
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Freedomland  +   346d ago
@ovnipc

So don't spend, who's asking.
MysticStrummer  +   346d ago
"I have 90% of 360 games why spend money on a ps3 or ps4. The only one looks good its x1, have some interesting games. I have all games ps3 has on the 360."

Sentence 1 : Very confusing logic

Sentence 2 : Confusing wording, but just an opinion

Sentence 3 : Either a lie or you are very misinformed

OT - PS4 me.
modesign  +   346d ago
No wiiu.lol
Me-Time  +   346d ago
You decided? This late? Wnat's wrong with this man's life!??
Freedomland  +   346d ago
He is a married man, give him a break, mate.
maniacmayhem  +   346d ago
the WiiU is a given but for the next to I am leaning heavy towards the Xbox One. But I still won't pick it up at launch. There are still many games to play for the ps3 and 360 to just jump right into the next gen consoles.

And as good as the launch line up looks for both systems it still pretty small. I also want to wait until their library gets a little bigger.
AlexanderNevermind  +   346d ago
PS4 and PC for me. I've promised my 12 yr old she can take the PS3 to her room.
shadow18spirit  +   346d ago
I'm getting the ps4 as a gift and I will use my money to upgrade my pc , it's perfect.
Scatpants  +   346d ago
So rather than buying a new console that plays better games he's going to buy an additional console to one he already has that will only play old games and support for will slowly dry up...Smart.
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gk07  +   346d ago
My pc is ready now , my wii u is ready ,and i think im good with those 2 for right now
TrollCraftTales  +   346d ago
He is lucky his fat lasts that long, I got a PS3 day one, one of the first ones Gamestop had, and when COD BO2 came out and I played it on it it finally gave out, it was a hard time, but after a few goodbyes, I put in neatly into my broken console stash, then bought a PS3 slim (not super slim), probably one of the best consoles I have ever had, I can't wait for PS4...
cunnilumpkin  +   346d ago
I'll just be keeping my ps3 and 360 and doing all my next gen gaming on pc like I have been for the last 5 years

ps4 and xbox 1 have literally nothing to offer me that I cannot get with better graphics/higher resolutions and better performance on my pc

all the games I want from both ps4 and xbox1 are on pc besides killzone SF and I can wait on that

killzone has always been a good game, I loved 2 and 3, but they were not great games, just good, and SF looks to be about the same

launch titles and usually the first full year of a consoles games usually suck

maybe in 2014-2015 when we see if either console will even be successful enough to garner tons of 3rd party support, then I will get on when there are a bunch of quality titles for it

until then, pc for 95% of my gaming, and ps3/360 for old school, sub-hd, retro gaming
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SlapHappyJesus  +   346d ago
I'm buying my first come Black Friday.
Looking forward to getting in on some of the exclusives I have been missing out on.
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Morgue  +   346d ago
PS4 is already paid for and I have such a huge backlog of games on my PS3 because of Plus that I don't really even need the Xone at this point.
Gamer187  +   346d ago
I'll be getting my PS4 day one prolly the Xbox One next year.

Not super impressed with either launch line up but I wanna dig into the Free-2-Plays. ( War-frame, Planet-side 2, Blacklight, and War Thunder). Gonna pick up BF4 and Watch Dogs hopefully those hold me till Destiny then The Division, then Elder Scrolls on line next year

Still have a lot of games for my PS3/360 so defiantly holding on to those.

So may games so little time
Magnus  +   346d ago
Right now still sticking with my PS3 and my 360. Ill play those until PS4 comes out on store shelves. Even when I have my PS4 I'll still be playing my PS3 need something to play FFX HD remake and Tales of Xillia 2 and Lego Marvel as well.
mediate-this  +   346d ago
moving my 360 and ps3 to my room, and reserving my living room space for my wii u, ps4 and xbone. excited for next gen.
_FantasmA_  +   346d ago
PS4 pre order then later on I will buy that other console...the Wii U or maybe a 3DS. Those are the only two consoles that exist.
NobleTeam360  +   346d ago
I don't plan on upgrading my PS3 or Xbox 360 until fall of 2014.
AllroundGamer  +   346d ago
PC/PS4 - best nextgen combo.
Cyanide85  +   345d ago
I've got my PS4 day one guaranteed and paid for :-) still if Rockstar don't release GTA V for PS4 I'm keeping my PS3 until the day it dies :-)

Or if we get to se something in the lines of GTA VI on the PS4 in a few years :-)
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BigShotSmoov007  +   345d ago
I'm going to get the X1 this year cause I want to play Dead Rising 3. Really looking forward to that and keeping my eye on Ryse also. I'll get PS4 next year with my income tax check.
Dogswithguns  +   345d ago
Im buying another PS3 myself for my other room.. Not even want a PS4 at all.
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