Dan from Thatgameshow.net tells you why he thinks that next gen consoles could be better served by shunning optical media in favour of digital downloading/streaming.
I have a 250gig cap on my internet. And some games are running 15gigs a game... No thanks. I want my disk.
I have a cap, a slow connection and like having my games in the cabinet. Maybe in quite a few years from now they may go totally downloadable, but not for now. Downloaded InFamous on the welcome back package, it took a couple of hours. No way do I want to do that every time I get a game...
Yep. and My connection seems to crash a good bit. Major game release date *Net crashes* That would get old the first time it happened, and I know my luck!
Sure, that's the case at the moment. In the future, I'm pretty confident we'll see higher speed internet with fewer speed/usage restrictions, built specifically to work with such services as Movie/Games streaming from central servers. Therefore they'll be no real need for you to have a disk right?
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