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Old 01-30-2013, 04:13 PM   #26
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People say that a lot but I have bought and sold 5 360s over the years and never had 1 break. I also don't have any friends that have had their 360 die on them. It makes me think that the RROD issue was heavily exaggerated by Sony fan boys and girls.
Nope. I have gone thru 4 and am on my fifth. I am not a sony fanboy by any means.
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Old 01-31-2013, 10:48 AM   #27
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Well the price went down to $120 so I went ahead and ordered one.

I could still use more input about the best games. Particularly ones I can find for cheap.
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Old 01-31-2013, 11:14 AM   #28
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Well the price went down to $120 so I went ahead and ordered one.

I could still use more input about the best games. Particularly ones I can find for cheap.
uncharted series
ratchet and clank series
god of war series
hot shots golf out of bounds
resistance series

ps3 has great exclusives.
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Old 01-31-2013, 11:34 AM   #29
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Don't forget Heavy Rain, the Infamous series, and Killzone if you are in to shooters.
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Old 01-31-2013, 11:34 AM   #30
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Well the price went down to $120 so I went ahead and ordered one.

I could still use more input about the best games. Particularly ones I can find for cheap.
Uncharted, Journey, LBP.
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Old 02-04-2013, 08:54 PM   #31
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Why not?
So many great exclusive game is coming out this year.
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Old 02-04-2013, 11:09 PM   #32
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Ni no Kuni .... I'm in love with this game right now, OMG its so beautiful, and not just graphics.

Don't remember an RPG this pure and honest since SNES/PS1 (and PS2 if you include Xenosaga and Kingdom Hearts).
Thanks for the tip. This is the kind of game that I love to find out about..and I'd never even heard of it til your post.
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Old 02-04-2013, 11:10 PM   #33
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Uncharted, Journey, LBP.
Thanks. I hadn't heard of Journey, looking forward to it !

About LBP, should I get LBP or LBP 2 ?
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neither, lbp is overhyped crap.
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Old 02-05-2013, 09:41 AM   #35
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Thanks. I hadn't heard of Journey, looking forward to it !

About LBP, should I get LBP or LBP 2 ?
Get LBP 2, the controls were better on it. It's fun to do in co-op too.
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Old 02-05-2013, 10:57 AM   #36
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Ni no Kuni and The Last of Us, two reasons to have a PS3 for 2013 alone.
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Old 02-05-2013, 01:14 PM   #37
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neither, LBP is overhyped crap.
i must admit its nothing new and did have some Hype.. but it was fun and well designed, I can say it maybe got more press then it deserved, but it sold well and was well reviewed. I myself felt much like you "bah, kids game looks silly" but some time actually playing showed it was fun and interesting. I would take a look at it considering it was a big seller and used and sale prices should be peanuts.

Drakes Fortune (any)
Demons Souls Dark Souls (most played game on my PS3)
Valkyria Chronicles- must have and cheap too (if you like rpg games)
Rachet and Clank- silly fun
3D Dot Hero- excellent homage to Zelda

and I liked Dragons Strike- sure its extremely flawed.. but it was fun in some ways. But I liked Bullet Witch too.
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Old 02-05-2013, 02:58 PM   #38
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God of war 3 & Uncharted series is reason one why igot my PS3, now awaiting The last of us. Iwas never a fan of JRPGS but Ican't get enough of Ni no Kuni it's really that good.

Other PS3 exclusives that you may like:

- Gran turismo 5
- Ridge Racer 7
- KillZone 2 & 3
- Ratchet & clank series ( if you were of crash bandicoot or Rayman you may like it)
- Heavenly Sword
- Heavy rain (personaly Inever was a fan of it)
- Enslaved odyssey to the west ( not a PS3 exclusive but a very good action adventure game)
- Bayonetta (also not a PS3 exclusive)
- Folklore
- Lair
- Haze
- Genji: Days of the Blade

And tons of Fighting games like :

- Tekken 6 & tag tournaments
- Dead or alive 5
- Virtua fighter 5
- Soul calibur 4 & 5
- Marval vs Capcom 3
- Mortal Kombat 9

and ican go so on
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I don't think anyone's mentioned Metal Gear Solid 4.

What's the reason ?
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I don't think anyone's mentioned Metal Gear Solid 4.

What's the reason ?
I never was a fan of stealth Action games and MGS4 with its cinematic long cutscenes & complex story....probably is the main reason why I always forget about it
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Old 02-05-2013, 05:22 PM   #41
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I don't think anyone's mentioned Metal Gear Solid 4.

What's the reason ?
I couldn't get into it. I turned it off after 30 minutes or so.
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I don't think anyone's mentioned Metal Gear Solid 4.

What's the reason ?
cause it sucks.
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Old 02-05-2013, 07:27 PM   #43
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The third one is clearly the best of the series btw. I did like the first two chapters of MGS4 but the final three are rather meh. And yes, the ending really is 90 minutes long.
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I never was a fan of stealth Action games and MGS4 with its cinematic long cutscenes & complex story....probably is the main reason why I always forget about it
I love Metal Gear games but I can definitely understand why people wouldn't like them. The cut scenes are very long compared what most are used to.
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Old 02-05-2013, 09:10 PM   #45
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PS+ is a good investment for a new person to PS3. Right off the bat you'll get a couple good exclusives. Infamous 2 and Little Big Planet 2. You've paid for the subscription right there, and those are two games you should get that are really good...not mentioning the other games..and an extra 3 months. Out of all the bundles they have the God of War Saga is the probably the best IMO. Gow 1, 2, 3 and the 2 PSP titles. Best Buy had a $20 coupon just before Xmas, so I got it for $19.99.
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Old 02-18-2013, 08:15 PM   #46
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What's the best price, and the best model of PS3 to get, if you were going to purchase new?

Can you get one below $200 new? I can supply my own 250GB laptop HDD.
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What's the best price, and the best model of PS3 to get, if you were going to purchase new?

Can you get one below $200 new? I can supply my own 250GB laptop HDD.
The best model is not the cheapest one. Honestly I think they are all the same if you aren't strictly looking for a system that can fully play PS2 games.
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