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PC v/s Consoles -Which is Better for Gaming?

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    Default PC v/s Consoles -Which is Better for Gaming?

    Friends I had this question in my mind for a long time.
    Which platform is better for gaming?
    A PC in which requirements increase with newer games OR a console in which one can play all the games realised for it without any problems?

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    a PC wins hands down for sooooo many reasons. I could do a thread on the reasons itself !

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    their is no reason to compare PC vs consoles. Consoles can never beat PC.

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    If you are only considering pure gaming experience, then I am sorry to say that both rajan and vorazeal are wrong - you have no idea about console games - a console beats the hell out of a PC in the gaming experience.

    PC wins because it can do so many other things and thus has more utility value.
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    consoles cant beat
    pc cant beat consoles..

    i am pissed offf..
    job takes the child away.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mickey View Post
    consoles cant beat
    pc cant beat consoles..

    i am pissed offf..
    Hang on. Let me find a pot.
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    yeah nowadays my brain becomes hot at suddens. .you know studies,, and when i am here to cool off at IBF .. people are asking stupid questions like this..

    there were some guys with the thought of LCD and Plasma,..
    job takes the child away.

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    PC is the best.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by mickey View Post
    yeah nowadays my brain becomes hot at suddens. .you know studies,, and when i am here to cool off at IBF .. people are asking stupid questions like this..

    there were some guys with the thought of LCD and Plasma,..
    My friend mickey, this is not a stupid question.
    Usually many people start their very first game on a PC. Soon they get use to their PCs and further want more and more hi-tec games.

    This question arises when you want to upgrade your gaming platform.
    The choices you have are
    1. Upgrade your PCs good old hardwares (like video card and memory) and stick with it.
    OR
    2. Get a console which is specially made to play games.

    I myself own a PC as well as a Console and I have realised it myself that a PC can NEVER beat a console.

    I dont expect you to belive me so easily so just ask anyone you know who owns a PC and a Console.

    I had expected Consoles to get the maximum number of votes but unfortunately their are many who chose the first choice I have mentioned above.

    Now a days most games are realised on consoles than on a PC.
    So now just think about your comment that my question is stupid.
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    Ok, let me end this for you. Both have pros and cons, ill state them for you.

    Points for the PC:

    PC games have FAR better graphics and actual gameplay as compared to any console. Please dont argue on that. PS3 games run at 720p, PC games can run at much higher resolutions even with a mid range system. PC games generally have much more detailed graphics too.

    You can always upgrade you PC to improve your experience,you cant do that with a console.

    A pc is so much more flexible, you can do much more,on the other hand a console can do only limited things.

    PC games are far cheaper than PS3/Xbox360 games.

    Console games run at only 30fps, the PC games can run at much higher rates, resulting in much better gameplay.

    Points for the Console:

    Cheaper initial investment.

    Dedicated hardware and more interactive Input devices give it a better feel.

    PS3 is one of the best Bluray players out there. So its a good added feature.

    @tech123, please tell the full configuration of your PC and which console you own. Its not fair to compare the gaming of a low end PC with a PS3.
    I have used a PS3 and Xbox 360 and i can compare that to my PC and i feel the PC is far better. Have you people seen DIRT 2 ,GRID running at 1920x1080 at max settings and AA ? If you have, you would not start this thread.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rajan1311 View Post
    Ok, let me end this for you. Both have pros and cons, ill state them for you.

    Points for the PC:

    PC games have FAR better graphics and actual gameplay as compared to any console. Please dont argue on that. PS3 games run at 720p, PC games can run at much higher resolutions even with a mid range system. PC games generally have much more detailed graphics too.

    You can always upgrade you PC to improve your experience,you cant do that with a console.

    A pc is so much more flexible, you can do much more,on the other hand a console can do only limited things.

    PC games are far cheaper than PS3/Xbox360 games.

    Console games run at only 30fps, the PC games can run at much higher rates, resulting in much better gameplay.

    Points for the Console:

    Cheaper initial investment.

    Dedicated hardware and more interactive Input devices give it a better feel.

    PS3 is one of the best Bluray players out there. So its a good added feature.

    @tech123, please tell the full configuration of your PC and which console you own. Its not fair to compare the gaming of a low end PC with a PS3.
    I have used a PS3 and Xbox 360 and i can compare that to my PC and i feel the PC is far better. Have you people seen DIRT 2 ,GRID running at 1920x1080 at max settings and AA ? If you have, you would not start this thread.
    Ok I agree with your point of view
    But I have seen GTA 4 running at my friends house and trust me he has a very high end PC which meets all the requirments for( cant remember the proper configuration) GTA 4 and I did not like it.
    When I played GTA 4 on my PS3 with my 32 inch LCD TV you wont belive me I spend exactly 18 hours 30 minutes playing it for the first time.
    Can you tell me the reason why the GTA 4 PS3 and XBOX360 verson have been rated 10 on 10 by gamespot and the PC verson just 9.

    And if you are compairing games compare the same game. Just get your PS3 version of DIRT 2 and then compare it with your PCs version.

    And I had the same experience with Burnout Paradise too.

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    You may be right, GTA 4 is rated 9/10 for PC but i just really hate that game !
    I have played DIRT 2 on the PC but not the PS3 (PS3 was my frens btw), but by looking at the screenshots, i can say that the PC looks better,IF YOU CAN RUN IT. How does Shift look on the PS3 bro ? have not played it on console but looks awesome on TV(PC)
    Any other games buddy ? GTA 4 is not the best looking game on both the platforms for sure.

    PS: Gaming on LCD TVs is a hell lot more fun than on small LCD monitors !

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    PS3 and XBox 360 games are also available in Full HD (1080p).
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    Quote Originally Posted by rajan1311 View Post
    How does Shift look on the PS3 bro ? have not played it on console but looks awesome on TV(PC)
    I have played it on PC and i can say that Racing games are best for PC. It is very good game. But I have not completed it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by just4kix View Post
    PS3 and XBox 360 games are also available in Full HD (1080p).
    most i know are upscaled and not natively at full HD res. don't know if i made sense :P


    But i find it hard to understand that a system that plays stuff at 720p and gives 30fps gives the same performance at 1080p.

    anyways, the prices are just too bad....Rs1500 min for a game that you may finish in just 5 hrs is a tad too costly for an average indian gamer like me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rajan1311 View Post
    You may be right, GTA 4 is rated 9/10 for PC but i just really hate that game !
    I have played DIRT 2 on the PC but not the PS3 (PS3 was my frens btw), but by looking at the screenshots, i can say that the PC looks better,IF YOU CAN RUN IT. How does Shift look on the PS3 bro ? have not played it on console but looks awesome on TV(PC)
    Any other games buddy ? GTA 4 is not the best looking game on both the platforms for sure.

    PS: Gaming on LCD TVs is a hell lot more fun than on small LCD monitors !
    I still dont have NFS Shift on my PS3.
    For more games you know GameSpot is your go-to source for video game news, reviews, and entertainment right?

    This is where I have been getting all my gaming info for years.

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    Quote Originally Posted by just4kix View Post
    If you are only considering pure gaming experience, then I am sorry to say that both rajan and vorazeal are wrong - you have no idea about console games - a console beats the hell out of a PC in the gaming experience.

    PC wins because it can do so many other things and thus has more utility value.
    lol no not at all, it seems you don't have a very good PC. Sony is making the upcoming PS4 and i am sure its graphic card will be alot alot inferior then ATI 5990.

    No one can beat the graphics of PC

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    lol PS4 will be 50K i guess
    even now the PS3 isn't hacked yet after 3 years.
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    Quote Originally Posted by vorazeal View Post
    lol no not at all, it seems you don't have a very good PC. Sony is making the upcoming PS4 and i am sure its graphic card will be alot alot inferior then ATI 5990.

    No one can beat the graphics of PC
    I am quite bemused to see such comments. Better graphics = better gaming experience? And that is all?

    In that case PS2/3, XBOX, Wii, etc. would have never left the shelves of the stores.

    Has anyone here, who is saying PC is better, even seen the Wii, much less experienced it?

    A console really takes the player into the game. Because it has all those hand held controllers, feedback, interactive gaming, and all that jazz. Play a game of tennis or golf of the Wii. Then come back and tell me that PC is better.

    Remember also that consoles have to be played on TVs and hence cannot have higher resolution. But graphics is just one aspect of the game. I have a PS2 at home and the games on PS2 (like Price of Persia - The Sands of Time) just beat the $hit out of many PC games.

    But the PC has much more utility value.
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    I do agree, wii is a lot more fun (atleast with tennis !).
    But then, we can have 3D gaming on PC (very costly but will become cheaper soon). Even eyefinity feels good.

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    o so you say that if you are very tired you will go and play games in Wii, Fun is not only while playing....it will be bored while playing Wii games after you play it for hrs.

    Graphics matters the much, you can't say that you will play Soldier Of Fortune 2 rather then Modern Warfare, even if SOF2 has better story.

    So its about the graphics and the story,and the most imp thing is the graphics.

    People who are supporting consoles does not have a good graphic card, so they prefer consoles. Even PC has big monitors....

    & Yes people buy PS3/XBOX because they can't afford to buy a good gaming PC as consoles are much cheaper.

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    Quote Originally Posted by vorazeal View Post
    o so you say that if you are very tired you will go and play games in Wii, Fun is not only while playing....it will be bored while playing Wii games after you play it for hrs.

    Graphics matters the much, you can't say that you will play Soldier Of Fortune 2 rather then Modern Warfare, even if SOF2 has better story.

    So its about the graphics and the story,and the most imp thing is the graphics.

    People who are supporting consoles does not have a good graphic card, so they prefer consoles. Even PC has big monitors....

    & Yes people buy PS3/XBOX because they can't afford to buy a good gaming PC as consoles are much cheaper.
    i agree that pc has many good games.and graphics are very good.but when u will get a PS3,u will know how it feels on a console sitting on bed and enjoying game with hands.

    Yep i don't have a PS3 but i have played PS2 which i felt was awesome.You enjoy the fighting games very much.

    And yes PC also has many things that console can't have(till now).

    And u said that people can't afford.the answer is when the PS4 arrives then if its Rs50K and the 5970 is Rs36K then what will we say???he can't afford a PS4 so he got the Graphics card.

    But yeah i am with PC as it has much better graphics+extensions with which u can play as a console.

    And all this i just told because u were being a little angry
    don't feel it.

    just chill out
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    People buy the Xbox 360 because you get pirated games for it. Good strategy Microsoft !

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    Quote Originally Posted by rajan1311 View Post
    People buy the Xbox 360 because you get pirated games for it. Good strategy Microsoft !
    lol MS always want to make money

    Xbox vs PS3 vs PC vs Wii

    PC wins

    according to gaming:-

    Xbox vs PS3 vs PC vs Wii

    Here PS3 beat PC.
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    Quote Originally Posted by vorazeal View Post
    So its about the graphics and the story,and the most imp thing is the graphics.

    People who are supporting consoles does not have a good graphic card, so they prefer consoles. Even PC has big monitors....
    Quote Originally Posted by vorazeal View Post
    & Yes people buy PS3/XBOX because they can't afford to buy a good gaming PC as consoles are much cheaper.
    Your one track dedication amazes me. For a 20 year old, you seem to know everything. What can I say? Amen.
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    Quote Originally Posted by vorazeal View Post
    o so you say that if you are very tired you will go and play games in Wii, Fun is not only while playing....it will be bored while playing Wii games after you play it for hrs.

    Graphics matters the much, you can't say that you will play Soldier Of Fortune 2 rather then Modern Warfare, even if SOF2 has better story.

    So its about the graphics and the story,and the most imp thing is the graphics.

    People who are supporting consoles does not have a good graphic card, so they prefer consoles. Even PC has big monitors....

    & Yes people buy PS3/XBOX because they can't afford to buy a good gaming PC as consoles are much cheaper.
    Vorazeal you just dont seem to get it.
    Just tell me how many games you have played till now on a console and on which console?

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    No one should get me wrong here. I am not saying PC is inferior. In fact there are some games that are better played on PC using Mouse/KB. And for online games, PC beats the console hollow.

    But I am questioning the comment that graphics is whole and sole for a game experience. It is important definitely. But there are other things too.

    I have spent a good 4 years at Electronic Arts (UK and USA) and nearly 3 months at Activision (USA) from 2003 to 2007. You go and ask anyone there and they will reiterate my views. In these companies, people are allowed to play games officially during work time (during small breaks of course). I hardly ever saw anyone playing on PC.

    Finally it is a personal choice.
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    Quote Originally Posted by just4kix View Post
    No one should get me wrong here. I am not saying PC is inferior.
    Theirs no question of saying that a PC or a Console is inferior.
    This thread is for discussing the advantages and disadvantages of PCs and Consoles in gaming and to determine which is better.

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    Never knew that you were at EA and activision. Would Love too work there.

    Not saying graphics are most important. Crysis is rather boring even with the best graphics till date. COD 4 was a lot of fun, how can you forget Mafia and POP ?

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    Some more photos:

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    good pics j4k!

    3rd one is beautiful.
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    Quote Originally Posted by imrock View Post
    good pics j4k!

    3rd one is beautiful.
    Third one in the series (from Post # 30) or 3rd in next post (# 31)?
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    Vorazeal you just dont seem to get it.
    Just tell me how many games you have played till now on a console and on which console?
    I have played almost 10 games in PS2 @ 3-4 games in PS3, i don't play much because i think we will get better graphics in PC then in consoles.

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    je kaa horo???(whats this happening?? )

    alag thread banao photuu dikhaan ko!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by just4kix View Post
    Third one in the series (from Post # 30) or 3rd in next post (# 31)?
    3 rd one in #31 post.

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    ^^agar forum mod hi aise karongo to hum ka karongo??
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    pretty neat stuff there

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    Just4kix the pictures are great.
    Good to have a break from the topic of the thread.
    Now getting back on the main topic.


    Quote Originally Posted by vorazeal View Post
    I have played almost 10 games in PS2 @ 3-4 games in PS3, i don't play much because i think we will get better graphics in PC then in consoles.
    What Just for better graphics you can afford to give up the enjoyment a console gives to its player. I FIND IT DIFFICULT TO BELIVE THIS!

    Alright there are games which are better played on with a keyboard and a mouse and also look better on a PC, but most of the games are relased on consoles and players all over the world prefer to play on consoles then on a PC. SO A CONSOLE WINS.
    There are features on a console has which a PC can never have.

    I had purposely posted this thread in the PC gaming section so that PC gamers could be made aware of the features of a console and also created the thread "The best game series for playstation" to give them an idea about about many great games available on playstation 2&3, but I never knew PC gamers were so dedicated to their PCs.

    If the same thread and polls could have been in U.S, U.K or any other foreign developed country then consoles could have got the maximum number of vots. I can be sure about that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mickey View Post
    je kaa horo???(whats this happening?? )

    alag thread banao photuu dikhaan ko!!
    Quote Originally Posted by mickey View Post
    ^^agar forum mod hi aise karongo to hum ka karongo??

    lol......... mickey

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    PC- For work, Multi-Tasking, Threading power.
    Console- For gaming

    In future, mix them up- PConsole- For work, Multi-Tasking, Threading power and gaming.

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    everyone here is talking about the features :S what about content??
    Apart from graphics, sound, monitor size, i feel the content is very important too. I mean whats the use of buying a XXXX super dvd player if only 2 good movies per year are released for it :S.
    I mean look at the game available for consoles vs pc.
    In this field console shoots the PC out of the waters. The games available for console are waaaaaaaay better and way too many.
    The PC game industry is shrinking, most game developers dont want to invest in to PC as primary platform after what happen to Crysis. Reason is the rampant piracy. Now a days all PC gets are hacky,rushed console ports, MMOs and rts which are 10% single player campaign 90% online play.
    A lot of companies can now afford and are skipping the PC altogether.
    If you stick with a PC you will miss a lot of the game industry. Now lets say you have played only PC. you will miss jewels like Zelda series, mario galaxy, Metal gear solid series, gears of war 2 and many many more.

    Yes the PC has better graphics, more utility, but no person can every call himself/herself a gamer without experiencing the much bigger and vibrant world of consoles.

    Next i would like look at experience of consoles vs pc. In a console when you buy a game, its guaranteed to work, pop the cd in and u will be fragging in a few seconds.
    Pc is a whole different world! The game you buy there is no guarantee that it will work on machine. Lets say you are a lucky bugger and have a 1kkkkRs PC :P. Even here install problems, Os problems, hardware compatibility issues are there. Then start trolling the publishers forums for a fix or a patch.

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    Quote Originally Posted by niksad8 View Post
    everyone here is talking about the features :S what about content??
    Apart from graphics, sound, monitor size, i feel the content is very important too. I mean whats the use of buying a XXXX super dvd player if only 2 good movies per year are released for it :S.
    I mean look at the game available for consoles vs pc.
    In this field console shoots the PC out of the waters. The games available for console are waaaaaaaay better and way too many.
    The PC game industry is shrinking, most game developers dont want to invest in to PC as primary platform after what happen to Crysis. Reason is the rampant piracy. Now a days all PC gets are hacky,rushed console ports, MMOs and rts which are 10% single player campaign 90% online play.
    A lot of companies can now afford and are skipping the PC altogether.
    If you stick with a PC you will miss a lot of the game industry. Now lets say you have played only PC. you will miss jewels like Zelda series, mario galaxy, Metal gear solid series, gears of war 2 and many many more.

    Yes the PC has better graphics, more utility, but no person can every call himself/herself a gamer without experiencing the much bigger and vibrant world of consoles.

    Next i would like look at experience of consoles vs pc. In a console when you buy a game, its guaranteed to work, pop the cd in and u will be fragging in a few seconds.
    Pc is a whole different world! The game you buy there is no guarantee that it will work on machine. Lets say you are a lucky bugger and have a 1kkkkRs PC :P. Even here install problems, Os problems, hardware compatibility issues are there. Then start trolling the publishers forums for a fix or a patch.
    Dude not everyone is filthy rich to buy original games
    And people want to upgrade or buy Ipods,cell phones instead of blowing 6k on windows 7 or 3k for call of duty modern warfare 2

    And dude who says PC industry is shrinking? :P
    All the big releases this year like fifa 10,Assassins creed:brotherhood or Call of duty black ops or Medal of honour 2010 will release for PC

    If they keep them under 500rs then everyone will buy as its not a big amount



    And suppose tomorrow you get bored with gaming or have to give up gaming due to studies
    Atleast PC can do a lot more than freaking consoles who can only run games
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    how many are PC exclusive? none. and i can guarantee you all those games are console ports. Many of these games will delay the PC version to cut down the effect of piracy. Why i say PC exclusives are important is cause they develop with a PC in mind and will do everything to exploit its full power.
    Lets look at this way what major break through has there been in terms of technology or innovation in the PC industry. Almost none, compare this to a few years back when people were promising destructible environments, cutting edge graphics and so on. IMO Crysis was the last game to try something new, and they were not happy with the sales. And the next game by the makers is going to be on consoles only, they are skipping PC.
    We have dx11 on pc, but we have barely any games that fully take advantage of it. Reason for this is the consoles run on dx9. So all games are developed with dx9 in mind, after the console version is finalized, they will outsource the job to another company who just puts up some basic dx10 features and the game is shipped for pc with "DX10 support" to make us think the PC version is "special". So if you look at it, the console in a way is controlling the PC industry.
    I cant really speak for piracy as i myself have pirated a lot of games. But you have to know that piracy is killing the PC gaming industry, Why do u think star craft 2 is going episodic they are using the 10% single player 90% online player formula, that way you finish the campaign in a few hours and are compelled to play online that you need original ofc. They removed lan play, cause they know it if that was there, it will hit their sales figures hard. I do spend money and buy originals for games which i really liked to support the game developers for their work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by niksad8 View Post
    how many are PC exclusive? none. and i can guarantee you all those games are console ports. Many of these games will delay the PC version to cut down the effect of piracy. Why i say PC exclusives are important is cause they develop with a PC in mind and will do everything to exploit its full power.
    Lets look at this way what major break through has there been in terms of technology or innovation in the PC industry. Almost none, compare this to a few years back when people were promising destructible environments, cutting edge graphics and so on. IMO Crysis was the last game to try something new, and they were not happy with the sales. And the next game by the makers is going to be on consoles only, they are skipping PC.
    We have dx11 on pc, but we have barely any games that fully take advantage of it. Reason for this is the consoles run on dx9. So all games are developed with dx9 in mind, after the console version is finalized, they will outsource the job to another company who just puts up some basic dx10 features and the game is shipped for pc with "DX10 support" to make us think the PC version is "special". So if you look at it, the console in a way is controlling the PC industry.
    I cant really speak for piracy as i myself have pirated a lot of games. But you have to know that piracy is killing the PC gaming industry, Why do u think star craft 2 is going episodic they are using the 10% single player 90% online player formula, that way you finish the campaign in a few hours and are compelled to play online that you need original ofc. They removed lan play, cause they know it if that was there, it will hit their sales figures hard. I do spend money and buy originals for games which i really liked to support the game developers for their work.
    Dude,
    These game developers dont wish to get paid if they keep such a pricing policy

    Most of the good games come for 2k +
    Now hardly anybody is rich to keep on buying these games

    GTA4 was priced only for 500bucks and almost 5lac original copies of it were sold in India

    Now developers in GTA4 spent the same amount of hard work as compared to that of other games but still they charged less and made a lot of profit
    (5,00,000x500=Rs 25crores)
    This is a benchmark in Indian gaming
    Others should also follow this strategy if they want to survive piracy

    This is a princliple of purchasing power parity

    Explanation of PPP
    A MacD burger in the US costs about 2dollars(cheapest)
    So in india it should be 100rs
    but It is 25 rupees in India
    hence everyone from rich to poor can eat burgers
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    Excellent Information Guys,
    Thanks to tech123
    for starting this thread. Seriously, got hell of an information.
    BTW, got confused after reading this thread where should I vote to...Lol...
    Every Platform got its own Adv and Disadv.

    Instead of buying any new console at Rs. 25,000/- & above after its releases, I would rather buy the new GPU for my system of Rs. 10,000/- :-P

    @just4kix
    hey bro, where you working in these gaming companies as Developer or something else?
    Going for the interview in this month @ubisoft so any piece of advice for me?
    New to Gamining industry.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ashishcw View Post
    Excellent Information Guys,
    Thanks to tech123
    for starting this thread. Seriously, got hell of an information.
    BTW, got confused after reading this thread where should I vote to...Lol...
    Every Platform got its own Adv and Disadv.

    Instead of buying any new console at Rs. 25,000/- & above after its releases, I would rather buy the new GPU for my system of Rs. 10,000/- :-P

    @just4kix
    hey bro, where you working in these gaming companies as Developer or something else?
    Going for the interview in this month @ubisoft so any piece of advice for me?
    New to Gamining industry.
    While I prefer a console for gaming because of ease of use, controllers, etc., a gaming PC will be much more versatile. For the regular public, I will advise a gaming PC.

    But there are some games that are difficult to play on a console. Last month, I purchased Nintendo 3DS. It is quite cool but some games require mouse like precision.

    I did not work as a games developer. I was involved in the corporate backend (ERP) applications.
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    Quote Originally Posted by just4kix View Post
    While I prefer a console for gaming because of ease of use, controllers, etc., a gaming PC will be much more versatile. For the regular public, I will advise a gaming PC.

    But there are some games that are difficult to play on a console. Last month, I purchased Nintendo 3DS. It is quite cool but some games require mouse like precision.

    I did not work as a games developer. I was involved in the corporate backend (ERP) applications.
    Yeah even I agree with just4kix. People who are willing to buy Console and can afford it they must go for it. If you are short with funds in your pocket I would suggest to by PC with decent config (From gaming Point of view) once and can upgrade as per their need in future.
    @Just4kix
    Oh Sorry Bro. Thought that you worked as devoloper, that's why asked you to suggest. Sorry once again.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ashishcw View Post
    Yeah even I agree with just4kix. People who are willing to buy Console and can afford it they must go for it. If you are short with funds in your pocket I would suggest to by PC with decent config (From gaming Point of view) once and can upgrade as per their need in future.
    @Just4kix
    Oh Sorry Bro. Thought that you worked as devoloper, that's why asked you to suggest. Sorry once again.
    Why apologize? None required.

    But I disagree about the money part. Consoles are not expensive - Rs. 20k at most. It is just that there is not much that one can do with a console apart from gaming. The exception is PS3 which can double up as a 3D capable blu-ray player.
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