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Is console gaming in its death throes?

#1MashYouGoodPosted 8/19/2013 8:17:23 PM
This: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/97047-thank-you-farmville-pc-gaming-will-soon-overtake-consoles

and, of course,

this: http://i.imgur.com/Tl0AAFu.jpg

Seems to be a pretty accurate forecast given the rise of Steam etc. Discuss:
#2DerPancakePosted 8/19/2013 8:19:06 PM
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G_xHueP7bQ0
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#3Snuckie7Posted 8/19/2013 8:19:44 PM
http://i.imgur.com/Ytl7W.jpg
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#4ChromaticAngelPosted 8/19/2013 8:21:19 PM
literally an article from 2011
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#5ThunderPotatoPosted 8/19/2013 8:28:50 PM
ChromaticAngel posted...
literally an article from 2011


as opposed to being figuratively an article from 2011
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#6Lemur_HPosted 8/19/2013 8:33:23 PM
ChromaticAngel posted...
literally an article from 2011


fffffffffff you
#7arleasPosted 8/19/2013 8:59:49 PM
Farmville is still relevant?

From: MashYouGood | #001
Discuss


NO U
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#8ThePCElitistPosted 8/19/2013 10:04:38 PM
PC gaming
Farmville

Pick one.
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#9PanopictonguyPosted 8/19/2013 10:39:23 PM
That article is stupid. It's basically saying PC gaming will full heartedly shift towards Micro-transactions and "For-Friends" games and become the new "gaming."

I guess in 2015 the most sold Multi-Platform title will be Call Of Duty: Modern Farming With Friends
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#10ZalteraPosted 8/20/2013 12:28:52 AM
http://i.imgur.com/Ytl7W.jpg


I wish I had a way of fixing that banding.
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