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How is console vs PC even an argument anymore?

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User Info: Solnot

3 years ago#1
Seriously, I can't think of anything positive that a console has over the PC right now. Unless of course you buy one for your kid to keep him off of your PC. The PC is an "all-in-one" entertainment solution. Consoles are just locked down PCs. If controllers are keeping you gaming on the console, you can just buy the same console specific controller for PC use.

I will be the first to admit that computer gaming went through something of a dark age a few years back, but now it is in the lead by a huge margin. Can someone honestly convince me of reasons to buy a console over a PC?

User Info: Two_Dee

3 years ago#2
Kingdom Hearts 3
Kingdom. Hearts. III.

User Info: Ch3wy

3 years ago#3
You can play console games online with a gamepad and still be competent.

A lot of people play only online games so that's kind of a big deal for them.
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User Info: Snuckie7

3 years ago#4
But you can play console games from the couch.
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User Info: Benjamin_Button

3 years ago#5
Exclusives like GTAV
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User Info: jokujokujoku

3 years ago#6
Exclusives. Ease of use. Lower initial cost.

User Info: fuzzyman

3 years ago#7
Snuckie7 posted...
But you can play console games from the couch.

I use a dualshock 3 for a lot of my PC gaming

User Info: mizukage2

3 years ago#8
Console only games
I mean, i never see the right bash the left on anything because the blame game causes more issues than anything-Josh

User Info: turbovirgin

3 years ago#9
They are cheaper
Easier to get setup and playing games
More likely to find friends irl with a console who you can play online with
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User Info: eragonman9

3 years ago#10
Consoles are cheaper, more portable than a desktop, and have better exclusives.
Also personal preferences.
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