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2 years ago#1
I'm curious to hear some opinions
2 years ago#2
No.
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2 years ago#3
Overtake them in terms of what?
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2 years ago#4
Fade2black001 posted...
Overtake them in terms of what?


Probably means hardware, because there are many more console owners than there are gaming pc owners
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2 years ago#5
Yes
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2 years ago#6
PCs have already overtaken them, so long as we are only counting one console and not all 3.
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2 years ago#7
Have not PCs been ahead of consoles for years now?

Seems like this topic is way out of left field...
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2 years ago#8
In what particular metric? We already do in a couple.
http://hexus.net/gaming/news/industry/69141-global-pc-games-market-revenue-overtakes-consoles/
http://hexus.net/gaming/news/pc/72077-pc-gaming-hardware-market-worth-215-billion/

League of Legends is the world's most-played game with over 27 million unique players a day.
http://www.pcgamer.com/2014/01/27/27-million-people-play-league-of-legends-every-day/

Steam has more active user accounts than X-Box Live.
http://www.escapistmagazine.com/news/view/129176-Steam-Surpasses-Xbox-Live-With-65-Million-Users

So on and etc.
2 years ago#9
thasnipermaster posted...
Fade2black001 posted...
Overtake them in terms of what?


Probably means hardware, because there are many more console owners than there are gaming pc owners


Console gamers are truly ignorant.
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2 years ago#10
thasnipermaster posted...
Fade2black001 posted...
Overtake them in terms of what?


Probably means hardware, because there are many more console owners than there are gaming pc owners


Except that they've already been overtaken in terms of "hardware"
http://www.vg247.com/2014/07/12/pc-gaming-hardware-worth-double-console-gaming-market-value-report/
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