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Do you think PCs will ever overtake consoles?

#1jdh1996Posted 7/23/2014 7:11:05 PM
I'm curious to hear some opinions
#2SenkoyPosted 7/23/2014 7:11:56 PM
No.
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#3Fade2black001Posted 7/23/2014 7:13:49 PM
Overtake them in terms of what?
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#4thasnipermasterPosted 7/23/2014 7:20:08 PM
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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#5Pepys MonsterPosted 7/23/2014 7:20:34 PM
Yes
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#6ChromaticAngelPosted 7/23/2014 7:33:00 PM
PCs have already overtaken them, so long as we are only counting one console and not all 3.
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#7b3cuPosted 7/23/2014 7:37:01 PM
Have not PCs been ahead of consoles for years now?

Seems like this topic is way out of left field...
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#8AsellusPosted 7/23/2014 7:44:24 PM
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.
#9Fade2black001Posted 7/23/2014 7:49:02 PM
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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#10YeonGoaPosted 7/23/2014 8:02:05 PM
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/