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User Info: wackyteen

wackyteen
3 years ago#1
the games? the fact it was another playstation? - Results (593 votes)
It was the successor to the PS2
27.32% (162 votes)
162
Exclusives
32.55% (193 votes)
193
Third party games
4.22% (25 votes)
25
A multi-purpose Blu-Ray player
6.91% (41 votes)
41
All the sequels to games I liked on PS2 were only going to be on PS3, most likely.
11.64% (69 votes)
69
I got mine as a gift
3.71% (22 votes)
22
Other
13.66% (81 votes)
81
This poll is now closed.
What was the reason?
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User Info: HadokenUnited

HadokenUnited
3 years ago#2
Bought mine with my high school graduation money because I really wanted to play Resident Evil 5 when that came out. Chose it over 360 because I didn't want a crap system that was going to constantly break down and I liked blu-rays.
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User Info: nite1017

nite1017
3 years ago#3
so i could hang out with the cool people and not kids...

User Info: keatonisballin

keatonisballin
3 years ago#4
To be honest i wouldnt have even gotten one if the ps2 had hdmi connectivity and had continued to get the newest games. But in the long run im glad i did. Its my media center as well as gaming console. I loved ps2 era games but with everything being hd now itd be hard to have the ps2 era graphics. Thats just me though. Im not graphics obsessed but they are nice as long as the game play is good.
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User Info: jammies

jammies
3 years ago#5
Other: I like video games.
I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.
Groucho Marx

User Info: mcsmellington

mcsmellington
3 years ago#6
I got mine last Christmas for the exclusives. Needless to say, I'm a bit disappointed.
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User Info: servb0ts

servb0ts
3 years ago#7
I enjoyed PS1 & PS2 so PS3 was obvious. but PS4 is unknown.
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User Info: Superfly Jo Jo

Superfly Jo Jo
3 years ago#8
I got my first PS3 because it was the successor to the PS2 and I knew MGS4 was on the horizon (got my first PS3 in either January or February 2008)
PSN: spacedirtyjerz
Black Ops 2 might have the worst online experience of any game I've ever played

User Info: Arin_Apokolips

Arin_Apokolips
3 years ago#9
Because it wasn't a 360 or a Wii.
The world is your playground.

User Info: toadieman

toadieman
3 years ago#10
Final Fantasy XIII
PSN: toadieman
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