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Why did you buy a Playstation 3?

#11pakathecatPosted 12/13/2012 9:43:48 AM(edited)
The NFL Sunday Ticket app, actually. We can't have a dish where we live, and since moving away from FL had been watching the Bucs games mostly at Buffalo Wild Wings, which was inconvenient, noisy, and expensive. There is a ton of complaining on the official PS3 boards about the quality of the feeds, but we haven't had many issues.

Anyways, since I already had a 360 and Wii, I didn't think at first I'd be using it much for gaming, but now it gets as much time as my 360 and way more than the Wii. I'm glad I went with the 320 gb since I'm buying tons of stuff off PSN now.

ETA: Actually, the original choice between the 360 and PS3 I made in '09 was very close, could have gone either way. I was a big PS2 fan.
#12Mattywright77Posted 12/13/2012 9:43:17 AM
Other. I like owning multiple systems, and ive played enough halo and gears to last a lifetime.
#13SDFan18Posted 12/13/2012 9:51:18 AM
Exclusives, once Uncharted 2 and God of War 3 rolled out.
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#14Chocobo115Posted 12/13/2012 9:53:06 AM
All but the blu-ray option.
Oh and I also figured japanese developers were more likely to release games on the PS3 over 360.
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#15NepentheNeoPosted 12/13/2012 9:54:11 AM
In addition to other reasons that have been mentioned, I just want to add that the PS3 controller is brilliant when you don't have Barrett-sized hands. >.>
#16rofflchopperPosted 12/13/2012 9:58:00 AM
Exclusives. But since I've had it I've also started buying all of my movies on Blu Ray.

I play multiplats on the 360 and use it for online, but I like having the PS3 for the exclusives. Sometimes it doesn't get played for a while, but it's usually worth it when an exclusive comes out.
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#17fire2boxPosted 12/13/2012 10:25:10 AM
exclusives and I already had th other 2 parts of the gaming triangle PC and Wii.

Clearly the PS3 and Wii are the base, and PC sits on top of them.
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#18gnomefromnomePosted 12/13/2012 10:26:06 AM I can play PS3 games?
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#19mogar002Posted 12/13/2012 10:28:56 AM
Because Jesus would
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#20SocialNekuPosted 12/13/2012 10:29:16 AM
free wi-fi, the tales of series, like more the ps controller