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Why did you buy a Playstation 3?
It's a game system. They're kind of "my thing."
Exclusives, Blu-Rays, and PS1 Classics (although that might be considered exclusives, as well).
I got mine last Christmas for the exclusives. Needless to say, I'm a bit disappointed.
Well taking a quick look at your games collection, you haven't played:
God of War 1
God of War 2
God of War 3
Metal Gear Solid 4
Gran Turismo 5
"If you're going to kick authority in the teeth, you might as well use both feet"
Uncharted, Uncharted 2, Uncharted 3, Metal Gear Solid 4 and Little Big Planet 2. All multiplats go to my PC and 360.
I haven't turned it on in months. Been waiting for The Last Of Us. That's going to be awesome.
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Was sick of the Wii not having any games I wanted, and the PS3 had Valkyria Chronicles, with the Skies characters making an appearance in it (<3 SoA, it was one of the few games I said I'd buy a console for a sequel to, and Valkyria seemed the closest I was ever going to get).
So, it was my first non-Nintendo console. The Tales games it's getting now might also have tempted me over, if Valkyria hadn't.
Cause it had Virtua Fighter 5 on release, and once it was released on 360 in a much better adaptation the PS have been collecting dust fo a while, till Little Big Planet.
All-purpose Blu-Ray Player. I'm an entertainment kind of guy, which means I generally spend hundreds (if not thousands, I don't honestly keep track) on multi-media entertainment every year. When the choice was either $600 or more* for the Xbox or $300 for the PS3, I was pretty sold.
*This being the price of an Xbox and the Blu-Ray player needed to upgrade to Blu-Ray.
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mcsmellington posted...I got mine last Christmas for the exclusives. Needless to say, I'm a bit disappointed.
I played a lot of those on other peoples PS3's:
Uncharted 1 and 2 were on a housemates PS3. 3 I played on my own, and finished it. It should be on my list >_>
Killzone 3 I played a few hours of on my PS3, but didn't like it. I played the first on PS2 and just found the characters and universe utterly boring.
Resistance 1, 2 and 3 should all be on my profile, I played them all on my PS3. They're enjoyable, but hardly an exclusive worth buying a console for.
GoW1/2 I played on PS2, 3 should be on my profile, I only played it a few months back. Solid series, but again nothing I'd consider worthy of buying a console for.
Infamous 1 I played on a housemates console, 2 I played on my own when I bought it. Didn't think much of the series tbh, you feel like the worlds weakest superhero.
Heavy Rain, played on another console. Loved it, a fantastic game.
MGS4, played on another console. Probably the biggest disappointment this generation. It was playable, but such a massive step down compared to 3.
GT5- don't play racing games tbh.
So I've played the majority of that list, just most of it was a few years back on someone else's network ID.
The best exclusive I've played is Journey, that's a truly brilliant experience.
EDIT: Are you looking at my Gamefaqs collection? I only started using that recently, so it's missing games I traded in (I've played hundreds more games than that, I just trade or eBay them when I'm done).
Exclusives. Uncharted/Infamous/God of War/Last of Us. Everything else I buy for either 360 or PC, as all of my friends play those, I'm one of the few with w PS3.
exclusives, third party games, sequels, to play certain games not running well on my current PC without thinking about requirements, and arcade ports.