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What is the benefit of buying digital PS3 games over physical PS3 games?

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2 years ago#1
Can someone explain to me what the benefits of digital over physical are for buying new PS3 games?
2 years ago#2
They can't be stolen? That is the only good thing i can think about it
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2 years ago#3
No getting up and switching discs
2 years ago#4
You dont have to hear that annoying noise the spinning disk makes?

Also the convenience of not having to leave your house.
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2 years ago#5
(1) Takes up less real estate in your house/ room.
(2) HOYT777 posted...
No getting up and switching discs

(3) Can't hurt the disc

That being said, I do prefer physical copies to digital. But, I typically have both depending on the situation.
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2 years ago#6
It saves fat people from having to leave the house or having to get up and put the disc in the console.
2 years ago#7
Gameshare pay half price.
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2 years ago#8
Cannot be stolen or broken or scratched. Always tied to your account so if your PS3 breaks you can redownload them good as new.
2 years ago#9
Besides not having to get up to switch disks there isn't much. If your PS3 gets stolen your physical games probably will too but with digital you can re-download them onto a new ps3 should you get a new one. Of course the risk here is that this is only available so long as PSN is up. Once it goes down you get hammered as you can't make a back up and put it on a new ps3 should your old one break or be stolen.

Physical is the way to go unless you have a high chance of being robbed.
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2 years ago#10
Sorry you lack the intelligence needed to understand sch a simple concept. Allow me to list some benefits.

Faster than going to the store
Less wear and tear on your Blu Ray drive
2 copies of the game for the price of one
Can't lose/break
Having all your games on your HDD means no disk swapping
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