This is a split board - You can return to the Split List for other boards.

Why did you buy a Playstation 3?

  • Topic Archived
You're browsing the GameFAQs Message Boards as a guest. Sign Up for free (or Log In if you already have an account) to be able to post messages, change how messages are displayed, and view media in posts.
  1. Boards
  2. PlayStation 3
  3. Why did you buy a Playstation 3?

User Info: blackcry77

blackcry77
4 years ago#111
I was born playing the PS1, grew up with the PS2 along with my PSP, and now with my PS3 with a potential buy for the Vita. I just love Playstation.
I'm an otaku, gamer, and writer. Love these things and I don't care if you don't.
http://www.gamefaqs.com/boards/652997-tekken-tag-tournament-2/63435382

User Info: YoshioKST

YoshioKST
4 years ago#112
There were many reasons:

* I wanted the best version of any Final Fantasy games on the console, so far that gives me the superior version of FFXIII and confirmation for FFXIV:ARR.

* I'm not paying for online play if it's not an MMO.

* I wanted a controller that's good for fighting games. No, the 360's controller dpad is garbage, if you google any opinion on the 360 dpad you'll know so.

* I wanted to play Valkyria Chronicles. Then came Uncharted and InFamous too.

* I wanted a reliable console.
' Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win.' - Sun Tzu

User Info: Gdboyratedloud

Gdboyratedloud
4 years ago#113
free online
PSN: JamesDeanONdaLOW
little did I know, James Dean was actually on the down low.

User Info: leopoldshark

leopoldshark
4 years ago#114
Couple reasons:
-I'm a sucker for Greek mythology and God of War delivers.
-I never owned a PS2 and the PS3 has the collections of older games.
-Way to play multiplats that aren't on PC

User Info: Nairodmatic

Nairodmatic
4 years ago#115
I chose third-party games. The price had recently dropped to $299 and I did enjoy the PS2 quite a bit.

When an American company threw their hat in the console race, I would have happily bought one-until it was said that it was Microsoft. I saw hardware issues coming from a mile away.

Nintendo started losing me with the 64, but I idiotically gave them not one, but two more chances. I know there are more than kid/party games on Wii, but I've "outgrown" Nintendo.
Gamecube didn't seem to offer a whole lot to me either.
Maybe video games should cost less than 20 million and take less than 3 years to make. Because $60 a pop is some b*******!

User Info: TomoEK9

TomoEK9
4 years ago#116
I got it for its exclusives and so I can play my backlog of PS2 games, I was fortunate enough to get one of the last MGS4 bundles in my area, otherwise I wouldn't have ever bothered with a PS3.

User Info: MourningReigns

MourningReigns
4 years ago#117
Because I was stupid.
I finally won a mod dispute. Too bad it got overturned a day after my suspension ended.

User Info: LazyBro

LazyBro
4 years ago#118
Clone of Duty
PSN ID: DJay_Firenz. DD Pawn: Scarlet - lvl 150+ Sorcerer - Scath/Util.
Clearing my backlog: Dragon's Dogma, XCOM, Warriors Orochi 3, Resonance of Fate

User Info: Amnesiac30

Amnesiac30
4 years ago#119
To play CoD without paying for Xbox Live
Seahawks to the Superbowl 2012

User Info: wackyteen

wackyteen
4 years ago#120
From: MourningReigns | #117
Because I was stupid.

Did you not get what you wanted?
The name is wackyteen for a reason. Never doubt.
  1. Boards
  2. PlayStation 3
  3. Why did you buy a Playstation 3?

Report Message

Terms of Use Violations:

Etiquette Issues:

Notes (optional; required for "Other"):
Add user to Ignore List after reporting

Topic Sticky

You are not allowed to request a sticky.

  • Topic Archived