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#2 - dabronydude
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(05/22/2013) [-]
"you got an achev, posting to facebook, twitter, tumblr"
"you are watching youtube, posting"
"you completed this game, posting"
"you got a new epic weapon, posting"

is this that future where everything is watching you?
#4 to #2 - dovahsix [OP]
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I can say with confidence that I'm going back to Playstation for the next-gen
#48 to #4 - johnserrano **User deleted account**
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#202 to #4 - zerum
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(05/23/2013) [-]
You mean the console that has a button SOLELY for the use of updating your Twitter and Facebook with stuff you've done in game?
You mean the console that has a button SOLELY for the use of updating your Twitter and Facebook with stuff you've done in game?
#5 to #4 - chuckbillrow
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(05/22/2013) [-]
the next gen is going to be great for the PC gaming master race all but the most fanboyish of core gamers will abandon the xbox which means most, like you, will go to the PS4 but some will join the master race, also the PS4's architecture is very similar to the PC's so that means less bad ports
#6 to #5 - dovahsix [OP]
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I own a console and a PC, The day I can play Kingdom Hearts on my computer will be the day I give up on consoles.
#35 to #6 - kietzu
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(05/22/2013) [-]
That's why I'll be getting a PS4 (When it's been 2-3 years and the slim version comes out (You know that's how it goes)).
Most of the series that I've been playing since childhood are PS exclusive, so I'm not going to change for a while.
#7 to #6 - chuckbillrow
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(05/22/2013) [-]
ah so kingdom hearts is the reason you buy consoles, mine is pikmin.
the day i can play pikmin on my PC... well im going to have to move my PC because i do not have nearly enough room for that motion gaming guff nintendo is putting in all its games
#26 - orangepikmin
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(05/22/2013) [-]
... So the Wii U's looking better and better now...
... So the Wii U's looking better and better now...
#51 to #26 - jimboismynameo
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(05/22/2013) [-]
nope still looks like nintendo's last attempt before they die like sega
#95 to #51 - treborsivad
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I don't think you understand.

Sega was already dead when they bit the dust, and rather die completely, they became a 3rd party developer. Nintendo is drowning in money from the 3DS sales alone. Do you want to know how much a week is made off of 3DS sales alone? 30.2 MILLION dollars.
Nintendo ain't going nowhere.
#238 to #95 - jimboismynameo
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(05/23/2013) [-]
already dead when they bit the dust.........wut

and if you had been paying attention the 3ds got off to a really bad start and thus why the wii u was released so much earlier than originally intended
#104 to #51 - sairiui
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(05/22/2013) [-]
nope still looks like ur opinion is wrong
#237 to #104 - jimboismynameo
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(05/23/2013) [-]
:3
#87 to #26 - treborsivad
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(05/22/2013) [-]
This guy gets it!
This guy gets it!
#46 to #26 - baditch
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(05/22/2013) [-]
The Wii U and 3ds didn't appeal to me much until recently when the announced a lot of first party games. That's what they needed if you ask me.
#174 to #26 - Ranpu Dentro
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I actually own and enjoy and WiiU. MH3 is the **** and ZombiU is ******* awesome.
#13 - mikaelkid
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(05/22/2013) [-]
So disappointing, honestly, the only good thing would be the voice command which I doubt would even work, and then you need an internet connection. There are a lot of people who just play offline.

I'm more excited about printable pizza
#54 to #13 - dayasalion
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(05/22/2013) [-]
the voice commands work fine now, i dont see how they can turn them bad all of a sudden. you dont need to always be connected, that was a rumour that was proven false.
#212 to #13 - anon
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(05/23/2013) [-]
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#17 to #13 - codyxvasco
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(05/22/2013) [-]
My friends xbox has voice command.

It's alright I guess.
#64 to #13 - Crusader
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(05/22/2013) [-]
It's not always online, they said that would exclude a major chunk of the consumers since internet is not reliable.
#77 to #13 - firesky
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(05/22/2013) [-]
And in Germany they still have ISDN in major parts of the country and instead of upgrading it there comes a data transfer limit
#198 to #13 - neokun
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(05/23/2013) [-]
Pri-- Printable pizzas?
#45 to #13 - angreif
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(05/22/2013) [-]
did you just say printable pizza?
bitch, now i'm more excited about that than *******ANYTHING EVER
#41 to #13 - bigmanblue
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(05/22/2013) [-]
the voice command turns out to be good

then some guys just walks past you and shouts "xbox off" and you lose an hour of your time because you forgot to save
#53 to #41 - dayasalion
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(05/22/2013) [-]
i believe i heard something about it recognizes your voice.
#30 to #13 - captainfish
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(05/22/2013) [-]
**** all this Xbox 1 noise. What's this about printable pizza?
**** all this Xbox 1 noise. What's this about printable pizza?
#39 - tostito
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(05/22/2013) [-]
#62 to #39 - pulluspardus
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(05/22/2013) [-]
so thats what Xzibit been doing these days "Pimp my Xbox!"
#156 to #62 - brenton
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(05/22/2013) [-]
#1 - therealsuperderpy
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I'd rather just that then be asked to share to facebook everytime I finished watching a show.
#21 to #1 - yunablade
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(05/22/2013) [-]
*porn

"Jimmy gave 4/5 starts to the movie 'Suck my dick or die bitch' just 2 minutes ago"

"Jimmy has ordered some lotion via Xbox One just 1 minute ago"
#116 - lolzordz
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(05/22/2013) [-]
im glad so many people are against this new entertainment system. We need simple consoles for games, not a bunch of extras we already had... i miss the old and simple days
#158 - drunkasaurus
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I guess people tuned out when MS listed a bunch of games, then said they had 15 exclusives coming out but since this was a console reveal they were going to show the games in two ******* weeks at E3 which is a ******* VIDYA GAME conference. They fixed the D-pad on the controller, and added rumble to the trigger buttons. The console is on the same level of specs as the PS4, blu ray drive8 gigs of ram, etc. Kinect now has 1080p camera and can track your heart rate and recognize faces and voices. The added the tv functionality because obviously using voice and hand gesture control is more fun than a damn remote, and you can use other xbox features while you watch tv. It all looked pretty damn cool to me if it actually works the way they showed it working....
#159 to #158 - thefuckingpatsfan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
"same level of specs as the ps4" I highly doubt that, considering microsoft couldnt even put together a ******* pre-rendered cinematic trailer that looked better than actual gameplay demos from the ps4 press conference. Not to mention the xbox one gameplay of CoD ghosts looked pretty much exactly the same as xbox 360 graphics. Plus, console reveal. Console as in video game console. Made to play video games. Bought by gamers. Showing off exclusives that didnt appeal to only frat boys (ea sports games and CoD) should've been a priority for microsoft. This was something sony understood
#167 to #159 - drunkasaurus
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(05/22/2013) [-]
Yeah, we already know they have the exact same processor, amount of ram, and use the same disk format. Maybe they have different graphics processors, but they're both supplied by the same company so I doubt it. Either way, hating on MS now is stupid until we see E3, they haven't ****** up anything yet, just been underwhelming at showing the **** you specifically wanted to see. It's worth noting that the mainstream media (forbes, cnn, news channels) all thought it was pretty cool, it's just everyone on social media has to hate on ******* ANYTHING these days. Get over yourself.
#170 to #167 - thefuckingpatsfan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I don't expect the xbox one to not have any games, but that reveal was disappointing to say the least. mostly because they DID **** up pretty bad. Online mandatory, kinect needs to be plugged in and on for the xbox to work, you'll have to pay a fee for a used game. If it wasnt for all that and the presentation appealing towards soccer moms and frat *****, i wouldn't have any qualms against the xbox one
#190 to #170 - drunkasaurus
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(05/23/2013) [-]
Kinect is mandatory for the same reason a controller is mandatory, it's part of how you control the console, for instance you sign into your account with voice and face recognition. Sure, it's kind of unnescessary but its easier for developers if they know they can count on every user having kinect functionality. The other **** is DRM, same **** that's been going on for PC games the last few years, or have we all forgotten Asassin's Creed, SimCity, Diablo 3.... Not saying I agree with it but it was pretty inevitable
#197 to #190 - thefuckingpatsfan
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(05/23/2013) [-]
it's a gimmick. it's the same reason many gamers disliked the wii. it doesnt provide an option for people who just want to play a normal ******* game without having to jump through metaphorical hoops. it's catering to pretty much everyone but core gamers at this point. and just because that **** has happened on pc doesnt mean it's okay.
#160 to #158 - whycanticaps
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(05/22/2013) [-]
what was wrong with the D-pad?
#223 to #160 - taintedangel
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(05/23/2013) [-]
it's supposed to be 4 buttons not a pseudo-control stick.
#163 to #160 - drunkasaurus
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(05/22/2013) [-]
Well I always had issues with it slipping since it was a circle instead of a cross. You know what I mean? Like if you meant to press up but hit the d-pad slightly to the right there was a chance it would register as a right because the 4 directions weren't seperated... Idk it's hard to explain
#164 to #163 - whycanticaps
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(05/22/2013) [-]
oh. I was just curious. a lot of people were not happy with the dpad, I just never used the thing haha
#189 to #158 - brettyoke
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(05/23/2013) [-]
Thank you for posting this, it's well put and it's good to see somebody who goes against the hate bandwagon every once in a while.
#228 to #189 - lvademon
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(05/23/2013) [-]
you are the ****** bandwagon everyone is against
#222 to #158 - taintedangel
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(05/23/2013) [-]
Just because it has "good*" games, doesn't mean you can play them on this thing without endless hassle from it's DRM policies.

*quotes because 'good' is a subjective term
#177 to #158 - bikester
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(05/22/2013) [-]
this picture
it kills the man
#114 - sympathyforme
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(05/22/2013) [-]
MS you done ****** up son. You better impress at E3 because the PS4 is looking mighty tempting to all but MS fanboys (and master race too).
#133 to #114 - bluelight
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(05/22/2013) [-]
i like xbox but i dont know about this one might stay with my 360
#136 to #114 - tylertortured
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I'm actually waiting for the Ouya (I think that's the spelling Idk) Because my PC is **** and it's a console run off Steam, The closest I can get to PC gaming
#143 to #136 - drunkasaurus
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(05/22/2013) [-]
Ouya is ****, it runs ********* android games. Not sure where you heard it would have steam, it has the same processor as a cell phone
#147 to #143 - tylertortured
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I read in game informer that steam was working with them on it
#151 to #147 - drunkasaurus
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(05/22/2013) [-]
Oh ok. It still doesn't come close to the power of a PS4/XB1. I'll probably get one just to have somethiing unique, I heard it's not gonna be too expensive
#155 to #151 - tylertortured
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(05/22/2013) [-]
yeah they said 100$ starting that's probably one of the cheapest consoles I've heard of,and if it sucks it's just 100$ dollars some people spend that on special editions of games
#128 to #114 - Ottovan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I'm an Xbox guy, but I'm seriously considering buying the ps4 instead
#130 to #114 - trimageryan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
Microsoft Fanboy here. PS4 is looking rather good right now, only because I haven't seen much of anything about it but as long as they don't **** up as bad as Microsoft....I may be switching alliances faster than Liquid Ocelot.

If that wasn't subtle enough, I like your profile picture.
#188 to #130 - sympathyforme
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(05/23/2013) [-]
I always appreciate a good MG reference.
#31 - robertdylan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I don't know why people are freaking out, the ability to be able to swap easily back to TV is a pretty good thing. Maybe it's just me but I really don't see the problem
#36 to #31 - anon
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(05/22/2013) [-]
No gamers watch cable TV anymore, they use the internet.
Also, it was easy, you clicked a button on your remote to switch input. Now you say/click with an Xbox rather than a remote.
#37 to #36 - robertdylan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
And that's a big deal?
#42 to #37 - bigmanblue
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(05/22/2013) [-]
its a waste of money and time for the designers of the xbox meaning they have put time and money into that rather then on a GAMING CONSOLE
we already have a tv and an easy way to switch between tv and xbox we want out gaming consoles to be ******* gaming consoles
#79 to #42 - sirwolfcat
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(05/22/2013) [-]
Just because they're adding additional features doesn't mean they're going to mess up gaming completely. I believe the gaming will be just fine and an improvement to the 360. And I'm sure you aren't going to be required to watch tv on the damn thing so you can just not use that app or whatever. Just wait for more details before you complain about the performance or features.
#235 to #79 - bigmanblue
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(05/23/2013) [-]
they can only make a console so expensive
therefore they have a limited budget for designing and making said console
the more money from that budget spent on frivilous silly things like the voice command and the tv stuff the less they have for making a good gaming console
#236 to #235 - sirwolfcat
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(05/23/2013) [-]
We have no idea what their budget for the Xbox One was nor how much of that budget was spent on what. But I do understand what you're saying, all we can do is wait and see and not jump to conclusions.
#43 to #42 - robertdylan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
Ya that makes sense, I just think that people are blowing this a little out of proportion
#157 to #37 - anon
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(05/22/2013) [-]
It's not a big deal, that's the point.
They focused on irrelevant features, not actual games.
#76 to #31 - anon
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I am rather happy to get my hands on an Xbox one. Its a blue-ray Player, it allows quick communication with your friends and has the power to play some powerful games. Yeah, Their emphasis was completely on games but if you read their website, it goes more into depth about what the gaming aspect of the system is. Half the people screaming out against it right now have only seen the reveal and have been going ape **** crazy because they didn't emphasize gaming, which is understandable. Despite that, I read all the information on the new system and I'm excited. I will have my Xbox One siting next to my Xbox 360 until they no longer make games for the 360. When they do release more games for the Xbox one, they are going to be stunning graphically. People are just too angry right now about all the other **** that Microsoft added to really look at the system for what it is. An All-In-One Media device.
#78 to #76 - robertdylan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
Exactly, they are marketing it as an "entertainment system" instead of a gaming system and everyone's in a tizzy because it's different. I do get why people are upset in terms of the release videos and all that but there are really no negative changes. People just want something new to complain about, I think.
#82 to #76 - norboro
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(05/22/2013) [-]
agreed.
#33 to #31 - aerius
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(05/22/2013) [-]
It's mostly all the other horrible ****. But the reason people are mad about the TV bit is that 90% of the press conference was about TV, not videogames.
#91 to #33 - mattmuch
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(05/22/2013) [-]
Love this argument.

The reason for a CONSOLE reveal is to show the console, showing games is for the companies that made the games to do at something like E3, they wanted to show the features for the Xbox which they did brilliantly.
#233 to #91 - aerius
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(05/23/2013) [-]
Except that E3 is being steadily moved away from by the sensible devs because it's become a bloated, corrupt gaming whorehouse that drains money from studios as they make extravagant, expensive displays to try and ply and bribe the press.
Games consoles should be ABOUT the games. Thus a console reveal should be ABOUT the games. This conference was something Microsoft wanted to show the world before E3 in order to attract more attention, and what they showed was a disgrace. If they had wanted, they could have waited for E3 for the reveal, but they didn't. www.escapistmagazine.com/videos/view/jimquisition/7358-Xbox-One-out-of-Ten
#34 to #33 - robertdylan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I watched some of it and I guess that makes sense but I really didn't see any real problems. I think people are just too scared of change to appreciate the good features
#40 to #34 - aerius
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I love change, but only when it's a positive change. The Wii U has innovative features designed for gameplay, that's a positive change (it's not to everyone's tastes, but it's still positive). Moving away from gaming entirely is objectively a negative change for what should be a gaming system. Especially because the changes to the new xbox are mostly things that everyone can already do on their existing devices, like watching TV, netflix or skype; or they are things that have tried and failed before like the kinect.
#44 to #40 - robertdylan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
Okay, good point. But like I said, I just think that people are making a big deal out of something that's hurting nobody
#124 - Ottovan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
I have only one question



Does it play games? They seem to fail to talk about that....
#139 to #124 - deathcampforjewtie
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(05/22/2013) [-]
Why the **** would you want to play games on an Xbox? That's what refrigerators are for.
#141 to #139 - Ottovan
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(05/22/2013) [-]
**** dude, I'm a ******* idiot...


No wonder my 360 sucks. It plays games!!

I'm so glad Microsoft fixed this problem...