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Topic # 114480 20-Feb-2013 21:42 Send private message


A place where a discussion can be had prior to the gaming consoles release, starting with the annoucement event, which is being streamed live from many places, I'll be watching it at 

http://www.gameplanet.co.nz/orbis/features/1022881.20130220.Live-stream-PlayStation-reveal-event/

In case other people are looking for a place. 

After it's release this will be a good place for people to discuss how they like it, and what issues they are having with it. 





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  Reply # 766804 21-Feb-2013 08:01 Send private message

My guess is the new unit will support Ultra HD, maybe also load games from "cloud" as well as blu-ray

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  Reply # 766945 21-Feb-2013 12:15 Send private message

"over the next couple of hours...."

WTF? how long does it take to announce the PS4?

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  Reply # 766947 21-Feb-2013 12:15 Send private message

NonprayingMantis: "over the next couple of hours...."

WTF? how long does it take to announce the PS4?


Your telling me! ive got to go out in an hour. hoping that they get to the good stuff quickly!

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  Reply # 766950 21-Feb-2013 12:16 Send private message

"8GB GDDR RAM and 'massive' local storage"

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  Reply # 766951 21-Feb-2013 12:18 Send private message

dual shock 4 looks like DS3, but with a touch pad, headphone jack, and light bar for identifying players
also has camera for tracking player location

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  Reply # 766953 21-Feb-2013 12:19 Send private message

NonprayingMantis: "over the next couple of hours...."

WTF? how long does it take to announce the PS4?


Yeah, that was a bit off-putting... 






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  Reply # 766955 21-Feb-2013 12:24 Send private message

play off partial download. will be good for bigger games

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  Reply # 766956 21-Feb-2013 12:25 Send private message

Bet it won't allow you to play secondhand games on it..




Regards,

Old3eyes

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  Reply # 766957 21-Feb-2013 12:26 Send private message

facebook integration for playing with 'real life friends'

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  Reply # 766958 21-Feb-2013 12:26 Send private message

Was buffering every few seconds, so refreshed the page.. Now its gone offline. damn

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  Reply # 766960 21-Feb-2013 12:28 Send private message

predownloading in thebackground of games it thinks you might want to buy so that when you do buy it, it is available immediately. Nice idea.... if broadband data is unlimited or unmetered

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  Reply # 766969 21-Feb-2013 12:30 Send private message

NonprayingMantis: predownloading in thebackground of games it thinks you might want to buy so that when you do buy it, it is available immediately. Nice idea.... if broadband data is unlimited or unmetered


yeah that feature does not appeal to me at all, even with an unlimited internet plan.

Is the feed down for anyone else?

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  Reply # 766970 21-Feb-2013 12:30 Send private message

Gakai (cloud gaming) guy just came on


real time 'drop in and play' demos for games. aka try before you buy

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  Reply # 766971 21-Feb-2013 12:31 Send private message

garvani: Alternative stream here


Hmm, working on Twitch still :)

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