Holy shit you actually won one? That’s awesome.
It’s not only the cost advantage, it’s just that the majority of people don’t have 4K TVs for the Series X to be worth it when it comes to comparing tradeoffs. If you don’t have a 4K TV it’s almost a waste to go for the Series X. If you plan on getting a 4K TV to utilise the Series X then you’re really spending a bit… Read more
I’m privileged enough that I’ve usually ended up having each console of every generation at some point, even if sometimes it’s a few years later. For the last decade or so there’s been so much redundancy between PS and Xbox, and especially with the most recent generation, as they largely had the same power, the same… Read more
Originally THPS was supposed to be a downhill racing game. That’s what Tony wanted. Thankfully Activision was like “That’s boring as shit” and made the best games ever. Note that Tony finally got what he wanted years later, and of course.... it sucked. Downhill Jam is terrible.
When I was a kid, we were blown away by this:
“Once again”? SNES games were $50, and often $60. N64 games were $60, and often $70 (e.g., Super Mario 64, Killer Instinct, Pilotwings). During this, PS1 and PS2 games were never more than $50. Heck, regular NES games cost $50 30 years ago. Nintendo has never been the cheap player on the block (Edit: Didn’t think… Read more
I think at one point your argument was right, but imo the $60 price point is a non-issue. Most publishers release multiple editions of games now, and actively marketing the higher priced editions, and we’ve also seen a more diverse pricing range for games because of independent publishing and I suspect the various… Read more
That’s fast. A one month notice. Mixer at least seemed to have been picking up a little steam the last few months. But who the hell watches Facebook gaming? It’s not even easy to find. It’s so mired in the existing Facebook architecture that it’s confusing to tell if what your viewing is FB gaming or some other FB… Read more