Microsoft drop mandatory Kinect

Discussion in 'Video Games' started by Gunny, May 13, 2014.

  1. Fry

    Fry #BringJalenHome

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    Lol. Surprised?

    Two of my friends got PS4s. I'll be getting one in a month or two. I'm really in no hurry since I still have three games on PS3 to beat and the only game I'm interested in playing on PS4 is MLB The Show 14.
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  2. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith Most poverty RB core.

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    I miss arcades. There was nothing like going to the arcade in the mall, and getting my butt kicked by the teenagers in Mortal Kombat II.
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  3. The Playmaker

    The Playmaker pineapple pizza party

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    It would be pretty funny if PS4 cut 50 bucks off their price, won't happen but would interesting to see how Microsoft would react.
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  4. RTH

    RTH Meh...

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    Agreed. That filled my youth while my mom shopped.
    But... eventually, it became nothing but fighting games and even DDR-type games. Also kept getting more and more expensive. Pretty much priced themselves out of business. If they'd stayed reasonable, I still would spend time there even after getting the newest game console.
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  5. Gunny

    Gunny Lord and Master Tip Jar Donor

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    I actually won't be surprised if this happens.
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  6. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith Most poverty RB core.

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    I think they stopped making arcade games, for the most part. Good home consoles killed the business, I think. You will find games that were made for the arcades, but not many that crossover to the consoles very often. I remember playing games in arcades a long time before they ever reached SNES/Sega or whatnot.

    In Japan, It's still big, I hear. But home consoles can match the audio and video of Arcade machines now, so I think it's just a bygone era.
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