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Playstation 5 Big Reveal

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  1. Unlucky 13

    Unlucky 13 Team Rosen Club Member

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  3. Unlucky 13

    Unlucky 13 Team Rosen Club Member

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    I would buy a ps5 for a lot of games! But I don't expect I'll be able to find one by then.
     
  4. Dol-Fan Dupree

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    There is a dude on twitter who said they could get me one. I am very wary that it is an obvious scam. So I am not even going to try through them.
     
  5. Unlucky 13

    Unlucky 13 Team Rosen Club Member

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    I am only buying one via a big box store, where I can have a receipt and buy an extended protection plan. If that means I wait until 2023, then I guess that's what will happen.
     
  6. Unlucky 13

    Unlucky 13 Team Rosen Club Member

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    More news from chip manufacturers, this time Toshiba, that the shortage is going to last at least another year.

     
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  8. Dol-Fan Dupree

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    I have been following a few PS5 Lookout users on Twitter. I got in Twitter today and saw Amazon had PS5s for Prime users. Saw the post was only 2 minutes old. Joined primed. Ordered a Ps5. It just arrived.

    Looking forward to getting Miles Morales tomorrow.
     
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  9. Unlucky 13

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    That's awesome! Congrats, man. I hope you love it.
     
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    Thanks. I am excited. Only 26 hours until I get sell my PS4 Pro. :)
     
  11. Unlucky 13

    Unlucky 13 Team Rosen Club Member

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    My standard PS4 is completely fine with no issues, same as when I bought it seven years ago. But my problem is that more and more games are being made that take more power than my machine has, and I get a less than ideal experience because of that. I'm largely just going on hiatus from buying many games until I can get my own PS5.
     
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    Yea, it is a fine machine. Just takes 26 hours to transfer all the data over wifi.

    I am going to get the new Spider-Man game. Honestly, I didn't get a game because I didn't believe it was happening until the PS5 showed up on my doorstep
     
  13. Unlucky 13

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    Its not even the data transfer that bothers me. Its the games that push things with light and shadows and whatnot to the highest end, and while they work on the PS4 Pro and the PS5, it looks like garbage on the standard PS4. The last few editions of MLB The Show have been this way, and look far worse than ones from a few years ago. And AC Valhalla is this way also - looking much worse than Odyssey on my machine. I've read various reviews for other games that have said the same thing.
     
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    I was going to get Spider-Man today, however, I am not feeling great so I shouldn't go into stores. Getting the test. So I ordered off Amazon Prime, will get it tomorrow.

    I am looking forward to that. The other Spider-Man was the most fun I had playing a game since the first Shadow Over Mordor.
     
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    Those games don't appeal to me at all, but I know that they're incredibly popular with just about everyone else.
     
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    That's crazy. I feel like that would be right up your alley. Marvel, open-world, some lite RPG character progression.

    Color me surprised.
     
  17. Unlucky 13

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    The gameplay is just a big turnoff for me. I have no interest in playing as Spiderman at all.

    After seeing more about the game, I'm actually intrigued about the Guardians of the Galaxy. Everyone says that its similar to Mass Effect with a Marvel skin. I'm going to keep an eye on that one.

    Ultimately, what I would really love is a party based Marvel RPG game, akin to Dragon Age Inquisition. But I don't expect we'll get that any time soon.
     
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    I know, it is nuts. Spider-Man is one of the most fun games I have played period. One of the few games I played from beginning to end without a break. So much fun.
     
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    That has potential to be fun. I am wondering what the new Marvel XCom type game is going to turn out.
     
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    I haven't played one of the Marvel/Capcom games in ages. I had fun with the original arcade game when I was in college, which I guess was basically at the very end of the real arcade era. I played the PS2 version with friends a lot for a short time around 2002-2004, but haven't ever since. No strong desire to do more fighting games, really. I tried the newest Street Fighter game a while back because it was free with PS+ and didn't enjoy it.
     
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    XCom isn't a fighting game. It is a turned-based team strategy game where you fight against aliens. The company that made X-Com is making Marvel's Midnight Sun.

    I am curious if it turns out to be a fun game.
     
  22. Unlucky 13

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    I completely read your comment wrong as Marvel vs Camcom, which I had seen earlier this morning was making a comeback. My bad!
     
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  23. Stitches

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    Managed to snag a PS5 (albeit disc version) from the Sony store online, after getting through a random queue. Was the 3rd time I waited through the queue over a few months I think, but success this time.

    Now just need to get games.

    Also apparently my wife had been trying to get me one for some time, and was slightly disappointed I managed to get one myself first. She can get some games instead at least. :P
     
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    Congrats!

    My local Best Buy actually had at least one in stock last week, but I became aware far too late to get in line to have a chance. I spoke to the manager at my local Gamestop yesterday, and he said that they still have never had one in their building. He agreed that it looks like at least another year at least before stores will regularly have any.
     
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    My wife got me Ratchet & Clank (yesterday), Ghosts of Tsushima, and Deathloop (today). :yes:
     
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    You have a good wife!
     
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    Indeed I do. 10 years on Thursday.
     
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    Happy Anniversary! Having a woman that you can game with, or at least is cool with you doing so, makes the relationship a lot better.
     

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