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My PS3 finally broke


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In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 7:19:49 AM PST
Lyrick_ says:
Even the original PS2 with all the end of life DRE issues has a better record than the 360, that design was simply horrible. An almost 200 watt machine, in a small little case with all stand alone cooling fins trying to cool itself with only negative pressure. Couple in the transition to lead free solder and the whole thing was a mess.

The moron that slapped that together should be fired and forced to switch career paths.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 7:21:18 AM PST
I think he was moved over to the SharePoint department cause... SharePoint is horrible.

Posted on Dec 19, 2012 7:21:20 AM PST
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In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 7:22:23 AM PST
Should the irony of that batman symbol be that someone named "The Real Spider-Man" posted it?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 7:30:16 AM PST
Lyrick_ says:
Maybe he was put in charge of the design for the Windows 8 GUI with non-touchscreen laptops in mind. But he may have been behind Sharepoint too.

Posted on Dec 19, 2012 7:32:34 AM PST
John McClane says:
How did your PS3 die during 2012? It had no games.

Posted on Dec 19, 2012 7:35:23 AM PST
Jack Burton says:
I still have my 60 gig BC ps3 but I find I'm spending way more time with PCSX2 now that it has advanced as much as it has. Also, the slew of widescreen patches for popular games has made all these ps2 "HD" re-releases on the ps3 unnecessary buys.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 7:35:26 AM PST
I can list 200+ games the PS3 got in 2012.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 7:37:07 AM PST
JWK says:
He's talking about exclusives only. Of course if systems broke from playing exclusives, not a single 360 would have RRoD'd.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 7:38:51 AM PST
All Nintendo systems in the world would be dead if this were the case.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 7:40:57 AM PST
I was going to start up Assassins Creed 3, when it broke. The first thing I did was get the game out of the system. I did not want a game to be stuck.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 7:40:58 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 19, 2012 7:46:02 AM PST
WesCyde says:
They will send you a manufacture refurbished system that is the same as yours, my 60GB BC PS3 died i waited about a year+ to send it in and got a 60GB BC in return.

Does it actually start up Thurman and just freeze at some point? if you have any other HDD for your PS3 have you tried that to see if it worked?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 7:52:46 AM PST
2.5? No. The only extra hard drives that I do have is a 3.5. So, that wont work. I believe I would have to buy one. I can check some old computer's or laptops that we dont use to see if there is any way I could use those any of those hard drives.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 8:00:18 AM PST
WesCyde says:
I only ask because when my 60 went down it would not even come on i would the power button it would beep a couple times and go back to the Red light you see in standby. I had to actually take my ps3 apart to get my game out as well.

I would try an HDD if you can just to make sure it has nothing to do with the HDD and google some things you can try, some say to let it rest for a good amount of time and then try again etc

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 8:34:32 AM PST
John McClane says:
I'm going to call you on that.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 9:07:47 AM PST
WesCyde says:
I am sure that does include PSN games too so would not be that hard

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 10:25:31 AM PST
a moment of silence

..................................................................................................................................................

Thank you

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 11:04:54 AM PST
You are are you?

If your going to tell me that 200+ games didn't come out this year on the PS3, your dead wrong. Heck, 10 or so games just came out last week.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 11:20:12 AM PST
Lyrick_ says:
No I just added them up. Including all the PSN titles I'm seeing 160 releases in 2012 for the PS3. Only 110 Without.

Using Wikipedia's 2012 in Gaming page:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2012_in_video_gaming

RETAIL:
Jak and Daxter Collection
Twisted Metal
Hyperdimension Neptunia Mk2
Tales of Graces ƒ
Yakuza: Dead Souls
Warriors Orochi 3
Starhawk
Sorcery
Record of Agarest War 2
God of War Saga
Ratchet & Clank Collection
One Piece: Pirate Warriors
Machinarium
Sports Champions 2
LittleBigPlanet Karting
Wonderbook
The Walking Dead Ep. 5: No Time Left
Under Defeat HD
MLB 12: The Show
MotorStorm: RC
Sound Shapes
Zen Pinball 2
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
Final Fantasy XIII-2
NeverDead
Soulcalibur V
Grand Slam Tennis 2
UFC Undisputed 3
Asura's Wrath
Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition
SSX
Blades of Time
Street Fighter X Tekken
Birds of Steel
FIFA Street
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations
Silent Hill: Downpour
Armored Core V
Ninja Gaiden 3
Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City
Silent Hill HD Collection
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13
Devil May Cry: HD Collection
Prototype 2
Max Payne 3
Dragon's Dogma
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier
Inversion
Dirt: Showdown
Lollipop Chainsaw
Test Drive: Ferrari Racing Legends
NCAA Football 13
Risen 2: Dark Waters
Persona 4 Arena
NHL 13
Tekken Tag Tournament 2
Dead or Alive 5
Resident Evil 6
007 Legends
Assassin's Creed III
Zone of the Enders HD Collection
Dragon Ball Z Budokai: HD Collection
Binary Domain
Battleship
BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend
Madden NFL 13
MIB: Alien Crisis
WWE '13
The Amazing Spider-Man
Skylanders: Giants
Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two
Rise of the Guardians: The Video Game
Angry Birds Trilogy
Doom 3: BFG Edition
NBA 2K13
Need for Speed: Most Wanted
The Darkness II
Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning
Syndicate
Mass Effect 3
Ridge Racer Unbounded
UEFA Euro 2012
Sniper Elite V2
Game of Thrones
London 2012: The Official Video Game
Spec Ops: The Line
AFL Live: Game of the Year Edition
Darksiders II
Sleeping Dogs
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron
Borderlands 2
F1 2012
Pro Evolution Soccer 2013
The Testament of Sherlock Holmes
Dishonored
XCOM: Enemy Unknown
Of Orcs and Men
Medal of Honor: Warfighter
Call of Duty: Black Ops II
F1 Race Stars
Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse
Hitman: Absolution
Far Cry 3
Lego The Lord of the Rings: The Video Game
Major League Baseball 2K12
Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes
Brave
FIFA 13
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed
Just Dance 4

PSN:
Amy
Puddle
The Simpsons Arcade Game
Worms: Ultimate Mayhem
Journey
Shoot Many Robots
Closure
I Am Alive
Skullgirls
The House of the Dead 4
The Legend of Dragoon
PixelJunk 4am
Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock
Tomba!
Quantum Conundrum
Dyad
Papo & Yo
Jojo's Bizarre Adventure HD
Retro/Grade
Way of the Samurai 4
Rock Band Blitz
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD
The Walking Dead: Episode 3
Anomaly: Warzone Earth
Double Dragon Neon
Jet Set Radio HD
Grand Theft Auto III
Marvel vs. Capcom Origins
Tokyo Jungle
Nights into Dreams HD
Sonic Adventure 2
The Walking Dead: Episode 4
Joe Danger 2: The Movie
Killzone HD
The Unfinished Swan
Ōkami HD
Fighting Vipers
Sonic the Fighters
Virtua Fighter 2
Guilty Gear XX Λ Core Plus
Black Knight Sword
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
Sine Mora
Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault
Retro City Rampage
NFL Blitz
Rayman 3 HD
Wrecked: Revenge Revisited
Naughty Bear: Panic in Paradise
Guardians of Middle-earth

Posted on Dec 19, 2012 11:26:24 AM PST
Wow

Posted on Dec 19, 2012 11:27:42 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 19, 2012 11:30:16 AM PST
That's an incomplete list because I bought some games that came out this year that aren't on it. Legasista for example.

Even still, that's pleeeenty of games.

Also, side not, I include PS1 releases as well, unless none of those came out this year, I thought I saw a bunch though.

Oh, and does that include Japanese releases as well?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 11:30:01 AM PST
Lyrick_ says:
Well then go update wikipedia.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 11:31:04 AM PST
I can't

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 11:32:27 AM PST
Lyrick_ says:
It's wikipedia, everyone can!

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012 11:33:04 AM PST
Well i can eventually just not now. :p I'm at work, I can't even go there.
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