Until modern consoles started trying very hard to emulate the PC experience, but without the freedoms it affords, I would have answered: But since modern consoles HAVE become what is essentially closed-platform PC's with hardly any worthwhile exclusive content the only reason to own a console if you game on more than one platformI can say quite unabashedly, that PC gaming is truly the master race platform of choice.
It got me thinking! In the process of giving a subtle facelift to this site in readability and fonts, with new streamlined icons and dialogue boxes, I thought it was high time I brought our main Patreon page up to speed. Why do we play video games?
Why is it important to us to share those experiences even with strangers online to create conversations surrounding games? We crave the act of sharing our passions, like sustenance, like validation. Video games have the exhilarating ability to unite people across the world, from different ethnicities, languages, creeds, countries, and political inclinations.
We love them and part of our loving them is exercised by sharing them with others, from couch co-op to online discussions.
Every one of our writers across the world believes the same thing. We are riding the wave of a movement of change. We roll our eyes at click-bait as a waste of the joy of gaming. This is what all the collabs, the podcasts, the articles, the reviews are for.
We are a hub where you can meet new creators and find some of your old favorites. It will take building something new. So, will you help us?
This hub will be built by crowdfunding from those who believe. It is already being built. If you believe in the power of games to unite, help us build this future. Help us shift the paradigm and change the way people think about games writing and gaming community.The term "video game console" is used to distinguish a machine designed for consumers to buy and use solely for playing video games from a personal computer, which has many other functions, or arcade machines, which are.
Video games and console games usually means games connected to a TV, whereas arcade games means games placed in public spaces (and individual cabinets).
Computer games are occasionally taken to mean games played on a PC. The PC Classic is a tiny console for DOS games PC Gamer Newsletter Subscribe to get the best content of the week, and great gaming deals, as picked by the editors.
Learn the Pros and Cons of PC vs.
Console for Online Gaming. Search.
Search the site GO. Game Consoles. Key Concepts Basics Guides & Tutorials Installing & Upgrading Tips & Tricks How To Windows; Macs; iPad; Unlike most console games, PC games have the potential to get ridiculously complicated.
This can give a game depth, but it . Despite gaining its foothold in the lucrative gaming market, the mobile gaming is merely occupying larger piece of pie while both console and PC gaming still grow in strength in their own turfs. Console games vs.
PC games Let’s start with the console’s themselves. Maybe you’ve heard it before, but some people say PC-gaming is dying.