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Comment The problem with PC gaming... (Score 1) 568

Is that you need to have an amazingly expensive and up-to-date system to play the best games without crashing. With consoles, everyone has the same software and hardware, so you don't need to worry about compatibility. Also, the good games aren't available for Linux and Mac users, alienating maybe half of the potential PC gamers.
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