PlayStation 3 - Retro or not?

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Re: PlayStation 3 - Retro or not?

Post by mrmessy » Wed Jan 02, 2019 10:01 pm

No way, Pedro! In fact, could we please remove ALL post-16bit content from the magazine, thanks. Bloomin modern 3D stuff! No!

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Re: PlayStation 3 - Retro or not?

Post by SpecChum81 » Wed Jan 16, 2019 2:48 pm

No, not yet!

The PS3 is my favourite current/modern era console, and some PS3 games are most certainly on my all time favourite list (GTA IV, WWE 2K16, Red Dead Redemption, Bioshock, Borderlands), but I wouldn't consider it retro just yet, especially when there are still games being released...
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Re: PlayStation 3 - Retro or not?

Post by gunbladelad » Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:41 am

To me the PS3 is definitely not "retro".

My own view on what is or not retro is that is MUST be at least 2 generations old with no support from the copyright holder.

As such, at present the Wii is NOT Retro - at least until the end of the month when they shut down ALL the online services for the system...
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