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Disc-swapping isn't a "problem"

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It's not exactly a "problem" but in this day in age where we have technology that prevents disc swapping, it seems a litte "old." 5 years from now would you still want to swap discs on ths next gen consoles? Its just the matter of advancement of technology which sony decided to embrace.



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If I had to make an analogy, I'd say disc swapping is like using a wired controller.  It's absolutely fine but better options exist.  It won't hinder the experience and most people don't care in the slightest.



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I don't like disc swapping but it beats cum swapping any day.

OMG what did I just say??



People are still arguing over this? Man, this generation is full of cry babies.

"Oh noooo I have to get up to change disk!!! :( "

"Oh noooo I have to wait 10min for the game to install!!! :( "

"Oh noooo I have to do things and wait for things in life boohoo!!!"

Yeah shut the f*ck up and enjoy what you get in life until someone takes it from you. Some of you need a slap on the back of your head.



If you're concerned about waiting, installing the game to the HD will probably save 100x the amount of time that disc swapping takes.



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d21lewis said:

I was just reading the comments in the L.A. Noire review and saw that there is an unexpectd benefit to disc swapping:  Sharing!

Some guy said that he didn't buy the game.  He borrowed disc one from a friend and is playing the discs as his friend is finishing them.  I guess it was pretty obvious but I never even considered this!  So my friend, Jake (D11) was interested in L.A. Noire.  I can just finish disc one and loan it to him without a care in the world.  He can play the game without spending the $60 that I spent and I can continue playing it, too. Pretty sweet!


how the hell have I not thought of this before?