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shingi_70

Is anyone going all digital?

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GameLord08

All digital? Wait, wait, wait. Is there some kind of option on the Vita where you can get all retail games via download-only that's been announced or something? People are mentioning that word a lot right now. O_o

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shingi_70

You didn't know all votes games will be digital and have a slight discount on the retail games. Some are on psn to purchase now.

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Well, so long as they don't eradicate physical distribution altogether, though I can see this is a step towards that direction already. Really, I still think it's too early, but then people'll argue that if we don't start now, we never will so...

I kinda like my retail games on a cartridge, save for things that originally were for PSN. Despite the discounts, I think I'll stick the traditional route, as far as I can. Except for maybe the cheaper retail games that may tickle my fancy. I may be able to bring myself to download those.

Then again, on the rare exception that there may be a big release I anticipate, and I don't have the resources to import, the download feature's a nice option. It's a good last resort, but not really something I'll tag as my main option.

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Hydrox

I got a chance to play a Vita at a GameStop the other day, and I was thoroughly impressed by it. The touchpad thingy on the back is really weird, though. XD

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My friend just got a Vita some weeks ago, and I have to say, the buttons are that of GBA sp/DS phat quality which is the superior quality all around also, those analogs really feel just as good as the DS3. I love the 3DS, but the awkward squeaky buttons pales compared to the Vita's. No doubt I'll be grabbing this lady come mid year.

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Going to leave this locked to give you guys a chance to cool down. I'll reopen it soon.

However I do want to say that this is the PS VITA DISCUSSION THREAD so please use it to, you know, discuss PS Vita and shiz instead of flinging tired old half-insults at each other.

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you'll all note that I've cleaned the crap out of this thread. now, let's talk Vita!
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shingi_70

So how is the back touchpad and how does it compare say ti the 3ds bottom screen.

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@shingi: You can't really compare a touchpad to a touchscreen.

I do hope it's responsive enough though.

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Corbs

It's VERY responsive. Maybe even more so than the front touchscreen. Very accurate.

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Ah, good to know, Corbs. I look forward to trying it out myself then.

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TheLZdragon

Karakato wrote:

My friend just got a Vita some weeks ago, and I have to say, the buttons are that of GBA sp/DS phat quality which is the superior quality all around also, those analogs really feel just as good as the DS3. I love the 3DS, but the awkward squeaky buttons pales compared to the Vita's. No doubt I'll be grabbing this lady come mid year.

Squeaky? Mine don't squeak at all. I hardly noticed any difference when I tried the Vita.

I never was a big fan of Sony's controllers. I don't understand why they insist on putting the analogs in weird places. Also, ironically I think the DS3's analogs are too big and the Vita's are too small.

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I never was a big fan of Sony's controllers. I don't understand why they insist on putting the analogs in weird places.

Weird places? You mean the most natural place for both of a person's thumbs to rest is weird for you? Besides it's not weird at all since they were the first ones to do it--everyone else who copies them is.

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komicturtle

The placement isn't that bad. Though, I prefer the Gamecube's layout over the PS2/PS3 and CCPro...

Xbox 360's layout is comfortable for me more than "side by side" sticks.

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