As you can tell by my username I'm a big fan of Dark Souls. Dark souls is the only game I've played for the last three months and I've new game+ed 4 times. I'm a 360 owner only so I never got to play the original Demon's souls. Is Demon's souls good enough to buy a whole new console for?
Should I buy a PS3 for Demon's souls?
I'm generally against the idea of suggesting anybody buy a platform for one single game. Demon's Souls is a great game, but if that's absolutely the only thing you'd play on your PS3...then no.
If however, you are interested in the wide library of stuff the PS3 has in addition to that (it has some fantastic exclusive stuff, especially on the PSN) then I say go for it. PS3s are relatively affordable these days, and there's a lot of good stuff on it.
I can never, in good conscience, say that buying a console for 1 game is a good idea though.
@bighat_logan: Personally, I've been really loving Demon's Souls. If it's the only game you'll ever play on the system ever, then, no, probably not. But having another platform to purchase games for and a Blu-ray player isn't half bad. I recently picked one up just so I could play all the console exclusives from the past, e.g. Heavy Rain, Killzone, Uncharted, etc.
I picked up Demons Souls today as i saw it cheap. everyone recently has been talking about Dark Souls and I was going to pick that up until this jumped out at me and I thought hey why not play them in order. Have i made a wise move? Thrown myself in at the deep end? Will i make it through before dark Souls becomes a classics title?
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