Re: Game boxes

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From: Tom Whore (
Date: Tue Oct 31 2000 - 08:59:04 PPET

On Tue, 31 Oct 2000, Eugene Leitl wrote:

--]A good gamer's PC will always outperform a dedicated game station,

Also add to teh equation a KEYBOARD, third party periphs like the Claw and
personaly moded track/key pads, better development tools and developers
in general, a wider user base of gamers to compete with, expandable
systems for future growth, uses other than games and the ability to BUILD
YOUR OWN rather than being tied to a single source for your HW needs .

Its the last point that is interesting in that most gmae machine makers
(Sony, Sega, Apple, etc) still have not hit on.

--] > Hmmmm, a William Gibson near future in which grade-school kids are
--] > running bootleg hacked Mac OS X server on their Nintendo boxes in
--]OS X running on 40 MBytes, and no swap? Doubtful.

Qnx defintley. MacOsX, why bother. THe game platform will probably have
more usefull warez for it than apple can offer.

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