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available 7/7; curious to try Styx and Entwined. Nice they are still including PS3 but hopefully they ween it off and just give us all PS4/Vita titles. Or maybe make some PSNow titles be F2P for a money or something to that effect.
I hope they don't offer PSNow games instead of the ones I can store locally. As an addition it's fine, as a replacement for something else not so much. PSNow doesn't really work that well imo.

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Just a hard pill to swallow when it was completely free to play online with a PS3. That was a big selling point to my buddies to convince them to dump MS and come over to game with me. I didn't have Plus on ps3, but I was well aware of the outstanding games they gave away. So when I learned I had to essentially pay to play online, it wasn't that big of a deal because I would be getting all these great games for free.

Not going to rip down walls and trade my PS4 in (i am happy w my system). But it is easy to see why people are frustrated when you essentially mandate paying when something was free, and then offer games that arent even close to what the paying customers got before (with a few exceptions).
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What I meant to say was I did download and try these indie games on PS+ but they were boring mobile graphics I deleted them right away.

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With the DLNA update, there's not a whole lot that the PS3 does which the PS4 cannot anymore. I can't think of anything off the top of my head.
DTV + DVR

This is the main reason i keep mine connected.

Oh and remote support suing BT-IR adaptor.

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Just a hard pill to swallow when it was completely free to play online with a PS3. That was a big selling point to my buddies to convince them to dump MS and come over to game with me. I didn't have Plus on ps3, but I was well aware of the outstanding games they gave away. So when I learned I had to essentially pay to play online, it wasn't that big of a deal because I would be getting all these great games for free.

Not going to rip down walls and trade my PS4 in (i am happy w my system). But it is easy to see why people are frustrated when you essentially mandate paying when something was free, and then offer games that arent even close to what the paying customers got before (with a few exceptions).
We can thank XBL for this. Had they not had success Sony wouldn't have bothered. From what i personally recall, save for a few titles, PS3 online was suspect most of the time. It is definitely a lot better this go around, hopefully due to our hostage dollars. I don't know how many games were available during PS3 era, but i personal appreciate what titles are offered, mainly because some games I completely forget about playing.

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What I meant to say was I did download and try these indie games on PS+ but they were boring mobile graphics I deleted them right away.
Should really give them a shot. Some might look like SNES titles, but they really are fun to play.

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DTV + DVR

This is the main reason i keep mine connected.

Oh and remote support suing BT-IR adaptor.
How are you DVR'ing with the PS3? Never knew this was a thing.

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Some of these indies are pretty fun. Super Exploding Zoo or whatever is addicting. Some others I tried weren't bad but there was a couple I deleted or will be deleting.
IMO, Trine 2, Valiant Hearts, Resogun, and a few others whose names escape me at the moment have been pretty darn good. Though...those have decent graphics. I can't get excited about free games that look like Atari 2600. Overall, I don't mind the indie games being thrown at us.

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Should really give them a shot. Some might look like SNES titles, but they really are fun to play.
Back in 1994 they were fun now if a game can't even have voice acting I don't want to play it.

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How are you DVR'ing with the PS3? Never knew this was a thing.
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PlayTV

Works really well, and means i dont need anything else for TV in my theatre room.
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lol...wow that is interesting and scary. Good thing I stopped using Plex, sucks for those affected, hopefully their servers are ok as well.
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I keep trying to post, and it doesn't seem to "take"... Weird. Let's see if this makes it. Anyway, I'll keep it brief since I'm tired of retyping!

Yeah, it's been annoying having mostly indie games, but some of them are fun for a short while, enough to justify PS Plus, I think. There have been a few really good ones.

Drive Club Playstation Plus version looks good from the few minutes I played. Looks like most of the cars are not available, but some are.
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Lightbulb PS4 maintains power momentarily during power outages.

I recently found out whether by design or coincidence the PS4 does not lose power if a power outage is quick enough.

Was beating some thugs heads in with Batman and was in a intense fight when the power in my neighborhood flickered 4 times. My TV and AVR fully lost power 4 times over the period of ~25 seconds. The first time I thought "bummer" lost my progress. My AVR clicked back on before my TV and I could hear the game audio still, I was VERY suprised, so I kept mashing my fighting buttons and a few second later my tv came on and I was still healthy enough to keep fighting. My power cycled 3 more times and the PS4 never missed a beat. Pretty cool. Glad I wasn't playing Destiny cause I lost internet.
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I recently found out whether by design or coincidence the PS4 does not lose power if a power outage is quick enough.

Was beating some thugs heads in with Batman and was in a intense fight when the power in my neighborhood flickered 4 times. My TV and AVR fully lost power 4 times over the period of ~25 seconds. The first time I thought "bummer" lost my progress. My AVR clicked back on before my TV and I could hear the game audio still, I was VERY suprised, so I kept mashing my fighting buttons and a few second later my tv came on and I was still healthy enough to keep fighting. My power cycled 3 more times and the PS4 never missed a beat. Pretty cool. Glad I wasn't playing Destiny cause I lost internet.
did not know. Last time this happened, everything went down and i had the lovely "scanning for problems" screen. Is your PS4 on a UPS or anything?

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Battery backups are cheap enough these days I'm considering getting one or two for my home theater gear and modem/router. As it stands, due to Florida weather and the intermittent power outages, leaving my consoles on standby for a lengthy period isn't ideal.
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Unless your "home theater" came from a box by Bose, it's not practical to put it all on battery backup because it would chew through it in moments. Unless you can engineer your own with car batteries.
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