quote: As 360 has ATI graphics, games work better with ATI hardware in general.
quote: And Cell processor(s), even if not fully utilised at present, should have more than enough grunt not to be bottleneck, even if code it runes is far from optimised... surely not only half of 360 speed!
quote: how the system is selling has nothing to do with it
quote: Course the Cell is really no different than an Athlon or Core 2
quote: Sony has been trying to keep it all in house, but sometimes the company can't do such, that's why the PS3 sporting an Nvidia RSX.
quote: Microsoft on the other hand is extremely dependent on outside companies to create their Xbox 360.
quote: Why do you think Microsoft didn't bother using an already existing proc, like they did with the original Xbox?
quote: Regarding the Xbox360 GPU subsystem a.k. Xenos, its a joint approach by M$ and ATI for which its a 60% ATI part but the IP lies with M$. This means the Xenos IS a M$ thing.
quote: What you also have to know, is that the PS3's cell processor might be complicated to write for, but the development for it is not going to stop. They'll be new, smaller, faster Cell processors in the future. I find it highly likely that it'll power the next iteration of Playstation.
quote: The real ironic part is that although the PS3 might not get the gaming glory, its Blu Ray player is winning the format war.
quote: The problem is not the development environment, it is the hardware.
quote: it was out intent to put out the best possible with Madden across 10 platforms
quote: If you want to make a PS3 game, for the love of God, spend the budget required to do so.
quote: Certainly if ANYONE can throw money at a project in order to do it right, you are the one to do so.
quote: We all know this, yet somehow both still keep doing it to us.
quote: When will we learn?
quote: I'm with ya 100%. But my point is that I *just can't stand it* when they try and pass it off like they just can't make it happen for some reason OTHER THAN the fact that they just won't pony up the resources necessary to pull it off. Plain and simple.
quote: You keep making it sound like EA's just too stubborn to invest in the PS3 version.