SC84 - NES Golf - Feedback on Physical vs Digital, and more!

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      • LegoParsons - This podcast offers just the right amount of news and reviews to meet my needs.  Quick and to the point, the host doesn’t put in much “noisy” content, instead focusing on the biggest topics / releases.  Keep up the great work.

    • Email

      • Geoffrey Gaukroger emailed

      • Hi RJS:
        I wanted to give my input on the physical versus digital question.
        I had a PS Vita and used it a ton. I had more than 60 games. Of those 60 I had about 12 cartridges and the rest were all digital.
        I know this is very much a first world problem, but changing cartridges was a pain. I'm just saying I have really experienced this issue. Just consider over 4 plus years, playing 300 days a year.. that's 1,200 days.. and multiple games a day.. that can be thousands of cartridge changes.
        So obviously the bad things about digital:
        1. They cost more, you can't get the good prices
        2. I had to buy my own 200GB storage card for $78
        3. If you get some bad games or finish a game you don't want, you're stuck with them and can't trade them in...
        All 3 of those items add to not an insignificant amount of money, I.e. Hundreds of dollars more to go all digital..
        The advantage of all digital: user experience.. it's more fun and easier and convenient.
        For me, video games are all about fun, so yeah I'm splurging and making it a luxury item to go all digital and I'm glad I have.

    • Tweet From Rebecca

      • @RunJumpStomp RE physical+download: it's fine if it can be downloaded with a used copy as well. Likely not the case for RE Revelations 2.

    • Voicemail

      • From Justin

        • Physical cartridge needing a digital download is the worst of both worlds!

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