Playing games on your PS3 is an out of the world experience. Several features included in the PS3 gaming console make it the ultimate platform for gamers. Features like connectivity with PlayStation portable, vigorous multimedia capabilities, use of high definition optical disc format i.e. Blu-ray disc and the unified online gaming service which the PS3 fully supports. Such unmatched features have earned PS3 the much deserved public attention and worldwide sales of about 33.5 million units as of December 31, 2009.
The PS3 uses a high-definition optical disc format, the Blu-ray disc as its primary storage medium with a storage capacity of 50GB per dual layered disc.
A wide range of PS3 game genres are available including action, adventure, strategy, construction & management simulation, action-adventure, role-paying, first-person shooters, tactical shooters, puzzles, vehicle simulation and life simulation. PS3 supports detailed video game graphics and offer gamers with a real-to-life gaming experience. As of March 31, 2009 a total of 174.9 million games have been sold for the PlayStation 3 console. The stats speak for themselves!
When buying PS3 games you would find it hard to resist the temptation of restricting yourself to one genre. Every PS3 game is complete-entertainment beamed on one of the BD discs. You can shop for PS3 games online on different websites, read reviews along the way and have a look at screen-shots from game play including flash videos featuring the game clippings. Reputed websites not only offer PS3 games for sale but they also include user & editor ratings along with price comparison that give you a better picture before you secure the deal.
When buying PS3 videos games make sure that you buy your own copy and avoid games that are ripped or cracked & advertised with the guarantee of providing the same gaming experience as the original one. Buying game discs that are cracked or ripped is not only a copy right infringement but also a waste of money because the PS3 consoles has built-in digital rights management feature and stringent copy protection checks. So, it’s always a prudent choice to buy your own gaming disc.
Different genre of PS3 games have made it to the top of the charts and attributed as ‘game of the year’. While buying PS3 games take your time to read reviews and watch game play before you actually buy the game. Most websites also provide walk-throughs & cheats that would drastically change the game play. Some of the top rated PS3 games are Heavy Rain, Grand Theft Auto IV, Resident Evil 6, Assassin’s Creed II, Battle Field: Bad Company 2, Call of Duty 4, Prince of Persia, Braid, Unchartered 2: Among Thieves, Dragon Age: Origins, FIFA Soccer 10, Batman: Arkham Asylum and many others.