5 hidden costs of game consoles

You’ve hidden-costs-game-consolesscrimped and saved, skipping lunches and selling old games on eBay, and now, finally, you’ve got the $400 or $500 you need for a next-generation console.

But despite what the price tag might say, that’s not quite enough. In fact, it’s not even close.

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With console launches, it’s game time for Sony and Microsoft

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The unveiling of Sony’s PlayStation 4 on Nov. 15 and Microsoft’s Xbox One on Nov. 22 doesn’t just mark a new console cycle but is a new start of sorts for the companies: The former is trying to right the ship after years of losses, while the latter is moving to expand its empire beyond the PC desktop.

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5 reasons to hang on to your current game console

Now 5-reasons-current-consoles-top630that Sony and Microsoft are finally talking about their next generation console systems, all eyes are on the future of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

But despite the marketing shift, the majority of gamers won’t pick up either machine this holiday season — and it could be several years before they do so.

And, frankly, that’s just fine.

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