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    PS4 Camera required at all times to play?

    I was a bit confused on the camera, is it just a better camera for the move or more? So do you have to have the camera plugged in all the time so it can detect your controller and display some colors like in-game health on that light bar? Or can you just play a regular game without that, yes i'll say it; gimmicky. That's what it seems like so far, but other than that I am really hyped for PS4 !

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    I'm pretty sure it won't be an always on thing. That would bring my paranoia to an all-time high.
    "The biggest adversary in our life is ourselves. We are what we are, in a sense, because of the dominating thoughts we allow to gather in our head. All concepts of self-improvement, all actions and paths we take, relate solely to our abstract image of ourselves. Life is limited only by how we really see ourselves and feel about our being. A great deal of pure self-knowledge and inner understanding allows us to lay an all-important foundation for the structure of our life from which we can perceive and take the right avenues.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PeanutButterMunky View Post
    I'm pretty sure it won't be an always on thing. That would bring my paranoia to an all-time high.
    See that's the thing, I was worried they would want it always on to spy on you, like the Xbox 720 is rumored to do.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chickachicka54 View Post
    See that's the thing, I was worried they would want it always on to spy on you, like the Xbox 720 is rumored to do.
    I'll make sure to have the camera angled toward my shower during my 'sexy time', then.
    "The biggest adversary in our life is ourselves. We are what we are, in a sense, because of the dominating thoughts we allow to gather in our head. All concepts of self-improvement, all actions and paths we take, relate solely to our abstract image of ourselves. Life is limited only by how we really see ourselves and feel about our being. A great deal of pure self-knowledge and inner understanding allows us to lay an all-important foundation for the structure of our life from which we can perceive and take the right avenues.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PeanutButterMunky View Post
    I'll make sure to have the camera angled toward my shower during my 'sexy time', then.
    I was thinking more towards the cats litter box, but that's just me!


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    Quote Originally Posted by snooper71 View Post
    I was thinking more towards the cats litter box, but that's just me!
    Either way, lol.
    "The biggest adversary in our life is ourselves. We are what we are, in a sense, because of the dominating thoughts we allow to gather in our head. All concepts of self-improvement, all actions and paths we take, relate solely to our abstract image of ourselves. Life is limited only by how we really see ourselves and feel about our being. A great deal of pure self-knowledge and inner understanding allows us to lay an all-important foundation for the structure of our life from which we can perceive and take the right avenues.

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    This could be an awesome thing that works out in my favor. Turn the thing on before a chick comes over, knock that thing out on my couch for a good solid 30 minutes- 1 hour, and then re-watch my conquest later on the following day.

    Le Her- "What's that blue light?"

    Le Me- "Nothing baby, just a video game I was playing before you came over....." Mwhahahaahaahahahahaa.


    I don't really need a water cooler/remote control as of right now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by unicron7 View Post
    This could be an awesome thing that works out in my favor. Turn the thing on before a chick comes over, knock that thing out on my couch for a good solid 30 minutes- 1 hour, and then re-watch my conquest later on the following day.

    Le Her- "What's that blue light?"

    Le Me- "Nothing baby, just a video game I was playing before you came over....." Mwhahahaahaahahahahaa.
    Before she came over... and then she came again.

    Giggity.
    "The biggest adversary in our life is ourselves. We are what we are, in a sense, because of the dominating thoughts we allow to gather in our head. All concepts of self-improvement, all actions and paths we take, relate solely to our abstract image of ourselves. Life is limited only by how we really see ourselves and feel about our being. A great deal of pure self-knowledge and inner understanding allows us to lay an all-important foundation for the structure of our life from which we can perceive and take the right avenues.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PeanutButterMunky View Post
    Before she came over... and then she came again.

    Giggity.


    I don't really need a water cooler/remote control as of right now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chickachicka54 View Post
    I was a bit confused on the camera, is it just a better camera for the move or more? So do you have to have the camera plugged in all the time so it can detect your controller and display some colors like in-game health on that light bar? Or can you just play a regular game without that, yes i'll say it; gimmicky. That's what it seems like so far, but other than that I am really hyped for PS4 !
    http://www.vg247.com/2013/02/25/ps4-...michael-denny/

    This help at all?





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    Quote Originally Posted by HellsJester View Post
    Yeah, I read this article a while ago.

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    Quote Originally Posted by unicron7 View Post
    This could be an awesome thing that works out in my favor. Turn the thing on before a chick comes over, knock that thing out on my couch for a good solid 30 minutes- 1 hour, and then re-watch my conquest later on the following day.

    Le Her- "What's that blue light?"

    Le Me- "Nothing baby, just a video game I was playing before you came over....." Mwhahahaahaahahahahaa.
    lol, i didn't understand this the first time i read it, i had to read it twice to understand it and laugh.

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    If they want to spy on me i will game naked and every 5 minutes i'll look at the camera and say...how does it look down dere.
    Last edited by Coconut_Crunch; 03-12-2013 at 13:40.
    She put the lime in the coconut, she drank them both up.

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    They can watch my fully nude gaming sessions for all I care. Hope they not afraid of snakes. OH!




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    I hope there is an option to turn it off

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    I honestly don't think this will happen. Hell we don't even know for certain that it will be in every box. I'm thinking it is the second of 2 SKUs.




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    Jeez I hope not, that would be a big downside to me. I have a hard time believing that Sony would even try it though.

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    I said it in the "720" rumor thread about this and all say it here as well... A console that forces me to have a camera on to play will not find it's way on my shelves. But I have heard no such rumors from the PS4 (so far...)


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    Quote Originally Posted by snooper71 View Post
    I said it in the "720" rumor thread about this and all say it here as well... A console that forces me to have a camera on to play will not find it's way on my shelves. But I have heard no such rumors from the PS4 (so far...)
    I think calling it a camera is giving people the wrong idea.
    I already posted it but i will again with an added part here.
    “Obviously the new 3D stereo camera and HD feed [will] be a lot better with AR aspects, and it can track the light source clearly in 3D so there are going to be features possible in a motion sense there. And obviously the DualShock 4 has improved SixAxis motion sensing so motion gaming is possible with the new controller”.
    http://www.vg247.com/2013/02/25/ps4-...michael-denny/

    Its a light sensor that tracks the light bar on the Dual Shock 4. I dont think it watches people at all but Sony will have to confirm this.





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    Of course is a camera, It's Eye toy Improved!. Just that (hopefully) it wont be used for that function 24/7 like some conspiracy theorist suggest lol


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    I wouldn't like to use it all the time lol.


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    Quote Originally Posted by D3seeker View Post
    Of course is a camera, It's Eye toy Improved!. Just that (hopefully) it wont be used for that function 24/7 like some conspiracy theorist suggest lol
    That is not the eye. Its a separate sensor bar thats for the DualShock 4. We are talking about that bar not the eye.





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    Quote Originally Posted by chickachicka54 View Post
    See that's the thing, I was worried they would want it always on to spy on you, like the Xbox 720 is rumored to do.
    Seriously? Spy on you? Really? You truly believed that? Come on, no one is that gullible.
    I don't need no stinkin' signature!

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    Of course it's not going to be manditory to play games except those that are purely move. It's will be an augmentation for some games, but not required, just like using Six-Axis control - there will be an option to play games that support Six-Axis that don't require it.

    Some of you just need to go out and by some Tin Hats to keep Big Brother from sucking out your brain waves. I've got them on E-bay really cheap. Just send me $20. And don't say you can't afford it, after all I know how much is in your bank account, and I know your Account number anyway. If you don't buy my Tin Hat, I'll drain your account. Buhhhhahahaha!!!



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    Quote Originally Posted by HellsJester View Post
    I think calling it a camera is giving people the wrong idea.
    I already posted it but i will again with an added part here.

    http://www.vg247.com/2013/02/25/ps4-...michael-denny/

    Its a light sensor that tracks the light bar on the Dual Shock 4. I dont think it watches people at all but Sony will have to confirm this.

    it's also a camera, it has a resolution of 720p I believe.
    She put the lime in the coconut, she drank them both up.

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