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    I'm a PS3 n00b. I heard you can just search for a game and buy it from the console without needing to go to a shop and buying the hard disk version. Is this correct?
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    No. On the 360 you can buy full games, but on the PS3 you're only able to buy old games (like from the PS1) and PSN games.
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    (Original post by Margaret Thatcher)
    I'm a PS3 n00b. I heard you can just search for a game and buy it from the console without needing to go to a shop and buying the hard disk version. Is this correct?

    I didn't know senile Tory primeministers could play video games.

    In any case, yes you can :sexface: It will only work with a few small games though. You need to buy physical copies for major titles.

    What did you have in mind, Destroy all Socialists 3? Enslaved: Crush the miners' strike?
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    (Original post by Addzter)
    No. On the 360 you can buy full games, but on the PS3 you're only able to buy old games (like from the PS1) and PSN games.
    I don't remember the likes of Gran Turismo 5 Prologue or LittleBIGPlanet being PS1 or PSN-only games :p: As Liquidus Zeromus said above, the selection isn't great, but you can buy some full games through the PSN store.
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    (Original post by Dalimyr)
    I don't remember the likes of Gran Turismo 5 Prologue or LittleBIGPlanet being PS1 or PSN-only games :p: As Liquidus Zeromus said above, the selection isn't great, but you can buy some full games through the PSN store.
    Ahh, my bad. Yeah, I do recall there being a few PS3 games on there, now that you mention it.
 
 
 
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