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    Hi,

    I haven't had a console since the good old PS2.

    I would get a PS4 but I've heard that you can't play PS3 games on it, and there are so many PS3 games that I want to play that it's making me want to buy a PS3 instead.
    However, can you buy all of the PS3 games on the PS4 online store?
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    The store is the same. You can buy PS4, PS3, Vita, PSP games whether you're using one of those consoles to access the store, your phone, or your computer.

    However you would need the console in question to play the game on the console it's for.

    If you're asking if you had a PS4, could you buy PS3 games on it (and PS1 games, since the PS3 plays those too), then later get a PS3 and play those games on it, yes you can, assuming you're using the same account.

    There's Playstation Now which can be used for streaming games, but that requires good internet and a subscription or renting games, you would be far better off just getting the console in question, especially since they're about the value of one PS4 game now.
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    Like what the above user said, you can play some PS3 games via a streaming service called PlayStation Now. I think you pay monthly for it, or you can rent a game for a limited period of time.
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    Playstation Now is quite expensive really, in terms of the games they have to offer too, might as well get a PS3 i'd say
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    (Original post by passivepineapple)
    Hi,

    I haven't had a console since the good old PS2.

    I would get a PS4 but I've heard that you can't play PS3 games on it, and there are so many PS3 games that I want to play that it's making me want to buy a PS3 instead.
    However, can you buy all of the PS3 games on the PS4 online store?
    The PlayStation store is universal across the newer consoles.
 
 
 
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