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I love how the games and controllers are just randomly thrown in there.

The painstakingly strategic placement to give the appearance of being randomly placed was a success!

53 points · 5 months ago

Should have had an odd number of games in the top layer for extra random effect

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15 points · 5 months ago

"We focus-tested this design and it has the ideal consumer level of messiness"

You joke about it, but it's probably the truth.

I know you're right, but it's not as fun to read as the sarcastic comment.

It's a lootbox!

When she opens it she only has a1.7% chance of finding the ps4 she needs.

Kill it with fire!

Same size as an XBOX360 init?

Its painful to see.

103 points · 5 months ago

Yo dawg!

I heard you like PS4

Now I want to see a box that contains an Xbox One X Box which contains an Xbox One X.

With an Xbox one inside that One X

Gotta love those yard sales

I heard you like lootboxes....

great way to overheat your console.

philchamp85
211 points · 5 months ago

I can't imagine anyone would actually play the system while leaving it in a box like that. But there was a giant hole on the back for plugs...

79 points · 5 months ago · edited 5 months ago

With some slight mods it would work. You can get a few 120mm fans and mount them on the back. Just use a MOLEX to USB adapter and plug it into the system. Then every time you start it up the fans will kick on and give plenty of airflow.

38 points · 5 months ago

I did this. Put my PS4 inside a closed cabinet with 2 100mm fans. Worked like a charm. Cost about $15 tops and took about an hour to install.

Yeah I did it for my in-laws' entertainment center. Everything in it kept overheating so they had to keep the door open. I just installed a few 120mm fans on the back and it fixed it.

I'm gonna assume they're in pull configuration but I gotta ask anyway. Is it to pull hot air out, or push cold air in?

I set mine up to have a neutral internal pressure (one pull, one push), only having to cool a single PS4.

It seemed to work well, but a negative pressure would have worked just as well in my situation.

If there is decent passive ventilation in a other part of the cabinet, setting both to pull hot air out will be perfect. Of course this depends on how much heat is actually being produced

Got it, thanks! I'll try it for my setup, with the PS4 in an open shelf, maybe I'll give the double pull on it. The PS4 pro dumps a lot of heat lol

It does! I upgraded to the Pro myself but the fans are still great! Good luck!

Waiting for the PS4 Pro version of this.....

At least the console noise will be drowned out more.

About the same size as my original PS3.

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Hmmm....

reignofchaos666
130 points · 5 months ago

Jesus! Is anyone else mildly infuriated by the fact he has this awesome game box, yet his games and controllers are thrown in it haphazardly?

I think they're placed intentionally to display the games.

Dark-Twisted
3 points · 5 months ago

I'm mildly infuriated that the PS logo on top is orientated the wrong way.

Enigmaticheretic
179 points · 5 months ago

A PS4 loot box, don't show this to EA it might give them ideas.

62 points · 5 months ago

You may or may not get a PS4!

-7 points · 5 months ago(3 children)

Don't give them any ideas on how to get rid of their excess copies of battleborn.

Lawbringers

You can get Battleborn for $1.37 at Target.

Isn't that what the Taco Bell boxes become during console launches? Most people get common items like the food and a very small percentage get the video game consoles.

I won the destiny box but the real win was the quesarito shits I got from the $5 box.

It's called cleansing.

Congrats you just got 10 copies of FIFA 15 for $250

Happy cake day!! Have a good one

tacky af

It sure is. Why not also have a fridge that looks like a giant bottle of milk, and make a pantry that looks like a giant box of frosty flakes.

Do you see people driving cars that look like miniature versions of their houses?

Well, it'd be more like people driving their car into a garage that looked like a giant version of their car.

SuperWoody64
4 points · 5 months ago

Not pop tarts in a toaster?

Knucklehead211
1 point · 5 months ago

To be fair I think this started because of the sneakerhead community, where a guy was making a giant box of Air Jordans which you could then store all of your Air Jordans in. For someone who collects grails or the like, that's a huge hit and also a neat way to store AND display your sneaks, but it doesn't really translate with the PS4, unless you just had stacks of limited edition consoles laid out in it for display.

T1CKLEBUTTON
1 point · 5 months ago

That fridge actually sounds pretty cool though if we're talking classic milk bottle.

HypnotizeSOAD
0 points · 5 months ago

I feel like anyone with a good sense of humor would appreciate all those items.

29 points · 5 months ago

Finally, someone says it, as much as I like PS and as neat as it is, I would not want this thing in my house lol.

TakeItToTheMax07
27 points · 5 months ago

It's how I feel about most gaming related decor. Usually looks cool but in reality I'd never want anything like this in my living space.

exactly remember the giant NES controller Kevin Rose made on Attack of the show? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oaBbRQa9q4s fucking wicked but no I wouldn't want this to be my coffee table lol

I didn't see that one. I saw someone make one that was a coffee table but it did not actually function. It was just for looks but its interesting that they actually made it function.

SuperWoody64
-4 points · 5 months ago

No game room? You're right about the living room but I'd have loved this in my lair when I was still with my wife.

I bet she's gone because you un-ironically call it your "lair"

SuperWoody64
3 points · 5 months ago

Everything was perfect except for that. Thank you. Now I know how to adapt for my next wife.

Ill be your wife bby

SuperWoody64
0 points · 5 months ago

That boy ain't right.

TakeItToTheMax07
1 point · 5 months ago

I might do some framed MGS or Witcher posters in a game room should I have a dedicated room one day.

What about one of these?

Some people define themselves far too much by geek stuff, like "I'm a gamer!" or "i'm a star wars nerd!" and then they have to have everything that tells the world what they are. It's why there's so much tacky stuff with star wars shit slapped on it.

Tell someone at a job interview that your a gamer and you'd be laughed out the building. Despite gaming becoming mainstream its still not an acceptable form of entertainment and labelling yourself a "gamer" just makes you look like a loser.

Tell me about it. I applied for an extra at UPS and they asked me about gaming. Guy said "my son plays all them games, he's 14". I'm a lot older than that.

I know, its just another addiction as far as addictions come...

this is the only thing I might consider making for myself lol and only if I had a giant rm... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oaBbRQa9q4s

Tell me about it! This stuff almost killed Rick and Morty to me. Maybe I just like utilitarian design but in most cases I think a thing should just be a thing. A box should be a box, a table a table etc...

Yeah like you I enjoyed Rick and Morty season 1 and 2, before it exploded into geek pop culture. All the pickle rick bullshit kinda knocked it out of me.

I also think a thing should be a thing. All the characters in these shows people love wouldn't be caught dead having such gaudy bullshit in their homes.

It's almost as big as the original X Box.

SuperWoody64
3 points · 5 months ago

The og ps3 was the monster. All three first iterations of the xboxes were all similarly sized actually. The 360 looked smaller because of the concaveness.

No the PS3 was not bigger than the original Xbox, it was a little smaller.

Waste of space

8 points · 5 months ago

So disappointed that there isn’t a tv on the bottom of the lid.

It’d have to be a tiny tv though

26 points · 5 months ago

Yeah, all the great setup for CoD. MLG much?

Newfrag
6 points · 5 months ago

Looks cool and I appreciate the work that went into making it but it does look tacky. It would be better if it looked more like a normal ottoman.

LaGranSopa
21 points · 5 months ago

Such a shooterBro...

Yeah, I mean I like shooters too but get some variety in there.

Why? I mean, don't get me wrong, I love my PS4, but this thing is tacky as hell and what are you going to do with it when the next gen comes out in a few years? Stick it in the garage/attic with your giant PS1-3 boxes?

[deleted]
4 points · 5 months ago

Too bad there isn't a tv in the top. That would be true beauty.

Hey i got that PlayStation.

This is a PS4 as Microsoft would build it.

cool

CzaroHq
34 points · 5 months ago

Box is cool... games inside not so much except GTA V

-59 points · 5 months ago(16 children)
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-49 points · 5 months ago(0 children)
PointFourSka
25 points · 5 months ago

Used to be.

-5 points · 5 months ago(0 children)
PointFourSka
8 points · 5 months ago

I disagree. I’d prefer all games have proper launches, but I will never discourage devs from fixing their mess no matter how poor. I have no issues avoiding crappy game launches as I usually wait for reviews.

I'd prefer that companies actually releases completed products instead of the community defending them time and time again. Like I said once is fine. But when it keeps happening there's a serious QA issue.

$50 for 40 hours of amazing entertainment sounds like a fair deal to me.

Ottoroyal
6 points · 5 months ago

I remember when people were complaining that The Fractured but Whole was too short at 20ish hours for a $60 game and I looked at them like they were taking crazy pills or something

Complain? What? I thought that game would never end, excellent value. The details were insane, all the small jokes and nods to the show, although I do prefer The Stick of Truth..

Don't buy new games. Join us at r/patientgamers (:

1 point · 5 months ago · edited 5 months ago

I'm just working through my backlog instead. Currently playing Yakuza Kiwami and reliving the good ol PS2 era in HD. It made me realize how sad it is thats it's better than most games released in the past few years. $20 used and even includes a Steelbook. No plastic case release whatsoever.

I used to buy literally everything at launch regardless of how good or bad the reviews were. Even if I wasn't hyped for it I still bought it to give it a try. But now I'm just getting what I'm actually hyped for.

After I finish that I'm on to finish Final Fantasy XV. Then gonna replay Horizon Zero Dawn so I can do the Frozen Wild dlc. Then I'll replay Yakuza 0 followed by 6. Hoping that around the time I finish Yakuza 6 that Detroit Become Human is out.

Is Yakuza 0 good?

1 point · 5 months ago · edited 5 months ago

Very. All the Yakuza games are amazing. One of my favorite franchises. If you plan on getting Kiwami you should play through 0 first. They added a few scenes that reference events in 0. Sega also plans on remastering the rest of the franchise. So they're doing Kiwami 2 this year (Japan got it last month) and 3-5 over the next 3 years. The US version of 2 hasn't been announced yet but the only release to not get a NA localization was Balck Panther for the PSP.

R6:S is fixed? Didn’t know the Jager shield was a feature!

I mean improving base mechanics. That shit was completely broken at launch.

Honestly had way more fun at dustline than any other edition. Don’t get me wrong I love the new addons and maps but exploits are fucking insane

i know. but its MY kind of crap

We put ps4 in ps4, now you can play on ps4 while you play on ps4.

That is one ugly box

Honestly thought one of those things from Dark Souls was gonna get up and eat the man.

It’s deformed

Looks like shit with everything scattered in there. Could have been great if it had some better proportions on those logos as well. I don't like it but I give props for the work it would have taken.

Shit

So he made that box to keep The Division and Black Ops 3? Wow

God dammit. If I ran the world a giant man would then close this little man into a ps4 and turn it on and sit down at his couch to play games

[deleted]
1 point · 5 months ago

Beyond the fact that there are randomly thrown in pieces to the bottom drawer...this is just really freaking cool

call of duty ps4, and alkaline's gun. Wtf.

Are you going to trade that in for a pro?

i'd put my masturbation tools in there

Won't the PS4 overheat?

I want a PS4 Pro box.

Get given ps4 gift box....ps5 announced...:(

Nice.... I was thinking of getting one to store my ps4 in.

[deleted]
1 point · 5 months ago

There isn't enough ventilation on the right side of the PS4. Guaranteed over-heating issues.

This needs an Xbox inside. /r/firstworldanarchists

No! No! No! This guy is an instagrammer who posts about games in the UAE. He buys literally every game that comes out but he never finish the games! Never ! Also he bout 6 copies of uncharted for some reason which are all the editions including the PS4 themed uncharted Instagram: @fssalda

One thing missing, a screen.

That's awesome. We have to see some follow up of other storages that look like consoles.

Kiba---
1 point · 5 months ago

Looks big, but holds so little. I wouldn't even be able to fit just my games in there.

I want one

UltraGaren
1 point · 5 months ago

Won’t the PS4 overheat?

But does it beep uncontrollably?

This must cost what the PS4 costs, lol.

I have to say they did a nice job on it with the shocks and everything to hold the lid open. It could have been far worse and ended up on one of those sites that make fun of it because its so poorly done. At least it looks polished like they took their time making it.

Lololol

That is so neat.

that's the new PS4 ultra slim

Looks shit.

SiRWimP
1 point · 5 months ago

needed to be the ps4 pro box

I means its pretty. Not a lot of space for its size it seems

That's what she said

Looks like shit with everything scattered in there. Could have been great if it had some better proportions on those logos as well. I don't like it but I give props for the work it would have taken.

Honestly, I was expecting a cat inside. Disappointed that there was no cat.

This is the most Arabic thing I have ever seen.

Yooooo. I wish

All it needs is a TV mounted to the lid and some ventilation fans and you have one of the most interesting PS4 setups!

Dark Souls Edition.

The box eats you.....

0 points · 5 months ago

Hah thats pretty cool :)

How very kitsch

OMG I want this!!! 😍

Man that's so cool. I want one

Nice!

HypaTwistah
0 points · 5 months ago

I want one

speedyg2012
0 points · 5 months ago

Is there a charger for the controllers as well? Looks neat.

I'm torn halfway between this is amaze-balls, and whoa it's fugly...

Linubidoobie
0 points · 5 months ago

That's fine and all, but I'd rather have it plugged into my TV than in a retarded box.

EA gonna get on that...

Fuck EA !Dont forget !

Does it Jam every other time you try to open it?

Beautiful

Fake. No one would display the division in such a way.

I want this in my life

-10 points · 5 months ago(0 children)
mrbongogt
-2 points · 5 months ago

I want!

What a pointless box

-115 points · 5 months ago(More than 26 children)

Why are you like this?

What’s wrong with the black ops PS4? It’s pretty sweet.

redskins26rocs
4 points · 5 months ago

Personally I think it is as ugly as the Pro with Battlefront 2 stickers on it.

3 in roman numerals in big giant orange font taking up the whole console is about as tacky as it gets lol.

I have that pro!!! It’s so cool!! But hey it’s your opinion. Do you like any of the special consoles? Or just plain black?

redskins26rocs
2 points · 5 months ago

Its just that Star Wars console could have been so cool looking, and that is all they could come up with.

I am a big fan of simple and clean looks or over the top designs, I have only really cared for the MGSV console (the best hands down) and of course that nostalgic 20th anniversary console. I am a sucker for a unique color.

I suppose the Destiny one is pretty good looking

that taco bell black and gold also looked pretty sleek

I actually had the Batman console which was pretty nice

Another worthy mention FFXV.

Yeah it could’ve been better, but for what we have it looks pretty cool imo.

That Batman console looks very slick I never have seen that one before.

Guessing you like that Uncharted PS4? That one is sick!

redskins26rocs
1 point · 5 months ago

I feel like the pictures dont do that one justice, I think that blue and gold accented text would be look pretty awesome in person.

Oh man. That would look so sick! What would look cool if they made a God of war console.

redskins26rocs
1 point · 5 months ago

Was thinking the same thing, would be nice if it was a pro.

They will definitely make it a pro, if they do one.

mauszx
2 points · 5 months ago

The best ps4 imo is the Destiny Taken King one.

That one is really nice, although my personal fave is the Final Fantasy XV slim one

This is the one that I have and I really like it

Nah man, it's all about the MGS V PS4

mauszx
1 point · 5 months ago

That is really cool. Was japan only right?

Nope, it was at least also in the UK.

Huh I just thought they were stripes. If it really is a 3 then yeah that does looks pretty lame.

I have this PS4, I pretty much only have it because it has a 1 Terabyte of space. It also came with BO3 which was... okay.

It looks a lot better than the WW2 One

TurnOn2FAplease
0 points · 5 months ago

Doesn't mean it's a good choice, looks tacky as hell. Should have just gone for the standard black one.

Must be why you visit /r/ps4 .

TurnOn2FAplease
-2 points · 5 months ago

You don't even realize what I typed and it's pretty hilarious.

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