If we were to make up the simplest definition of game platform, we would say that this is any device that ebnables you to play video games. Thus, for instance, it might be the console, your PC, Wii, Xbox 360 or Ps3. What all these devices have in common is a built hardware that makes it possible to run the video games.
If you are a virtual life games fan and you wonder which platform is be the best to play, you should take into account two things. The deciding factor would be most often the price, but in our opinion you should rather decide what kind of player you are and what actually you are looking for. And, after all, you want to have the best conditions for playing virtual life games. A console video game system might be sufficient for you if you would like to play only the video games. In this case buying a PC only for that purpose seems to be unnecessary. But on the other hand, if you already have got PC, remember that plenty video games can be also played on it.
However, the question is – do you really need Nintendo’s Game Cube, Microsoft’s Xbox, or Sony’s Playstations for your virtual life in the area of iPhones, tablets and laptops? Since almost everyone has one, having additional device seems to be unecessary exravagance unless, obviously, someone just wants to have one. But even so, your old, good PC seems to be the best platform for the type of games that we are interested in – the virtual life games. Consoles tend to go on the blink after relatively short time, while you do not have to replace the whole computer with the new one, you can only upgrade your hardware system or just add graphics card, memory or storage space, which is not without the meaning in some virtual life games.