Cornell Hockey - LETS GO RED!
"I love this f***ing team right here."
The potential for PS3, Metal Gear in the pipelines for instance, is there but at the moment XBox has more and better games. FORZA2!.
Remember Microsoft is a software company first and an engineering company second. Sony is the other way around.
VC-1 is the codec that HD-DVD uses mostly and that Bluray could use (although not used as extensively as HD-DVD). VC-1 was developed by Microsoft and is said to be the best of the compression techs for the new formats.
I think this is another reason why Microsoft went with standard DVD drive in the XBox too.