If you are thinking of getting a new PC to prepare for the beginning of the next generation of games, you can trade in your current console towards an Alienware gaming machine. This trade-in will give you $200 towards a new PC if you have a PlayStation 3 with at least a 60GB hard drive, a Wii, and Xbox 360s that aren't any older than the Slim model.
After the $200 rebate, you can grab Alienware's baseline media-center gaming PC for $499, which is the same price as getting an Xbox One. This cheap PC should handle most next-gen games on medium or low settings, which will make them look very similar to how they will look on the consoles, except you'll probably get to play them at 1080p at 60 frames per second.
So come to the PC side, we have cookies.