PS3 - yes or no?

As I will soon be getting some income again, we thought this might be a good time to get a video game console.

We do like the look of PS3 (Gran Turismo 5, NHL, etc). A bit pricey though. And then there's also all this negative news I keep on seeing about what Sony are doing to prevent the recent compromised "some kind of authoring/security key".

Should we still get it? Maybe they'll get cheaper now?

It would have been nice to use something similar to XBMC that I had on my XBOX (some 7 years ago).

Other options would be a

Wii - bores me pretty quickly but it's an OK party machine, but personally I prefer talking to people at parties


XBOX360 (doesn't have Gran Turismo 5).