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Originally Posted by r34p3rex View Post
lol that's not my point. My point is, what benefits do you get for pre-ordering 6 months early vs 1 month or even 1 week prior to release?

I think pre-orders are pretty much useless nowadays for games. When was the last time there was a shortage of a highly anticipated game at release?
If a game like BF3 gets strong pre-orders, it shows EA that they are in fact doing it right by supporting PC gamers, unlike Activision.
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Not sure if you misread the article or if you just felt like repeating what it said.. so tell me this, how many pre orders are there for BF3?
They said 7 million pre-orders. And as I said and am repeating AGAIN IIRC BF:BC2 sold around 7.5 million in total.
    
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If a game like BF3 gets strong pre-orders, it shows EA that they are in fact doing it right by supporting PC gamers, unlike Activision.
Hmmm guess that makes sense
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They said 7 million pre-orders. And as I said and am repeating AGAIN IIRC BF:BC2 sold around 7.5 million in total.
WHERE exactly did they say 7 million PRE-ORDERS? i want an exact quote please.
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I will preorder this when its on steam, or when the release date is more solidly confirmed.
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Only 3 pre-orders? That's not much at all...
 
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post #87 of 122
I hope this gane lives up to the hype.
Pre-ordering now seems a little hasty. I hope they bring either a beta or a demo out.
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Thats true but just sayin.700% without Steam is huge.Steam accounts for a ton of sales itself.
yea i agree, 700% IS a lot.. but is that 700% increase including the steam presales for bfbc2? If not.. I mean, its still a huge increase but who knows what non steam pre orders were last time around
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I have definitely contributed lol
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yea i agree, 700% IS a lot.. but is that 700% increase including the steam presales for bfbc2? If not.. I mean, its still a huge increase but who knows what non steam pre orders were last time around
I doubt it includes Steam preorders for BFBC2 since Steam doesn't give sales figures ,but,I maybe wrong since EA is the one throwing out the numbers.
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