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Well well and so they've taken my monies too, yoday.. been able to find just the right CE for me.

Which reminds me of a poll I posted good while back:

The Witcher 2, No DRM - Will you get it?

Go CDP
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It's not fair that only the Russian version includes a nude calender of Klodi Monsoon.
Triss right? Oh hey, she has a Deviantart account page all set up, let me click on some of those pict----------ures.


Good lord.
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While I have pre-ordered the game, and am really looking forward to it...you know what this says to me? "We won't be coming out with very many or big DLCs, in fact pretty much everything of consequence with be in the expansions, so have fun with some free small quests"

Call me a pessimist, but I call it like I see it.
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Triss right? Oh hey, she has a Deviantart account page all set up, let me click on some of those pict----------ures.


Good lord.
Triss is on playboy too haha.
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While I have pre-ordered the game, and am really looking forward to it...you know what this says to me? "We won't be coming out with very many or big DLCs, in fact pretty much everything of consequence with be in the expansions, so have fun with some free small quests"

Call me a pessimist, but I call it like I see it.
Call me an optimist, but check this out.

I challenge you to name a single company in any field, even outside entertainment, that goes back and basically remakes their product in response to community criticism, investing over US$1 million, then releases the update for free nearly a year later, knowing full well that it will hardly increase sales.

That's dedication. And don't say Disney rereleased Bambi 70 years later, 'cause they just changed the color palate.
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Cant argue with free!
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Call me an optimist, but check this out.

I challenge you to name a single company in any field, even outside entertainment, that goes back and basically remakes their product in response to community criticism, investing over US$1 million, then releases the update for free nearly a year later, knowing full well that it will hardly increase sales.

That's dedication. And don't say Disney rereleased Bambi 70 years later, 'cause they just changed the color palate.
Well since it sold 300,000 copies or at least they shipped that many, looks like they made their money back.

They figured there was a market for it, and in game development terms $1 million isn't that much at all, and they were right and they made money on the deal.
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While I have pre-ordered the game, and am really looking forward to it...you know what this says to me? "We won't be coming out with very many or big DLCs, in fact pretty much everything of consequence with be in the expansions, so have fun with some free small quests"

Call me a pessimist, but I call it like I see it.
i have never experienced big DLC. They are all small few hour long affairs.

I would rather have expansions that add 30 hours of good story that pushes the main storyline along than little sidequests that really dont add much.

Think about is this way. Would you rather have the stupid DLC from Mass effect and dragon age, or would you rather have an expansion like mask of the betrayer from neverwinter nights 2. Thought so.
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Well since it sold 300,000 copies or at least they shipped that many, looks like they made their money back.

They figured there was a market for it, and in game development terms $1 million isn't that much at all, and they were right and they made money on the deal.

Your confusing gettting rewarded for doing the right thing, ala Valve and of course CDP, versus charing for DLC and or an update. I am sure they thought this may help sales, but probably not that much.
    
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I'd prefer ***MASSIVE expansions to DLC. I see DLC as detatched bonus things, but expansions as things that actually evolve on the game.
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