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Again, they're not charging you to play CoD... it's just a silly service provided to set up matches/scrims and check stats which anyone with half a brain can do already.
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I will never subscribe to play any online games, i pay my ISP to access the internet and that's the only Company i will pay to do so. The day we have to pay is the day i stop playing.
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Last nail? Could be.
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Originally Posted by frickfrock99;13692521 
So around $4-5 bucks for brand new maps, DLC, and other stuff each and every month. thinking.gif

It actually doesn't sound too bad, they're not charging to play the actual multiplayer or anything, just for a few perks. It doesn't seem to be REQUIRED to play it which is good.

It'll succeed, just like World of Warcraft did. And considering that COD has a much bigger fanbase than WOW, it'll make Activision millions.

I'll definitely consider it smile.gif

You just had to be that guy wink.gif

I don't think I really need to add anything to this troll thread, seems everything has been said. Really you have to hand it to them though, they can really sell this series, over and over again it seems. If the subscription brings in even more money, well they have the right to keep laughing and swimming in money.
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Originally Posted by Jcyle;13700705 
Last nail? Could be.

Maybe not the last..... but pretty close. They'll generate revenue from this game and the service, it's the bad taste that it will leave people with that will be the last nail. Fact is, when a kid puts his parents CC card in, the parent is more likely to let it keep charging then trying to figure out how to get into the console and cancel the account.

I would guess atleast 60% of CoD'ers don't have a CC, that means going to their parents to get the CC number.... Good luck to CoD MW4 when the parents start seeing yet another year of revolving charges for video games.

I was going to give CoD the benefit of the doubt, and wait till it came out, but after reading this I won't be supporting CoD. I'll try to talk my frinds into getting BF:3 instead, but a few of them have already started talking about getting MW3.....
    
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I don't need to comment. This thread is already full of win.
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Who actually buys those DLC's?


So long as there are 12 year olds with XBox's there will be CoD.
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I love you BF3.
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This guy lives video games....and he's boycotting it.

http://youtu.be/HXlNLBLYSjg?t=10s
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1.rise the cost to 60$
2.shorten the gamplay to 3 hours
3.take subscription fees
4.wonder why there are so many pirates
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