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CoD 1,2 and 4 were awesome. CoD 6 was fun only with friends and on hardcore.
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Originally Posted by disturbed117 View Post
people will do it because that have to have there beloved call of duty 15 modern warefare 6.
i am about tired of playing the same game over and over and I WILL NOT pay a fee just so i can play cod4 again.
I agree....COD4 is the last game that I actually enjoyed from them. However I bet it will be a HUGE hit with console gamers....not sure why but they just walk right into the slaughter house with a smile.
    
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Just like any industry, once it gets so big it's just all about this symbol - $
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so $60 for your game, $156 for your sub for a year, then $60 for the sequel, and another $156 for another sub. Yeah, thats alot of wasted money.

They will probably charge extra for DLC, Say $25 unless you have the Sub and then you get it for free, if your sub ends, so does your DLC. So they can not only milk the people who subbed, they also rape the people who just want the DLC.

The terrible thing is the sheeple are going to fall for it.

Oh well, just gives me people to laugh at while i play battlefield 3.


PS I know that EA would do the same thing if they had the chance, but so far they havent. Lesser evil here folks.
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all they want is money. period. they dont care about their game as much as long as its released and people buy it, their happy. money is in their heads, not how the game will turn out to be.

dont get me wrong, i love COD, but now that i hear about some stupid subscription fee just to play future CODs... i dont think so.
    
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boycott idiots, BOYCOTT IT
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I want to say this won't catch on. But it will.

People will support it. Not that I want them to. I want Activision to die.


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Just like any industry, once it gets so big it's just all about this symbol - $
I'm pretty sure international industries don't rely on that symbol.
Edited by dzalias - 5/31/11 at 9:42pm
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So, Activision wants folks to pay for stuff that used to be free? Sounds good, for them. Sadly I am sure it will do well.
    
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Ah well, glad I never bought any of their games.
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As a teen I was never down for monthly subscriptions. Paying for a game once was okay, depending on the right time, but paying every month is horrible idea for 13-19 year olds. They may be able to convince their parents to buy them games, perhaps at Christmas and Birthdays for most, but I doubt parents will fit the bill every month for something that will shelter their children from reality.

The only monthly subscriptions that are worth my $ are my internet and cell phone bill.

Bottom line is, this won't fit well unless they price it really cheap ($3.99/month). I'm estimating that Activision will charge $4.99/month.
Edited by SkillzKillz - 5/31/11 at 11:00pm
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