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It'd be as if all cars ever made cost 750 large and had the Ferrari logo on the front. Every car would be really fast and look amazing, but that would come at a cost to the middle and lower classes where it would be significantly out of their reach.
Bad analogy, this is already the case with PC's, well more or less. You can spend a near infinite amount of money on a computer to make it run as fast as you want or make it as cheap as possible and yet still play games fairly well.

PC's can just do so much more and once you do some modding are just fine pieces of art as well :

http://www.million-dollar-pc.com/
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post #192 of 384
I guess this is an invitation for us to bootleg the game?
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I'll take it on a steam sale.
 
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FO:3 was made with consoles in mind. I would gladly have paid 100 dollars for it on release had I know that it was such a good game.
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Bad analogy, this is already the case with PC's, well more or less. You can spend a near infinite amount of money on a computer to make it run as fast as you want or make it as cheap as possible and yet still play games fairly well.

PC's can just do so much more and once you do some modding are just fine pieces of art as well :

http://www.million-dollar-pc.com/
My analogy was in addition to the points made in my devil's advocate statement. I was saying that one could easily surmise that cheap PCs being able to run games is dependent on the fact that consoles "revolutionized" (please, take that with a grain of salt) the way games were developed, and thus games had to be able to run on systems that only cost 300, leading to games that could run on 300 dollar PCs.
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FO:3 was made with consoles in mind. I would gladly have paid 100 dollars for it on release had I know that it was such a good game.
Game was mostly splotches of brown dirt and graphics were pretty mediocre for a game coming out in 2010.
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Every game is being dumbed down these days... I'm tired of things I can play with one hand-- or my feet. Give me something that takes some thought.
Why aren't you playing starcraft 2
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I'll take it on a steam sale.
Good luck. Look how much Morrowind and Oblivion cost right now on Steam Morrowind is HOW OLD and they want $20 for it? Great game and it's still a lot of content, but I think they're beating the proverbial dead horse expecting $20. It's worth half that due to it's age IMHO.

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Which is why you just buy a cd key at launch and get the game for half off

Should probably update those steam prices a bit, but hey, could be worse. Just take a look at the blizzard store, Diablo 2 is still $40 I believe.
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Port ≠ bad game.
Mass Effect 2 and Oblivion are proof of this.

Bethesda just know the PC modders do a better job than them at making good PC game only features, so why waste money making them just for modders to do it anyway?

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Everything about this and his other quote... just sounds terrible. Almost sounds like a mix between Fable 3 and DA:2 (and we all know how those games turned out), except set in a different fantasy world.
Compare Oblivion to Morrowind. This is not new. This can be fixed if you prefer it hard.
    
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