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causing EA to raise the game’s yearly sales estimate from 8 million to a whopping eleven million.
If EA makes so little as $30 per game, that's only 100k games, not nearly the 15-20 million COD gets.

Black Ops made over $650 million worldwide and EA is excited about $3m?
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If EA makes so little as $30 per game, that's only 100k games, not nearly the 15-20 million COD gets.

Black Ops made over $650 million worldwide and EA is excited about $3m?
No, EA simply raised their sales estimate.

WE are the ones who are excited because BF3 is currently matching pre-orders for its biggest rival and hope it can pose some competition to the once innovative, but now stagnant monster that is COD.

Also, what in the world are you talking about in terms of sales numbers?

Surely your (probably inaccurate) estimate of $30 per game, multiplied by their yearly sales estimate of eleven million would equal $330 million?

Or am I missing something here?

Why did you decide to do 30x100,000 instead of 30x11,000,000? Where did that 100k come from?

Don't let your negativity blind you so much next time you post.
Edited by GrizzleBoy - 7/25/11 at 11:02am
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...Also, what in the world are you talking about in terms of sales numbers?

Surely your (probably inaccurate) estimate of $30 per game, multiplied by their yearly sales estimate of eleven million would equal $330 million?

Or am I missing something here?

Why did you decide to do 30x100,000 instead of 30x11,000,000? Where did that 100k come from?

Don't let your negativity blind you so much next time you post.
Not really being negative, as I'm looking forward to BF3 as much as the next person. Looking at my post I think there was some confusion.

Oh I'm an idiot. The 11 million I was thinking was in the form of revenue, not actual copies sold. Thank you for setting me straight.
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Originally Posted by InfernoReaper View Post
Not really being negative, as I'm looking forward to BF3 as much as the next person. Looking at my post I think there was some confusion.

Oh I'm an idiot. The 11 million I was thinking was in the form of revenue, not actual copies sold. Thank you for setting me straight.
We all make mistakes.

I bought Black Ops expecting someone kind of innovation/progression of the COD experience.

We all make mistakes.
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I stopped playing COD once I realized how much my anger while playing derived from the actual game itself and what is implemented in it, not how the players are playing the game...
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