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This is kinda obvious paying monthly to play a game wasn't going to last that much.
It's a good time to release DIABLO III blizzard,but do it right....already no eyefinity and no lan always online,no more disappointments....release it this year.
Isn't going to last that much? The game is 7 years old with 11 million subscribers. This game has made more money than pretty much every other game combined. Do the math. 7 years x millions of subscribers at 15 bucks a month. Then add in all the pets the pet store has to offer and the mounts. Pets = 10 bucks a pop mounts = 25 a pop x that of millions of sales of each. You get the idea.

Blizzard is not sweating this in the least. WoW made them billionaires. That's ONE game. No other developer can say or gloat of such a thing.

Oh not to mention WoW's expansions have broken every sale record for any game on any platform at release every single time.
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Isn't going to last that much? The game is 7 years old with 11 million subscribers. This game has made more money than pretty much every other game combined. Do the math. 7 years x millions of subscribers at 15 bucks a month. Then add in all the pets the pet store has to offer and the mounts. Pets = 10 bucks a pop mounts = 25 a pop x that of millions of sales of each. You get the idea.

Blizzard is not sweating this in the least. WoW made them billionaires. That's ONE game. No other developer can say or gloat of such a thing.

Oh not to mention WoW's expansions have broken every sale record for any game on any platform at release every single time.
Agreed. WoW made Blizzard more money than Halo made Bungie and CoD made Activision COMBINED.
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75 percent of those 300k will be back when that next expansion hits. Casually at first or just to play with friends and socialize. Next thing you know they're back to snorting crack off a murloc. Luckily I don't play.
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Isn't going to last that much? The game is 7 years old with 11 million subscribers. This game has made more money than pretty much every other game combined. Do the math. 7 years x millions of subscribers at 15 bucks a month. Then add in all the pets the pet store has to offer and the mounts. Pets = 10 bucks a pop mounts = 25 a pop x that of millions of sales of each. You get the idea.

Blizzard is not sweating this in the least. WoW made them billionaires. That's ONE game. No other developer can say or gloat of such a thing.

Oh not to mention WoW's expansions have broken every sale record for any game on any platform at release every single time.
Calm down,I love Blizzard as much as you do,but 7 years isn't that much Diablo II is more than 10 years old and people still play it and they will in the future!,so all I'm saying is that I disagree with the way they do things I payed for 2 years but then I thought I was just wasting my money man.
 
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I bet at least some of those lost subscribers moved to Minecraft. At least that's my theory. I know a few gamers who have stopped playing WoW and now play Minecraft all day.

I've personally never played WoW, never saw the appeal.
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Good. Thats all I have to say.
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I agree with earlier statements about it being SUMMER.
People grind in the winter, they get outside in the summer.
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I agree with earlier statements about it being SUMMER.
People grind in the winter, they get outside in the summer.
Does WoW regularly lose almost net one million subscribers in two months?
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All I can say on this subject is that the subscriber base will spike much higher than its last high once the final patch of the expansion comes out. Also, Q2 doesn't include Firelands, which most certainly increased the amount of subs. And, I have a feeling that once the War of the Ancients raid comes out there will be a huge jump (That raid has so much room for being epic).
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Calm down,I love Blizzard as much as you do,but 7 years isn't that much Diablo II is more than 10 years old and people still play it and they will in the future!,so all I'm saying is that I disagree with the way they do things I payed for 2 years but then I thought I was just wasting my money man.
I am calm. I'm just stating facts.
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