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Poll Results: Would you buy a game if they had lower price?

 
  • 12% (8)
    I will buy regardless. I know what I want.
  • 52% (34)
    I would be more inclined to buy.
  • 35% (23)
    I don't buy $60 games period.
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post #21 of 26
more like $29.95 for top tier games.
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post #22 of 26
very rarely i pay full price for a game.

most of the time its just not worth it. cheaper starting price point could change the amount of games i pay full price for. but i would still hold for a sale on many games.
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post #23 of 26
aside from top hits that i really wanted such as hl2, sc2

i usually stay away from $60 titles and look more in the $40 price range for stuff that i kinda want, but i am not 100% sure.
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post #24 of 26
$59 is a ripoff, i buy the games like 1-2days after they have been released for $20-25. Bought MW2 for about $20 1-2days after it was released
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post #25 of 26
I would never pay 60€ for a game not even 40€. I stick to buying the stuff that is on sale on steam. Preferably in the sub 15€ area
    
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post #26 of 26
I used to pay $60+ for hit games that I've been really really wanting due to hype. Not ever again though. Did it with Crysis, GTA IV, and Crysis 2 (because once I could finally play Crysis 1, found out it was amazing). I canceled my pre order on Crysis 2 very quickly when the beta hit though, never looked back.

I will never, EVER again buy a game at full retail price, without some sort of hard evidence that I must have it. BF3 so far is looking like a do not buy to me. We'll see once its released though.

If they dropped the prices down, I'd certainly be more inclined to try out the games that are putting me off by the $60 tag. I'd surely pay $5 for a new Call of Dooty game. But with the crap we've been getting lately, yeah no thanks.

Just spent $40 on the Humble Bundle myself, just because of the fact that those are developers that actually give $0.02 about us PC gamers (even though I could have only paid what, a nickel for it?).
 
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