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i would love to pay $60 for new releases...... ur looking to pay around $80-$118 for games here on release
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Originally Posted by mcg75 View Post
LOL @ games being "expensive"

In 1990, I was paying $90 for Sega Genesis games. Tommy Lasorda baseball comes to mind as one.

For what we get today, $60 is dirt cheap.
Are you kidding me!?
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I see it as a rigorous strict scientific method of accounting and statistical correlation. Something like this.

Would you believe 145 million active gamers. Oh I see your laughing in my face. Would you believe 82 million active gamers. Bet those 990 euro reports are selling like hotcakes.
haha why do u know of that video :-p . but yea, pretty much wats going on in this articles
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Newzoo.com

6 changes on 7 unique name servers over 8 years.
12 changes on 10 unique ip addresses over 7 years.
Owner city Amsterdam.

Now how does a name changing face changing amsterdamian know so much about american gamers? Here is the owner getting like 27 views on youtube.
Dude, what? How is that even remotely related to this?
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LOL @ games being "expensive"

In 1990, I was paying $90 for Sega Genesis games. Tommy Lasorda baseball comes to mind as one.

For what we get today, $60 is dirt cheap.
you forget the $15 'DLC' each game has shortly after launch, and many more after that.
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I've paid for each and every single game I have ever played whether it was a store-bought disk or a d/l.
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Who?
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This applies heavily to console gamers.

Quote:
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Don't parents buy games so that all their children can play?
The cool parents buy gta.
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Dude, what? How is that even remotely related to this?
You mean how is newzoo.com the source of the information in this article related to this article?
Answer = directly related.
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Yea, I remember back in my N64 days, I had to have the latest game. But now, I will only buy a new game (like BF3) if it is multiplayer and my friends are all going to play. If it is a single player game, I wait til it becomes $20 or less.
   
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