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That is just nuts! However, there is no surprise there! The sales for MW3 just blow that of BF3 out of the water; 6.5M in ONE DAY as opposed to 5M in one WEEK!

Activision is laughing all the way to the bank! I will wait till this game is around $30 before buying it.
     
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So If I post a picture with a bunch of old men playing battlefield would that have anything to do with their sales?
I think you misinterpreted what that picture meant.
The game comes exclusively bundled with the 360 so naturally it would sell more.
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Horrible !!! man this gen is nuts
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I have herd a lot of people who are were die hard COD fans hate the game because of how it is the exact same game as before I laughed at them and said, "I told you before you even bought the game it would be just a bunch of new maps and nothing actually new or exciting."

It has been the exact same game since 2002. thumb.gif

On the brighter side, 6.5 is less than the 7mn BLOPS sold.

How is that the brighter side? Black Ops was utter crap. It didn't even work for the better half of the first couple of months after its release and was completely uncompelling as compared to MW and MW2. MW3 is leagues better than Black Ops. It looks better than Black Ops, actually works and I can run it maxed out, constant 60.
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As expected.
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So If I post a picture with a bunch of old men playing battlefield would that have anything to do with their sales?

I don't think old men have parents to buy them every new video game that comes out...
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Eh, still enjoy the multiplayer on the Console - definitely prefer BF 3 on PC though. Damn is that game great - wish it ran a bit smoother, though. I get weird stutters even with drivers/etc. all up-to-date.
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Bobby will claim the other 2.5 million pirated the game, thus sales were lost, this increases drm, then blamesPC gamers, them hackers.
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Here is why...
2sht4.jpg

So If I post a picture with a bunch of old men playing battlefield would that have anything to do with their sales?
I think you misinterpreted what that picture meant.
The game comes exclusively bundled with the 360 so naturally it would sell more.

We're a few days away from the 6th anniversary of the launch of 360, to imply that a bundle would affect sales in any substantial way is ludicrous.

Directed at everyone:

I don't get why everyone is on BF3 and EA's jock. I have no loyalty to either franchise but I've found MW3 more entertaining than BF3. It feels more realistic and less movie-like (despite all the cutscenes) to me. Its more engaging and also I like the weapons better.

But am I going to go around trash talking BF3 because I prefer another game to it?? No. Because that's pointless. If you like it so much go play it and stop crapping in every thread with off topic posts.
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The problem is that kids hate teamworks, or don't even know what is teamwork. How they function due they never had a job or etc.
Battlefield lean toward more mature people, but the target audiences of mature ages isn't populate as kids ages.

Every adults will have less time spend in gaming because we have important things to do for our living while kids spend days at home playing games... -> COD (what is teamwork?)

This is why the sales isn't climbing as fast as COD.

COD target audiences -> 14 - 20 (too much time in games)
Battlefield target audiences - 20 - 35+ (job for living, no time for games or lost interests)
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