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True. But at least it was free if you pre-ordered and it was just one expansion.

It's still only one month and a half after the game was released.
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True. But at least it was free if you pre-ordered and it was just one expansion.

It's still only one month and a half after the game was released.

It was still announced looooooonnng before the release of the game, and was given away free if you pre-ordered.

On top of that, BF3 was 40% off ($36) some random day in December, shortly after the release of B2K. That gives everyone that wanted BF3 the chance to get it with B2K VERY cheap, even cheaper than if they had pre-ordered. Black Ops is still $60, + $15 for the "Rezurrection" (lmao) pack, + $15 for the "Annihalation" pack, + $15 for the "First Strike" pack, + $60 for the "MW3" pack, oh... nevermind that last one, I forgot it's a separate title. redface.gif
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Man, the world can no longer stop them from milking the game.
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When I think about it £40 for a years worth of cod elite which is just dlc's you could(in the steam sales) have gotten like 20-30 full games. Steam sales really make you look at the value of games and question it. :S
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20 is a lot... wow. That's a lot of money on top of the 60 US bucks. This is why CS world will be always good, no bs dlc... all included, and mods.
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Activision:

Man, it feels good to be a gangsta.
 
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My problem isn't the number of DLCs, but how little time there is between DLC releases. This can only lead to poorly designed and rushed maps. This can't be easy for the dev. team.

For those comparing MW3's nostalgia pack to B2K, there was a lot of work put into recreating the maps on a completely new engine with a lot of features that weren't there previously. The "MW3 engine" is the same thing as the IW 4 engine only slightly different. It's basically copy and pasting for them.
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And what are they charging for each of these 20 downloads? $5? $10? $15 each? Gee, can't wait to pay 15 bucks for 3 maps that were in previous games. rolleyes.gif Jog on Activision, jog on.

Back to karkand?

Oh, you're right. A FREE expansion pack, where a single Map is still larger and more complex than all COD maps ever combined. Not to mention, Vehicles, 8 new weapons. All free. And if you didn't preorder to get Karkand, well, that's your fault. It was stated months before the release date that Karkand would be free with preorders. If you look at older BF games, other maps and DLC were free. The only time I ever remember purchasing DLC for BF games is when it was quite a lot of content, which wasn't often.

So, For BF3 + Back to Karkand I paid 38.99. If I wanted (which I don't) MW3, that's 60 bucks plus 50 for an "Elite" account, that's 110. Yeah, that's a deal. rolleyes.gif
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MW3 To Get 20 chunks of DLC in Nine Months.

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