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THIS is what REALLY happens when you release a quality game at a good price.
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post #12 of 61
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Originally Posted by DiNet View Post

Game is terrible.
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At the time of publication (Monday, 20th February) 1350 people were playing the game on Steam, with a Monday peak of 2656.

60k to "make" a game? Sounds legit.

That mean's 1,350 people were ONLINE on Steam playing the game on a MONDAY MORNING. That wouldn't include those who play with Steam in offline mode.

Sorry for double post.
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post #13 of 61
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Originally Posted by RagingCain View Post

Beat the game in about 14 hours and that was kind of hurried. Well worth at least one more replay and the money for anybody a fan of the survival horror/thriller genre!
Peak number of players today: 2656 x 29.99 = 79653.44
That's all we know who have had a chance to play it. Some people haven't had time to play it yet but have already bought it.

Looks like I destroyed your record, 9 hours here. biggrin.gif
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THIS is what REALLY happens when you release a console port at a justified price.

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Anyone else notice the recycled Max Payne 'door won't open' noise? Haha, love it.

Yeah, I noticed that. There are a lot of nods toward Max Payne to be found in the game - including James McAffrey (Max's voice actor) reading the what sounds like the story from Max Payne.
Edited by Mobius01 - 2/22/12 at 9:13am
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post #16 of 61
But.. But... PC gaming is dead biggrin.gif
/sarcasm off

I'm going to pick up this game at some point. I just don't have the time to play right now so with any luck it will go on sale and I can get it for eve cheaper.
    
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post #17 of 61
Looks like those developers and publishers should learn a lesson about the PC. 30 dollars for a ported game and I finished it in 1 day lol. I will not spoil you anything about the plot. I liked the game but it has NO END. It is TO BE CONTINUED in the end even after the 2 DLC episodes. So in the end it leaves you dissapointed because you wanted to see the end and some explanations but no.

PROS:
Very good graphics and atmosphere.
Very good OST.
Very good plot.

CONS:
Game play is repetitive but its ok since the story matters in this game.
Very short game that you can finish in 1 day.
Price is ok but not bargain. Remember its an old game ported to pc kinda late but better late than never.
No clear Ending in this game as it leaves you with questions and To be continued feeling.
post #18 of 61

i love the game, they deserve it, 

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I really like this game smile.gif
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and now the music and movie industry cant blame pirating for poor sales
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