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Gamers have felt $60 is too high for a long time, but what options do you have? Wait for a Steam sale or get it used later on (after its been spoiled by friends and websites)...

But thats what exactly what this game is tho, its a 2 year old game that could be bought from the xbox bargain bin for 5$. They would have never released this game for $30 2 years ago when it came out for 360.
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It actually proves people are willing to pay reasonable prices biggrin.gif

This. I don't care what anyone says. $60 for a game is stupid.
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PC gaming dead? lol. I haven't bought a console since N64.
    
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I have no problem with it being a "console port" as long as it is a good game and runs well. An example that springs to mind is Batman AA. Money well spent. All I care about is that it entertains me, and all that goes into that is a good game without issues running it. Being made (or not being made) for a console is not one of the requirements.

Will check this out next week.
    
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I have no problem with it being a "console port" as long as it is a good game and runs well. An example that springs to mind is Batman AA. Money well spent. All I care about is that it entertains me, and all that goes into that is a good game without issues running it. Being made (or not being made) for a console is not one of the requirements.
Will check this out next week.

Hope you do. It was money well placed in my view. I do not regret spending 30$ on it at all, hell i would pay 50 for it, it is a much better game than a LOT of the AAA titles that go for 60$ and don't even come close to its worth, because for them to actually be worth it, you have to spend another 100$ on DLCs. If you are a fan of thrillers/horror with a really great story and what i would say a pretty nice immersion, i think you will enjoy this game.
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Yeah this game is a really good game. Definitely will be purchasing it soon. Never got to finish it on consoles.
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Loved the game, I'm in the final episode now. PC gaming will never die.
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This game made my almost-four year old practically wet himself. He was sitting on my lap while I was playing it. We both jumped several times, he screamed a little a couple times LOL. Very immersing environment. Very cool game.
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Of course. It's why i don't own Skyrim or BF3. I missed that small Black Friday window so the good games are $60! No way, i'm still too used to paying 49.99 for the its been out for like a week game, after that a few months that blockbuster PC title is 39.99 AND i didn't have to worry about developers trying to scam me with "exclusive" content or DLC they are just sitting on that should have been included.
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Bought a copy for my buddy and I. We thoroughly enjoyed it. So two people got gamed up for the the the price of one.
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