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I guess TECHNICALLY you can't control every single outcome. It just kind of happens with 1 of 3 choices. What if you want a 4th choice? According to the wording you should be able to make it happen. I think that is what they're getting at
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I guess TECHNICALLY you can't control every single outcome. It just kind of happens with 1 of 3 choices. What if you want a 4th choice? According to the wording you should be able to make it happen. I think that is what they're getting at

Unreasonable expectation. By that reasoning, because I can't accidentally stumble upon a planet populated by fully trained Super Saiyans to roflstomp the reapers as my ending, they lied.

BBB wants a payoff, nothing more.
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Unreasonable expectation. By that reasoning, because I can't accidentally stumble upon a planet populated by fully trained Super Saiyans to roflstomp the reapers as my ending, they lied.
BBB wants a payoff, nothing more.

I never said it was logical or that it was right. I was just stating what the law suit was probably going to use. And your insinuation about the saiyans is correct in the legal wordage.
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I never said it was logical or that it was right. I was just stating what the law suit was probably going to use. And your insinuation about the saiyans is correct in the legal wordage.

I know, I just was saying how it could never hold and wouldn't make it to court. I can't sue Burger King for not putting pepperoni on my Big Mac when I say "A Big Mac with everything" despite their slogan being "have it your way".

As they have no legal standing, they are just creating negative media attention, and the only way to remove that quickly would be a payoff, exactly what the BBB is looking for here. ESPECIALLY since this comes after they've already announced they're extending the ending.
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I know, I just was saying how it could never hold and wouldn't make it to court. I can't sue Burger King for not putting pepperoni on my Big Mac when I say "A Big Mac with everything" despite their slogan being "have it your way".
As they have no legal standing, they are just creating negative media attention, and the only way to remove that quickly would be a payoff, exactly what the BBB is looking for here. ESPECIALLY since this comes after they've already announced they're extending the ending.

I think you could probably sue for a lot of things that are supposed to be "common sense". Like all those idiots who sued people for burning their mouths on hot drinks or slipping on wet floors. Our legal system is just idiotic that way.
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I think you could probably sue for a lot of things that are supposed to be "common sense". Like all those idiots who sued people for burning their mouths on hot drinks or slipping on wet floors. Our legal system is just idiotic that way.

Yes and no. Those lawsuits were about what was not said. Not semantics of what was said.
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Regardless of the absurdity of this "lawsuit", I'm still disgusted with Mass Effect 3. It was a departure from everything that was good about the first 2. No sequence of cutscenes to clarify the ending that they are planning to release will likely change the fact that the game was a major disappointment.
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Unreasonable expectation. By that reasoning, because I can't accidentally stumble upon a planet populated by fully trained Super Saiyans to roflstomp the reapers as my ending, they lied.
BBB wants a payoff, nothing more.

They promised 16 different endings. We got one with three different colors. Someone, somewhere has to own up to the lie. Whether or not the BBB is fishing for payoffs (which I doubt it actually is), this string of bad press has to be making someone uncomfortable. Mass Effect 3 has had an immense ripple effect and seeing how it will all play out might shape the rest of the industry.
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They promised 16 different endings. We got one with three different colors. Someone, somewhere has to own up to the lie. Whether or not the BBB is fishing for payoffs (which I doubt it actually is), this string of bad press has to be making someone uncomfortable. Mass Effect 3 has had an immense ripple effect and seeing how it will all play out might shape the rest of the industry.

About time too!
    
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