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What exactly is COD doing so right?

It doesn't have a learning curve and that means it's simple to pick up and play
post #22 of 149
The reason cod sells so well is because it has a low skill ceiling combined with social aspects and grinding to get unlocks.
Edited by bukhum - 5/4/12 at 11:05pm
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Call of Duty is honestly like the facebook of video games. That's why it's sold so many units and will continue to sell even more, at least for a little while longer.
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It's simple, and it's fans don't mind playing with the same engine/graphics

I mean, they are trye gamers smile.gif
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I would play Halo 2 over any of that CoD trash. I hope M$ sees this so they release Halo on PC.
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Not at all surprising.

I still enjoy most of the CoD's despite most people jumping on the 'CoD is rubbish' bandwagon. rolleyes.gif
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Not bashing on Call Of Duty...

But I don't understand how they sell so much with no major changes year after year, while maintaining a stupidly high price tag, even years later.
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Lol, the better 2 cods of the bunch are the least selling ones of the cod series, this makes me sad.
    
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i have a feeling the hate will be strong in this thread, but still:
3 years, 77.79 million sold.
basically a bunch of hipster speak will follow about how the less popular game is cooler and better, but you wouldn't get it, etc.
sometimes you gotta suck it up and give credit where it's due.

not sure if seriois. bf3 is pretty mainstream, and it just IS better to the point I feel I shouldn't even have to explain why. And this is coming from someone who had a large part of his post secondary tuition paid for by cod4. promod
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post #30 of 149
Make ass loads of money from COD 4.... reskin the game.... make ass loads.... reskin the game.... make ass loads.... reskin the game.... and the process continues....
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