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post #31 of 41
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Seems to me that EA want some of Blizzards Starcraft pie.
Forgetting that C&C was always about a single player storyline. I very much doubt I will be buying this game...

Do people usually buy F2P games headscratch.gif
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post #32 of 41
CnC was a pretty awesome package overall. Saying it was known for one thing over the other is just silly. However, multiplayer is what made it grow in popularity quite fast.
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> Talking about CNC's roots, and the great SP campaigns.
> Ppl bring up Generals and RA3
> Roots
> Generals and RA3
Seriously Guys -__-

Greentexting ..on OCN ..really?

Sometimes it's the only way one can express one's feelings towards stuff.

Hopefully for ppl who are going to invest time into this game, EA don't screw you over with having to buy factions, pay-for units/buildings, and maps.
They pretty much did that with age of empires online. Dont think EA is gonna exempt itself from the cash grab.
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Do people usually buy F2P games headscratch.gif

Only if they are idiots or don't read the article and are guessing it's a game you have to buy. tongue.gif
    
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This is horrible. Seriously EA ruin every game you make. C&C was all about the SP and LAN play.
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post #36 of 41
I wasn't sure that the C&C series couldn't get any worse after Westwood was gone, it appears it has.
The DLC and such is probably going to be a disaster. 1 map = $5, if you want all 20 maps and SP that were suppose to launch with the game, you'll have to empty your wallet for good 'ole EA.
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I play most RTS for the single player campaign, I know i'm the minority nowadays, but older RTS games had amazing single player campaigns.
This is a crazy statement to make, considering the original C&Cs featured amazing single player compaigns, which is why (at least with the people I know) the games got really popular. Many of my friends will still randomly play them.

+1 i very rarely play multiplayer in RTS and never play normal multiplayer (I always play custom games like TD or nexus wars)
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post #38 of 41
Its official, C&C is dead, thanks to EA. First they killed Westwood and now they are slowly killing C&C. For me, C&C was about the single player campaigns and the cutscenes, too bad EA had to take that away.
    
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I don't like the f2p model. Micro-transactions are just too annoying. I would rather just pay $60 for a full game... that has singleplayer.
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I don't like the f2p model. Micro-transactions are just too annoying. I would rather just pay $60 for a full game... that has singleplayer.

Company of Heroes Online had a decent F2P model and was quite great but EA's idea of a F2P game just makes me laugh. Course we will all try it because it's free but the excitement for this game since I heard Bioware, F2P and no single player just killed it. Would never have touched the single player anyways but it just sends off alarm bells that the game will be rushed and designed to make money instead of a great sequel for a great franchise. Rush the game and get it out, make money, save money by leaving out content etc. Which is exactly what it seems like.

Make the single player campaign but release it later on and just push the game out with multiplayer so we can start making money. Typical EA buisness decisions.

Would also rather pay for a full game that's put togeather and developed properly like the games it's following.
    
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