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[PCG] Ubisoft considers microtransactions for $60 games

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Future Ubisoft games could offer in-game purchases after taking an initial $60 chomp of your wallet. GamesBeat says during an investor call, Ubisoft CFO Alain Martinez and Worldwide Online Director Stéphanie Perotti acknowledged the “flexibility” of free-to-play business models and the “opportunity” for full-priced games offering microtransactional items.
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Watch Dogs could be the first $60 game with an integrated microtransaction system.
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Are they never happy? They constantly want more and more and more money. No doubt people pirate things with crap like this happening all the time.
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THis is going to end up wrecking these game companies if they highly believe that every gamer, WANTS to spend more money on there game.
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I'm not even mad. Just pleading, please god, no, just no...
 
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How about making great games that offer great content? That's another way to increase profits.
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One extreme to the next, eh Ubisoft?
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Oh wow..

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Jeez Ubisoft, thought you got the memo when you were going to drop DRM off future titles. Then you go and do something stupid like this.doh.gif
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Well they say they're getting rid of DRM...I mean I don't have a problem with this personally as long as it's ONLY cosmetic..
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ubi needs to take a page from bethesda. make amazing games, and people will pay.
 
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