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And you need to realize that they don't give a frag about PC gaming smile.gif In their minds, PC gaming is dead already. In fact, Blizzard are about the only ones who keep pushing it. Take a look. EVERYTHING else turned console, even Crysis (which is unforgivable).

So we can send that message, right. And you can be sure it will be absolutely ignored. Because people don't do what's right. They do what profits them. It's a sad sad world to be a PC gamer smile.gif
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There was a article not to long ago stating that PC gaming is the only branch of gaming in which they saw a growth
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Originally Posted by FrankoNL View Post

There was a article not to long ago stating that PC gaming is the only branch of gaming in which they saw a growth

Do you mean the article about the growth of desktop GPU sales as opposed to the general drop of desktop sales?
Or it is another article, specifically about games?
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It was specifically about games. If i remember correctly Ubisoft stated that they would focus more on the PC market since that is the only branch in which a growth is possible. The console market is saturated.

Wish i could find the link though..

Found a different link in which EA states the same: http://www.gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2012/07/20/ea-ceo-pc-is-fastest-growing-platform.aspx
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It was specifically about games. If i remember correctly Ubisoft stated that they would focus more on the PC market since that is the only branch in which a growth is possible. The console market is saturated.
Wish i could find the link though..

That's nice to hear. I admit my info might be dated smile.gif It would be so nice if they find some methodology that would allow them to focus on PC gaming and then easily "simplify" the games to port them to consoles instead of the other way around..

Since Black Ops I hate what consoled did to gaming... smile.gif
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Do you mean the article about the growth of desktop GPU sales as opposed to the general drop of desktop sales?
Or it is another article, specifically about games?

There was also an article from EA. They said their PC software sale surpass PS3 software sale.

With the spec of next gen console and using x86 cpu - heck the next Xbox developer kit is in a PC tower, I can see console games being easier to port. So that 1080p issue I listed probably will be fixed. However the rest of the things I listed still need developer help to realize gaming on console is different than gaming on PC.
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I totally agree with OP but it will never happen because there is too much money in console gaming. Only PC only devs will keep the flag flying. I aim to be one of those!
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BF3 is developed for the PC .... they separated the two teams.
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Too true, games should be developed for the PC and then ported to Console. I mean look back in the PS2/ Original Xbox days BF2 for PC and BF Modern Combat for Console. KOTOR I believe was a PC game that was ported to the consoles not from console to PC
 
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