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No cockpit view = no buy
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As long as that "Car upgrades store" doesn't involve real money, I'm game. I find that spending actual money on top of the ~$60 for the game just so that you can advance further sucks the life out of a game - especially if its a racing game.

Playing through the game and earning enough to upgrade your car is a completely different story. Anyone who invests a decent amount of time is on equal footing.
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Seriously?you have to get the packs for tracks/layouts?

Hell no!!
Those are just extras for pre-ordering, like a bonus. I'm sure those will not be in the game for others, or you will possibly have to pay extra for them. I'm assuming extra tracks and cars will be the main source of store that people will buy. They are giving you a few of the items that will be in their store for free for pre-ordering. Just like other games do now-a-days. There may even be special car skins that will only be available through the store as well. But again, you don't NEED that, it is all extra that will be developed after the game is released. You are still going to get more than a enough in the full game to satisfy you.
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Why should I have to buy "packs" to get access to all the tracks at release?


I can understand if its 6 months later(like Shift 2 with its "legends" and "speedhunters" packs,which ended up being free on the PC),but if I buy the base game at release I can not play ALL the tracks that are on the disc?that is pathetic.I have no problem with pre order "extra" cars,but tracks is totally different.
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I have such a large library of unplayed games, and games go on steep sells in a year or less. I pretty much have no desire to pay launch prices for games anymore. Even if I was interested, as mentioned, not having a cockpit view is an automatic no buy.
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My stance on grid 2 is still the same as it was months ago, no cockpit = no sale.

Otherwise I'd be very much interested in enjoying the game.
They took it out to get better performance on other things. Plus fewer then 5% used it.
 
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post #17 of 50
At first I was 'no cockpit no buy', but now I've quite got used to a decent hood camera.

Will buy.
   
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Day 0 DLC for tracks and extremely popular cars? Congratulations Codemasters, you have again outdone Microsoft and Turn 10 in raising the bar in terms of outrageous DLC. At least Forza 4's merchant DLC only included some random cars. They never made track layouts or an immensely popular car such as the GT-R part of merchant DLC.

I bet their total car count doesn't even break 50 without DLC. If the DLC turns out to be as bad as DIRT 3 I won't even bother. Otherwise I'll wait until it hits the bargain bin price of $5 before I'll bite. Why lay out $50 for a game that is easily beaten by its competition?

I'll be sticking to Forza 4. Hopefully Project CARS turns out to be a smashing success. I'd love to have a good up to date racing game on the PC.
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My stance on grid 2 is still the same as it was months ago, no cockpit = no sale.

Otherwise I'd be very much interested in enjoying the game.

100% agree. I wont play racing games without cockpit view..
 
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cant believe no cockpit view in this game, its a racing game cockpit view is part of the experience
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