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[KitGuru] ASA upholds Aliens: Colonial Marines trailer complaint

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The Advertising Standards Agency has upheld a complaint from a redditor, over the way Sega and Gearbox Software advertised Aliens: Colonial Marines, by using demo footage from much earlier in development (which looked fantastic in comparison to the final product) forcing them to put a disclaimer on all future ad spots, explaining this.

http://www.kitguru.net/channel/jon-martindale/asa-upholds-aliens-colonial-marines-trailer-complaint/

(First time making a news thread, hope I did it correctly)
Edited by Tsar - 4/3/13 at 8:41am
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Ha, I really wanted to see Gearbox burn for this one though to be honest.

I was really hyped for this game and got even more excited when I saw the demo...... then it was released, a game that can only be described with language that would result in an OCN infraction wink.gif
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I would've been happy if they just released the demo As IS. Probably less bugs than the actual game frown.gif
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Ha, I really wanted to see Gearbox burn for this one though to be honest.

I was really hyped for this game and got even more excited when I saw the demo...... then it was released, a game that can only be described with language that would result in an OCN infraction wink.gif
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