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Guys, is PC physical games going BR with all these next gen consoles basically using BR?
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I doubt it. Not everyone has a BD player, DVD is more common and for people that don't have either there are digital downloads.

Some of the bigger games will probably be BD but I honestly think that most games will be digital download.
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I doubt it. Not everyone has a BD player, DVD is more common and for people that don't have either there are digital downloads.

Some of the bigger games will probably be BD but I honestly think that most games will be digital download.

I haven't had a DVD or BD in my PC for the last like 6 years. I'm sure I'm not the only one. So it doesn't really matter...
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I don't think so. I havn't actually purchased a game disc for ages! The last two years its just been digital download via Steam.
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No way... I haven't even seen a game released on blu ray for pc, and when it starts they'll have dvd relases along side the blu ray releases for a long time.
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i think pc game pub try to make much money as possible, 5 dvd's still cheaper than 1 blueray for games:D

for HTPC it's ok to have bd player, but still you need receiver for 7.1 truaudio
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Doubt it. Most PC Game sales are online now. The battlelines are over 'who' gets the game for distribution; Valve, Origin, Windows Live, etc. Even go to Best Buy and see how tiny the PC Gaming stock has become. Very few buy at a retailer now.

edit; So you don't need the Bluray capacity when it's just a script to open your browser and download.
Edited by MightyAA - 7/17/13 at 1:59pm
    
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