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Originally Posted by doomlord52 View Post

Shipped, not sold.

Will wait for ACTUAL sales numbers.

It's a sad attempt to try to 1up Rockstar's achievement with Grand Theft Auto V, since we all know they SOLD a billion dollars worth of games in a few days, not SHIPPED a billion dollars worth of games.
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Originally Posted by Detahmaio View Post

You're incorrect

The biggest robbery is DLC's. Especially when they release a game and already have 1-2 DLC's lined up to sell you or season passes.

You clearly haven't played this game. Its an absolute train wreck. 2005 graphics with 50gb of HD space. Go take a look at the reviews from buyers.
http://www.amazon.com/Call-Duty-Ghosts-PC/product-reviews/B003O6CB6S/ref=dp_top_cm_cr_acr_txt?ie=UTF8&showViewpoints=1

Or a video for reference.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AAgc43e-zp4
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post #13 of 165
Still excited for Titan Fall.

Wasnt even aware CoD had been released.
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Bought it to try and resurrect some old fun in the modern warfare days between my friends and I. It's succeeding in that, gameplay is what makes this FPS work, not graphics. OT Titanfall looks REALLY fun biggrin.gif:thumb:
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post #15 of 165
They would have instantly posted their Day 1 sales if they had beat GTAV. Activision, why you so sad.
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Sigh... This is news? wth.gif

Then again, I wont be surprised if they sell it all
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post #17 of 165
Good fun action game, provides light entertainment.

If you want something more cerebral don't look here, but when you just wanna shoot some peeps COD and BF4 are great thumb.gif
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post #18 of 165
Alright... I'm so sick of people saying why do people buy the same game...


It's not the same game...

Secondly, it's for the multi-player... PEOPLE DO NOT, LIKE, CHANGE.

Look at the Xbox One. Look what microsoft did to it, and look at the people's reaction.

Gamers don't want change. We like our games, we like to turn them on, feel comfortable, and play our games. We don't want to pop in a new call of duty, and feel like we're playing a game for the first time. We want to pop into call of duty, see some new graphics, new maps, new effects, new guns, and kill people and get to the top of the leaderboard with the highest K/D

That's why people buy call of duty... it's for the competition... Nobody cares about Call of Duty campaign... You think they sell games because of their campaign? Hell no!!! People play that once, on veteran, one time. That's it!

Why would you mess with something that makes billions of dollars if the gamers like it!!! If they make change, this risk ruining the title of Call of Duty for ever...


You've got your CoD, run and gun gamers..

and you've got Bf4, for people who like to chill back, play strategic, or if your a noob like me, try and get a vehicle, drive to a letter on the map for 10 miles and hope you don't get sniped on the way... and if BY CHANCE you make it, well you better hope you don't encounter anyone because chances are you die, respawn... no vehicles left so you walk for 20 mins doing the serpentine around sniper bullets until you die.

That's BF4 in a nutshell for the average CoD player. I strictly buy BF4 just so I can see what the latest graphics look like and I go WOW this would be sweet if CoD looked like this.

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I will not get suckered into this game. I bought into the hype of Black Ops 2 and that game was terrible. mad.gif I will ONLY try this game when steam has a free weekend.
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Because they want to.

Next question

It's that simple. That's why most people buy the things they have.
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