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Interesting, now blow me away. Give me a compelling story on why I need/want it.
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post #12 of 101
Weird. Weren't they saying something about how Windows 8 was an os for gamers a while back? Now look at them. Makin' os' for the least common denominator (i.e. 'smart'phone users).
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The thing is, I see no problem in them pushing the App Store if they actually have decent games on there. The App Store and the Metro (whatever you wanna call it) are pretty streamlined. I could see myself using it as an alternative to Steam. However, I want to see more exclusives. Full fledged PC games built from the ground up with PC in mind, not crappy ports of CoD clones or releases of 10+ year old Halo games.
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Wondering what it will be? DLC Downloads in their Appstore? *cough* EA *cough* Okay ms I don't believe it until I see it happen. If so you have my bank details from your nsa backup. Nothing to fill in yay *irony off*
post #15 of 101
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Originally Posted by axiumone View Post

I'm cautiously optimistic. However, they've been promising that PC gaming will be their focus for such a long time. I hope it's true, but I'll believe it when I see it.

Cautiously optimistic is a good start, but I'm leaning more towards optimistic!

When was the last time Windows has been under this much competition?! It's been quite a while. I bet even AMD and Nvidia threaten MS a little by saying "hey, you need to improve your OS environment for games so we can continue out GPU sales, otherwise we'll start optimizing more for Linux"

Gaming is one of the main reasons some individuals stick to Windows. Now, MS is a position where "good enough" for gaming is no longer an option for them since competitors are near good enough.

Happy for me smile.gif Maybe not so happy who were hoping to drop Windows sooner tongue.gif
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post #16 of 101
Still waiting for those Tier 1 DX10 games that were going to be used to push Vista. And they better not be Halo 2.
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Somehow (Experience) I believe that this promise of effort (Money waste) will yield great benefits (To no one) and seriously impact (Be gone before we care to remember) to gaming (logo design).
 
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i'm gonna hibernate and see where all this going - well when i wake up i might have a nice surprise biggrin.gif
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Somehow (Experience) I believe that this promise of effort (Money waste) will yield great benefits (To no one) and seriously impact (Be gone before we care to remember) to gaming (logo design).

If this were reddit you would have gold.
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post #20 of 101
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Originally Posted by geoxile View Post

They've said this several times in the past and they failed to deliver every time. The only thing MS delivers is more DirectX iterations.

And that's bad?
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If this were reddit you would have gold.

Why am I not surprised?
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