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One contributeing factor would be that it helps the development budget if money is paid to place those products in the media. I expect Snake will be smoking Benson & Hedges now.
Edited by t4ct1c47 - 5/22/08 at 9:13am
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Disappointing... the enemy soldiers had better be chugging Pocari Sweat.
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LOL... I really wonder if advertising in games affects things that much to the point of making games want to buy things at all.
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Originally Posted by t4ct1c47 View Post
One contributeing factor would be that it helps the development budget if money is paid to place those products in the media. I expect Snake will be smoking Benson & Hedges now.
Snake only smokes Black & Mild's....and unfiltered Camel's....yea, he's that much of a badass.
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I don't think these detract from the game, but only add to it. Just look at the level of detail they put into it, even mentioning that it's a 30GB iPod



    
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I don't think these detract from the game, but only add to it. Just look at the level of detail they put into it, even mentioning that it's a 30GB iPod



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Nice. I wonder if they went as far as, when a new ipod comes out, or sony releases a new phone, that you can get some sort of "product update" That adds new tech inplace of the real products in the game...

Bad idea?
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Nice. I wonder if they went as far as, when a new ipod comes out, or sony releases a new phone, that you can get some sort of "product update" That adds new tech inplace of the real products in the game...

Bad idea?
Maybe...maybe not. I think it'd be cool if he had an iPod Touch instead though.
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Oh wow. That's waaaay too much advertising... an iPod??? Come on now, that's just stuck in there!

What does he need to listen to music for? -.-
For ****s and giggles.

Why not?
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I honestly dont see the problem in this, its getting funds to help make the game the best it possibly can.
I agree, if anything it might add a better experience to the game.
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