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post #11 of 30
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Originally Posted by rduffy123 View Post
ps3 wont be getting it.
which, in turn will result in less sale further on down the road.


Also, there's a nice little edit button around for multiple quotes.
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post #12 of 30
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did they say $20 a pack hope there is a lot of content.
They said that the DLC is supposed to replace them releasing a game every year like they did with GTA 3. The DLC should be at least as big as Vice City. Maybe not quite as large as San Andreas (although they need some SA gameplay BAD!)
    
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They said that the DLC is supposed to replace them releasing a game every year like they did with GTA 3. The DLC should be at least as big as Vice City. Maybe not quite as large as San Andreas (although they need some SA gameplay BAD!)
"But Vice City was a huge game!"

"Probably my favorite GTA thus far. I asked for GTA4 for Christmas. Hope I get it."

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the DLC is too little too late anyway. given the very late release of the PC version, and the failure that followed, that should be the primary focus.

not that it matters, since the money has already been spent. but they clearly didnt think it through, or thought GTA4 would be like, unforgettable for years.
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post #15 of 30
Is the PC release getting the DLC at the same time. I sure hope so and no PC users won't pay for it just like the Variety Map Pack [COD4] on PC where Nvidia stepped in for us. Thanks Nvidia .

First things first thought, epic patch needed for GTA IV PC, please fix texture and view distance limitations for us people with high end hardware >>.
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post #16 of 30
Take Two is trash. Their only stream of profit is GTA IV. Tbh, I'm kind of sick of hearing about how they're having a hard time (which is all the time except when they released GTA IV).
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How does a game sell this many copies and the company be losing money? Something was mismanaged, me thinks. Granted, I'm not economist, but it seems to me that with so much revenue something had to have been botched for Take Two to be losing money so soon.
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post #18 of 30
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^ yep, Look at Left 4 Dead. Sold extremely well, just goes to show that if you make a great game people will be more willing to spend the hard earned money on it. If you rush them out, then people wont.

Quality over Quantity
GTA IV sold like mad, and I consider it one of (if not the) best game of 2008...
post #19 of 30
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How does a game sell this many copies and the company be losing money? Something was mismanaged, me thinks. Granted, I'm not economist, but it seems to me that with so much revenue something had to have been botched for Take Two to be losing money so soon.
Probably has a lot to do with fighting off frickin EA for what half a year?
    
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I hope the PS3 gets some DLC somewhere along the line. I'd like the extra content for sure!
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