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While it is possible, considering the popularity of halo, but I think this guy is just making things up.

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Greenberg didn't elaborate on the actual numbers, which would be for the North American market only.

Greenberg is one of the most vocal members of the public-facing Xbox team
So he didn't provide numbers... and he <3's xbox a lot. Smells like bias.
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Originally Posted by Tempest001 View Post
While it is possible, considering the popularity of halo, but I think this guy is just making things up.



So he didn't provide numbers... and he <3's xbox a lot. Smells like bias.
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Microsoft's Aaron Greenberg has said that according to NPD data, sales of Bungie's Halo 3 have outsold the combined sales of six PlayStation 3 exclusives.
Bias cannot change facts.
Edited by ablearcher - 6/12/10 at 12:15pm
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Bias cannot change facts.
What facts? He never provided any? Blinded by the brand loyalty much?
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How does asking for facts and numbers that he's saying are there but hasn't told the rest of us those exact numbers make me a fanboy?

Anyone could say the same thing. I've got some fancy numbers here for just our area, but I won't give or show you the numbers.
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Halo 3 kinda bored me... on the other hand Killzone 2 didn't (just wanted to get that off my chest )
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Alot of little xbox queer bates in this thread, its so obvious and comical.
It's those types of members that draw people away from this site.
I would say its fanboys and trolls like you that are drawing people away.....its so obvious and comical with a dash of sadness....
    
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It is a good game. I'm sorry, the ability to customise your game in multiplayer is basically unmatched by any recent game. The main storyline was fun to play, and had an extremely good storyline, and the multiplayer was very good (especially if you avoided matchmaking and played custom games).

I think most people who hates halo either a) only played some matchmaking, which isn't a particularly outstanding part of the game; or b) is jumping on the 'it's popular so I should hate it' bandwagon.

And then saying Gears of War is a good game - it was mediocre at best.
This. I didn't think Halo 3 was great when compared to the other games in the series, and I don't even own it (and I game almost exclusively on my 360), but it is not a bad game by any stretch of the imagination. It's not particularly new or innovative, but it has the competitive FPS multiplayer style down to a science. It's still a fantastic game for LAN parties, just as much as Halo was back in 2001 and Halo 2 was in 2004. Halo's popular for a reason. What it does, it does very, very, very well.


And I did not like Gears of War. It was boring, both in gameplay and in visuals.
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How does asking for facts and numbers that he's saying are there but hasn't told the rest of us those exact numbers make me a fanboy?

Anyone could say the same thing. I've got some fancy numbers here for just our area, but I won't give or show you the numbers.
Corporate officers have legal responsibilities. They aren't the "free press."

Also, his claims numbers from NPD, and they do release their numbers, after a set time.
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Bias cannot change facts.
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What facts? He never provided any? Blinded by the brand loyalty much?
Basically.
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Corporate officers have legal responsibilities. They aren't the "free press."

Also, his claims numbers from NPD, and they do release their numbers, after a set time.
Then you'll never know if he was just BSing or providing "facts" until those numbers release.
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