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We can say all we want about Bobby here, but if you talk out of both sides of your mouth and buy a copy of CoD, you're only lining his pockets.
    
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post #32 of 102
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We can say all we want about Bobby here, but if you talk out of both sides of your mouth and buy a copy of CoD, you're only lining his pockets.
more like fueling his coke addiction, cuz by the sounds of it this guy is perpetually high!
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What, you mean how does a man that has created one of todays most popular games become a CEO? The man who has people queuing around the block to pick up a game that is £10 more than every other game? The man that created a game that is talked about on news, between friends and online?

The man that has generated millions in profit?

Well, that's how.
Well hmm.. Is Koticks that has created this? All I see about Kotick is hate, hate, hate and even more hate. The guy is a douchebag and any other guy could have his position, CoD would still be as successful.
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*Sighs* Really sick of reading about Bobby's pompous bile now.

If Treyarch had such a "big" input into COD's MP why is it W@W and BO still fail compared to COD4. IMO Treyarch-made COD games are rubbish, the gun models suck, the sound sucks (can hardly hear enemy's footsteps), and not to mention all the bugs on release. Sounds like it's more propaganda to try get people behind Treyarch as the main COD developer since pretty much all the main core IW people who created the original COD are now gone.

Fail troll is fail.

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Is this guy high?
Like most rich people.
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The only reason an article like this can be posted is because of how widespread the idea of Call of Duty. It's really the only game, besides World of Warcraft, that I've heard muttered from nearly every social "class" in high school. I graduated this summer; and one memory that stuck was how everyone from the jocks, to the nerds, to the boy and girl preps knew about the game.

Mention a generally better-regarded game like Bad Company 2, and nobody gets it.
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I've only bought Modern Warfare 1, so regrettably I wouldn't know about all this COD mumbo jumbo.

However in doing some reasaerch on the subject and Bobby (I think we can be on a first name basis), I found an excellent article pertaining to Mr. Kotick

Bobby Kotick: A biographical treatise
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Bobby Kotick
this guy is clearly out of touch with gaming.
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The elitist hate for kotick just baffles me. The majority of people disagree with the 'enlightened' haters.
im relatively indifferent about kotick/activision/COD, but i like the way how he makes money.
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There is, they get elected CEO, and if they make huge ass profit for their company, they get to stay
There is a biiiiiiiiiiig difference between passing a test, and being elected. Look at George Bush, another prime example of election trumping intellectual capacity.

First Question of Said Test:
Are you Bobby Kotick or Steve Jobs? Yes / No

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