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Originally Posted by SpykeZ;11855997 
You know what's funny? The more dumbed down garbage a game is, the higher in the ranks of piracy it ranks. You know why? People don't pay for games that are garbage, it's not the companies fault the game is pirated for being generic crap, no it's the pirates fault. It's ALWAYS THE PIRATES. God forbid companies make decent games anymore instead of just face lifting last years game.

Now, all those who oppose, feel free to QQ

lolwut?

People pirated it either because they didn't want to pay, or they just wanted to try it out before they bought it. Just like every other pirated game...
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post #12 of 22
Received BO as a Christmas gift, quite fun but glad I didn't pay. It's too much like COD4, IMO.
    
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post #13 of 22
Maybe if they make a good game

Someone will actually buy it
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post #14 of 22
Does this mean that they'll stop making CoD games?
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post #15 of 22
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Does this mean that they'll stop making CoD games?

I doubt it, Activision has already made 1 billion dollars off of this game. They'll keep milking this series for a long while.
    
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I doubt it, Activision has already made 1 billion dollars off of this game. They'll keep milking this series for a long while.

Unfortunately, that's how Activision works.
I hate them so much.
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Just finished black ops. Got it for xmas. It's a fantastic game! It's brilliant. I love the storyline. So many twists and turns!
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Maybe if they make a good game

Someone will actually buy it

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/looks proudly at BC2. biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by Dilyn;11856223 
Unfortunately, that's how Activision works.
I hate them so much.

You hate a company for 1 game / series?

GREAT LOGIC THERE
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post #20 of 22
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Originally Posted by SpykeZ;11855997 
You know what's funny? The more dumbed down garbage a game is, the higher in the ranks of piracy it ranks. You know why? People don't pay for games that are garbage, it's not the companies fault the game is pirated for being generic crap, no it's the pirates fault. It's ALWAYS THE PIRATES. God forbid companies make decent games anymore instead of just face lifting last years game.

Now, all those who oppose, feel free to QQ

I hate to say it, but your "logic" makes absolutely no sense. The most popular played games are always going to be the most pirated... period. It has nothing to do with the quality of the game, just sheer popularity. All previous "Games of the Year" candidates and winners have been at, or near, the top of the list of the most pirated games. So your "garbage" theory doesn't really hold water.

People pirate games because:
A) They don't want to pay for them OR
B) They want to try the game before they spend their hard earned money on it

As a side note: I would venture to say that a good number of the people who pirated COD:BO eventually went out and bought it; after all, the multi-player is where the real draw is wink.gif
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