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[VG247] Activision says closing Black Ops PSN servers may be “viable”

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“The publishers have the right to shut down the servers for their game at any time as well which based on the number of reported posts from users may be a viable solution over the free PSN,†he wrote.
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I don't know how reliable this source is, but this seems very sketchy.

Also, what servers are they talking about? Black Ops doesn't use servers...
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I'm guessing servers that store player classes, stats, etc...
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post #3 of 82
"...the free PSN"
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Wow, way to screw over your fans and gamers.
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"...the free PSN"
What are you trying to imply there? Do you even know what PS+ is?
     
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They are just greedy. Activision only treat 360 customers well, PC and PS3 get the shaft. Now with the complaining hacks for MW2, this is a perfect scapegoat for them to pull out of the PSN; this includes BO. I'll never buy an Activision title ever again, that is for sure.
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Activision not happy that PSN is free?
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This is the part when you break into a hospital and host games in the server room.
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post #9 of 82
What's worse is that the PS3 version of BLOPS runs on a lower resolution and STILL struggles to keep similar frame rates with the 360 version.

I guess it just shows the consumer that Activision/Treyarch is only really concerned about whatever makes them the most money.
Edited by Skylit - 1/18/11 at 7:50pm
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Dang, I have some friends at work who plays Black Ops on their PS3's all freaking day!!!!! I wonder how they'll react when I ask them about this.
 
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