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post #11 of 46
I am sure these companies do their market research. They most likely know that sales for PC games are very low, partly due to piracy, partly due to a console being more adept to running games easier. Making a demo costs money, they need to pay their programmers to make a demo. If a game with no demo vs a game with a demo release shows no or little extra profit made then they will not bother, as like I said, it costs to make a demo.
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http://www.escapistmagazine.com/news...o-Coming-to-PC

THO i agree with your points.
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Meh... Console gaming is just not upto specs.... PC Gaming is always the future
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post #14 of 46
Crysis 2 is getting a demo. It's even on the front page and has been for 3 days. Though I agree, I think you should make sure you have a basis for your claims before posting something like this.
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Meh... Console gaming is just not upto specs.... PC Gaming is always the future
It's not the future of gaming, that's for sure. Technical specs yes, everything else... no.
post #16 of 46
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It's not the future of gaming, that's for sure. Technical specs yes, everything else... no.
console = PCs 3 yr old little brother, pc = 21 yrs old and is more fun to play with
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post #17 of 46
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console = PCs 3 yr old little brother, pc = 21 yrs old and is more fun to play with
I'm not sure how you quantify "more fun to play with"...
post #18 of 46
ohhhh maybe its because PC gamers are so pissy, and would constantly complain about the "graphics ans Fraps"

this is what i have noticed since making the change from PS3/Xbox to PC.
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ohhhh maybe its because PC gamers are so pissy, and would constantly complain about the "graphics ans Fraps"

this is what i have noticed since making the change from PS3/Xbox to PC.
Then sod off back to consoles. Because receiving a crappy console port on a game that was originally a PC-only title is offensive and annoying. Jus sayin.
    
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Then sod off back to consoles. Because receiving a crappy console port on a game that was originally a PC-only title is offensive and annoying. Jus sayin.
Very Very True! Consoles are taking all the credit now
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