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“Only a handful of Take-Two games fit the criteria Activision set out — megahits that come out every two years or so,†he said. Though titles like Red Dead Redemption and L.A. Noire have the potential to sell 5 million units or more, Pachter said, there’s no precedent for those games to come out on a recurring basis.
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Good because Activision suck.
    
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Good.
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Happy Dance!!

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This is very good news. Activision would have plundered the company and regurgitated the same nonsense from it till it had a numbing effect on gamers.
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post #6 of 27
Thank god.

They would ruin max payne.
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I really wish developers would stop allowing them selves to be sold out
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post #8 of 27
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Originally Posted by jy360 View Post
I really wish developers would stop allowing them selves to be sold out
It's not the devs that sell-out, it's the Stock holders and the Board of Directors. Anything for them to get a few more bucks. Devs usually get screwed when this happens. All the good programmers and innovative thinkers in the company get laid off and the useless ones get to stay on at the new company.
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It's not the devs that sell-out, it's the Stock holders and the Board of Directors. Anything for them to get a few more bucks. Devs usually get screwed when this happens. All the good programmers and innovative thinkers in the company get laid off and the useless ones get to stay on at the new company.
because these companies cannot make there own games, they just re-badge a good developer?
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I think I just decided to never buy another Activision game.
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