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post #21 of 90
Jeez, these writers need a good editor.

Other than that, it really sucks. But is it really "evolution?" I'm not a religion nut -actually, quite opposite- but, some features, in tech, doesn't need to "evolve." PC Games is, and always has been, a specific niche market that increases and decreases in market share, as consoles integrate more features that appeal to the wider spectrum of the full market. So, PC Gaming, basically, doesn't need to "evolve." Keep it the way it is.

Now, what's going on is a ****ty, slow moving economy. And with a slow economy, tech and science move a crazy amount slower, and cut-backs are made on specific pieces of segments of technology, in our case entertainment. So it's not that PC Gaming "needs to evolve," is that we're in crappy times, and things must be sacrificed. In our case, though, (with EA) it's PC titles.

Let's just hope other companies don't follow suit, or else the PC gaming community might be headed in to uncertain times.

Hey, Linux!
Yeah?
HERE WE COME!
post #22 of 90
It hasn't gone anywhere because of companies like EA making terrible games and console ports.
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I think they mean the future of PC gaming is facebook games and free to play games like Battlefield Heroes with microtransactions up the ***, what a bright future.
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Hey, where does my graphics card plug in on my Ipad?
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PC gaming is screwed because of consoles.
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Like this guy or anyone else can count how many people play games offline?? (I bet this number is HUGE!)

Open mouth insert tail YOU FAIL!!!!

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Its been known for years that PC gaming is WoW and MMORPGs and RTS games like Civ 5. The rest are ports or indie or racing/sim. Thats PC gaming in my eyes.
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post #28 of 90
Quote:
Originally Posted by quadx View Post
PC gaming is screwed because of consoles.

PC Gaming is STILL not just strong but VERY STRONG, offline gaming is STILL STRONG on PC, in fact I think the creator of that stOOpid game Farmville is estimated to be worth 9 Billion dollars, still think PC gaming is a fail?

TRUE STORY: I bought my son a PS2 (he's only 5) and a big selection of games (got them cheap) and he would RATHER Play on my computer....

So, if anyone is to judge where the future of gaming is, the kids are, for kids ARE the future, and the kids choice is clearly PC Gaming...


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post #29 of 90
All this sums up to me as...

Single player PC games are dying.
Constant internet connection for games is needed in teh future.

Not cool.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kilrbe3 View Post
Its been known for years that PC gaming is WoW and MMORPGs and RTS games like Civ 5. The rest are ports or indie or racing/sim. Thats PC gaming in my eyes.
First Person Shooters not even mentioned? meh...


Farmville OWNS lolz not...
Edited by _GTech - 2/15/11 at 9:43pm
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