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Originally Posted by [nK]Sharp View Post
I also just noticed something, odd. The title has piracy as a capital P. I didn't know it was spelled that way



The mistake happening now is there are to many companies making games specifically on consoles and then porting them over or sometimes, not at all.

They can make console games easier since they only have one set of hardware they need to configure the game to and thus save time making the game. They also don't need to make higher resolution textures or anything of the sort since consoles can't render them without overheating and lighting on fire.

Hopefully BF3 will give reason to developers to start making PC ports instead of console ports because they will probably find out it will be much more profitable.
The demo yes was ported but who knows for the actual release since they said that it was mainly for promotional purposes only and that thats not what the finished product will even be. Also the game runs fine on my system so im happy =)
post #42 of 101
I think companies should go after their developers for making half-assed/broken games and not fixing them before they try to combat piracy.
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post #43 of 101
I buy my games.
Here's a few of them.
The RA1 discs are in those cases because the original jewel case broke a long time ago.
There's more where these came from, but I care not to dig them up.


EDIT: Well, I didn't buy the Rollercoaster Tycoon. That came from a cereal box.
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post #44 of 101
Cost of gaming PC = $1000+
Cost of Xbox = $250.

Consoles are way cheaper.
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post #45 of 101
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Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
I don't support piracy in any way, but it's still just an excuse for developers to not care for a platform that is like 1/10 of users...

If piracy didn't exist, they'd prolly blame hackers for ruining MP games or something.. Always excuses for not wasting money on a small portion of the profits.
this tbh.

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Originally Posted by sLowEnd View Post
I buy my games.
Here's a few of them.
The RA1 discs are in those cases because the original jewel case broke a long time ago.
There's more where these came from, but I care not to dig them up.


EDIT: Well, I didn't buy the Rollercoaster Tycoon. That came from a cereal box.
-e- i remember Army Men! man that was fun . nice collection there . i see you also have a copy of the Red Alert Domination Pack.

paid $60 for it back in the day - RA1 was the first game i ever played...
Edited by -iceblade^ - 3/15/11 at 4:44pm
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post #46 of 101
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Cost of gaming PC = $1000+
Cost of Xbox = $250.

Consoles are way cheaper.
You can build a decent gaming rig for WAY less than 1000 dollars...
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post #47 of 101
don't know how to pirate don't care

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post #48 of 101
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I still think its our fault. They create the games.. we dont. We aren't in control.



Yeah i know they do. Thats not what i'm talking about. PC Pirating is so much higher that its AFFECTING the industry. Console pirating is not because usually the little kid asks his mommy for a game for his birthday or something.
Uhh...no. The only defs that are being 'affected' by PC piracy are the ones that make crap games and, instead of owning up to it, blame piracy. Valve is proof enough that piracy is not in any way harming PC gaming.
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post #49 of 101
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Cost of gaming PC = $1000+
Cost of Xbox = $250.

Consoles are way cheaper.
You forgot to factor in a tv to actually play the xbox on

You can make a pc cheaper if you shop correctly. PC's can just become way more expensive if you go to a forum like this to long.
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post #50 of 101
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Originally Posted by sLowEnd View Post
I buy my games.
Here's a few of them.
The RA1 discs are in those cases because the original jewel case broke a long time ago.
There's more where these came from, but I care not to dig them up.



EDIT: Well, I didn't buy the Rollercoaster Tycoon. That came from a cereal box.
Do you have a time machine and did you just come from the 90s??
Edited by i7monkey - 3/15/11 at 4:50pm
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