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high price = piracy

Games are rediculously expensive

Do not try and give me the hour of entertainment per cost argument ... movie producers put way more effort into the much shorter forms of entertainment than game dev do.
    
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They probably forecast too many units and need to free up space in warehouses.
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high price = piracy

Games are rediculously expensive

Do not try and give me the hour of entertainment per cost argument ... movie producers put way more effort into the much shorter forms of entertainment than game dev do.
From AAA $60 game, $20 goes to publisher, add MS and Sony fees + marketing and it's $20 more.

Developer gets only $20-25 for a game.

Games are much cheaper than they were 15 years ago. Please don't spread fud.
Edited by DjiXas - 3/17/11 at 2:34am
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Maybe developers will learn that there is no future for gaming is you keep making FPS war games, even if the storyline and gameplay has changed slightly.
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Being a STEAM game you can see all players playing it. It peaked at like 6-7k. That's pretty terrible.
Only 6-7,000? That's not gone well for them Any ideas on how it is going on Consoles?
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Only 6-7,000? That's not gone well for them Any ideas on how it is going on Consoles?
http://www.fudzilla.com/games/item/2...d-expectations
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Did not know that. Cheers

Guess I didn't realise how much uni is taking up my life. So much for me thinking I caught up with the news
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From AAA $60 game, $20 goes to publisher, add MS and Sony fees + marketing and it's $20 more.

Developer gets only $20-25 for a game.

Games are much cheaper than they were 15 years ago. Please don't spread fud.
BS. I remember ten years ago when PC games were $30.
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I remember ten years ago when PC games were $30.
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