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Originally Posted by SupaSupra View Post
I liked the manuals, I always read them when I was on the pooper.
+1 for that. only time i read the game manual, if i got home and i needed to poop, manual made good quick reading material.
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post #92 of 104
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Originally Posted by gtarmanrob View Post
+1 for that. only time i read the game manual, if i got home and i needed to poop, manual made good quick reading material.
Well... get a Kindle.
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I too enjoyed reading "printed" manuals, but it's the times I suppose.

Kinda sucks for the guys/gals that write them tho, more peeps looking for work.
Edited by Genjimaru - 3/21/11 at 9:32am
    
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post #94 of 104
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Originally Posted by SyncMaster753 View Post
WHAT?

Its obviously a cost/environment saving measure. The information in the booklet is still available.

The cost is theirs to save, not us. We will benefit in no way from this lol
    
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I barely ever read the manuals anyway, especially with all the onscreen prompts/tutorials you get with games these days.
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I barely ever read the manuals anyway, especially with all the onscreen prompts/tutorials you get with games these days.
What about the two-page landscape-style default controls table FSX came with? I bet they will now ask you to get an EyeFinity3 setup in order to fit that IMMENSE map into the ingame tutorial
   
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post #97 of 104
fallout 1-2

and a few of the old origin (strike commander) games i remember all having amazing manuals.
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Manuals should be mandatory as it's the number one reason why I only buy a boxed game.
 
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i like the manuals
but, at least less trees will die this year
    
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Originally Posted by Gunderman456 View Post
Manuals should be mandatory as it's the number one reason why I only buy a boxed game.
My 1st reason is because that way I can enlarge my game box tower.
2nd is because I have a physical support, aka DVD.
3rd one, is the manual because I love to have my serial printed in there.

And because it gives work to the printing companies
   
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