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post #21 of 75
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Originally Posted by My Desired Display Name;13079713 
creativity=graphics?

new consoles roll around and you still have crappy games with prettier graphics
it's all a farce.

This, some of you guys are full of crap tongue.gif
post #22 of 75
okay... lemme get this straight
according to devs:

PCs suck because everybody pirates their _____ games

consoles suck because no one buys their ______ games


hmmmm maybe i'm just going out on a limb here, but maybe just MAYBE they should stop making ______ games

but of course its not the devs fault nor is it their ______ games

its pirates and old hardware!
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There are tons of indie games out there that are better than many AAA titles and can be run on a netbook. I don't see how new hardware unlocks creativity. It's not like we're dealing with Commodores here.
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I'm actually surprised they're blaming consoles and not their "usual suspect" for the overall lack of new IP.
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I'm actually surprised they're blaming consoles and not their "usual suspect" for the overall lack of new IP.
Maybe he wanted to say something that made sense for once.

Also, we as PC gamers, should be welcoming the arrival of new console hardware whenever possible because we get not only to finally exercise our hardware (due to developers stepping up their engines as a result to take advantage of the new hardware) but the added benefit of new IPs being released no matter how cross-platform they may be.
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Maybe he wanted to say something that made sense for once.

Also, we as PC gamers, should be welcoming the arrival of new console hardware whenever possible because we get not only to finally exercise our hardware (due to developers stepping up their engines as a result to take advantage of the new hardware) but the added benefit of new IPs being released no matter how cross-platform they may be.
But that doesn't mean that they will be optimized on the PC platform..
Look at GTA IV, Saints Row 2, Assassin's Creed, etc.
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But that doesn't mean that they will be optimized on the PC platform..
Look at GTA IV, Saints Row 2, Assassin's Creed, etc.
Such are the disadvantages of the PC platform due its very nature...
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okay... lemme get this straight
according to devs:

PCs suck because everybody pirates their _____ games

consoles suck because no one buys their ______ games


hmmmm maybe i'm just going out on a limb here, but maybe just MAYBE they should stop making ______ games

but of course its not the devs fault nor is it their ______ games

its pirates and old hardware!
Or, perhaps, old pirates.

    
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I'm not sure what to say. I haven't bought a UBI game in over a year now and not likely to change. :shrugs:
    
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If everybody's just releasing crappy sequels, shouldn't it be EASIER to release a new IP since that's what all the consumers should want? Something new, fresh and creative?

I think needing a new console is just an excuse. Look at some of these PC indie games coming out. Magicka runs on a 5 year old system just fine. It's about being creative.
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