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no thankyou, I allowed myself to get ripped off with the first Reach mappack, the second one was almost worth the money, but I will not pay 1200 MS points for four maps that I probably will never play.



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I know 2-3 people who just buy 1-2 games a year and COD is one of them. So they are happy to pay these map packs or kids get their parents to pay. They are grossly overpriced for casual players of COD for sure. 



radiantshadow92 said:

Value my ass, two maps are coming out for killzone 3 for 5 bucks! and Battlefield maps are usually Free!

And if more people cared about those games prices would go up.



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vlad321 said:

Hey check it out! A closed system that enables utter milking and exploitatoin of the idiocy of a large number of people! Who would have thought that a closed system would foster such behavior. I am shocked I tell you, SHOCKED.

I have yet to pay a cent for any form of DLC, and I'm proud of it.

You seem too proud in my opinion.

If those maps give people more hours of entertainment and money is being generated, good for everyone involved. If you don't like it then don't be apart of it. You're just too concerned about what other gamers are doing.



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^^^^ i think what he is just trying to say is that what where paying for he essentially gets for free, which is not bad i think



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oniyide said:

^^^^ i think what he is just trying to say is that what where paying for he essentially gets for free, which is not bad i think


Exactly



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I have used this analogy before, but it is the best one.

Hook up some guys with good times and cheap drugs/video games. Than when they are hooked jack up the price a little because the rush was so great. The rush from COD can be great, but at some point it is time play another game. Or am I crazy?

Also this should include are ps3 playing COD breathren, just saying.



oniyide said:

^^^^ i think what he is just trying to say is that what where paying for he essentially gets for free, which is not bad i think

Well these aren't free, get over it.

PC gaming is struggling because they want everything free or dirt cheap.



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Mr Puggsly said:
oniyide said:

^^^^ i think what he is just trying to say is that what where paying for he essentially gets for free, which is not bad i think

Well these aren't free, get over it.

PC gaming is struggling because they want everything free or dirt cheap.

Why would you argue in favor of the capitalists as compared to the lowly consumers. You sound like a guy who wants to pay $15 for a gallon of gas.?.



chocoloco said:

Why would you argue in favor of the capitalists as compared to the lowly consumers. You sound like a guy who wants to pay $15 for a gallon of gas.?.

...seriously?

I'm for Activision selling a stupid map pack for whatever they want. $15 is an easily affordable luxary. Far more affordable than a tank of gas.

But maybe you were being sarcastic. I mean who would compare gaming crap and gas?



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