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Lawlight said:
Chazore said:

Well whadyyaknow.

And still cheaper physically on the PS4.

How do you work that out? PC version £49.99 vs PS4 version £54.99??



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zero129 said:

How do you work that out? PC version £49.99 vs PS4 version £54.99??

Simply went to Sony's UK store and typed in Creed Syndicate and then went to Steam's UK store and did the same, both being entirely digital with the PC version seemingly lacking a pass to go with it's own price point.

But yeah in the end weeks before the PC version even gets the port it's still cheaper digitally, probably physically too, I'll be checking my local GAME store this week for a new gamepad and possible Steam one too so I'll check to see the phsyical prices there.



                                       

Chazore said:
zero129 said:
 

How do you work that out? PC version £49.99 vs PS4 version £54.99??

Simply went to Sony's UK store and typed in Creed Syndicate and then went to Steam's UK store and did the same, both being entirely digital with the PC version seemingly lacking a pass to go with it's own price point.

But yeah in the end weeks before the PC version even gets the port it's still cheaper digitally, probably physically too, I'll be checking my local GAME store this week for a new gamepad and possible Steam one too so I'll check to see the phsyical prices there.

No that wasnt for you lol. Id like to know how does Lawlight get the PS4 version still being cheaper from your post when it clearly shows the PC version being cheaper.



I get games off of Amazon and it's cheaper than steam sometimes.. But PC has great sales and humble bundle



Sprash said:
vivster said:
I 'm beginning to fucking loathe this obsession with pricing. It already destroyed this gen by giving us the weakest hardware imaginable, just because people don't want to spend a little bit more on a one time fee for a whole generation.

Well you can spend all your money you want no cheap console is stopping you.

Actually the cheap consoles are stopping me from buying an expensive console that delivers a better experience.



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vivster said:
Sprash said:
vivster said:
I 'm beginning to fucking loathe this obsession with pricing. It already destroyed this gen by giving us the weakest hardware imaginable, just because people don't want to spend a little bit more on a one time fee for a whole generation.

Well you can spend all your money you want no cheap console is stopping you.

Actually the cheap consoles are stopping me from buying an expensive console that delivers a better experience.

then buy a pc and put all settings on max for the "best" experience.



zero129 said:
Chazore said:

Simply went to Sony's UK store and typed in Creed Syndicate and then went to Steam's UK store and did the same, both being entirely digital with the PC version seemingly lacking a pass to go with it's own price point.

But yeah in the end weeks before the PC version even gets the port it's still cheaper digitally, probably physically too, I'll be checking my local GAME store this week for a new gamepad and possible Steam one too so I'll check to see the phsyical prices there.

No that wasnt for you lol. Id like to know how does Lawlight get the PS4 version still being cheaper from your post when it clearly shows the PC version being cheaper.

Oh he moved the goalpost from digital to physical even though the likelyhood of the physical Syndicate game is also likely to be cheaper, which is what I'll check up on during a visit my local GAME this week since I fancy trying out the Steam gamepad.



                                       

You say that it's cheaper to buy console games digitally, but where I live, the opposite is true. Most people I know IRL have never bought a console game digitally. And I know nobody I who has gone 'all digital' on console.

Of course PC games are cheaper, the digital reselling market is highly competitive and at places such as CD keys you can get a digital PC code for 50% of the console version.

It's a different topic but I will say that the math doesn't add up. Platform holders such as PlayStation/Microsoft/Nintendo don't charge anywhere near 50% royalties. The pub/dev make less $ per copy on PC than console, on average.



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Sprash said:

then buy a pc and put all settings on max for the "best" experience.

Hardly a best experience without the best console exclusive games. Which are damned to suffer forever under fist sized pixels and slide shows, just because the consoles couldn't cost a 100 bucks more at launch.



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vivster said:
Sprash said:

then buy a pc and put all settings on max for the "best" experience.

Hardly a best experience without the best console exclusive games. Which are damned to suffer forever under fist sized pixels and slide shows, just because the consoles couldn't cost a 100 bucks more at launch.

I really don't believe that with a cost of 100 bucks more the hardware would be so much better.

Fun Fact the xbox one cost 100 bucks more than the ps4 (I know that the reason for that is something else but still)