Basically, a pirate would have to download 17 brand new games within 6 months for it to be considered a crime. Although actually, even then I'm pretty sure it wouldn't be a crime. Afterall, They aren't losing 60 dollars per sale. So, say the retail wholesale price of a game is $40. Now you'd have to donwload 25 PS360 games that were just recently released (since the price of other games have gone down.) for it to be a crime.
Not too likely.
This is the US where copyright infringement is it's strictist.
And you know... that's not even a felony. That's just for it to register as a crime.
Sorry i may miss used the legal terms (and about downloading 25 games in 6 months it's 1 game a week... i don't think this preposterous)... but what i meant were if you are a pirate then just accept it, don't try to say a reason to why when you do it isn't even wrong, as if your piracy were helping gaming.
I don't have a problem with pirates, just with people that live in a fantasy world that rules bend for them.
duduspace11 "Well, since we are estimating costs, Pokemon Red/Blue did cost Nintendo about $50m to make back in 1996"
Mr Puggsly: "Hehe, I said good profit. You said big profit. Frankly, not losing money is what I meant by good. Don't get hung up on semantics"
Azzanation: "PS5 wouldn't sold out at launch without scalpers."