And in other news, water is wet.
Seriously, we're talking about Activision here, whoever didn't expect this to come was either blind or lying to himself. Same goes for EA, THQ and Konami, and to a slightly lesser degree, Ubisoft and Capcom. What they are doing ain't games anymore, but legal extortion. Time to follow Belgium and get rid of it!
Guess the AAA in AAA title must mean triple asshole.
Absolute Apeshit Assholes would be my guess
Rest assured, this money is going directly into the pockets of their CEO and investors instead of those who make the games happen, the devs.
Funny you say that:
The Nintendo eShop rating Thread: http://gamrconnect.vgchartz.com/thread.php?id=237454
The Steam/GOG key gifting thread: https://gamrconnect.vgchartz.com/thread/242024/the-steamgog-key-gifting-thread/1/