"Free games on PS+ aren't free."

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3 years ago#1
PS+ costs 50 dollars. I want Uncharted: Golden Abyss and Gravity Rush, I would buy them legitimately. Both games combined cost more than 50 dollars. I got them for free on PS+. Look at that, I just covered the $50 cost I paid for the yearly subscription because I would've spent that money on those two games, so I just got my money back. And now everything else for the entire year comes at no cost.

PS+ = greatest service in gaming history.
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3 years ago#2
You have a fair point. Now you just have to keep paying $50 for the rest of your life in order to keep those games. Good job! :)
3 years ago#3
The subscription model is hard for some people to wrap their mind around.
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3 years ago#4
FindmeElseweyr posted...
You have a fair point. Now you just have to keep paying $50 for the rest of your life in order to keep those games. Good job! :)


Actually, the situation I described has happened like 20 times this year so far, so really i've covered my subscription costs for the next 20 years and i'm only 7 months into this year's subscription.
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3 years ago#5
That's great. Doesn't change that they aren't free.
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3 years ago#6
DaSituation posted...
That's great. Doesn't change that they aren't free.


If i've made the money I spent back already, i'm not spending any money on the entire service for the entire year. How is that not free again?
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3 years ago#7
you're pretty much renting them for a long period of time.
3 years ago#8
I'm "renting" them forever at no cost, as long as they offer at least $50 dollars worth of games i'd buy anyway for free ever year. Which as i've said, they've done plenty of times in this 7 months already.
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3 years ago#9
EffectAndCause posted...
DaSituation posted...
That's great. Doesn't change that they aren't free.


If i've made the money I spent back already, i'm not spending any money on the entire service for the entire year. How is that not free again?


Let people have the "But it's NOT TECHNICALLY FREE!" argument. It's literally all they have against plus.

*Goes back to playing Jet Set Radio I did not pay for*
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3 years ago#10
By the time your year is up you would have probably beat the game already so it's good.
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