No reason physical New Luigi can't be released same time as the download.

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2 years ago#1
Like the fact that a physical copy was announced, but it's lame that it isn't coming for over a month after the download. You'd think they'd be wanting anything of value at retail as fast as they could. Guess I'll play other stuff till it arrives. Physical all the way..probably be collectable at some point...
2 years ago#2
more dollar signs comes from digital distribution dude d words

i det dou dat's da deason dis is dappening
2 years ago#3
Over a month? June 20th for digital and August 25th for retail. That's 2 months.

EDIT: I see now that the physical release is in July for UK.
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2 years ago#4
except for, you know,
manufacturing the disc
2 years ago#5
YoyokuKO posted...
except for, you know,
manufacturing the disc


and distribution
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2 years ago#6
It takes time to print copies and ship them to stores? Once the game is done it won't take much effort to put it on eshop compared to in stores,
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2 years ago#7
Plus, they have to add more to the disc than the download, seeing as it won't borrow from Mario U.
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2 years ago#8
rafiiilla posted...
YoyokuKO posted...
except for, you know,
manufacturing the disc


and distribution


Last of Us finished a day or two ago and won't be available in retail til June. Some people seriously have no clue.
2 years ago#9
Virus66 posted...
Plus, they have to add more to the disc than the download, seeing as it won't borrow from Mario U.

There's several reasons why producing a disc version takes longer than producing a downloadable version, but this isn't one of them. It doesn't take any appreciable amount of time to ensure that that content is on the disc.
2 years ago#10
Eoin posted...
Virus66 posted...
Plus, they have to add more to the disc than the download, seeing as it won't borrow from Mario U.

There's several reasons why producing a disc version takes longer than producing a downloadable version, but this isn't one of them. It doesn't take any appreciable amount of time to ensure that that content is on the disc.


Nor does it take $10 extra of work....
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