Why the hell would they release The Wonderful 101 the same week as GTAV?

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User Info: gecko_man2

gecko_man2
3 years ago#1
I'm not saying anything about which game is the better buy, thats subjective. Whats objective, however, is the fact that this game will be swept to the side in the wake of the GTA onslaught.

What the hell were they thinking?
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User Info: Transdude

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3 years ago#2
Sometimes, dates just happen to coincide with each, whether or not it was intentional.
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User Info: ChipChipperson

ChipChipperson
3 years ago#3
I know it may seem crazy but there are actually people out there who don't want GTA. It annoys me to no end when companies avoid going up against something like CoD like the plague; there are in fact several tens of millions of console owners with no interest in it.
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User Info: AK_the_Twilight

AK_the_Twilight
3 years ago#4
Exactly. Sometimes release dates just coincide by freak chance. It's not like The Wonderful 101 could've been released earlier this year, away from all of the other big releases so it could get better attention and potential sales...

...right, Ubisoft?
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User Info: DDP886

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3 years ago#6
ChipChipperson posted...
I know it may seem crazy but there are actually people out there who don't want GTA. It annoys me to no end when companies avoid going up against something like CoD like the plague; there are in fact several tens of millions of console owners with no interest in it.


Generally the people who don't want it and say Gta sucks are Nintendo fan boys
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DDP886 posted...
ChipChipperson posted...
I know it may seem crazy but there are actually people out there who don't want GTA. It annoys me to no end when companies avoid going up against something like CoD like the plague; there are in fact several tens of millions of console owners with no interest in it.


Generally the people who don't want it and say Gta sucks are Nintendo fan boys


GTA IV has sold 25 million copies. There is a combined total of about 150 million for 360 and PS3. Even taking into account people who own both of them, that's a lot of people who don't care about GTA.
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User Info: Kromlech06

Kromlech06
3 years ago#9
I don't think their target audiences overlap much.
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User Info: TalentedM

TalentedM
3 years ago#10
I am what some consider (in my group of friends anyways) a Nintendo fanboy... I can not wait for GTA or W101 and will be getting them both!

I don't know if I need to turn in my Nintendo Fanboy card or not because I just said that.
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