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So if CoD:Ghosts is 50GB's file size so does that mean Steam only or 8 DLDVD's ?

#1Kano92Posted 10/8/2013 10:05:02 AM
I'm you guys heard of this news already, CoD:Ghosts will be 50GB size. I doubt they will retail a game with about 8 DL-DVD's. So I take it will be digital only. How would you feel if they shipped it on a BD ?
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#2Pepys MonsterPosted 10/8/2013 10:11:52 AM
I have a blu-ray drive because I'm not a pleb.
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#3SinisterSlayPosted 10/8/2013 10:12:21 AM
I'd download it through steam or other provider.

50 gigs... have to do math here

(I'm rounding values here, but not in the calculation)
50 * 1024 = 51,200mb
@3mbyte per second thats
51,200/3 = 17,066 seconds
17,066 / 60 = 284.44 minutes
284/60 = 4.74 hours

(someone check my math)

So about 5 hours to download the game for me, that's not bad.
I'd never buy it anyways, since it's an FPS and I hate that genre, but still, 50 gigs is no big deal.
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#4taco_ninja393Posted 10/8/2013 10:15:44 AM(edited)
Source?

Nvm, didn't see the topic below
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#5MarceloSampaioPosted 10/8/2013 10:51:04 AM
SinisterSlay posted...
I'd download it through steam or other provider.

50 gigs... have to do math here

(I'm rounding values here, but not in the calculation)
50 * 1024 = 51,200mb
@3mbyte per second thats
51,200/3 = 17,066 seconds
17,066 / 60 = 284.44 minutes
284/60 = 4.74 hours

(someone check my math)

So about 5 hours to download the game for me, that's not bad.
I'd never buy it anyways, since it's an FPS and I hate that genre, but still, 50 gigs is no big deal.



Too bad most people can't download at 3 Megabytes per second.
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#6SinisterSlayPosted 10/8/2013 10:51:39 AM
MarceloSampaio posted...
SinisterSlay posted...
I'd download it through steam or other provider.

50 gigs... have to do math here

(I'm rounding values here, but not in the calculation)
50 * 1024 = 51,200mb
@3mbyte per second thats
51,200/3 = 17,066 seconds
17,066 / 60 = 284.44 minutes
284/60 = 4.74 hours

(someone check my math)

So about 5 hours to download the game for me, that's not bad.
I'd never buy it anyways, since it's an FPS and I hate that genre, but still, 50 gigs is no big deal.



Too bad most people can't download at 3 Megabytes per second.


Really? I'm like the slowest around here....
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#7wizardmonPosted 10/8/2013 10:56:12 AM
SinisterSlay posted...
MarceloSampaio posted...
SinisterSlay posted...
I'd download it through steam or other provider.

50 gigs... have to do math here

(I'm rounding values here, but not in the calculation)
50 * 1024 = 51,200mb
@3mbyte per second thats
51,200/3 = 17,066 seconds
17,066 / 60 = 284.44 minutes
284/60 = 4.74 hours

(someone check my math)

So about 5 hours to download the game for me, that's not bad.
I'd never buy it anyways, since it's an FPS and I hate that genre, but still, 50 gigs is no big deal.



Too bad most people can't download at 3 Megabytes per second.


Really? I'm like the slowest around here....


3 megabytes a second isn't that hard to hit if you live in a remotely on the grid town.
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#8AsucaHayashiPosted 10/8/2013 11:07:49 AM
so much bloat it's kind of idiotic.

maybe it would be expected from a huge mmo but a fricking fps? just ugh.
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#9sonicteam2k1Posted 10/8/2013 11:17:17 AM
gonna suck for people with data caps...
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#10WerdnAndreWPosted 10/8/2013 11:19:33 AM
Maybe its 50gb install size? The download could be smaller.
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