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2 years ago#11
Wow. I have a PC hooked to my TV and frequently play with a 360 controller or ps3 controller as much as with M/K. I seriously think people overplay PC piracy. While PC piracy is a problem, there is also piracy for the other consoles and I feel like used console game sales make a huge dent in publisher earnings that are comparable to PC Piracy issues if not worse.
2 years ago#12
ViperEO2 posted...
Wow. I have a PC hooked to my TV and frequently play with a 360 controller or ps3 controller as much as with M/K. I seriously think people overplay PC piracy. While PC piracy is a problem, there is also piracy for the other consoles and I feel like used console game sales make a huge dent in publisher earnings that are comparable to PC Piracy issues if not worse.


This. Used game sales are far worse for the publishers bottom line than the bogey man they try to make out of piracy. Publishers also see a much higher percentage of profits through digital downloads as well which is how the majority of PC games are sold.
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2 years ago#13
GTA V..enough said.
2 years ago#14
DerPancake posted...
g7g7g7g7 posted...
DerPancake posted...
No, PC will take over; when dumb uneducated poor people seize to exist which is never.


So painfully hypocritical....


Is it an insult or sarcasm?


It has something to do with "seize" and "cease" not being the same word.
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2 years ago#15
Started off decent...then went on to speak like a 4channer.

The next thing that poped up in my mind was:
PepsiWithCoke posted...
How is this loser even employed?

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2 years ago#16
My favorite video, very spot on and does actually speak the true about PC gamers at the least.
2 years ago#17
g7g7g7g7 posted...
DerPancake posted...
No, PC will take over; when dumb uneducated poor people seize to exist which is never.


So painfully hypocritical....


He's got the right idea though.
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2 years ago#18
MasterDonGero posted...
DerPancake posted...
g7g7g7g7 posted...
DerPancake posted...
No, PC will take over; when dumb uneducated poor people seize to exist which is never.


So painfully hypocritical....


Is it an insult or sarcasm?


It has something to do with "seize" and "cease" not being the same word.


Thank you for your correction. English is not my first language.
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2 years ago#19
He was joking, right?
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2 years ago#20
PepsiWithCoke posted...
How is this loser even employed?


Why does Pachter get so much hate? He's an industry analyst, not Nostradamus. Plus he gets paid to do what he does while you b**** about games on forums.
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