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2 years ago#1
http://www.dualshockers.com/2013/11/11/star-citizen-keeps-shattering-records-27-000-000-overtaken-new-art-and-stretch-goal-revealed/

gears of war 2 was less than $15 million and uncharted 2 was $20 million for comparison
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2 years ago#2
and GTA V was more 200 million.

Also how much money does it take to reach the AAA category?
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2 years ago#3
DerPancake posted...
and GTA V was more 200 million.

Also how much money does it take to reach the AAA category?


it's already AAA..this is more budget than 80% of the games that got released
gta5 was overkill budget
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2 years ago#4
What a gross and excessive waste of money just for a video game.

People who gave them money should feel ashamed. Think of all the good they could have done with that money.

For example: If you gave every person in the US who was me $27 million dollars I would have $27 million dollars.
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2 years ago#5
Why do I have a feeling that this is gonna flop hard?
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2 years ago#6
Nah, it'll be genre-defining like Freespace 2 was
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2 years ago#7
snkboi posted...
DerPancake posted...
and GTA V was more 200 million.

Also how much money does it take to reach the AAA category?


it's already AAA..this is more budget than 80% of the games that got released
gta5 was overkill budget


No, I mean because I want to start game development with some friends I made who know coding, I'm not good at coding, but I am the artist.
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2 years ago#8
beezer08 posted...
Why do I have a feeling that this is gonna flop hard?


Because you're a pessimistic downer.

If you had any half decent idea of why it would flop hard, you'd already know it due to thinking your thoughts through and such.
2 years ago#9
DerPancake posted...
and GTA V was more 200 million.

Also how much money does it take to reach the AAA category?


How much of that went into marketing?
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2 years ago#10
someguyshand posted...
DerPancake posted...
and GTA V was more 200 million.

Also how much money does it take to reach the AAA category?


How much of that went into marketing?


around $100 million
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