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User Info: AnonymousFriend

AnonymousFriend
4 years ago#61
As a person who recently has their home invaded and every game, movie, and albun stolen, I'm will alway prefer digital over physical.

I have multiple portible memory devices, so backing up my digital content many times is no issue.

And how many items have been delisted? Two? Three? And how many of them were things of note?

The only barrier that would keep me back is price.
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User Info: user_pt

user_pt
4 years ago#62
Physical, and I hope digital never becomes mandatory (at least for most games)

User Info: iammaxhailme

iammaxhailme
4 years ago#63
Digital on PC, physical otherwise
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User Info: Pacman2dx

Pacman2dx
4 years ago#64
I guess .. both?

Since I own a few XBLA games and GOD titles.
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User Info: ajzoot

ajzoot
4 years ago#65
Slightly leaning towards digital.

I'd be prepared to fully do away with physical entirely if it was easier to connect with PC's to transfer full games/saves/DLC content. I'd actually set aside a machine/harddrive to store ALL my purchased content. I'm not too keen on the idea of deleting things I'm not playing because I can just download it later again... So I'm constantly downloading 15gb files and hoping nothing I once had has been de-listed.

It's also worth noting that it's only happened a couple of times so far.... But it only makes sense that it would be something that would increase in occurance as time goes on and licencing changes hands.
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User Info: blakbird13

blakbird13
4 years ago#66
For my handhelds and PC I prefer DD and for my home consoles I say either... But am thinking physical since MS won't let us install our own hard drives...

User Info: TheBlueStig

TheBlueStig
4 years ago#67
AnonymousFriend posted...
As a person who recently has their home invaded and every game, movie, and albun stolen, I'm will alway prefer digital over physical.

Home owners insurance.

I have multiple portible memory devices, so backing up my digital content many times is no issue.

Those have finite lifespans.

And how many items have been delisted? Two? Three? And how many of them were things of note?

Try more like 50+.....

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Xbox_Live_Arcade_games#Released.2Fdelisted_games
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User Info: Winternova

Winternova
4 years ago#68
TheBlueStig posted...
AnonymousFriend posted...
As a person who recently has their home invaded and every game, movie, and albun stolen, I'm will alway prefer digital over physical.

Home owners insurance.


I would have thought YOU would have recommended he own a few guns and put some land mines around his property.
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User Info: King_Akeela

King_Akeela
4 years ago#69
Physical mostly, but i do have about 30 XBLA games downloaded.
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User Info: Evil_Thoughts

Evil_Thoughts
4 years ago#70
Physical for me, I Like too own a actual copy that way if i feel like Say Playing Castalvania for the N64 I Can Or tombi for the ps1 Rather then Having a Downloaded copy it just feels better too own my games Physically :)
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