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User Info: Link43130

Link43130
3 years ago#1
So then it makes sense after halo 3/ac2 come out we'll get a bunch of Kinect only games since they need to get people used to the idea of having a kinect

i can't wait for a afree copy of gunstringer and angry birds
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TheRob
3 years ago#2
No. People are already use to digital. Not everyone is okay with a pure digital download future, but they're still use to digital by now.

It's just a ploy to gain favor with their fans, who may or may not be disgruntled, and to also make some money through DLC sales. They'll probably just give away games with a lot of DLC that aren't selling a lot On Demand. They figure people will probably invest in the DLC since they didn't have to purchase the base game itself.
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Link43130
3 years ago#3
TheRob posted...
No. People are already use to digital. Not everyone is okay with a pure digital download future, but they're still use to digital by now.

It's just a ploy to gain favor with their fans, who may or may not be disgruntled, and to also make some money through DLC sales. They'll probably just give away games with a lot of DLC that aren't selling a lot On Demand. They figure people will probably invest in the DLC since they didn't have to purchase the base game itself.


nah enoji ur kinect games lol
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Super Creatures
3 years ago#4
Link43130 posted...
we'll get a bunch of Kinect only games since they need to get people used to the idea of having a kinect


The best way to do that would be to give everybody a free Kinect.
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TheRob
3 years ago#5
Link43130 posted...
TheRob posted...
No. People are already use to digital. Not everyone is okay with a pure digital download future, but they're still use to digital by now.

It's just a ploy to gain favor with their fans, who may or may not be disgruntled, and to also make some money through DLC sales. They'll probably just give away games with a lot of DLC that aren't selling a lot On Demand. They figure people will probably invest in the DLC since they didn't have to purchase the base game itself.


nah enoji ur kinect games lol


If you say so. But I'm still betting on DLC-centric games to be the freebies and I can't really think of a lot of Kinect games with much DLC, granted I don't play a lot of Kinect. But Fable 3, Halo 3 and Assasin's Creed 2 have already been confirmed and each of those games feature a decent amount of DLC. So it seems to be the trend in which this is going so far.
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rhynoNOrhino
3 years ago#6
i thought the same thing TC, i think you are correct
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Link43130
3 years ago#7
Super Creatures posted...
Link43130 posted...
we'll get a bunch of Kinect only games since they need to get people used to the idea of having a kinect


The best way to do that would be to give everybody a free Kinect.


its called the xbone mayb uve heard of it
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SunDevil77
3 years ago#8
TC, you've got quite the number of conspiracy theories
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NUKER002
3 years ago#9
Although "TheRob" (what a name) dose have 1 of the 2 reason they did it, I think it's more to get us to stay with Microsoft and buy the Xbox (EPIC FAIL) One, problem is there are a lot of things We don't like about it, biggest of all is Kinect is need for everything, can't even tern it on without using Kinect (IE, no F-ing power button)! But the problem with there choice so far is most of us have/had these games already on disk!

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Link43130
3 years ago#10
SunDevil77 posted...
TC, you've got quite the number of conspiracy theories


n u like bad halo games what of it
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