A lot of developers accept the opinions of the fans. If they want a sale then they should try their hardest to please them. What developers need to do though is filter out what to listen to and what not to listen to.
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They dev's I think know what they're doing. They know what it's like to be a fan, and they know what its like to be a dev. And they know what its like to have to say No to something they want for the sake of the game.
They'll have the same digression when dealing with fans.
I was the one that originally moved to have alt-fire options in their games. I suppose HVS should've ingnored that too, huh?
Professionals have both the intelligence and the right to give no creedence to ideas that they deem unfit or unrealistic in the setting of their IP. Tony isn't even obligated to open a single topic on this board, but he does it, in part, to glean the best ideas and feedback he can from us. There ain't nothin' wrong with that TC.
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