What influences you most in your game buying?

Professional reviews; I like what the pros like 12.1%
 
3117
Reader reviews; Fans know best 19.56%
 
5040
Advertising; Sell me the game 3.61%
 
931
Previews; I need screenshots and videos 43.94%
 
11324
Demos/Renting; I always try before I buy 9.41%
 
2425
Word of Mouth; I buy the games my friends like 11.38%
 
2932
TOTAL VOTES 25769

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