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So if CoD:Ghosts is 50GB's file size so does that mean Steam only or 8 DLDVD's ?

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User Info: Kano92

Kano92
3 years ago#1
I'm you guys heard of this news already, CoD:Ghosts will be 50GB size. I doubt they will retail a game with about 8 DL-DVD's. So I take it will be digital only. How would you feel if they shipped it on a BD ?
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Pepys Monster
3 years ago#2
I have a blu-ray drive because I'm not a pleb.
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User Info: SinisterSlay

SinisterSlay
3 years ago#3
I'd download it through steam or other provider.

50 gigs... have to do math here

(I'm rounding values here, but not in the calculation)
50 * 1024 = 51,200mb
@3mbyte per second thats
51,200/3 = 17,066 seconds
17,066 / 60 = 284.44 minutes
284/60 = 4.74 hours

(someone check my math)

So about 5 hours to download the game for me, that's not bad.
I'd never buy it anyways, since it's an FPS and I hate that genre, but still, 50 gigs is no big deal.
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taco_ninja393
3 years ago#4
Source?

Nvm, didn't see the topic below
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User Info: MarceloSampaio

MarceloSampaio
3 years ago#5
SinisterSlay posted...
I'd download it through steam or other provider.

50 gigs... have to do math here

(I'm rounding values here, but not in the calculation)
50 * 1024 = 51,200mb
@3mbyte per second thats
51,200/3 = 17,066 seconds
17,066 / 60 = 284.44 minutes
284/60 = 4.74 hours

(someone check my math)

So about 5 hours to download the game for me, that's not bad.
I'd never buy it anyways, since it's an FPS and I hate that genre, but still, 50 gigs is no big deal.



Too bad most people can't download at 3 Megabytes per second.
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User Info: SinisterSlay

SinisterSlay
3 years ago#6
MarceloSampaio posted...
SinisterSlay posted...
I'd download it through steam or other provider.

50 gigs... have to do math here

(I'm rounding values here, but not in the calculation)
50 * 1024 = 51,200mb
@3mbyte per second thats
51,200/3 = 17,066 seconds
17,066 / 60 = 284.44 minutes
284/60 = 4.74 hours

(someone check my math)

So about 5 hours to download the game for me, that's not bad.
I'd never buy it anyways, since it's an FPS and I hate that genre, but still, 50 gigs is no big deal.



Too bad most people can't download at 3 Megabytes per second.


Really? I'm like the slowest around here....
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User Info: wizardmon

wizardmon
3 years ago#7
SinisterSlay posted...
MarceloSampaio posted...
SinisterSlay posted...
I'd download it through steam or other provider.

50 gigs... have to do math here

(I'm rounding values here, but not in the calculation)
50 * 1024 = 51,200mb
@3mbyte per second thats
51,200/3 = 17,066 seconds
17,066 / 60 = 284.44 minutes
284/60 = 4.74 hours

(someone check my math)

So about 5 hours to download the game for me, that's not bad.
I'd never buy it anyways, since it's an FPS and I hate that genre, but still, 50 gigs is no big deal.



Too bad most people can't download at 3 Megabytes per second.


Really? I'm like the slowest around here....


3 megabytes a second isn't that hard to hit if you live in a remotely on the grid town.
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User Info: AsucaHayashi

AsucaHayashi
3 years ago#8
so much bloat it's kind of idiotic.

maybe it would be expected from a huge mmo but a fricking fps? just ugh.
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sonicteam2k1
3 years ago#9
gonna suck for people with data caps...
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WerdnAndreW
3 years ago#10
Maybe its 50gb install size? The download could be smaller.
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