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Why is the new South Park game so expensive on steam?

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User Info: PraetorXyn

PraetorXyn
3 years ago#41
KaiRyusaki posted...
Omnipotent_Cow posted...
Because they can get away with it. Consoles take $10 off for the privilege of being on their consoles, plus shipping and manufacturing. None of that exists with digital PC releases, however, so there's really no excuse for it. Honestly, going by how much games cost to make now, all prices everywhere should be going up, yet only PC games have seen a notable increase within recent memory. We'll see with this coming generation, however; I predict console games being boosted to $70, and PC games soon to follow- because they can.


Doesnt Valve take 30%, even more than any console manufacture?


Comparing Valve to the console manufacturer isn't correct.
In this situation Valve is a distributor, so it's more correct to compare their cut to the cut that say WalMart or GameStop would take of physical games, which is probably around 30%.
Console war in a nutshell:
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User Info: DerPancake

DerPancake
3 years ago#42
WyzeGye posted...
DerPancake posted...
Ch3wy posted...
If you have a problem with the price then move to America.


Thats what I did, I didn't believe it when americans said it was the greatest country on earth, but it actually is.



careful, your troll is showing.


Wyze, you live next to the U.S. you should come live here.
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User Info: thebladeofwoe

thebladeofwoe
3 years ago#43
http://www.cdkeys.com/catalogsearch/result/?q=South+park

same place I brought titanfall for 25.99
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User Info: icyterror

icyterror
3 years ago#44
ShadowThaReaper posted...
icyterror posted...
I'm more curious about why people is so hype about this game...


Obsidian + Paper Mario + South Park


I take it that these people like those gay/uncensor butt joke as well? k... that is weird...

User Info: BigAl519

BigAl519
3 years ago#45
DerPancake posted...
Ch3wy posted...
If you have a problem with the price then move to America.


Thats what I did, I didn't believe it when americans said it was the greatest country on earth, but it actually is.


LOL Thanks, you owe me a laptop because I just spit my drink all over it after reading this....
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