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User Info: stmstr

stmstr
3 years ago#11
Blueandwhite87 posted...
I could name a few but why bother...


So we can have a healthy discussion and take your thoughts seriously. Duh.

User Info: Tommy2GoGo

Tommy2GoGo
3 years ago#12
Blueandwhite87 posted...
I could name a few but why bother...


Wait.. you made a topic asking why early access gets no updates yet instead of bringing games up and to have a discussion. You just decide to not bother?

That's like paying to get a procedure done at the Hospital and you choose not to do it.

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User Info: Lonestar2000

Lonestar2000
3 years ago#13
Because people are idiots who throw money at unfinished games.
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User Info: pothocket

pothocket
3 years ago#14
Most of the Early Access games I play receive regular updates. Like Lichdom and Endless Legend.

Let me tell you though, it's pretty annoying seeing people who don't invest in Early Access games telling everyone else what's what when they themselves have no first hand experience with the program.
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farigonti
3 years ago#15
Devs get payed before they deliver and lose focus.
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User Info: Fade2black001

Fade2black001
3 years ago#16
TC if you think Early Access is a good idea then you must love getting scammed. Early access has got to be the most horrible idea in gaming history next to day one DLC. Companies cheating of their customers by either locking out content from the full version to sell separately or Early access titles are a HUGE sign of a company milking its customers for money. People such as you are gulliable and like to waste money supporting this crap.
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User Info: pothocket

pothocket
3 years ago#17
If you really feel that strongly about EA games, do yourself a favor and commit to your stance by never buying any game that has been a part of the EA program - even after final release. Otherwise you're a hypocrite.
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User Info: wdfoster

wdfoster
3 years ago#18
Early Access is one of those things with hidden benefits that are not apparent to people. Example: I can't tell you what kind of game Don't Starve would have been without Early Access. I can only tell you how awesome it is now, after having gone through Early Access.

So, Early Access is just one of those things thats easy to criticize because people tend to look over its benfits.
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User Info: wdfoster

wdfoster
3 years ago#19
pothocket posted...
If you really feel that strongly about EA games, do yourself a favor and commit to your stance by never buying any game that has been a part of the EA program - even after final release. Otherwise you're a hypocrite.


I agree. Why should they reap the reward of others' early adoption.
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User Info: KaiserWarrior

KaiserWarrior
3 years ago#20
wdfoster posted...
pothocket posted...
If you really feel that strongly about EA games, do yourself a favor and commit to your stance by never buying any game that has been a part of the EA program - even after final release. Otherwise you're a hypocrite.


I agree. Why should they reap the reward of others' early adoption.


For the same reason that anybody ever reaps any "rewards" of picking up any product post-1.0?

Like... srsly? Are you really making this argument right now?
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