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Quoteworthy - Team Meat on Piracy

"Our game was hugely pirated – we don’t f*cking care. If there are let’s say 200,000 copies of SMB that are getting passed around for free, that's 200,000 people who are playing the game. If they like this game there’s a really high probability of their friends coming around and seeing it or them posting about it on their blogs. And it's not cool to go around and say I really like this game that I stole, so they’re not going to say that. So it's going to come around to sales." -- Super Meat Boy developers Team Meat. Thanks Rock, Paper, Shotgun.

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40. Re: Quoteworthy - Team Meat on Piracy Jul 21, 2011, 18:20 Sepharo
 
Golwar, with the part you quoted, he meant that when telling their friends and the internet about a great game they pirated they usually don't mention that they pirated it.

Somebody wouldn't say, "Wow, you should really check out this awesome game called Super Meat Boy, but make sure you pirate it, that's how good it is."
 
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