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On Game Prices & Inflation

Ars Technica has a look at game prices over the years, pointing out the cost of new games has steadily dropped. Though the prices of games look about the same as they have for years, they are only unchanged if you make like the Federal Reserve and pretend inflation doesn't exist. Taking inflation into account shows the current equivalent of 1990s prices for games from the N64 and Genesis era approaching the $100.00 USD mark.

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17. Re: On Game Prices & Inflation Oct 6, 2010, 13:30 DG
 
Somewhat bizarre article, covers all the main points but completely half-assed. I kind of get the impression this Divnich gave him all the key points and the writer just didn't have an understanding of what he's writing about.  
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