All games should release a demo before the game is out. That way we know what is shit and what is worth the cash. I never buy games as soon as they hit the shelf unless i've either been part of the beta and know it's good, or know someone else who has.
"God isn't interested in technology. He cares nothing for the microchip or the silicon revolution. Look how he spends his time, forty-three species of parrots! Nipples for men!"
"The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts." -- Bertrand Russell (I think...)