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10. Re: Morning Consolidation Oct 5, 2012, 14:49 Panickd
 
Beamer wrote on Oct 5, 2012, 13:48:
Prez wrote on Oct 5, 2012, 12:37:
I absolutely loathe EA, so I am by no means defending them, but I would really view this as unethical only if there was a FIFA 12 on Wii and it was the same.

That's what happened, right?

It would be ok if it was released as a $20 roster update and not sold as a full game. For $50 it's questionable. For $50 and no notice on the box that it's just new rosters (and shoes) it's unbelievable.

Lets get real here: This is what EA does to all it's sports games late in a console's life. Sure they may mildly tweak a few features and change out the intro screens and annoying music to hide that fact, but essentially you're paying for last years game with an updated roster. The only thing they've done here is dropped the facade. None of the real changes are going to happen until the next gen releases because most of the development teams and money has already moved there.

I'm not saying it's "right", just that these are the facts.
 
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  1. Oct 5, 09:46 Re: Morning Consolidation Verno
  2. Oct 5, 10:31  Re: Morning Consolidation PHJF
  4. Oct 5, 11:22   Re: Morning Consolidation Verno
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  6. Oct 5, 12:07     Re: Morning Consolidation Verno
  7. Oct 5, 12:37      Re: Morning Consolidation Prez
  8. Oct 5, 13:34       Re: Morning Consolidation Creston
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  9. Oct 5, 13:48       Re: Morning Consolidation Beamer
>> 10. Oct 5, 14:49        Re: Morning Consolidation Panickd
  11. Oct 5, 14:51         Re: Morning Consolidation Beamer
  15. Oct 5, 17:36          Re: Morning Consolidation Panickd
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  12. Oct 5, 14:51  Re: Morning Consolidation jdreyer
  13. Oct 5, 15:55 GameMaker exec: "Consoles have become a barrier to creativity". jdreyer
  14. Oct 5, 17:19  Re: GameMaker exec: PHJF


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