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Op Ed

Destructoid - Is the end nigh for single-player games?
"Unfortunately, it may be the case that people are simply becoming tired of single-player campaigns, even if they don't want to admit that to themselves. They surreptitiously only play GTA V for the online multiplayer components, and would never think of playing Watch Dogs 2 without mowing down other player-controlled hackers in a 4x4. And even if players do want single-player games, that needs to convert to cold, hard cash studios can't survive on fans' love. Fans need to go out and buy as much content as they can to keep the games going, at least for a little while longer. And even then, we may see them collapse for good in ten years' time."

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29. Re: Op Ed Oct 23, 2017, 20:21 Suppa7
 
RedEye9 wrote on Oct 23, 2017, 19:46:
Suppa7 wrote on Oct 23, 2017, 18:50:
The reason they became sleazy is because the market doesn't work when your customers are 100's of miles away post internet.
Now that they can take games hostage via mmo's and drm at the computers inside their offices they can just exploit from afar.Kids and gamers generally - their primate minds never evolved to make rational decisions in a high tech capitalist society
So the fix is we should all turn off the internet and move closer to a game developer...
Your record is broke , please flip it over and play side B.

It can't be fixed people are too stupid for capitalism, that's the reality. I held out for almost 10 years after steam was released but there are new kids being born around the globe and the country, you can't stop kids and their tech illiterate parents from entering their credit card and buying shit for their kids.
 
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