Microsoft Fails PC Gamers?

Microsoft Fails PC Gamers on Daily Game (thanks Voodoo Extreme) offers some harsh criticism of Microsoft's Games for Windows initiative. Taking MS to task for Vista-only games, the shortcomings of the PC editions of Halo 2 and Shadowrun, and premium functionality that's free in existing applications, the article asks, with tongue-in-cheek, whether Redmond is trying to kill off PC gaming altogether. Turning to constructive criticism, the piece then offers several suggestions on how to address their complaints.
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Re: !#$*&%$!^%! Microsoft Does It Again
Jun 6, 2007, 14:03
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Re: !#$*&%$!^%! Microsoft Does It Again Jun 6, 2007, 14:03
Jun 6, 2007, 14:03
 
I doubt it, MS would rather push the Xbox, which it fully controls, unlike the PC market.

Not really. Microsoft makes a hell of a lot more money from PC sales than they do from XBoxes. PC users buy Windows and usually Office as well, which are cash cows for MS. Then they may also purchase any of a number of other MS apps that actually make money too. XBoxes are anything but cash cows.

"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...)
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