Battlefield 3 Loses $2,000,000 in Launch-Day Sales to Pirates

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 10-26-2011, 09:57 PM         #41
freakbucket 
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 coolio said:
that's a stupid article since the same thing can be said about every other game that exists
no it can't. certain games are hugely popular on pc's, others are not. who pirates mario kart? madden doesnt lose huge sales to pc. It's usually only first person shooters/action games that lose out with huge multi player following. do i care? not really. i dont like that they are trying to stop people from buying used games with all these new game only codes.
 6 years ago '04        #42
gh3tto 5 heat pts
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mw is cartoon trash ... at least bf3 attempts to give you something new and fun as opposed to every single call of duty where youre perpetually in an alley going to the exact same spot every game while half the players sit in corner behind their claymore waiting for you to walk. Saying how much money they lost is allways stupid ... why a.ssume they would have ever paid for it in the first place. i bet its less than 5% of those people would have bought it but didnt cuz of download
 6 years ago '06        #43
StillFree28 27 heat pts27
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...I lost
 6 years ago '10        #44
jayjay2 11 heat pts11
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I need to find this
 6 years ago '05        #45
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 PLK12 said:
MW3 lost way more people are gonna download it. I'm still getting it for ps3 and also saints row the third.
and marvel vs capcom ultimate
 10-26-2011, 10:46 PM         #46
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Totally misleading stat.....it's not like all of those 33,000 people were going to buy the game had they not been able to download it. I would bet most of them wouldn't in fact.
 6 years ago '10        #47
Space 2020 14 heat pts14
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Lol basic economics would tell you this isn't loss sales
 6 years ago '07        #48
KeithHernandez 7 heat pts
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The people downloading and burning represent a small percentage of the market. All games get bootlegged and shared. Those bootleggers were never part of the target market, and their sales would have never counted. There might be a small number of people in there who decided to save $60 for the rest of the games dropping, but let's not front like the industry doesn't curve its projections for bootlegging.
 6 years ago '04        #49
gimmethat 1 heat pts
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There ´s a difference between not making money and losing money ...
if i cant afford all these games and d/l one ,EA is not losing money .its not hurting the industry at all

The real question is how many of all those who d/l it would have bought BF3 ?Nobody can really answer that question ,Could be only 20%

The Gaming industry is actually doing good,dont let them fool you
 6 years ago '05        #50
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Simple Simon a.ss n*ggas talkin bout economics and non job havin n*ggas and only download free mixtapes fu*k else you on this site for the decor and overall graphic design? We all dl some illegal sh*t from time to time. And real talk I dl games and cop sh*t. Game prices have always been about the same and same for the quality some games get hyped and turn out to be a.ss. I dl sh*t and if I like it enough I'll support the sh*t and cop it legit (Batman, Bio shock, Street f!ghter, COD, Dark Souls) But those games turn out to be repetitive garbage or are plagued with glitches and sh*t get the download and coaster treatment.
 6 years ago '07        #51
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 chevyrida6 said:
i download free mixtapes..in which is very legal soooo G T F O H !!!!!!!!! BOOM GOT YA... CANT SEE MEEEEEE
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lol ur a fu*ken loser

BOOM GOT YA..CANT SEE MEEEEE


 6 years ago '06        #52
Loco Poe 
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for the ppl who saying its wack have u guys even played it? cuz i smell sum cod pus*y fan boys
 6 years ago '10        #53
No iD23 
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the game is NICCCCE.... need like couple days to get it down.. control, n maps wise.. but i like how its more team tactical... u really cant be solo to win.. needa communicate wit ya squad...
 6 years ago '05        #55
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anyone have figure on what it sold for consoles?
my town only had about 20 copies left on first day around noon which is pretty good compared to Black Ops and a few other popular games
 6 years ago '04        #56
D. Norman 6 heat pts
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 ImAMonster said:
You always on my d!ck lil n*gga...
your white
 6 years ago '05        #57
MlLkMan 
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Nice article EA
 6 years ago '06        #58
coolio 57 heat pts57
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 freakbucket said:
no it can't. certain games are hugely popular on pc's, others are not. who pirates mario kart? madden doesnt lose huge sales to pc. It's usually only first person shooters/action games that lose out with huge multi player following. do i care? not really. i dont like that they are trying to stop people from buying used games with all these new game only codes.

any game that comes out on xbox 360 or pc is gonna get pirated
 6 years ago '07        #59
TH35 103 heat pts103
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Damn
 6 years ago '05        #60
aKtIvItY! 
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 freakbucket said:
no it can't. certain games are hugely popular on pc's, others are not. who pirates mario kart? madden doesnt lose huge sales to pc. It's usually only first person shooters/action games that lose out with huge multi player following. do i care? not really. i dont like that they are trying to stop people from buying used games with all these new game only codes.
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