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DoUrden
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Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions

EA at work, I will wait for this one to hit the bargain bin.

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sbr2
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
Optional.


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tom
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
People still play EA games?


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jmarto1
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
Just another way for them to squeeze money out of you. Forget just making a game challenging enough to play over and over.


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jcole4lsu
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
if you think thats bad, head over to simtropolis and see what all EA has in store for SC2013


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Byron Bojangles III
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
Dumb people are dumb.

Its optional.

Its Visceral's game so it'll be hard as shite.


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CornDogCologne
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
Just a way to squeeze money out of stupid people and whiny brats.

Won't impact people who play normally.


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Roaad
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
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These resources (materials, scrap parts and the like) can be picked up by the player, picked up by scavenger bots you send out, or alternatively bought through a quick purchase from the in-game store.


It is purely optional. All purchaseable items can be found for free in-game


sbr2
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
I know, EA has had the optional purchased upgrades thing going for a while now. I don't understand the timing of the outrage, cause they definitely aren't the only ones doing this.


SG_Geaux
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
Grow up people. This is the way the industry is going, like it or not.


Tactical1
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
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Grow up people. This is the way the industry is going, like it or not.


This, I have never seen so many complain over features in a game that were optional.


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Carson123987
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
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Grow up people. This is the way the industry is going, like it or not.


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DoUrden
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So none of you think the fact that they are selling the items had any affect on how the drop rate was coded in the game?
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DoUrden
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
Screw EA and this game.

11 day one DLC



sbr2
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
Why are you so mad about this?


DoUrden
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
If I pay full price for a game I don't want to have to pay extra to get what the single player game won't give me. As I asked before, the made the shite you can buy hard to obtain with out giving them money.


sbr2
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
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hard to obtain?


Link?


DoUrden
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
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Link?


“Everybody will find at least one of these bots in the game (and there a couple hidden ones to pick up, too.)

I can see we will have to agree do disagree, you can buy the game and I won't, problem solved.


sbr2
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
It's cosmetic DLC that gives quicker access to things that can be found in the game, hardly the "fleecing" that the commenters are raging on about.


jmarto1
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re: Dead Space 3 to include single player micro transactions
I wouldn't call it fleecing but I would say that the practice erodes the challenge of the game. I guess the same can be said for cheat codes and those are optional as well. That being said, I do have a Game Genie in a box.

So this was on the Game Genie Wikipedia:

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The Game Genie is a series of cheat systems originally designed by Codemasters and sold by Camerica and Galoob. The first device in the series was released for the Nintendo Entertainment System, with subsequent devices released for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Game Boy, Mega Drive/Genesis, and Sega Game Gear. All the devices temporarily modify game data, allowing the player to cheat, manipulate various aspects of games and sometimes access unused content and functions. It is known as the first example of consumer-friendly "game enhancement" by means of directly altering the binary code of a game. Five million units of the original Game Genie products were sold worldwide,[1] and most video game console emulators feature Game Genie support. Emulators that have Game Genie support also allow a near-unlimited number of penises to be entered whereas the actual products have a much smaller limit that usually tops between three and six codes.
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