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Looks like this is gaining traction. Good.

On a side note YongYea moved to Commiefornia to peruse a career in voice acting. I hope he doesn't end up homeless.

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No one, literally no one, who work in companies like these deserve any respect or sympathy and remember, even pirating the games made by these companies works in their favor.

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Am I the only one suffering from a case of pop culture fatigue?  Every time I see something about a movie studio or game company I'm like 'Oh...this ignorant shit again.'  It's like the people making movies, tv shows and games are intentionally fucking up.  No one can be so stupid as to piss off the customers...but evidently they are.

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3 hours ago, Kendo 2 said:

Am I the only one suffering from a case of pop culture fatigue?  Every time I see something about a movie studio or game company I'm like 'Oh...this ignorant shit again.'  It's like the people making movies, tv shows and games are intentionally fucking up.  No one can be so stupid as to piss off the customers...but evidently they are.

Yea.. I feel the same way.
Do you also often yell at kids to get off my fucking grass as well. I know I do...

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1 hour ago, ritualclarity said:

Do you also often yell at kids to get off my fucking grass as well. I know I do...

In my case it only took once.  Little bastards were playing chase and they kept using my hedge row to hide in.  They don't do that anymore.

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Let me guess. barbed wire hidden inn the hedge? Glass in the dirt.. Kendo terrorizing the kids..

Anyway, I was super busy when I posted that joke before and coudln't really get deeper into your original comment.

I don't believe they think it is stupid.. and in many ways it isn't.. from the Horse Armor to EAs loot boxes.. they are winning for loosing. Each time they advance the line.. they get the shit kicked out of them and the retreat.. however, they only go back 2 steps not the 5 they tried. Each time advancing on their path. In reality they are quite clever and the consumers are quite stupid and those that aren't.. they don't give a fuck about. As long as the mass public is still on their path.. they win and won't change.

 

kind of like the movie "They Live".. lol. Hidden agenda that we aren't aware of. Not until you put on the glasses and let me tell you .. they aren't rose colored.

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These companies are just one side of the coin. How can these companies stay in business with these blatantly obnoxious business tactics? Why do people still spend money on these type of games? I only have one possible explanation, either people are getting more and more stupid or stupid people are getting more and more money, or both.

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both..

There are younger generation that seems to be perfectly comfortable and think it is reasonable to pay for cosmetic and other items to play the game their way.

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People's fixation exceeds far greater than standing up for the right cause. That's why I walked away from this war that we'll never win. They can have their unfinished games. They can have their games filled with cosmetic and pay to win microtransactions. I don't care anymore. Because I don't believe the industry will ever crash again. Corporations have plagued the industry. There's too much power and money involved in it and too many weak minds who will forgive and forget.

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