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10 ways the video game industry is ripping you off

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  1. Napalmbrain

    Napalmbrain WiiChat Member

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    Nice article I found on gamesradar about the various ways games companies like to rip off their poor fans: http://www.gamesradar.com/ps3/f/ten-ways-the-games-industry-is-shafting-you/a-20080219115144305067

    They provide a good explanation for the bizarre shortages of Wii and DS consoles even years after their release:

    Then of course, there's my pet hate, microtransactions:

     
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    must be true if it is in print :wink:
    it really is interesting... makes me think :yesnod:

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    Being European should so be added to that list.
     

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