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  Reklaw

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The adult I am takes care of most things real life. However my inner-child is a GAMER!!

3/18/13 11:09:45 AM#61
Originally posted by Loktofeit
Originally posted by nariusseldon
Originally posted by Squeak69
 

the reason there are more F2P then sub games out there is simply because F2P makes more money so most companies have gone over to that system, what playes want has very little impact in a supply and demand market.

LOL .. F2P makes more money .. because people pay them. People pay them because people want to.

I bet you don't run a business. Let's produce stuff people don't want .. they will pay for it anyway because Squeak said so!

Squeak isn't the only one that holds that odd contention. There are a frightening number of people here that follow that odd logic.

Even though you fully misunderstood me, it's logical that what people want is demand for a gamecompany's and in return the gamecompany's supplies. But then again I don't feel the poll is a representation of the complete MMORPG market but pure a topic with a  question towards it's readers. Unfortunaly some people need to pull in the whole market into the topic instead of actually responding to the topic and the readers in THIS forum.

 

  Loktofeit

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3/18/13 11:28:59 AM#62
Originally posted by Reklaw
Originally posted by Loktofeit
Originally posted by nariusseldon
Originally posted by Squeak69
 

the reason there are more F2P then sub games out there is simply because F2P makes more money so most companies have gone over to that system, what playes want has very little impact in a supply and demand market.

LOL .. F2P makes more money .. because people pay them. People pay them because people want to.

I bet you don't run a business. Let's produce stuff people don't want .. they will pay for it anyway because Squeak said so!

Squeak isn't the only one that holds that odd contention. There are a frightening number of people here that follow that odd logic.

Even though you fully misunderstood me, it's logical that what people want is demand for a gamecompany's and in return the gamecompany's supplies. But then again I don't feel the poll is a representation of the complete MMORPG market but pure a topic with a  question towards it's readers. Unfortunaly some people need to pull in the whole market into the topic instead of actually responding to the topic and the readers in THIS forum.

Which of us are you addressing? None of the responses you quoted were about this forum or its opinions, rather about the market in general.

  nariusseldon

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Joined: 12/21/07
Posts: 19117

3/18/13 12:15:28 PM#63
Originally posted by Reklaw
 

Even though you fully misunderstood me, it's logical that what people want is demand for a gamecompany's and in return the gamecompany's supplies. But then again I don't feel the poll is a representation of the complete MMORPG market but pure a topic with a  question towards it's readers. Unfortunaly some people need to pull in the whole market into the topic instead of actually responding to the topic and the readers in THIS forum.

 

Of coures. When people are making general statements like "the reason there are more F2P then sub games out there is simply because F2P makes more money so most companies have gone over to that system, what playes want has very little impact in a supply and demand market."

... i respond with information for the whole market.

If you say "there is 10 people who don't like F2P" ... sure. You can always find a small group of people dislike anything. So? No sane devs is going to make a design decision because there is a small group of people disliking what they do.

  nottuned

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Posts: 93

3/18/13 4:49:08 PM#64
I could never kill off enough brain cells to enjoy f2p games. they great for the brain dead masses and its keeps the fail outta my games so, win win I guess
  VengeSunsoar

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3/18/13 5:23:56 PM#65
Originally posted by nottuned
I could never kill off enough brain cells to enjoy f2p games. they great for the brain dead masses and its keeps the fail outta my games so, win win I guess

Quality is pretty much the same for f2p and p2p.

Quit worrying about other players in a game and just play.

  KyutaSyuko

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Joined: 3/30/05
Posts: 229

3/18/13 5:33:39 PM#66
I don't see why having ads IN the game that fit -- like on billboards or posters on the side of a building -- wouldn't work for some games.  Obviously they probably wouldn't work very well for fantasy type games, but post apocalyptic, futuristic, or racing games I think they could and devs wouldn't have to come up with fake ads to fill in those spots.  It's win/win.
  AGHunter

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Joined: 2/02/13
Posts: 1

3/18/13 7:06:25 PM#67

My thoughts on a few MMORPG's and the player subscription systems they use. -AG Hunter

1) WOW- The subscription for this game is huge and the lack of in game support from real staff does not consitute the subscription.

2) Minecraft: The renewal of the LAN party. Minecraft helps a person (if the person is game) learn and develope skills in server administration. Working with DNS and is a controlable environment. Want to play alone then don't log into a ser ver. Want to invite someone into the world you are working on then enable LAN.

3) The Secret World: This requires the player to purchase the game in order to play. There is an item mall but the items are not that wonderful. This game is not free to play. There is an initial investment in this game. 

4) SWTOR: The game has both free to play and subscription options. I am a subscriber. I have to say the bennefits of being a subscriber are good. The ability to used specialized weapons and armor. The ability to use the guild bank. The regular deposit of the item mall currency for me to use on very very helpful boosts, armor or weapons. 

5) Champions: does not allow one to have access to any characters made while there was an active subscription. This means to play for free you have to create a lesser character with less customization in skills and start from the beginning all over again. When you get a subscription again you can play your subscription character where you left off. 

  nariusseldon

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Joined: 12/21/07
Posts: 19117

3/19/13 10:56:21 AM#68
Originally posted by VengeSunsoar
Originally posted by nottuned
I could never kill off enough brain cells to enjoy f2p games. they great for the brain dead masses and its keeps the fail outta my games so, win win I guess

Quality is pretty much the same for f2p and p2p.

And there are also more choices for F2P. If i want to play a Star Trek game, F2P is pretty much it. If i want to play a Star Wars MMO, F2P is pretty much it.

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