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Originally posted by bcbully
Originally posted by Arazale

Seriously? I thought the ESO bullshitting fans were done with this kind of crap when Knotwood stopped posting retarded numbers.

 

This article you posted isn't saying in anyway this is how much money ESO has made to date. It specifically said it extrapolated the data as if ESO had 37million unique paying players. ESO does not nor will ever even reach a 3rd of that amount. So posting stupid shit prematurely that ESO earned 111 million so far just puts the game in even worse of a light than it already was, because it shows its fans are so desperate for good news, they make shit up like this. Leave the bullshit headlines to Fox news please.

That's exactly what I did after I read your OP and then clicked the link you provided and proceeded to read an article about in game spending and a ranking that super data stated specifically DOESNT COUNT SUBSCRIPTIONS OR BOX SALES.  

Originally posted by Jockan
Originally posted by Uhwop
Originally posted by Distopia
Originally posted by Uhwop

The OP is no better than a marketing exec. and just as trustworthy. 

The list isn't about subs, it's entirely microtransactions, and has nothing to do with subs and box sales.  

They did not state that ESO is number 11, only that hearthstone came in ahead of games like ESO and ToR.  

Again, this was an article about IN GAME SPENDING, not subscriptions or box sales.  

 

ROFl, if that were the case ESO wouldn't be on the list at all..

Maybe you should actually read the article.  

 

Exactly, ESO is a sub based game that does not have an in game cash shop exactly like a real mmo should be. You can always tell how good a game is doing by how often it gets content. WoW is still king but Elder Scrolls Online and Final Fantasy XIV are the new standards in the mmo genre.

Wtf does that have to do with that website claiming that ESO earned 111m through in game spending.  

Perhaps you should read the article as well. 

Originally posted by Distopia
Originally posted by Uhwop

The OP is no better than a marketing exec. and just as trustworthy. 

The list isn't about subs, it's entirely microtransactions, and has nothing to do with subs and box sales.  

They did not state that ESO is number 11, only that hearthstone came in ahead of games like ESO and ToR.  

Again, this was an article about IN GAME SPENDING, not subscriptions or box sales.  

 

ROFl, if that were the case ESO wouldn't be on the list at all..

Maybe you should actually read the article.  

The OP is no better than a marketing exec. and just as trustworthy. 

The list isn't about subs, it's entirely microtransactions, and has nothing to do with subs and box sales.  

They did not state that ESO is number 11, only that hearthstone came in ahead of games like ESO and ToR.  

Again, this was an article about IN GAME SPENDING, not subscriptions or box sales.  

 

" We deliver high value for the monthly subscription because it allows us to provide a steady stream of content, and we don’t have any plans to move away from that any time soon."

"steady stream of content" 

hes clearly got a screw or two loose.  

Originally posted by Chrisbox
Originally posted by Uhwop

EVE was having a fanfest in Vegas over the weekend as well.  Every other MMO site I check out covered both of the event, except this one.  

With the amount of advertisements this site has you'd think they could have afforded to send someone.  

MMORPG covering mmo events? Now that would make too much sense I say!

It would be shocking wouldn't it?  

Someone out there running a fan site has to be available.  

Originally posted by Kyleran
I've decided to put the OP on ignore.....

I choked with laughter.  

EVE was having a fanfest in Vegas over the weekend as well.  Every other MMO site I check out covered both of the event, except this one.  

With the amount of advertisements this site has you'd think they could have afforded to send someone.  

Originally posted by Dagon13
Anyone ever notice that the constructive posts get completely ignored on these forums?  Just a bunch of trolls feeding trolls....

You're not the only one.  

Originally posted by Kopogero
Originally posted by Daxamar

Like I said...AA is not for you.

 

Its not for a lot of NA players, so dont feel bad! Its a Korean game with Open world PvP.. Not for everyone.

 

I find few NA players really into AA. I like it. Im not limited to what I like, we just like different things

Don't feel bad about what exactly? What you're arguing about has nothing to do with this thread, so I suggess you read it carefully again. FYI, World of Warcraft has open world PvP as well as I can recall. You can label it afterwards further as "Korean", but there is no difference, open world PvP is open world.

I'm happy for you that you like the game and I hope you continue enjoying it. And you can suck on my forum title more if you want in meantime. For some my opinions might be viewed as "excuses" and for others as a "valuable and useful information".

Finally, I don't need to play a game to know all I need to know about it. There are these things called videos, player feedback, and features usually on the official site explaining in detail what the game is about.

I hope this time you stick with ArcheAge, cuz obvioslly the last MMO's you've spent playing lost your interest and I hope when the new shiny MMO comes it won't be the same case. So, I'm sorry if I view you as the last person credible to tell me which MMO's are for who.

Valuable and useful information from someone who made a thread about why they didn't install the game.  

Pretty sure that would be called trolling.  

Originally posted by dalewj

I gave all the warnings at the top just so if you dint like them you could stop reading and go elsewhere. Yes it is a review cause I put over 60 hours into the game. Anything I do for 60 hours is a review. Sure I didn't make it to the sandbox, cause I got bored with all the stupid shit and I got annoyed enough to leave.

the point being archage lost me right off the bat. they should learn from that.

60 hours and "off the bat" don't add up.  

It sounds more like you went in knowing you didn't intend to play the game, looking for every possible negative you could find, and then focused on them.  

You didn't put 60 hours into the game, if you had you would have been well past the themepark questing, which you could have just skipped to begin with.  

 

 

Nobody wanted this as an online ES game.  

How much is zenimax paying this guy? 

Originally posted by mark2123
It's those in the armchairs that buy, play and keep the companies like Carbine in business - so if they don't listen, they can't be surprised.

Because you're clearly a member of their target market, what with all the "they must target the mass market" talk? 

The game didn't appeal to you so it's going to fail.  That's all you said.  

Armchair developers always know best, right?  
Originally posted by SpottyGekko
Originally posted by Uhwop

Couple guys came to my house and demanded my CC info, then proceeded to buy stuff from trion.  I'm pretty sure they worked for trion, they had name cards with trions logo on them.   The worse part is they kicked my dog on the way out.  

The bank has to be in on it too, there was a guy who looked like a banker and allowed the charges to go through even though the card was expired.  He kicked my cat.  

It was a rough day. 

Erm, you realise this attempt at humour is very irresponsible, yeah ?

 

Days from now, someone on some forum far, far away will post something like: "...and there was even this guy on MMORPG.COM who has proof that it was Trion that did it..."

 

You are correct, I should know better.  Everything on the Internet is true.  

Couple guys came to my house and demanded my CC info, then proceeded to buy stuff from trion.  I'm pretty sure they worked for trion, they had name cards with trions logo on them.   The worse part is they kicked my dog on the way out.  

The bank has to be in on it too, there was a guy who looked like a banker and allowed the charges to go through even though the card was expired.  He kicked my cat.  

It was a rough day. 

Originally posted by WolfClaws

Is this game at 1080 for XBone ?

 

I know they have been having issues at most of their games being at 720.

Would be a shock since the xbox1 doesn't support true 1080 for games. 

Originally posted by Phry
Originally posted by SEANMCAD
Originally posted by Uhwop
Originally posted by SEANMCAD
Originally posted by Uhwop
Originally posted by Havekk
I wouldn't be as excited as I am if some big players hadn't been impressed. When Carmack jumped on board and Zuckerburg bought it, I started paying a lot more attention. I've watched this thing go from a dude in his garage to what it is now and I can't help but be excited to see this hit the market. 

Carmack was already working at zenimax to write the software that would allow games to run on a vr headset.  Oculus had hardware, zenimax didn't, and carmack didn't seem so keen on working for someone else. 

Facebook didn't buy oculus because of gaming, they bought it for their future vision of Facebook.  Contrary to Sean's inferring that zuckerberg must know something we don't, after trying sonys, he didn't buy oculus because it was "better".  Oculus was looking for a buyer and Sony wasn't.  

Zuckerberg has a vision for Facebook and buying oculus is cheaper than developing a vr set himself.  His vision has nothing to do with gaming, and everything to do with a more immersive Facebook environment.  

 

Sean also neglects to account for the fact that Sony sold 80 million PS3, and will end up with just as many PS4's in homes over the coming year.  The GPU on your PC is still needed to drive the rendering on the oculus, and the higher they set the native resolution the fewer people that will be able to use the oculus for games, and the fewer games that will get developed for it.  

But then Sean made the comment that PC games have outsold console games for the past few years.  

1. Carmack was already working at zenimax to write the software that would allow games to run on a vr headset.

not completely true. Zenimax put all VR projects to the dead letter office and as I understand it Carmack tried to get them to work more on the projects but they didnt want to have anything to do with it.

2. Facebook didn't buy oculus because of gaming, they bought it for their future vision of Facebook.

That is complete speculation based on zero evidence and in fact is the exact opposite of what Facebook said. I dont mind people suggesting what they think but stating it as fact like you have seems odd

3. Sean also neglects to account for the fact that Sony sold 80 million PS3

What you fail to understand despite it being fairly common knowedge for those that follow this technology is that 720p doesnt work that well in VR. It does work for very specific games but one has to be careful with the colors choosen etc. The universal agreement in the VR community is that 1080p is the ENTRY POINT for VR. Prefer higher. Now despite sonys investments its against the law of physics for the consoles to push beyond 1080p

This is what I mean.  

All of this shit is documented and Sean simply refuses the reality that the rest of us lives in.  

Zuckerberg made it very clear after buying oculus that he did so because he envisions Facebook moving into virtual environment.  Sean however is hyped about gaming so it obviously has to do with gaming, and never mind what the man with the money has said.  

Sean doesn't like console gaming, so obviously the rift will do better than a set made for a console that will end up in near 100m homes, and even though PC gaming is the SMALLEST market in gaming.  This is the same guy that stated in another thread that PC games have outsold console games the past few years.  

 

links please.

last I heard Zuckerberg said he plans to have a hands off policy with Oculus. Where are you getting you information or are you just making it up.

 

Making stuff up probably, given his antipathy towards VR technology, he also seems to be under some misapprehensions about how large the PC gaming community is, PC online gaming last i heard was significantly larger than console gaming, i think where the confusion arises, is mostly from cross platform games that include the PC, and are mostly single/limited multiplayer.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/marcochiappetta/2014/07/14/the-console-war-is-over-the-pc-already-won/

http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2014-01-28-pc-gaming-market-to-exceed-USD25-billion-this-year-dfc

i think one of the key points raised is that there is an estimated 285 million PC's in the Western market, i think worldwide the estimate for PC's was somewhere in the region of 2 billion, but that includes business as well as personal/home PC's.

and Steam of course, has announced it has 75 million active users..

http://www.joystiq.com/2014/01/15/steam-has-75-million-active-users-valve-announces-at-dev-days/

so yeah, i think he is probably making things up, and i would advise him not to make claims about the origin of OR without stating that it is his opinion and not based on personal knowledge or facts, which might land him in some kind of legal trouble.

It's amazing you know my opinion on something without me ever giving it.  Here's a clue, you're wrong and I'm looking forward to oculus.  

JPR counts mobile gaming, IE: iPad and android devices, as a part of the overall PC gaming market.  "PC" games haven't gone up, it's mobile gaming that's been thriving.  Try reading the article you link. 

75m on steam?  That's awesome.  Sony sold 80m PS3's, Xbox 360 84m.  Dark souls and watchdogs both outsold by huge margins on the console.  If only they were available on mobile platforms.  

Originally posted by SEANMCAD
Originally posted by Uhwop
Originally posted by SEANMCAD
Originally posted by Uhwop
Originally posted by SEANMCAD
Originally posted by Uhwop
Originally posted by Havekk
I wouldn't be as excited as I am if some big players hadn't been impressed. When Carmack jumped on board and Zuckerburg bought it, I started paying a lot more attention. I've watched this thing go from a dude in his garage to what it is now and I can't help but be excited to see this hit the market. 

Carmack was already working at zenimax to write the software that would allow games to run on a vr headset.  Oculus had hardware, zenimax didn't, and carmack didn't seem so keen on working for someone else. 

Facebook didn't buy oculus because of gaming, they bought it for their future vision of Facebook.  Contrary to Sean's inferring that zuckerberg must know something we don't, after trying sonys, he didn't buy oculus because it was "better".  Oculus was looking for a buyer and Sony wasn't.  

Zuckerberg has a vision for Facebook and buying oculus is cheaper than developing a vr set himself.  His vision has nothing to do with gaming, and everything to do with a more immersive Facebook environment.  

 

Sean also neglects to account for the fact that Sony sold 80 million PS3, and will end up with just as many PS4's in homes over the coming year.  The GPU on your PC is still needed to drive the rendering on the oculus, and the higher they set the native resolution the fewer people that will be able to use the oculus for games, and the fewer games that will get developed for it.  

But then Sean made the comment that PC games have outsold console games for the past few years.  

1. Carmack was already working at zenimax to write the software that would allow games to run on a vr headset.

not completely true. Zenimax put all VR projects to the dead letter office and as I understand it Carmack tried to get them to work more on the projects but they didnt want to have anything to do with it.

2. Facebook didn't buy oculus because of gaming, they bought it for their future vision of Facebook.

That is complete speculation based on zero evidence and in fact is the exact opposite of what Facebook said. I dont mind people suggesting what they think but stating it as fact like you have seems odd

3. Sean also neglects to account for the fact that Sony sold 80 million PS3

What you fail to understand despite it being fairly common knowedge for those that follow this technology is that 720p doesnt work that well in VR. It does work for very specific games but one has to be careful with the colors choosen etc. The universal agreement in the VR community is that 1080p is the ENTRY POINT for VR. Prefer higher. Now despite sonys investments its against the law of physics for the consoles to push beyond 1080p

This is what I mean.  

All of this shit is documented and Sean simply refuses the reality that the rest of us lives in.  

Zuckerberg made it very clear after buying oculus that he did so because he envisions Facebook moving into virtual environment.  Sean however is hyped about gaming so it obviously has to do with gaming, and never mind what the man with the money has said.  

Sean doesn't like console gaming, so obviously the rift will do better than a set made for a console that will end up in near 100m homes, and even though PC gaming is the SMALLEST market in gaming.  This is the same guy that stated in another thread that PC games have outsold console games the past few years.  

 

links please.

last I heard Zuckerberg said he plans to have a hands off policy with Oculus. Where are you getting you information or are you just making it up.

 

https://www.facebook.com/zuck/posts/10101319050523971

 

Immersive gaming will be the first, and Oculus already has big plans here that won't be changing and we hope to accelerate. The Rift is highly anticipated by the gaming community, and there's a lot of interest from developers in building for this platform. We're going to focus on helping Oculus build out their product and develop partnerships to support more games. Oculus will continue operating independently within Facebook to achieve this.

But this is just the start. After games, we're going to make Oculus a platform for many other experiences. Imagine enjoying a court side seat at a game, studying in a classroom of students and teachers all over the world or consulting with a doctor face-to-face -- just by putting on goggles in your home.

This is really a new communication platform. By feeling truly present, you can share unbounded spaces and experiences with the people in your life. Imagine sharing not just moments with your friends online, but entire experiences and adventures.

These are just some of the potential uses. By working with developers and partners across the industry, together we can build many more. One day, we believe this kind of immersive, augmented reality will become a part of daily life for billions of people.

 

 

so you are saying that your evidence that Facebook is not interested in gaming for the oculus rift is this quote

'Immersive gaming will be the first, and Oculus already has big plans here that won't be changing and we hope to accelerate. The Rift is highly anticipated by the gaming community, and there's a lot of interest from developers in building for this platform. We're going to focus on helping Oculus build out their product and develop partnerships to support more games. Oculus will continue operating independently within Facebook to achieve this.'

 

You have taken what you want from what he said and transformed it into a 100% reality instead of...I dont know..both being true.

do not be surprised if I limit my responses to you. You are starting make things personal about me and that will just turn into a troll and then we will both get mod slapped.

 sorry I would like to converse more but I see danger here.

I'm willing to bet you're one of those hipsters that doesn't like Facebook.  Which again, my point, Sean works on the basis of preference.  

 

Facebook doesn't care about what it will do for gaming, they care about how it can impact social media.  

"Gaming is just the beginning", and they are being "hands off" with the gaming stuff.  They only care about what it will do for Facebook, not gaming.  He's even said that hiss goal is to move Facebook into a virtual environment, that's where oculus comes in. 

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I wouldn't be as excited as I am if some big players hadn't been impressed. When Carmack jumped on board and Zuckerburg bought it, I started paying a lot more attention. I've watched this thing go from a dude in his garage to what it is now and I can't help but be excited to see this hit the market. 

Carmack was already working at zenimax to write the software that would allow games to run on a vr headset.  Oculus had hardware, zenimax didn't, and carmack didn't seem so keen on working for someone else. 

Facebook didn't buy oculus because of gaming, they bought it for their future vision of Facebook.  Contrary to Sean's inferring that zuckerberg must know something we don't, after trying sonys, he didn't buy oculus because it was "better".  Oculus was looking for a buyer and Sony wasn't.  

Zuckerberg has a vision for Facebook and buying oculus is cheaper than developing a vr set himself.  His vision has nothing to do with gaming, and everything to do with a more immersive Facebook environment.  

 

Sean also neglects to account for the fact that Sony sold 80 million PS3, and will end up with just as many PS4's in homes over the coming year.  The GPU on your PC is still needed to drive the rendering on the oculus, and the higher they set the native resolution the fewer people that will be able to use the oculus for games, and the fewer games that will get developed for it.  

But then Sean made the comment that PC games have outsold console games for the past few years.  

1. Carmack was already working at zenimax to write the software that would allow games to run on a vr headset.

not completely true. Zenimax put all VR projects to the dead letter office and as I understand it Carmack tried to get them to work more on the projects but they didnt want to have anything to do with it.

2. Facebook didn't buy oculus because of gaming, they bought it for their future vision of Facebook.

That is complete speculation based on zero evidence and in fact is the exact opposite of what Facebook said. I dont mind people suggesting what they think but stating it as fact like you have seems odd

3. Sean also neglects to account for the fact that Sony sold 80 million PS3

What you fail to understand despite it being fairly common knowedge for those that follow this technology is that 720p doesnt work that well in VR. It does work for very specific games but one has to be careful with the colors choosen etc. The universal agreement in the VR community is that 1080p is the ENTRY POINT for VR. Prefer higher. Now despite sonys investments its against the law of physics for the consoles to push beyond 1080p

This is what I mean.  

All of this shit is documented and Sean simply refuses the reality that the rest of us lives in.  

Zuckerberg made it very clear after buying oculus that he did so because he envisions Facebook moving into virtual environment.  Sean however is hyped about gaming so it obviously has to do with gaming, and never mind what the man with the money has said.  

Sean doesn't like console gaming, so obviously the rift will do better than a set made for a console that will end up in near 100m homes, and even though PC gaming is the SMALLEST market in gaming.  This is the same guy that stated in another thread that PC games have outsold console games the past few years.  

 

links please.

last I heard Zuckerberg said he plans to have a hands off policy with Oculus. Where are you getting you information or are you just making it up.

 

https://www.facebook.com/zuck/posts/10101319050523971

 

Immersive gaming will be the first, and Oculus already has big plans here that won't be changing and we hope to accelerate. The Rift is highly anticipated by the gaming community, and there's a lot of interest from developers in building for this platform. We're going to focus on helping Oculus build out their product and develop partnerships to support more games. Oculus will continue operating independently within Facebook to achieve this.

But this is just the start. After games, we're going to make Oculus a platform for many other experiences. Imagine enjoying a court side seat at a game, studying in a classroom of students and teachers all over the world or consulting with a doctor face-to-face -- just by putting on goggles in your home.

This is really a new communication platform. By feeling truly present, you can share unbounded spaces and experiences with the people in your life. Imagine sharing not just moments with your friends online, but entire experiences and adventures.

These are just some of the potential uses. By working with developers and partners across the industry, together we can build many more. One day, we believe this kind of immersive, augmented reality will become a part of daily life for billions of people.

 

They didn't buy it "for gaming", they did it for the future.  Zuckerburg is all about Facebook, and everything he's been buying up is all about the future of Facebook.  From messaging apps to frigging drone and low orbit satellite manufacturers.  It's all about Facebook.   

Let me guess, Sean doesn't use or like Facebook? 

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