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    EA, Ubisoft takeover...

    EA, Ubisoft in Early Talks

    Surely EA's dominance is becoming too much now...

    What do you lot think?
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    Well i hate EA so i dont like it... however not a huge fan of ubisoft either

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    what have ubisoft done recently?
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    prince of persia series, far cry, splinter cell series, brothers in arms, il-2 sturmovic series

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    ...soon to be

    Prince of Persia 2005, 2006, 2007,2008 etc
    Brothers in Arms 2005,2006,2007,2008 etc

    .......

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    Quote Originally Posted by Skii
    ...soon to be

    Prince of Persia 2005, 2006, 2007,2008 etc
    Brothers in Arms 2005,2006,2007,2008 etc

    .......
    that would also be Infogratari.

    good to see innovation is alive & well in the industry.

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    And by trying to force me to like small pants, they've alienated me.

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    farcry...thats not a bad game is it?...
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    Ugh, bang goes any innovation left in the games market.
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    Oh you've got to be joking me....

    If they take over UbiSoft, the Rainbow Six series will have at least 5 expansions each....
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    Yea, and Maddox will proabably lose it's publisher, let's hope IL-2 keeps sales up or we may never see another 'classic' flight sim again, unless you like MS Flight Simulator.
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    EA will be done for Monopolisation soon if they carry on.

    *hopefully* EA will chuck money at IL2 to 'improve' it and not just bin it.

    Hoping of course they won't arcadify it to appeal to the masses...

    CFS series isn't that bad yamangmangmangmangmangmangman

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    Hmmmmm i wonder how EA will manage to squeeze a 'nitrous' addon into Prince of Persia.

    Anyway, having big huge publishing corporations (or corporation) is very bad for the industry. Simply it means developers will be bullied into sticking to a release deadline, at the cost of some game features whould they start falling behind on dates.

    I would think if EA had published GT4 or Half Life, we'd have seen them out a long time ago, but they wouldnt have been anywhere near well crafted or as polished as they are - which is why EA are so hated.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jeNK^
    *hopefully* EA will chuck money at IL2 to 'improve' it and not just bin it.
    or change it into a mass-market game rather than a niche sim game?

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    Quote Originally Posted by jeNK^
    *hopefully* EA will chuck money at IL2 to 'improve' it and not just bin it.
    prepare to buy the following titles in a PC shop very soon

    IL2 2005
    IL2 2006
    IL2 World Cup Edition
    IL2 Streets Vol 2


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