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Major PC Powers to Form Gaming Alliance at GDC 2008
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Major PC Powers to Form Gaming Alliance at GDC 2008
Marcus Yam (Blog) - February 13, 2008 3:51 PM
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 Band of Brothers: Microsoft, Intel, NVIDIA, AMD.
Mark Rein of Epic Games recently told the story of the shift in gaming from the PC to consoles.

“When Call of Duty 4 came out, I heard some of our guys sitting around talking about the great game they'd had last night and I'm like, 'Hey guys, what server are you playing on? I'd love to come and join you,' and they said, 'Just send us a friends request,'” he said.



“It was at that point I realized they were all playing it on console. Plus, the sales of the console versions are something like ten times the sales of the PC versions,” Rein continued. “I'm a real fan of the PC, but yes, consoles are definitely stealing a lot of hardcore gamers from the PC.” [More...]   [Comments]
 
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