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Activision/Vivendi Merger Looms, Fallout Continues 60

Posted by ScuttleMonkey
from the and-the-lawyers-get-richer dept.
Ever since the announced merger between Activision and Vivendi Games the community has been all aflutter with speculation and fallout. Here we are, six months later, and the shockwaves continue to resonate throughout the industry as the actual merger looms closer. Gamasutra has an in-depth investigation of what this deal actually means and what some of the details might be.
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Activision/Vivendi Merger Looms, Fallout Continues

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  • by BlackCobra43 (596714) on Tuesday June 10, 2008 @07:18AM (#23723469)
    If you have "Keeping-up-with-the-Jones" syndrome then no, you will never be satisfied with WoW because there will ALWAYS be someone with more time to lose on the game than you. The same applied to "skill-based" mmorpgs like UO; the more you practiced and accumulated wealth the more advantaged you became.
    Your problem is envy, not mmorpg design.

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