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    Thumbs down Activision blames NextGen for low COD:Ghosts pre-orders

    Activision blames Xbox One and PS4!
    It seems like the next installment in the COD franchise won’t be able to break the records set by its predecessor. The pre-order numbers for COD Ghosts are low, when compared to that of Black Ops II.
    The publisher of the game, Activision themselves acknowledged this by saying, “pre-orders for Ghostsare well below the record-setting pace set by Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 last year.”
    Instead of blaming the fact that the franchise has become a copy-paste one, Activision blames Next-Gen. They are not even ready to accept that releasing a new COD every year would cause franchise fatigue.
    During the company’s earning call yesterday, Activision CEO Hirshberg said, “As one might expect in this console transition year, pre-orders for Call of Duty: Ghosts are well below the record-setting pace set by Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 last year.”
    “However, our quantitative consumer research indicates that hesitation amongst past club pre-orders is primarily due to not knowing which platform they will be playing on, which is natural at this time in the console transition.”
    “It’s also worth mentioning that our other key engagement metrics from the number of people playing per month to the number of people playing daily to DLC sales, to video views, to community engagement are all significantly ahead of past years,” he added.
    What do you think about this? Could this be the end of COD? Share your stories in the comments section below.



    http://www.alivegamezone.com/2013/08/03/activision-blames-next-gen-for-low-call-of-duty-ghosts-pre-orders/

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    No not nextgen console, i would say the 'THE DOG'.
    That remote-controled ultra-trained dog who can launch missile , assassin soliders on comand. That ruined preorder.
    People may thought, hell we have to play as 'THE DOG - 007'

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    They should have updated the engine thats all, I guess it should be on a Hiatus once in a while

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    I'd say the horrific game that BO2 was contributed a lot to it as well.

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    Or maybe finally CoD fans understand what a copy-paste series it is!

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    Grfx baje .. eita hoilo kotha .. E3 te Ubisoft er gula dekhar por Cod dekle !!!!!

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    Simply crappy gfx

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mohiuddin View Post
    No not nextgen console, i would say the 'THE DOG'.
    That remote-controled ultra-trained dog who can launch missile , assassin soliders on comand. That ruined preorder.
    People may thought, hell we have to play as 'THE DOG - 007'
    That DOG your referring to is the only thing that caught majority of the CoD fans eyes.
    Apart from that Gameplay is pretty much same though MP is significantly customized. But anyway, Let's see how much copies are sold within first 24 hour after release.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vanguard View Post
    Simply crappy gfx
    Crappy Textures but significantly enhanced visuals. The details are much better compared to what it was previously. But as I said, the texture still is Shitty!!!

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    Nachte na janle uthan baka -_-

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