Stop Falling For Internet Countdowns, Or, "Hey Jack###, Thanks For The Free Money"

Countdowns rarely lead to anything big, yet gamers constantly fall for them, leading Heath of Game Revolution to write: "Be it a big boost or a small one, an increase in exposure and hype are virtually guaranteed if a game publisher does something as simple as opening a website with a date and an image on it. How often does this work? Every dang time."

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dbjj120882075d ago

One marketing scheme I like? Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon has had absolutely no marketing around it.

knifefight2074d ago

It blows my mind every time I see people actually expecting/predicting big things from internet countdowns.