10°
Submitted by Eric_Lilja 1245d ago | opinion piece

Hard4Games: Top 10 Worst DLC & Paid Services In Games

"I miss expansion-packs in games. I know they’re still around, but they seem less significant now with the amount of downloadable content seen with every current-gen game. I also miss the days of gaming where we weren’t constantly dumping money for added content into a game … instead, we were dumping money on peripherals like zapper-guns, memory cards, and rumble-paks. At least, with those, you didn’t need to spend more for each additional game you had, right? So without further ado, let’s take a moment to admire (and hate) the top 10 crappiest ways that gaming companies snivel their way into your pockets in today’s gaming-market. I was originally going to be game-specific with this, until I realized how many of them fit into similar categories—so I aimed for the categories instead of the games! Bare in mind, as always, that these are my own opinions, so I don't speak for everyone out there." (Culture)

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
40°

What did a little bird tell us about Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star? [Pixel Dynamo]

49m ago - Luke Borrett, producer of Mediatonic's Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star sat down with us to share... | PC
40°

Magnetic: Cage Closed – Review | GamingLives

3h ago - GamingLives takes a look at Guru Games' magnetic puzzler. "It would be easy to take one look a... | PC
Ad

A Closer Look at Cuphead

Now - Its aesthetic and theme is inspired by classic 1930s-era animation from Fleischer Studios, classic Disney and notably, Ub Iwerks (Mickey Mouse) and... | Promoted post
40°

Super Mario RPG Launching On The Japanese Wii U eShop Next Week

3h ago - The classic Super NES role playing game Super Mario RPG will be released next week on the Japanes... | Wii U
40°

Fnatic Has The First Perfect Regular LCS Season

3h ago - This year for the first time ever, one team accomplished the dream of ending the season with a pe... | PC
40°

New Action RPG ‘Kyn’ Lands on PC

3h ago - This (mostly) two person team developed the 3D action RPG Kyn which has just launched across digi... | PC