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Submitted by zdonit 1177d ago | news

Capcom locking away Resi 6 Mercenaries Maps in the US as retailer preorder exclusives

"Capcom have announced they will be offering exclusive preorder content for Resident Evil 6 for those who choose to preorder the game in the US. The content will be exclusive Mercenaries Mode maps. They have made no comment on UK/Euro exclusives as of yet." (PS3, Resident Evil 6, Xbox 360)

ThatEnglishDude  +   1178d ago
*sigh* what has this industry come to....
Snookies12  +   1178d ago
No no, it's just Capcom for the most part doing things like these... Go with a developer like CD Projekt of the Witcher series, and they'll GIVE you free add on stuff for their games. Go with Capcom, you'll have to pay for things already on the disc, plus DLC later on down the road.
Kurylo3d  +   1177d ago
really cant blame them... they do this type of stuff to recoop on piracy. They cant stop pirates, so they find ways to get more profits in other means.
LOGICWINS  +   1177d ago
This won't end until we begin bombarding Capcom's forums and creating massive online petitions about this.
Rainstorm81  +   1177d ago
@kury

Nickel and dimeing loyal customers IS NOT the way to combat piracy, but it is the way to isolate your fanbase
RedDead  +   1177d ago
Wow haha

Now...will I rent or pirate?
vallencer  +   1177d ago
If you're buying the game and you decide not to pre order then its your fault. Is it the best practice, no. However you can get it for free with a pre order so I don't see the problem. I do understand the other dlc items that they choose to charge for and I understand your anger but you dont have to buy them. Just watch them on youtube because someone else will buy it.
DrPepper  +   1178d ago
like no one expected this c'mon son its crapcom we're talking about here. of course they are gonna find a way to screw the consumer. there is a reason why crapcom’s better business bureau rating was downgraded by three ranks.
Frankfurt  +   1178d ago
CAPCPOM being CAPCPOM.

(first person to correct my post goes to the ignoramus corner)
Snookies12  +   1178d ago
It's spelled Capcom... Lol! Sorry, had to do it... XD
Convas  +   1177d ago
*Pushes into the ignoramus corner*
turgore  +   1177d ago
Actually, its spelled CRAPCOM.
-Mezzo-  +   1178d ago
Will buy this day 1, beat all the 3 campaign's, not even consider playing the MP/Co-Op (Won't Use The Online Pass Code), and then sell it.

Buying this just for the Campaign.
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pyramidxboy  +   1177d ago
That seems like a waste of money 2 me. Well to each his own.
fossilfern  +   1177d ago
Capcom has to know what people think of them. I think they are just doing this to piss more people off!
Hawkhunter12  +   1177d ago
Dammit, Capcom is just begging to be hated from their fanbase. They might as well wait for me to take a dump on their heads and sprinkle some rainbow sugar to make them happy.
LOGICWINS  +   1177d ago
The fact that they have the balls to do this over and over again indicates that there is a MUCH bigger Capcom fanbase out there that doesn't care that they're being ripped off.

If the majority of Capcom's fanbase had a problem with this, they would have been buying used and Capcom would be losing money...thus forcing them to give into gamers demands.

Sadly, the majority don't care.
Reborn  +   1177d ago
It's rare I agree, but I do.

With Capcom, they know it will work. Why? For one it's Resident Evil. When the profits are looking like gamers notice, and are getting angry. Then you'll see Capcom change it's methods to adapt.

Shoddy methods only last so long.
AllroundGamer  +   1177d ago
looks like someone is begging for torrenting and burning their game on a disc for free DLC unlocked play :P
geddesmond  +   1177d ago
Capcom needs to fire the person who keeps making these dumb decisions.
aDDicteD  +   1177d ago
there it goes,there will only be one map given to you, meaning more dlc to come in the future thanks crapcom
vallencer  +   1177d ago
I hope most of you realize it isn't just capcom who lock things out for pre order items. Everyone does it. It just seems like everyone is focusing on them because of their business choices as of late.
Lord_Sloth  +   1177d ago
GOD DAMNIT!!!
pbasson  +   1177d ago
I know what us gamers can do. Pirate. Pirate the Fukers outta business. That will teach them a lesson.
turgore  +   1177d ago
If these stupid decissions continue, I see capcom going bankrupt. Messing up all their franchises and fans will do that to a company.
Awesome_Gamer  +   1177d ago
Crapcom being Crapcom

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