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Exploring the Artistic Vision of Famous Concept Artist David Brochard

In this interview, we will delve into the creative process of David Brochard. Behind the scenes with concept artist David Brochard, showcasing his creative process in gaming industry from Call of Duty to Dark Souls 3 and Star Citizen. Discover how his passion & skills bring immersive worlds to life.

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526d ago
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Game Pass Users Should Expect More Price Bumps in the Future, Says Analyst

Wccftech spoke with MIDiA Research games analyst Rhys Elliott about the recent Game Pass price increase. He believes there will be more of those in the future.

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wccftech.com
3d ago
Jin_Sakai3d ago

Phil Spencer really bait and switched Xbox fans. Lol

Alexious2d ago

I mean, they couldn't possibly add all this stuff and keep the price the same

Tankbusta402d ago

Its the way of all subscription services...the initial offering is an extremely good value because they are after capturing market share.. once any company gets enough people and ingrains their service into their subscribers they always increase prices

Einhander19722d ago (Edited 2d ago )

They could have not bought all these publishers and still got the games.

Then not had to close 4 studios fire 5000 people from their gaming division or had to raise the price because they spent 70 bn for CoD.

How much does the price of game pass need to increase to cover all this development. Is it even possible to get the price high enough to cover the costs before it's unappealing to consumers anymore?

How many more studio closures and price increases need to happen before game pass becomes profitable or even breaks even?

Obscure_Observer2d ago

@Einhander1972

"How many more studio closures and price increases need to happen before game pass becomes profitable or even breaks even?"

Gamepass subscribers aren´t worried about that. That´s a MS concern.

Let them worry about their money. As long as we continue to get our day one games I couldn´t give a damn.

Already paid for my two year Ultimate subscription plan before the new prices, so I´m good. :)

Einhander19722d ago

Obscure_Observer

Closing Arkane and Tango affected everyone who enjoyed their games, all the people who have lost their jobs were affected. I don't think many game pass subscribers are happy with how Microsoft handled those concerns.

You're not getting any more day one games from those studios and whatever studios get cut in the next round.

And the reaction shows that most game pass subscribers would disagree with you.

You better hope Microsoft doesn't have any more "changes" planned for the next two years...

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ChasterMies2d ago

Xbox fans knew what they were getting. If you got the $1 uograde price for 3 years or Game Pass Ultimate, you probably got your money’s worth.

darthv723d ago

Im not a fan of price increases... but I dont mind paying more so long as nothing is taken away at the same time. I've had my share of subscriptions where the prices went up but they also removed some features. Those situations are what really grinds my gears.

VersusDMC2d ago

So gamepass console that included day one games at 10$ a month being replaced with Gamepass standard at 15$ a month with included core but no more day ones must really grind your gears.

darthv722d ago (Edited 2d ago )

It probably would... if I wasn't already an Ultimate user. As such Ultimate is still Ultimate. Nothing has been removed, so the couple extra $ don't really bother me.

Hofstaderman2d ago

Bet you by the end of next year its $30. Bookmark this.

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Sonic Team Boss Really Wants To Make A New Sonic The Hedgehog RPG

Sonic rpg maybe possible and being worked on someday. Sonic team boss wants one.

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nintendolife.com
CrimsonWing693d ago

Do it! I love y’all’s Yakuza series!

shinoff21833d ago

I've always thought since a kid when playing mariorpg that a sonic one would be pretty cool as well. Please make this happen.

Venoxn4g3d ago

There is one Sonic RPG on DS, made by Bioware

Redgrave2d ago

It's an.... interesting venture but indeed Sonic is criminally under utilized in the RPG field

shinoff21832d ago

Whoever keeps downvoting on things like this where it doesn't make sense to downvote. Just know I've upvoted you when I agree.