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Sony to put unskippable ads in the middle of gameplay

Discussion in 'Video Games' started by Ryudo, May 25, 2012.

  1. GoT

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    I have no issues with product placement in shows/movies/games. I prefer that too a straight out commercial
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  2. Puck

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    when I turn on my Xbox, it goes straight to "Load Disc", there's no need to launch my dashboard.

    I would find it more 'unnecessary' than anything, as I don't plan on launching any advertising links, whether it be on a game console or on certain sites, like the 3 ads I see here in this thread.
    fwiw, I'm seeing a Nissan Quest / Colorado Tech University and Kia Optima advertisement....none really interest my needs
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  3. Gunny

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    I have to wonder what % of people would actually use it vs the cost of paying Microsoft to place the ad.
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  4. Gunny

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    Product placement, in this case, would be from the people who makes the games and not the console manufacturer.
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  5. RTH

    RTH Meh...

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    I see Hypnotoad is slowly taking over... ALL HAIL, HYPNOTOAD!
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    I am ironically watching Futurama right now.
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  7. Gunny

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    Which episode?
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  8. Scarecrow

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    the one were Fry falls in love with the mermaid in Atlantis
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  9. Gunny

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    Atlanta.

    Cracks me up when he 'packs' air into a suitcase.
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    "There's no way I can swallow one of those!"

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