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Capcom Releases 5$ Multiplayer DLC for RE5

Capcom released a multiplayer mode as Downloadable Content for the recently released Resident Evil 5, and of course the intertubes are aflame with hate. Although I have no problems with it personally, I can understand the argument against it — by releasing the multiplayer patch so soon after the game was released it seems like they are charging extra for a feature that most games include for free.

But love it or hate it, perhaps there’s some value in understanding WHY a company might do something like that. Even if it … Continue reading