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I think it does some things well. I think there are still some areas where, as a customer, I'd like to see it improve.

Handbags! Gabe Newell, in an admittedly-quite-creatively-edited-by-us quote, passes judgement on EA's Origin system. [CVG]
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“We get asked a lot about Battlefield The truth is that it’s a great team. We know that they’re going to do something really excellent, but what we’re really comparing ourselves to is MW2.

Handbags! "Battlefield 3 who?", asks Glen Schofield, general manager of Sledgehammer Games to games™.
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I know you're new in the job, but someone should have told you this is a competitive industry

Handbags! Jeff Brown, EA's VP of Communications, doesn't have time for Activision's Eric Hirshberg's suggestion that all this Battlefield 3-vs-Call of Duty talk isn't in gaming's best interests. [1up]
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I think our first party performance in terms of quality bars and units per title this shift has been superior to our competition’s

Handbags! xBox CFO Dennis Durkin nails his fanboy flag to the wall in an interview with IndustryGamers.
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That's probably why the various 11 and 12 year olds who play Call of Duty are so good at it, because they have lightning-fast reflexes an old git like me doesn't have.

Oh, burn.

Ubisoft's brand manager, Matt Benson explains to OXM that Ghost Recon: Future Soldier will be slower than... "other" FPS games.

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We've looked at OnLive's [business] model and we don't believe it's sustainable," he said. "We don't believe they can make money on it.

TransGaming's Vikas Gupta suggests that OnLive doesn't have a hope, ahead of the imminent launch of his own straght-to-TV games service, Game Tree TV. [Gamesindustry.biz (Reg. req'd)]
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So, if the gamer buys our game and the mass audience buys their game, where do the two meet?' And all I want to do, if you will, is to have them rot from the core.

EA's John Riccitiello continues the handbags war between his own Battlefield 3 and Modern Warfare also 3. [IndustryGamers]
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We know we have a big competitor. But head-to-head with Call of Duty in Q3, we have the superior game engine, a superior development studio, and a flat-out superior game.

Handbags! EA's John Riccitiello is bullish about Battlefield 3's chances. [gamesindustry.biz (Reg. Req'd)]
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However, hit titles are not being released continually every month for Kinect software, so we don't believe Wii sales are being seriously affected.

Handbags! Satoru Iwata puts the kibosh on suggestions that Kinect is a threat to his own Nintendo Wii. [MCV]
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Our view of the 'Game Boy experience' is that it's a great babysitting tool, something young kids do on airplanes, but no self-respecting twenty-something is going to be sitting on an airplane with one of those, He's too old for that.

Handbags! Jack Tretton, of Sony, tells Fortune that he isn't totally convinced that Nintendo have the handheld market sewn up.
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