I was poking around the net the other day and I saw this interesting article at Forbes: Why Gears Of War Costs $60. I was instantly intrigued, not only is GOW a simply fantastic game but also by how to costs get so high. Obviously you do have to pay the artists’ and developers that make such a great product, but that only amounts to about 1/2 of the cost of a typical video game. So where does the other 50% percent come from? This article goes into take a look at the economics of the video game industry in general. If you are a gamer like me, you will find this article interesting, check it out: Why Gears Of War Costs $60.
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