Battlefront 2: Next level Microtransactions

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Geetsly's : If it remains profitable and the PR doesn't get 𝘵𝘰𝘰 bad, they'll never stop with this shit, simple as that. BTW thanks for always using our tracks sweg <3 Been with you since 20k.

thegreatcalvinio : *EA: the Harvey Weinstein of the video game industry*

Saint Milk : I'm sure that EA swallowing *smaller and treasured* game studios in the past has accounted for the hate....remeber dead space? EA will make sure you *never* see it again.

Sir Swag : A small update: EA has reduced the cost of acquiring Heroes by 75%. However they also reduced the amount of credits earned from completing the campaign by 75% as well more or less offsetting the change. Update 2: EA has disabled micro transactions entirely to reevaluate the progression system. Noice.

VlRGlL : RIP Respawn

Pariable : EA, where studios go to die.

Colox : Thanks for the scrub bomb

Mr Amico : R.I.P Titanfalls free updates :[

Razar Ryan : My friend was telling me about this. Here’s an idea: DON’T MAKE HEROES COST ANYTHING. They’re a huge part of the game ffs.

jonathan thornton : We all knew EA was gonna find some way to fuck this up

Morgan Freeman : Even though you use a meme voice there's a big sense of wisdom in your words

Legobiy24 : If I wave $200s in EA's face, you think they'll give me a complimentary loot box? -because loot crates add -*-so much-*- to the game experience-

Ian Paulus : "We want the truth EA" "You can't handle the truth!"

The Ranger33 : Everyone else: This is a terrible business model and this needs to stop. Me: Darth Maul shouldn’t be able to force choke, he was really awful when it came to his force powers.

Ghost~Vanguard : they won't listen. South park called it a long time ago "fuck you, you'll buy it" also stop sucking that dick, loot boxes are pure evil. if they weren't making money without them, video games wouldn't be around

Marito moko : The EA VS Reddit made laugh too much xD

conner potthoff : Fuck this game

magoichi75 : It's sad a guy that makes videos using gameplay and the Microsoft robot voice makes so much more sense that triple A gaming companies, also seriously I'm surprised you defend micro transactions.

F Morris : I have a friend in dice who is currently horrified that their baby, who they have worked on for years at this point, has been misused to make the greedy bastards at the top more money, rich enough as they are and because of how this utter disregard for their craft they are thinking of quitting simply due to how badly their game has been handled, and the good people at respawn have now lost any creative control and soon their reputation will be ground into the muck like other good devs under EA such as bioware or Bungie under activision, we need partners not publishers! They care about nothing other than the colour of your money

Jackimo : Straight facts

Dragontamer8000 : No matter what happens, always remember: Embrace the bullshit

Sreten Knezevic : They bought Respawn? Oh shit... *this is to provide a level of pride and achievememt*

Greater Gamer : Just don't purchase the game... It isn't enough to just ignore the microtransactions. The only way to ensure the message is heard is to vote with your wallet. So FFS just don't buy the game if you want to send them a message, don't give in to their PR bullshit. Too often gamers seem to easily forgive their mistakes just because they appealed to our demands slightly. They lowered the prices to generate goodwill and to disuade any further criticism and entice potential customers. If we just accept this and buy their game anyways then nothing is ever going to fucking change. So stop. There are plenty of better products you can waste your money on. If you truly want to make a difference, abstaining from purchases is the only chance at doing that. But simply ignoring microtransactions will never fix any of these issues.

Dull Turtle : I would nut in swag

Robo Trex : Respawn is going to get shutdown like Visceral. They were bought for about 130 million, with all the rest of the purchase coming from if EA does well due to Respawn in the next 4 years. Respawn is now in charge of the linear Star Wars game Visceral was working on, and Titanfall 3 will come out before the 4 years are up. The only way Respawn can keep itself from not getting permanently shutdown is to guarantee their monetary gain by putting as much purchasable content in these two games. It's sad to see Titanfall 2, an amazing game with beautiful ethics kill its creator because they cared too much and the people who cried for change didn't want it as much as they said.

T. Hui : Someone please make this go viral on reddit, we need more people to hear these words of wisdom

The Actual Joker : The 💰 intent 💰 is 💰 to 💰 provide 💰 players 💰 with 💰 a 💰 sense 💰 of 💰 pride 💰 and 💰 accomplishment 💰 for 💰 unlocking 💰 different 💰 heroes. 💰 As 💰 for 💰 cost, 💰 we 💰 selected 💰 initial 💰 values 💰 based 💰 upon 💰 data 💰 from 💰 the 💰 Open 💰 Beta 💰 and 💰 other 💰 adjustments 💰 made 💰 to 💰 milestone 💰 rewards 💰 before 💰 launch. 💰 Among 💰 other 💰 things, 💰 we're 💰 looking 💰 at 💰 average 💰 per-player 💰 credit 💰 earn 💰 rates 💰 on 💰 a 💰 daily 💰 basis, 💰 and 💰 we'll 💰 be 💰 making 💰 constant 💰 adjustments 💰 to 💰 ensure 💰 that 💰 players 💰 have 💰 challenges 💰 that 💰 are 💰 compelling, 💰 rewarding, 💰 and 💰 of 💰 course 💰 attainable 💰 via 💰 gameplay. We 💰 appreciate 💰 the 💰 candid 💰 feedback, 💰 and 💰 the 💰 passion 💰 the 💰 community 💰 has 💰 put 💰 forth 💰 around 💰 the 💰 current 💰 topics 💰 here 💰 on 💰 Reddit, 💰 our 💰 forums 💰 and 💰 across 💰 numerous 💰 social 💰 media 💰 outlets. Our 💰 team 💰 will 💰 continue 💰 to 💰 make 💰 changes 💰 and 💰 monitor 💰 community 💰 feedback 💰 and 💰 update 💰 everyone 💰 as 💰 soon 💰 and 💰 as 💰 often 💰 as 💰 we 💰 can. 💰 💰

ltz a Door : You say we shouldnt support this buisness model but your outro is "embrace the bullshit" make up your mind man

Evan Simmons : sir swag ur a god

Juxty : 1:53 quality meme

katsupoi : I hate EA but death threats.....

mkchillin : I can recall a time when the Battlefront franchise represented the awesome potential of Star Wars realized in a fantastic interactive experience. It now is yet another husk of a formerly great creation that has been exploited and bastardized beyond repair. It's so sad. Remember when we were sooo excited that these games were being brought back? 'member Star Wars... Battlefront??

xFusionz619 : Stand by for titanfail 3

Lim Han Yang : You can't win Anikin, I have bought the "High Ground" dlc

datboi : 2k still is worse though

Nico Pavlou : Where is the funky song at the end? Unscrubbed.

Mark Breedwell : It's p2w. Deserves the bad reputation. It seems the only good thing you had to say of the game was how it looks.

Yamitori Sōkei : Publishers need to stop the shady business practices and let developers do the work they're good at. Cosmetics are fine to monetise but when you put game changing gear in lootboxes or behind ridiculously priced currency, then there's a problem.

MisterTbone : Money is tight in my house and I've made some modifications to this month's budget in order to buy this game. But I think i won't buy this game anymore

Basel A. : I swear to god this is officially my single favorite channel on youtube. A perfect mix between serious subjects and entertainment material, all bullsh*t-free. Thank you daddy Swag.

BlitzBurn : It is both hilarious and sad that one of the most level headed and reasonable commentators is the one who uses the mlg voice

Ya boi Here : The thing I liked most about SWBF1 was the accomplishment you got for levelling up and unlocking new items especially the jumpbpack

Pawsper Pinnkney : where the discord squad at tho

Im Betmen : this is acceptable in a f2p game but Jesus christ the fact that we need to pay 60 dollars to even play the gane

Ookamy : Sir Swag is the hero we need and deserve!!

Shadow Squid682 : Just like how DLC and pre order bonuses are essential to every single game in existence nowadays, I wouldn't be surprised if in 5 years every game will have shitty lootboxes... God I miss splitscreen co-op and cheat codes...

Daniel Edwards : I personally believe r6s and titanfall 2 did micro transactions right as with r6s everyone can get every operator within a week or two of playing from a few hours a day instead of making them season pass only. This is why I have bought both year 1 and 2 season pass as I am happy to support this fair system the only benefits I get for having the pass are that I don't pay for the new operators and I get them a week earlier than other players and i get a 10% discount in the shop. Plus as of writing this u cannot purchase alpha packs instead u win them by playing games or buy them with in game currency and titanfall 2 well sir swag said it perfectly I think companies should look at the when these to games handled micro transactions and loot packs/boxes

Ethereal Records : :)

Thomas Freeman : That bit you walkabout how this ends up effecting the rest of the gaming market from here on out is true. Red dead 2 is coming out in a few months (hopefully) and I'm sure rockstar is watching this situation closely. If EA does well after this, this will become the norm

Chris : They reduced credit costs, but they also cut down credit *gain* by the same percentage. Also making a p2w game that rewards more currency to players who do better is even worse than one where the bottom fragger who's bottom fragging because he doesn't have enough money to buy overpowered stuff gets less credits to stunt his progression even more.