January 23rd, 2012
Consistent with the high-profile game's luke-warm reception last month, a recent survey by our commrades at PC Gamer found that many players aren't willing to renew their subscription after the one month free trial.
According to the poll, 23% of first-month players plan to pay for multiple months after their free one month trial expires. 22% say they'll pay month-to-month. 39% of pollsters are quitting the game, with 15% "undecided."
In no way is the poll scientific. And it's not unheard of for a game to gain momentum in time once the developer addresses balance issues. But the poll mirrors similar comments made elsewhere on PC Gamer asking the same question.
As one of the most anticipated games of any platform last year, this comes as a bit of dissapointment. What do you think keeps the game from achieving galaxal greatness?
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