Days Gone Dev Says Gamers Ought to Purchase Video games at Full Value
Throughout a video interview with God of Battle creator David Jaffe, Garvin acknowledged that his opinion is controversial, however added that “Should you love a sport, purchase it at f****** full worth.” “I can’t let you know what number of instances I’ve seen players say ‘yeah, I obtained that on sale, I obtained it by PS Plus,’ no matter,” he complained. When Jaffe requested how individuals are supposed to like a sport they haven’t performed, Garvin doubled down on his stance.
“I’m simply saying, you don’t, however don’t complain if a sport doesn’t get a sequel if it wasn’t supported at launch,” he continued. “It’s like, God of Battle obtained no matter quantity thousands and thousands of gross sales at launch and, you understand, Days Gone didn’t. Simply talking for me personally as a developer, I don’t work for Sony, I don’t know what the numbers are. I can let you know that once we had been doing [Syphon Filter] Darkish Mirror [on PSP], we obtained so f***** as a result of piracy was a factor and Sony wasn’t actually caught up on what piracy was doing to gross sales.”
Garvin went on to disclose that he was fired from his place as a result of his “disruptive” character.