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Re: OT: Petition: StarCraft 2 for Linux

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On 05/23/07 20:33, Greg Folkert wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-05-23 at 15:55 -0700, Paul Johnson wrote:
>> Andrei Popescu wrote in Article <[🔎] 20070522202745.GD12491@think.homenet>
>> posted to gmane.linux.debian.user:
>>> At least it's related to Linux :)
>>> To make it short here is the link:
>>> http://www.petitiononline.com/ibpfl/petition.html
>>> If you liked StarCraft (and/or other Blizzard games) then please sign.
>> Wouldn't it be more productive in convincing Blizzard there is a market for
>> their products among people who use Linux by buying the Linux versions of
>> other vendors games instead?
> Explain to me... what BIG games are there for Linux ... NOT Wine
> enabled. How many sales will that take a away from Blizzard... the WoW
> has shown people will use Windows to play it period. Why shoudl it
> change and cater to 5% that will cause 80-90% of the problems (in their
> eyes)
> WoW, you know that MMPORG so hugely successful, best one since UO.
> Speaking of UO, it has a Linux client at one time. They dropped (and
> banned) it, it caused 60% of the play problems across the board and yet
> only about 15 users used it (me being one).

Wasn't that ~6 months ago?

> It was more problem than it was worth for them, would still be to this
> day.

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Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA  USA

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