Just disappointed

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Re: Just disappointed

Post by thumbwiz » Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:11 pm

Drmattymd wrote:
Thu Jan 03, 2019 1:08 am
Deereslayer wrote:
Thu Jan 03, 2019 12:28 am
No its not unproductive, its constructive criticism. We paid good money for an inferior product and aren't happy. How will changes be made if the producers aren't aware of problems. If they listened to the consumers earlier, they might have put a better product out to begin with. The fact they rely on modders to put out as much content as they do is crazy. What other business relies on customers doing half the work? I don't go to a restaurant and cook my own food.
well think of it this way. If you want to buy a new vehicle you dont go to a car dealership and say I want the motor from this car, the transmision from that car, the front fenders from that other car and then the back of that truck over there. No, you go to the lot and you buy what they have with what options are available. If you want any other changes you have to go to an aftermarket source after you've bought the vehicle.

This game is the same way. Giants produces their game, their way. They ALLOW it to be added to by aftermarket sources. The dont have to allow it but they do. Its impossible for Giants to fill every request of every player out there. Be happy with what they gave you and look forward to whats yet to come. I honestly wonder if there would be this much moaning if consoles weren't given any mods in 17.
hahaha compare giants to a car sales person. It's perfect though. They over charge you for pretty much the same model as last year.
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Re: Just disappointed

Post by cr41g_1965 » Fri Jan 04, 2019 6:05 pm

just popping in for a sec....I see nothing has changed here... later


Farming Simulator 76

playing RDR2

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Re: Just disappointed

Post by lefe1 » Fri Jan 04, 2019 6:34 pm

bye.. don't come back...

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Re: Just disappointed

Post by Jagtractor » Fri Jan 04, 2019 7:08 pm

A new farm sim game is like a new baby.
Doesn't do much in the beginning. Always messing itself up and can barely hold up its own head. "Really thats all it does". Kind of disappointing. Then we get into the toddler years. Can walk finally without constantly falling down. But can't be trusted to take the stairs without killing itself. Then the kids years where it can do most things on is own with little supervision but still not fully trustworthy. Then the teens where some quality imagination (mods) start coming out. Some work some don't. Then adulthood arrives and the game takes on new and wonderful possibilities these mod years are now having mod babies and the cycle starts again. Thus the lifespan if farm sim series.

I'm not disappointed in this game. It had issues but every new sim style game does in the beginning. I knew it wouldn't be miles ahead of 17 cause of hardware limitations (especially for the console) and the short development cycle. The consoles are at the end of their life cycles soon and i wasn't expecting 19 to look much different on a now 5 year old console.
I miss the mods for 17 but time will bring them all around again and it gives me time to destroy ravenport and fellsbrunn so i will never be tempted to download them again in future games mod maps. Im looking at you goldcrest
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Re: Just disappointed

Post by Rasping rabbit » Fri Jan 04, 2019 7:14 pm

cr41g_1965 wrote:
Fri Jan 04, 2019 6:05 pm
just popping in for a sec....I see nothing has changed here... later
Your signature makes you seem very bitter for somebody who apparently didn’t even buy the game. Try not to rush back ✌🏻

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Re: Just disappointed

Post by eric21 » Fri Jan 04, 2019 7:48 pm

Back in fs15 someone claimed that they stopped playing it, so another user found their steam account and it showed they were still playing

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Re: Just disappointed

Post by Skunkworks » Sat Jan 05, 2019 8:38 am

I think really the larger issue is engaging with the customer through polls, official moderated wishlists etc to see what is important for players. It is great that the game support modding as it does. However at some point some of these features should become standard out of box capability if that is what players want.

Also the closed looped development until release is not helping. Yes it is exciting to wait on the reveals of machinery build up to release, but the secretive approach leads to the mountain of bugs we need to deal with at release time. I will say it again. There should be a open, or closed beta program to help with feedback and bugs before the game hits gold.

To put my feedback in context, I am a product manager for a software company so have been there seen that...Most important thing...listen to your customers.

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Re: Just disappointed

Post by Guil » Sat Jan 05, 2019 9:10 am

Once again, bickering. If I have to close every thread then so be it.
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