Originally Posted by Gorath
Marketing calls the shots everywhere. If marketing says "We don't know how to markt this", a product is dead before its development has started.
Originally Posted by skavenhorde
They didn't take for granted the built-in audiance. In the beginning before this PR blitz, they gave me (the built in audience ) what I wanted to know and see "The gameplay". That was all I needed. A few months after they released the combat videos and some descriptions of the characters, they started the PR blitz for new gamers. Not sure if it's going to work or not. It was pretty lame how they kept trying to press the 'mature' and 'bloody' message. Not to mention 'sex'. I think they could of toned down just how hardcore they are.