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November 29th, 2012, 00:45
Originally Posted by Zephyr View Post
Okay, can someone with inside knowledge explain something for me? First, I worked as a mainframe computer programmer/analyst for about 17 years. The above excerpt states that Halo 4 cost $100 million to develop. Fine. What is the breakdown on where all that money went/goes? Salaries, PCs, voice actors, advertising, executive salaries, perks; where did it all go and how much went where?
I find it hard to believe that such an amount of money all went to programmers and graphic designers and work stations. Edumacate me.
Halo 4 is perhaps close to a record. Let see, well 3 years, average cost salary 33000 so cost for one salary, about 100k. So $100 million means 1000 people.
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