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    Can anyone tell me why ...........?

    why playstation psn games get staggered release dates across territories whille xbox360 manages to release simultaneously across all territories , case in point being csgo and the recently released terraria,surely if sony had any brains they would adopt xbox360's model of whatever their doing right.
    Please enlighten me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by F34R View Post
    Licensing....
    but surely xbox has to deal with licensing too ,how does xbox manage to do it then?

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    Quote Originally Posted by baffledduck View Post
    why playstation psn games get staggered release dates across territories whille xbox360 manages to release simultaneously across all territories , case in point being csgo and the recently released terraria,surely if sony had any brains they would adopt xbox360's model of whatever their doing right.
    Please enlighten me.
    Keep in mind that Microsoft does not offer LIVE in all territories. So yes, Microsoft may get worldwide releases for their XBLA titles, but a part of the reason is that Sony has more territories to deal with in terms of licensing and such, making it slower and drawn out process.

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