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Insider: Xbox 720 development is "pretty much Fight Club"

Postby CunningSmile » 15 Jan 2013, 14:43

That's "pretty much Fight Club" as in "you do not talk about Fight Club", presumably, rather than a suggestion that all Microsoft's R&D chitchats take place in dimly-lit basements, where ugly, bloodthirsty Average Joes stave in each other's vital organs


I wouldn't be too sure about that. I've read more than one cyberpunk story in which huge corporations settle board room disputes via trial by combat using professional champions :lol:
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Re: Insider: Xbox 720 development is

Postby OXM ETboy » 15 Jan 2013, 14:46

I've broken the first and second rules, obvs.
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Re: Insider: Xbox 720 development is

Postby Sandbwoy » 15 Jan 2013, 17:02

I suppose I can understand them wanting to keep everything secret until the right moment, so they can get a bigger reaction when the official announcement is finally made, but it does seem a bit over the top sometimes
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Re: Insider: Xbox 720 development is

Postby Bezza89 » 15 Jan 2013, 23:29

I am Jacks raging envy.
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