“Statistically, most players don’t finish games. We’ve all seen numbers that say something like a third [do finish games], on average," Microsoft Game Studios’ Design Lead Richard Rouse III said later in the presentation.In slightly related news, Eurogamer YouTube Editor Ian Higton shows how he speed-run finished Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes in a mere 10 minutes.
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Only a third of gamers finish a game
Posted on Wednesday, Mar 19 2014 @ 12:35 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
IGN cites data from Valve's Steam service that reveals how many players complete the game in question on Steam.