Originally Posted by gamerdude72
Okay. Then explain how piracy can help.
Piracy helps in the gaming console industry as if your average Joe has a choice between 2 consoles, one which is easily hackable to play pirated games and one not, he will invariably buy the easy to hack one and Yes, that Does include if he Never pirates a game in his life as his peers will influence him.
I mentioned in another thread how the overall console and game sales of the PS3 increased during the 3.55 CFW days, and how they then decreased when it hit a brick wall.
It's all in sales figures and revenue if you look for it, and sorry, but for it to be coincidental just does not wash.
Sony have placed too much emphasis on piracy and it is harming their sales and income.