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PC gaming is alive and well

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  1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Qkyt1wXNlI
  2. http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2014/04/analyst-pc-gaming-now-brings-in-more-money-than-console-gaming/
  3. http://articles.businessinsider.com/2011-12-02/europe/30466752_1_downloading-swiss-government-copyright
  4. http://blog.wolfire.com/2010/05/Another-view-of-game-piracy
  5. http://uk.gamespot.com/news/6343451/56-of-console-gamers-dont-pay-for-games-study?sid=6343451
  6. http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2010/05/file-sharers-are-content-industrys-largest-customers.ars
  7. http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/32341/Amnesia_The_Dark_Descent_Sells_200K_Developer_Lauds_PC_As_A_Growing_Platform.php
  8. http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2008/10/dodgy-digits-behind-the-war-on-piracy.ars
  9. http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2011-03-01-pc-gaming-is-growing-everywhere
  10. http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2011/03/01/pc-is-strong-pc-games-revenue-up-20/
  11. http://www.pcgamer.com/2011/04/15/consoles-are-holding-pc-games-back-say-dice/
  12. http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2008/01/oops-mpaa-admits-college-piracy-numbers-grossly-inflated.ars
  13. http://www.unc.edu/~cigar/papers/FileSharing_March2004.pdf
  14. http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d10423.pdf
  15. http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/ippd-dppi.nsf/eng/h_ip01456.html
  16. http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2009/06/study-p2p-customers-are-hollywoods-best-friend.ars
  17. http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2010/04/us-government-finally-admits-most-piracy-estimates-are-bogus/re-bogus.ars
  18. http://software.intel.com/en-us/blogs/2010/04/19/hear-that-knocking-sound-its-pc-gaming/
  19. http://uk.pc.ign.com/articles/884/884757p1.html
  20. http://www.devicemag.com/2011/02/03/steams-1-billion-sales-in-2010/
  21. http://www.pcgamer.com/2010/11/25/crytek-say-%E2%80%9Cpc-is-easily-a-generation-ahead-being-held-back-by-consoles/
  22. http://www.next-gen.biz/news/study-claims-pc-market-largest
  23. http://www.escapistmagazine.com/forums/read/7.262501-Steam-Flirts-With-1-Billion-in-2010
  24. http://www.next-gen.biz/news/npd-four-per-cent-of-us-gamers-admit-to-piracy
  25. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/8354166.stm
  26. http://www.gameranx.com/updates/id/8028/article/pc-games-market-much-stronger-than-consoles-say-industry-analysts/
  27. http://www.pcgamer.com/2012/04/19/pc-market-refuses-to-die-rises-again-in-q1-2012/
  28. http://www.shacknews.com/article/72754/pc-gaming-on-the-rise-says-report
  29. http://www.pcgamer.com/2012/01/06/steam-is-doing-quite-well-100-sales-increase-40-million-registered-accounts/
  30. http://www.techspot.com/news/46022-pc-gaming-hardware-market-to-remain-strong-through-2014.html
  31. http://www.guru3d.com/news/pc-gaming-on-the-rise/
  32. http://worthplaying.com/article/2012/5/3/news/85987/
  33. http://frictionalgames.blogspot.it/2012/09/amnesia-two-years-later.html
  34. http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2013/03/28/pc-gaming-in-still-not-dead-shocker/
  35. http://www.pcgamer.com/2013/05/15/bittorrent-study-finds-game-piracy-not-as-rampant-as-some-have-claimed/
  36. http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20121114/07180721044/riaa-prefers-customers-who-buy-little-to-pirates-who-buy-lot.shtml
  37. http://www.dslreports.com/shownews/Another-Study-Shows-Pirates-Buy-More-Content-124363
  38. http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20110721/04092915191/industry-suppressed-report-showing-users-shuttered-pirate-site-probably-helped-movie-industry.shtml
  39. http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20110727/16233815292/another-day-another-study-that-says-pirates-are-best-customers-this-time-hadopi.shtml
  40. http://www.gamespot.com/articles/dayz-sells-1m-dean-hall-says-so-much-for-the-death-of-pc-gaming/1100-6417116/
  41. http://www.siliconera.com/2014/02/18/pc-smartphones-attractive-platforms-developers-says-gdc-survey/
  42. http://stakeholders.ofcom.org.uk/binaries/research/telecoms-research/online-copyright/deep-dive.pdf
  43. http://danielamitay.com/blog/2011/1/17/piracy-doubled-my-app-sales
  44. http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2014-09-12-divinity-original-sin-has-sold-500-000
  45. http://www.forbes.com/sites/marcochiappetta/2014/07/14/the-console-war-is-over-the-pc-already-won/
  46. http://www.forbes.com/sites/jasonevangelho/2014/04/28/as-global-pc-game-revenue-surpasses-consoles-how-long-should-console-makers-keep-fighting/
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  48. If any link is dead remember to use a search engine CACHE or the "way back machine" from internet archives.
  49. http://www.cachedpages.com/
  50. Unrelated
  51. http://techland.time.com/2011/03/21/games-rated-mature-are-made-less-bought-more/
  52. http://www.gamespot.com/articles/study-m-rated-games-sell-best/1100-6178510/
  53. http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2011/03/in-2010-5-percent-of-games-were-rated-m/
  54. Basically, M rated games are less common than E or T (like one third of T) but sell way more than T rated games overall despite the fewer titles.
  55. An M rating would statistically result in higher sales numbers than a T one.
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