Share Tweet +1 Submit Share Link First Previous Next Latest Downloadable Content in a Nutshell [ IMAGE ] A humorous image that really puts downloadable content in perspective. via: Reddit Share Tweet +1 Submit Share Link You May Also Like The Inconvenient Truth about Modern Gaming If Webcomics Had DLC DLC: The Game Comments CamronJK Y’know, that black and white map is pretty sexy… and I think Amzon has my pre-order for this one! cybergeek It’s the outline, innit? cgoodno I do believe that there are a good number of companies that greatly mishandle DLC, but there are those who don’t. It’s sad that the sea of poor DLC implementations overshadow those that do it correctly. BigLord Agreed. A good DLC, based on this metaphor, would be different colors for the chess table, and for the chess pieces. Maybe even different skins. All for a meager price. i.e. The differences should be only aesthetic. Gameplay differences that can be BOUGHT are a no-no Randomgamerdude Depends on the content. If it’s some stupid stuff like the Minecraft beta (I.E. terrible graphics for a huge price) then this works. Other times it can be the ultimate weapon pack- huge guns, exclusive characters, the occasional crossover- all cheap then it’s great. Shadow Phoenix Gamestop’s preorder content would be the God-Emperor, which replaces the king, has the queen’s movement and can attack anything within a 4-square radius. Play for a month, sell the game back to Gamestop because there’s no challenge.