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Message no. 1
From: K in the Shadows <Ereskanti@***.COM>
Subject: FASA's Rep (Re: Wow! Two miracles in one!)
Date: Wed, 18 Nov 1998 14:25:06 EST
In a message dated 11/18/1998 10:44:23 AM US Eastern Standard Time,
rook@*****.INFINEX.COM writes:

> My local game store apparently despises FASA.
> I hope their reasons are unfounded. Here's what they say:
> According to them some years back FASA began a policy of
> intentionally announcing premature ship dates in order to drive up

Now that would be absolutely nothing new to any business that exists, gaming
oriented or otherwise (not even going to go into the Micro$oft topic).

> Of course they also described the FASA people as a 'bunch of jerks
> last
> time we ran into them at a con'. So it's likely a personal bias.

Now *that* I think is an interesting description. Either they caught them in
a bad mood, or they've (FASA) have had some major personnel changes and/or
attitude adjustments. They weren't that way towards any of us this last
august, ignoring the big buy day line incident of course (grin).

> Nevertheless; it is true that the GM screen is fashionably late. So
> I wouldn't be too hasty in rushing out to look for MitS. After all
> s
> half over with.

Very true.


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