71% of Gamers Won't Pay More for Next-Gen Games



May 4, 2013
Infographics aren't typically the result of scientific research, but they're a fun representation of anecdotal evidence -- and the one below has some interesting stuff about the current generation of games, mobile gaming, and binge sessions.

54% of those surveyed here, for instance, had to send repair their busted Xbox 360, and 77% of consumers make in-app purchases. Most notably: 71% said they wouldn't be willing to pay more for next-gen games.

Check out this unscientific but totally fun look at the state of gaming, and let us know where you stand on next-gen game costs and repairing consoles.

All that in mind, the biggest question on our minds at IGN is this: Has Microsoft made a huge mistake with Xbox One?

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