tcneo at cyberway.com.sg
Fri Nov 21 09:26:26 EST 1997
>>>If you can afford it, please buy the originals. Because if you buy those
>>>blood-sucking SM imitations, the people behind EVA does not get a cent.
>>Its tough, though. Not everyone will think of the moral aspect if they're
>>facing a $40+ charge for an anime cd when they can get it for much, much
>It's a question of the morals of capitalism. If the company wanted to beat
>the SM competition, they would slash the prices, take a loss for a while,
>and drive them off the market. As a college student, I can hardly afford
>fifteen dollars for a CD, let alone fourty dollars. Should I go without it
>then? Or should I avail myself of the free market system? To me, the answer
IMHO, I think the companies of original stuff should not sell their stuff
so expensive in the first place, they should sell it at lower prices. Thus
people need not go to the extent of buying pirated stuff. Thus there would
be more people buying original stuff and they will have more profits in the
If Gainax sells it DVDs and VCDs at much lower price, i will buy them up
immedietely. I see no point in selling expensive stuff when the profit
margin is already so big.
[dreamreaver signing off]
"Greed is the ultimate form of short-sightedness"
dreamreaver, Inspiration 0:4
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