- Electronic Arts has released the last few Command & Conquer games on both PC and consoles, so it's only natural some gamers are scratching their heads over the publisher's continued insistence Command & Conquer 4 will remain a PC exclusive.
Their statements about the PC exclusivity, however, are continuing to leave the company wiggle room. Nothing about EA's responses to fans outright says it's not coming to consoles. To quote:
"C&C 4 is a PC exclusive right now," reads a [Register or Login to view links]
response Command & Conquer community manager APOC
made in response to a fan asking about a console version.
Slipping "right now" is a popular tactic amongst publishers who want to send a message to fans to not lose hope.
The technology for a console version of Command & Conquer 4 is already in place, and while EA may be saying their latest sequel is remaining a PC exclusive, "right now" may simply signify "hey, we want to spotlight the PC for a while."