Quoted from knockerlover:
Are you also going to hate on spooky for upcharging customers of the blood sucker LE edition for.. shaker, knocker, rgb lighting, painted coin door, dbv reader coin door, coin box and lid, butter cabinet, etc? I mean the shaker and knocker code is in the game AND they make you pay extra? #sarcasm
This is true, there's even an upcharge for freakin' target decals...in the end, it's about perception, and the details reinforce that perception, not the other way around. Stern is perceived as a money-grubbing corporate behemoth, and the way they rolled this out only makes them look shadier. There's plenty of upcharging in R&M but they are transparent about it up-front and cultivate good will in the community, so they get no grief.
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