ORBX - KOS

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carlos
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ORBX - KOS

Post by carlos » Mon Feb 03, 2020 6:46 am

Hi

Orbx just announced the creation of KOS
It is about to be launched

Being KOS a Greek airport/island, would you mind considering exchange its creation for Santorini, please?

We need a good product for Santorini island and I'm sure your version will be geat

Thanks

Carlos

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Re: ORBX - KOS

Post by horst18519 » Mon Feb 03, 2020 3:06 pm

Yes, with great sadness we have to accept that it wouldn't make sense to go into competition on that one. We'd've preferred to know about this earlier, but it's up to them to decide when they announce their projects.
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Re: ORBX - KOS

Post by mikced » Wed Feb 12, 2020 12:39 pm

Yes so move up to northern Norway instead, Leknes, Evenes, Svolvaer and such. Amsolutely beautiful location yet very little competition.

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Re: ORBX - KOS

Post by horst18519 » Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:59 am

We looked at the freshly released scenery and are surprised to find the quality is quite poor, so we're still considering Kos as a potential project.
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Re: ORBX - KOS

Post by Er!k » Mon Feb 17, 2020 2:17 pm

horst18519 wrote:
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:59 am
We looked at the freshly released scenery and are surprised to find the quality is quite poor, so we're still considering Kos as a potential project.
That is good news! The airport itself doesn't look so bad, but performance is and also the lack of surroundings.
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Re: ORBX - KOS

Post by raymondvanderploeg » Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:50 pm

Er!k wrote:
Mon Feb 17, 2020 2:17 pm
horst18519 wrote:
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:59 am
We looked at the freshly released scenery and are surprised to find the quality is quite poor, so we're still considering Kos as a potential project.
That is good news! The airport itself doesn't look so bad, but performance is and also the lack of surroundings.
I don’t have any problems with the performance I have to say, if FSDG think they can make really a better quality I am very curious. On the other hand, I was one of the customers with a free coupon code...so I am very satisfied with this scenery together with the free photoreal scenery of the island it’s a nice addition for coming summer.

Marketing spoken, if 6000 coupon codes are used with the other contributor how satisfied are they? And are they willing to spend money on a scenery that they got for free (hard to judge on quality now).

I think there are some other Greece destination that could get more attention, what about Santorini? Or moving to the Netherlands with Eindhoven or Rotterdam. I am sure that perhaps a big part of those 6000 coupon users are willing to spend money on a other scenery other then Kos.

Sorry...job as a sales agent here :-)

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Re: ORBX - KOS

Post by Er!k » Tue Feb 18, 2020 1:46 pm

I also would love to see some Dutch Airports first, don't know how much FSDG already invested into Kos. I can imagine that still releasing it is better than throw all the effort into the bin...
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Re: ORBX - KOS

Post by raymondvanderploeg » Tue Feb 18, 2020 5:52 pm

Er!k wrote:
Tue Feb 18, 2020 1:46 pm
don't know how much FSDG already invested into Kos. I can imagine that still releasing it is better than throw all the effort into the bin...
Good point also!

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Re: ORBX - KOS

Post by mikee » Thu Feb 20, 2020 1:26 pm

Hello guys !

I have just Installed GAYA Kos together with the free Kos Scenery from another developer and the Whole Island plus the Airport is Amazing ( Also the frames are very very good )!!
I strongly recommend to Change your decision and to develop Santorini !! An incredible island in the Mediterranean.
Looking forward for your decision .

Mike

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