Originally Posted by H4yd3n
Keep in mind that BC2 release is pretty huge, a pre-load is to be expected. Although, I'm not too worked up about having to wait an extra 20 minutes or so once the game is released if there is no pre-load.
Size never mattered before Dragon Age.
GTA4 had no preload.
The whole point is it was never common, and still isn't really. It would not be major fail, more like preloads are major win.