Originally Posted by Ricochet
I remember when you couldn't buy "anything" quality for under $500 - $800 to get started, and new players used to complain about that when they asked. Now you can buy a reliable "starter" that will still need some tuning/upgrading for $300 - $500, and we still hear things like, "isn't there a kick ass gun for under $100 - $200?" ....and they still get their knickers in a twist.
Go to an international website and you'll see the same thing.
Folks in the US complaining that $75 is rip off for a pistol at Airsoft GI or people in the UK complaining that Red Wolf Hong Kong AEGs are overpriced and so on.
It's human nature (unfortunately).