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Good for me so far, they have had some games I love
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I use EA for FIFA i just bought it on ea store and got through ea download manager i have reinstalled my pc 4 times i guess since i bought fifa. But i never have to enter any serial key i think the game is just linked to my ea account and if i log in i can just download the game and install it again without having to enter any serial key. I say thumbs up to ea for this great feature.
    
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Originally Posted by stu. View Post
How often do you renew your inspection for your car? Does this take time out of your day?

Yes, you could drive it illegally, but in order to keep driving legally, you have to take time out of your day to get the car looked at and some paperwork filled out.
Where do you live? You only have to do that when it changes owners. It's called a safety and it's way different than a video game purchase. Stop making stupid comparisons.
Edited by xBlitzerx - 5/6/11 at 5:24pm
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Where do you live. You only have to do that when it changes owners. It's called a safety and it's way different than a video game purchase. Stop making stupid comparisons.
In Ireland once a year on cars older than 10 years at least. Newer cars every few years. So its a fair comparison.

Edit: Well kinda. . . . . A small bit lol . . .
Edited by headcracker - 5/6/11 at 5:29pm
    
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post #15 of 20
I bought the game.

I pirated the same game.

I didn't waste my time calling EA.
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This explains why installing DS2 on my laptop after installing it on my desktop would make me activate my key ONLINE , EVERYTIME.Best thing about it is that my school network's firewall blocks this check so i can forget about playing it even in places with internet which leaves me playing it at home..where i could have played it on my desktop instead.

To them i say: ALLLLLLLLL ABOARD THE SHIPPPP!!! YARRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!
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i milk EA live chat all the time.

most recently, i got the veteran weapons for BFBC2 from them.
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How much was the phone bill?
Free, I didn't even have to call them. You go to the support site, click phone, then you put in your phone number and they give you a time when to expect a call back from them. The thing said expect a call in 1 minute - I was called in 10 seconds.
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I've found their customer service to be decent. Unfortunately their company policies suck.

Especially the whole debacle the past couple years where you can have your game account banned (locked out from playing the game) if you post something on their forum they don't like. Even condescension. They also pressured Youtube (along with a few other companies) to preventing partners from uploading video of any of their new games anymore for fear it will hurt sales; which is ridiculous.

Not to mention the whole DRM issue which has been discussed to death about.
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I've found their customer service to be decent. Unfortunately their company policies suck.

Especially the whole debacle the past couple years where you can have your game account banned (locked out from playing the game) if you post something on their forum they don't like. Even condescension. They also pressured Youtube (along with a few other companies) to preventing partners from uploading video of any of their new games anymore for fear it will hurt sales; which is ridiculous.

Not to mention the whole DRM issue which has been discussed to death about.

Couldn't say it better
     
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