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Originally Posted by Peroxide;13431613 
Really? Did you purchase it at $25 and have a receipt to prove it? I can tell you that it was NEVER on sale for $24.99, it was a text error and still showed $49.99 once added to cart. rolleyes.gif

This went on sale twice last week, first week of July and Christmas week. ($66.99/$49.99)

As others have said, it's worthwhile if you don't have any of the games already. The only three games I don't have from the pack are Counter Strike Condition Zero, Half Life Source and Portal 2.

Ah ok. I thought it was actually on sale for $25 for a few minutes. I didn't try to buy it as it was the first thing I bought after getting steam. biggrin.gif
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Really? Did you purchase it at $25 and have a receipt to prove it? I can tell you that it was NEVER on sale for $24.99, it was a text error and still showed $49.99 once added to cart.

This went on sale twice last week, first week of July and Christmas week. ($66.99/$49.99)
Last week?

I'm too busy building my new PC. I missed it.
post #13 of 20
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Last week?
Uh, the sentence after that was 'first week of July and Christmas week' so unless your last week consisted of that, I'd have to say it was a typo and I meant last year.
Edited by Peroxide - 5/8/11 at 2:09pm
    
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Thread Starter 
OK. Great input fellas. Originally, I had to post and run due to Mother's Day obligation. I currently do not own any of the Valve titles, but I have played the original Half-Life and thought it was awesome. Considering the past sale prices and info you guys posted, as well as the fact Portal 2 is now part of the package, I think I will make the purchase. Feel free to keep posting in this thread in case another member or guest is considering this purchase at this time. Once again, great job community.
Edited by Hfire3 - 5/8/11 at 5:28pm
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The value is $230 so you do save $130.
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decently low price, and you get a ton a games. i say grab your wallet, and get it!
post #17 of 20
Very worth it. I'm considering getting it myself, as I missed The Orange Box
   
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post #18 of 20
I didn't know Portal 2 was in that pack!

That's a great deal, go for it.
post #19 of 20
That was the first thing I bought when I got steam. It was totally worth it! When I bought it, it didn't have Portal or even L4D. Even CSS, DOD, and Half Life are worth the cost. Valve makes very good games. I'd highly recommend it.
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post #20 of 20
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Hey guys,

I was thinking about buying Portal 2, but I noticed the Valve Complete Pack for 99.99. Does this sound like a good deal? Any input is appreciated. Thanks guys.
Depends on what included games you will play.
I purchased my Valve Complete Pack ~2yrs ago which the newest included game it has was L4D2, Now it has the Portal 2 too which makes it great deal for those who enjoyed the HL2 LC/Deathmatch freebies and want to extend their fun with more HL2 games plus the TF2 and L4D.

Personaly i did some sort of mistake by buying the pack since the only game i play in whole Steam is Team Fortress 2, also the Valve Complete Pack have some ancient Valve games which are boring for "kids this day".

As i like to do, here a trailer that may extremely increase your purchasing rage:
EDIT: i can watch this 1k times and laugh.
Also this video has lots of secret easter eggs if you can catch them

kind gift:
HL2 LC/DM Freebie for ATi Users

Have fun and if you consider getting TF2 then contact me at Steam

Oh another edit for nvidia lurkers: http://steampowered.com/nvidia/
Edited by Colt - 5/9/11 at 4:40am
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