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http://www.ology.com/technology/valv...free-play-game

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In an interview with a French news site, Valve's Dough Lombardi confirmed that the developer is working on a free-to-play title of its very own.

At present, we can't be sure precisely what Valve intends--Lombardi spoke no further about the upcoming project. Speculation, however, has already started to orbit the bit of news, with most theories pointing toward DotA 2, Valve's answer to the wildly popular Warcraft III mod
Excellent, Basshunter would be proud.
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DotA, HoN, LoL, would face a terrible death if DotA 2 were to be free
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DotA, HoN, LoL, would face a terrible death if DotA 2 were to be free
Why?

LoL is already free, yet that doesn't stop people paying for HoN. The only thing I see coming from this is LoL vs HoN vs DotA flamewars
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oh valve, how the mighty have fallen. low enough to steal the work of someone else. sad sad sad.

Instead if i wasnt refusing to buy this game on principal. Having to buy heros and items individually would make it a no buy for me.
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oh valve, how the mighty have fallen. low enough to steal the work of someone else. sad sad sad.

Instead if i wasnt refusing to buy this game on principal. Having to buy heros and items individually would make it a no buy for me.
Uhhhhh... What?

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Having to buy heros and items
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make it a no buy

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FREE-TO-PLAY GAME


Either we're not on the same wavelength and I'm misunderstanding you, or you didn't even bother to read the topic title. Pick one.
     
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Uhhhhh... What?







Either we're not on the same wavelength and I'm misunderstanding you, or you didn't even bother to read the topic title. Pick one.
Find me a F2P game that doesn't force cash shop down your throat and I'll be amazed.
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Find me a F2P game that doesn't force cash shop down your throat and I'll be amazed.
I never found the League of Legends shop intrusive at all...
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League of Legends is already free. What's the difference between that game and this game?
 
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oh valve, how the mighty have fallen. low enough to steal the work of someone else. sad sad sad.

Instead if i wasnt refusing to buy this game on principal. Having to buy heros and items individually would make it a no buy for me.
Do you do anything else besides bash Valve? Do you hold the same opinion about the makers of HoN?
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Personally I think it's about time for a new Counter Strike game, new graphics new maps and even more awesome. Look how popular CSS still is 7 years later.
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