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Find me a F2P game that doesn't force cash shop down your throat and I'll be amazed.
Depends on your understanding of "forcing the cash shop down one's throat". I, personally, found the Cabal Online shop not intrusive at all. The last time I played it, that is, which was nearly a year ago.
Besides, it's Valve, they always try hard to please the fans of the previous games in the franchises. I doubt they would screw this up. The only people I see hating this game are purists like comrade Vhati over there. Not that I have anything against it; it's their own decision not to play the game, as long as it doesn't come down to baseless slander.
Edited by Hyoketsu - 6/20/11 at 9:38am
     
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MAKE EPISODE 3!

Seriously.
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MAKE EPISODE 3!

Seriously.
I'm sure they have the one weird guy off in the corning working on it all by himself and when he gets done in another 5 years they'll release it.
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They should just pull the plug and put their efforts into something like....oh I don't know....HL Ep 3 maybe?

It's getting to be a bit of a joke now. Portal was released at the same time as Ep 2 and that managed to have a sequel out before Ep 3 which is quite sad considering Half Life is their biggest franchise, and now a free to play takes priority too?
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and now a free to play takes priority too?
I'm not so sure about that. I can't imagine them having more people working on DotA2 than on HL3/Ep3.
    
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Do you do anything else besides bash Valve? Do you hold the same opinion about the makers of HoN?
nope, HON didnt steal a community operated project, or try to trademark a mod.

I only bash valve when they deserve it. Which is pretty much DOTA, and the fact that they dropped lfd1 fast and went on to create l4d2 instead. Other than that i have no problem with valve. They make good games, just not ones i am interested in.
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I don't see what the problem is here. You guys are getting worked up over nothing.

In valve time, this will be released in 2253 "on time".

You will all be long dead.
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Isn't Icefrog the creator of the original DOTA leading the team on DOTA 2? Im not sure if thats "stealing"

Also as far as i know you can gain ingame points to purchase the heroes in LoL as well as using cash i think that works pretty well
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Do you do anything else besides bash Valve? Do you hold the same opinion about the makers of HoN?
My problem isn't with them making DOTA 2, but rather going as far as trademarking the name, which to me qualifies as stealing, while they should be doing something like giving tribute to Blizzard for being one of the few companies along side Valve to truly represent the PC gaming freedom of modding.
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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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MAKE EPISODE 3!

Seriously.
These, pretty please. I would pre-order both of them first chance given.
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