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[thegx] EA Will Delete Origin Games after 24 Months of Inactivity  

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Hidden in the Terms of Service agreement of the EA Origin service is something that will make any gamer unhappy.

In the agreement, Electronic Arts has the right to delete every single game on the account after "24 Months" of inactivity.
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if this is true then i sure as hell am not using origin,
    
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That's just....no.
I hate EA and this just further strengthens my resolve. Sorry BF3 not happening until you're off origin.
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dirty.
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2 years of inactivity.. that isn't a problem to me atleast cause im usually on 24/7 soo im always active unless a power outtage happens or computer explodes into a fireball then i'll just get marshmellows with hershy bars with graham crackers and make smores then, but will get another computer tho.
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... D2D copy of BF3 it is..
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Wording is quite strange and refer to software titles as "Entitlements". Origin really stinks compared to Steam and D2D.
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Not a huge deal, but I don't see why they'd do it. Surely they know it's hard enough to sell these sort of things onto people without stupid policies like this.
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Sounds like people were somewhat justified in their characterizations of EA and Origin...
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post #9 of 64
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Not a huge deal, but I don't see why they'd do it. Surely they know it's hard enough to sell these sort of things onto people without stupid policies like this.
Exactly even if they have thousands of accounts that are past this inactive mark they amount of space they use on the server is next to nothing.
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I don't even understand the point of this...
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