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post #11 of 64
wow there goes my nfs carbon, crysis warhead, mass effect 1, battlefield 2142
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post #12 of 64
Imagine if Steam did this 0_o
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post #13 of 64
Wait is this inactivity from u play or the general community as a whole? I would think/hope u could download it again if its user activity.
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post #14 of 64
It sounds like they give themselves the "right" to delete your account after 2 years, but that doesn't mean that they will. However, this isn't something that should be in the TOS.
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post #15 of 64
this is what i disliked about EADM back in the day, and what i dislike now" why should we have to have the game deleted if it's been paid for?

it seems to me to be unnecessary, especially considering other DD services don't do such

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Originally Posted by AtomicFrost View Post
It sounds like they give themselves the "right" to delete your account after 2 years, but that doesn't mean that they will. However, this isn't something that should be in the TOS.
if it isn't there then people will complain when it happens with no warning. this way they can cover themselves
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post #16 of 64
Though 2 years is still a long time.
post #17 of 64
Great selling point?

Now I can clearly see why Origin is superior to Steam
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post #18 of 64
2 years is a long time, but then again people shouldn't be forced to buy the game again after the 2 years of inactivity.

EA have been in it for the money only and destroyed a lot of good games in the process being like that.
post #19 of 64
24 months of not playing a game is quite a long time. I don't see many people being affected by this at all. If you haven't played it in 24 months, chances are you're not going to play it for another 24.

If you are one of those weirdos that loves playing through old games, then by the time the initial 24 month period of inactivity has passed, the game will be spooling down into the $5 bin.
post #20 of 64
Is this supposed to be an advantage over steam?
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