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post #41 of 64
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Originally Posted by Half_Duplex;14238472 
Does delete = revoke license?

Yeah I'm a little confused by this. But what else could it mean? Are you keeping content on their servers or your HDD. (Maybe cloud saves)
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post #42 of 64
Oh look, another thread that is full of a bunch of members complaining about nothing.
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post #43 of 64
Isn't this just the right to close an account that's been totally inactive for 2 years if they want to? Doesn't seem so bad.
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post #44 of 64
Origin is the devil.
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so has it been confirmed, do they just remove it from a list of availabe games? they cant remove your right of ownership can they?

i would be pissed about that because i always play games years later...but i dont see how or why they would just say "oh you dont play that game anymore, yoink, you dont own it anymore"

...

im confused.
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post #46 of 64
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Originally Posted by Segovax View Post
Origin is the devil.
Origin exists.
    
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post #47 of 64
Nope. Steam is my secs partner and will be indefinitely. I don't want to bounce between game clients re adding friends etc etc. Took me a couple years to create a facebook account.
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post #48 of 64
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Origin exists.
And so far it seems pretty similar.
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And so far it seems pretty similar.
yet, can't get anymore devilish then your avatar dude


mel gibson = biggest devil on the planet...
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post #50 of 64
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Though 2 years is still a long time.
Um no not really. Do you even realize out of my 30+ years on this earth How many games I have played 3 or even 6 years later??


You shouldn't but I'll give you a hint...ALOT!!!!

This makes it so Origin is no where ever even coming close to being used in my book.


I've already been inactive on Impulse for over a year and a half, 5 more months and if I used Origin I'd lose all my games, BAH!!!

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Oh look, another thread that is full of a bunch of members complaining about nothing.
Complaining about nothing? Excuse me I'm sorry I don't live on a computer and there is a very good chance I may use an optional 3rd party program to get a couple games and at times I really may be away from that particular 3rd party program holding my games for more then 2 years. But even though I paid for them since I ahve been away for 2 years I suddenly lose all rights to play the game through that 3rd party.

You're right, it's nothing. Money grows on trees for you aye!!!

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Originally Posted by Ryanb213 View Post
you people......

If you go past the inactive mark they dont remove your right to play the game, they remove it from your list.

You can simply re-add it with your key...
If this is all they do, it won't be so bad, but then what is the point in it at that point? What does this serve to do then? How does this improve the experience or make any positive impact?

From what I know and see it would server no purpose at all so why have it in there? Just so every 2 years at least you will have to run that game?

And I'll add, where does it say you can get back or use your account after they do this?

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As a matter of fact why don't you read more.

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