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This is funny with that argument....

X3 TC Was not released as a steam game, Does not use VAC (no MP anyway)
And yet after... just over a year of release i think, It IS allowed to be activated on steam

The CD key you got was just a validation you owned the game on Egosoft fourms (it was pretty much DRM free from the start just disc check) BUT steam obviously managed to get a compatible keys list and keep it on the servers so you can easly register the game with steam
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post #102 of 112
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Originally Posted by The Mad Mule View Post
And from the latest report of EA's customer service:

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Ha my last experience with EA digital was terrible, (madden 08 and bf2 collectors, back in 07) suffice to say, both had issues on EA's end.

I'll just stick to 3rd party retail when it comes to them, they won't fool me again.
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post #103 of 112
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Ha my last experience with EA digital was terrible, (madden 08 and bf2 collectors, back in 07) suffice to say, both had issues on EA's end.

I'll just stick to 3rd party retail when it comes to them, they won't fool me again.
Well...i am #70 in the queue...we'll see how it goes.

I am trying to get them to add BF2142 to my origin account...I don't expect it to work, but I figured I'd try.
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im ok with this news
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Well...i am #70 in the queue...we'll see how it goes.

I am trying to get them to add BF2142 to my origin account...I don't expect it to work, but I figured I'd try.
Tell me what happens :3
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Originally Posted by The Mad Mule View Post
And from the latest report of EA's customer service:

I don't know what's more sad. The EA rep or the fact that the person doesn't have money for rent, yet is buying 3 $85 video games.

This is the reason we are in this economic depression. Not the banks.
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And from the latest report of EA's customer service:

I would stop using your debit/credit card as you obviously don't understand how it works.

Now I've went ahead and done what you probably should have done first which is Google the issue to see if you could find a resolution!

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Hello! Please be advised that if you order through the Origin Online Store, your credit card will be authorized for the full amount of the purchase price, but rest assured that when the transaction settles it only charges you with the actual pre-order fees. It can take up to 72 hours for a payment to process. If the pre-order payment did not complete processing after 72 hours, please contact your credit card provider for further investigation.
If a hold doesn't drop, it's your banks issue so perhaps you should go vent on their reps instead of EAs. I bet you won't though, since you'll probably have to go into the bank and speak to someone face to face.
    
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Well...i am #70 in the queue...we'll see how it goes.

I am trying to get them to add BF2142 to my origin account...I don't expect it to work, but I figured I'd try.
plz do , I dont have a dvd drive atm
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Like I said, name ONE game that doesn't utilize Steamworks and can activate on Steam.
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plz do , I dont have a dvd drive atm
They will. Did it for me last night.
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