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post #21 of 28
How lame. Still gonna get the game, just gonna get the hard copy anyways. I just hate Origin and its entire feel... just doesn't feel seamless to me. But oh well. BF3 will be good regardless I suppose.
post #22 of 28
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Originally Posted by riflepwnage View Post
o yea ea?

NO GO BF3, EA HOWS THAT!
Really? You aren't going to play what will likely be one of the years best games because you can't buy it on STEAM?
post #23 of 28
If it doesn't, that sucks but oh well, down here the cheapest limited edition is the disc version anyway. Saves a download every time anyway

Does anyone know if you can back up games in origin like you can in steam? As in so you don't have to redownload them again?
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skipping a game because it's not on steam? Why do you even have a steam account?!! yes to play games!!!!! enjoy your steam while i enjoy BF3!!

Or you can just get a boxed copy...
Edited by enri95 - 8/5/11 at 1:52pm
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post #25 of 28
Sad thats its not coming to steam, however I am still getting this game because I have been waiting for it for years now. However I will probably preorder a physical copy a few days from the release date, I really dont want to deal with origins.
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post #26 of 28
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Really? You aren't going to play what will likely be one of the years best games because you can't buy it on STEAM?
First, no one knows that it will be one of the year's best games. EA has shown that they always possess the ability to fubar a game. Secondly, not being available on Steam is a huge issue for many including me. I skipped games like Bioshock 2 and Batman because of that retarded Windows Live thing i needed to sign up for. I already have my games in boxed form and on Steam. I do NOT need to have a THIRD place to keep track of my games on, especially one that is new and made by a company that until recently, I have completely despised. Sorry, but I will wait to see if the retail version needs Origin or not before I buy the boxed version. I will not be using Origin.
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post #27 of 28
thread title fail. They at no point state that it is a no go.
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Thats too bad but I had already decided to get a physical copy.
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