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I knew this would happen, i just hope they fix the cpu load issue when in a game using origins. Im not mad, im not happy, im just ok, sure.
I bet the CPU load issue isn't an issue at all. EA is selling your processing power to other businesses around the world!
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If I have to run Origin to play this game, so be it. The game is too tempting to pass up.

Won't buy anything off it, which is what EA are hoping for.
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If I have to run Origin to play this game, so be it. The game is too tempting to pass up.

Won't buy anything off it, which is what EA are hoping for.
Well basically this, since we're not given a choice.

Not the way I wanted it, but what can I do?
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Originally Posted by GrizzleBoy View Post
What CPU load issue?

I never had any trouble during the alpha.

Also, I can play an Origin downloaded version of Battlefield 2142 easily on an AMD (fusion) ZACATE build......
it was just a glitch that would lock your machine with origins, i never experienced it but i know of couple of my SB friends did.
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Not the way I wanted it, but what can I do?
You can refuse to purchase games that require it. Doing otherwise is an explicit vote of support for EA and their choices.
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don't like, but hey: customer is ki.... slave
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i just hope it doesnt create lag or anything to compromise the gameplay


otherwise i couldnt care less
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You can refuse to purchase games that require it. Doing otherwise is an explicit vote of support for EA and their choices.
Well yeah that, but why would I want to miss out on a great game?
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Meh...as long as Origin doesn't go nuts with my resources, it doesn't bother me.


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Gonna pass on BF3 now. I'll give it a few months and maybe get it when it's on sale.
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