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Anyone else think that the prices of games on Origin is over priced? i mean for example BF3 is £39.99, the same price as the console version - sure its Limited Edition but that is still VERY over priced IMO i saw it in stores for ALOT less
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Unfortunately, more and more PC games are being sold at £39.99 at release.

Amazon are

for £29.91. Their version includes some character skins (i.e Specact Kit DLC).
If you're after the unlocks the Origin edition comes with (i.e the guns), then Game are selling it for £29.99.
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post #3 of 10
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yeah, i dont mind £29.99 as its a Limited Edition one i just think £39.99 for a game that doesnt come with disc, manual and such is pretty expensive. But think i will get it from Game or somewhere like that, £10 less and comes with case and everything
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I've preordered on Amazon

And before someone bleats on about how much better Steam prices are, they are not. They are just as pitiful.
    
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post #5 of 10
Yeah, the games on Origin are expensive. And the special offers aren't all that special.
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i could have bought bad company 2 on origin for $40, i bought it from steam instead for $20.
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post #7 of 10
I personally think online digital download edition is overpriced and this is why I rather get the physical disc.

Get to play the game 2 days a head of everyone isn't worth it at all. You have a 2 weeks of Beta going (Open Beta)
 
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I couldnt even find Battlefield 3 on Steam, are they selling it or is it store/origin only?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by jacobrjett View Post
i could have bought bad company 2 on origin for $40, i bought it from steam instead for $20.
BC2 have been $5 on both Steam and Origin.
Smart pricing on BC2 now though, it persudes more people to buy BF3 instead.

But there are sales on Origin, right now isn't the time.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ArmageddonAsh View Post
I couldnt even find Battlefield 3 on Steam, are they selling it or is it store/origin only?
Store/Everybody but Steam/Origin only
    
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