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post #71 of 205
You can bet your ass that launching from steam will open the browser. They are not going to implement a server browser in the game client just for steam
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Will cancel Origin pre-order as soon as this is confirmed...
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post #73 of 205
I still think it's a bunch of bulldung. Dirt 3 sells plenty of content through GFWL, bypassing Steam, and it hasn't been pulled by Valve. It doesn't make sense.

It's all EA.

I'd definitely cancel my Origin preorder.
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post #74 of 205
If this is true, bye bye origin, hello steam..again!
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post #75 of 205
Quote:
Originally Posted by born2bwild View Post
Will cancel Origin pre-order as soon as this is confirmed...
This^^^

Hopefully this is turns out to be true though.
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post #76 of 205
I'm taking this news with a grain of salt.
This website has been about 50/50 in terms of reliability.
Still, I hope this ends well.
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Im glad to hear this. I prefer just having all my games under one service.
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Waiting to see Orgin key work in steam
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post #79 of 205
I bet that even if you buy from steam it will just take you to battlelog and when you try to join a server it will still ask you to log into origin.
 
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post #80 of 205
Quote:
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Waiting to see Orgin key work in steam
LOL, good luck on that one. I wouldn't hold my breath. Maybe we should all bombard EA/DICE demanding for that though. The majority of players wanted it on Steam from the beginning, there's no reason to not make the Origin keys work on Steam.

Quote:
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I bet that even if you buy from steam it will just take you to battlelog and when you try to join a server it will still ask you to log into origin.
It would surely still work through Battlelog, but I can see where it could be made to bypass Origin.

I find it absolutely idiotic that BF3's friends list is separate from your Origin friend list. Such a stupid design flaw.

DICE, OUR ORIGIN FRIENDS SHOULD AUTOMATICALLY BE OUR FRIENDS IN BF3.
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