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post #31 of 38
Steam is far from being a "dumb idea."

Forced steam install on hard copy games however...
post #32 of 38
big deal.
i use both steam and origin.
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Just press add a game in the bottom left, but it still has to boot up origin to run bf3
I dont have bf3 and probably wont buy it
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My main thing with steam is I can easily join a game any of my friends are in
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post #35 of 38
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Originally Posted by SGT. Peppers View Post
Both origin and steam are dumb ideas.
It is a good thing dumb ideas like steam roll in a lot of profit
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Haha

I couldn't add my battlefield 2 key I have the boxed version and it redirected me to some site saying you can't add games released before 2009 or something. How did you add yours?

Also a rep said this "The truth of the matter is that BF2 is from an older code system set that is not compatible with the current game code redemption on Origin."
http://forum.ea.com/eaforum/posts/list/7459789.page
post #37 of 38
I use Steam beacuse it means I don't need to worry about keeping game boxes.

Origin would not be my first choice (Just because I would prefer all my games on one service) but the same applies.

Anything that gets rid of Diskchecks is good by me.
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I use Steam beacuse it means I don't need to worry about keeping game boxes.

Origin would not be my first choice (Just because I would prefer all my games on one service) but the same applies.

Anything that gets rid of Diskchecks is good by me.
Thats what I'm talking about
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