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Trying to buy all three on amazon for my gaming rig but most everyone of them say UK Version, i'm not sure what the difference is with this? I see one or two that say genuine U.S. Version and would go with these immediatly but saving a few dollars is always nice so can anyone explain the main difference? will the UK Versions not work on my pc for some reason or another or?


any help is appreciated, I have never played any of the stalker games so.. excited to get them. actually need to check if my S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat is uk or not.. or am I ok with it?
    
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You can get S.T.A.L.K.E.R. really cheap on Steam right now.
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Not being a fanboi, but you can get all three on Steam for less than $20 together. Plus you'll have the right version if it's region locked
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I don't do steam, I do physical copies I can hold in my hands.. lol

just personal preference.
    
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I see some on amazon that look fine/like US versions. also, some game stops or bestbuys might even have some.
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I see some on amazon that look fine/like US versions. also, some game stops or bestbuys might even have some.
yea. plenty on amazon but if you click the new tab on their pages, it'll say who is selling them and say UK Ver. or imported from UK on them. That is what i'm worried about.. on if those will work on american PC stuff or whatever. If i'll have problems.

I don't live within 75-100 miles of a bestbuy and gamestops here don't have any pc games besides the sims/warhammer/and WoW. It's kinda sad, they are mostly console only stores.
    
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Shipping Weight: 6.4 ounces
Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
ASIN: B003ZULWQI
Item model number: V00574
Date first available at Amazon.com: September 20, 2010

i dont have an amazon acct so i am limited but it seems to be coming from the US. How about a Wal-Mart?
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Shipping Weight: 6.4 ounces
Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
ASIN: B003ZULWQI
Item model number: V00574
Date first available at Amazon.com: September 20, 2010

i dont have an amazon acct so i am limited but it seems to be coming from the US. How about a Wal-Mart?
yea they are all shipped from inside u.s. but will say UK version in their descriptions of sellers selling them:


see if you can view that page. it shows what I mean, also no wal mart near me carries these either. I've never seen stalker games at them. Mostly sims/call of duty/WoW/and facebook or runescape game cards. This part of kentucky is very "limited" or ... not pc savvy to say the least.


link won't seem to work but here it is just copy and paste it:

http://www.amazon .com/gp/offer-listing/B001C4VU5C/ref=dp_olp_new?ie=UTF8&condition=new

remove the space after amazon
Edited by BulletsLikeBlades - 10/28/11 at 4:07pm
    
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