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I have no real issues with Origin or steam, it is the prices of their games I find offensive.rolleyes.gif

I have to agree with you, during christmas with sales it should have been down, not up, plus what they charge for new titles makes me go 'why' i know they will sale but for the price I just hate it
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even if we dont support origin, they are making alot money from "wow copy" swtor.
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it really does not matter how many publishers they get it is the quality of the service and I can say that steam still reins king. I make friends everyday on steam but there have been several players on bf3 that I met but the whole friends thing sucks so we lost each other after the match.
 
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post #54 of 65
You guys remember that thing... the CD? Yea we didnt have to worry about this BS
Origin is just a pain IMO to have running. It will TAB you out of your games if someone messages you so I never keep it running
post #55 of 65
The thing I hate about steam is that they started to allow pubs to throw in 3rd party drm and all that crap.

Steam was supposed to be the drm, but they caved in.

EA has been on a pc friendly tear lately.
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The thing I hate about steam is that they started to allow pubs to throw in 3rd party drm and all that crap.

Steam was supposed to be the drm, but they caved in.

EA has been on a pc friendly tear lately.

Can you find an example of a game sold on both Steam and Origin, where the Steam version has more DRM than the Origin version? I don't mean to be combative; I'm honestly curious to see whether EA has managed to talk other publishers out of using 3rd-party DRM. That would be a big win for Origin.

I check Origin occasionally, but I still haven't found any sales worth mentioning. Hopefully better sales will start coming, now that they have an expanded library.
    
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Thats why I never go into the forms.

You need to have a forum account to talk to EA support online.
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You need to have a forum account to talk to EA support online.

And you need to a gun to join a shooters club, but that doesn't mean you need to be frequenting shooting clubs because you own a gun wink.gif

Or you could just talk to live support directly from Origin...
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Can you find an example of a game sold on both Steam and Origin, where the Steam version has more DRM than the Origin version? I don't mean to be combative; I'm honestly curious to see whether EA has managed to talk other publishers out of using 3rd-party DRM.

I don't think you should hold your breath.
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Remember when you could just play your games without an internet connection?

Yeah, I do too....
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Can you find an example of a game sold on both Steam and Origin, where the Steam version has more DRM than the Origin version? I don't mean to be combative; I'm honestly curious to see whether EA has managed to talk other publishers out of using 3rd-party DRM. That would be a big win for Origin.
I check Origin occasionally, but I still haven't found any sales worth mentioning. Hopefully better sales will start coming, now that they have an expanded library.

My comment was more a knock on Steam. When it first came out, there was a faq that stated steam was the drm, so games wouldn't need drm.

Then they added 3rd party drm and didn't mention it. Now they do mention some things on the store page.

I'll 1 up you. Can you find a game that is on origin that has 3rd party drm?
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