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[MaximumPC] EA Will Make Copies of Mass Effect 3 Fall From the Sky (No Joke)

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According to a report in USA Today, EA is tethering copies of Mass Effect 3 to weather balloons and launching them into space. They'll be released in New York, San Francisco, Las Vegas, London, and Paris, so if you live in one of those areas, don't panic if it appears the sky is falling, it just means an untold number of games have started to float back to Earth.

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I would sure love to have one of these balloons land in my backyard and then have a thousand people start knocking on my door afterwards...
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Lol I will be looking out for one biggrin.gif
    
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....Im sure no one will find any problems with this at all....
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....Im sure no one will find any problems with this at all....

You can give this to free for all the Orgin haters on OCN and they will still find a way to complain. "Oh it's EA i don't like them just cause they did X which isn't a problem no more". Wahhhh wahhhh wahh.

I still have yet to see Origin cause a wide scale problem.
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Sees Mass Effect 3 weather balloon land in back yard; Find out its Xbox 360 versions. Problem ?
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Sees Mass Effect 3 weather balloon land in back yard; Find out its Xbox 360 versions. Problem ?

should've bought an xbox then.
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Hey... that's an army of Makos...

The laws of physics will never forgive us.

EDIT: I seem to have posted this in the wrong ME3 topic I was looking at. Oh well!
Edited by Xeio - 2/20/12 at 5:30pm
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This will be funny to see in the city.
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Depending on how this is done, I could see a problem.

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Driving down the freeway minding my own business, window down enjoying the smoggy air, then all of a sudden a large gust of wind and a game package comes flying through the window accelerated by the airflow generated by my car and the gust of mother nature knocking me unconscious and then the balloon engulfing the car next to me causing zero visibility for him and then SHTF. Did I mention this was on a bridge during traffic time, cruising traffic NOT stop and go.
     
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