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[Eurogamer] EA reselling 17 Command & Conquer games in one box for some reason

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UPDATE: EA has released UK specific information for Command & Conquer: The Ultimate Collection.
It's out on 5th October 2012 for £24.99. The shops you can get it from are listed by EA on the official website. Alternatively, you can download it from Origin.
As mentioned below, the boxed version does not include a disc. Instead it includes a code for a download.

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And here I thought that Origin was never gonna be like Steam...
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OMG what about cheapen the IP, why you doing this EA, it will lower your intellectual property value...Ow wait..

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And here I thought that Origin was never gonna be like Steam...

its only like this now because steam is around..when steam is gone(hopefully not) ea will sell games for 200dollars each with 800dollar dlcs
 
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its only like this now because steam is around..when steam is gone(hopefully not) ea will sell games for 200dollars each with 800dollar dlcs

Not sure if serious lol O_o
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geez. they need to put more effort in redeeming themselves for the C&C fans. I mean, gaining the C&C fans is the first step which will bring in the new gamers to the series.

anyway, i wonder how generals will run, I try installing generals and it didnt work. maybe this all in one has minor patches so we can run them smoothly without any issues. I still remember installing C&C red alert 1 on a faster pc (AMD 3200+ compared to 333mhz when RA came out) and everything was on speedhax even on the slowest settings.
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I liked the first and second one (1995, 1997), after that it got old. I can't believe they made 17 of them...
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geez. they need to put more effort in redeeming themselves for the C&C fans. I mean, gaining the C&C fans is the first step which will bring in the new gamers to the series.

anyway, i wonder how generals will run, I try installing generals and it didnt work. maybe this all in one has minor patches so we can run them smoothly without any issues. I still remember installing C&C red alert 1 on a faster pc (AMD 3200+ compared to 333mhz when RA came out) and everything was on speedhax even on the slowest settings.

Most computers were running at about 60-133Mhz when Red Alert was released, the Pentium 200 (no mmx) was top-of-the-line when RA released. If you want to play it today you can just use DosBOX.
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I've got The first decade, C&C3, KW and C&C4. I'm stopping there. C&C RA3 was terrible. C&C4 was a spit in the face and the next one is Free2Play. I pretty much have no interest in them any more.
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I played RA2 first, got Yuri's Revenge, then played RA1. I never really played tiberian sun, but my brother did. the stupid thing about this though is that these games are old enough that there wasnt any sort of torrent or illegal download protection, i mean you just needed to download and look up a cd key, so why do they think someone will buy this...
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Wait, what's the next one? I know there's C&C Alliances which is the F2P web one, but there's another F2P in development?

*googles*

Huh, well, that's interesting...
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