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But seriously, EA is said to charge us for the cheats. They say some sites that post cheats are gaining money through publicity and EA wants a share.

I can't wait
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Doesn't matter EA wouldn't be able to drop cheat sites, Everyone is to greedy for money, most game's i seen you don't need to buy the cheats
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Ugh..

Almost every game I have from EA has on the back of the book the EA "Hotline" for hints/cheats/tips.
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Originally Posted by Mebby View Post
Ugh..

Almost every game I have from EA has on the back of the book the EA "Hotline" for hints/cheats/tips.
The cheats EA are referring to is not the kind of "hacks" such as wallhack and that kind of stuff.

They're referring to cheats like godmode in singleplayer etc.
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So instead of unlocking hidden levels or putting in a code you would give them your credit card info so they could withdrawl money for the cheat? Would it look something like the picture below?
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wow, that's ****ed up
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post #7 of 12
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So instead of unlocking hidden levels or putting in a code you would give them your credit card info so they could withdrawl money for the cheat? Would it look something like the picture below?
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hmm
no way I can see that they can shut cheat-sites or take a cut. The sensible thing would be to REMOVE THE DEV CODE THAT ALLOWS CHEATS IN THE FIRST PLACE!
This, is one of my dreams for gaming... NO CHEAT-CODES.
After all, its only slack coding that lets the cheat(test) coding stay in there.
I reckon there should be no cheat codes... If you are stuck: PLAY BETTER! lolz
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So instead of unlocking hidden levels or putting in a code you would give them your credit card info so they could withdrawl money for the cheat? Would it look something like the picture below?
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post #10 of 12
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Ugh..

Almost every game I have from EA has on the back of the book the EA "Hotline" for hints/cheats/tips.

If I remember correctly LOTS and LOTS of console games from back in the day had that too, I'm talking like Super Nintendo/Genesis. This really isn't new, and its not only EA Games. If I can find some of my old booklets I'll scan them in, I always remembered reading that, then the $0.99 a minute charge and thinking hell no.
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