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Originally Posted by ghostrider85 View Post

Then pay for it, lol

But it feels so much better when you got it for free.
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am I the only one who can't install their games? lol
I have a few downloaded, but when I click install it does nothing.
Go to [GAME FOLDER] Then Binaries there will be an Exe File to play.
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Please EA don't take need for speed shift 2 from me I really like it.

? The hell you talking about? You dont even need origin client to run that game. How they gonna remove it from your computer?
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They can literally give the games away for free, I still wouldn't use Origin.
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Well that sucks. I was about to buy a game and my promo code is now invalid. Looks like it is causing some anger on their forums.

I know they should do something about the idiots that took advantage of the loophole, but don't screw everyone one else in the process.

I'll just stick with Steam. Only reason I have Origin is because of BF3, which I don't play anymore anyways. Never was a fan of Origin anyways.

Edit://

EA says all games already purchased will stay valid. They just ended the promo code a week early to close the loop.

http://forum.ea.com/eaforum/posts/list/60/9040620.page#25426866
Edited by Biscuits_N_Gravy - 10/14/12 at 9:10pm
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Origin isnt even bad...

I figured with all this trash talk it would really suck but its lightweight and looks better than steam
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Well that sucks. I was about to buy a game and my promo code is now invalid. Looks like it is causing some anger on their forums.
I know they should do something about the idiots that took advantage of the loophole, but don't screw everyone one else in the process.
I'll just stick with Steam. Only reason I have Origin is because of BF3, which I don't play anymore anyways. Never was a fan of Origin anyways.
Edit://
EA says all games already purchased will stay valid. They just ended the promo code a week early to close the loop.
http://forum.ea.com/eaforum/posts/list/60/9040620.page#25426866
Yes it does suck that the people that didn't do this exploit are getting screwed by EA but don't go around calling everyone that did the exploit an idiot as you would have to take a long time doing so.
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Origin isnt even bad...
I figured with all this trash talk it would really suck but its lightweight and looks better than steam
Origin monitors what your installing and looks at your files and looks at what your browsing on the internet
Now that is creepy.


PS Sorry for Double Post.
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Edit://
EA says all games already purchased will stay valid. They just ended the promo code a week early to close the loop.
http://forum.ea.com/eaforum/posts/list/60/9040620.page#25426866
Thanks for the link, a lot of us can stop asking the same question now.
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I dont know how they would go "unvalid" when you have the games installed already. Lol
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