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It's not really an "official" advertisement. It's Overly Attached Girlfriend doing a song about it and Samsung gave it their seal of approval. It's different but kind of catchy.

I so do not understand the internet. I'm getting all Danny Glover in Lethal Weapon up in here.
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Bought an 840 Pro 256GB from Newegg on day 1 before the AC3 promotion. Gave Newegg a call and got them to give me a free AC3 coupon code. Sucks that you have to activate the game through UPLAY though... I guess I'll beat the SP and not bother with any DLC until they release the AC3 GOTY edition on Steam. I'll wait until the price drops to about $5-10 before doing so of course.
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I guess I'll beat the SP and not bother with any DLC until they release the AC3 GOTY edition on Steam.
Even if they do it will be almost guaranteed to still require Uplay.
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I guess I'll beat the SP and not bother with any DLC until they release the AC3 GOTY edition on Steam.
Even if they do it will be almost guaranteed to still require Uplay.

Obviously it will still have uPlay but it's nice to have all your games in one launcher / digital download service. As well, games through Steam are much easier to backup/move/reinstall/etc compared to Origin/uPlay/etc...

Also, the odds of an eventual bargain basement Steam sale on the GOTY is much more likely than uPlay ever offering as good a deal.
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Obviously it will still have uPlay but it's nice to have all your games in one launcher / digital download service. As well, games through Steam are much easier to backup/move/reinstall/etc compared to Origin/uPlay/etc...
Also, the odds of an eventual bargain basement Steam sale on the GOTY is much more likely than uPlay ever offering as good a deal.

I believe he's saying that even if they do release a GOTY edition, it will likely still be exclusive to the uPlay client.
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post #67 of 71
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I believe he's saying that even if they do release a GOTY edition, it will likely still be exclusive to the uPlay client.

I find that doubtful. All the prior AC games have had thier GOTYs on Steam. As well, the Deluxe edition of AC3 on Steam includes the season pass as well as all four of the different store exclusive preorder bonuses. So currently the Deluxe edition on Steam is the only way to get everything from the start. Presumably a GOTY edition will follow a year or less from now that bundles everything after the fact for a lower price.
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Do they email you the code when you purchase or does it come in the box like with Nvidia cards? I'm just about ready to jump on a 256gb
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Do they email you the code when you purchase or does it come in the box like with Nvidia cards? I'm just about ready to jump on a 256gb

Comes with a physical coupon code.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16800990013
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