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When they did that poll...was it when it was in alpha/beta? If it was during that time, then of course opinions will be greatly different than releasing it on steam where people will think they are buying at least a non-alpha product.

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Its just a money grab, The devs dont want to admit how crap it is and they themselves know its crap.
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I was all set to buy this on Steam, until I saw all the news about it not living up to previous promises. Glad I checked first.
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Come on Valve, you can do better than this. Anyone with an ounce of sense in quality control would spot this atrocity of a game from a mile away. The same thing goes for that awful Bunch of Heroes game that got onto Steam as well. Please Valve, apply some decent quality control to the games you let onto Steam.
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just realized the lead dev on this made Big Rigs: Over The Road Racing.
Edited by FLCLimax - 12/18/12 at 9:03pm
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Originally Posted by Kvjavs View Post

As a WarZ player, I can tell you I wish I could get a refund.

If you're a new player, you can't.
Their new TOS specifically disallows refunds when you agree to it.

They're also banning members on their Steam forums for discussing the issue.

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I can tell you that the game has private servers and there is hardcore mode. You can choose the mode just before the gameplay start. So, I don't know how did the OP got some of the "wrong" information.
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The game isn't ready for Steam. Or it should be at least labeled as an Alpha or Beta. That being said the game costs $13.49, and I have certainly bought much worse games for that price. I prefer it over Day Z, and it is currently less than half the price of ARMA II plus the required expansion. It is definitely more arcade like than Day Z, but it is still difficult to survive against player characters and very much creates a tense atmosphere like Day Z does. Biggest thing is that I feel that Day Z's difficultly was artificially created though having an absolutely awful U.I. That problem is not present in War Z.

The dev hate is blown out of proportion. War Z has a lot to offer even in it's current unfinished state. I have certainly gotten my money's worth out of it and I paid $20. It should be relabeled as a Beta on Steam. Or not on it at all.
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Didn't they say this game was envisioned/in development before the day z? Pretty obviously it wasn't judging by how poorly made it was
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I was an early adopter but just went through the refund process and got my money back smile.gif Thanks for those links - I had almost written it off, like when you buy an AMD cpu... you just know you stuffed up biggrin.gifwink.gif
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