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In a Nutshell

Steam - The Services everyone likes to use
Origin- There for when Steam Chat service goes down (which is like 2-3 times a day), Service is pretty solid though. Not a fan of Origin, but not bad ether. I have a decent list origin games and been using the services from day 1 (upgraded from EA download manager). You can get cheap Origin codes from 3rd party places as well.
uplay- The odd man out, services is the worst and really shouldn't be here. Just another annoyance.
Edited by DzillaXx - 3/28/14 at 9:28am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by boredgunner View Post

Basically if you have a gaming PC, you need Steam, since so many games use it, and unlike Origin/Uplay this isn't a bad thing.

Being required to use a client you may not want is most certainly a bad thing.

Not that I think that Steam is a requirement for PC gamers/gaming. I don't use it (or any of these other clients), and while I miss out on some games, there are others.
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Steam - The Services everyone likes to use

What a farce.
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Being required to use a client you may not want is most certainly a bad thing.

Not that I think that Steam is a requirement for PC gamers/gaming. I don't use it (or any of these other clients), and while I miss out on some games, there are others.
What a farce.

Steam is 10x better then it used to be.

Having to have a disc in the drive for a game to work. I don't live in the 90's


I don't even like buying discs or even going to the store to pick it up.


I don't see what is wrong with having a service that holds all your games in the cloud for you to install at your leisure. Having it update you games and sync game saves to the cloud so you can continue playing on a different device. Also The client acts as the best IM system for gamers.

Services like Steam has done nothing but save PC gaming. Not many people want to fumble around with discs and the annoying security checks put in place with older games.


I have had a Steam Account since 05, Seen how steam has evolved into what it currently is. Now if they could only fix the Chat service, Really can't stand the fact that after all these years steam chat still goes down as much as it does. Origin Chat is stable.
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Steam is the best for the only thing that really matters in the end... sales, sales, sales, oh and sales.
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