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I wish all games would come out on steam. I keep games forever, so for me it would be damn convenient.
    
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post #52 of 86
Yea, I've never once thought about selling PC games, it never occurred to me. Didn't think there was much resale value in it, unless you buy them when they're $50 and beat them quick and don't want to keep it for replay value...But I don't buy many games, so I guess I can't really relate to selling them...I'll buy one and milk it forever, and demo others so I have an idea whether or not to spend money on it.
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post #53 of 86
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Originally Posted by Erwin_Rommel View Post


I think that smilie just about sums it up.
although i didn't keep my list pertaining to your 'question', i named my fav games.

Although i do enjoy a well-stated argument
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post #54 of 86
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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
I edited your list -

These aren't games I play that often, but ones I own or have owned and think are decent. There's probably more but that's what comes to mind.

And COD4.
alright, well, thats a very respectable game list, it appears you may have a small shred of taste to you lol...


but honestly man, if you like those games, how do you not see the goodness in valve? It's like PC gaming Blasphemy man

They're like krabby patties bro, their goodness is absolute.
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post #55 of 86
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I wish all games would come out on steam. I keep games forever, so for me it would be damn convenient.
only if you can buy a few B-R disks with the info on it so you don't have to download at <300kb
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only if you can buy a few B-R disks with the info on it so you don't have to download at <300kb
Well I guess in 3-5 years or so when flash memory is on the cheap and spinning media is all but dead, we will just pull them off of our 256Gb locked partition USB 3.0 flash drives instead
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this is confusing. why are we bashing someone just because he thinks differently? i think valve games are great but if he doesnt, why should i care? or even feel hurt? he isnt forcing me away from valve. if he did, then maybe i would get mad but just saying something and acting is completely different. guy doesnt deserve to be bashed just because he thinks something. btw dont think i agree with him. valve is amazing i have all but lost my life to cs 1.6, hl2 series, portal. however, thats my opinion and not everyone elses. disagree and im fine, just dont shove anything down my throat...
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post #59 of 86
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this is confusing. why are we bashing someone just because he thinks differently? i think valve games are great but if he doesnt, why should i care? or even feel hurt? he isnt forcing me away from valve. if he did, then maybe i would get mad but just saying something and acting is completely different. guy doesnt deserve to be bashed just because he thinks something. btw dont think i agree with him. valve is amazing i have all but lost my life to cs 1.6, hl2 series, portal. however, thats my opinion and not everyone elses. disagree and im fine, just dont shove anything down my throat...
He threw a little hate at my <3'ed valve games so I threw a little hate right back in his direction, you know, to make sure the yin was balanced with the yang
And you have to admit though, he did seem like a bit of a thick headed dink who didn't even give the games the time of day before he labeled them as bad back in the beginning of the thread:

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Valve games are boring to me. I was sick of the Orange Box 10 minutes after I started playing it. Just not my style of games. Not a single one of them I found enjoyable for any real amount of time.

It's kind of like if I watched the beginning intro to Crysis where all you can see is blackness, and then as soon as the Island came into view I shut the game off and said it had bad graphics...

But I'm not so much bashing him anymore as I am thoroughly confused as to why he hates valve games as much as he does...
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My only beef with steam/valve is that I can't sell my games when I get tired of them.

I bought the Orange Box retail in stores. Since it's linked to my Steam account, I can't technically sell the discs. That's BS. If I don't want the game anymore, I should be able to sell it.

Valve/Steam have lost my business.
You CAN sell your games to someone else for their use. Under steam support they state they will deactivate a retail game on one account and move it to another assuming you take a digital photo of the CD key for the product and e-mail it to them along with your request.
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