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Well, I bought Crysis when it first came out through the EA download manager, and now all of a sudden I get this error message saying that I can only have 3 concurrently active licenses. Apparently I have to wait for one to expire, which hasn't happened for a couple weeks. This only happens because I have that EA download manager. I have a question though. If I were to download a copy of the game from a t*rr*nt (I know that's bad voodoo) and install it with my own serial number, would that screw me over indefinitely? Would it mess up my multiplayer or what? I want things that I pay for to work properly. My serial is still valid at this point, so the game would work, it's just messed up because I had it installed on xp and vista (maybe vista twice).
Edited by mth91 - 7/5/08 at 7:39pm
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post #2 of 18
I guess it would work, but I'm not 100% it's ok to talk about here...

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Well, it should be ok, since I own the game. Crap, EA's site sucks. I can't even load up the page properly. lol, probably only runs on sli'd gtx 280's.
Edited by mth91 - 7/5/08 at 7:42pm
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post #4 of 18
That's illegal to do (even if you own a key) and not allowed to be discussed on the forum.

Contact EA and ask them to fix it.
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Ok, well, I've read numerous posts on crysis online and the likes, and no one has gotten ea to fix it. They've just had to buy new copies of the game, which is utter garbage.
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That's EA for you! Sorry about it man...
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just remember to always buy the disk so you always have a hard copy of the game if anything goes wrong. i have a cabnet full of different software like my games (crysis, cod, ut3, etc.) as well as applications like MS office, photoshop, ableton, etc.
never download games, or software, its just stupid
    
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Yep, I agree with that. Thanks for the input.
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Be persistent about it.
    
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post #10 of 18
60 dollars?

The game is like 30 dollars cheaper in stores....( i think )
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