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The problem is that every MMO on Steam requires Microtransactions, or they can't have it on steam.
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blurred screen effect when you are drunk? it would be awesome biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by Degree View Post

The problem is that every MMO on Steam requires Microtransactions, or they can't have it on steam.

Rift is on steam and last I checked it doesn't have micro transactions, that was a long time ago so it might of changed but Rift has been on steam since launch.

And I am not sure how that would be a reason for GW2 not being on steam since it has micro transactions...
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Originally Posted by Georgevonfrank View Post

Rift is on steam and last I checked it doesn't have micro transactions, that was a long time ago so it might of changed but Rift has been on steam since launch.
And I am not sure how that would be a reason for GW2 not being on steam since it has micro transactions...

Because IIRC steam now charges companies for putting their games on steam, be it through game sales or % of transactions. Regardless, GW2 is so big that it doesn't need a 3rd party (in this case steam) to distribute the product and can instead distribute directly to the client.

This is nice in that I don't have to rely on steam for updates and I don't have to rely on steam being online as I remember a few months ago it seemed like steam was having some pretty bad outages.
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Most of the MMO's on Steam aren't fully using steamworks, if at all so they're easily launched without it. Take many of Nexon games on there for example. I don't mind having them on Steam, but I do agree outages can suck and either way I'm fine with standalone as well.

Few more months to go fellas! wink.gif
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The reason Arena Net is not using Steam has been previously stated. The current terms and conditions of use are not acceptable to their business model. Unless that changes in the future, Guild Wars 2 will not be on Steam.

I suggest you all stop talking about it for that fact, and instead focus on something productive.

+1

drop the subject move on to something worth reading.
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+1
drop the subject move on to something worth reading.

err..I found it quite an interesting discussion. I hope you don't react like that on any of your subbed threads when an (according to you) uninteresting discussion comes up tongue.gif, these forums are not only towards your interests. Maybe you could move on to another thread? biggrin.gif

I think it's up to OP to decide whether a discussion should be ended or not, it's his/her thread after all. FLC will tell us when to drop it...and it actually already started fading before you posted.
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Few more months to go fellas!

^THIS ! :O:O:O
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T-Shirt Poll - Possible Designs

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You asked for them, and we're answering: Guild Wars 2 shirts are coming! We've got a lot of exciting designs to choose from and would love your input. Take a look at the possibilities and vote for your three favorites in the poll below. The poll will be open until July 6th at noon Pacific and will help as we decide which designs to use. Let your fellow GW2 fans know to give their input as well, and thank you for being a part of the decision! ~RB

Vote for your three favorites here: https://www.facebook.com/GuildWars2/app_176752095711140

The "Lifestyle Logo" design clearly holds the majority of votes already, so I recommend voting for your three other favourites.
I'm going with "Sylvari", "Charr" and "Eir + Zojja" as I am not a big fan of white tees.

Current votes at the moment of my post:
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Holy Moly not long to go! Next month!biggrin.gif
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