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Poll Results: Are you happy with Steam?

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 6% of voters (39)
    About as happy as I would be getting my toenails torn out.
  • 11% of voters (75)
    Indifferent.
  • 68% of voters (439)
    I love steam.
  • 14% of voters (91)
    I wouldn't mind it if they weren't such douche bag control freaks.
644 Total Votes  
post #31 of 178
I love Steam. One place to have all your PC games, holiday sales, auto update, what's not to like? I have never had a single issue with Steam before.
     
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post #32 of 178
i love steam
post #33 of 178
Love it. Don't care about physical media, I want tonplay good games with my mates and save a crapload of money while I do it.

Steam is pure win. Long may it continue, although I'd like a bit of competition in the long term. Just not sure I cam be arsed with another game management client
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post #34 of 178
Quote:
Originally Posted by SpykeZ View Post
I'm not interested in what the EULA says, It's garbage and I'll use it as toilet paper. I bought my physical copy of it and I'll do with it what I want. Sorry to say my clicking a check box doesn't authorize anything on their part nor would I care if it did. It's mine plain and simple.
You can claim that unicorns exist, and that the sky is pink but that does not make them so.
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post #35 of 178
Quote:
Originally Posted by corpse fan View Post
I have never been happy with steam.
Then you sir are missing out.
post #36 of 178
Quote:
Originally Posted by SupahSpankeh View Post
Love it. Don't care about physical media, I want tonplay good games with my mates and save a crapload of money while I do it.

Steam is pure win. Long may it continue, although I'd like a bit of competition in the long term. Just not sure I cam be arsed with another game management client
I would hate competition, it just starts a **** storm anyways.
post #37 of 178
I don't particularly like steam and most if not all the games i play on steam are non steam game
I only use it so i can chat with some of my friends while i play. nothing less nothing more
I could live without it
post #38 of 178
Competition is already there. It's not quite as awesome, but it's good it exists. Also, several of them use less DRM than Steam does.
www.impulsedriven.com
www.direct2drive.com
www.gog.com
www.gamersgate.com
www.gametap.com
www.gamesforwindows.com
PS. Several of these are poopy.
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post #39 of 178
Steam has decided not to work any longer on my rig.

One day, I opened it to kill some morons in MW2, then it started updating. I though "Gosh not now..." And BAM. Some ****ty windows message saying that the old .exe couldn't be deleted.

Then I try to reinstall, reupdate. The same ****. Safe mode? Can't open .msi's.

Result? TWO FREAKING MONTHS AFTER I'm still unable to play my MW2. AND IT WAS 60 FREAKING EUROS. I'm fed up with Steam. Screw it.

I've ended up buying BFBC2.
   
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post #40 of 178
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sakumo View Post
I love Steam. One place to have all your PC games, holiday sales, auto update, what's not to like? I have never had a single issue with Steam before.
Same here.
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