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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 #51 of 178
Quote:
Originally Posted by [nK]Sharp View Post
I see what you did there

I like how you can open webpages if your running steam in a game as well even though I usually just alt tab anyway.
lol that was completely by accident
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post #52 of 178
steam blows
post #53 of 178
i like steam, it is the 12 yr olds i hate on there though.. get into a good game of mw2 or black ops and some kid is yelling at everyone "you suck" or your a noob, or other racial slurs at people, thank god i am part of a good gaming clan and we put the ban hammer down if they keep it up after being warned a few times. and becuse of this we have one heck of a fallowing crowd.
post #54 of 178
im all about convince. being able to buy download play and update from the same application make it too easy. i have retail copy's of games that i have re-bought on steam just because it is more convenient!!
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post #55 of 178
I don't have too many bad things to say about steam. It works, however, as of late it seems to be getting a bit bloated. Slow to open, slow to connect and so on.

Wrongful banning would be pretty bad, but I don't cheat in anything so I'm pretty sure this will not affect me.

I have no issues with offline mode, and never have.

Download rates for me have always been pretty good, I typically see between 800kbps-1.3Mbps.


However, I do have one gripe. When you purchase game packs, and lets say you already own a game in that pack, you can't give the new copy YOU PAID FOR away.
That is what really sucks about them.
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post #56 of 178
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Fryer View Post
i like steam, it is the 12 yr olds i hate on there though.. get into a good game of mw2 or black ops and some kid is yelling at everyone "you suck" or your a noob, or other racial slurs at people, thank god i am part of a good gaming clan and we put the ban hammer down if they keep it up after being warned a few times. and becuse of this we have one heck of a fallowing crowd.
the 12 year old's don't have anything to do with steam.....
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post #57 of 178
No problems here
 
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post #58 of 178
Steam is what it is. Back in the day, the friends list never worked. But as for now, its a good system.

Yeah you dont get a hard copy but I always back up my steam folder on my external so I can just copy everything over to any system I want, no waiting for stupid downloads (not that I have a problem with them).
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post #59 of 178
Nowadays its a Necessary Evil

You need to use it to play some games
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post #60 of 178
I love steam Steam has gotten thousands from me over the years & since Turkey day till today they gained another 207 dollars & its still growing. Cannot complain
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