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Originally Posted by Kristian;12055559 
If it's on the box, it's on the box. And honestly, "what if you don't have internet" is a stupid argument. If you don't have internet, you're way behind. Should they also still make floppy disks for people who don't have a CD player? Should they still make video cassettes of movies for people who don't have a DVD player? Plus, you only need internet to activate it. And you need it if you want updates, but you don't really need those to play the game.

All right take it easy champ. What do you work for steam or something? It's not an argument it's a fact you can't play the game if you don't have internet. The auto updates are good. Ordered the game online so couldn't read the box but I still would've bought it as I want to play this game. If I gotta use Steam to play it then that's the way it is innit.

That guy reminds me of comic book guy from the Simpsons.
Edited by Ding Chavez - 1/18/11 at 11:29am
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post #122 of 162
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Originally Posted by Ding Chavez View Post
All right take it easy champ. What do you work for steam or something? It's not an argument it's a fact you can't play the game if you don't have internet. The auto updates are good. Ordered the game online so couldn't read the box but I still would've bought it as I want to play this game. If I gotta use Steam to play it then that's the way it is innit.
You only need a bit of internet to activate it, then you can play offline all you want.
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All right take it easy champ. What do you work for steam or something? It's not an argument it's a fact you can't play the game if you don't have internet. The auto updates are good. Ordered the game online so couldn't read the box but I still would've bought it as I want to play this game. If I gotta use Steam to play it then that's the way it is innit.
I'm just easily irked by the "what if you don't have internet" argument. I hear it more often, and it annoys me to bits. It just doesn't hold up that companies should also cater to people who are 10-15 years behind on the rest. No offence meant in my last post, but it's just not a valid argument against Steam, in my opinion
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Steam is good for people with a fast internet connection who can download GBs of games but unfortunately some people don't have a home internet connection especially in 3rd world countries and they will not be able to play this game. This is actually the first game I've bought which requires Steam.
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Steam is good for people with a fast internet connection who can download GBs of games but unfortunately some people don't have a home internet connection especially in 3rd world countries and they will not be able to play this game. This is actually the first game I've bought which requires Steam.
3rd world countries like Australia? Do you have to drive 50 miles to an internet cafe to troll hard against Steam?

Edit: You probably haven't bought any other games that need Steam because they all have been banned.
Edited by sweffymo - 1/18/11 at 12:48pm
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i like having discs, i feel secure with them.
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3rd world countries like Australia? Do you have to drive 50 miles to an internet cafe to troll hard against Steam?
Maybe his internet company got flooded
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Pure class.
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I also hate steam, it is so weird/ annoying.
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Pure class.
Ah, don't listen to us, we're filthy North Americans.
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