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[ve3d]Duke Nukem Forever Uses SteamWorks, Big Package Preorder Bonuses

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Gearbox Community Manager Chris Faylor announced today that Duke Nukem Forever on the PC platform will indeed use Steamworks to manage DRM, patch updates, and DLC.


http://ve3d.ign.com/articles/news/59...eorder-Bonuses
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Yay Steam!
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Ok. So this must mean it's purchasable through Steam?
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Oh Yeah Gearbox is literally my new favorite Dev. They Seem to be doing a lot of things right
 
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Ok. So this must mean it's purchasable through Steam?
Yes of course.

Preo-orders anyone?
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Steam will be housing the DUKE!
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Damn can't wait
    
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so when is this going to be released, hmm
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post #9 of 32
It should read:
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It means that regardless of where or how you buy Duke Nukem Forever on PC, your purchase will be tied to your Steam account, ensuring that you will never be able to resell your game, and, in the event of losing your account, you will lose the game along with it.
I hate Steamworks. If Steam is an option, fine. Steamworks can also cause headaches if you don't have the internet.

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so when is this going to be released, hmm
May 3rd in the US.
Edited by timAHH - 2/15/11 at 1:48pm
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Ok. So this must mean it's purchasable through Steam?
The better news is that I can buy it through D2D for much cheaper and still use it on Steam.
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