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So will you buy it as soon as it comes out or wait for a sale? I'm personally not sure. I loved the first game but bought it as part of the oragange box set for about £17. That was value for money and for this reason I loved Valve. I'm not sure if a full price tag is justified. I mean its not like i'll get the same amount of game play hours as Bad company 2.

Whats your views?
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So will you buy it as soon as it comes out or wait for a sale? I'm personally not sure. I loved the first game but bought it as part of the oragange box set for about £17. That was value for money and for this reason I loved Valve. I'm not sure if a full price tag is justified. I mean its not like i'll get the same amount of game play hours as Bad company 2.

Whats your views?
Totally different games, don't judge Portal replay value if you haven't tried all the custom user made levels that add hours and hours to Portal 1. And expect even more in Portal 2 with Consoles get to play user-made lvls too!

But ya.. you are saying you want Portal 2 to provide you 100s of hours ike BC2? Probably not... But it will be fun!
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30 pounds? Jesus, that's cheap for a game, really. So, yes, I will.
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I wouldn't buy it if it was 1p.

And I wouldn't play it if they paid me £30.
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post #5 of 24
I'll strongly consider it. Depending on what people say on here on release day (like they always do) i might buy it the day after.

The last game i paid £30 for was Dirt 2 i think.
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hell im gonna grab the 2pack, me and my best friend gonna be doin hours of co op!
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I wouldn't buy it if it was 1p.

And I wouldn't play it if they paid me £30.
/facepalm
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Nope.

Steam general sales tactic, reap in the preorder prices, 2 weeks later half price sale.

Every single time.
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So will you buy it as soon as it comes out or wait for a sale? I'm personally not sure. I loved the first game but bought it as part of the oragange box set for about £17. That was value for money and for this reason I loved Valve. I'm not sure if a full price tag is justified. I mean its not like i'll get the same amount of game play hours as Bad company 2.

Whats your views?
Bought it already. £26.99 isn't exactly much for a game and while they will lower the prices I'd rather just pre order it and get it out the way.

Also the length of the game shouldn't dictate the price. While it may be a short game (like the original) it'll be one of the best I've played.
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I will buy it as soon as it comes out.
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