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Poll Results: Would you pay $20-25 for steam

Poll expired: Feb 26, 2011  
  • 23% (36)
    yes
  • 76% (120)
    no
156 Total Votes  
post #31 of 72
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Originally Posted by purpleannex View Post
$15 a month to play WOW??!?! Are you mad? That's £10, that's how much I pay to go to the gym for a month, unlimited access...to the real world.

And WOW's rubbish.
It's also the price of a few pints.
You'll likely get more entertainment through a month of gaming than downing said pints.
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post #32 of 72
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$15 a month to play WOW??!?! Are you mad? That's £10, that's how much I pay to go to the gym for a month, unlimited access...to the real world.

And WOW's rubbish.
*sigh* Opinions, opinions, opinions.

"Oh no, somebody likes something different than me. Now I have to RAAAAAAGE on an online forum, so I can feel superior for paying to move."

Grow up.
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post #33 of 72
If they did this, They would not make as much money as they do now anyway methinks
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post #34 of 72
Too expensive.
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post #35 of 72
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*sigh* Opinions, opinions, opinions.

"Oh no, somebody likes something different than me. Now I have to RAAAAAAGE on an online forum, so I can feel superior for paying to move."

Grow up.
So he's not allowed to voice his opinion? If you hate it so much, ignore it.

As for OP, I think I would. It depends what games are included. If Black Ops was included I'd probably get it.
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post #36 of 72
no.

$25 a month is too much. i'd rather play what i own, and save to buy what i don't.
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post #37 of 72
HELL NO. I'd spend half that month downloading them, even on a fast connection. Maybe in 10 years time, right now though, no way in hell.

Anyway Lovefilm and other companies would do a much better job at it than Steam, since you play as soon as you receive your physical copy of the game OR download it (you'd get a choice with them) and it would cost less. Steam fails at delivering with downloading alone, with constantly busy/overloaded servers. Steam + monthly fees = NEVER in a million years.
    
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post #38 of 72
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HELL NO. I'd spend half that month downloading them, even on a fast connection. Maybe in 10 years time, right now though, no way in hell.

Anyway Lovefilm and other companies would do a much better job at it than Steam, since you play as soon as you receive your physical copy of the game OR download it (you'd get a choice with them) and it would cost less. Steam fails at delivering with downloading alone, with constantly busy/overloaded servers. Steam + monthly fees = NEVER in a million years.
You can always pace yourself and your downloads.
    
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post #39 of 72
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no.

$25 a month is too much. i'd rather play what i own, and save to buy what i don't.
This.

Also I only buy about two games a year anyway. If they did this I definitely wouldn't be getting games from Steam.
post #40 of 72
Kind of blown out of proportion don't you think?
Even 10 GB will finish at 100 KB/sec in ~29.13 hours, and 100 KB/sec is pathetic (800 kbps).
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