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I can smell the $60/year fee already.....
Only if M$ manages to acquire the established gaming program known as Steam.

But I guess I could also see them at least trying like they did in 07.
post #42 of 74
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Only if M$ manages to acquire the established gaming program known as Steam.

But I guess I could also see them at least trying like they did in 07.
If Microsoft get hold of steam, well id rather not talk about it as it upsets me to much XD
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Pc gaming is a dead horse. I don't share the enthusiasm of people getting exaltic over a bunch of crapsole ports at basement bargain prices.

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good because GFW is the single most amazing piece of software ever created. i mean, who doesn't like that amazing program?
I LOVE IT. Linking my Xbox Live account to my PC = perfection.
post #45 of 74
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Well, Vista is better than 7 for gaming :/

True story bro.
kk
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Didn't they say this with Vista/7?
Reminds me of this apple ad

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Windows 7 is perfectly optimized for gaming already. Not only can I play Spider Solitare and Purble Place in HI-DEFINITION 1080p, but i can also save my games directly onto my hard drive. I honestly can't see any improvement on an already perfect gaming operating system.
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They better back off the cloud-everything talk... OS should have complete functionality standing completely alone and off the network.
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post #49 of 74
If Microsoft is going to push their next OS for gaming, then Steam will get a lot of profits Although, I am sure that Microsoft will also be pushing their own Games for Windows Live, but even still, I doubt it would make a huge dent in Steam, which has sort of become the standard for PC gaming.
     
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post #50 of 74
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Sounds fishy. Windows 7 was supposed to be revolutionary. All Windows 8 seems to be bringing is GFWL and more Cloud services. Neither of which I like or will even tolerate. As long as I can turn those features off, I'm good.
It's funny how people would actually believe it.

Windows 7 should have just been Vista SP2.... but everyone hates Vista, so rebrand it with a different name and sell it, and people love it. God, people are so stupid.
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