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I like the fact that its so easy to download stuff now... and prices seem to be good... I'm just kinda annoyed that its hard to get these games in store anymore... and I have to resort to something DRM'ed... even though it doesnt acually have much drm...

Just curious how many ppl here use steam and how well you've thought of the service thus far... thanks
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post #2 of 56
A lot of people here use Steam.
Personally, I don't like it at all.
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i use Steam and love it
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post #4 of 56
what is there to hate about?

The fact that it works amazing, and it is the easiest way to join games online with friends

That you can download and play a game in minutes and no cd/dvd required.

You can buy games and be playing them by the end of the hour.

ya that really does suck now that I think about it......NOT!
post #5 of 56
Steam is great. You never need to go to the store and they store the backup. Can't ask for much more then that.
    
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DRM's aside, I use it, love it. Only had one bad experience with it (bought OF: DR during the xmas sale for $3..worked for a day, corrupted, never worked again even though I wiped it and reinstalled...no biggie...game was meh)
post #7 of 56
Quote:
Originally Posted by -iceblade^ View Post
i use Steam and love it
This. Never have to deal with physical media, insanely good deals during their summer/xmas sales. I don't know if I could even cope with going back to physical media anymore lol.
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post #8 of 56
Love Steam!
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post #9 of 56
There was a poll on how many people used and like steam and the rating for used it and liked it was very high.

Searched through some pages but could not find it.
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post #10 of 56
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lampen View Post
This. Never have to deal with physical media, insanely good deals during their summer/xmas sales. I don't know if I could even cope with going back to physical media anymore lol.
this.
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