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Self note: "Eduardo, don't buy games on pre-order purchases, you will regret. Remember Homefront... Nobody is going to accept a return for your copy. Do as you always did: wait for reviews and player's opinions. Avoid this kind of trouble"

Now some explanation.. I never buy games until they are released, or before I play a demo.. This time I bought it because they were giving out metro 2033 (which I already had, but wanted to give a copy to my brother who is living in Brazil)
Besides, I though homefront would be a good game because it had something to do with metro.. lol

It worked for stalker. I bought COP after I found out some of the developers on metro 2033 were on the stalker team... Didn't work this time
Edited by EduFurtado - 3/18/11 at 6:40pm
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Self note: "Eduardo, don't buy games on pre-order purchases, you will regret. Remember Homefront... Nobody is going to accept a return for your copy"

Now some explanation.. I never buy games until they are released, or before I play a demo.. This time I bought it because they were giving out metro 2033 (which I already had, but wanted to give a copy to my brother who is living in Brazil)
Besides, I though homefront would be a good game because it had something to do with metro.. lol

It worked for stalker. I bought COP after I found out some of the developers on metro 2033 were on the stalker team... Didn't work this time
so let me get this straight. your mad because you cant scam the developer?
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No, it seems to me he's mad because he bought Homefront thinking there was a connection between it and Metro (since it came with metro free with pre-order so he could gift it to his brother) and as it turns out Homefront is terrible lol.
 
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Homefront is fail... -$50.
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Homefront is win!, Yeah sure its no GOTY material and needs a patch or 2, But its quite fresh and i like, Got my £25 out of it and got a tin and online codes, Cool huh?
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i pre purchased it.. hope it turns up tomorrow
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so let me get this straight. your mad because you cant scam the developer?
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No, it seems to me he's mad because he bought Homefront thinking there was a connection between it and Metro (since it came with metro free with pre-order so he could gift it to his brother) and as it turns out Homefront is terrible lol.
I'm not mad because of a connection to metro, that's just because I bought it on pre-order and not after it was released, when reviews would come out and I would know how BAD that game is.
I feel robbed
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