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I don't know -this sounds fishy because if the moderators of the EA forums are actually following the TOS - the user must have been really heaping some abuse on to the other users in an inappropriate way. I don't think it was simply that the user was criticizing EA for something, but rather, had repeatedly crossed some line that lead to this eventuality.

Now if it was just EA being kneejerk about something triffling, then they are obviously in the wrong. I think we just haven't heard the whole story yet.
No matter what the user did on the forums, it does not warrant a ban from his PURCHASES. He paid good money for it, they have ZERO right to revoke access to a SINGLE PLAYER game.
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No matter what the user did on the forums, it does not warrant a ban from his PURCHASES. He paid good money for it, they have ZERO right to revoke access to a SINGLE PLAYER game.
That's exactly how I feel. I WOULD be mad about this but I don't go on forums and rage about how good or bad I feel a game is, so I'm kinda indifferent about what EA has been doing.

All I want is for Bioware to come out with ME3 and then I can be done with EA.
    
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LOL another example of why the trend to make games internet based is a huge mistake
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EA has a forum? Just play the games and you'll stay out of trouble =.=
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That's what people were saying the first time this happened.



Actually the guy said that he was locked out of DA:O as well. Read here: http://social.bioware.com/forum/1/to...ndex/6459941/1
actually the guy said he can't sign into DA:O not that he cant play it...
he states he cant register his copy of Dragon Age 2.
unfortunately you can't play Dragon Age 2 without signing into it the first time. You can with Dragon Age: Origins. Not being able to sign into the Origins servers is not the same as not being able to play the game.
    
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hey EA, dat not nice
this is going out of control!
    
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actually the guy said he can't sign into DA:O not that he cant play it...
he states he cant register his copy of Dragon Age 2.
unfortunately you can't play Dragon Age 2 without signing into it the first time. You can with Dragon Age: Origins. Not being able to sign into the Origins servers is not the same as not being able to play the game.
Doesn't it still cut you off from your DLC in DA:O, if you don't sign in?
    
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Doesn't it still cut you off from your DLC in DA:O, if you don't sign in?
does not. your DLC is tagged in your config.ini file as being validated.
    
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Everyone jumping on the "boycott" bandwagon is pathetic.
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I don't agree with EA banning user accounts because of posts on forums at all, but everyone jumping on the piracy bandwagon is pitiful at best.
I can see the "anyone who doesn't agree with me is [insert insult here]" logic is popular here at OCN. Not that I need to explain my self to you or anyone else but I'll humor you just this once.

Will this turn me into some sort of activist who shouts for the blood of EA? No because honestly I don't care. I didn't want to buy their games before and I don't want to buy their games now.

I refuse to support a publisher or developer if they are going to ban a paying customer for speaking their mind.

For what its worth I may disagree with you but I don't think either of you are "pathetic" or "pitiful" but then again maybe you should just ban me and take away my computer for having an unpopular opinion.
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EA Friends with Sony? Banning everyone in their way...
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