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hey guys so i just bought my copy of crysis 2 on steam, now when i go multiplayer it says that its already in USE

W_T_F???????

i feel screwed over
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Oh look, just a few threads down: http://www.overclock.net/pc-games/97...ready-use.html
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A lot of people have been experiencing this issue, both on OCN and the MyCrysis forums. Wait a few days for the problem to be resolved, and then frag happily!

On a side note, you kinda did get screwed over, Crysis 2 could easily be had on CD-key stores for $27, instead of the full $60 retail.
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TSS u don't care about price I love steam and will supper them with every chance I have
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You're not the only one. I don't use steam and i rather have the CD cuz i like to see my collection sitting next to my other Crysis games. Since it's a stand alone which is why i didn't buy it on steam. HOWEVER.. yes. I am having the same issue.. "Serial Code is in use." I'm already frustrated. Single Player is amazing thought but dammit i wanna play MP with my pre-order content ready gear lol.
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60 bucks and your game doesn't even work, and its a port for godsake! Thanks Crytek, I didn't even get a t-shirt.
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I had the same problem. Decided to exit the game and then play campaign instead. After maybe 45 minutes, I tried again and I was able to get on no problem. It may just be a server-side issue, who knows.


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60 bucks and your game doesn't even work, and its a port for godsake! Thanks Crytek, I didn't even get a t-shirt.
Have you played the game?
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Have you played the game?
Crysis what?
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post #9 of 11
Yes i played Single Player just fine. I didn't wanna finish it yet lol. Was excited with the suspense. HOWEVER how are you able to play? Did you keep putting in your keys? WITH dashes ? Do you ever get "Serial Code Key in use" error? Let me know more details cuz i don't give up that easily and i wanna play in multiplayer already.
post #10 of 11
your lucky you can start it. I bought a physical copy and i cant even start the game without it telling me the cd key is in use. Classic. Im giving crytek 3 extra strikes on the release version of the game, so far this is strike one.
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