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I was just wondering if the Crysis 2 Retail Version would be able to play multiplayer with steam people because I saw that the retail version is cheaper than the steam and I have friends who have bought the game through steam and would like to play with them also. Can anyone confirm that the Crysis 2 Retail can play with the steam community on Multiplayer mode?
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Yes you will be able to. It doesn't actually use Steam's multiplayer cloud per se. You still need an EA account separate from your Steam account to play online at all, but Crysis 2 has it's own servers.
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Yah just get your buddies ea account names they use to play crysis 2 online and you can find them.

Also, you can add any game's executable to you list of steam games so you can talk to your steam buddies while you play and stuff.

In steam just click add game, add non steam game, then find your crysis 2 executable and add it.
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