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Today, 05:03 AM
One can hope, but they don't seem to have much concern with porting new games to PC. Else Steam would be getting Chrono Phantasma instead of Continuum Shift Extend.
EDIT: Thinking about it, it...
Might change in one day. Steam likes to run deals for 48 hours, even when the featured deal changes after 24 hours.
Some of my wishlist is on sale. For those that are on sale, the discounts look equal to or worse than previous Steam sales.
Funnily enough, the main thing I'd considered picking up were the...
Just wait a month for the Christmas sale, which will have the same prices and a slight chance of a few games being a bit cheaper.
Yesterday, 01:19 AM
Humble did it first, didn't they? Humble did it with the Warner Bros bundle, which included Arkham Origins DLC even though Arkham Origins wasn't part of the bundle. Humble even 'conveniently'...
An issue with Humble's situation is that they have always had an easy solution, which is to use a single key for the entire bundle (or one for each tier). Humble tried it, and were met with a strong...
25-11-2014, 08:17 PM
That Humble Sega bundle is both disappointing and a bit annoying.
DLC for Total War: Rome II and Football Manager 2015, without the base games.
Standalone expansions for Shogun 2 and Company of...
24-11-2014, 10:56 PM
DRM did lead to the fun of Ubisoft:
1) Using/stealing a piracy group's No-CD patch for an official patch to resolve DRM-related issues in the Direct2Drive version of Vegas 2.
2) Telling users to...
Gala Giveaways was closer to SteamGifts in its beta days. I want to recall the Gala Giveaways FAQ pretty much describing Steam Gifts, except for the description of how points worked.
As for the...
Indie Gala has been more than happy to copy ideas before. Gala Giveaways launched as a fairly blatant clone of Steamgifts, just with a weirder point system and customer service so bad that they made...
19-11-2014, 02:34 PM
Fans called it REmake, at least for the Gamecube version.
17-11-2014, 10:06 PM
What about games where you are gambling with real money to get in-game items, and can then sell those items for real money? Whether intentionally or not, it ends up similar to the Japanese pachinko...
One of my issues with Borderlands is that its loot isn't randomized enough. What can be randomized is very restricted, with some minor number shifts that pale against the importance of weapon level,...
Yes. Some smaller devs have admitted as much, and you even see it posted as advice in columns and the like.
In one of the complaint threads on Steam, one of the original Frozen Synapse devs pointed out that a different development studio did Prime. (FS was Mode 7, while FSP is Double Eleven.) I guess...
16-11-2014, 02:51 AM
To be fair, I was one of the pre-orderers for PC KOFXIII and thus got to play it before official release. My guess is that SNK thought it would be a quick and easy port because the arcade cabinet...
16-11-2014, 01:43 AM
True in one regard, but that is also how PC didn't get Calamity Trigger until after consoles had gotten the sequel Continuum Shift. Steam didn't see Calamity Trigger until early this year, over five...
I quit bothering with Borderlands halfway through 2, and have absolutely zero desire to buy Pre-Sequel based on what I've seen. Borderlands 1 was an obvious and overdue idea, but Gearbox either...
13-11-2014, 09:06 PM
It is a viable idea if you actually sometimes use your gaming laptop as a portable laptop, but want to be able to run more demanding games at home. Well as viable as Alienware gaming laptops ever...
10-11-2014, 03:53 AM
I gave up on the Discovery Queue fairly early because it was so laughably bad.
I just gave it another try. All twelve games were recommended because they were either 'top sellers' or 'popular'. ...
Season pass is an annoying concept, but the DLC was largely going to exist anyway and season passes let you get it for less.
The real issues with season passes are problems that exist without...
31-10-2014, 05:35 PM
It is promising, considering how Koei has treated PC in the past.
The big question is whether it will remain a port of the last gen version, or will it be a port of the PS4/XboxOne version this...
30-10-2014, 09:09 PM
There seems to be an issue with the Groupees Doujin bundle, with people currently not getting Steam keys for BlazBlue. (Game shows up in your profile, but with no key.)
30-10-2014, 03:13 PM
Unfortunately, the PC version of BlazBlue is fairly outdated. There have been two sequels since Calamity Trigger, neither of which were ported to PC.
30-10-2014, 02:34 PM
To be fair, you pretty much have to be Ubisoft to outright state that the primary purpose of your new online delivery service is to act as DRM.
You hype what the service will do for customers, not...
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