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LocutusEstBorg  +   500d ago
Stop buying EA games. Seriously. There is no benefit of owning an EA game on Origin. No achievements, no integration or anything else.

I only purchase games which have advantages over the pirated version, not disadvantages.
DeadlyFire  +   500d ago
I have lived in a day when Achievements didn't exist. Games still worked and they were fun. Xfire was the best friend service at the time.

My only problem with EA Origin games is that they must work before I attempt to buy them. I don't see them worth $50-60 like they expect me to pay either.
SilentNegotiator  +   500d ago
"I have lived in a day when Achievements didn't exist. Games still worked and they were fun"

The point is that you're tied to a service, but with zero benefits.

"There is no benefit of owning an EA game on Origin...no integration or anything else"
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IcicleTrepan  +   500d ago
I don't see a problem with Dead Space 3 in the fact that you can buy resources if you want to. The game doesn't 'advertise' this to you. What I find annoying are the three bot upgrades that they are trying to sell to you that should have been included in the game with a normal upgrade path. They want you to pay 400 points to increase the 'amount' the bots can harvest/carry, which would be a trivial code change of a few moment's work and not something worth 400 points whatsoever. Those bot upgrades really piss me off.
Red_Devilz  +   500d ago
Zynga itself is a huge disgrace to the gaming industry. This greed centric business model is what is killing EA and others alike.

Applying Zynga business model to anything is death to that business, not to mention the pathetic quality of zynga games and their shameless and constant hunger for microtransactions to rip you off.
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