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User Info: AlexTheNextOne

AlexTheNextOne
3 years ago#1
I'm talking all aspects about them, not simply their stance on DRM. Things like independent dev support, price points, them as a company vs. a company like Valve, etc.

My favorite thing about them has to be how they tweak all their games to work without issues on newer operating systems, something I wish Steam would do more often, if at all.

inb4notBlogFAQs, as I asked a question.
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User Info: MahoganyTooth92

MahoganyTooth92
3 years ago#2
More competition is always good.
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User Info: MarceloSampaio

MarceloSampaio
3 years ago#3
I never used GoG. I wish I could though, seeing as they have many games I want (the classics, specially), and their DRM policies REALLY interest me.

But they still don't accept Brazilian credit cards, something that prevents me buying from them...
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User Info: lionheart5656

lionheart5656
3 years ago#4
MarceloSampaio posted...
I never used GoG. I wish I could though, seeing as they have many games I want (the classics, specially), and their DRM policies REALLY interest me.

But they still don't accept Brazilian credit cards, something that prevents me buying from them...


I have so many jokes I want to make that would all get me moderated.

This post will have to do.
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User Info: Zohar_Metatron

Zohar_Metatron
3 years ago#5
I like GoG on the whole, but I wish they'd patch up some of the holes in their library. Not in terms of additional games (I'm sure they want Lucas on there just as much of the rest of us), but there's still quite a few games on there with missing alternate versions and expansions. (Also not sure why Munch's Oddysee isn't on there, though this isn't a huge deal.)
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User Info: MarceloSampaio

MarceloSampaio
3 years ago#6
lionheart5656 posted...
MarceloSampaio posted...
I never used GoG. I wish I could though, seeing as they have many games I want (the classics, specially), and their DRM policies REALLY interest me.

But they still don't accept Brazilian credit cards, something that prevents me buying from them...


I have so many jokes I want to make that would all get me moderated.

This post will have to do.


Probably some 'Murica-type jokes.

Nah, thanks.
:3
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User Info: pothocket

pothocket
3 years ago#7
I like GOG and I like how they include things like DOS-Box to automatically get games running properly . I bought a lot of games from them during their Summer Sale that I'm still playing through.
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User Info: Gwendal

Gwendal
3 years ago#8
GoG is awesome all around. In addition to what's already been mentioned, they don't pretend US dollars and Euro are the same thing, unlike Steam. That's something I appreciate as a European customer.
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User Info: Digital Storm

Digital Storm
3 years ago#9
Never used them so I don't care all that much.
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User Info: Th1rte3n

Th1rte3n
3 years ago#10
MarceloSampaio posted...
lionheart5656 posted...
MarceloSampaio posted...
I never used GoG. I wish I could though, seeing as they have many games I want (the classics, specially), and their DRM policies REALLY interest me.

But they still don't accept Brazilian credit cards, something that prevents me buying from them...


I have so many jokes I want to make that would all get me moderated.

This post will have to do.


Probably some 'Murica-type jokes.

Nah, thanks.


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