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TimePharaoh posted...Name tons of them that weren't on sale.
Tons is plural.
My bad, don't know how I got blue ray and PS3 into my head here. But let's assume that DVDs weigh the same as blue ray disks, and with the plural of tons, we're talking at least 108,000. But from the context, one would normally be referring to at least 3 tons, so let's say 162,000.
Does Steam even have that many games? I know they carry a lot of indie and shovelware titles, but that seems to be stretching a bit.
The moderation staff and system on this website are both absolutely terrible.
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It's not the problem of already owning what I want.
In fact I am quite OK with what I have being on sale because me myself haven't been a user from the start and I benefited from the repeats.
The problem is that the discounts aren't as strong as they used to be 2 years ago and even games I have gotten for -75% they often only go to -50 to -66%, and no, they didn't drop their base price. You can tell it's an effect of Steam having many more users and not needing to cause as much impact with great sales to grow like before.
And by Steam I don't mean Steam itself, but the collective of companies involved.
There'd better be? what are you going to do if there isn't? Whine some more? Why did you make another topic about this?
Goddamn, the entitlement some people have.
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You didn't hear? Strange, I thought everyone knew. Gaben got so fed up with your whining (Yes, you in particular), that he's decided against ever having any major sales again.
Thanks a sodding lot.
Cool_Dude667 posted...Steam sales have been pretty lackluster this past year anyways...
I'm not discounting that(as I went totally overboard last summer), but lately it seems like they are watering it down a LOT with early access games as features.
Also, Chess is a game of skill much like all gameplay only video games. So it is pretty mindless if you think about it.-mtjormitch
LordOfLegacies posted...TimePharaoh posted...Name tons of them that weren't on sale.
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LostHisHardcore posted...Cool_Dude667 posted...Steam sales have been pretty lackluster this past year anyways...
While I'll agree there could stand to be more variety among the deal types...you do realize that games on sale for a smaller discount then you might like still qualifies as a sale, and that the flash/community deals have only been around for three sales now, meaning that there were still a lot more featured titles then there have been in sales past?
lately it seems like they are watering it down a LOT with early access games as features.
Out of ten "featured" sales, two were early access, and both of them are popular titles that are fully playable, even if they're not feature-complete. There were only a handful more among the rest of the dailies as well. OH NO SO MUCH EARLY ACCESS
By Grabthar's Hammer, what a savings.
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