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1 year ago#31
Well If the game are good I'll but a physical copy but mostly I limit myself to about 1 game per year because where I live its expensive to buy a physical copy of a game.
1 year ago#32
I just remembered, I also bought the StarCraft 2 expansion last year and it seems that all that was on the disc was a code to unlock the game for download. If I recall, I don't remember data files being on the disc. When I entered the code the unlock the game, it proceeded to download game files. Pretty much paid for a disc with a code in it, if I remember correctly.
1 year ago#33
No local stores sell physical copies in Manitoba so no I don't.
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1 year ago#34
The_Stargazer posted...
Someone will upload games on internet. As a social being, human needs lot of money to buy this and that. So I think it will be wise to keep your money for something more important than bought a physical copy of game that you can get it for free in internet. Download it and don't forget to say thanks to the uploader.
(Personal opinion, please don't mind)


Are you saying you encourage pirating?
1 year ago#35
Jetforcebelmont posted...
Jedi454 posted...
I just cbf going to some crumby retail store to stand in line like an idiot.


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hahahaha.


Don't worry bro, I'm an active human being,
1 year ago#36
If it has a Collector's edition yes. If not, no.
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1 year ago#37
Do they even sell those anymore? The only boxed PC games I see in stores are those 300 in 1 games or those nancy drew's bejewled games. I think maybe I've seen TES collection, but that's it.
1 year ago#38
Very rarely and usually only if it's a Collectors Edition I want. The only 2 games I bought a physical box for this is Reaper of Souls CE and Midway Arcade Treasures Deluxe.
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1 year ago#39
I always do when I can, but there have been a significant mishandling of physical support where I live. Much to my dismay.
1 year ago#40
I only get physical copies if it is some kind of special edition.
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