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Can you download a dlc while playing a game?

#1Hucast9Posted 7/2/2013 6:45:20 PM
If so does the game have to be played off the disc? Any exceptions? I know you can't play on-line while downloading.
#2SunDevil77Posted 7/2/2013 6:46:14 PM
I think so. I downloaded GoD Borderlands 2 while playing Lost Odyssey today.
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#3Hucast9(Topic Creator)Posted 7/2/2013 6:46:34 PM
Can you play the single player on an Xbox Live Arcade game off your hard drive while downloading dlc?
#4FundabzPosted 7/2/2013 6:49:12 PM
I think you can.
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#5BrucebeePosted 7/2/2013 7:05:26 PM
Yes. Ive been playing Magic 2014 while downloading Max Payne and C&C
#6Dragon NexusPosted 7/2/2013 7:50:26 PM
Depends on the game.
Some games utilise a constant Live connection. Gears of War 3, for example, has a drop-in-drop-out Co-op feature which means it's using Live all the time. If the console is using Live, downloads are paused. You'll know because a popup will, erm, pop up and tell you.
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#7RenamonPosted 7/2/2013 8:03:44 PM
Using live and installing a game are the only things that will stop downloads.
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