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Tropico 4 : Modern Times $4.99 PCDL @ Gamestreamer.com


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#1 Meatyflakes

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 11:54 AM

http://www.gamestrea...odern-times-dlc

Not sure if this is just a price error or what, but you can grab the Tropico 4 Modern Times DLC (list price $19.99) for $4.99 at gamestreamer.com

Contrary to the websites name, it's not a steaming service (ALA OnLive), it's just another download site.

It is NOT COMPATIBLE with the Steam version


I grabbed it last night, entered the serial in my (US) Amazon copy of Tropico 4, and it download perfectly (650'ish MBs) and booted up no problem. After purchasing, your serial number is displayed, just toss it in the Tropico 4 launcher, and you are good to go.

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#2 Cbarnes86

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 01:11 PM

Great find man, downloading now. Love Tropico. I can't believe I got Tropico 4 AND this DLC for 10 bucks!

PS. I just hope this doesn't happen like another deal I found on here from a third party website that gave me a key for "The Sims 3 Pets" and got my EA account banned.

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#3 buckythekat

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 03:25 PM

thanks for including the note about the Steam version in the OP

guess I'll have to wait for the eventual Steam sale

#4 rybrad

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 05:28 PM

Good find OP. Paid with Paypal and plugged the key into the launcher with no issues.

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#5 Decker

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 05:30 PM

I thought Tropico 4 was a Steamworks game, isn't it?

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#6 Icegaryen

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 05:37 PM

Thanks a ton OP! Was really looking forward to it and did not want to spend $20 on it while buying the game for $4

#7 rybrad

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 06:01 PM

I thought Tropico 4 was a Steamworks game, isn't it?

Negative. The Steam version is the unique "Steam Special Edition" and can only be purchased on Steam.

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#8 Prismatico

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 06:26 PM

I thought Tropico 4 was a Steamworks game, isn't it?


Yes and no. A lot of games have unique Steam-only Steamworks versions. It's a growing trend.

#9 TwelveVolt

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 08:03 PM

Anybody else have any experiences with gamestreamer? This is a nice price, but are they on the up-and-up?

#10 rybrad

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 09:34 PM

Anybody else have any experiences with gamestreamer? This is a nice price, but are they on the up-and-up?

It looks like at least 3 of us have bought the game and registered the key with Kalypso fine. Multiple reputable sites (Gamasutra, for example) have articles referencing them. I would say that all points to legit.

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#11 Meatyflakes

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 09:36 PM

Glad to see people are getting in on this deal!

Oh, and gamestreamer is linked directly from the Paradox website as a digital storefront, so no worries there.
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#12 TwelveVolt

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 10:07 PM

Well... you guys talked me into it. Enablers....

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 10:42 PM

I bought it. Worked fine. I purchased Tropico 4 from Amazon last Thanksgiving.

#14 TwelveVolt

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 11:46 PM

Well.... the code I got doesn't work. When I put it into the Kalypso launcher, I get an "invalid code" message. :wall:

#15 rybrad

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 05:08 AM

Well.... the code I got doesn't work. When I put it into the Kalypso launcher, I get an "invalid code" message. :wall:

Are you sure you got the whole code in? When I copy/pasted mine it missed the last 4 letters so I had to manually type them in.

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#16 TwelveVolt

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 06:22 PM

Are you sure you got the whole code in? When I copy/pasted mine it missed the last 4 letters so I had to manually type them in.

Yeah, I manually typed it 6 or 7 times, then tried copy/pasting both from my email and my account page at gamestreamer's website a few more times. No dice. I sent them an email, but I imagine I won't even hear back until Monday. :censored:

#17 TwelveVolt

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 09:55 PM

Quick update: I got a replacement key earlier today, and it worked fine. I'm impressed with the support I got from gamestreamer.

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 12:15 AM

Worked great. Combo'd this up with Gamersgate's Tropico sale this weekend.
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