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Steam: "Midweek Madness: Wings of Prey 50% Off!" ($24.99)


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#1 DRM-Free

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 05:59 PM

Hey CAG people.
Steam has posted their Midweek Madness deal for the week:

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Midweek Madness: Wings of Prey 50% Off!
"Wings of Prey is available for 50% off until Thursday!"

Wings of Prey usually goes for $49.99, so it will be $24.99 during this sale.

Wings of Prey - $24.99 (50% off) [MetaCritic: 79]

Wings of Prey Demo - Free

Edited by EliotAndrews, 23 February 2010 - 07:08 PM.
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#2 JUDOHAWK

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 06:01 PM

If only I had a flightstick.........

#3 cheapo72

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 06:01 PM

I was in the process of posting this when I noticed the deal/news/graphic was pulled from the front page. I assume they're still going to go through with it, though.

#4 Mike UFC

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 06:02 PM

Confirmed according to the game page.

http://store.steampo....com/app/45300/

Another skip for me this week.

#5 2000man

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 06:03 PM

Metacritic = 79 I think I will pass. I don't really dig flight sim/aerial combat games.

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 06:11 PM

Yeah, even when I was posting this, the price was still $49.99. Now that it's $24.99, it's official enough.

I agree, though, this is a definite skip.

#7 ChernobylCow

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 06:31 PM

Oh snap, reminded me of when they sold out of Prey.

#8 fart_bubble

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 06:34 PM

wish I could run it
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#9 Muitabui

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 06:39 PM

was hoping for another classic game to go 50% off
skipping this one
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glad to be saving money this midweek :D

#10 Reaperain

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 07:54 PM

Woah woah woah. Doesnt this game have some ridiculous install policy. Even with Steam you have a limited number of installs. Its crazy. Some people report that they couldnt install again after just three reinstalls. And whats worse is that Im not sure if the company will fix that. Id rather pay like $10 or less for a game that has that sort of DRM. Frak that.

#11 animalspinners

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 07:59 PM

Woah woah woah. Doesnt this game have some ridiculous install policy. Even with Steam you have a limited number of installs. Its crazy. Some people report that they couldnt install again after just three reinstalls. And whats worse is that Im not sure if the company will fix that. Id rather pay like $10 or less for a game that has that sort of DRM. Frak that.


To top it all off, the DRM is the infamous Starforce.

#12 Reaperain

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 08:23 PM

To top it all off, the DRM is the infamous Starforce.


Ya...I think...HELL NO. Its a sexy game but I say dont screw yourself by getting a game that doesnt even let you take advantage of Steam properly. Weekend sale should be better. This is a scam. Haha.

#13 gamer1233

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 10:21 PM

Starforce made my decision really easy. I just dont understand some developers/publishers, steam is a form of drm.

#14 Ecofreak

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 10:30 PM

Starforce made my decision really easy. I just dont understand some developers/publishers, steam is a form of drm.


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#15 Dark Lord Greg

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Posted 23 February 2010 - 11:06 PM

meh will skip, I could go for Half-Life Anthology sale right now...just saying. I never finished Half-Life because the graphics made my eyes bleed but want to play it now

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Posted 24 February 2010 - 04:07 AM

meh will skip, I could go for Half-Life Anthology sale right now...just saying. I never finished Half-Life because the graphics made my eyes bleed but want to play it now


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#17 fester

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Posted 24 February 2010 - 04:28 AM

Starforce made my decision really easy. I just dont understand some developers/publishers, steam is a form of drm.


I despise all forms of DRM, but I will at least tolerate Steam when the price of the game is ridiculously good. Losing access to my collection of $5 games when Valve goes tits-up won't be the end of the world...but paying $25 to have Starforce rape and pillage my computer? Hell no.

Here's to hoping a Civ IV sale makes it way back again sometime soon, the recent Civ 5 announcement got me interested in the series again.