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Assassin's Creed 1 or 2 $4.99, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit $9.99 (PC) @ Bestbuy.com


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#1 Bosamba

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 02:21 PM

I was browsing the sale pages, and noticed these were not listed in the weekly ad.

Assassin's Creed-Windows[Digital Download] $4.99 - http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Assassin's+Creed-Windows%5BDigital+Download%5D/1000000695.p?id=1000000571&skuId=1000000695

Assassin's Creed 2-Windows[Digital Download] $4.99 - http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Assassin's+Creed+2-Windows%5BDigital+Download%5D/1000000696.p?id=1000000572&skuId=1000000696

Need for Speed: ProStreet - Windows [Digital Download] $4.99 - http://www.bestbuy.c...kuId=1000000543

Need for Speed: Undercover-Windows[Digital Download] $4.99 - http://www.bestbuy.c...kuId=1000000545

Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit-Windows[Digital Download] $9.99 - http://www.bestbuy.c...kuId=1000000542

Need for Speed: Shift-Windows[Digital Download] $9.99 - http://www.bestbuy.c...kuId=1000001445

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 02:33 PM

Do these work on Steam?

#3 danh920

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 02:44 PM

Do these work on Steam?


probably not the EA games though I'm sure they would work on origin

#4 topplehat

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 02:49 PM

Since when did Best Buy decide to have good gaming deals?

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 03:16 PM

Nice prices on AC 1 and 2! Does anyone know how long this sale lasts? I was hoping to pick up a PS3 copy of AC 1 and possibly 2 during or right after BF if they were on sale. Id rather have a PS3 copy so I can beat the games and then trade them in later :p, plus I don't think my laptop can run them as well as my PS3.
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#6 cycophuk

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 04:33 PM

Bought Assassin's Creed 2 and there is good news and bad news.

The good news is that it's actually the Deluxe Edition

The bad news is that you have to download it using Best Buy's own download app. It is horrible. I guess it's the sacrifice you make for being cheap.

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 04:46 PM

Bought Assassin's Creed 2 and there is good news and bad news.

The good news is that it's actually the Deluxe Edition

The bad news is that you have to download it using Best Buy's own download app. It is horrible. I guess it's the sacrifice you make for being cheap.


Does the service let you keep the installer files?
As long as it does that, you can back them up on HDD, DVD's, BR discs, or whatever.

#8 Blade

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 04:51 PM

Damn, I was excited until I saw "Windows." There are way too many company-specific download apps now. =_=

#9 MysterD

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 04:54 PM

Damn, I was excited until I saw "Windows." There are way too many company-specific download apps now. =_=

Most of these download apps are for PC games, though.

XBL [for X360] and PSN [for PS3] seem to be the big ones on the consoles for download apps.

#10 cycophuk

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 06:27 PM

Does the service let you keep the installer files?
As long as it does that, you can back them up on HDD, DVD's, BR discs, or whatever.


I don't know at the moment. I had to use their download app to download the game and right now the game is installing. It seems that the game installs directly to your harddrive rather than having to be played though the Best Buy app though, so that is a bonus. Just dumb that they couldn't hook you up with Steam keys.

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 07:22 PM

Bought Assassin's Creed 2 and there is good news and bad news.

The good news is that it's actually the Deluxe Edition

The bad news is that you have to download it using Best Buy's own download app. It is horrible. I guess it's the sacrifice you make for being cheap.


I typed In PS3 download because I saw a thread with 360 downloads, the other day. What are your thoughts on BB's PS3 downloads?

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#12 CaseX

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 07:29 PM

I got all excited until I noticed "(PC)" in the title. :(

#13 cycophuk

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 10:24 PM

I typed In PS3 download because I saw a thread with 360 downloads, the other day. What are your thoughts on BB's PS3 downloads?


I've never used them for PS3 downloads, so I am unable to give an opinion.

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 11:29 PM

how much for trade in?

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Posted 20 November 2011 - 11:42 PM

I really want AC II and for Deluxe that it's a steal.
Anyone know if it's Steam addable?

#16 MysterD

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Posted 21 November 2011 - 04:17 AM

I really want AC II and for Deluxe that it's a steal.
Anyone know if it's Steam addable?


Why would UbiSoft sell a game that you can register-up on Steam?
They got their own service they want you using - UPlay.

Also, AC2 is not listed on that list of games you can register on Steam.

Keep in mind - you can add any Non-Steam to Steam, for some of Steam's benefits [Steam's friends list features and take screenshots].
You won't get ALL the benefits of Steam, of course...since those are for Steamworks-required games or Steam versions of games bought directly through Steam.