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Left 4 Dead (1 & 2) 50% off on Steam


#1 Oscar Explosion   Awesometastic! CAGiversary!   99 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 October 2010 - 11:12 PM

Left 4 Dead ($9.99): http://store.steampowered.com/app/500/

Left 4 Dead 2($9.99): http://store.steampowered.com/app/550/

Left 4 Dead Bundle (includes both L4D 1 and 2): $14.99

Left 4 Dead (both 1 & 2) 4 Pack : $29.99


Note: Mac support has just been added to Left 4 Dead 1

#2 aznguyen316   Rock Chalk CAGiversary!   3213 Posts   Joined 7.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 October 2010 - 11:18 PM

just so people know this sale is because L4D1 is now available on Mac OSX yay. haha
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#3 tufnoodle   CAG Veteran CAG Veteran   30 Posts   Joined 10.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 October 2010 - 11:28 PM

Nice! Thanks for posting this!

#4 BitLooter   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   564 Posts   Joined 6.0 Years Ago  

Posted 27 October 2010 - 11:46 PM

Thanks for posting. I'll hold out until L4D is $5 again, though.
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#5 DRM-Free   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1389 Posts   Joined 6.8 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 12:07 AM

Thanks for posting. I'll hold out until L4D is $5 again, though.

Was it offered for $5? Whatever the case may be, I'm totally waiting for the Holiday Sale, at the very least. These are certainly nice prices, though.

Steam is making my "skimping until the Holiday Sale" plan difficult, though.

#6 Alamo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1665 Posts   Joined 5.7 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 12:16 AM

How much was left 4 dead 1 and 2 with that last big special they had???

#7 killerthrust   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   250 Posts   Joined 6.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 October 2010 - 12:21 AM

How much was left 4 dead 1 and 2 with that last big special they had???


it was a few weeks ago where L4D1 & 2 were bundle for 10.xx . i believe they were 6.xx each without the bundle

#8 Oscar Explosion   Awesometastic! CAGiversary!   99 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 October 2010 - 12:22 AM

how much was left 4 dead 1 and 2 with that last big special they had???


$6.79 each

around $10 for the bundle

#9 Alamo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1665 Posts   Joined 5.7 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 12:30 AM

do you guys think i could be able to run these games good? with this laptop:



http://www.walmart.c...-219WM/14224748

#10 scarhawk   Really CHEAP! CAGiversary!   2322 Posts   Joined 6.1 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 12:51 AM

Yes. But on relatively low settings. So don't expect to get smooth gameplay with a high resolution, especially with that GPU. But it should still be able to run it.
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#11 Alamo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1665 Posts   Joined 5.7 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 12:53 AM

Yes. But on relatively low settings. So don't expect to get smooth gameplay with a high resolution, especially with that GPU. But it should still be able to run it.



how bad does it look on low settings? should i go for the deal or wait??


i was also waiting on some deals for the xbox 360 on these games but 7 dollars each for both sounds good.

#12 scarhawk   Really CHEAP! CAGiversary!   2322 Posts   Joined 6.1 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 01:01 AM

If I were you I'd invest in a better computer. But here's how it should look like: Low Res Shot
Notice how the gun looks bland with no detail. That kind of stuff is what you'll get at Low resolution.
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Posted 28 October 2010 - 01:02 AM

If I were you I'd invest in a better computer. But here's how it should look like: Low Res Shot
Notice how the gun looks bland with no detail. That kind of stuff is what you'll get at Low resolution.



would it still be playable? frames wise?

#14 scarhawk   Really CHEAP! CAGiversary!   2322 Posts   Joined 6.1 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 01:14 AM

Yes it should be.
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#15 MysterD   CAG's "Iconic" Toaster CAGiversary!   16346 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago   Has been playing Dark Souls
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Posted 28 October 2010 - 01:46 AM

Great deal for 2 awesome games.

#16 GaveUpTomorrow   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1683 Posts   Joined 8.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 October 2010 - 01:49 AM

how bad does it look on low settings? should i go for the deal or wait??


i was also waiting on some deals for the xbox 360 on these games but 7 dollars each for both sounds good.


It won't look much different than the 360 version. I was surprised how bad the 360 version looked compared to the PC version. PC FTW :)

I'd wait until one of the holiday sales though if you are unsure, as it is almost guaranteed to be just as cheep and probably cheaper.


#17 aznguyen316   Rock Chalk CAGiversary!   3213 Posts   Joined 7.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 October 2010 - 01:56 AM

do you guys think i could be able to run these games good? with this laptop:



http://www.walmart.c...-219WM/14224748


It'll run really poorly, if you don't mind like 800x600 resolution low settings, then I guess.
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#18 funsocaltiger   13 Platinums CAGiversary!   112 Posts   Joined 6.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 October 2010 - 02:14 AM

How much was left 4 dead 1 and 2 with that last big special they had???


I paid $10.19 for the bundle.
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#19 dudejeff22   Boned CAGiversary!   483 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 09:30 AM

Yup, $5.09 each if you bought the bundle last time around. I bet they'll hit around the same price during the Christmas sale.

Still though, these games are awesome! I recommend picking at least one of them up for $10, then waiting for the other to go on sale again.

#20 Gothic Walrus   Goo Goo G'Joob. CAGiversary!   10005 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 October 2010 - 12:19 PM

Yup, $5.09 each if you bought the bundle last time around. I bet they'll hit around the same price during the Christmas sale.


Given that the games have never been that low before, I wouldn't count on it.

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#21 gamegirl79   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   254 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 01:21 PM

How long do sales like this usually last?
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#22 BouncingSoul   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   123 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 October 2010 - 02:12 PM

I think I'll bite on 2. I'll make up the $5 I could save by waiting by skipping a trip to subway. This is a double dip for me cuz I already have it for 360, but after playing for a while I remembered ho much I hate the xbox live community. Long live steam.
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#23 ma   Rattled By The Rush CAGiversary!   825 Posts   Joined 10.4 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 02:51 PM

would it still be playable? frames wise?


http://www.notebookc...50.29664.0.html

Looks like those who said it would be perfectly playable at low settings are right.

#24 seanr1221   :'( CAGiversary!   24428 Posts   Joined 9.7 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 03:19 PM

Why isn't this listed under cross-platform play? I want to grab it to play with my friend, but I want to make sure him being on a PC and me being on a Mac won't be an issue.

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#25 palejackal   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   156 Posts   Joined 7.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 October 2010 - 03:29 PM

I'd assume cross-platform play refers to 360 and PC, like Shadowrun.

You can play on your Mac while your friend plays on PC.

#26 ma   Rattled By The Rush CAGiversary!   825 Posts   Joined 10.4 Years Ago  

Posted 28 October 2010 - 04:36 PM

Why isn't this listed under cross-platform play? I want to grab it to play with my friend, but I want to make sure him being on a PC and me being on a Mac won't be an issue.


Though I haven't personally verified this, according to the L4D blog and other internet sources, they are cross-platform compatible:
http://www.l4d.com/b...ost.php?id=3570