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Gamefly.com Bioware PC Games Sale


#1 makaiokioni   CAG in Training CAG in Training   11 Posts   Joined 1.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 19 April 2013 - 02:45 PM

Gamefly.com is having a fairly hefty sale on some modern day classic RPG's made by none other than Bioware for the PC. You can also use this code GFDAPR20 to get an extra dollar off, making these deals hard to pass up.
The games on sale are

Jade Empire - $3.99
Dragon Age: Origins - $3.99
Dragon Age 2 - $3.99
Mass Effect - $3.99
Mass Effect 2 - $3.99
Mass Effect 3 - $7.99

Link - http://www.gamefly.c...5,150265,150565

I should also mention these are all PC downloads and the sale ends TODAY. I own all but one game on this list and if you enjoy amazing, immersive RPGs and haven't experienced these games, I highly recommend you give them a playthrough. Dragon Age 2 is the only game that I feel suffers in the story department. That is only due to the drastic tone difference from the first and lack of direction in the story. Otherwise, solid game. Anyway, Happy gaming!

Edited by makaiokioni, 19 April 2013 - 02:56 PM.


#2 mbrown3   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   351 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago  

Posted 19 April 2013 - 03:13 PM

The prices listed are AFTER the $1 off. Just a heads up to folks that may not get that (as I didn't when I read it).

#3 Gedemer   Boss CAG CAGiversary!   2818 Posts   Joined 2.0 Years Ago   Has been playing Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition
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Posted 19 April 2013 - 03:14 PM

Dragon Age Origins worth it? Or is DA2 better

Backlog is huge atm :/

(Gues I'm really trying to decide between Mass Effect 3, DA2, and DAO)

#4 mbrown3   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   351 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago  

Posted 19 April 2013 - 03:23 PM

DAO is a far better game than DA2. DAO is arguably one of the best games this gen.

#5 ezelkow1   CAG in Limbo CAGiversary!   596 Posts   Joined 2.2 Years Ago  

Posted 19 April 2013 - 03:57 PM

Are these downloads from gamefly? Or do they go through origin or steam?

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NM, see in the other gamefly post that these are all gamefly downloads except for ME3

#6 grognard66   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   92 Posts   Joined 10.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Dragon Age: Inquisition
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Posted 19 April 2013 - 05:06 PM

Does anyone know if this version of Jade Empire actually works? I tried getting the Steam version last summer and it would lock up at the configuration menu. Going on the message boards I saw that this was a common problem.
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#7 Phaethon360   I dream in 1080p CAGiversary!   115 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 19 April 2013 - 05:10 PM

DAO is a far better game than DA2. DAO is arguably one of the best games this gen.


This guy knows what's up.

#8 ebok007   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   35 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago  

Posted 19 April 2013 - 05:10 PM

Does anyone know if this version of Jade Empire actually works? I tried getting the Steam version last summer and it would lock up at the configuration menu. Going on the message boards I saw that this was a common problem.


I had the same issue with the Steam version, but it is working now, played it a few months ago.

#9 clonesniper666   Final Fantasy Fanatic CAGiversary!   2552 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago   Has been playing Final Fantasy XIV Online: A Realm Reborn
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Posted 19 April 2013 - 05:13 PM

Also this sale should run till the 22nd unlike on the OP stating it ends today. At least according to Gamefly.

#10 simpsonps121  

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Posted 19 April 2013 - 05:57 PM

Agreed with the above. DAO is incredible. DA2 - not a bad game, but no where near DAO.

#11 Leggo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   333 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

Posted 19 April 2013 - 06:48 PM

Is Mass Effect 1 redeemable on Origin? I already have the Steam version, but I can't redeem that code on Origin, and it bothers me that I've got parts of the trilogy on difference services. :\

#12 MysterD   CAG's "Favorite" DRM-Cashew & Cylon-Toaster CAGiversary!   15720 Posts   Joined 11.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Double Dragon: Neon
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Posted 19 April 2013 - 09:10 PM

Is Mass Effect 1 redeemable on Origin? I already have the Steam version, but I can't redeem that code on Origin, and it bothers me that I've got parts of the trilogy on difference services. :\


I never was able to get my ME1 copy from Retail ever to activate on Origin.

Does Steam-version give you a CD key?
If yes - did you try activating your Steam-key onto Origin?

To see if you have a CD key w/ Steam-version - right click on your game while in Steam client-program and click on "View CD key".
If it's there.
Try doing it through Origin program directly or through this link that can activate some of the OLDER Origin (EADM) games.

#13 Gedemer   Boss CAG CAGiversary!   2818 Posts   Joined 2.0 Years Ago   Has been playing Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition
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Posted 19 April 2013 - 10:45 PM

Kingdoms of Amalur for 10$
OR
Dragon Age Origins Awakening for 6$

WhicH OnE is betteR?

#14 IronChariot   In My Country There Is Problem CAGiversary!   2071 Posts   Joined 6.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 19 April 2013 - 11:50 PM

Still waiting on the inevitable $4-5 Mass Effect 3 sale.

#15 KipKips   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   86 Posts   Joined 2.7 Years Ago  

Posted 20 April 2013 - 12:59 AM

Kingdoms of Amalur for 10$
OR
Dragon Age Origins Awakening for 6$

WhicH OnE is betteR?


Dragon Age, by a mile (I'm assuming this is a package with both Origins AND Awakening in it). Kingdoms of Amalur's story sucks, is highly repetitive, and the characters are uninteresting. DAO, though it might be a little repetitive, makes up for it by having great characters and a very immersive story.

#16 WilliamG   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1409 Posts   Joined 10.1 Years Ago  

Posted 20 April 2013 - 01:27 AM

Dragon Age (the first one) is one of the absolute best games I've played. I was hooked from beginning to end.
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#17 AionTelos   is PLUS ONE PIG! CAGiversary!   808 Posts   Joined 5.5 Years Ago  

Posted 20 April 2013 - 01:28 AM

Kingdoms of Amalur for 10$
OR
Dragon Age Origins Awakening for 6$

WhicH OnE is betteR?


KoA is more of a hack'n'slash compared to the RTS style of Dragon Age.

Though if you are just looking for story DA wins hands over fists.

#18 DrowVampyre   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   162 Posts   Joined 4.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 April 2013 - 01:52 AM

I actually prefer DA2 to DA:O, but I know I'm in the minority there. The only one I would caution about is ME3...that ruined the entire franchise for me, but I hear there's a mod that fixes the horrendous ending to some extent.

#19 Leggo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   333 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

Posted 20 April 2013 - 05:26 AM

I never was able to get my ME1 copy from Retail ever to activate on Origin.

Does Steam-version give you a CD key?
If yes - did you try activating your Steam-key onto Origin?

To see if you have a CD key w/ Steam-version - right click on your game while in Steam client-program and click on "View CD key".
If it's there.
Try doing it through Origin program directly or through this link that can activate some of the OLDER Origin (EADM) games.


While I appreciate the long and thoughtful reply, you may have missed the part where I said "I already have the Steam version, but I can't redeem that code on Origin."

To clarify, it's not that I'm reluctant to, it just doesn't work.

#20 Syntax Error   Art School Dropout CAGiversary!   4067 Posts   Joined 2.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 April 2013 - 05:29 AM

Also this sale should run till the 22nd unlike on the OP stating it ends today. At least according to Gamefly.

Sale is still running but the extra-savings coupon expired.

Edit: Code SLICKAPR10 works for 10% off. It's something, anyway.

#21 Syntax Error   Art School Dropout CAGiversary!   4067 Posts   Joined 2.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 April 2013 - 02:46 PM

Did anyone buy Jade Empire? Was curious to know the DRM: Required Origin, Origin-Lite (adds to library but not required) or just some Gamefly thing.