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Old 07-17-2013, 07:00 PM   #61
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Does anybody else use an adapter to connect a wireless Xbox controller? I can't get mine working!

I might go post a thread in the Tech Centre part of the forum, if anyone wants more info to try and help me out. It looks like the controller recognises it but just won't connect.
Mine works fine on windows 7, make sure your adapater is fully updated, it won't update everything automatically you have to search for drivers sometimes.
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Old 07-17-2013, 08:15 PM   #62
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EDIT: Nevermind, got it working with some proper f***ing drivers from MS rather than the BS it comes with on-disc thanks to a helpful review on Amazon.
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Old 07-18-2013, 08:10 AM   #63
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Quite a few GWFL are on sale on steam:

BattleStations Pacfic $3.05
Dirt 2 $5.09
Dirt 3 $8.49
Flatout: Ultimate Carnage $4.99
Fuel $2.49
Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet $7.49
Ms. SPlosion Man $4.99
Red Faction $9.99
Resident Evil 5 $9.99
Section 8 $1.28
Star Wars The Clone Wars $13.39
Virtua Tennis 4 $7.49

This sale ends on Monday (22nd of July)
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Old 07-18-2013, 08:28 AM   #64
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Quite a few GWFL are on sale on steam:

BattleStations Pacfic $3.05
Dirt 2 $5.09
Dirt 3 $8.49
Flatout: Ultimate Carnage $4.99
Fuel $2.49
Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet $7.49
Ms. SPlosion Man $4.99
Red Faction $9.99
Resident Evil 5 $9.99
Section 8 $1.28
Star Wars The Clone Wars $13.39
Virtua Tennis 4 $7.49

This sale ends on Monday (22nd of July)
Huh, I came here to thank you for pointing out Battlestations Pacific, but it turns out I already have it Past Steam sales have added so much filler to my library that I never noticed it. I almost bought the game on GMG a few weeks back for the Genre tournament too, glad I opted out of it at the time.

I'm considering Section 8 just because that's stupid cheap, but I remember not caring for the demo back in the day and there's little to be done without multiplayer which I imagine is completely dead. Fuel is also up for consideration due to price alone. The rest will need a daily deal for consideration.

Grabbed Dark Souls for $7.49 (daily deal). At this point the only games I really want on a Daily Deal are Street Fighter x Tekken, Lost Planet 2, and Bulletstorm.

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Old 07-18-2013, 08:55 AM   #65
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I'm considering Section 8 just because that's stupid cheap, but I remember not caring for the demo back in the day and there's little to be done without multiplayer which I imagine is completely dead.
The servers for Section 8 are down so you can't even play multiplayer but I'm thinking of picking it up for the single player...
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Old 07-20-2013, 09:17 AM   #66
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Grabbed Dark Souls for $7.49 (daily deal). At this point the only games I really want on a Daily Deal are Street Fighter x Tekken, Lost Planet 2, and Bulletstorm.
For some reason I can't find Bulletstorm or Lost Planet 2 on my Steam.
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Old 07-20-2013, 10:53 AM   #67
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For some reason I can't find Bulletstorm or Lost Planet 2 on my Steam.
Here you go!

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Fallout 3 GOTY just got for £2.49 in the flash sale(?)
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Just a heads-up; it seems that DiRT 2 has two unobtainable achievements since the "Dirtnet" servers were shut down. These are: "Tourney" and "Ain't Afraid of No Ghost"

It's still actually a pretty decent game though, almost 4 years on; even with the other drivers' voices.
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Old 07-21-2013, 08:40 AM   #70
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They still don't show for me, must be a region thing as I can't find Arkham City either.

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Fallout 3 GOTY just got for £2.49 in the flash sale(?)
Dam I missed it : (
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Old 07-27-2013, 01:27 PM   #71
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Blacklight Tango Down - £0.75 (guessing $0.99)

http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-GB/Pr...5-d80458410a6d

I know it was this price awhile ago when Microsoft had a sale on a few GFWL games.
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Old 07-27-2013, 02:31 PM   #72
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Blacklight Tango Down - £0.75 (guessing $0.99)

http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-GB/Pr...5-d80458410a6d

I know it was this price awhile ago when Microsoft had a sale on a few GFWL games.
12 achievements, all online, are there enough people playing it to be able to get them all? It looks like a bare minimum of 100 games on Insane to be able to get enough XP.
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Dam I missed it : (
Fallout 3 usually goes for 3 keys on TF2Outpost. Basically about 4.50.
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Old 08-15-2013, 05:54 PM   #74
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Red Faction: Guerilla is on sale for $3.99 on Steam.

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Doesn't look much like the original Red Faction!
Has a hefty TA score of over 4k; might be tricky getting this to 1,000GS
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Do people play multiplayer anymore or would boosting be the only way to complete the whole game?
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Bioshock 2 GFWL - £3.49 from Greenman Gaming.

Also Bioshock 1 GFW - £2.49 from the same place but no achievements obviously.


Don't think these are the cheapest they have been but good prices nonetheless.
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Bioshock 2 GFWL - £3.49 from Greenman Gaming.

Also Bioshock 1 GFW - £2.49 from the same place but no achievements obviously.


Don't think these are the cheapest they have been but good prices nonetheless.
fyi its only bioshock 2 that has gfwl dude.
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Also Bioshock 1 GFW - £2.49 from the same place but no achievements obviously.
Hence the 'Also' and 'no achievements'
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Hence the 'Also' and 'no achievements'
sorry didn't read it all but its not worth really playing on pc trust me lol.
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Steam Capcom sale:

Dark Void - £1.62 (2 unobtainable achievements)
Lost Plant 2 - £3.24
Resident Evil 5 - £3.49
Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition - £3.74


There are also these with achievements but I don't think the prices are that great TBH:

Dead Rising 2 - £7.49
Dead Rising 2: Off The Record - £11.49
Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City - £7.81
Street Fighter X Tekken - £11.49
Street Fighter IV - £6.99
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Steam Capcom sale:

Dark Void - £1.62 (2 unobtainable achievements)
Lost Plant 2 - £3.24
Resident Evil 5 - £3.49
Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition - £3.74


There are also these with achievements but I don't think the prices are that great TBH:

Dead Rising 2 - £7.49
Dead Rising 2: Off The Record - £11.49
Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City - £7.81
Street Fighter X Tekken - £11.49
Street Fighter IV - £6.99
Are you sure about Dark Void? I was under the impression that the only version of Dark Void with GFWL achievements was the one on the GFWL Marketplace, bought any other way I thought had no achievements.
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Are you sure about Dark Void? I was under the impression that the only version of Dark Void with GFWL achievements was the one on the GFWL Marketplace, bought any other way I thought had no achievements.
Cheers, I wasn't aware of that and will check it out tomorrow. Right now however I need my zzzzzzzz's :P
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Cheers, I wasn't aware of that and will check it out tomorrow. Right now however I need my zzzzzzzz's :P
Cheers, I know the disc version wasn't GFWL and heard it never got patched to add it. I was under the impression that the Steam version didn't either but could be wrong.
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Cheers, I know the disc version wasn't GFWL and heard it never got patched to add it. I was under the impression that the Steam version didn't either but could be wrong.
You were spot on, the Steam version is not GFWL.

Shame, as that would have been an easy 955GS for the price of half a pint!
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Batman: Arkham Asylum Game of the Year Edition - 75% off - £2.50
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Batman: Arkham City - Game of the Year Edition - 75% off - £5.00
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EDIT: Can someone confirm that these are still GFWL-enabled? It doesn't say anything on Steam. Deal is on til October 21st.


No longer GFWL. Still a good deal though.
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EDIT: Can someone confirm that these are still GFWL-enabled? It doesn't say anything on Steam. Deal is on til October 21st.
These do not have GFWL and are now Steam powered.
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