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Modern Warfare 2 Digital Distribution Backlash

Direct2Drive has word they will not carry Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 due to its use of the competing Steam service. There's a statement about this on Gamasutra where Direct2Drive says: "We donít believe games should force the user to install a Trojan Horse," referring to Steam. Voodoo Extreme also notes that online retailers GamersGate and Impulse are following suit, with Impulse saying: "The most obvious issue is the forced inclusion of a competitor's store that blocks us from carrying the game."

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13. Re: Modern Warfare 2 Digital Distribution Backlash Nov 6, 2009, 11:21 Zardoz5
In the mean time, they can burn those bridges that got them where they are.

Very well said man!

Indeed. They've burnt their bridge with me, NO SALE IW! Also no sale to every person who I talk to and inform of IWs consolization of this game.
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