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3. Re: etc. Dec 18, 2008, 13:47 peteham
 
Good grief. I just noticed the new pricing on Steam thanks to their european local currency. I can't help but laugh at this. They've swapped the currencies, but not the digits, so apparently, 1 USD = 1 EUR. Which in my case translates to a 40% or so increase in price. What happened to "cutting out the middleman reduces prices for the customer"? Retail copies are now officially cheaper than steam by a nice margin, and that includes local taxes (ie VAT).. Incredible.

GG Valve. You had a great service going, but L4D now represents the very last penny you'll ever get out of me. http://steamcommunity.com/groups/1e1us

This comment was edited on Dec 18, 2008, 13:51.
 
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