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Anonymous Bosch wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:03 am
For anyone that enjoyed playing hacking games like Uplink and Hacknet in the past, I highly recommend grabbing this while it's on sale:

Dang it, I did enjoy Uplonk and Hacknet in the past! Just when I thought I’d make it through this sale without giving into any temptations.

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I think I need to take a class on this new point thing. I feel like they've just given me Micky Mouse fun money.
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dbt1949 wrote:
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:55 pm
3/4 of my wishlist went on sale with most of them at 60% off.
HELP!
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dbt1949 wrote:
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:55 pm
3/4 of my wishlist went on sale with most of them at 60% off.
HELP!
Yeah. There are a lot that tempt me. But then I remember that I have a HUGE backlog. And they'll be on sale again. So far I haven't seen anything I *need*. We'll see how I feel by the end. I may pick up a few just to get the extra $5 off $30.

So.... not sure I was very helpful there. :D
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dbt1949 wrote:
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:55 pm
3/4 of my wishlist went on sale with most of them at 60% off.
HELP!
Always glad to help. All you have to do is scroll down and click 'Add to Cart.' It's really very easy!
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wonderpug wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 1:16 am
Anonymous Bosch wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:03 am
For anyone that enjoyed playing hacking games like Uplink and Hacknet in the past, I highly recommend grabbing this while it's on sale:

Dang it, I did enjoy Uplonk and Hacknet in the past! Just when I thought I’d make it through this sale without giving into any temptations.
If you already have Hacknet or Uplink, it's only $10.40.
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Blackhawk wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:19 am
dbt1949 wrote:
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:55 pm
3/4 of my wishlist went on sale with most of them at 60% off.
HELP!
Always glad to help. All you have to do is scroll down and click 'Add to Cart.' It's really very easy!
It's the JetFred method. If you own all the games, they can't make you buy any more games!

...it doesn't work that well for me now that I have to buy games for three different steam accounts. :P
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coopasonic wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 3:39 pm

It's the JetFred method. If you own all the games, they can't make you buy any more games!
Except that then you continue buying DLC for games you've never played.
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Blackhawk wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:19 am
dbt1949 wrote:
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:55 pm
3/4 of my wishlist went on sale with most of them at 60% off.
HELP!
Always glad to help. All you have to do is scroll down and click 'Add to Cart.' It's really very easy!
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Archinerd wrote:
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:42 pm
I'm considering Rimworld.
With the $5 discount it would be just under $27, which I think is the lowest ever.
That's a LOT of gameplay for $27 (assuming you like open world type games).

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Man, I keep debating getting Rimworld. But it seems pricey for what appears to be an indie game with lower end graphics. Am I wrong on that and it more than makes up for the 90s look with great gameplay and longevity?

...please say I’m not. Otherwise I’ll spend even more money on this damn sale.
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It looks too complicated for me. Graphics are retro but passable.
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I like Rimworld as a Space Dwarf Fortress but it’s not the same longevity — or headaches.
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I haven't played with the DLC but DF feels like you are building a fortress. Rimworld felt like you are keeping a dozen people alive. I liked Rimworld well enough but I keep coming back to DF and I've yet to go back to Rimworld. For context, Steam says I played Rimworld 287 hours before putting it down. That's a pretty damned good run for $30. (not sure how much of that was paused doing other things, but even cut in half that's a good run)

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