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  • Magnum50
    started a topic Windows Live beta open...

    Windows Live beta open...

    Just FYI:

    https://connect.microsoft.com/site/s...spx?SiteID=363

    I love the service for my 360, hope it's as good for the PC.

  • Satertek
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    Re: Windows Live beta open...

    Originally posted by Ferris Bueller View Post
    How'd you find out about halo 2? The bungie site says halo 2 for PC (specifically vista...sorry XP users :( ) is still TBA as far as a release date goes.
    Its Games for Windows page says May 8, and I'd wager a bet that Bungie isn't directly involved in the port, which may be why they don't know when its coming out :p

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  • Ferris Bueller
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    Re: Windows Live beta open...

    How'd you find out about halo 2? The bungie site says halo 2 for PC (specifically vista...sorry XP users :( ) is still TBA as far as a release date goes.

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  • Satertek
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    Re: Windows Live beta open...

    Just an update on this, MS announced that playing on PC only servers won't require a Gold Live account. Good decision on their parts, seems pretty reasonable. (So long as they don't restrict voice chat, etc)

    http://www.gamesforwindows.com/en-US...AboutLive.aspx

    Halo 2 is also coming May 8. It's Shadowrun that looks interesting to me, however.

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  • UnDeaD
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    Pretty excited for live for windows, since I'm both a 360 gamer, and a PC gamer. Should work out pretty well.

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  • War.mongeR1
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    Well, it just may be worth it if they can get it to work as well as the X-Box Live service. I HATE the ingame BF2/BF2142 browsers. It always takes me a while to get onto a game because the browser will show a server that has a few slots left, I try joining, then it boots me out saying the server's full. If Windows Live can just throw me into a BF2 game, like BF Modern Combat on 360, it'd be worth my $5 a month. It will be worth it if it's capable of working for ALL online PC games. If it's only for MS games, then nevermind.

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  • Vulcan
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    Re: Windows Live beta open...

    especially since everyone can use a host of other products that are free.

    I think if they're smart they will make a free version.

    They are calling this Games for Windows - Live. A bit different possibly to just windows live.

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  • Satertek
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    Re: Windows Live beta open...

    Just been announced that the Live service for Windows will cost the same as it does for XBox ($50/yr) (If you already have a Live account you'll be able to use that, however)

    MS is gonna be hard pressed to get PC gamers to pay for what they've always gotten for free.

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