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Old 04-07-09, 10:39 AM   #1
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Hello everyone. I would please like to know if you guys could tell me about any online/reliable stores where i can buy pc games/cd keys. I live in Peru and there are no physical pc game stores here, and that is why i've always bought my games though Steam or Direct2drive.

Unfortunately, there are some games that i am looking for that are not in Steam or Direct2Drive such Gears of War, Devil May Cry 4, Ridd-ick Dark Athena, etc. that i really really want to play .

I'd really appreciate all your help, thanks in advance

EDIT: I also know Impulsedriven, but its game catalog is still kind of poor...
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Old 04-07-09, 10:46 AM   #2
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Hello everyone. I would please like to know if you guys could tell me about any online/reliable stores where i can buy pc games/cd keys. I live in Peru and there are no physical pc game stores here, and that is why i've always bought my games though Steam or Direct2drive.

Unfortunately, there are some games that i am looking for that are not in Steam or Direct2Drive such Gears of War, Devil May Cry 4, Ridd-ick Dark Athena, etc. that i really really want to play .

I'd really appreciate all your help, thanks in advance

EDIT: I also know Impulsedriven, but its game catalog is still kind of poor...
Rid**** DA is supposed to goto Steam - I thought so anyways.

There is nowhere to get GOW downloadable that I had every found.
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Old 04-07-09, 10:59 AM   #3
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Rid**** DA is supposed to goto Steam - I thought so anyways.
Nothing was announced, and Atari has been ignoring Steam for a while now.

Why can't you just order the physical games online and have them shipped?
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Old 04-07-09, 10:59 AM   #4
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http://www.gog.com

http://gamersgate.com/

A few but dunno what you are after, and many have restrictions on where they sell too.
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Old 04-07-09, 12:02 PM   #5
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Thank you all for your replies. Unfortunately importing games is not an option for me, because it usually takes between 3 to 4 weeks for a game to get to my door (thats too much time ).
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Old 04-07-09, 12:06 PM   #6
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EB Games offers digital downloads for games.

http://www.ebgames.com/

idk if they sell internationally though. but with digital downloads it shouldnt matter...

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here's the download section
http://www.ebgames.com/downloadnow
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Old 04-07-09, 02:12 PM   #7
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The U.S.-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement should mean you'll get a BestBuy soon.
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Old 04-07-09, 03:30 PM   #8
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Thank you all for your replies. Unfortunately importing games is not an option for me, because it usually takes between 3 to 4 weeks for a game to get to my door (thats too much time ).
https://www.zest.co.th

Very good site with huge catalog of PC games, you pay the price people pay in thailand therefore the PC games are dirt cheap. You have the option of having them ship a retail copy or if you want, have them email you a cd key.

I bought rainbow six vegas 2 for 13 bucks a while ago, they emailed me a cd key and it worked. Waste of money though, no one plays that game .

The only hassle is, if you are a new customer you have to go through some steps to verify your identity, it is only a one-time thing, after you done that then you can buy whatever you want with no hassle.

Also, if you want to know the price in USD, just paste the price into google and add "=". google comes up with a conversion.

Usually games that are 60 bucks are priced 14 bucks there, this is only for pc games though, ps3 and xbox360 are just as expensive as here.
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Nothing was announced, and Atari has been ignoring Steam for a while now.

Why can't you just order the physical games online and have them shipped?
Atari has been ignoring their own download site as well. That is the most attrocious POS I know of

I am willing to rebuy TDU on steam just so I don't have to deal with Atari's crap
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https://www.zest.co.th

Very good site with huge catalog of PC games, you pay the price people pay in thailand therefore the PC games are dirt cheap. You have the option of having them ship a retail copy or if you want, have them email you a cd key.

I bought rainbow six vegas 2 for 13 bucks a while ago, they emailed me a cd key and it worked. Waste of money though, no one plays that game .

The only hassle is, if you are a new customer you have to go through some steps to verify your identity, it is only a one-time thing, after you done that then you can buy whatever you want with no hassle.

Also, if you want to know the price in USD, just paste the price into google and add "=". google comes up with a conversion.

Usually games that are 60 bucks are priced 14 bucks there, this is only for pc games though, ps3 and xbox360 are just as expensive as here.
What currency is that? Is it Thailand Baht? Thanks
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What currency is that? Is it Thailand Baht? Thanks
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How would them e-mailing you a CD key work? Do you activate it on Steam? What about games that don't support Steam, would have you to download an .iso off BitTorrent?
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