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Re: Steam/Origin/Uplay

Tue Jun 20, 2017 1:36 pm

Lifehacker
The 'Netflix tax' has been delayed for a year.
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Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:29 pm

Cheers for the latest Super Spec :).  As I read it (which was just a glance, I'm a bit buggered), Neflix and 'intangibles' (maybe including Steam?) are going up on 1 July 2017, but the tangibles (things that get shipped to Australia) is going up next year (1 July 2018)?
 
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Re: Steam/Origin/Uplay

Tue Jun 20, 2017 7:01 pm

I have failed at reading and brought shame and dishonour upon thy self. 'Falls on sword'

As you can see by the URL says Netflix tax but the title has online goods tax I don't know if it changed since I can't remember but I have committed the internet sin of only reading the title or if it didn't change only the URL :/.

Steam sale related the sale cards are now available when crafting badges instead of the usual coupon.
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Wed Jun 21, 2017 8:07 am

Hahaha, don't worry Super Spec :), for all we know, it was accurate when you posted it, thus is the internet!  I also could have misinterpreted, I'm rocking a virus this week, and my head's all sorts of fuzzy.  Good luck with your sale cards :).
 
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Sat Jun 24, 2017 10:44 am

Grabbed Tropico 5 - Complete Collection for $5.69 from Bundlestars steam wise nothing jumping out immediately to buy I can see all but one game on my wishlist going cheaper so don't want to buy any when I'm unsure when I'l get around to playing them. A couple around that I will think about though.
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Sun Jun 25, 2017 8:09 am

Nice one El Presidente Spec, enjoy :).
 
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Sun Jul 09, 2017 11:04 am

i picked up a few games during the sale, but nothing that really struck me as being a ridiculous bargain.  might be because i've already collected a lot of those games.

also did the stickers thing & cards etc, but they're just rubbish as well :/
 
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Mon Jul 10, 2017 7:40 pm

My steam wallet went up a few bucks during the sale.
Nothing really screamed must buy for me either I just looked at things and thought they'll go cheaper currently hitting up PS4 games so didn't see much point in buying any just to sit there and risk going cheaper before I get around to it.
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Fri Jul 21, 2017 10:34 am

Shadow Warrior: Special Edition is free on Humble Bundle for 48 hours, key will expire on the August 5th so redeem it before then on steam.
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Fri Jul 21, 2017 4:27 pm

You're on a roll All-knowing Spec :).

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