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    News - Civilization: Beyond Earth Linux and Mac release dates confirmed

    Meanwhile, those who pre-ordered the PC game can now pre-load it via Steam.
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    Re: News - Civilization: Beyond Earth Linux and Mac release dates confirmed

    It's good to see more and more AAA title releases for Linux. It'll make living in a Linux desktop more and more permanent with time.
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    Re: News - Civilization: Beyond Earth Linux and Mac release dates confirmed

    I'm a bit disappointed - Borderlands TPS was same-day on Linux.

    I've preordered it for £22.50, but won't get a key until the Mac release date.

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    Re: News - Civilization: Beyond Earth Linux and Mac release dates confirmed

    Still think it's too expensive (at least @ RRP).
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    Re: News - Civilization: Beyond Earth Linux and Mac release dates confirmed

    Quote Originally Posted by Pleiades View Post
    Still think it's too expensive (at least @ RRP).
    £30 is too expensive for a AAA game with wide platform support?
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    Re: News - Civilization: Beyond Earth Linux and Mac release dates confirmed

    Just wait for the Winter Steam sale.. I'm sticking to Civ 5 for the moment.

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    Re: News - Civilization: Beyond Earth Linux and Mac release dates confirmed

    Just downloading Sid Meier's Civilisation V from Steam for free - hopefully this will be similarly available when I get ready for it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by aidanjt View Post
    £30 is too expensive for a AAA game with wide platform support?
    With so much competition from so many different softcos then yes IMO that is way too much. It's all relative of course to peoples' varying incomes & priorities; all I know is I'll never pay more than a tenner for a game ever again, probably not even a fiver tbh (which this'll b soon enough and I'm in no hurry)...
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    Re: News - Civilization: Beyond Earth Linux and Mac release dates confirmed

    cdkeys are knocking this out for £25 with what looks like steam activation if you want to save a few quid!

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    Re: News - Civilization: Beyond Earth Linux and Mac release dates confirmed

    Quote Originally Posted by marshalex View Post
    cdkeys are knocking this out for £25 with what looks like steam activation if you want to save a few quid!
    I got it from these guys for £22.70. If you like them on facebook you get a further 5% off. I did so, then unliked them after.

    I am looking forward to this game tomorrow. I only hope the multiplayer is improved on civ v as it lagged and was awful!
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