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Direct2Drive offers Fallout: New Vegas collector's edition

Direct2Drive is pushing an awfully hard bargain to nab your business -- provided you're planning on purchasing Bethesda's upcoming apocalyptic RPG, Fallout: New Vegas. The digital retailer is offering pre-orders on an exclusive "Digital Collector's Edition," which includes a 48-page digital graphic...

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Direct2Drive offering free Civ 3 with Civ 5 pre-order

Let's be honest with ourselves: If you're the kind of person who's pre-ordering Civilization V, you're probably the strategizin' type. You likely called around, made comparisons (maybe even put together a spreadsheet -- we won't judge), and then chose the most strategically fortuituous preorder...

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Direct2Drive sympathizes with back-to-school woes, offers $10 discount

Digital retailer Direct2Drive certainly remembers the hardships brought about by the beginning of a new school year -- that's why, in an attempt to help you get your mind off your scholastic troubles, everything over $50 in the store has been temporarily marked down by $10....

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Hunted: The Demon's Forge crafts exclusive pre-order content

Americans anxious to get down to the business of paying money for a game should know that Bethesda has announced pre-order incentives for its upcoming Unreal Engine 3-powered fantasy RPG, Hunted: The Demon's Forge. Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Steam, Direct2Drive and GameStop will all offer specific...

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Forgive the TARDIS-ness: Doctor Who games arrive today in the US

PC gamers in the US who felt like they were getting sonic-screwdrivered-over by not being able to play the BBC's free Doctor Who: The Adventure Games have some good news today. Direct2Drive has made the first two episodes, City of the Daleks and Blood of the Cybermen, available exclusively via its...

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NPD: PC retail and digital distribution sales reaching parity

The NPD's "PC Games Digital Downloads: Analyst Report" states that in 2009, 21.3 million "full-game" PC titles were downloaded through digital distribution networks, while 23.5 million physical units were purchased at retail. Yes, despite the explosion of digital distribution in the PC space,...

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Battlefield: Bad Company 2 for $30 on Direct2Drive (Dragon Age was yesterday!) [update]

Direct2Drive has the PC version of Dragon Age: Origins for $20 today err, yesterday. Update: Due to an East Coast vs. West Coast timey-wimey thing involving flipping of internet switches, the deal had left the building before this story made it to our front page. We apologize for the...

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Direct2Drive's Spring Sale: Star Trek Online, Civ 4, Torchlight and more discounted

Once again, downloadable gaming retailer Direct2Drive has chosen to reduce the price of a whole gaggle of its offerings. Encheapened titles as part of the "Spring Sale" include interstellar MMO Star Trek Online ($29.95), Nazi-vanquishing sim The Saboteur ($14.95), mine-raiding RPG Torchlight...

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Mac games on sale at Direct2Drive until March 11

Wow, Macs as a gaming platform is totally en vogue this week. First, we've got Valve teasing something Apple related. Now, Direct2Drive is holding a sale on all its Mac games ... you know, all five of them. Kidding, there's way more than five. Some big ones in there too, like Dragon Age: Origins,...

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Direct2Drive indie award finalists named, threatened with Chobot lick

Aside from a spot on Sony's The Tester, we can't imagine a contest in the game industry with a much more ominous prize than Direct2Drive's Vision Award winner. Aside from the $10,000 bounty, apparently the trophy will be presented onstage at the 12th Annual Independent Games Festival by IGN's one...

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