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Topic # 150038 9-Jul-2014 14:34
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The latest Humble Bundle is well worth a look with a bunch of premium PC games (no shovelware this time!) for $20 or less.

https://www.humblebundle.com/

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  Reply # 1085774 9-Jul-2014 15:01
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Never seen any shovelware form HB... always been good stuff. Just remember, not everyone has your tastes... ;)

But otherwise, yes, great pack today, Bioshock,Bioshock 2, Mafia 2 and so on... will look at grabbing it.





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  Reply # 1085809 9-Jul-2014 15:43
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another bundle thats also good value

http://www.bundlestars.com/all-bundles/firestorm-bundle/




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  Reply # 1085833 9-Jul-2014 16:06
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picked up the bundle this morning, its a good one, but sadly I had already bought mafia 2 when it was on sale and this was my third copy of xcom the bereau :)  

second copy i couldnt give away (was a pack deal in the summer sale).  but fortunately this time they can be gifted :)

everyones picking borderlands goty to be added to the deal and duke nukeum (think it was duke nukeum).  i dont have either so hoping so. ( have borderlands 2 goty)



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  Reply # 1085929 9-Jul-2014 18:33
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xpd: Never seen any shovelware form HB... always been good stuff. Just remember, not everyone has your tastes... ;)

But otherwise, yes, great pack today, Bioshock,Bioshock 2, Mafia 2 and so on... will look at grabbing it.



I might be tarring them with Bundlestars' brush. That Simulator Bundle they have just now is atrocious. Apart from the Trainz games every other one that I looked at has mostly negative reviews on Steam. Duds cashing in on the current fad for Sim games.

Humble don't usually have such recent and high-profile games as this current bundle though so I thought it worth noting.

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  Reply # 1086497 10-Jul-2014 15:56
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xpd: Never seen any shovelware form HB... always been good stuff. Just remember, not everyone has your tastes... ;)

But otherwise, yes, great pack today, Bioshock,Bioshock 2, Mafia 2 and so on... will look at grabbing it.



I might be tarring them with Bundlestars' brush. That Simulator Bundle they have just now is atrocious. Apart from the Trainz games every other one that I looked at has mostly negative reviews on Steam. Duds cashing in on the current fad for Sim games.

Humble don't usually have such recent and high-profile games as this current bundle though so I thought it worth noting.


I purchased the Simulator Bundle just to give Warehouse and Logistics Simulator 2014 a go... wow is all I can say. Shovelware (or forkliftware in that case) is an under statement for the vast majority of that pack. But hey, for less than a fiver I'm not going to moan too much.

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