Windows Live and Steam versions

#1 Posted by TheKeyboardDemon (824 posts) -

I have this game, I bought it as the retail version, it is now available on Steam. If a friend buys the Steam version will we be able to meet online?  
 
If not, is there still enough activity online to make it worth buying a retail version of this game? 
 
I never tried the online version previously, so would want to now particularly if I can play it online with me friend.
#2 Posted by TheKeyboardDemon (824 posts) -

Ok. 14 people read this so far, and not got a single reply.

 

I guess what I'm really asking is does it matter what platform your friends buy this on if you want to meet them online? If people on Steam can only use Steam server than I might have to buy the game again, or my friend would have to pay more for a DVD version, and if I buy it again will I be able to transfer my game saves?

#3 Posted by Gav47 (1542 posts) -

You are connecting to EA severs for multiplayer, you should be fine.

#4 Edited by TheKeyboardDemon (824 posts) -

nice one thanks. I might add all my EA games onto my Steam account in that case.

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