Game Discussion: Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 Forum

WARNING: DLC No Longer Available

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Posted on 25 January 10 at 03:37
Just a heads up to completionists. The DLC for this game (which includes achievements) is no longer available for purchase on the marketplace, so you won't be able to 1250 this unless you've already purchased the DLC.
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Posted on 25 January 10 at 04:15
WHAT!?!? I'm not going to lie, this has to be one of the worst decisions made by the developers of any game, including EA and 2k
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Posted on 25 January 10 at 20:16
Baffling. This game hasn't even been out that long...
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Posted on 25 January 10 at 20:47
Does anyone know exactly why they removed the DLC? I can only assume it was a licensing issue, but I'm not sure.
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Posted on 25 January 10 at 22:31, Edited on 25 January 10 at 22:31 by albajos
Marvel was bought by Disney. Disney and Activision aren't actually pen pals.

It would still provide an income for Activision to keep it online, so unless Disney plans to take over the whole franchise, this still baffles me.
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Posted on 25 January 10 at 22:39
I just hope Microsoft does something to prevent these kind of DLC shenanigans in the future.
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Posted on 25 January 10 at 22:59, Edited on 25 January 10 at 23:00 by Spilner
Furious Gunman said:Does anyone know exactly why they removed the DLC? I can only assume it was a licensing issue, but I'm not sure.The license was always due to expire december 31st 2009 (apparently) and there was no plans to renew it

Oh and this also counts for MUA1
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Posted on 25 January 10 at 23:03
You can get MUA1's on a disc, though, right?
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Posted on 25 January 10 at 23:09
N0RVY said:You can get MUA1's on a disc, though, right?Yeah the gold edition or something
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Posted on 26 January 10 at 00:35
Phew, good thing i can get MUA1's on a disc, since i already bough the game! I think this tops EA shutting down Madden 09 servers
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Posted on 26 January 10 at 00:47
Tops a hell of alot of things
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Posted on 26 January 10 at 01:01
Well, that sucks.
I was planning on downloading that and getting the achievements until I get ME 2 in the mail.
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Posted on 26 January 10 at 01:30
Good thing i dont own this game, I mean, I have games that i dont have 100% in and know i probably wont, but to KNOW i couldn't get 100%.... yea, no fun.
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Posted on 26 January 10 at 09:47
Glad to hear that MUA1 is still doable.. I'll have to keep an eye out for that Gold edition now.
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Posted on 26 January 10 at 11:30
This is bullshit.
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Posted on 26 January 10 at 18:03
Lucky, I bought it! Reminds me I need to finsh up that DLC!
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Posted on 26 January 10 at 20:02
Fortunately the game is still so expensive that I hadn't even come anywhere near it. That will likely stay that way.
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Posted on 26 January 10 at 21:49
On the subject of EA, I don't think I will be purchasing many more of their games if they are just going to shut down servers.
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Posted on 26 January 10 at 22:13
Good thing I already bought this.
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Posted on 27 January 10 at 00:18
mitchellx said:On the subject of EA, I don't think I will be purchasing many more of their games if they are just going to shut down servers.EA's been doing that for so many years now, and then people just complain when it happens again.