onlinepass600

So you buy a used EA Sports game, and you want to go online to download updates or play with friends. All of a sudden, you’re hit with a $14.99 charge to access these features. Introduced in 2010, the EA online pass system is now no longer. Why was the service initially launched? They thought it was going to be a way to make money to combat used game sales, and people who pirate their games.

“Initially launched as an effort to package a full menu of online content and services, many players didn’t respond to the format,” said EA corporate communications director John Reseburg said. “We’ve listened to the feedback and decided to do away with it moving forward.”

If you’re a gamer who buys used games, or a pirater who downloads your games, REJOICE.

Comments (2)

  1. I just hated the fact that this wasted 5 minutes of my life trying to activate at the start of the first play…

  2. My brother suggested I might like this web site. He was entirely right.
    This post actually made my day. You can not imagine just how much time I had spent for this info!
    Thanks!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Spam Protection by WP-SpamFree