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Hearts of Iron IV

Anyone play Hearts of Iron IV? I like it a lot. I'm finding it a lot more user friendly than Darkest Hour.
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I played a bit, but as usual it's somewhat unplayable still. I liked a lot of the ideas in the game, and it has the makings to become the best WW2 grand strategy for sure.
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Doesnít it have to run on steam? If so thatís a game killer (no pun intended) since my PC canít run steam.
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Doesnít it have to run on steam? If so thatís a game killer (no pun intended) since my PC canít run steam.
If it's like the other Paradox games I own that were released after Paradox began its infatuation with Steam, the game has to be activated on Steam. Once the game is activated, it can be run without Steam by running its executable from within its folder and it will run on its own.
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Steams runs fine of Win7. I use it for with TrainSim2016.
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Iím sure itís just some hardware Iím lacking. Donít want to bother getting it since the one time that I try steam I didnít like it.
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Iím sure itís just some hardware Iím lacking. Donít want to bother getting it since the one time that I try steam I didnít like it.
Well, if it's hardware you are lacking to run Steam then I am pretty sure it wont run HoI4 either
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I detest mandatory internet connection, and I'll normally avoid any product that requires it.

Is HOI IV a good reason to review that policy ? I did enjoy previous versions although it's hardly a game, it's hard work
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Is HOI IV a good reason to review that policy ? I did enjoy previous versions although it's hardly a game, it's hard work
just to activate the game. No net required afterwards
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I have it but haven't dug into it yet. I'm afraid to start playing while on the road since it could hinder me getting sleep, if it's at all like Arsenal of Democracy.
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