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Steam buying games while abroad

Postby Malalkis В» 12.03.2019


Home Discussions Workshop Market Broadcasts. Change language. Install Steam. Splodge View Profile View Posts. Hi, I am currently visiting Singapore I live in the UK and I would like to buy a game which is on offer and will not be on offer when I return. I am wondering whether it will be region locked and will I be charged a currency exchange rate charge. Thanks P. Showing 1 - 14 of 14 comments. If your store region is set properly to the UK, you'll be just fine.

How do I do that, and can I play it in Singapore? Thanks for the quick reply. From your account details page and yes. Originally posted by Splodge :. Almost right. Originally posted by ReBoot :. Originally posted by Shiki Ryougi :.

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Postby Tozragore В» 12.03.2019

I'm sims mrs nesbitt this question as I'm afraid those games could be region locked when I get back to Ireland and I end up wasting my money. This issue isn't common, but it has happened on rare occasions. If you also know a good place link eat here, let me know :p.

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Postby Zulabar В» 12.03.2019

Region restrictions on CD Keys should be noted by the publisher on the retail packaging of the product. Steam Subscriber Agreement. Subscribing to a newsletter indicates your consent to our Terms dhile Use and Privacy Policy. Doing so allows you to see the store in your country's prices and to be able to make purchases as you would normally at home. If you frequently move between countries, we suggest choosing the country that is your stfam residence.

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Postby Dukazahn В» 12.03.2019

Now buiyng should be able to purchase games in Euros as usual. Originally posted by Shiki Ryougi :. Our Commitment to Responding to Meta and Moderators. It's the same story. Steam, one of the sole bastions of sanity when it comes to digital games distribution, has enabled region locking on games.

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Postby Tygor В» 12.03.2019

Email Required, but never shown. Thanks P. So what you need to do is add your country's store code to the URL.

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Postby Kazrakus В» 12.03.2019

You should contact the friend who gave you the gift to return it or have them ask for a refund. Displaying 1 to 8 of 8 results. Region restrictions on CD Keys vary by each individual publisher. Problem with Steam? Post as a guest Name.

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