Massive Updates on Steam!

Friday, August 18, 2017


Dear PC Game Publishers,

When Wolfenstein: The New Order was released for PC, physical copy owners were shocked to see a requirement of an update patch on day 1 sized at a whopping 10 GB on Steam just after the disc contents were extracted while installation, without which the game would not run. This was big a disappointment for so many gamers who use the internet with bandwidth caps or have lower download speeds.

Yet again, Sniper Elite III for PC continues to uphold this tradition requiring a 6 GB update.

If the games can’t run without these massive updates on day 1 after buying, why aren’t they included in the physical discs? What is the point of owning a physical copy if massive downloads become compulsory?

Hope these cease to continue as it really isn’t worth it.

Best Regards,

A Passionate PC Gamer.


In love with computers since 1995 :) .

I grew up in different parts of India with a special liking for Rajasthan. Music and technology are two things which I am very fond of. and I love to always be ahead and steady in life with an eagerness to keep learning.

Singing,hardcore gaming, pencil sketching, technology research,blogging and listening to music albums of various genres are some of my favorite hobbies.I am a passionate biker as well and currently am pursuing M.Tech in Computer Science after working as a Linux/Windows System Administrator for 2 years.


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