Somebody mods a savegame to enable said DLC, and now we have an official patch that also enables the DLC. Win/Win for us, and EA once again loses face for being incompetent scam artists.
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Originally Posted by JayfreshEA
We're happy to announce that a patch for Dead Space 2 is now available for download! Below you will find the link to download the executable file as well as the patch notes. We are currently finalizing the patch for Steam users and will update this thread shortly when it is available.
* The Elite Engineering Suit will now appear properly after
completing a full-playthrough of the Single Player Campaign.
* Save games will now be recorded, and deducted, properly when
playing the Single Player Campaign in Hardcore mode.
* Support for mouse button binding to movement keys & allowing up
to 8 mouse buttons + mouse button de-bounce fixes
* Unlocks suit and weapon packs which will now be available at the
in-game store at zero cost for players
DOWNLOAD HERE: http://static.cdn.ea.com/visceral/u/f/D ... space2.exe
Thank you for your patience as resolve these issues and thank you for your support!
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