https://groupees.com/vip4

11 games

Tier 1 - $5

Game Ratings Cards Bundled Retail Price
MDK 74% of 144 reviews - 0 $9.99
MDK 2 84% of 95 reviews - 0 $9.99
Earthworm Jim Collection 52% of 63 reviews - 0 $19.99

Tier 2 - $15

Game Ratings Cards Bundled Retail Price
Descent: FreeSpace – The Great War 79% of 139 reviews - 0 $9.99
Kingpin — Life of Crime 79% of 173 reviews - 0 $9.99
Sacrifice 91% of 301 reviews - 0 $9.99
Giants: Citizen Kabuto 100% of 22 reviews - 0 $9.99

Tier 3 - $30

Game Ratings Cards Bundled Retail Price
Star Trek: Starfleet Command Gold Edition 57% of 52 reviews - 0 $9.99
Star Trek : 25th Anniversary 94% of 56 reviews - 0 $9.99
Star Trek: Judgment Rites 94% of 18 reviews - 0 $9.99
Star Trek: Starfleet Academy 81% of 53 reviews - 0 $9.99

Retail:

  • Tier 1 = $39.97
  • Tier 1 + 2 = $79.93
  • Tier 1 + 2 + 3 = $119.89

CV:

  • Tier 1 = 5.9955
  • Tier 1 + 2 = 11.9895
  • Tier 1 + 2 + 3 = 17.9835

Chart created with Lex's SG Chart Maker

I got a E-mail incl. this info, about Interplay games. (I hope new unbundled)

"Coming next week is an exclusive Interplay VIP Bundle. Limited tiers, so be ready to grab this fantastic deal on the very best classic video games!"

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Earthworm Jim !

1 week ago
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Already own :/

I hope for Descent 1-3, Prehistorik series, Shogo, M.A.X. VR Soccer, Giants...etc

1 week ago
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Shogo i would pay for

1 week ago
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If they are exclusive as not bundled before and the price is right, maybe.

I hope on Toonstruck, missed it the first time.

1 week ago
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I'm just gonna go right ahead and assume you won't be able to use coins for this one.

1 week ago
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Siiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiigh. :P

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First time I assume something and it turns out I'm wrong. I'll assume I shouldn't assume anything from now on.

1 week ago
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No, I'd say you should go ahead assuming things if there's an ever so slight chance that doing so actually affects the outcome to the positive as in this case ;)

6 days ago
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Groupees, love to put those coins in bundles, then restrict them to crappy music bundles... I have like 3 of those Anti matter coins floating around and can never use them as any high priced bundle is immediately restricted from using them.. grrr..

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Meh.

For old games (like those from Interplay) that don't take advantage of any Steam features anyway and are even sometimes inferior to the versions on GOG, I'd rather have them on the latter if anything.

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Some user says "GOG version is better" - it works on better emulation, yeah. But I play my retros mostly only on Steam. And all worked well. What's the problem?

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That GOG ensures the games are actually playable on modern systems. Steam ensures that there is an EXE file you theoretically can start up. At the luckiest, the Steam version works about the same as the GOG version, but apart from publishers not updating their games on GOG, I am yet to find a single game that works better on Steam than GOG.

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Or they use a GOG version on steam.

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Steam ensures that there is an EXE file you theoretically can start up

And that's the best case scenario, after letting games slide with no exe files at all :D

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You don't need exe to idle it.

:3

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Actually you do.

Doesn't need to be the one from the game though.

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Not with Idlemaster.

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Try running Idlemaster without the IdleMaster.EXE ;)

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Ok.

Not with Idle Daddy.

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My 2014 install of IdleMaster offers steam-idle.py

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Running through Python.exe ?

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On Windows one would indeed use pythonw.exe or python.exe, or pypy.exe/pypyw.exe, but Windows is just one operating system in a sea of stars :D

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Nah you don't, ASF is enough :3

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Interesting. So when you're running ASF on a server there's no exe involved ?
Just asking out of curiosity... I know as you've pointed out repeatedly the hardware to do that is just ~ 30 bucks but I'm afraid setting it up like that would be beyond me plus the desktop app fulfills my needs very nicely.

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Of course there is no sort of any exe when running ASF on Linux, exe is windows-specific.

This thread is not a proper place to discuss ASF internals though.

1 week ago
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That's a lot of spaces before V3?

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Just 2 (not intentional) but the whole V3 part has become redundant by now as I kept V2 additionally for a while after migrating to V3 because it took me some time to get used to the new key redemption modes but I looked into it and deleted V2 quite a long time ago.

1 week ago
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Yeah not better. (If they don't use the GOG version) But it works.
I have no problem with any game, but I understand why people play retros on GOG.

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My experience is that Steam retro games are almost 50/50, whereas GOG takes the time to provide proper support for playing them on modern systems, and so they are just about universally playable through GOG.

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It still surprises me that out of all 3rd party stores and bundles, Groupees are the one who somehow managed to have good contacts with Interplay and keep getting Steam keys of their games. It's not their first bundle with Interplay games, i remember last Remute bundle had almost entire Redneck Rampage series.

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And thus the vicious cycle continues. Groupees gets overlooked and downplayed due to Humble being seen as superior by many people, thus devs of the best games start to refuse Groupees featuring their games, and only hurting Groupees in the long run. They need to start considering Groupees as a better name for games than retroactively hurting them.

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They were always niche, the "best " publisher they could got was Daedalic I think, with Edna &Harvey, Fire and Anna's Quest. Most of their games were well below the average indie-bar of HB, or even BS/Fanatical, which is pretty weird, because they really did lack good quality, known indies for the vast majority of the time.

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each major bundle thing has a niche

HB= general high quality even at the one dollar level.

BS/Fanatical: costs in-between low and high tiers of HB but pretty good quality

Indiegala: Rather low quality but sometimes lines up a great indie bundle often at a cheap price.

Groupees: Back in its better days a mix of good GL stuff, some nice indies (fruitbat factory stuff, and even Hellsinker) and some VN bundles; but these days.... there's been a real drop in quality gamewise (dunno about comic/etc bundles) Hard to say what caused it but it's quite clear (even compared to HB post IGN buyout)

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Yep. Groupees never was on par with HB in getting the big names, but they did get interesting and unique stuff - often very good ones of that field. Now somehow that's gone.

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yeah and annoyingly enough they're not quite at the point where one could 100% blow off their stuff without risking missing out on a gem.

Remute stuff has been consistent (maybe not consistently great, but once you get a grasp of his taste, you can have an idea of what to expect)

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They had good BeMine but now it's a trash. Haven't purchased anything from Groupees for the last 2 years or so.

1 week ago
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Groupees gets overlooked and downplayed because they have an abysmal reputation of honouring their contracts and after a time, many indie devs just did not want to get near them. And this is not even touching the while Be Mine Anniversary controversy from last year.
https://www.reddit.com/r/IndieGaming/comments/3pe4nb/groupees_not_paying_devs_or_responding_to_email/
https://www.reddit.com/r/gamedev/comments/4vm3hw/groupeescom_not_paying_developers/

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But Interplay games are "expensive" in sales. So it's a great way to get it cheaper.

I mean all released Rampage games (exept Redneck Rampage: Possum Bayou - but this is an other tropic) + Titus The Fox (retro too) + Adventures Of Hendri for 2.50$. It's awesome!
The games cost 6$/€ on Steam during the sale. (per game)

1 week ago
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+1

Though I'm more surprised Interplay still around considering they were dirt broke not too long ago. Maybe they found a buyer and haven't said anything?

1 week ago
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Groupees is kinda lacking on gaming bundles lately, if you want Music and crap, Groupees is the way to go, their game selections normally leave alot to be desired, it's typically very over bundled stuff or games that are so horrible developers have no choice but to give them away.. Now groupees is like my fifth bundle site, just due to the fact they almost never do game bundles anymore.. it's like Comics, music, non game software.. then a game bundle with like 3 - 4 games, and of those 2 of them have been bundled over 15 times.. ugh..

1 week ago
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Might be something to use all those coins on depending on bundle price.

1 week ago
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You most likely won't be able to use coins tho.

1 week ago
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I'll be annoyed if so. I'm sitting on $28 of coins.

1 week ago
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That's a strange fetish.

1 week ago
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Hardly my weirdest one. You don't want to see my picture folders.

1 week ago
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Wants to see your picture folders

6 days ago
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Thanks for the coin reminder. I already gave up on and forgot about my 34$ in coins, now i'm only sitting on 17$ left.

1 week ago
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I'm trying to find $2 of coins I can steal from a friend until I have money to pay them back -_-

Bloody $30 tier, why must you tease me

1 week ago
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Descent?

But I think Descent to Undermountain is more likely, unfortunately.

1 week ago
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Thank you for your heads up, buddy! I really like classic and old school games and I play them still a lot so this bundle could be a lot of fun for me and for those who like these games too. ^^

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me too. :)

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👍

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Guess this is why those games suddenly got CD key packages after so many years.

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Hey, the bundle page is now up: https://groupees.com/vip4
Should I make a thread with a poll & other info (guesses / confirmed / number of games / chart) or do you prefer keeping this one for this purpose? In the latter case, are you able to keep it up do date / add the full chart on launch, add new info as it comes up etc?

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yes, please make a new thread with a chart. I love how you make those each time.

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Thank you! Given the amount of comments on this thread and that there is a chart available here already, I think it's better if there's only one thread for the bundle. I hope that the OP will be updated soon with the rest of the info.

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I would go ahead and make the chart and post it and the code here so that the OP can cut & paste it above.

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Seems like Zomby was quicker than me; here's the chart: https://www.steamgifts.com/go/comment/4y5cuy8

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I purchased every Interplay game upon release because they never saw bundles or even discounts beyond 30%. Now they keep giving them away. :D They’ve cost a fortune, but I’ll support retro games for life! :D

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I got them all at gog at -90% (bundle discount), but it was quite a while ago, now they rarely go below -50% and some of them had a 2x increase of the base price.

that said, I'm hoping to get this one in the bundle: http://store.steampowered.com/app/630690/Interplay_Solitaire/

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I bought them all at GOG as well for a 50% sale quite a while back. They have a great catalog.

And yeah, Solitaire is the most expensive single title I purchased at $15 during a sale but would be nice to see it here too. I plan to buy this bundle to make giveaways as I love this catalog and love to share retros. :D

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https://groupees.com/vip4

11 games incl. Star Trek Starfleet Academy (Already own. :( )

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fleeT

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ups. fixed :D

You may keep the d. :)

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It starts on the hour, but doesn't say which hour

1 week ago
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Usually 5 hours or so from now.

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Interplay VIP Bundle will be accepting coins for the first 24 hours only!

1 week ago
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Sweet!

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Indeed and unexpected but nice! ^^

1 week ago
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It's time to waste them. I hope the 50 is enough...

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For once we get an opportunity to spend them and I have just over 50 too.

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I have just over 25, hope that gets me something I want this time.

(I already spent high-value coins twice -- once on a music bundle to get the extra prize for the #1 contributor, and once on the Limited Stock VIP Bundle that had Brigador.)

1 week ago
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Is it possible to use the -$1 Deluxe Mega Saver? :D

1 week ago
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Yes, I did that on the Brigador bundle ;)

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nice. :D
thanks for your fast answer.

And can I combine Coin + PP? :D

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Yeah, if I remember correctly. Been a while since I did that. (The Deluxe Mega Saver is worth -1, so you'll have to pay an extra dollar if you want to combine that one with PP. I would only combine that with a higher-value coin ;))

1 week ago
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Damn, I just spent all my coins recently after keeping them for years lul like worst timing in the world, it'll definitely be overpriced if they'll accept coins...

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I only used the tax bundle coins before this.

1 week ago
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The negative value ones? On what?

1 day ago
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Sorry, I can't remember as I bought 260 different Groupees bundle to date.

16 hours ago
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Nice. I have $7 in coin, maybe it can get something for OK price.

1 week ago
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We'll now soon enough as the bundle starts in a minute. :-)

1 week ago
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this is very nice. Finally an opportunity to use them.

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I agree because I got 11 classic games I really like for 2 coins that otherwise just collected some dust.

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Inter BeMine

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better. :P

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Starts in 0h 1m 12s

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overpriced, no?
MDK was free on GOG

1 week ago
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so was Giants: Citizen Kabuto

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I think this might be a tad pricey compared to the sale price these games get on GOG.

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OMG!

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Maybe a bit overpriced, but eh. 3.15 and all the coins I had, fine by me.

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I used two coins and 2.34, so it's fine here too. ^^

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$15 and $30 tiers ?!!
"a bit" is an understatement here :D
looks like a bundle just to get rid of those big value coins people have been holding on to for years..

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Sorry, no ... overpriced imho.

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If you missed all is it a good price.

I missed 2 in T2 and 1 in T3. So it's to expensive to me. Only if any split...anticipation destroyed. :D

Maybe next time.

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Yeah, I'm not paying this amount of money for 15+ year old games. As usual, Groupees can go fuck themselves...

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This is madness!

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With coins, a great deal!

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Do you redeem all? :D

1 week ago
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Used all my coins, except the stupid negative ones! Thought I would never use them!!!

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I mean the steam keys. :D

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Yes, didn't have a single one!!! That's rare when you have as many games as me!!!!!

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Likewise here, I was missing the full bundle. ^^

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Trading in deal threads is against ze rulez ;>

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Three things on my Steam wishlist, many more on my mental wishlist, and fifty-five cents after using nearly all my coins!

With coins to use, good deal!
Without?... yipes, a bit pricey, but I could see the $5 tier being worth it -- those particular games and Giants are what I was really hoping for from the bundle.

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