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Did Humble Bundle stop supporting the "Activate on Steam" option?

Essentially, yes. According to this Humble Mumble blog post, they have stated that they'll be removing OAuth support for Steam, which is the main method of redeeming keys through a third-party/link. ...
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Does Nosgoth exist?

You wouldn't be able to play it. Nosgoth has been shut-down between May 31st, 2016 and June 1st, 2016. The developers of the game talked about it in this post on the official forum of the game: May ...
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Is there a way to compare game prices in different stores?

Yes! There are price comparison websites, for example gg.deals. It sorts prices by best deal and tells you where to buy cheap Steam games. Note that it's not always a Steam key that you're buying, ...
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Will the humble version of halcyon 6 work on steam for linux?

Yes. As long as you get the steam key and the steam store page states that it supports steam for Linux, you should be fine.
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When I purchase a Steam key on Humble Bundle, does Valve receive any money?

No. Steam allows developers to generate keys (for free of course) to sell their games elsewhere. Valve only collect a cut of the profits if the item was purchased directly through the Steam Store. As ...
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If I sign in to Humble Bundle monthly now, will I get this month's bundle or the next month's bundle?

Purchasing humble monthly now (January 5th, 2018) will get you the February 2018 monthly bundle The way that humble bundle markets their monthly bundle is somewhat unclear. There are two sets of ...
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Humble Bundle Steam Keys

Yes, you can, but you shouldn't. If you click "Redeem on Steam", you already have seen the key. There is no way to tell whether you have already redeemed the key for yourself or not. Humble Bundle ...
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Did Humble Bundle stop supporting the "Activate on Steam" option?

As mentioned, yes Valve stopped Humble Bundle offering this functionality a long time ago. However, I've created an open-source Chrome plugin, Steam Redeem, that attempts to recreate this behaviour. ...
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Accidentally tried to activate a key for a game I already had. Now what?

If you already have that exact game / game & DLC bundle then Steam will refuse to activate it stating that you already own it. You are then free to give it to someone else. However if you do not ...
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Can the "Crusader Kings II Collection" be split?

I can't speak to Crusader Kings 2 specifically, but I have bought "complete" packs of games before, and any article you already have in your library will be sent to your inventory instead (so you can ...
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What exactly is a Humble Monthly Sneak Peek?

They are not the full games, and usually consist of a demo to play. Here is a quote about a game listed as a "sneak peek" back in the February 2016 bundle: "This sneak peek demo is a bite-sized ...
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Does Nosgoth exist?

Sadly that game has been announced dead by its creators. To clarify, it was a 5v5 PvP with asymmetric classes, segregated into Humans and Vampires. I loved that game to bits while it was alive and ...
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What is "Alan Wake's American Nightmare World Wide"/"Alan Wake's Collector's Edition World Wide"?

It basically means that currently the game that you have activated in your Steam account is a region restricted copy. However as Humble Bundle provides WW releases so they have given you the option to ...
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Did Humble Bundle stop supporting the "Activate on Steam" option?

To follow up, for future querents, Valve began offering web-based activation of keys again in August 2017, and Humble Bundle employs this by providing a button that brings up that page with the key ...
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Accidentally tried to activate a key for a game I already had. Now what?

Quoted from the Steam Refunds page, here: PURCHASES MADE OUTSIDE OF STEAM Valve cannot provide refunds for purchases made outside of Steam (for example, CD keys or Steam wallet cards purchased from ...
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How can I gift Call of Duty 4 to a friend without linking his account?

No. You and your friend both need to have linked Battle.net accounts to your respective Humble Bundle accounts. You need to have your account linked as per their help page in order to send the gift. ...
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How can I gift Call of Duty 4 to a friend without linking his account?

Just above the image you linked it clearly states: Some Activision / Blizzard games will also be giftable from the Download Page. If so you will see this message on the Download Page. In ...
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Humble Bundle Steam Keys

If you use "Redeem on Steam" button, you'll get a code, you can do what you want with it. but I'd recommend the "gift to a friend" button if you want to gift the game, it's more secure
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Humble Bundle Steam Keys

Strictly speaking, yes. That Steam key is simply a key that unlocks a product on Steam. There are no restrictions on you sending this key to someone else to unlock. Likewise, if you gave someone ...
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What the difference between full and not full Scrolls versions?

The free version is basically a demo version with a lot of features locked. These are the features that are unavailable in free version: Game Modes Skirmish: Hard AI Trials: Medium/Hard (...
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If I buy a Humble Bundle not beating the average, can I later pay more to beat it and get the extra games?

Like Phat I too increased my total contribution after the sale had ended but within the 30 day period after the sale. I had initially beat the average on the 2K bundle to get the "green tier" games ...
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