@Shirokami07 Back when Steam didn't have an easy to use refund system, people had to pay for a game, realize it didn't work on their computer, and had to go through several layers of bureaucracy to get a refund. Before Steam, people would buy games on disk at the shop (Usually Electronics Boutique or Babbages or whatever small local shop that would sell video games), and some of those had no refund policies. So anybody buying a game there and then finding out it wouldn't run on their systems were forced to either sell it as an used game or keep it until they could fix/upgrade their systems. So yeah, buying games people can't play has been a thing since home computers started to play games at all.
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