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lol i love these threads.. there kind of stupid. You purchase a game (your own will) and your pissed becuase the serevres a little slow. it happens ppl need to be patient with some things. Its not even liek this game was a rediculus amount of money it was a normal cost game. I just dont understand why everyone is so butthurt of the always online thing. Like whats the big deal its used to prevent cheating and it works very effectively. If you cant play online then dont buy the game. If the servers are down give a month and it will all be fine. Crap like this is rediculus because no matter how much ppl complain there never goign to have there way and if i was blizz i would jsut drop the support for there games in EU after this is over adn say to bad you ruined it for everyone....
just my .02 tho
well said thumb.gif your getting a rep for taht

Yeah, let's boo those countries that stand up for consumer rights.rolleyes.gif
 
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I find the people who think that they should have 24/7 access to a game they paid for quite funny. When I pay the month's phone/internet bill and the month's electric bill, I can't throw a hissy fit that my bill retains the same base rate even though my area has frequent power and internet outages. And both of those companies are local monopolies; we have the option to pay our bill or get it shut off. What makes a person think that luxury products would be more consumer-friendly? Online games have errors, require regular server maintenance, etc. I find it generous that Blizzard is offering a refund at all, not that they should be neglecting to maintain their own products (that will hurt their business). AT&T certainly doesn't reimburse me anything when the internet is out up to half of the time. I hope Blizzard does the right thing and looks after their customers, for their own sake.

Call AT&T and complain, don't take it lying down, and you'd be surprised about what they'd be willing to do to keep you as a costumer.

I always call Bell when things don't work and get refunds on my monthly bills.

Additionally, I call them once a year and work on getting a better price on my bundles.

People need to stand up for their rights not take it up the *ss.
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Good, I have 0 pity for Blizzard, I hope they take a rough beating.

Agreed, if they make a offline single player then I will most likely get the game, if not well then blizzard wont see a cent from me.
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People need to stand up for their rights not take it up the *ss.

Very well said, I couldn't agree more.
Edited by XAslanX - 6/15/12 at 9:24am
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Agreed, if they make a offline single player then I will most likely get the game, if not well then blizzard wont see a cent from me.
Very well said, I couldn't agree more.

Put quite succinctly. thumb.gif
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I seriously doubt they're going to make an offline mode. Despite all they heat they're getting its been a very succesfull launch money wise. Anyway, I am a Blizz fan, and I do enjoy the game for the most part, some tweaking is needed.. I didn't suffer many problems with the launch, no more then many other multiplayer games I have played. They really just need to offer a simple, fast, and convient refund option for everyone. If you don't like the game or thought the problems were too much, you go to their website, type in your cd key and you get a refund. Either back to your CC, Paypal, Bank Account, or mail your a prepaid card/check. This is just something they need to do get away from all this bad press, some of it quite deserved and some of it overblown.
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Wonder how this is going to turn out. The intervention over refund is great if Blizzard wasn't honoring them, but getting rid of DRM that a company is enforcing is overstepping the boundaries. No matter how bad the DRM is. (Even if it was Ubisoft's)

Forget that. DRM can go to hell. Especially Ubisoft's.
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Call AT&T and complain, don't take it lying down, and you'd be surprised about what they'd be willing to do to keep you as a costumer.
I always call Bell when things don't work and get refunds on my monthly bills.
Additionally, I call them once a year and work on getting a better price on my bundles.
People need to stand up for their rights not take it up the *ss.

Exactly. They owe you, not the other way around. Without your $$, they wouldn't exist.
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Good for them. There really needs to be some guidelines in place protecting consumers from some of these selfish game developers that just have the need to control everything at the cost of the paying customers.
    
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The director out of the game went out of his way to make D3 more different as he possibly can than D2. Then he went on to say that there aren't really that many bugs in the game or troubles and that everyone is "exaggerating" the hacking, the gold duping/item and what not. Overall the game has been a complete failure thus far and everyone is hoping that 1.03 will fix most of it.
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Well i got my refund from blizzard. 65$ woot! beat the game twice too @ 400 ping. Finally got sick and just asked for a refund. Thanks blizzard smile.gif
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and I'm stuck paying another $77 for my last 6 months of WoW for games I don't even play anymore. Totally Stellar.
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