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How many users do you guys think ea gained with this? A million? More than a million ?
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How many users do you guys think ea gained with this? A million? More than a million ?
It was short-lived. It also took 1-2 days to really grow and get the word out. I estimate under 100,000 people actually took advantage.

However... perhaps there was still millions of game sales tongue.gif
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What percentage of those gained people will actually install origin again just to buy a game?
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How many users do you guys think ea gained with this? A million? More than a million ?


I dont think its anywhere near a million...


It was restricted to US and canada and most of the people couldn't even follow simple directions to get more than one..let alone evade the country restriction..


It was live for a day and a half..Ill say like 100 thousand users max
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I dont think its anywhere near a million...
It was restricted to US and canada and most of the people couldn't even follow simple directions to get more than one..let alone evade the country restriction..
It was live for a day and a half..Ill say like 100 thousand users max
you forgot about people who used to proxies. thumb.gif
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you forgot about people who used to proxies. thumb.gif

that goes under "country evasion"..

proxies weren't even necessary...
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Somebody call the WHAMbulance on some of those users on the EA forums.. Wow.
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it is once again proven that the legit users gets the maltreatment while the non-legit users gets the good stuffs.

this statement is not just about the topic in this thread, but with many things, DRMs for an example,
Edited by ghostrider85 - 10/15/12 at 12:17am
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With that statement, they have said they made a mistake, now enjoy your games. And everyone is angry? Seriously?

If this happened on Steam and Gabe put out an email saying "Well we had a glitch and people were able to get a lot of cool free stuff. But it was our bad, so enjoy the games!" and he would be hailed as a god.

Wow... just wow...
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With that statement, they have said they made a mistake, now enjoy your games. And everyone is angry? Seriously?

If this happened on Steam and Gabe put out an email saying "Well we had a glitch and people were able to get a lot of cool free stuff. But it was our bad, so enjoy the games!" and he would be hailed as a god.

Wow... just wow...

Nope, not everyone is angry. tongue.gif
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Hooray for EA.
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