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Did anyone else get this e-mail?

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Matt,
Thanks a lot for being an early supporter of StarCraft II. The community is off to a great start, with over four million players worldwide and I'm pleased to report that the rumors of the death of real-time-strategy gaming have been greatly exaggerated.

As a thank you for your early support, I've flagged your Battle.net account to receive a free, downloadable copy of World of Warcraft. This is the full version of World of Warcraft that we sell in store and includes a 30-day subscription. Just follow the instructions below to activate it, download the game, and start playing. Again, it's totally free.

I'd also be interested in hearing any feedback you may have about StarCraft II: what was fun, what we could make better, etc. So if you have any thoughts, please send them along to SC2-feedback@blizzard.com.

Again, thanks for helping us make StarCraft II an epic launch, Matt, and I hope you'll enjoy adventuring in World of Warcraft and connecting with another fun part of the Blizzard community.

Sincerely,
Mike Morhaime,
President & CEO
I mean, I'm not gonna complain about a free 30 day subscription to WoW, just curious if any other early adopters of SC2 got this e-mail. If not, check your spam folders.. that's where mine was.
    
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I think I made all blizzard emails go to my spam folder
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Yeah I got one yesterday.
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Lol...yeah I got one yesterday too.

Epic marketing blizzard.
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Make sure this isn't a scam
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I wonder what blizzards strategy behind this is?

How was starcraft 2 btw?
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I got one as well.

Not that I could care. I tried WoW already and it nearly killed me, it was so interesting.
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Make sure this isn't a scam
Well, it's from newsletter@email.blizzard.com... so I assume it's fine. And it doesn't ask me to input any information, so it's cool... haha.

I may have to pick up WoW this summer or something with this. :0

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I wonder what blizzards strategy behind this is?

How was starcraft 2 btw?
It's so much fun, but I've put way too much time into it, so I'm taking a break.
    
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Uhmm.. Please give it to less fortunate 16-year olds that don't earn money and can't afford to buy WoW, its expansion packs, and its outrageous subscription fees.

pretty please? xD
    
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Uhmm.. Please give it to less fortunate 16-year olds that don't earn money and can't afford to buy WoW, its expansion packs, and its outrageous subscription fees.

pretty please? xD
It's not a code or anything, they just upgrade your account.
    
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