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In response to the devastating earthquake and tsunami disaster in Japan, Hi-Rez Studios has pledged to donate 100% of this weekend’s website game sales to Red Cross’ Japan Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami relief effort:

Effective 1pm EST today Friday March 18, through midnight on Sunday March 20, 2011, the Shooter MMO Global Agenda is being discounted to $9.99 on the Hi-Rez Studios web store (down from the regular price of $29.99) and all game sale proceeds will be donated toward relief activities.

This promotion and donation opportunity is available to gamers world-wide at www.globalagendagame.com/japanrelief.

Global Agenda community members and supporters are encouraged to spread the word about this weekend donation opportunity, as well as other efforts around the world to help the people of Japan. Additional donations can be made by visiting the Red Cross website.
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Edited by Coma - 3/19/11 at 7:47am
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They use microtransactions. Cheap marketing trick is cheap.
Still, I like what they're doing.

Also, why do Europeans have to pay more? $10 = €7.08, not €8
Edited by B!0HaZard - 3/19/11 at 7:53am
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It won't be long before the Red Cross send out their army of people, knocking on your door asking for money.
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Originally Posted by B!0HaZard View Post
They use microtransactions. Cheap marketing trick is cheap.
Still, I like what they're doing.

Also, why do Europeans have to pay more? $10 = €7.08, not €8
Depends which service they use to exchange currency and which currency they take natively It might cost them that extra € to exchange it
    
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Bought it and downloading now.
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They use microtransactions. Cheap marketing trick is cheap.
Still, I like what they're doing.

Also, why do Europeans have to pay more? $10 = €7.08, not €8
Not last time I played.
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It's an okay game. It gets old after awhile, but you'll get your $10 worth. Cool they are donating to Japan relief though.
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I dont get it, so are they not really sending the whole $10 or what?
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Hi-Rez Studios has pledged to donate 100% of this weekend’s website game sales to Red Cross’ Japan Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami relief effort
They are sending the whole 10$ dollar.
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you could hardly say this game has microtransactions. It uses boosts so if you pay 10$ you get more experience and twice as much loot from matches. It just helps you level since there isnt that much gear. Doesnt affect the fairness of the game at all.

Im glad to see theyre doing this im max level in this game and its a lot of fun.
    
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