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So I came home today to find an odd package at my door... I opened it up and here is what was inside..





"I didn't order Crysis 2?!" was my first reaction, as I really had no plans on buying this game after how bad they screwed us PC gamers over.

The invoice says I bought it for $29.95 w/ free 2 day shipping on April 9th, 2010.

(Upon further research, here is the original deal link)


(camera is horrible close-up)

I must have caught the deal while I was drunk or something because I don't even vaguely remember ordering the damn game..


But here is where things get complicated. Just earlier today I noticed a charge to the tune of $29.95 on my bank account. Not knowing where the hell this came from, I had my bank issue a charge-back and opened a fraud case. I even spoke to EA about it and they even said it was fishy and to go ahead and have my bank issue a charge-back.

So now I'm stuck with a free copy of Crysis 2, which is funny because I've told friends I wouldn't even take it if someone PAYED me to. That's how much I hated the demo...

Overall odd day.
post #2 of 55
Give it to me I think , haha but anyway, that is odd, meh at least you got it for free !
post #3 of 55
whoa. lucky. gg.
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Ill pay for P&P if you let me have it free
You should have bout 10 copies
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Well EA might investigate the FRAUD case and then find out that the package was delivered to his home who called in for FRAUD transaction. Things might get complicated .
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Free stuff is sweet! Especially when they have the decency to deliver it to you...

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Send it back, or contact EA to figure out how to make it right. I don't like EA, and I don't have much interest in Crysis 2, but stealing is stealing, and that's exactly what it amounts to, even if it was unintentional.
 
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post #8 of 55
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Originally Posted by Ocnewb View Post
Well EA might investigate the FRAUD case and then find out that the package was delivered to his home who called in for FRAUD transaction. Things might get complicated .
This is what I was thinking. I'm going to call both EA and my bank tomorrow and sort it out, because

A. Despite the fact that the game isn't all that great, I received a copy and they should get compensated for that.

B. I don't need to deal with anymore crap.


All is well that ends well I guess. At least I got the game for $30 though..
post #9 of 55
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sir Amik Vase View Post
Ill pay for P&P if you let me have it free
You should have bout 10 copies
No fair lol then again P&P to uk is not much ahhaha
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Originally Posted by Ocnewb View Post
Well EA might investigate the FRAUD case and then find out that the package was delivered to his home who called in for FRAUD transaction. Things might get complicated .
Yup. Should call his bank and let them know its not fraud as soon as possible.
 
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