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    Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    Did anyone else get an email from EA about playing a game to get a free gift?

    Not sure if it's a legit link.
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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    dunno mate, I never got one


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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    This is how it looks:
    looking online they seem to have done something similar last year although the link was problematic.



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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    You could contact them via website to make sure.

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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    This is the only deal from EA i know of
    http://www.hotukdeals.com/visit?m=15038&q=834553
    Free burnout paradise ultimate box.

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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    There is a discussion on the EA forums about this, the conclusion is that they are either having server errors or could not handle the traffic coming in, no idea.

    It also says all over the internet that a similar game/competition was run by EA last year and had the same issues.

    The site is actually up and running now but as far as i can tell its all in French, no one from EA has responded to the thread or made a post on their forums yet, it is xmas holidays after all.

    This looks legit but, i'm still doubtful.
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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    Well I tried it yesterday abut had some errors and I just clicked onto it again and is working now. I won a 20% off voucher and a free desktop wallpaper.
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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    50% off my order woot? (not just sale items)
    Last edited by Yosh; 26-12-2010 at 06:10 PM.
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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    Doesn't work on pre-orders = major fail, the voucher also doesn't seem to work full stop.
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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    yah, 50% off for me too. Will have a trawl of their store tomorrow but their prices don't look too awesome even with the 50% off.

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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    20% off for me, but Chrome's telling me that the link is taking me to their German site with no easy oiption to translate back to English...
    The T&C link is in english though!
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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    yeah mate legit

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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    pffft only 20% off, i keep being given free games working for Rackage anyway

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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    nice offer! I never seem to get good spam emails

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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    I'm currently being bombarded by emails puporting to be from Blizzard. I don't ever recall playing any of their games!

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    Re: Free gift from EA email - legit or not?

    I also got a £10 off voucher for my birthday from EA on Wed. Sadly, minimum spend applies
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