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Jake Tucker responded to Optimaximal comment in
6 Months ago
Key resellers now let you gamble for game codes - pay £12.69 for a 50% chance at PUBGKey resellers now let you gamble for game codes - pay £12.69 for a 50% chance at PUBG
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"If you buy two tickets, you’re guaranteed to get PUBG and a random game. "

Nope, it'll be the typical '50% chance of getting the game you want' for each ticket. I wouldn't be surprised if there's also computer math going on in the background to weight it towards the cheap no-name product.
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I wrote the original story, and if you buy two tickets they promise the game and a random code. It says on the terms and conditions.

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Jake Tucker responded to nu1mlock comment in
2 Years ago
The Division has dropped 94% of its players in three monthsThe Division has dropped 94% of its players in three months
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What?

The Division never had 2.1 million players per day on Steam. It might have had 2.1 million players per day on all platforms combined, but not on Steam alone.

You can't just simply combine ALL platforms (Uplay, Steam, Origin, Playstation 4, Xbox One) and say "wow, these many" and then only use a single platform (Steam) and say "ooooh, so few".

Steam "only" sold about 760,000 copies of The Division, so it's really stupid to compare the total amount of players from all platforms and then compare it to Steam-only users three months later.

Now, while this comment is late "to the party", something has to be done. Either a proper answer to this comment or an update to the article - seeing it's absolutely 100% misleading AND wrong.
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Hi buddy,


Cheers for pointing out the error, and it was an error - entirely my bad. I didn't double check my own maths on this and made a complete error. The headline is still correct, it's just that exact part of the article has the wrong figures. I'm going to do my maths now (under pain of death from Ben) and then do an edit to the article taking this into account .


Thanks for getting in touch, honestly, everyone makes errors sometimes but it's great to get a chance to fix it up. Thanks!

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Jake Tucker commented on
3 Years ago
We’ve got 500 Heroes of the Storm beta keys to giveaway to EU players and PLEASE NO TRAMPLINGWe’ve got 500 Heroes of the Storm beta keys to giveaway to EU players and PLEASE NO TRAMPLING
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Receiving a key here would be much better than paying $40 dollars for the founders pack.

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