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User Info: Torpedo_Vegas

Torpedo_Vegas
3 years ago#31
Yeah, I can't get on either. Although, I have a hard time believing that it's due to a 4 year old game being offered for free...

I've been through A LOT of Steam Sales in my day, and I've seen them get slammed before. However, in those other instances, you could eventually get the store to load if you refreshed enough. Now, it just plain fails to load after trying for over a half hour. I'm thinking something else is going on...

User Info: stavrosyomafias

stavrosyomafias
3 years ago#32
It's still doesn't working. >.<
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User Info: awesomephatman

awesomephatman
3 years ago#33
Torpedo_Vegas posted...
I'm thinking something else is going on...


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User Info: OrgeLambart

OrgeLambart
3 years ago#34
Custers_Revenge posted...
OrgeLambart posted...
free L4D2, new accounts to buy the game to sell the cards... rinse, repeat.


So somebody can make a couple bucks? I don't Steam cards, they're never worth anything and more people sell them so the value is even lower than before.


The cards were selling for like 20 cent a piece prior to the free game, I wager after the free game give away they'll sell for under 10 cent if not some of the cheapest cards on the marketplace. Like someone else said though, this seems like something worse than just a free game, this smells like a DDOS attack or worse a full fledged hack.
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User Info: fire2box

fire2box
3 years ago#36
Drakillion posted...
It's down for me. Error 118. I'm assuming everyone's downloading Left 4 Dead 2, which are swamping the servers.


No, its just people going to the store page. Downloads work just fine.
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User Info: Moorish_Idol

Moorish_Idol
3 years ago#37
I'd like to get it. Hopefully it doesn't disappear before I can connect to the servers. :(

User Info: fire2box

fire2box
3 years ago#38
OrgeLambart posted...
Custers_Revenge posted...
OrgeLambart posted...
free L4D2, new accounts to buy the game to sell the cards... rinse, repeat.


So somebody can make a couple bucks? I don't Steam cards, they're never worth anything and more people sell them so the value is even lower than before.


The cards were selling for like 20 cent a piece prior to the free game, I wager after the free game give away they'll sell for under 10 cent if not some of the cheapest cards on the marketplace. Like someone else said though, this seems like something worse than just a free game, this smells like a DDOS attack or worse a full fledged hack.


It's not a DDOS, if it was downloads would be stopped as well. Its just the store page getting overwhlemed by people trying to get a free AAA game and one of the best zombie games ever.
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User Info: MonerMoner

MonerMoner
3 years ago#39
Was just able to get in, give it a shot.
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