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  • Maxis Apology + Free Origin Game

    Just received this via email:

    Originally posted by Maxis
    Our SimCity Mayors are incredibly important to the team at Maxis. We know we messed up and want to sincerely thank you for staying with us. The good news is we have solved most of the major issues and players are really enjoying the game. We're getting great feedback from our fans and know that many of you are having fun and are exploring this whole new expression of SimCity.

    As a small token of our appreciation, we are offering you a free EA PC game download on Origin*. Mayors who have authenticated their copy of SimCity on Origin by March 25 can select a free game through a redemption portal inside the Origin desktop client later this week. We'll be opening up the redemption portal country-by-country so some of you may see it a little sooner than others. The portal will be live worldwide for everyone to select their game by March 22.

    We don't want any of you to miss out your free game, so please note that you must register your copy of SimCity before March 25, 2013 at 11:59 PM PST and you must claim your free game by March 30, 2013 at 11:59PM PST. For more information, including instructions on how to get your free game and a list of eligible games, please read our FAQ. We've included some of the hottest games in the EA portfolio, so pick one and add it to your Origin library on us!

    Here's the link to that FAQ page again:

    Here are the list of games being offered:

    Battlefield 3 (Standard Edition)
    Bejeweled 3
    Dead Space 3 (Standard Edition)
    Mass Effect 3 (Standard Edition)
    MOHW (Standard Edition)
    NFS Most Wanted (Standard Edition)
    Plants vs. Zombies
    SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition
    I think I'm going to pick ME3. :)
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    Re: Maxis Apology + Free Origin Game

    It's sure generous of them to offer BF3 as a standard addition. I hope they don't accidentally bite themselves by offering people a free chance to spend $50 more to get all the updated DLC content necessary to play most server rotations.




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