Humble bundle 2+1 giveaway by me. I need ideas please.

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by Gamer4life, Feb 9, 2011.

  1. Gamer4life
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    Gamer4life I am the Orange Gamer

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    I have recently won the humble bundle 2+1 and want to regive it away on here i just need some ideas for a contest or maybe i could accept $1 donations from people who want to enter. I won this bundle over at netbooknetwork.net.
     
  2. Vigilante

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    Give it to me pls
     
  3. Sausage Head

    Sausage Head Lord Sausage LXIX

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    alanjohn check ur pm
    Give it to me, please.
     
  4. toguro_max

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    Let me get this straight... You want, maybe as you put it, $1 as donations so people could enter this raffle? You want $1 from everyone who wants to "win" this bundle you received for free? You want to $1 from people to make a "giveaway"?

    Btw, usually giveaways are for free, and stuff... And since you "got" this for free, and you will still have your copy, why did you even mentione the $1 donation?

    Everyone could pay, if they wanted, $1 for the Humble Bundle when is was "on". And even those who paid for it pirated the bundle...
     
  5. Gamer4life
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    Gamer4life I am the Orange Gamer

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    what i cant make a profit like every other person in the world and i still need ideas for a contest if you guys don't like the $1 donation idea. something like a writing contest or something else
     
  6. TrolleyDave

    TrolleyDave Philosolosophising

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    If you're going to be charging for your giveaway then it needs to go in the Trading Forum.
     
  7. MasterPenguin

    MasterPenguin GBAtemp Fan

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    So you want to make profit off a game that was "sold" for charity? Sounds like a dick move to me.
     
  8. monkat

    monkat I'd like to see you TRY to ban me. (Should I try?.

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    Isn't selling digital goods against the rules?
     
  9. TrolleyDave

    TrolleyDave Philosolosophising

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    Very good point! Forgot all about that. So basically OP, if you're going to be charging money for this as a "raffle" idea then it'll have to be done outside of the 'temp.
     
  10. Gamer4life
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    Gamer4life I am the Orange Gamer

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    i am not selling i used the word donate you would donate me a dollar to gain an entry into the giveaway i don't see anything wrong with that. But since you guys don't like that then we will do a contest now come on give me some ideas people.
     
  11. Devin

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    Drawing contest? Donations are voluntary. If you "charge" donations for entry into a raffle it's against the rules. Like what TD said.
     
  12. Gamer4life
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    Gamer4life I am the Orange Gamer

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    ok then i will hold a contest of some sort
     
  13. Recorderdude

    Recorderdude Musician, Animator, Buffoon.

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    Art contest
    Writing contest
    Music Contest maybe

    but youd need to give us a theme, and also which games you picked if you already redeemed it.
     
  14. MasterPenguin

    MasterPenguin GBAtemp Fan

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    You can use the word "donation", but if you're being forced to pay, it sure isn't a donation.

    Also, try making the "worst pun" contest. See who can make you facepalm the most!
     
  15. Gamer4life
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    Gamer4life I am the Orange Gamer

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    I am liking these ideas keep them coming
     
  16. Maplemage

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    Why would you care?
    Who can re-make you a better avatar contest.
    (Not saying yours if ugly or something)
     
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