What's your Humble Bundle price?

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by Xenirina, Nov 15, 2013.

  1. Choice of games

    6 vote(s)
  2. Developer and/or charity

    2 vote(s)
  3. How much money you're willing to spend

    3 vote(s)
  4. Just above the average

    15 vote(s)
  1. Xenirina

    Xenirina Scener

    Aug 26, 2012
    Just wondering how much people pay for the Humble Bundle.
    I'm $15 flat for everything, but I've got mates how pay as little as $3, which kind of bugs me.

    Also, do you base your price on the games, or just how much you've got in the bank?
    Share you're thoughts.
  2. netnerd

    netnerd Advanced Member

    Sep 13, 2013
    I know I shouldn't but I usually pay just above the average, so about $5 because it's always so low (I try to at least not be terrible and just go a cent up). Not really much, but it means I do better than most people, which is something at least. Sometimes I'll pay less if I don't like the games though, so maybe I'm not that good. I will admit that $5 is practically nothing for most of the bundles, so maybe I should pay more every so often, but to be honest, I have no reason to.
  3. Riyaz

    Riyaz Black Ace/Red Joker

    Jun 21, 2011
    $1 and if there are cool games $6
  4. Kurt91

    Kurt91 GBAtemp Fan

    Sep 9, 2012
    United States
    Newport, WA
    I've only ever bought one Humble Bundle set, and that's the current one. I paid five dollars, partially because I was only interested in the two Batman games and not any of the others (I, uh, torrented Asylum a while back and while I haven't gotten around to finishing it, would really like to have a legit copy instead), and partially because I don't have much money at the moment and am currently unemployed. Of course, karma comes to bite me in the ass. I bought it and paid for it on the 12th, and something happened to make it so I never got the keys to download the games. I sent in an e-mail to their support address, and haven't gotten a reply yet beyond the automated "we'll get to your issue soon, please wait" response.
  5. king_leo

    king_leo Real Hero

    Sep 12, 2009
    De RigueurMortis
    Just above average, I don't have enough money to pay any more then that.
  6. Luhof

    Luhof Quack qwack I'm a duck.

    May 8, 2012
    Montpellier, France
    Yup, above the average for me. But if games are awesome, I buy it multiple times.
  7. grossaffe

    grossaffe GBAtemp Addict

    May 5, 2013
    United States
    Try not to be too bothered by it. All those three-dollar-fiends add up to net them a bunch of money they wouldn't otherwise get.
  8. The Real Jdbye

    The Real Jdbye Always Remember 30/07/08

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    I pay just above the average, but always make sure to give most of it to charity, and a $0.25 Humble Tip or so. The whole idea behind Humble Bundle is to raise money for charity, so why give most of it to the devs? They go into it knowing they will not profit a whole lot from it.
  9. Gahars

    Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

    Aug 5, 2011
    United States
    New Jersey
    A pay above the average, just enough to keep my costs low (I appreciate the deals, HB, but my wallet can only take so much punishment) and just enough to help nudge the average up for everyone else. I am a spiteful man.
  10. mysticwaterfall

    mysticwaterfall Streamforce Supreme Commander

    Aug 11, 2008
    United States
    Right behind you
    Usually 1$. If the above the average games are good, right above that. I would have done 5$ on the current one if I didn't already have Batman and scribblenauts.
  11. Flame

    Flame Me > You

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    I monitor the page with an extension when its nice and low and pay 0.0000000000000000000000000000000001 extra of the beat the average so i get what i want.

    the life of the cheap sake gamer.

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  12. Silverthorn

    Silverthorn Spiky!

    Mar 27, 2012
    I generally pay the average + a few $.
    When the games are great I buy it multiple times to gift for friends.
  13. Arras

    Arras GBAtemp Guru

    Sep 14, 2010
    If I want the average+ games, I'll usually pay 5$ or so (although I think I did pay 9$ for one of the older bundles). If there's nothing I want in the beat the average games, I usually just pay 1$.
  14. Hells Malice

    Hells Malice Are you a bully?

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    Usually do $15 flat, all to charity. I don't even play the games half the time, I just see the bundle as a good cause and give some games away and build my Steam library with the rest.
    Sometimes more if I can afford it but still do $15 to charity.
  15. Xenirina

    Xenirina Scener

    Aug 26, 2012

    This is basically me.
  16. Tom Bombadildo

    Tom Bombadildo Tom BombaDadlo

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    I forgot
    Sort of depends on the games I suppose.

    If there are games I really want in the BTA, I'll usually pay $15-$20 (depends on whatever I have in my Paypal at the time), and if there aren't I'll just go $2-$3 (or whatever is in my Paypal at the time lol)
  17. ShadowSoldier

    ShadowSoldier GBAtemp Guru

    Oct 8, 2009
    Depends if I have enough money. Recently it's been 1 dollar. Or if I'm generous I'll buy a couple bundles and just give them out.
  18. Satangel

    Satangel BEAST

    Nov 27, 2006
    Bruges, Belgium
    Usually just do above the average, just enough to unlock the extra's. Not more really, I'm a really cheap person :/
  19. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

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    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom
    I go exclusively for the DRM free ones if I bother at all.

    If I have a burner paypal account that is drained.

    If the non BTA games are what I want then those. I do not do steam so no need to do whatever though such a thing has not happened yet (those situations were the burner paypal accounts).

    If the BTA games are something I want then bare minimum for those. I will occasionally gamble on there being ones revealed later for the BTA if the BTA does not interest me quite so much.

    I have since done a few daily bundles. Good times thus far.

    If I can bias it then everything to the devs.

    I play everything I can from them, occasionally there might be crazy high space requirements and for the most part my storage situation is "down to the last three gigs" so I have not sorted everything yet.
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