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Valve is Becoming greedy... Who actually didnt expected that?

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  • BJSV
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    Hello people! I would like to mention one thing about arcana and this event.
    I am currently in LPQ and we can still play the event and receive items. I got more items in LPQ now than i have in the past half year outside of LPQ (by this i mean the rarity of items has gone drastically up).
    This means that the only thing that separated LPQ and normal queue is gone.

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  • getoffme
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    Originally posted by Claire Farron View Post
    My advice for you start from now, keep your money for other game.
    I do, and I rather buy games off other sits, then buy the games thru steam. Because I do not want valve to get my money.

    I will never spend any money on dota 2. Never!

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  • aggelos
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    this event is the worst in dota history all based round people buying £17 arcana's ...not interested and wont buy, will just play AD or AR until this nonsense is over. no diretide for this really

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  • Aenigma
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    And market is totally broken now
    Every item is worthless so Valve wont sold anything else from their store, cause community has lower prices.

    Valve need hint now ? Wipe and refund ^_^

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  • Claire Farron
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    Originally posted by xun_jery View Post
    mybe it such a strategy,
    1. u've seen some player got arcanas...
    2. so ppl will brought pa arcana for playing game
    3. after so many ppl brought arcana from store, they fixed the bug...
    it s a common strategy for make ppl buy arcana, isnt it...
    *just in my mind
    seems for next event i wont buy anything before i know it s nice event
    and seems nice event never available again...
    First, ARCANA is not a common or normal item in Dota 2. That's why it has the highest RARITY in the game!

    The common strategy for VALVE to make people buy Arcanas (especially Manifold Paradox) during this event is not by fixing any bug.
    If you focus and read the Dota 2 blog page, you can notice how they wrote on the blog:
    THE REWARD
    All players on a team that has been both victorious at the end of the match, and has successfully Fulfilled or Denied a contract will be rewarded with a trophy. Additionally, each Arcana owner in the match has a chance to trigger a cluster-drop of items for the winning team.
    I hope you understand the line I've highlighted for you. They told the players that if they want higher chance of item drops, then there must be more arcanas owner in the winning team for either successfully fulfilling/denying the contract.
    Link (referrence): http://postimg.org/image/jgjt7vcan/

    If this is the line of winning team in either successfully fulfilling/denying the contract:
    Player 1: Has arcana in inventory (triggering small chance)
    Player 2: No arcana in inventory (does not trigger)
    Player 3: No arcana in inventory (does not trigger)
    Player 4: No arcana in inventory (does not trigger)
    Player 5: No arcana in inventory (does not trigger)
    p/s: Right now, I am thinking if 1 player = 20% triggering of item drop. If more than 1 player, then it's called cluster-drop of item. 5 players with arcanas = 100% get the drop.

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  • Claire Farron
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    Originally posted by getoffme View Post
    Just another reason why I am glad I have spent zero $$$$ on dota 2
    My advice for you start from now, keep your money for other game.

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  • xun_jery
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    Originally posted by AuGZA View Post
    They patched that bug out. Chill.

    mybe it such a strategy,
    1. u've seen some player got arcanas...
    2. so ppl will brought pa arcana for playing game
    3. after so many ppl brought arcana from store, they fixed the bug...
    it s a common strategy for make ppl buy arcana, isnt it...
    *just in my mind
    seems for next event i wont buy anything before i know it s nice event
    and seems nice event never available again...

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  • getoffme
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    Originally posted by Claire Farron View Post
    FUCK YOU VALVE!
    WE SPENT HUNDREDS OF DOLLARS FOR PREVIOUS ARCANAS!
    NOW YOU MADE THIS EVENT FOR OTHERS TO EASILY GET ARCANAS BY CHANCES?
    Just another reason why I am glad I have spent zero $$$$ on dota 2

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  • Claire Farron
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    Originally posted by Craig View Post
    Just had a match where the PA realised she was going to lose the match at about 20 mins and hid somewhere for the rest of the match. She failed the contract, but we couldn't deny it.
    What server?

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  • Craig
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    Originally posted by lozarian View Post
    Every game since this event started has been toxic and awful. People flaming left and right - other teams delaying the win unless the pa suicides to the target, 4 man roam squads from minute 3.

    This event has done the one thing vale said they never would - affect in game play with cosmetics.

    Stop this bullshit, now.
    Just had a match where the PA realised she was going to lose the match at about 20 mins and hid somewhere for the rest of the match. She failed the contract, but we couldn't deny it.

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  • LTA90
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    No PA games for me yet since the release, guess im lucky :3

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  • lozarian
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    Every game since this event started has been toxic and awful. People flaming left and right - other teams delaying the win unless the pa suicides to the target, 4 man roam squads from minute 3.

    This event has done the one thing vale said they never would - affect in game play with cosmetics.

    Stop this bullshit, now.

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  • Clan
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    What is the heck is this event? Half of the games the event doesn't start, even when we pick hero that has PA and his contract. Once we swapped contract hero, and the one swapped wasn't the contract, so we lost the counter that we earned. I wasted whole day for nothing.

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  • Craig
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    Originally posted by Claire Farron View Post
    I want to know who is the idiot to allow the members to pick such SIZE. Why he does not remove or limit the SIZE of font?
    ~_~''
    Since they showed us such a suck event, I just simply threw back to show their noob level in managing the limit of this forum. LOL...
    You really showed them.

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  • Claire Farron
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    Originally posted by Craig View Post
    I expect that it was deleted because you chose a large red font and it was mostly profanity.
    I want to know who is the idiot to allow the members to pick such SIZE. Why he does not remove or limit the SIZE of font?
    ~_~''
    Since they showed us such a suck event, I just simply threw back to show their noob level in managing the limit of this forum. LOL...

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