[QUESTION] Ok, this time SE headstart keys feedback

Discussion in 'Warhammer' started by Jupitus, Sep 16, 2008.

How was the SE HS registration for YOU?

  1. Credit where it's due, very smooth!

    53 vote(s)
    79.1%
  2. Flaky flaky, but I got in at last

    12 vote(s)
    17.9%
  3. Uber Cr4p... still b0rked!!!

    2 vote(s)
    3.0%
  1. Jupitus

    Jupitus Old and short, no wonder I'm grumpy! Staff member Moderator FH Subscriber

    As per the title, and similar to previous poll.... for users with a SE headstart key, how was your registration and game start... please note that this is NOT about server queues or about the special items for headstart where GOA have said they gave the emails a low priority, it's about getting your account activated to be able to play!

    Thanks :)
     
  2. bronnac

    bronnac Fledgling Freddie

    no Probs here
     
  3. Jupitus

    Jupitus Old and short, no wonder I'm grumpy! Staff member Moderator FH Subscriber

    This poll is about registration, not about queues, that is a different subject :twak:
     
  4. Jupitus

    Jupitus Old and short, no wonder I'm grumpy! Staff member Moderator FH Subscriber

    Fear my uber quote skills ;)
     
  5. Lefthand

    Lefthand Fledgling Freddie

    It was very smooth for me. I did register a few hours after it was possible so I probably missed out the big crowd. It took just a few minutes to get a reply. Same with the ingame item code. When I logged in I could go to a mailbox and pick up the items. I was positively surprised how well it worked.
     
  6. Jupitus

    Jupitus Old and short, no wonder I'm grumpy! Staff member Moderator FH Subscriber

    Well I was travelling to work when the registration came up, but around 9:30 BST I entered my code first time and got a mail within a couple of minutes :)
     
  7. Draylor

    Draylor Part of the furniture

    Duh.

    Silly Jup, there arent 100 threads of 100+ posts each calling for the immediate execution of everyone associated with GOA - you figure it out ;)
     
  8. Calaen

    Calaen I am a massive cock who isn't firing atm!

    Very smooth indeed minutes between registration and the keys being received.
     
  9. Granpa

    Granpa Fledgling Freddie

    Great for me waited 5 mins max....
     
  10. Roo Stercogburn

    Roo Stercogburn Resident Freddy

    No trouble for me. Only hiccup was remembering which email account I had used when originally registering :)
     
  11. Zagzyg

    Zagzyg Regular Freddie

    No real problems.
    The email and links provided by email were not specific, and it was a bit confusing figuring out where to go to enter the codes.

    It's annoying that I have to copy/paste the codes 1 piece at a time, instead of the whole code in one go.

    I received the activation email quite quickly, within a minute or so, and was in the game straight after.

    I got the strange email for the bonus items about 24 hours after, but given the history of GOA, I didn't panic at the strange message, and I received my 2 items via mail in game last night.
     
  12. Drav

    Drav Loyal Freddie

    Fine here on the one headstart key I actually got from EA, still waiting on two more tho :/
     
  13. Tiawhyn

    Tiawhyn Fledgling Freddie

    Open beta was a disaster (obviously). Was waiting on me SE keys from direct2drive. Got them, went to the WAR site and validated the keys. Received the mail minutes later and was playing five minutes later :D Smooth sailing so GOA actually paid attention to the mess they made and came through.

    So yay Goa



    Oops...did i say that last bit out loud ? :twak:
     
  14. Old-Ironclaw

    Old-Ironclaw Fledgling Freddie

    I registered headstart code ok, but made a mistake with item code. Got a 'fail' email, and resubmitted several times in last 24 hours - but no email, and now I am in game, no items in mail.

    It was the same page as headstart validation for items I trust?
     
  15. caswallawn

    caswallawn Fledgling Freddie

    I had no problem with the activation it was almost instant. the only thing is the third key I got for the game exclusive item wont be accepted by the site.
     
  16. Flimgoblin

    Flimgoblin It's my birthday today!

    gifv "I'm not on the SE headstart but I need to vote some way or other" option...
     
  17. `mongoose

    `mongoose One of Freddy's beloved

    Hey Jup - wot server you on mate? :)

    Once I'd gotten over user error - very smooth. Pleasantly surprised would be the best way to describe my experiences :)

    M
     
  18. Jupitus

    Jupitus Old and short, no wonder I'm grumpy! Staff member Moderator FH Subscriber

    See your post in the other thread, dummy :p

    (Hirn, Destruction... if you want a guild I may have one you can join!)
     
  19. Trottimus

    Trottimus Fledgling Freddie

    Decided to buy the game!

    Got it from Direct2Drive as they had headstart keys left.

    Unfortunately, I tried validating my key like 2 hours ago. Still nothing yet :(
     
  20. Trottimus

    Trottimus Fledgling Freddie

    Ignore what I just said...

    I was a fool, used the wrong login name to try and activate an account.

    After checking my other email address, I had an email from GOA saying it wasn't activated blah blah.

    So I used my correct login for the correct email address, and in under a minute, bingo, I'm activated!

    :D
     
  21. Flimgoblin

    Flimgoblin It's my birthday today!

    random question - do you drink Tennents, despite being from Somerset?
     
  22. Jimmi

    Jimmi Fledgling Freddie

    I couldn't use my CB/OB account for some reason, so I had to make a new one. After that I encountered no problems at all.
     

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