Raptr Handing Out Free Copies

#1 Posted by Cincaid (2958 posts) -

I hope this doesn't count as advertisement for Raptr, but they're handing out thousands (?) of free copies of Joe Danger 2 for XBL later today (the page simply says available "soon" right now). They did a similar thing with the Minecraft XBL release (that's how I got my copy).

The catch? Well, you have to be a Raptr member, link your account to a Facebook account, and also have one out of a few selected games already played.

Here's the page with full details, and I thought I'd just get the word out there for those interested. Free games are always appreciated in my book.

#2 Posted by DarkFury (370 posts) -

Shit, it's not pulling my data correctly for X360 games. I have most of the games it's looking for but all are 'Unranked', and I need at least one to be at 'Experienced' rank.

#3 Posted by Cincaid (2958 posts) -

@DarkFury: Have you got the desktop app for Raptr? Quite sure you need to have that for it to track most games correctly.

#4 Posted by DarkFury (370 posts) -

@Cincaid: It just updated and added my progress. Now to wait until the offer goes live. Thanks for the heads up!

#5 Posted by bwheeeler (459 posts) -

@DarkFury: Did it just update your progress on its own after you waited a little while?

#6 Posted by DarkFury (370 posts) -

@bwheeeler: Yep. I signed up today and it picked up all my achievements, but not on a per-game basis for X360. After maybe an hour, it updated and I'm now 'Experience' in some of the eligible titles.

#7 Posted by mscupcakes (612 posts) -

Good thing I'm Elite on 'Splosion Man! Now we play the waiting game.

#8 Posted by gumdealer (96 posts) -

It's up now, they're going quick

#9 Posted by EarlessShrimp (1663 posts) -

Thanks for the heads up! Just got my copy.

#10 Posted by C0V3RT (1377 posts) -

Thanks for the heads up, redeemed! Usually Raptr is pretty great about spamming me with emails and letting me know when free stuff is available, but not this time...

#11 Posted by SomeDeliCook (2341 posts) -

Facebook account?

Fuck that. I deleted mine a while ago I'm not reactivating it just for a game

#12 Posted by matti00 (674 posts) -

Look into this guys, I've never used Raptr before - after 15 minutes of noodling I got a free copy of Joe Danger 2. Thanks for the heads up duder!

#13 Posted by MVP1101 (209 posts) -

Good looking out man, got mine just before they ran out.

#14 Posted by Cincaid (2958 posts) -

Good that people got some copies, managed to get one myself!

#15 Posted by Ciffy (215 posts) -

"Due to interanal technical difficulties, Joe Danger 2 has been paused." That sounds reeeeeally dirty. I went home for lunch and came back to see they had started and stopped this... really hoping to get a code out of it.

#16 Posted by spiceninja (3063 posts) -

Got myself one too. This is almost as good as the time they gave out codes for Minecraft on 360.

#17 Posted by mscupcakes (612 posts) -

Apparently Ireland wasn't an eligible country for the Joe Danger 2 giveaway. Awesome. :(

#18 Posted by bwheeeler (459 posts) -

Well, I've played it a bit, and it's really a lot more like Joe Danger than I expected. That's not bad, necessarily, but it's a little underwhelming.

#19 Posted by Sikboy1029 (90 posts) -

You know whats weird, raptr shows all the achievements I unlocked in Arkham City PC but on xbox.com it still shows them as locked, GFWL is so broken...

#20 Posted by newslowsad (74 posts) -

Got my copy :)

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