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Offline Alaric

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Return of the Lifetime Subscription!
« on: November 12, 2010, 08:52:26 PM »
Kind of surprised that no one's posted this yet:

Fear the "A"!!!

Offline BentonGrey

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Re: Return of the Lifetime Subscription!
« Reply #1 on: November 18, 2010, 04:57:03 PM »
Thanks for posting that info Alaric.  I've been wondering about that.  I'm afraid three hundred bucks is too rich for my blood, though.
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Offline BlueBard

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Re: Return of the Lifetime Subscription!
« Reply #2 on: November 19, 2010, 03:46:44 PM »
I'm not sure how many people would buy a Lifetime sub when this is going F2P.  The lifer benefits over and above no subscription fee aren't much of an incentive, IMO.

Granted, it will probably save a lot over the long-term, if you plan to remain a Gold player.
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Offline UnkoMan

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Re: Return of the Lifetime Subscription!
« Reply #3 on: November 20, 2010, 08:09:44 PM »
Um, I think the benefits of paying over free are a ton.

I bought a lifetime subscription when it came out because I cannot justify paying monthly for a game, and I want the opportunity to turn it on whenever I like, be it once a month or once a day. I thought of it as a long term investment. I wouldn't want to be stuck in the pre-made templates of the free version though, just because I am not a hardcore gamer.

That being said, I also had quite a bit of disposable income at the time.

Offline GhostMachine

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Re: Return of the Lifetime Subscription!
« Reply #4 on: November 20, 2010, 10:52:00 PM »
I think I started playing either right after the lifetime subs were no longer offered, or right before they were taken away as an option the first time around.

I don't have much disposable income at the moment - I'm unemployed with no real prospects at the moment - but if I did, I'd have signed up for the lifetime sub already this time around.
« Last Edit: November 20, 2010, 10:54:35 PM by GhostMachine »