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EA Promo Breaks the Law

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Connor_Graham, Apr 14, 2009.

  1. Harlequin

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    Wondering if they sent out real brass knuckles or those plastic toy ones. Or is there a difference?

    Damn, real ones must cost alot of money, when are they going to do this for UO? I want a real boomerang for my SA box!
     
  2. From what I got out of the article they were the real thing, and yeah, there's a huge difference. Not only in legality, but also in cost. It would have been smart to have some plastics company make up a batch of realistic looking ones, but to actually send out real ones.....wow. Just wow.
     
  3. Mistura

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    To send out a Fhugazi would have been very disrespectful... They are obviously men of honour.
     
  4. Aran

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    Mass produced, they can be as cheap as $10-15. Not that expensive at all.
     
  5. Nine Dark Moons

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    LMAO... maybe we'll all get gargoyle throwing knives with SA? *hopes*
     
  6. TheScoundrelRico

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    Anything would be better than those stupid stautes/action figures we got with the 3d release...la
     
  7. Bomb Bloke

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    Imagine if EA had successfully taken over Take2, and done something like this with the GTA4 release. Jack Thomson's head would've exploded.
     
  8. Phaen Grey

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    If brass knuckles are illegal to have, how were they produced? Or did EA buy them overseas?
     
  9. Bruin

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    They are illegal in some states, like California where EA is based. They could have purchased them and shipped them from say Nevada.
     
  10. Nvnter

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    Your Loss if you didnt get an Ancient Drag. Looks pretty cool. :danceb:
     
  11. Flora Green

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    And here I thought this would be about the 11th collection issue. :p
     
  12. MoneyMaker

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    On the serious side: WTH was the supervisor of this endeavor thinking?!

    on the lighter side: EA promo rep. :dunce: EA board of Dir. :cursing:

    EA Lawyers :wall: Public opinion of EA :coco::talktothehand::loser:

    My opinion of the incident: :lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:

    Keep us posted on further developments!
    I need a good laugh.
     
  13. Harlequin

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    Hey, that's like a 10-15 buck rebate! I bet boomerangs would cost less for the SA boxes, if not, I'll settle for smaller boomerangs!