As the title says, I purchased the game a while ago, but never got around to playing it for various reasons. I played it during Open Beta though, and I really liked it.
Now, I just recently found out about the Free Trial and thought that now would be a good time to finally check the game out and maybe see what has changed. Then I see this thing about Founder’s Status. And apparently, I’m not eligible. The reason for it being that I simply did not play it before it got a Free Trial.
Why is that? I don’t understand. Yes, I did not play it. But I still gave it my support by buying it all the same, just like everyone else. I’ll admit, as I haven’t played it much, I don’t really know how much value the Founder’s Status has. But I feel let down and a pretty screwed over to be honest.
I was very excited to finally get into this game, but this just completely killed the hype for me and now I honestly don’t know if I will because of it. Non-playing owners like me could have at least been informed of the switch and been given the chance to get their hands on this bonus. And the fact that we didn’t even get a heads up about this makes me very disappointed, and left out.
I realize it’s probably too late to do anything. But I believe I and others like me still deserve some kind of Founder’s Reward or recognition for our support… And if that’s just not possible, if anyone could at least provide me with a good explanation for this, I’d appreciate it.