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GameStop to Offer Compensation for DX:HR OnLive Coupon Removal

GameStop seems to continue to leak memos like a sieve, as Kotaku now features another alleged internal missive from the game store. This indicates they plan to give customers who purchased the standard Windows edition of Deus Ex: Human Revolution from GameStop a $50.00 gift certificate and an offer to buy two used games and get one free as compensation for having discarded the OnLive vouchers that were supposed to come with Eidos Montreal's action/RPG prequel. They say they've confirmed with GameStop retail locations that the following message will be sent to customers:

Dear GameStop customer,

Earlier this week, GameStop removed a competitor's coupon from standard edition PC versions of Deus Ex: Human Revolution, a recent release by Square Enix. We were not aware that the product box would contain this competitor's offer. We regret the events surrounding this title release and that our customers were put in the middle of this issue between GameStop and Square Enix, the publisher of this game. And for this, we are truly sorry.

For your inconvenience, we would like to offer you a free $50 GameStop gift card and a Buy 2 Get 1 Free pre-owned purchase. We want to earn back your trust and confidence in the GameStop experience. Please bring in this email and your store receipt or order confirmation from GameStop.com and present it to a Game Advisor.

Sincerely, Paul Raines CEO, GameStop

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15. Re: GameStop to Offer Compensation for DX:HR OnLive Coupon Removal Aug 26, 2011, 19:51 necrosis
 
jacobvandy wrote on Aug 26, 2011, 17:12:
Okay, okay... Use the gift card to get a free game, THEN never go there again.
Games are $50 again?
 
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