X360 Tuesday, February 13, 2007 | 3:41 PM

The last rush for the Halo 3 invites

The last rush for the Halo 3 invites

We still have a number of Halo 3 Beta invites to send out, but we'll this time use a different strategy for this competition. This time the competition only will be open for those that was registered yesterday and back in time, to give our older fanbase a chance. Tomorrow morning at around 10 or 11 AM (CET), we'll open up the competition on the forum- but it's first answer win, so be here in time!
It is also very important that you who won in the other competition put the correct mail adress and gamertag in your account info, otherwise we won't be able to invite you to the beta. If it's not done correctly on friday at 10 AM (CET), we will have *no way* to validate your beta subscription anymore.
Update: After people whined and whined, then whined again about the contest hours, some question will be asked later than anticipated. Next one will be at 12:30, then 4PM and finally 8PM.


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Commented on 2007-02-13 16:04:14
I just fixed my email address to a more reliable account.
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:04:22
I got mine sorted in the end so will refrain from entering but good luck everybody!
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:08:30
yeah... good luck to everyone, let's find out more about this x-button! :)
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:11:58
"t is also very important that you who won in the other competition put the correct mail adress and gamertag in your account info, otherwise we won't be able to invite you to the beta"

But how do we know if we "won" the other competition?
All I got was an "ok" from BlimBlim, thats it. This is weird, and need a better explaination.
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:14:07
Is this open to those in the U.S. ? Just curious? Gamertag: OS Perry and my email on my account is up to date. But it isn't attached to my Windows LIVE account.
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:21:52
my time is now
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:24:33 In reply to Sath
Posted by Sath
"t is also very important that you who won in the other competition put the correct mail adress and gamertag in your account info, otherwise we won't be able to invite you to the beta"

But how do we know if we "won" the other competition?
All I got was an "ok" from BlimBlim, thats it. This is weird, and need a better explaination.
ok

You're in :)
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:27:47
blim,i live in the UK,what time willk it open in UK time please,just so im here on time.
regards ramiuk1
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:29:04
just give it to me now. i am the oldest member here
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:34:13
Yes I'm in !!!
Thanks BlimBlim for clearing that up ;)
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:36:28 In reply to ramiuk1
Posted by ramiuk1
blim,i live in the UK,what time willk it open in UK time please,just so im here on time.
regards ramiuk1
id like to know that too please. im from belgium btw
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:46:09 In reply to BlimBlim
Posted by BlimBlim
ok

You're in :)
Does our email address on Xboxyde have to be linked to our Gamertag and Passport?
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:48:40 In reply to Phaethon360
Posted by Phaethon360
Does our email address on Xboxyde have to be linked to our Gamertag and Passport?
I don't think so.
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:52:13
Nice competition...
Count me in;)
Commented on 2007-02-13 16:57:30
umm what time is 10am CET on easter time?
Commented on 2007-02-13 17:01:03
I love you all.......... i dont want one.
Commented on 2007-02-13 17:03:16
damn, i have school at that time 2morrow :( . is there any other way to get one of these invites from u?
Commented on 2007-02-13 17:04:43 In reply to rayy
around 4 or 5am (eastern time). sorry
Commented on 2007-02-13 17:30:18
So for those who won in the last competition, do we expect emails sometime next week then?
Commented on 2007-02-13 17:30:33
i went to sign up for the rewards program on my other gamertag and i checked my email and im in
Commented on 2007-02-13 17:39:34
OMG, good to know, thx BlimBlim.

HAha where is Heretic...he is gonna come in the exact last moment hahah, such a sleepy eye nerd he is, yes.
Commented on 2007-02-13 18:20:01
Cool
Commented on 2007-02-13 18:32:08
Will we get the key in our e-mail linked with our gamertag or the one we use here?
Commented on 2007-02-13 18:36:10 In reply to ramiuk1
Posted by ramiuk1
blim,i live in the UK,what time willk it open in UK time please,just so im here on time.
regards ramiuk1
Its one hour ahead of GMT (UK TIME) dunno why i am letting u know tho as it will lower my chances haha see u at 9 am here.
Commented on 2007-02-13 19:38:25
Have the previous winners been notified at all? I submitted all valid answers and was about the tenth respondent but I've heard nothing at all so I don't know if I need to be up early for submission or not.
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