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Nov 10 2012
By: ZANIACK Hekseville Citizen 342 posts
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Does anyone use paid boosters?

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I bought a paid booster in the 2011 summer beta, then never again when I realized how superfluously expensive each are. Why should I spend $100,000 in game cash on the bargain paid booster when I can buy the permanent regular bargain booster at the same price? 

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Re: Does anyone use paid boosters?

Nov 10, 2012

ZANIACK wrote:

I bought a paid booster in the 2011 summer beta, then never again when I realized how superfluously expensive each are. Why should I spend $100,000 in game cash on the bargain paid booster when I can buy the permanent regular bargain booster at the same price? 


Back in the Beta, the prices were actually WAY lower. Ping and Bargain were only $35,000, not the $100,000 they are now. And to answer your question, not really.

 

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Nov 10, 2012

I use them every once in a while. Mainly untracable to go with my cloaked but when i feel like trolling its ping:smileytongue:

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Nov 10, 2012
They were a lot cheaper, but those who had everything and a lot of cash started buying them to get an even bigger advantage in almost every game they played. So they raised the price.

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Nov 11, 2012
I used to always use the 'none' paid booster because I thought it would show beside my boosters when I killed someone, but when I killed my friend after getting party split (we were splitscreening) and saw that it doesn't show, I stopped equipping it before each match :smileytongue:

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Nov 11, 2012
Beta was much cheaper. Their advantages were exposed more in the release game, so ND made them really expensive. I like this, as there are less bargain stackers/SA users, but people would still occasionally use them due to the max rank cap being so easy, so people would have plenty of extra cash. Post 1.13, haven't seen a single person with them.

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Nov 11, 2012
Bargain Gold + Bargain Paid = Cash Em' In for just one, lol
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Nov 11, 2012
I use untraceable quite a lot, nothing else to spend my money on and it defo gives an advantage in certain circumstances
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Nov 12, 2012

Well not that ofte actually. Sometimes with a sniper loadout I use the untraceable and sometimes paid bargain. But you are right they are ridiculously expensive.. :smileysad:

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Nov 13, 2012

I haven’t used a paid booster in months. Untraceable was always my favorite paid booster.  

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