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Old 02-16-2012, 12:18 PM   #1
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Alliance of Valiant Arms - Get the Black Rose in TF2 and the Mackerel in AVA; Weekend

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The anti-cheat system used by AVA is a rootkit that contains a keylogger
It is unconfirmed if the Steam version has this, it seems to be missing core files to actually work in the Steam version
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Team Fortress 2 "Black Rose"
Receive the free Alliance of Valiant Arms-themed Team Fortress 2 weapon, "Black Rose", by unlocking the "1st One Down" achievement in A.V.A.!*
To receive the free TF2 item, players must create a character and complete their first game to unlock this achievement. (Players who've already unlocked should also receive the item.)
*The "Black Rose" will be available in TF2 later on today
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Additionally, the A.V.A. team has included a Team Fortress 2 item in their game! For this weekend only, jump into A.V.A. and you'll receive the "Holy Mackerel" as a melee item for your A.V.A. character.
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Alliance of Valiant Arms, the popular Free-to-Play game on Steam, is having a special Weekend Deal to commemorate their latest update which includes Steam achievements! Now through Monday at 10AM Pacific Time, all in-game purchases will net you double the G Coins in A.V.A.! Additionally, a new A.V.A. themed item, the "Black Rose", has been added into Team Fortress 2. Complete the AVA achievement, "1st One Down", to unlock the TF2 item later on today and you'll also receive the TF2-inspired "Holy Mackerel" for your A.V.A. character! Click Here to download and start playing. Must have Steam installed.
Also confirms an update for TF2 tonight, as the Black Rose lacks animations

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Old 02-16-2012, 12:21 PM   #2
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I sure hope it's as easy as it sounds, that knife is amazing.
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:23 PM   #3
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I sure hope it's as easy as it sounds, that knife is amazing.
it's super easy

the hardest part is patching the stupid game. Been sitting here for 20 minutes and it's like 10% done patching
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:24 PM   #4
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Is it this weekend only?
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:26 PM   #5
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Is it this weekend only?
It doesn't say for the Rose, but I'm going to assume yes
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:26 PM   #6
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I wonder how true this is, I played this game over the summer when it first went f2p on steam on another computer. Hope it still counts.
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:27 PM   #7
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I wonder how true this is, I played this game over the summer when it first went f2p on steam on another computer. Hope it still counts.
it says it does

I did also, but it didn't unlock the achievement.
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:30 PM   #8
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It's apparently not available here.

God damn it.
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:35 PM   #9
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Bypassing regional restrictoin copy this into browswer (I think <.>): steam://run/102700
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:37 PM   #10
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Bypassing regional restrictoin copy this into browswer (I think <.>): steam://run/102700
I'm pretty sure it's
steam://install/102700
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:38 PM   #11
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Way too easy for a F2P game...
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:40 PM   #12
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Way too easy for a F2P game...
I know, this doesn't even give them time to set their Skinner Box up.
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:41 PM   #13
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Huzzah finally information has been released. Glad that we only have to play and not buy it.
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:41 PM   #14
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I'm pretty sure it's
steam://install/102700
Yes, that. Thank you.
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Old 02-16-2012, 12:49 PM   #15
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Oh wait, nevermind

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