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Folks,

When we originally talked about a Facebook reward, we’d been envisioning something big. Ultimately, that vision couldn’t work – but we still wanted to give you something cool.

Clearly a 34% IP boost and a funny GIF wasn’t cool. We’re going to up the boost to 100% for the weekend.

We’re also disappointed in our communication on this topic, and we’re going to do better in the future.


Original Post with +34% IP Boost planned. : http://na.leagueoflegends.com/board/showthread.php?t=2170055

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Wow, I can't believe how much backlash Riot got for their original offer. Still glad they upped the boost though. I'd be interested to know what their original idea was going to be, but I can wait. Hopefully they release it some time in the future.
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PsiGuard wrote:

Wow, I can't believe how much backlash Riot got for their original offer. Still glad they upped the boost though. I'd be interested to know what their original idea was going to be, but I can wait. Hopefully they release it some time in the future.

People were under the impression that we were going to get a double IP weekend in the first place. They also constantly put off the reward for over a year and it looked like they would put it off again as Merril said there would be an announcement by the end of May.

I don't think we'll see the original idea.

http://na.leagueoflegends.com/board/showthread.php?p=24808072#post24808072
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1. Why did this take you 6 months?

This boost weekend is actually one of a few ideas that we had originally, but we decided to do something much more complicated. Unfortunately, after a few months of development, our other reward just wasn't working due to unforeseen challenges caused by the recent Facebook changes. We had to put a hold on the project, and went back to the drawing board to figure out an alternative suggestion.
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All that means is they decided to release something else (the IP weekend) instead of their original idea because it wouldn't be ready in time.

It's possible that they'll scrap it completely, but I hope not. D:
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Zomg, they just WANT me to waste away my weekend don't they? Not to mention my money for the stacking ip boost >< damn youuuuuuuu riottttt, <3 <3, however...
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Lesson learned kids! If you stomp your feet hard enough and cry loud enough, mommy and daddy will get you that bike that we all know you're not going to use that much!
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Well this is great and bad.

Great coz it's a nice welcome back gift to league lol.

Bad coz it'll keep me from doing my history paper and science project which I have to do this weekend...

and Super great since now I can get Darius quickly and still get up enough IP to get Draven when he comes out :O

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Well this is great and bad.

Great coz it's a nice welcome back gift to league lol.

Bad coz it'll keep me from doing my history paper and science project which I have to do this weekend...

and Super great since now I can get Darius quickly and still get up enough IP to get Draven when he comes out :O


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How would you actually get this thing?
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Dainou wrote:

How would you actually get this thing?


Fully automatic, I already played some games getting extra IP ;)

DuffTime wrote:
ok ok plz carry me omg
i was only waiting for you to ask

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Too hot to be icecream.

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He looks like a hair gel advert on legs

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Icecreamy, with hair as slick and smooth as the ocean waves of Cocobana
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