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So you want to create public GAs, but you don't want bots and auto-join scripts to enter? Good. Just post a comment in this thread with a link to an invite-only giveaway. The idea is very simple and is really not different from many (most?) of the other threads in the forum, except that you don't need to invest much time or thought into it. Just post the link in a comment, and you're done :-)
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I'm trying to find how serious the issue with bots really is. So far the results don't really prove things one way or another. Here are some stats from my latest experiment:
Game: Space Trader: Merchant Marine
Number of giveaways: 5
Period: 3 days
Yet some more stats:
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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor GOTY (lvl 5+). Not available in Japan, I'm afraid.
No Orcs allowed
lv2+, real cv ratio>0.5
last a bit longer this time
Tier 1: lv2+, real cv ratio>0.75
Tier 2: lv4+, real cv ratio>1
Huge thanks to Yirg for creating a bot-free area, and all the GA creators who posted their GAs here!
Love this thread so much. <3
And it's gone.
come in bots ! https://www.steamgifts.com/giveaway/r0fEm/
[Removed, some cool people joined :) ]
Next not Touhou :)