β˜ƒοΈβ€πŸŽ„ Yogscast Jingle Jam 2021 πŸŽ„β€β˜ƒοΈ

1 Tier, 56 Steam Items

01 Dec 2021 - 14 Dec 2021

View this bundle on: ITAD - Barter.vg


Useful links

Yogscast Jingle Jam 2021 - Information on reddit
Tiltify - Jingle Jam FAQs (including redemtption instructions)
Yogscast Game Jam 2021 on Itch.io
Yogscast' live Twitch stream
VODs on Yogs Live


Highlights

  • Donate Β£35 (about $47) and get keys for 56 games!
  • Tiltify have built a new system to send out rewards - should be quicker and easier now!
  • Combined RRP is over Β£650 ($875) - which is 50% bigger than last year!
  • 100,000 bundles are available - last year we almost sold out so don’t delay!
  • 14 different charities to choose from, all worthy causes with unique projects!
  • Create your own fundraiser as part of the Jingle Jam and your community can also redeem the rewards for donating! You’ll be able to do this once the page is live on the 1st of December at 5pm (insert link here!).

Once you receive your keys please redeem them before January 2022. Keys may expire after the 1st of January and Jingle Jam, Tiltify and the charities involved are not liable to replace expired keys! This is a donation reward - not a purchase!

Note:

Initially, Rising Storm 2: Vietnam was featured in the bundle instead of Rising Storm.
Some of the first people who bought the bundle received a Rising Storm 2: Vietnam key instead of Rising Storm. (source)
Other people seem to receive Killing Floor instead of Rising Storm (source)

Keys for Rising Storm 2: Vietnam were sent out for every purchase after the bundle ended.

πŸ”‘ Full list of subs


Free DLCs to claim:

!addlicense ASF 535096, 478143


Keys validity

Key Valid Last reported successful activation Last reported FAILED activation
12 is Better Than 6 ❔ 09 Jan -
20XX ❔ 01 Jan -
Anodyne 2: Return to Dust ❔ - -
Barony ❔ 02 Jan -
Barotrauma ⚠️ 01 Jan 20 Jan
Boreal Blade ❔ 03 Jan -
Clustertruck ❔ 01 Jan -
Crowntakers ❔ 02 Jan -
Disc Room ❔ 03 Jan -
Embr ⚠️ 01 Jan 16 Jan
Empyrion - Galactic Survival ❔ 01 Jan -
Farm Manager 2018 ❔ 01 Jan -
Figment ❔ 07 Jan -
Fling to the Finish ❔ 01 Jan -
Four Sided Fantasy ❔ 01 Jan -
Golf It! ❔ 01 Jan -
Hearthlands ❔ 21 Jan -
Heaven's Vault ❔ 01 Jan -
Helheim Hassle ❔ 01 Jan -
Hyper Light Drifter ❔ 01 Jan -
Jumpala ❔ 03 Jan, but some might be deactivated already (source) -
Just Die Already ⚠️ 01 Jan 16 Jan
Kao the Kangaroo: Round 2 ❔ 11 Jan -
Kind Words ❔ 29 Dec 2021 -
Make Sail ❔ 03 Jan -
Murder by Numbers ❔ - -
Murderous Pursuits ❔ 01 Jan -
Northgard ❔ 01 Jan -
OCO ❔ - -
PC Building Simulator ⚠️ 01 Jan 21 Jan
Pankapu ❔ 21 Jan -
Pathway ❔ 03 Jan, but some might be deactivated already (source) -
PictoQuest ❔ 29 Dec 2021 -
Project Winter ❔ 05 Jan -
Radical Rabbit Stew ❔ 03 Jan -
Red Orchestra 2 Multiplayer with Rising Storm ❔ 03 Jan -
Regions Of Ruin ❔ 31 Dec 2021 -
Rising Storm 2: Vietnam ⚠️ 01 Jan 16 Jan
Samurai Gunn ❔ 01 Jan -
Scoot Kaboom and the Tomb of Doom ❔ 03 Jan -
Shift Happens ❌ 02 Jan 16 Jan & 20 Jan
Sizeable ❔ - -
Surviving Mars ❔ 01 Jan -
Tales of the Neon Sea ❔ 16 Jan -
The First Tree ❔ 01 Jan -
The Haunted Island, a Frog Detective Game ❔ 01 Jan -
The Void Rains Upon Her Heart ❔ 03 Jan -
The World Next Door ❔ 03 Jan -
Ultimate Chicken Horse ❔ 02 Jan -
Unrailed! ⚠️ 04 Jan 20 Jan
Urban Trial Tricky ❔ 01 Jan -
Valfaris ❔ 01 Jan -
Wheels of Aurelia ❔ 17 Jan -
Wildermyth ❔ 06 Jan -
Witch It ⚠️ 01 Jan 13 Jan
XTHRUST ❔ 17 Jan -

❔ = unknown / no info
❌ = the keys expired (duplicates reported multiple times)
⚠️ = duplicates reported (once)
βœ… = the key will not expire, confirmed by publisher


46.56 USD | 41.07 EUR | 35 GBP | 59.51 CAD | 65.33 AUD | 3.449.27 RUB | 295.53 CNY

Game Ratings Cards Cheevos Details Platforms Bundled Retail Price
Wildermyth 95% of 9086 - πŸ† 3.75 CV app/763890 W M L 0 $24.99
Project Winter 86% of 11825 ❀ πŸ† 3.00 CV app/774861 0 $19.99
Barotrauma 92% of 14942 ❀ πŸ† 4.50 CV app/602960 W M L 1 $29.99
Embr 88% of 564 ❀ πŸ† 3.00 CV app/1062830 W 0 $19.99
Unrailed! 93% of 7279 ❀ πŸ† 3.00 CV app/1016920 W M L 1 $19.99
Northgard 88% of 31507 ❀ πŸ† 4.50 CV app/466560 W M L 1 $29.99
Murder by Numbers 87% of 683 ❀ πŸ† 2.25 CV app/1140290 W 0* $14.99
Surviving Mars 84% of 12153 ❀ πŸ† 0.00 CV ☠ app/464920 W M L 4 $29.99
Hyper Light Drifter 94% of 11729 ❀ πŸ† 3.00 CV app/257850 W M L 4 $19.99
Just Die Already 82% of 805 ❀ πŸ† 2.25 CV app/979070 W 0 $14.99
Heaven's Vault 91% of 1145 - πŸ† 3.75 CV app/774201 W 2 $24.99
Golf It! 89% of 13010 - πŸ† 1.35 CV app/571740 W M 2 $8.99
PC Building Simulator 94% of 32039 ❀ πŸ† 3.00 CV app/621060 W 2 $19.99
Pathway 74% of 1576 ❀ πŸ† 2.40 CV app/546430 W M L 0 $15.99
Empyrion - Galactic Survival 81% of 22567 - - 3.00 CV app/383120 W 1 $19.99
Valfaris 89% of 959 - πŸ† 3.75 CV app/600130 W 1 $24.99
Witch It 89% of 9108 ❀ πŸ† 3.00 CV app/559650 W 2 $19.99
Tales of the Neon Sea 85% of 1620 - πŸ† 2.55 CV app/828740 W 4 $16.99
Ultimate Chicken Horse 96% of 19143 ❀ πŸ† 2.25 CV app/386940 W M L 4 $14.99
Rising Storm (including Red Orchestra 2 Multiplayer) No user reviews (Included game has cards) - 0 CV ☠ sub/27708 1 $ -
20XX 92% of 3411 ❀ πŸ† 2.25 CV app/322110 W 1 $14.99
The First Tree 78% of 3603 ❀ πŸ† 1.50 CV app/555150 W M L 1 $9.99
Scoot Kaboom and the Tomb of Doom 100% of 23 - πŸ† 1.80 CV βš™οΈ app/1253270 W 0 $11.99
Urban Trial Tricky 75% of 12 - - 3.00 CV βš™οΈ app/1380060 W 0 $19.99
The Void Rains Upon Her Heart 100% of 208 ❀ πŸ† 1.95 CV app/790060 W 0 $12.99
Make Sail 51% of 39 - - 3.00 CV app/417200 W M L 0 $19.99
Samurai Gunn 93% of 308 - πŸ† 2.25 CV app/239090 W 0 $14.99
Barony 92% of 2167 ❀ πŸ† 2.25 CV app/371970 W M L 3 $14.99
Shift Happens 86% of 905 ❀ πŸ† 2.25 CV app/359840 W 2 $14.99
The Haunted Island, a Frog Detective Game 95% of 1147 - πŸ† 0.75 CV app/963000 W M 5 $4.99
Radical Rabbit Stew 100% of 55 - πŸ† 2.40 CV app/1232010 W 0* $15.99
Regions Of Ruin 85% of 1752 ❀ πŸ† 0.00 CV ☠ app/680360 W M L 1 $11.99
Fling to the Finish 85% of 238 ❀ πŸ† 0.00 CV ☠ app/1054430 W 0 $14.99
Figment 88% of 581 ❀ πŸ† 3.00 CV app/493540 W M L 8 $19.99
Wheels of Aurelia 53% of 110 ❀ πŸ† 2.25 CV app/508740 W M L 2 $14.99
Murderous Pursuits 67% of 324 ❀ πŸ† 0.00 CV ☠ app/638070 W 3 $9.99
Helheim Hassle 98% of 67 ❀ πŸ† 3.00 CV app/1095120 W M L 1 $19.99
Kao the Kangaroo: Round 2 95% of 1665 ❀ πŸ† 0.30 CV app/1048540 W 0 $1.99
Hearthlands 83% of 277 - πŸ† 3.00 CV app/336300 W M L 2 $19.99
XTHRUST 100% of 2 - πŸ† 2.25 CV βš™οΈ app/1527080 W 0 $14.99
The World Next Door + Original Soundtrack DLC + Prelude Comic DLC 82% of 147 Corresponds to The World Next Door (Deluxe Edition) ❀ πŸ† 1.50 CV sub/222690 W M 2 $9.99
OCO 96% of 29 - πŸ† 0.75 CV βš™οΈ app/1165450 W M 0 $4.99
Anodyne 2: Return to Dust 93% of 367 ❀ πŸ† 3.00 CV app/877810 W M L 0 $19.99
Jumpala 89% of 19 - πŸ† 1.50 CV app/1278190 W M L 0 $9.99
Kind Words 98% of 5580 ❀ - 0.75 CV app/1070710 W M L 2 $4.99
Sizeable 98% of 313 ❀ πŸ† 1.50 CV app/1333910 W 0 $9.99
Pankapu 76% of 206 ❀ πŸ† 1.80 CV app/418670 W M L 4 $11.99
PictoQuest 75% of 61 - πŸ† 1.20 CV app/1014040 W 0 $7.99
Boreal Blade 77% of 292 - - 0.60 CV app/598780 W 1 $3.99
Crowntakers 75% of 353 ❀ πŸ† 1.50 CV app/294370 W M L 4 $9.99
Four Sided Fantasy 79% of 208 - πŸ† 1.50 CV app/337490 W M 3 $9.99
Disc Room 95% of 420 - πŸ† 2.25 CV app/1229580 W M L 0 $14.99
Farm Manager 2018 70% of 2182 ❀ πŸ† 3.00 CV app/495560 W 0 $19.99
12 is Better Than 6 83% of 2804 ❀ πŸ† 0.00 CV ☠ app/410110 W M L 7 $9.99
Clustertruck 92% of 8178 - πŸ† 2.25 CV app/397950 W M L 6 $14.99
Rising Storm 2: Vietnam 87% of 33081 ❀ πŸ† 3.75 CV app/418460 W 3 $24.99

β€’ Call of Duty Endowment Timeless Pack
β€’ 35% off any purchase on the Yogscast store Fresh Merch Store (US)
β€’ 35% off any purchase on the Yogscast store Fresh Merch Store (UK)
β€’ 35% off any purchase on Yogscast creator collections
β€’ Displate Discount Code

☠ - Game was free at some time and does not grant any CV if given away.
βš™οΈ - Steam is learning about this game, therefore some features will be limited (no card drops, achievements won't count, the game will not give a +1 to your library etc.) More Changes Addressing Fake Games
* - the game was featured previously only in Build-a-Bundle / Pick & Mix bundles that are usually priced to high for the games to receive partial CV (exclusions apply) and are therefore not included in the bundle count.

Retail:

  • $865.44

CV:

  • 118.28

Charities supported

  • Access Sport: "To drive change in the way sport is delivered locally in the UK, dramatically improving access to sport and all its benefits for tens of thousands of vulnerable children and young people."
  • Autistica: "We focus on giving autistic people the opportunity to live long, happy, healthy lives. We do this by funding research, shaping policy and working with autistic people to understand their needs."
  • Call of Duty Endowment: "The Call of Duty Endowment identifies and funds the most efficient and effective organizations that get unemployed veterans back to work."
  • Cancer Research UK: "We fund scientists, doctors and nurses to help beat cancer sooner. We also provide cancer information to the public."
  • End Violence and Racism: "We are an anti-racism campaign group using intersectional approaches to educate on, redress and prevent structural racism and inequalities directed against East & Southeast Asian communities."
  • Global's Make Some Noise: "We improve the lives of disadvantaged people in our communities by working with small charities across the UK. "
  • ILGA: "The International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association - is a worldwide federation of more than 1,700 organisations from over 170 countries and territories campaigning for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex human rights."
  • Lifelites: "Lifelites gives life-limited and disabled children using hospice services across the British Isles the chance to play, be creative, control something for themselves and communicate, through the magic of assistive technology."
  • Mental Health Foundation: "We take a public mental health approach to prevention, finding solutions for individuals, those at risk and for society, in order to improve everyone’s mental wellbeing."
  • Open Bionics: "We’re a bionics company developing affordable, assistive devices that enhance the human body. We’re on a mission to make 3D prosthetics beautiful, functional and more accessible."
  • Special Effect: "We’re transforming the lives of people with physical challenges right across the world through the innovative use of technology. At the core of this mission is our work to optimise inclusion, enjoyment and quality of life by helping people control video games to the best of their abilities for as long as they need us."
  • The Grand Appeal: "Here at The Grand Appeal, the official Bristol Children’s Hospital charity, we are committed to saving lives and supporting families at the children’s hospital."
  • War Child: "We protect, educate, and stand up for the rights of children in war. We aim to reach children as early as possible when conflict breaks out, and stay on to support themβ€”long after the TV cameras have gone home."
  • Whale and Dolphin Conservation: The WDC focuses on ending the practice of keeping whales and dolphins in captivity, stopping whaling, creating healthy seas, and preventing deaths in nets.

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How much more will this bundle *TILTify* you in comparison to last year's?

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[Buy] Not at all, I am happy to redeem most of these keys, therefore they won't even have a chance to go to waste.
[Buy – charity] Charities are a great way to express kindness and support for the world around us. It's also great that this year we can create our own fundraisers!
[Have most] As a bundle veteran, I already collected these games and there's not much else that I'm missing from this lineup.
[Expensive] Jingle Jams were always quite expensive, but this year the price is a real stretch for my budget; Β£35 / $47 / 41€ is simply too much, even if it's for charity.
[Skip] So I am expected to pay Β£35 / $47 / 41€ for keys that will be valid for 1 month only? No thanks.
[Complaint – platform] OMG not Tiltify again - last year was a real fiasco and I wouldn't want to go through that experience one more time.
[Complaint – daily reveals] One of the things I was most looking for in this bundle series was my own gaming Advent calendar, with daily reveals. Seeing all titles upfront is utterly underwhelming.

Wildermyth is good enough alone XD
I got 20+ to my library, half of those wishlisted. Decided to cave in.

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Rising Storm 2: Vietnam is a key for Rising Storm

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yeah and it even activated for me even though i already had that xD

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not for me. I have. Hope they fixed

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that's what happened for me. the email said the key was for rising storm 2: vietnam -- if it would have had a name that matched i wouldn't have activated it. oh well, not sure that's my kind of game anyway

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I'm leaning towards buying this, even if it's a bit expensive. Charity + quite a number of unbundled games + good selection of games + decent discount over the retail price (~95%). The already owned games might be nice for the yearly SG Christmas event :)

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Just make sure they activate the keys soon enough!

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I saw a few wishlist games and several ignore games and then alot of other stuff.

I have most of the interesting ones already.

It is for charity, so treat it that way, not for the quality of the games.

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true

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Exactly, plus i don't mind giving away 40€ for charity.

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That's about my take on it.

1 month ago
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Someone know how much the discount is for the displate ?

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42%

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Thx !

1 month ago
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did you want my discount code?

1 month ago
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That's kind but already have mine and i wait to find the perfect displate :p (there's too much Γ©_Γ©)

1 month ago
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no problem i always found them a bit expensive for the size you get but i hope you find something nice

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Not bad really, on first look thought I had everything interesting from it but still nabbed half a dozen keys when doing GAs. Happy days.

1 month ago
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Surprisingly, i had about 10-12 in wishlist, and after having a look at all the ones i didn't know, i added a few more. Bought it, gave for the Whales and Dolphins, and redeemed 21 of them. Some others might finish in my account too, some others will go on SG.

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$60 in my country is just too much for my budget, and probably too much for most people's budget here.

1 month ago
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There are some good games there and the charities you can support look great, but I don't think I can justify spending that much right now.

1 month ago
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Is it only for UK residents? Asks me to confirm I'm from the UK and price only shows up in GBP, even though I live in the USA.

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No, but the price is taken in GBP.

1 month ago
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i chose skip when it asked about some sort of tax thing for UK. amounts were all in gbp and i'll probably get the international transaction fee on my credit card for this but i had no problem getting it through and getting my email full of keys

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Is it me or the price is like 50% higher than it was before?

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It was 25 pounds last year, however this is a larger and higher profile bundle, so IMO better value than 2020.

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I don't remember the last Yogocast I bought but it wasn't 2020 iirc. Because the games were bad. But I remember that my very first was like 30 USD. Which had not really worse games than this one. And the amount of rebundles in this Yogocast paired with price is a big NO from me.

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Well, it has some games I have wishlisted, but those are low priority games. Like I have 1751 games on my wishlist. It's obvious I want some of them more than the others. If they were games I want more... yeah. But with that high price, a lot of rebundles I cannot buy it. Charity or not, I am poor myself, so I won't just randomly give 40 bucks, not to mention, I don't even have that much to begin with... got financial problems and I struggle to even live.

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These 'bundles' are actually charity events so, unless something changed this year, the devs / publishers participate on a fully voluntary basis and don't see a penny from the proceeds.

I have no horse in this race, however, looking at the wares on display, this is a much more compelling offer than most recent years of the Jingle Jam.

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I am not a living charity. I have my own financial needs, as well as many problems. If for You $40 is "just fe bucks", for me it's living for a month. I don't care if it's charity or not. It's just a side effect for me. And if people wanted to donate to charity, they didn't need to buy games because of that. They can do it anytime they want. Without getting anything in exchange. I buy bundles for games. Someone wants to brag how "generous" they are. Go ahead, I don't mind, neither do I care. But I am not rich enough to do that, especially that I struggle to just don't die or start living under the bridge right now. That's how real world is.

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30 games not owned
25 games owned
1.64€ per game. I think I'm going to pass

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21 owned, 26 not owned +8 wishlisted (which are not high in a wishlist anyway). It's similar for me.

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Just putting this out there, please don't donate to Autistica. Autistica is just a rebranded Autism Speaks UK and seems to support the same things. As an autistic person, I don't view myself as having a mental disease, it's just a different view of the world. Autism Speaks views me as diseased and is looking for a "cure". They also are big believers in ABA therapy which is bsaically just child abuse masquerading as therapy.

Here's a good flyer on it
Here's a super in-depth look into Autistica and the founder

TL;DR: please if you want to support an autism charity, check out Autism Self Advocacy Network (ASAN) on HB. That's where all my bundles' money goes to.

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thanks for pointing this out. luckily i picked a different charity. i’ll look for asan when i get to make my charity picks for work in the next month or so.

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I really appreciate you posting this. I'm still not sure if I'll pick up the bundle due to limited funds, but I noticed Autistica right away and thought that may be a good choice for me to donate to (my partner is autistic). The only research I had done so far was to see if they were on Charity Navigator. So glad I didn't just jump on this immediately, I would have felt terrible if my funds went to them. :(

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It's no worries. Every time I see an autism charity I google them + autism speaks as charities nowadays have been renaming themselves to not be associated with A.S. while still supporting and funding the same things. It's super shady but is becoming more and more common. Again, super fond of ASAN as they're actually for self-advocacy of autistic people and are run by autistic people (actually one of the founders went to my current college).

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It's not my place to tell you how you feel, but other autistic people might feel very differently. It's great you accept yourself the way you are, as you should. So should everyone else. But parents of children with severe autism might want a cure. It's not a bad thing. Just like down syndrome. They are not worse in any way and shouldn't be treated differently, but most parents would accept a cure because it would surely improve their child's life. I have an autistic cousin and she barely socialize and talk. I don't view you or her as diseased, but sure her mother would take a cure any day of the week. It's a condition and it would be nice if it could be treated or improved in any way.
Like many others things, we live with it because there's is no choice. But parents do not want their child to suffer or be mistreated by society. They would change that if they could. Be it suffering in their instead or having a cure.
This is in no way about the charities. I know nothing about them or their methods and beliefs.
This is also not a criticism to you. I just wanted to say that not every autistic person or family member feel the same way you do.

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happy cake day

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...The problem boils down to what a 'cure' for autism would look like. There is a significant difference between a treatment and a cure. Treatment is meant to mitigate symptoms, i.e. education, therapy, medication. Cure meanwhile is meant to treat the cause. You have a patient, give them the cure, and the symptoms disappear because he underlying cause is gone.

The issue with this approach and autism is that autism is developmental. The changes happen in the womb and that alters the course of a person's development. This means developing a would-be 'cure' would follow one of two courses. Either you target the fetus during its development and prevent/reverse the change; or you fix the problem and revert the behavioral changes in a person later on in their life.

The first is a scientific taboo. The second veers very heavily to medical taboo.

Human embryological development is an intentional blind spot in our body of knowledge and is a large factor in why we know so little about the mechanisms behind autism to this day. Scientists use substitutes and analogues like zebrafish and frogs when studying things like teratogenicity (how chemicals and the like affect fetal development) in humans because the alternative is slow, inconsistent, and horrifyingly unethical. This is magnified for matters of development that determine what would ultimately constitute as 'normal childhood behavior.' Due to the nature of a study like that, not only can you not use substitutes or analogues... you'd need a lot of test subjects for to reach an acceptable sample size. Direct research into this field is a taboo for a reason.

On the medical side, I believe it used to be called 'behavioral readjustment.' A person didn't act normal so doctors tried various procedures to... readjust their behavior to make them act more normal. This was long before neurology as we know it and even before psychology was regarded as a reputable field of study. This... meant that procedures tended towards (crude) psychosurgery or what we'd now constitute as torture. In either case, treatments tended to either outright fail or... end very unpleasantly for the patient (see the case of Rosemary Kennedy). Even with modern-day psychiatrists and neurologists administering the procedure, psychosurgery is still highly criticized and controversial. There are questions of ethics, questions of self-identity, and even questions of long-term efficacy. Most experts believe that we simply don't know enough about the human mind right now to reliably make these sorts of alterations without doing more harm than good.

This is why many people find organizations searching for a 'cure' for things like autism (as opposed to palliative treatment) so... unpalatable. The feeling of wanting a cure is understandable but... it would be wise to be aware what a 'cure' would entail.

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I have yet to meet an autistic person who is in favor of autism speaks. The issue is that it's led by family members who don't like how their children act differently from others and want them to be normal. If the kid is happy, why should they be changed just to make the family more comfortable? It's the same thing as trying to use CRISPR to get rid of dwarfism or deafness despite the pleading from those communities not to do so.

If I, or many other autistic people I know, had a choice to be "cured", almost all wouldn't take it because it's not actually a disease, it's just another way to view life.

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But are they abrasive with that or are You exaggerating. Because autism is not a disease, but it's a disorder. So maybe not the "cure", but help can happen. Is this wrong someone wants to help? Some autistic traits are not bad, but others can lead to not be able to properly interact with the environment or other people. Regardless of Your symptoms, somebody may have bad life, because of that.

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Except exaggerating I se literally nothing wrong with this ad. I've seen ads that were even more exaggerating and people just ignore them or even meme them. The message, though is simple. Love will defeat autism. So there is no "AUTISM IS ILLNESS AND WE WANT TO CURE IT WITH A MEDICAMENT". I haven't even remotely hear such message there.

It just exaggerates how autism look, but it's not to make it look like an illness, but to rise awareness. This is called hyperbole. It's used in poems, fictions, but also in real life. It's to show that autism is not something You can ignore. You want to help the person. And how to help? The answer in the ad is LOVE.

You think people with ADHD or down syndrome is illness? Because I do not. But I know it IS a problem. And autism can be too.

So basically You are exaggerating how bad it is. Because from this ad I only see simple caring, trying to raise awareness about it, that it's here and we should understand that people. With, of course, love. That's the only message in this ad.

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The message, though is simple. Love will defeat autism

I think many would prefer acceptance or help over "defeating" something that is "not an illness"(according to you, as well.)

Also, could we not ignore the "I will take a voice away, ruin your marriage, ruin you of your child and dreams, ruin you financially" part? It's like the red scare was in the US, that still affects the country today and has the result of the "most wonderful" healthcare system in the developed world. (On a side note, the same healthcare system that is responsible for the state mental health care, and the lack of affordable medication for many mental issues)

That ad turns autism into a curse and a swear word, something to be shunned, and to be afraid about - it's a very weird take that there is nothing wrong with it.

It's a shitty take on a spectrum disorder like autism or ADHD that one wants to "defeat" it, without differentiating the seriousness of the condition. And even then, helping the most effected would be a lot better (and healthier) take, than addressing the whole

In lot of cases, it's a different, but perfectly viable way of living, and the actual person having the disorder is fine with having it. And I bet they are not happy about some organisation spreading the "defeat your condition" message about the thing that is the fundamental part of their personality and life.

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Thank you, I couldn't have worded it more elegantly. It's just always hard having people talk down on you once they learn you have autism, it's not like I'm any different than before they found out.

Additionally, if autism speaks were led by autistic people, I wouldn't have such an issue. Instead, it's led by parents who don't like their kids being different than other kids and want to make sure they conform to society's standards in any way possible. The leader of Austica literally said she has wanted to kill her autistic son.

Even non-verbal kids I've worked with still have a high quality of life, and are, for the most part, very happy once they have the ability to communicate in some way (e.g., tablet app, cards, ASL, etc.). Forcing nonverbal kids through ABA therapy is cruel. They take away comfort objects and force the kid to speak in order to get it back. There are other parts to it that are also bad, but that's the most common.

I don't want to be "cured". I don't have a disease. Saying that my having autism ruined my parents' lives is cruel. It shows that Autism Speaks isn't about the kids, it's about the parents.

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Do You even watched this ad or listened to what I've said (wrote)? Because I rather think love = acceptance. Or maybe I am wrong and have weird associations.

The part You've mentioned shows exaggerated consequences, which I've been talking about. You are literally forcing Your reactions to be negative. You seek for things to hate. That's what it looks like. The depiction of autism here is exaggerated, but the reason is to raise awareness that it exist. It's like saying that no seatbelts in car will kill a bus full of children. Chance of that to happen are extremely low. But it may happen. I don't see You ranting about car social programs that tells people to use seatbelts. This is literally the very same exaggeration. It shows exaggerated consequences, because they want people to NOTICE that this is a problem, not just "weird kid".

And don't tell me about US Health Care. I don't live in US, so how can I relate to this? Those are highly political views of somebody who have experience in living there. If I would tell You about problems of my country, You wouldn't relate to them, because You don't live here. Not to mention, they are completely unrelated to the ad.

Of course autism is something You should be scared about. Because it's not just a mere "weird kid in Your neighborhood" problem. It's person, who may be experiencing something, they wouldn't want to see. You are making problem out of nothing. You just pickup sentences that doesn't say anything negative, You just get them as negative, because You don't want to get the bigger meaning, which is exactly to raise awareness that autism exist. Exaggeration doesn't mean they HATE AUTISM AND THINK YOU ARE DISEASED. Because that's what You've said at the beginning and that statement is completely false.

What are You even talking about with the whole "defeat it". All they said in the ad is literally that family, friend will be there to help the kid. You literally have it in for it. You biased Yourself and can't see reason. You just repeat the "defeat" "disease" etc. That's not what the ad is about.

I don't think I have anything more to say. You may stay biased, but I have nothing, really nothing else to say about. I can't change what You perceive, if You want to perceive it that way. But I can tell You that if You bias Yourself against something, You will be seeing things that doesn't exist no matter what.

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First off, love != acceptance. Second, autistic people want acceptance, not awareness. Especially not when that thing used to bring awareness is saying autism is something to be feared. Imagine an autistic kid watching that commercial. You think they are going to come away from it feeling happy? Raising awareness by spreading harmful myths about autism is not something a charity claiming to support autistic people should do. Awareness has not proven effective at improving the lives of autistic people. You want to help autistic people? Accept them exactly as they are. There are different ways of looking at things like disabilities and neurodivergent identities. There is the social model of disability. This model says that people are disabled by barriers in society, not by their impairment or difference. Barriers can be physical, like buildings not having accessible toilets. Or they can be caused by people's attitudes to difference, like assuming disabled people can't do certain things. The deficit model is dominant and pathologizes disabilities and neurodivergent identities so that they are understood by the general public as an illness to be cured rather than a different but entirely valid way of being. This does not help. A charity claiming to help should not have this view.

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Bruh, You are still nitpicking NON EXISTING problems. So, sorry. You make problems. Not this ad. And I don't want to discuss it any longer. It's boring. It's like trying to explain why the sky is blue and not red. That's what I've been doing in this thread.

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Still? This is my first comment. What non existing problems am I nitpicking? You aren't the logical hero of this thread. You are like a child who knows nothing arguing with adults who have lived experience.

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Bruh, stop. Every problem You mentioned doesn't exist. Period. I don't have time to argue with people that seek for problems, because they have too boring lives.

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What problem did I mention? That they were trying to raise awareness by spreading harmful myths about autism? That is obviously true to any rational person that watched that commercial. Do you disagree with the social model of disability? What exactly are you arguing, bruh, because it seems to me you just like arguing for arguing's sake, bruh.

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No, it's You who argue for arguing's sake. And You hate for hate's sake as well. I will repeat the last time. There is nothing harmful in the commercial. If You see things that doesn't exist it's Your problem. Don't reply, because I won't bother to read it anymore. I don't have time or will to argue with people who want to hate the commercial for no reason, because they made up things to have something to hate. I just don't.

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So by advocating that people love autistic people just as they are I hate. Yeah, that makes sense. Autism Speaks removed the ad from it's website and apologized for it. Would they have done that if your logic is true? You think you know more about autism than people with autism. So please, don't read my comment. You might learn something and that would be horrible.

And I'll keep commenting because every time this thread is bumped there is the potential that someone will donate to a good cause and learn the negatives of Autism Speaks.

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Just a heads up, when I tried to activate the key for Rising Storm 2: Vietnam, Steam told me the key was actually for Killing Floor.

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? i think you got mixed up they didn't include that game - at least i didn't get it (it told me i got rising storm the first one i think)

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I don't know how they messed this up. It said in the email that the game is supposed to be "Rising Storm 2: Vietnam", but the key tries to activate as the game "Killing Floor".
Weird.

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Note:
Initially, Rising Storm 2: Vietnam was featured in the bundle instead of Rising Storm.
Some of the first people who bought the bundle received a Rising Storm 2: Vietnam key instead of Rising Storm. (source)
Other people seem to receive Killing Floor instead of Rising Storm (source)

When I ordered about 12 hours ago, it said RS2: Vietnam in the list of keys, but the warning that it would be the original annoyed me. I own that one. -_-

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I got my.keys 10 minutes after they released it and still also got the first and not the second game. Did they have 5 keys or what lol

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Perhaps. After trying mine anyway, it was Rising Storm + Killing Floor.

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So i have redeemed it, having already Killing Floor and Rising Storm 2, to see what happens, and i got 2 DLCs :

  • Rising Storm as a DLC for "Rising Storm / Red Orchestra 2 Multiplayer"
  • Rising Storm DLC for Killing Floor
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Ended up just giving it to a friend who didn't own any of the stuff it could have been.
Ended up being Killing Floor + Rising Storm/Red Orchestra 2 Multiplayer (Rising Storm just being the multiplayer component, or multiplayer DLC of Red Orchestra 2).

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thanks

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thank you

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Ultimate Chicken Horse is always a great game. :)

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+1,
I was actually very surprised, I'd never heard about it before but myself along with a couple other friends who donated to the jingle jam jumped on it yesterday, and damn, we spent nearly 2 hours on it in one session. It really is a bit of a gem!

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Anybody can recommend any of the charities?

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That's what I gave to as well.

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Witch It is a great underrated game. Wish more people would play it!

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Call of Duty Endowment Timeless Pack
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I can't figure out where to redeem to my CODE Timeless Pack key. I'm guessing it's in-game in Vanguard, which I don't own. πŸ€·β€β™‚οΈ

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Google found me this, hope it is useful

How to redeem Warzone Codes
If you are new to the game and don’t know how to redeem Warzone codes, we have listed below the steps that you can follow to claim free rewards:
Copy a code from the above list and go to the official Warzone Code Redemption website.
Login to your Call of Duty account that you use to play Warzone.
Paste the code and click on Submit button to redeem it.
Now, head over to the game, and you can see the reward in your inventory.

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Well, while I would love to have most of these games, donation price is like 1/4 of my country's minimum wage. Hard pass sadly, otherwise it is a decent bundle imo.

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Question to people who also got last year's bundle : did someone experience the january-redeem limit ? I redeemed or traded or gave away all the games before the end of december, but i'll be curious to know if some game keys finally worked months later, or if some indeed didn't work at one point ?

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Several keys were revoked, some still work.
I kept an overview of the activations on the 2020 thread, I'm planning to do the same for this year's bundle, but starting from January (since they're still valid at the moment).

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Great ! Thanks for maintaining this !

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Call of Duty Endowment Timeless Pack
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Rising Storm Retail (at least that's what Steam says):
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Key activated as "Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad with Rising Storm", if anyone is interested.

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