BotCon registration up! - TOYS SOLD OUT!

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by xZAOx, Mar 21, 2011.

  1. xZAOx

    xZAOx Yep.

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  2. Thundershot

    Thundershot The guy with 28 Sweeps

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  3. Shadowbreaker

    Shadowbreaker \/ /\

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    Beat me to it! :p 

    EDIT: It's not working for me either. The site must be getting hammered.
     
  4. supervir2

    supervir2 Feels like the kid in Big everyday.

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    And so it begins
     
  5. xZAOx

    xZAOx Yep.

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    I got to the log in screen, but can't get past it. I bet noone successfully registers for at least another hour.
     
  6. shibamura_prime

    shibamura_prime Jumpin' Jellyfish! Super Mod

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    Interesting move, putting registration up near the end of the business day. Let's see how the night turns out...
     
  7. mikeyfuzz

    mikeyfuzz Newly converted GIJoe fan

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    Boom is right, I cant even get the page to load.
     
  8. Matty

    Matty @StayingInTheBox Moderator News Staff

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    This is going to be stupid. Pages aren't even close to loading.
     
  9. Thenames9

    Thenames9 D-d-d-d-duel!

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    Dammit! So, I won't get the pin if I get the package tomorrow?
     
  10. Bogatan

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    Its always near the end of the day.
     
  11. videriant

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    EOD is pretty common isn't it. And then they go home at 5PM so no Q&A until tomorrow. =P
     
  12. Sioce

    Sioce Radicon in training

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    Now if I can just get the website to load...lol

    EDIT: Done baby! Got my Primus Package...hells ya!
     
  13. ShadowMagnus

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    page not loading!!!! nooooooooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!
     
  14. encline

    encline customizer of love TFW2005 Supporter

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  15. xZAOx

    xZAOx Yep.

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    The fact that they don't have these pages on a timeout is a horrible, horrible sign. That means it's super-vurnable to a DDoS attack, which is basically what we're currently doing, intentional or not. It means it'll all sit there forever *trying* to fulfills all requests. Everytime you hit the "refresh" button, it fires a new request, but it's still trying to do your original one too. Someone will have to actually reboot their server, or it'll just crash first. Either way, lawls.
     
  16. Kickback

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    A news credit is yours!

    p.s. Page loaded fine for me, and it is confirmed - BOTCON REGISTRATION HAS BEGUN!

    p.s.s. My story image rocks.
     
  17. Draven

    Draven Banned

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    Did they do this lst year? I do seem to remember something about a one off fee for last year to get things rolling.
     
  18. videriant

    videriant Well-Known Member

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  19. Erector

    Erector I ruined the Hall of Fame

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    And registered :D 
     
  20. Swoop Dogg

    Swoop Dogg me King!

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    I want to know if the Joe fans have this as well. They use the same registration software that was developed for Botcon last year. They should have to share the "burden" so to speak since they use the same software.
     

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