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Re: Justin Wu... Bad Apple

Postby MagickalMemories » Fri Mar 04, 2011 10:29 pm

Be warned, folks.
There's a new "groupon for gamers" deal around going by the name of "Galaxy Games" and/or "Galaxy Gobbo."
This is Justin Wu - or he is, at least, associated with it.

You have been warned.

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Re: Justin Wu... Bad Apple

Postby Linrandir » Sat Mar 05, 2011 4:14 pm

Can we provide some sourcing for this? Perhaps the facebook page?
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Re: Justin Wu... Bad Apple

Postby Forsaken Poptart » Sat Mar 05, 2011 11:30 pm

Agreed- the site may be disorganized and unclear, but I'm not seeing any evidence of anyone named Justin Wu. What do you know?
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Re: Justin Wu... Bad Apple

Postby s_o_r_r_o_w » Sun Mar 06, 2011 12:26 am

Well, here is Justin Wu promoting and offering a coupon for it on Facebook:

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And ya'll--this is a public service announcement. It's not my money in your pocket if you decide to disregard this info and deal with Galaxy Gobbo or their partner blog. Caveat emptor.
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Re: Justin Wu... Bad Apple

Postby Wintersmith » Fri Apr 08, 2011 6:43 pm

Thanks for the heads up. I know of at least one podcast that advertises for him. I'll spread the word.
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Re: Justin Wu... Bad Apple

Postby Forsaken Poptart » Fri Apr 08, 2011 6:49 pm

I've already passed this on to Lost Hemisphere Radio, if that's the one you're thinking of :) better to have more people talking, though!
I want to state, though, that my email was not a condemnation of the service, just a heads up that there's a name associated with it that might raise a red flag. I've heard nothing bad about this group thusfar, and would be curious to hear some testimonials, good or bad, about it.
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Re: Justin Wu... Bad Apple

Postby MagickalMemories » Fri Apr 08, 2011 8:32 pm

As far as we know, Galaxy Games is only associated with Justin and not run entirely by him.
He does stuff for them and as part of them, but he does not appear to be the only one involved.

I'm not saying this makes GG any better or worse. I'm just clarifying.


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Re: Justin Wu... Bad Apple

Postby gdaybloke » Sat Apr 09, 2011 4:14 am

Ladies and Gentlemen, as pertains to Lost Hemisphere, the Galaxy Gobbo site is at the time of writing a paid sponsor of Lost Hemisphere; that's the extent of our involvement.

I don't have any insight into the workings of Galaxy Gobbo, their staff, policies or procedures. Any questions you may, I can only suggest at this time that you address them to the email address provided at the site.

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