If you're already a registered member of NZGamer.com, you may know that every time you leave a comment, post in the forums, or contribute to the site via a blog or reader review you get Reputation Points.
Now your points are more than just a nice number - they also give you real benefits.
We're introducing NZGamer.com VIP.
We want to reward those who make a contribution to NZGamer.com and the community. Once you reach 500 Reputation Points you'll be awarded NZGamer.com VIP status.
You get points for a variety of actions, plus your forum posts and comments can gain extra points when other members give them a 'thumbs up'. Likewise, you will lose points each time you get a 'thumb down'. Any content deemed to be spam will be removed and no points will be awarded.
You get points for doing the following actions:
Want to learn how to get extra points? Check out our Points Hints 'n Tips
You'll have to work to keep NZGamer.com VIP - at the start of each calendar month, 10% of your accrued points will be taken by the nastiest of video game villains. This means that even if you're new to NZGamer.com, now is the perfect time to start gathering those points.
We're glad you asked! If you manage to get to NZGamer.com VIP status, you'll be eligible for that month's NZGamer.com VIP Prize Pack draw.
Find out what this month's prize pack consists of, plus the full terms and conditions, over on the competition page.
You only need to reach NZGamer.com VIP status by the end of each calendar month to be in the draw, so get cracking!
Have any further questions? Send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org