Earlier this week, Gearbox’s publishing arm entered into a partnership with key reseller G2A for the release of Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition. While these types of deals aren’t anything new in the industry, this one garnered some controversy and public outcry, forcing Gearbox to pivot.
G2A has a chequered history, with multiple developers claiming that the company makes it easy to for fraudsters to sell keys on their marketplace via stolen credit cards. G2A aren’t the only key reseller on the market though, with the likes of Greenman Gaming and (to a lesser extend) Humble Bundle also having a share of the marketplace. This week, we ask you:
Have you ever used a key reseller?
Was it to save some money? Or do you prefer to stick to more rigid, official storefronts? Have your habits changed surrounding G2A’s controversy?
Let us know in the comments below!