I don't like microtransactions. Know what I like? The reverse of microtransactions.
Which is basically playing well and receiving real-world cash and prizes, rather than paying real-world money to earn in-game prizes. 2K Games has announced the Borderlands 2 $100,000 Loot Hunt , which kicks off on October 11 at 10 a.m. EDT and runs until November 7 at 5 a.m. EDT.
Each day during that period, there will be a special daily target. Players can eliminate that target once a day, which would result in a grand total of 28 entries. That will boost your chances! There will be weekly prizes handed out, and one player will win $50,000 while four others will win varying amounts that adds up to another $50,000. But it doesn't end there; other awesome prizes include:
How sweet is that ? If you're interested, log in to the special website linked above using your SHiFT account information. There will also be community goals, which will reward players with a "uniquely super-awesome gun" if they can cumulatively kill enough of a certain type of enemy. Just bear in mind that only US gamers are eligible for the cash and prizes.
Related Game(s): Borderlands 2