EYE Divine Cybermancy Steam Code Giveaway: Your Greatest PC Gaming Surprise

TPG, in association with Streumon Studio, is offering five (5) Steam keys for the cyberpunk FPS/RPG hybrid, E.Y.E. Divine Cybermancy.  Enter this contest by using the comment section to tell a story about your greatest PC gaming surprise.  Did buy a game on a whim not thinking it would not be much but ended up being awesome?  Have you purchased a PC component from an upstart company which turned out to be a fantastic experience?  You can also use your favorite plot twists or in-game stories as well.

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The Witcher 2 Giveaway: Geralt For A Day

Our friends at GOG and CD Projekt RED, have donated four (4) keys for their fantastic RPG, The Witcher 2: Enhanced Edition with all the bells and whistles.  To enter this contest, tell us a funny/sad/awesome story about how you would live your life if given the ability to become Geralt of Riva for 24 hours.  For those of you not familiar with the lore behind The Witcher, read up on Geralt here.

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Star Prospector Giveaway: Your Favorite Sci-Fi Gaming Moment

TPG, in association with Cryptstone Games, is offering five (5) Desura keys for the futuristic sci-fi strategy title, Star Prospector.  To enter, use the comment section to tell us your story about a sad/funny/intense/memorable moment while playing a sci-fi PC game.

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Old School Giveaway Contest: Your Most Frightening PC Gaming Moment

TPG, in association with GOG.com, is offering a chance at one of four old school classics in our latest giveaway contest.  Planescape: Torment, Fallout 2, Thief II and Icewind Dale II are all up for grabs.  To enter, tell us a story about your most frightening moment playing a PC game.  Jump scares in Doom 3 and FEAR?  The eeriness of System Shock 2?  The Oceanside Hotel in Bloodlines?  Almost everything in Amnesia?

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Torchlight Steam Code Giveaway: The Game That Got You Into PC Gaming

TPG, in association with Runic Games, is giving giving away five (5) Steam codes for their dungeon crawling RPG, Torchlight.  To enter, tell us a story about the game (or games) that made you become a fan of PC gaming and why it had such an impact on you.  Already own Torchlight?  Enter anyway and give the code to a friend.

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Double Pack Indie Giveaway: Your Worst Virus Ordeal

Thanks to the fine gents at Misfits Attic and Almost Human Games who were kind enough to provide TPG with contest codes for this promotion.  We are giving away three (3) codes each for A Virus Named Tom and Legends of Grimrock.  To enter, tell us about a time when you, or someone you know, got a nasty virus which crippled a PC.  Did you go to extreme measures to conquer the virus?  Did you spend countless hours trying to clean the system only to admit defeat and have to reformat?  We want to know!  Your story could net you a copy of both games.

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Weekend Giveaway Extravaganza: Diablo III Beta, The Witcher, Defender’s Quest and Waveform

Thanks to GOG, Blizzard, Eden Industries and the fine gents who gave us Defender’s Quest for providing TPG with giveaway codes.  We have four (4) codes for Diablo III Beta, one (1) for The Witcher, one (1) for Defender’s Quest and three (3) for Waveform.  To enter this contest, create a gaming-related story using the four game titles.  The catch is you cannot use the titles in reference to themselves.

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Beyond Good and Evil Giveaway: Your Favorite PC Gaming Character

In conjunction with GOG.com, TPG is offering the chance for a lucky reader to experience one of the most under-appreciated PC games in recent memory, Beyond Good and Evil.  One of the great things about BG&E was how you became emotionally connected to the lead characters, Jade and Pey’j.  To enter, post your best story about  being emotionally attached to PC gaming character and how that affected your playstyle and decision making process. Stories about NPCs are acceptable as well.  Rules and other details are listed below.

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TPG Daily Links: A Clicker Is You

Before you click on the comments to enter the contest, a few changes.  We felt having only the first person with the right answer as the winner was not a fair way to handle this giveaway.  From now on, we will run the contest until 9pm US Mountain Time and randomly choose a winner from the entries who offer the correct answer.  A rundown on how the contest works can be found here.  Good luck.

Today’s giveaway – Deus Ex by Ion Storm via GOG.com

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Diablo III Beta Giveaway: Your Saddest Hardcore Character Story

Blizzard was kind enough to supply TPG with ten (10) beta keys for their anticipated title, Diablo III.  To enter, use the comment section to share a sad/awesome/funny story about an experience you had losing a high level Hardcore Character while playing Diablo.  Please read the rules below before commenting.

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DOTA 2 Beta Key Giveaway: Your Best Valve Gaming Moment

Valve was kind enough to supply TPG with five (5) beta keys for their anticipated hybrid fantasy/action strategy title, DOTA 2.  To enter, use the comment section to share a funny/awesome/sad story about an experience you had playing a Valve game.  Please read the rules below before commenting.

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Paradox Interactive Steam Code Giveaway: Your Finest Strategy Moment

TPG, in conjunction with Paradox Interactive, are giving away three (3) Steam codes each for Crusader Kings II and King Arthur II. The three chosen winners will receive a Steam code for both titles.  To enter, use the comment section to post a story about your finest moment in a PC strategy game.

The Rules:

  • No Profanity
  • One entry, per person, per e-mail address, per IP
  • 48 Hours Only
  • Post your first name and last initial
  • Post your finest RTS moment

TPG team members will decide on winners based on their favorite stories.  The individuals with winning entries will be contacted via e-mail with their Steam code shortly after the contest has concluded.

This contest is now over.  The winners are: Balazas, Sam and Gavin.  Thanks to all who participated.

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Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition Steam Code Giveaway – Your Biggest PC Gaming Regret

TPG, in conjunction with Bethesda, are giving away three (3) Steam codes for Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition.  To enter, use the comment section to post a story about your biggest PC gaming regret.  Bought a game or piece of hardware at launch against your better judgement?  Purchased a game or piece of hardware only to see it go on sale the very next day?  Tried a new brand of component but ended up disappointed?  Tell us all about it.  Your regret could score you hundreds of hours in quality entertainment.

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Defender’s Quest Giveaway: Against All Odds

The developers behind Defender’s Quest are giving giving away five (5) codes for their RPG title.  To enter this contest, use the comment section to tell us about a PC gaming story where your character just barely survived some horrible onslaught you thought would take you down for sure.  The winners will be picked by members of TPG and the dev team based on their favorite responses and sent game codes via e-mail shortly after the contest is over.  You can also read our interview with the team.

The Rules:

  • No Profanity
  • One entry, per person, per e-mail address, per IP
  • 48 Hours Only
  • Post your first name and last initial
  • Post your favorite against all odds story
  • Try to keep entries to a few paragraphs

The winners are: Johnathan, Przemyslaw, Andzelika and Huan.  Thanks goes to everyone who entered.

Wanderlust Giveaway: Your Favorite RPG Plot Twist

TPG, in association with the developers behind, Wanderlust: Rebirth, is giving giving away five (5) codes for their NES inspired RPG title.  To enter this contest, use the comment section to tell us about your favorite RPG plot twist.  The winners will be picked by members of TPG based on their favorite responses and sent game codes via e-mail shortly after the contest is over.  You can also read our interview with lead designer, Matthew Griffin.

The Rules:

  • No Profanity
  • One entry, per person, per e-mail address, per IP
  • 48 Hours Only
  • Post your first name and last initial
  • Post your favorite RPG plot twist
  • Try to keep entries to a few paragraphs

This contest is now over.

UPDATE: Matthew was kind enough to give us five extra codes for Wanderlust and you still have a few more hours to submit your story.  The winners so far are: Mrkew, Russel S, Michael R, Huan W. C and Nicholas A.   As of Feb 10th at 6:10pm, the other five winners are: Gordon, Chuck, Harlan, Ben and Gary.

WARNING: Obvious spoilers below.

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Xotic Steam Code Giveaway: Your Greatest Arcade High Score

TPG, in association with WXP Games, is giving giving away five (5) Steam codes for their arcade-style FPS, Xotic.  To enter this contest, use the comment section to tell us a story about a time when you achieved a high score while playing an arcade machine.  The winners will be picked by members of TPG and WXP Games based on their favorite responses and sent Steam keys via e-mail shortly after the contest is over.  You can also read our thoughts on Xotic from Mike A and Luke.

George Costanza need not apply.

The Rules:

  • No Profanity
  • One entry, per person, per e-mail address, per IP
  • 48 Hours Only
  • Post your first name and last initial
  • Post your greatest arcade high score achievement
  • Try to keep entries to a few paragraphs

This contest is now over.  Thanks to everyone who shared their stories.  The winners are Rikki, William C, Orcone, Huan and Louis P.

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Dustforce Steam Code Giveaway: Your Worst PC Cleaning Horror Story

In cooperation with Hitbox Team, TPG is offering five (5) Steam codes for their side-scrolling platformer, Dustforce. To enter, use the comment section to tell us a horror story about cleaning the inside of a PC.  Caked on dust covering every outlet fan?  Yellow colored tar from cigarette smoke?  Dried on sticky soda or food crumbs stuck in the keyboard or mouse?  Let your filthy story be heard.  If you have pictures, by all means post links.  If you do not have already have a way to upload your photos, we suggest using Imgur or a similar service.

The winners will be picked by members of TPG and Hitbox Team based on their favorite responses and sent Steam keys via e-mail shortly after the contest is over.

The Rules:

  • No Profanity
  • One entry, per person, per e-mail address, per IP
  • 48 Hours Only
  • Post your first name and last initial
  • Post your worst PC cleaning story
  • Try to keep entries to a few paragraphs

This contest is now over.  Thanks to everyone who participated by sharing your stories.  Three of the winners chosen by Hitbox Team are: Adam M, Russell S and Johnathan W.  TPG picks are Patrick and Przemyslaw K.

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RAGE Steam Code Giveaway: Which Three PC Games Do You Take Underground?

Another week, another TPG giveaway.  This time, in cooperation with id Software and Bethesda, TPG is offering two (2) Steam codes for their apocalyptic shooter, RAGE.  To enter, tell us which three PC games you would select to bring with you if forced to live in a pod buried underground for the next 20 years.  Also briefly describe the reasons why you chose those particular titles.  You can pick any game from any time period as long as it was released on the PC.

The winners will be picked by members of TPG based on their favorite responses and sent Steam keys via e-mail shortly after the contest is over.

The Rules:

  • No Profanity
  • One entry, per person, per e-mail address, per IP
  • 48 Hours Only
  • Post your first name and last initial
  • Post your three games and a brief reason why
  • Try to keep entries to a few paragraphs

This contest is over.  Once again, thanks to everyone who participated.  With only two codes to giveaway, this was a tough call.  The winners are Simon and AlphaProsptector.

Skyrim Steam Code Giveaway: Your Favorite Bethesda Game Moment

In association with Bethesda Softworks, TPG is offering two (2) Steam codes for their RPG hit, Skyrim.  To enter, simply use the comment section to post your favorite Bethesda developed RPG (Daggerfall, Morrowind, Fallout 3, Oblivion, Skryrim) and a corresponding funny/sad/awesome story from that game.  Winners will be selected by a member of TPG based on their favorite entry.

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