1. Post #1841
    I may have a BIG dick but that doesn't mean I deserve a BIG title
    Jericho_Rus's Avatar
    December 2009
    6,357 Posts
    Hey guys, does anyone know if there's an "additional info" thing when you purchase something from the Valve store?
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  2. Post #1842
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    FlamingSpaz's Avatar
    May 2010
    2,420 Posts
    Hey guys, does anyone know if there's an "additional info" thing when you purchase something from the Valve store?
    There is and yes you can ask for you item to be signed in there
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  3. Post #1843
    Michael Bay Christus
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    October 2010
    9,087 Posts
    I emailed them about sending something in to be signed.

    No response yet.
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  4. Post #1844
    Michael Bay Christus
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    October 2010
    9,087 Posts
    Ok, Just got a response. Not gonna post it because It's nothing special, just their P.O. Box.
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  5. Post #1845
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    buttered_toast's Avatar
    April 2011
    970 Posts
    This thread is dying, and it should not die an "I got signed stuff from Valve" thread. Has anybody done something notable?
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  6. Post #1846
    I may have a BIG dick but that doesn't mean I deserve a BIG title
    Jericho_Rus's Avatar
    December 2009
    6,357 Posts
    This thread is dying, and it should not die an "I got signed stuff from Valve" thread. Has anybody done something notable?
    Well, my brother is now in the 'States for the time being, Honolulu to be exact and I sent him a fistfull of dosh so he could make an order on Valve's store but he keeps spending the goddamn money and the bank's chewing some of them too. This way, he spent half of my birthday money (with the other half being given to friends on Steam in gifts) but he says he's searching for a job. Yeah. But I plan on ordering the Sandvich T-Shirt, a BLU/RED Mug (or a Black Mesa one, don't know, what do you think?), a mousepad signed by Gabe and a collection of five posters for me and my friends signed by the whole company.
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  7. Post #1847
    tomboy083's Avatar
    July 2009
    848 Posts
    How long does it take Gabe Newell to respond to an email, because i sent him one saying how i love his games and thanking him for how even a computer as crap as mine can play them.

    Dont worry, i didnt send it for free merchandise, i sent it just to tell him how i love what him and the team have done.
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  8. Post #1848
    Harakiwi's Avatar
    November 2010
    574 Posts
    That needs to be the first weapon style. And you need a "Self Made" version. This needs to be implemented like right now.

    Also post that everywhere (Steam forums, Reddit, etc.)
    There's already a first weapons style, it's called a mod
    Or download it from the emporium:
    http://www.facepunch.com/threads/110...F2-Emporium-38
    There's also a spy head replacement for the solemn vow.

    Anyway, I don't feel the need to spam it across the boards. But if anyone want to, be my guest.
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  9. Post #1849
    I may have a BIG dick but that doesn't mean I deserve a BIG title
    Jericho_Rus's Avatar
    December 2009
    6,357 Posts
    or ?

    Rate funny for RED/BLU and informative for Black Mesa.
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  10. Post #1850
    Der Führer
    Quark:'s Avatar
    January 2011
    4,709 Posts
    I would love a Black Mesa Research Facility coffee cup. It'd make my morning ritual much better.
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  11. Post #1851
    I may have a BIG dick but that doesn't mean I deserve a BIG title
    Jericho_Rus's Avatar
    December 2009
    6,357 Posts
    Oh god I really don't know, the BMesa looks a bit bland, but it really makes me nostalgic.

    Edited:

    OH GOD IT'S A TIE 10 VS 10
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  12. Post #1852
    HerSilverHammer's Avatar
    August 2009
    1,582 Posts
    I GOT AN EMAIL BACK!
    They gave me the okay to send in my games to get signed! I'm so happy!
    Oh God why is Valve the best company ever
    I'm gonna get Gabe and Robin and a bunch of cool guys autographs oh god
    Would it be lame of me to send a few drawings? I don't exactly know why, I kinda wanna see if they like them. I don't wanna be obnoxious though they're already doing me a huge favor and I'd hate to ask more. Agree/disagree if I should/shouldn't please you guys are smart
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  13. Post #1853
    Pilk's Avatar
    February 2010
    870 Posts
    Are you a professional illustrator or concept artist? Go for it, it could get you a job.

    If you aren't, still go for it. I don't think they'd tear them up and throw them out the window.
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  14. Post #1854
    I may have a BIG dick but that doesn't mean I deserve a BIG title
    Jericho_Rus's Avatar
    December 2009
    6,357 Posts
    I GOT AN EMAIL BACK!
    They gave me the okay to send in my games to get signed! I'm so happy!
    Oh God why is Valve the best company ever
    I'm gonna get Gabe and Robin and a bunch of cool guys autographs oh god
    Would it be lame of me to send a few drawings? I don't exactly know why, I kinda wanna see if they like them. I don't wanna be obnoxious though they're already doing me a huge favor and I'd hate to ask more. Agree/disagree if I should/shouldn't please you guys are smart
    Post them here.
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  15. Post #1855
    Der Führer
    Quark:'s Avatar
    January 2011
    4,709 Posts
    So I got a tube in the mail today from Valve -


    Needless to say, I'm changing my underwear.

    Edited:

    Hahaha, this is what I get for never setting the date on my camera:
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  16. Post #1856
    Gold Member
    red_pharoah's Avatar
    August 2009
    8,608 Posts
    I'm glad that you've got a reply from the man himself.

    Last week I've submitted this model to the TF2 contribute site and mailed Gabe about it. Explaining the idea behind the model and how awesome he is etc.
    Never got a reply back. I must have touched a nerve...
    Can't see how you touched a nerve, you made a model of a bust of the CEO of a games company that makes violent games, and the bust is used for violence.
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  17. Post #1857
    I may have a BIG dick but that doesn't mean I deserve a BIG title
    Jericho_Rus's Avatar
    December 2009
    6,357 Posts
    or ?

    Rate funny for RED/BLU and informative for Black Mesa.
    Goddamit, even with all those informatives I still can't decide. Guess I'll go with the Black Mesa one because I'll order mostly TF2 things.
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  18. Post #1858
    Meow :3
    Ac!dL3ak's Avatar
    July 2005
    6,418 Posts
    Can't see how you touched a nerve, you made a model of a bust of the CEO of a games company that makes violent games, and the bust is used for violence.
    "Do Not Delay"
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  19. Post #1859
    HerSilverHammer's Avatar
    August 2009
    1,582 Posts
    bah
    I've been trying for 12 hours, but I just can't draw anything right. I think I'm nervous.
    I held off on sending the games because I wanted to get a few nice drawings and some neat weapon ideas together too, but I just can't make my hands work. I was messing up all day with other stuff too, wiki editing and a fight with my girlfriend, I'm just gonna send them.
    It feels like I'm wasting an opportunity but I can't do it.
    ah well.
    On the bright side, I should be able to borrow a cell phone camera from a friend. I'll have pictures of the autographs up in a couple weeks. I'm so excited for them.
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  20. Post #1860
    Michael Bay Christus
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    October 2010
    9,087 Posts
    Mailed my page to Valve. Probably wont see it again until next year.
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  21. Post #1861
    Gold Member
    buttered_toast's Avatar
    April 2011
    970 Posts
    Mailed my page to Valve. Probably wont see it again until next year.
    Valve time.
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  22. Post #1862
    Michael Bay Christus
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    October 2010
    9,087 Posts
    Exactly!
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  23. Post #1863
    Harakiwi's Avatar
    November 2010
    574 Posts
    Some people do anything to get a response from Valve:

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  24. Post #1864
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    MendozaMan's Avatar
    April 2007
    5,790 Posts
    What the fuck is that.
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  25. Post #1865
    Michael Bay Christus
    Chaotic Lord's Avatar
    October 2010
    9,087 Posts
    Here's the back of the envelope I sent off to Valve:

    I wrote it like that because I had to color it in with a crayon. then I realized, and wrote along the side in my gorgeous handwriting: "Wait... There are no children in Half-Life 2"
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  26. Post #1866
    "If something happens, be assured it was planned this way"
    Singo's Avatar
    April 2010
    2,033 Posts
    My heart dropped when I saw this in my mailbox.
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  27. Post #1867
    Michael Bay Christus
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    October 2010
    9,087 Posts
    My heart dropped when I saw this in my mailbox.
    WHATS INSIDE?
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  28. Post #1868
    "If something happens, be assured it was planned this way"
    Singo's Avatar
    April 2010
    2,033 Posts
    WHATS INSIDE?

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  29. Post #1869
    Gold Member
    red_pharoah's Avatar
    August 2009
    8,608 Posts
    My heart dropped when I saw this in my mailbox.
    Oooh, was it an unusual?
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  30. Post #1870
    Gold Member
    chimitos's Avatar
    September 2010
    2,682 Posts
    It seems that the content in this thread is the main reason we never got HL2E3.

    Valve is always busy signing things...
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  31. Post #1871
    T2DM's Avatar
    January 2008
    277 Posts
    I sent Gabe an email a few days ago to see if I could get an autograph from him and the Half-Life and Portal teams for my birthday but he hasn't responded :(
    I got a response on friday from Alison Krey asking for my mailing address, wonder how long it'll take for whatever they are sending me arrives here.
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  32. Post #1872
    Michael Bay Christus
    Chaotic Lord's Avatar
    October 2010
    9,087 Posts
    I went to the post office today to get the mail.

    To my surprise I saw a yellow card in the box. This means that there is something too large to fit in my mailbox, or there is more mail than can fit inside.

    I thought maybe it was my sheet finally returned and signed, or maybe even a poster (OPTIMISM PRIME).

    However, On closer inspection, it was not a the Yellow Card that signifies a package, but a reminder to vote for the local town board elections.

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  33. Post #1873
    Mvwill's Avatar
    May 2008
    667 Posts
    I sent him a message a while back. He never responded, but I like to think he read it.
    email posted:
    What is your favorite Valve game?
    I know you're going to give me the standard PR answer "oh it's like choosing a best child", but I know you have a favorite child too (don't pretend you like Leopoldo Newell better than Gabe Jr.)

    Can't wait to hear back from you (but I guess I'll have too)

    P.S: how is episode 3 coming along?
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  34. Post #1874
    1.21 GIGAWATTS!
    brandonsh's Avatar
    May 2010
    7,153 Posts
    Just got a package from Valve! It's Saxton Hale's Barbershop Action, signed by Gabe. Slightly crumpled in post, but still awesome.
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  35. Post #1875
    Gold Member
    VistaPOWA's Avatar
    October 2008
    8,370 Posts
    Asked Valve if they could make an exception and ship my order to Hungary (they normally don't ship here), they said they will.

    If I pay the extra $35 shipping fee.

    Edited:

    Extra as in I have to pay for the International shipping ($35) AND $35.
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  36. Post #1876
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    sa2fan's Avatar
    February 2010
    9,748 Posts
    Sweet I got a Saxton Hale comic :D Thanks Valve!
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  37. Post #1877
    Michael Bay Christus
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    October 2010
    9,087 Posts
    Still nothing. Then again, I sent it on Thursday, so I really don't think it will be here until at least next week.
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  38. Post #1878
    Kettle Chips's Avatar
    April 2011
    100 Posts
    I got a Saxton Hale poster signed by Gabe Newell in the post today! Happy days!

    http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?s...7619369&type=1
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  39. Post #1879
    like..dude..nevermind....fuck
    DarkZero135's Avatar
    July 2011
    4,682 Posts
    Now i want to get my HL1 Platinum collection signed by VALVe. hnnnng
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  40. Post #1880
    Fishy355's Avatar
    November 2009
    48 Posts


    My high quality photography work. TF2 poster signed by TF2 team.
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