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Only 12 hours remain on the Overgrowth + Natural Selection 2 preorder pack! Look inside for more details plus info on John's beard.

Posted by jeffr on Jan 12th, 2010

We're approaching the last 12 hours of the Overgrowth & Natural Selection 2 Organic Indie Preorder Pack! If you haven't picked up a copy, this is your last chance. You can grab it here.

IOPP

Please help spread the word as well! I have heard some rumors that John is working on dyeing his beard pink, as mentioned in this video.  We're still researching the best way to do this... thanks for all the suggestions so far.  Please hit the bearded retweet button below, and tell your friends on Facebook as well!  We are so close to the finish line, so these tweets are the most important!  The beard button will generate a custom tweet based on the time remaining.


(and Facebook too)

Thanks for all the support so far. You guys are amazing.  I am totally blown away by the interest this has been getting and we will repay you not only by making an epic game, but by making a high def pink beard video (viewing is optional.)

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Spooboy
Spooboy Jan 12 2010, 10:15pm says:

Haha you guys are so funny. Everything you do makes me smile and laugh. THE FINAL COUNTDOWN!!

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Armageddon104
Armageddon104 Jan 12 2010, 10:22pm says:

I must see you dye your beard pink! THHHHHEEEE FIIIIIIINNNNNNAAAALLLLLLL COOOOOOUUUUNNNNNTTTTTTTDOOOOOWWWWWNNNNNN! GO BUY NOW!

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CSargeP
CSargeP Jan 12 2010, 10:47pm says:

Hmm, I preordered 5 hours ago but haven't got any emails besides the paypal receipt. Is that normal?

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jeffr
jeffr Jan 12 2010, 10:53pm replied:

Nah that sounds like a bug, please add me to your buddy list (jeff@wolfire.com on msn, or osxii on aim) and I will get it fixed immediately. Here is our regular contact page: Wolfire.com

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CSargeP
CSargeP Jan 12 2010, 11:11pm replied:

Alright, I've sent an email. Thanks!

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jeffr
jeffr Jan 12 2010, 11:30pm replied:

Found the problem ;)

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CSargeP
CSargeP Jan 13 2010, 12:45am replied:

Yup, got the emails. Thanks again!

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EvilSmiley
EvilSmiley Jan 12 2010, 11:02pm says:

bleach your beard first (peroxide or an over the counter hair bleach...the latter is probably safer). Once you get it to a light color it'll take the pink color a lot better. :)

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jeffr
jeffr Jan 12 2010, 11:10pm replied:

Thanks for the tips, I have been growing a backup beard as fast as I can over the past few weeks so hopefully we can test it on me first before doing it on the masterpiece.

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Torabi
Torabi Jan 13 2010, 6:52am replied:

Hehe, take one for the team!

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MiniHendrix
MiniHendrix Jan 12 2010, 11:39pm says:

I feel sorry for whoever hasn't preordered yet.

I would engage in this whole Twitter and FaceBook thing, but I don't really have a use for it besides this.

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Aimforthehead
Aimforthehead Jan 13 2010, 12:13am says:

Since I've pre-ordered do I have to get slapped when I ask for a release date?

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jeffr
jeffr Jan 13 2010, 12:35am replied:

Hehe, you can ask, but unfortunately, the answer is "I don't know". We are working hard and will continue to release our progress every single week until it's done is the best i can do.

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Aimforthehead
Aimforthehead Jan 13 2010, 12:56am replied:

Hah I know, I'd imagine if you had a date you'd put it in the info box. I'm patient, plus half the fun is watching the progress!

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211476
211476 Jan 13 2010, 12:31am says:

haha, I had the Final Countdown stuck in my head all day, then this, good price tag

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SAHChandler
SAHChandler Jan 13 2010, 12:32am says:

A shame that I will not have the money to buy this until thursday. :(

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jeffr
jeffr Jan 13 2010, 2:58am replied:

We can work something out :) Just let me know when you get the monies.

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PringleX
PringleX Jan 13 2010, 1:14am says:

THE FINAL KEEEEYOUNT-DOWN! Wolfire. You guys are amazing. Holy crap.

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DKR1138
DKR1138 Jan 13 2010, 3:11am says:

Just purchased now. +$40 for you guys :D

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jeffr
jeffr Jan 13 2010, 3:19am replied:

Thank you sir!

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DKR1138
DKR1138 Jan 13 2010, 4:15am replied:

clearly it was Europe that inspired me... ahah nah, $40 for both games is a wicked deal.

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Frozencloud
Frozencloud Jan 13 2010, 4:16am says:

God damnit.. i wanna buy this awesome pack via Steam :(((

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jeffr
jeffr Jan 13 2010, 12:06pm replied:

Please tell Steam how you feel! They will not do preorders for games except ~1 week before release and would certainly never let anyone make a Preorder Pack like this.

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Radu_IceMan
Radu_IceMan Jan 13 2010, 9:11am says:

Oh man, that song brings me back so many memories ... T_^"

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Martanz
Martanz Jan 13 2010, 10:57am says:

I realy want to buy this but my dad won't let me buy things via paypal =/ Will you make it available to buy the game in another way? Like via steam or in store? =D

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jeffr
jeffr Jan 13 2010, 12:06pm replied:

We support Amazon and Google Checkout as well. Steam doesn't do preorders though (except 1 week before release).

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l0p
l0p Jan 13 2010, 1:25pm says:

i would buy it if i had enough money :(

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myles
myles Jan 13 2010, 1:56pm says:

I generally don't pre order indie games, but you can be sure I will purchase when it is released.

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hate4uall
hate4uall Jan 13 2010, 2:02pm says:

ohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh we heading for venus

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linfosoma
linfosoma Jan 13 2010, 4:27pm says:

By the way, are you guys accepting donations? I got this game for free because I preordered NS2 some time ago and I would like to support your project since technically none of my money went to you guys.

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Lt.SnoWolf
Lt.SnoWolf Jan 13 2010, 7:51pm says:

Short by 12 hours. Dam. Shouldnt have waited. Still going to preorder both games.

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Killer_man_1996
Killer_man_1996 Jan 13 2010, 8:03pm says:

OMG I WANT TO PREORDER!!!!

:D

IT'S THE FINAL COUNTDOWN

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hushpuppy
hushpuppy Jan 14 2010, 6:01am says:

Where is the Pink Psychadelic Beard?!

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