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Official Dark Lord Day Tix Thread

Discussion in 'Great Lakes' started by TIMMYJ21, Mar 17, 2012.

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  1. TIMMYJ21

    TIMMYJ21 Apr 29, 2010 Minnesota

    Got 2 tickets. How did everybody else do. Problems?
     
  2. 2beerornot2beer

    2beerornot2beer Feb 11, 2006 Illinois

    Looks like two threads at same time and more action in other...this one can be ignored, locked, shut down.

    Peace,
    Tim
     
  3. CWBlues

    CWBlues May 4, 2011 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    Nailed two, no issues.
     
  4. crossovert

    crossovert Mar 29, 2009 Illinois

    got in in 2 minutes, all sold out
     
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  5. Corbet

    Corbet Nov 7, 2010 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    2 tickets, group B. I have fast fingers.
     
  6. mwa423

    mwa423 Nov 7, 2007 Ohio

    0, 3 computers and phone going, meh, oh well.
     
  7. BeRanger

    BeRanger Dec 11, 2011 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    I had six people online right at 1 and none of us got any at work
    On a god damn T1.. wtf
     
  8. beerhan

    beerhan Apr 28, 2010 Ohio
    Beer Trader

    2 for group c, took about 4 minutes this year!
     
  9. sirotan

    sirotan Dec 30, 2009 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Got none, this was gonna be my first year going. :(

    So how much can I expect to have to pay for tickets scalped on ebay?
     
  10. crossovert

    crossovert Mar 29, 2009 Illinois

    doesn't make sense cause it took me under 2 to get to the ticket page
     
  11. FrankenBrew

    FrankenBrew Sep 21, 2009 Wisconsin
    Beer Trader

    zippo, sold out it seems
     
  12. jmp485

    jmp485 Dec 21, 2008 Wisconsin

    No issues, but let me be the first to bitch about the service and processing fees these ticket places charge. An obvious money grab and it Sux
     
  13. arminjewell

    arminjewell Feb 12, 2009 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    2 as well, group B. No problems.
     
  14. 2beerornot2beer

    2beerornot2beer Feb 11, 2006 Illinois

    Looks like I'm losing the thread war so time to jump in with the winners...I got 2 in Group A, no problems...site more responsive than last year...think key was getting into process at 'right time' and not trying to 'refresh' slow page loads from one step to the next...or pure luck.
     
  15. EricCioe

    EricCioe Aug 7, 2010 Montana

    Just got two for B for buddies who struck out.
     
  16. BeRanger

    BeRanger Dec 11, 2011 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    The website took over a minute to load and then they were gone.. god i have no luck getting tickets
     
  17. monitorpop

    monitorpop Oct 28, 2007 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    I got 2 for B, looks like I can keep my avatar another year. :)
     
  18. theagilesloth

    theagilesloth Oct 5, 2008 Illinois

    I should have known better from last year that the buy tickets button wouldn't load because it is an image. Anyway, I think they were all sold out after 2 minutes.
     
  19. Orchids

    Orchids Feb 7, 2010 Illinois

    Would've been good if it hadn't taken two minutes for the damn site to load.
     
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  20. gamanley

    gamanley Nov 19, 2009 Connecticut

    2 for group b, done in about 5 minutes. The website held up well for me.
     
  21. danimalarkey

    danimalarkey Mar 3, 2008 Illinois

    As has been mentioned elsewhere, more might pop up in ~15 minutes. Orders that were held will expire and tickets may become available again.
     
  22. DoctorB2B

    DoctorB2B Jun 29, 2009 Virginia
    Beer Trader

    That means they sold out in 2 minutes as I was on at 1:02 and they were gone ..... bullshit
     
  23. TCgoalie

    TCgoalie Mar 24, 2009 Michigan

    Shut out...0 tickets.
     
  24. bainard

    bainard Mar 15, 2006 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    Yes, many. None of the captchas seemed to take and then I got shut out.
     
  25. fvernon

    fvernon Mar 1, 2010 Wisconsin

    five people trying... refreshing starting 2 minutes before go-time, and no dice on anyone. for some reason my captcha wasn't being recognized. stink!
     
  26. jeonseh

    jeonseh Oct 14, 2007 Indiana
    Beer Trader

    it's a cluster. i clicked the page before my friend and he got tickets and I didn't. oh well.
     
  27. cjacobsen

    cjacobsen Aug 26, 2010 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    Got boned...again. Took too long loading from page to page.
     
  28. JohnnyTightLips

    JohnnyTightLips May 30, 2009 Illinois

    Yeah, shut out on all the time slots. Wonder how much they usually charge on ebay.
     
  29. NJBeerNerd

    NJBeerNerd Jun 2, 2010 New Jersey

    Got two for Group B...can't wait!
     
  30. azaaron

    azaaron Mar 11, 2010 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    ISO: 2 tickets to any time slot...wanna keep my streak of going alive!
     
  31. SpottedZombie

    SpottedZombie Feb 7, 2012 Illinois

    Got 2 tickets and my buddies each got 2.
     
  32. MarkIntihar

    MarkIntihar Mar 17, 2010 Michigan

    Wow that sucked. XV had nearly 1/3 less tickets and I had a way easier time getting tickets for that. Oh well, I'm sure I'll find my way there one way or another...
     
  33. jacob4999

    jacob4999 Dec 9, 2008 Michigan

    Got on at 1:01 and all groups sold out. lol
     
  34. Jwren5

    Jwren5 Aug 26, 2011 Illinois

    Got on before noon just waiting...site was super slow, captchas wouldn't work and kicked me out once...by 12:09, everything was gone. Bummer.
     
  35. MNPikey

    MNPikey Feb 27, 2011 Minnesota
    Beer Trader

    Shut out....had big plans to visit Chicago for the weekend with the wife. Do these show up on ebay?
     
  36. BeRanger

    BeRanger Dec 11, 2011 Michigan
    Beer Trader

    Well if anyone got any extras, let me know...
    That was the start of my vacation.
     
  37. toolbrew

    toolbrew Feb 26, 2008 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    zero for me, buddy got two
     
  38. berserk4886

    berserk4886 Oct 26, 2007 Wisconsin

    I got two for group A so obviously the system works and I'm happy and don't care. If I didn't get tickets, though, well then it's because their server sucks and it's a total cash grab
     
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  39. Grohnke

    Grohnke Sep 15, 2009 Illinois

    site was damn slow, secured 2 for C
     
  40. SteelersX

    SteelersX Jan 30, 2011 New York
    Beer Trader

    18 bucks a ticket with service charge
    Ha really
    Wow
    I'm in the wrong line of work
     
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