$5 Basic Wow sale - How does this work with RAF?

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$5 Basic Wow sale - How does this work with RAF?

Post by Beave » November 24th, 2015, 3:21 pm

Thinking about a 2nd account for sniping and AH stuff anyways. Can someone fill me in? Do I have to pay for the 2nd month? Are we looking at basically ~$20 for a RAF pet or mount? $5+15?

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Re: $5 Basic Wow sale - How does this work with RAF?

Post by Nelaphim » November 24th, 2015, 3:29 pm

If I recall, it would be $5 for the game +30 Days. Then $15 for a Month (Which nets the primary account 30 Days) and then $15 for the next month (Which awards the pet/mount).

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Re: $5 Basic Wow sale - How does this work with RAF?

Post by Quintessence » November 24th, 2015, 3:44 pm

Nelaphim wrote:If I recall, it would be $5 for the game +30 Days. Then $15 for a Month (Which nets the primary account 30 Days) and then $15 for the next month (Which awards the pet/mount).
This is correct.

$5 - for the Battlechest (when it's on sale)
$15 x2 - for two month's worth of game time
Total comes to $35 for one RAF pet.

If you choose to RAF yourself, your main account will receive one month free game time. So subtract $15 from the total, which would then come to $20 for one RAF pet (if you want to look at it that way).
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Re: $5 Basic Wow sale - How does this work with RAF?

Post by Brokenpolyp » November 24th, 2015, 5:43 pm

If you have plenty of in game gold you could always buy tokens instead.

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Post by Opallena » November 24th, 2015, 6:31 pm

Brokenpolyp wrote:If you have plenty of in game gold you could always buy tokens instead.
I just did this for one account, but for some reason when I made a second bnet account to do the recruiting on (first was full), I have to wait the 72 hours for trades to enable. So I just made them and upgraded them, and I'll add gametime when I get back from thanksgiving on Friday.

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Re: $5 Basic Wow sale - How does this work with RAF?

Post by Danneris » November 24th, 2015, 8:38 pm

Brokenpolyp wrote:If you have plenty of in game gold you could always buy tokens instead.
So just to check
I can $5 the battlechest for RAF and 80k gold for each pet? (2 x tokens on new account US server)

If this works then each pet essentially will cost me $5 each.

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Re: $5 Basic Wow sale - How does this work with RAF?

Post by Khorah » November 24th, 2015, 10:12 pm

Danneris wrote:
Brokenpolyp wrote:If you have plenty of in game gold you could always buy tokens instead.
So just to check
I can $5 the battlechest for RAF and 80k gold for each pet? (2 x tokens on new account US server)

If this works then each pet essentially will cost me $5 each.
Correct. There is an older thread.. somewhere.. around here that talks about this.

Edit: Thought I had it bookmarked on my laptop but apparently not.. but it is on the forum although probably a ways back at this point
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Re: $5 Basic Wow sale - How does this work with RAF?

Post by Opallena » November 24th, 2015, 10:12 pm

Danneris wrote:
Brokenpolyp wrote:If you have plenty of in game gold you could always buy tokens instead.
So just to check
I can $5 the battlechest for RAF and 80k gold for each pet? (2 x tokens on new account US server)

If this works then each pet essentially will cost me $5 each.
Yep, there's a blue post e in the regular forums confirming WoW tokens count towards the 2months of gametime. But upgrading an account digitally (aka: buying from the online store) can take up to 72 hours for in-game trading to be enabled, so you might not be able to get the tokens right off the bat.

Here's the post:

[url]http://us.battle.net/wow/en/forum/topic/16953425452#3[/url]

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