View Full Version : Have i just bee a massive fool?

16-01-2012, 12:16 AM
Firs of you, yes you, are awesome; thank you for reading my thread.

so whats the problem? Well I just bought what I thought was a legitimate BF3 key from gameagency.co.uk. However i have received no contact from them and the order I placed has now dispersed from my order history on there site. I am really unsure what to make of this. I have contacted the site support email but being Sunday night i have had no response. Have you had any dealings with this site, is it legitimate? OR have i been massive fool.

Thanks for reading,


16-01-2012, 12:32 AM
Have you tried contacting support on that site?

How did you pay? Paypal? You can get your money back with paypal if they ripped you off.

But first; try to get in touch with someone on that site.

16-01-2012, 12:34 AM
Super shady site made with CubeCart and a template.

Response within 24 hours

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri 09:00 - 18:00

Sat 11:00 - 14:00

Sun 11:00 - 14:00

For Immediate response

Please Text

Business Mobile : 00447903206316 Sam (Sales Manager)

Skype: GameAgency

Write to us :

18 Anglia House

66 Salmon Lane


E14 7PW

United Kingdom



Gameagency.co.uk Registered and Located in the United Kingdom

16-01-2012, 12:55 AM
I sent them an email but i don't expect a response until Monday. I paid via Google checkout.

16-01-2012, 12:59 AM
See how it goes. I get the impression they basically send you a code from a retail box, but turnaround isn't instant (you get what you pay for). if you don't hear from them within 24 hours then consider cancelling your payment.

16-01-2012, 01:29 AM
Yeah, it's definitely not what I'd call "legit".

The address listed takes you to this tower block (http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?q=18+Anglia+House++66+Salmon+Lane++London++E1 4+7PW&hl=en&ll=51.514064,-0.036424&spn=0.005094,0.009645&sll=51.514326,-0.038818&layer=c&cbp=13,188.07,,0,-24.24&cbll=51.514061,-0.036241&hnear=18+Salmon+Ln,+London+E14+7LZ,+United+Kingdom&t=m&z=17&vpsrc=0&panoid=IgdcowKmqv-Z60IaMR0SxQ); I can't find any evidence that this is actually a registered company, it seems to be just some bloke selling dubious CD keys.

I'd dispute the payment right away, even if you do end-up with a key there's no guarantee it'll continue to work, EA could cancel it at any time if they figure out it's dodgy.

16-01-2012, 11:01 AM
Update: Still no response this morning. I have also been locked out of my email account i used to buy. Not a good sign, I'm recovering it now but that may be tricky. One the up side my account hasn't been debited yet.

Update Update: I have just revived and email from game agency saying my payment has gone through and been sent a photo of a BF3 CD with the key showing......yer. Still locked out of my email account.

16-01-2012, 02:01 PM
Wait, did you get locked out of your email address, or the account on the website? They usually send a scan to the email address registered to the account. I pre-ordered Battlefield 3 from a similar website, and although it got delayed a few days, they sent me a scan of the CD key to my email address shortly before (3 hours) the release of the full game.