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Redeeming Your Steam Key (Including Collector's Edition) - 8/10/2017 2:24:11 PM   
Indirectlemon

 

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Hi All,

The instructions for redeeming a Steam Key are still here. However what might not be immediately obvious is how to redeem your Scourge of War: Waterloo Collector's Edition Key into a Scourge of War: Waterloo and three DLCs Steam Key.

When registering your Collector's Edition key, please use the same key to register for each of the following:
  • Scourge of War: Waterloo Collector's Edition
  • Scourge of War: Waterloo
  • Scourge of War: Ligny
  • Scourge of War: Quatre Bras
  • Scourge of War: Wavre


Once you have registered each key, you will be able to download installers and patches for the Collector's Edition by following the Core/Updates links, and you will be able to redeem four Steam Keys for Waterloo and it's three DLCs. You will then be able to activate these four products on Steam as normal.

You will have to activate your 'Scourge of War: Waterloo' key first, before you activate any of the DLCs. If you try to activate a DLC before activating the base game Steam will return an error message "Please first activate the original game".

Please note; To redeem 'Scourge of War: Wavre', you will not receive a Steam Key when you register 'Scourge of War: Wavre', instead you will receive a Steam Key when you register 'Scourge of War: Waterloo Collector's Edition': This is your 'Scourge of War: Wavre' Steam Key. I apologise that this isn't as straight forward as it could be, but we were not able to link the two sets of Wavre keys together, so this is the simplest solution.

Happy Gaming!

< Message edited by Indirectlemon -- 8/11/2017 10:32:44 AM >


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RE: Redeeming Your Steam Key (Including Collector's Edi... - 8/10/2017 8:08:03 PM   
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I just bought the Collector's edition and registered it with Slitherine. I also registered the four games (Waterloo, Ligny, Quatre Bras, and Wavre) individually, using the same registration key.

Next to each of the games except Wavre there was a place to click to get a Steam key, which I promptly used.

So I've now been able to register Waterloo, Ligny, and Quatre Bras with Steam (which, based on the checkmarks in their DLC ownership lists, recognizes that I own them) but I have no way to register Wavre because you neglected to make it possible to acquire a key.

Wavre is being sold on Steam along with their version of the bundle, so it's not like the game can't be registered with them.

And for the avoidance of doubt, although Slitherine uses a single key for all four games, Steam requires different Steam keys for each one.

Please do the needful and send me a Steam key for Wavre.

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RE: Redeeming Your Steam Key (Including Collector's Edi... - 8/10/2017 8:16:19 PM   
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have you tried the key for Wavre in steam? the one you got in the downloaded version?

as sometimes the key is the steam key also, just mentioning it, if not ask support, as while they will see this post, it's quicker

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RE: Redeeming Your Steam Key (Including Collector's Edi... - 8/10/2017 8:23:05 PM   
Philippeatbay


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The Matrix/Slitherine key is not a valid code because it doesn't have enough letters.

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RE: Redeeming Your Steam Key (Including Collector's Edi... - 8/10/2017 9:07:08 PM   
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I'll warn production about this. I'm sure they will fix this tomorrow.
We apologize for all the inconvenience.

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RE: Redeeming Your Steam Key (Including Collector's Edi... - 8/11/2017 10:28:01 AM   
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quote:

ORIGINAL: VPaulus

I'll warn production about this. I'm sure they will fix this tomorrow.
We apologize for all the inconvenience.


Thank you Paulo.

quote:

ORIGINAL: Philippe at bay

I just bought the Collector's edition and registered it with Slitherine. I also registered the four games (Waterloo, Ligny, Quatre Bras, and Wavre) individually, using the same registration key.

Next to each of the games except Wavre there was a place to click to get a Steam key, which I promptly used.

So I've now been able to register Waterloo, Ligny, and Quatre Bras with Steam (which, based on the checkmarks in their DLC ownership lists, recognizes that I own them) but I have no way to register Wavre because you neglected to make it possible to acquire a key.

Wavre is being sold on Steam along with their version of the bundle, so it's not like the game can't be registered with them.

And for the avoidance of doubt, although Slitherine uses a single key for all four games, Steam requires different Steam keys for each one.

Please do the needful and send me a Steam key for Wavre.


Apologies for the inconvenience, Wavre followed a different setup and as such the Steam Keys aren't available to be redeemed for this title. As a workaround I have attached the Wavre Steam Keys to the Collector's Edition. You should now be able to Redeem a Wavre Steam Key by registering your Collector's Edition.



I hope this fixes your issue, please let us know if you have any problems.

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RE: Redeeming Your Steam Key (Including Collector's Edi... - 8/11/2017 1:16:52 PM   
Philippeatbay


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Thanks for your help. The Steam key worked. That seems to have solved the problem.

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RE: Redeeming Your Steam Key (Including Collector's Edi... - 7/30/2018 5:21:40 PM   
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OK: I have the code for the collector's edition, I go to Steam, I click the '[+] Add a game' in the bottom left corner. It brings up the pop-up window; I copy-paste the key in - and it says I need to register the original game 1st. Help?

Edit 31st Aug 2018: Never mind, I figured it out - but Oh, myyyyy, don't you folks like to make things difficult?

< Message edited by steveh11Matrix -- 7/31/2018 12:46:52 PM >


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