Subscribe to Twitch channels with zGold!

Discussion in 'Razer Gold & Silver' started by xL33ROYJENKINSx, May 3, 2017.

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  1. PigeTheGreat

    PigeTheGreat Member

    You can now subscribe to your favourite streamers using zGold! For those who are not too interested in Indie games, or getting new cosmetics on F2P games, a new option has opened! You can now Pay with Razer on Twitch!

    Basically you can earn zSilver by subscribing, for those still looking to make that last little push towards 100,000 for the mug! Talk about earning a little back!

    If anyone wants help setting this up, let me know, I'll do a guide!

    Quick guide:
    Go to your favourite partnered Twitch streamer, and find this funny looking button
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    Next, click on the payment frequency you wish to make
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    On the next screen, you will have to choose options, click on Show More Methods
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    and finally you will see Razer.[​IMG]
    The rest of payment process is pretty straight forward if you've paid with zGold before!
     
    Last edited: May 3, 2017
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  2. OMG how???
     
  3. FiszPL

    FiszPL Well-Known Member VANGUARD

    Wow, didn't know about this... just let us know how?
     
  4. PigeTheGreat

    PigeTheGreat Member

    Just updated the first post with a little guide!
     
  5. Jenjar

    Jenjar Well-Known Member

    Didn't know this was added, But this is very cool! Can't wait too see what other programs and sites like Twitch start to accept ZGold too.
     
  6. FiszPL

    FiszPL Well-Known Member VANGUARD

    It's a "little-big" step for this virtual currency, maybe other companies will apply it after twitch :) I hope so.
     
  7. Awesome!! Thanks!
     
  8. JETPuceaero660

    JETPuceaero660 New Member

    Hello, thanks for the guide but zGold don't show up for me. I live in Italy, could this be the problem ? Thank you very much.
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  9. Talezeusz

    Talezeusz New Member

    The problem is zGold isn't virtual currency, it's a service, maybe in US it works but in EU it's not a deal. I need to pay for zGold with 20% vat and then buy a service using zGold (for example twitch sub) and pay another vat so basically i need to pay 40% vat (so sub gonna cost me 7$ instead of 6$ with other payment method) for using zgold, with such small deal it's not a difference but if you think about spending 100$ it's basically 20$ wasted. Until they resolve this issue if ever i sadly won't use this because it doesn't make sense as much as i would like to get more zsilver
     
  10. PigeTheGreat

    PigeTheGreat Member

    Yeah, it is a small issue, 20% VAT is far too much extra, especially when every site is also trying to add VAT on. I'm paying close to £30 for $30 of zGold, which just doesn't seem justified.
    $30 = £23.15 at the current time
    £23.15 + 20% VAT = £27.78

    Currently, zGold is best for the US at the minute, until tax can be removed, but I don't think it likely will.

    It may be that, UK is fine, still have to pay in USD though so not sure why it doesn't apply?
     
  11. JETPuceaero660

    JETPuceaero660 New Member

    Solved, I have just to change from Italy to USA and everything worked fine:oops:. Thank you everybody !
     
  12. Ansgaar

    Ansgaar Member

    This is pretty awesome. I'll not switch to it before it gets a bit more popular, but I'm definitely considering it :)
     
  13. Kevinas321

    Kevinas321 Member

    Is it the same ratio with zgold to zsilver as buying games. Like 4200 zsilver for 3000 zgold?
     
  14. PigeTheGreat

    PigeTheGreat Member

    That's the deal, it's spend 3000 zgold to get 4200 silver, doesn't specify on what!
     
  15. Kevinas321

    Kevinas321 Member

    "Rack up more zSilver when you checkout your online game purchases using Razer zGold, based on the following minimum zGold spend tiers per transaction only"

    It does acually say that you get zsilver when you checkout your online game purchase... So i wasnt sure about it.
     
  16. PigeTheGreat

    PigeTheGreat Member

    My bad, I don't see why any transaction would be treated differently.
    That being said, I just tested it
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    Still works out with the same deal, so you can go ahead with it if you were wondering about receiving the zSilver!
     

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  17. Kevinas321

    Kevinas321 Member


    Still works out with the same deal, so you can go ahead with it if you were wondering about receiving the zSilver![/QUOTE]

    Oh ok, thanks for checking it out for me :heart:
     
  18. Fuzzybeard

    Fuzzybeard Active Member

    This is interesting never expected to see z-gold for a payment option to subscribe to streamers. Good news as teh more z-gold expands the better.
     
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