## Last Call for your free 555 points

Offer Expires Jan. 31st at midnight.

**Who knows what you might be able to use your points for in the coming months π**

There was an update for the points feature that this site uses and it brought a couple new features. You can now donate points to other members of this site. You just need to know there username. Easiest way is to just click on there name in the sidebar or in the point list, which shows everyone on the site at once.

**I’ll give 555 points for every member that comments on this post! It will help give a points boost to those who have no points or very little. This offer expires January 31, 2010.**

Now you can track the points you’ve earned. By visiting the “My Points” link at the bottom of the sidebar after you have logged in. It’s right above the search box.

Here is a refresher of what you get points for. But you need to be **logged in** for it to count.

* 5 Points for a Comment

* 40 Points for a Post

* 100 Points for New Members that join the site

Co-Writers can earn extra points on the Weekly Recap:

* 200 Contributor of the Week

* 100 Most Liked

* 100 Most Comments

*** New
* 15 Points for visiting the site every day!
* 5 Points for a reply in the Forum
* 25 Points for a New Topic Creation in the Forum**

You can track your points on the right side bar. And see the members with the highest points.

This plugin is powered by CubePoints.

**[Update] I changed how much the points are worth.**

**[Update 2] I went back and gave 100 points to members with points below 100 points. So everyone has at least 100 points now.**

If you have any ideas on how we could use the points, lets hear it.

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Written by: T0SH
- Cofounder of PS3Blog.net

#1 by

iFlashon January 6th, 2010What are these points you speak of? Can they be redeemed for say….hummm a cheeseburger?

#2 by Tosh on January 6th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

lol

#3 by

Eddieon January 6th, 2010 [ 44592 Points ]awesome stuff.

#4 by

iFlashon January 6th, 2010 [ 860 Points ]Much to my chagrin I was never really registered for this site. I’ve just been posting …I am now in the hunt for sweet sweet points.

#5 by mcloki on January 6th, 2010 [ 2355 Points ]

Cool more points to collect. I’m a bit of a collection whore.

#6 by SL33PY on January 6th, 2010 [ 2371 Points ]

I have no clue what the points do… or howmany (few?) i have

#7 by

macdoryon January 6th, 2010Not sure what points do – do they make prizes?

#8 by

Ceidzon January 6th, 2010 [ 53920 Points ]If I make it to up to 10,000 points, do I unlock the PS3Blog.net Platinum Trophy ?

#9 by Emrah on January 6th, 2010 [ 7319 Points ]

What will I do with all the points??

#10 by

Kickson January 6th, 2010 [ 559 Points ]I’ll take some free points π

#11 by

Macdoryon January 6th, 2010 [ 3445 Points ]Free points …

#12 by Blackstaffer on January 6th, 2010 [ 7286 Points ]

It’s like Christmas all over again. First I get a silver controller in the mail today and now 555 points. It’s just too much… sniff sniff.

#13 by

JimmyMagnumon January 6th, 2010 [ 83116 Points ]points! Im at second place, just behind Tosh really haha. 7775 vs his 8175 :P. I’m just sexy like that, though; obviously, Tosh is only slightly sexier

#14 by Emrah on January 6th, 2010 [ 7319 Points ]

Btw, 50 points just for visiting is a bit too much, innit? The contributor of the week gets less than that, and less for news posts..

#15 by

Ravenitriuson January 6th, 2010 [ 1285 Points ]Is news slow or something?

#16 by jdoug on January 6th, 2010

Awesome! When can I cash these points in?

#17 by Tosh on January 6th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

How about I change it to 15 points for a daily visit? Oh, the contributor of the week get 150 points.

#18 by Emrah on January 6th, 2010 [ 7319 Points ]

15 sounds more reasonable actually.. I mis-read The contributor of the week, dunno how; sorry! A daily visit should not give more points than an actual post, which currently is at 25 (assuming posts refer to blog posts).. Actually, a post could be somewhere along 30-40 pts..

#19 by

Darrinon January 6th, 2010 [ 17143 Points ]So, pretty much everyone here is asking what is the “point” of these points?

Well? Tosh? What is the answer?

#20 by Emrah on January 6th, 2010 [ 7319 Points ]

Hmm. e.g. Sometimes you do giveaways, we may be able to “spend” those points on lottery chances. Then you’d have to have a total points earnt and points spent information, tho.. Other than bragging rights, this could be useful. Well, I am currently out of fresh ideas π

#21 by

caldape95on January 6th, 2010 [ 255 Points ]haha! Here for the points!

But I do like Emrah’s idea of a lottery. But if you can’t afford to give stuff away then try thinking of stuff you can give us virtually.

#22 by

SicSemperTyranison January 6th, 2010 [ 6405 Points ]Alright! Free points!

#23 by Tosh on January 6th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

At the moment it’s just for bragging rights. I like the lottery idea though. I’ll take note of that. I’ve also thought of buying virtual items with the points as well. But can’t think of anything right now.

Let me know if you guys have any more ideas on how to use the points.

I’ve updated the point values in the post.

Oh, jdoug I don’t show you as an member. I’ve updated all the commentators with 555 points π

You can check your points in the sidebar in the middle-ish.

#24 by

oly1kenobion January 6th, 2010 [ 132595 Points ]You are all a buncha point whooores… Hey make sure I get mine! π

#25 by

oly1kenobion January 6th, 2010 [ 132595 Points ]by the way.. i say anyone who contributes prizes to this site.. thus bringing many newbs.. say like 15 navarro skin codes… deserves at least 120k points!! lol

#26 by

oly1kenobion January 6th, 2010 [ 132595 Points ]someone please donate me points! try the new feature youl love it!

#27 by Tosh on January 6th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

Lol, I’ll think of something to give you later π Thanks again for doing that.

#28 by

JimmyMagnumon January 6th, 2010 [ 83116 Points ]lol, thanks to Tosh, I’m now in first place in points π

#29 by

Killer_Juiceon January 6th, 2010I didn’t know we had points O_o

#30 by Tosh on January 6th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

Yup, we’ve had points ever since the new theme π

#31 by

tolashgualrison January 7th, 2010 [ 690 Points ]I’m new! Hurray for points!……what do points do?

#32 by

oly1kenobion January 7th, 2010 [ 132595 Points ]Points buy you fame and happiness.. π

#33 by

ruelon January 7th, 2010I’ve been lurking here for a while… finally made an account!

#34 by

Sinlockon January 8th, 2010 [ 7625 Points ]Tosh,

Did you ever give the old members the 100 point boost that you and Blackstaffer were talking about back when you started the point system?

#35 by Tosh on January 8th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

I haven’t yet, because I have to do them 1 by 1 and there are over 300 members. But I could go back and give the people with 0 points 100 points. Would that work?

#36 by

AJon January 8th, 2010 [ 515 Points ]I registered just for this!!!

#37 by

derrickgott007on January 8th, 2010 [ 871 Points ]I’ll take my 550 points! Thank You very much..lol

#38 by

Lukeon January 9th, 2010Where my points at? π

#39 by Tosh on January 10th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

You have your points now π

#40 by Matt on January 10th, 2010

Points please! lol

#41 by Tosh on January 11th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

What’s your username on this site?

#42 by

bigbrodzaon January 11th, 2010 [ 675 Points ]sick…

#43 by Abdulelah on January 14th, 2010 [ 255 Points ]

Hi guys,

it’s really nice to see the huge and fast improvement in this site..

keep it up.. and.. show me the points π

#44 by Tosh on January 14th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

You have been granted 555 points π

#45 by

No Kill Tayleron January 16th, 2010 [ 1865 Points ]yay 555 points? lol

#46 by

Royalty2132on January 21st, 2010 [ 675 Points ]Sorry for the bashing early u guys. No hard feelins now where’s my points. LOL!

#47 by Tosh on January 21st, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

You have your points. But behave yourself π

#48 by

mfantivon January 21st, 2010 [ 750 Points ]Hey! Would love the points — brand new member. thanks

#49 by Tosh on January 21st, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

Welcome to the site mfantiv! Hope to see more of you π

#50 by

X23Skidoo- Famous Creatoron January 22nd, 2010thanks for points man!

#51 by Tosh on January 22nd, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

You need to be signed up for the site first X23Skidoo

#52 by

MaxBlock88on January 25th, 2010 [ 675 Points ]555 points r nice

#53 by

JimmyStewarton January 28th, 2010 [ 710 Points ]I like points… can I be a winner too!

#54 by Tosh on January 28th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

You 2 have your points π

#55 by

mezon January 30th, 2010 [ 225 Points ]POINTS PLEASE π π i havnt got points from this promotion yet π

#56 by

topthison January 30th, 2010POINTS!! Yum.

#57 by

topthison January 30th, 2010 [ 985 Points ]Points please also message me maybe if you want to do some BFBC2 when it comes out!

#58 by

Matton January 30th, 2010points!?

#59 by Tosh on January 30th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

mez & topthis you have your points.

Matt you need to register for the site in order for me to give you points.

#60 by

Warpig_qcon January 30th, 2010I want pts!!

#61 by

SicSemperTyranison January 30th, 2010 [ 6405 Points ]I like points!

#62 by

Warpig_qcon January 30th, 2010Gimme pts!!!!

#63 by Tosh on January 30th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

Done

Nice try, you already got your 555 points π

#64 by Trev on January 30th, 2010 [ 26623 Points ]

I’ll take some points =p

#65 by

Fatalvelion January 30th, 2010 [ 840 Points ]might as well join in on the points gettin.

#66 by

madd2uon January 30th, 2010 [ 1180 Points ]555pts. wow ty

#67 by

madd2uon January 30th, 2010 [ 1180 Points ]i cant seem to log in or post messages on this site using my ps3 any help? im posting this on my pc

#68 by

madd2uon January 30th, 2010 [ 1180 Points ]may i havesome points plzz

#69 by Tosh on January 30th, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

Not sure why the PS3 browser hates this theme. It’s something I haven’t figured out yet. Would be nice if the PS3 ran chrome / webkit(safari), or firefox.

#70 by

macdoryon January 30th, 2010What do points make?

#71 by

JewbixCubeon January 31st, 2010 [ 585 Points ]New to the PS3 and the site. Couldn’t pass up on free points. No matter what they do. π

#72 by Tosh on January 31st, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

You’ll see in time.

Welcome to the site JewbixCube π

#73 by

matton February 1st, 2010Damn, just missed it. Stupid hangover yesterday!

#74 by Tosh on February 1st, 2010 [ 1107 Points ]

If you register for the site, I can give you your points.