The bottom line is, trust between Cryptic and a significant number of its (formerly loyal) customers have been broken.
~"Exclusive" Pre-Order bonuses available at a pittance just over 4 months after launch?
~I for one would avoid Cryptic games in the future; their word is worth less than the paper it is written on.
~Ditto for Referral Programme, It is my personal prediction that the Galaxy-X would be available in the C-Store sometime in the future, and at a pittance. So why work so hard for Cryptic to get your Galaxy-X now?
~If Banks lose their credibility, what would happen? (read: bank runs)
~If Cryptic lose their credibility in the eyes of its formerly loyal customers, what would happen?