Leaving the gear requirement from earlier is also an option and a healthier playerbase outcome.
Next month you release a new toon requiring subscription. And players either stay subscribed or subscribe once more. Meanwhile you share exclusive gear maps to encourage players to remain rather than canceling.
Basically they could turn a mistake to a positive experience while minimizing revenue impact of this oops. But hey that’d be too strategic.
- I’ll be a sustaining club member regardless
- I’d definitely become a sustaining club member if this happened, currently will not planning to
- I’d be more likely to become a sustaining member, currently on the fence.
- I’d be happy, but I still wouldn’t be a sustaining club member