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"First Time" Rewards (Posted by Veynom on Year 10 Day 330)
With this sync, we have released a much awaited feature: for a large panel of basic and advanced game features, you will get a one-time XP bonus. This XP bonus is also available for existing players and not only new players. Enjoy.
It should be around forever it seems now, but you can only get the points the first time you do it.
I figured as much, but want to make sure. I didn't know if this was always a planned feature or a short term reward because of all the bugs and issues we have been having, but looking at it again it does seem like it's gonna stick around.