The main character in the story is Dan Cannon – a famous YouTuber of the game Magic: The Gathering – collecting cards that are very popular at the moment in the world. Everything was going as normal until one day, Dan went to a local store and bought a box of Magic: The Gathering cards. But worth mentioning, perhaps because of some problem from the distribution, instead of buying the card box as planned, the guy suddenly received a box of cards that has not been released yet, released from the manufacturer. of the game – Wizard of the Coast.
A recent noisy incident has just happened to Dan Cannon – the famous YouTuber of the game Magic: The Gathering
This fatal mistake caused Dan to receive a number of cards that are not available for sale at the moment. Of course, with the eagerness of a normal person to accidentally “hit the jackpot”, Dan immediately posted them online to show off to everyone. But who would have thought, detectives from Pinkerton – an organization too famous for gamers came to this YouTuber guy. Not only citing some piracy laws and provisions that could subject Dan to a prison sentence of 1-10 years as well as compensation of up to $200,000 if he did not cooperate, detectives from Pinkerton also asked him to return all the wrongly purchased cards. The producer of Wizard of the Coast himself also admitted that they had hired private detectives to investigate this rare mistake.
Because he bought the wrong card that hasn’t been released, Dan was even hired by the producer to come to his house
Even in his sharing, Dan also confided that he was threatened by detectives if he did not deliver the product, he would be called the police to conduct detention, and asked him to present the invoice for all the Magic cards. : The Gathering previously purchased with stock now over 1,000 cards in the house. Faced with the requests of detectives from Pinkerton, Dan Cannon said he was not sure whether to sue them against them or not, but perhaps he chose to cooperate.
In the opinion of gamers, things could have been handled more gently
The action from the producer Wizard of the Coast is receiving a lot of mixed opinions from the online community. Some argue that the action to revoke the card that has not been released is necessary, but it is completely possible to solve it in a more gentle way, instead of hiring detectives as above.