A guy at my company gave verbal four weeks notice (stupid, but still...), then when it came the date, which was well known by everyone in the company, they said he hadn't given notice. Didn't want to work with him over it or anything, so he went back to his desk, thought for about five minutes, then got up and walked out.
The majority of the good open source apps have moved to GitHub over this, and user trust in the site is dead. I know myself and a number of people I know don't go there anymore, hell, uBlock even blocks it by default.
Current internal estimates of the final game are sitting around 100Gb. Now with all the tweaking their doing (procedural damage, etc) this may go down a bit, but I'm sure they'll add more stuff too. Current beta download is around 28Gb.
How is this any different to a direct money transfer. Timing seem the same, only benefit is you don't have to give bank account details to each other (which is a minor inconvenience at best), and seems like could be hit with a lot of scams...