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Farcry 2/Prince of Persia/EndWar Price Drop @ GS - $39.99 (until 01/08/09)


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#1 wreckemtexastech

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 08:51 PM

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hey guys, the ps3 versions (and maybe 360 too) have dropped on these two super hot titles...

39.99 new
34.99 used

EXCELLENT deal on either, i was suprised to see both of them drop like this. anyhow, thought id share this w/ my fellow CAGs!

If you use the 10% coupon and edge, youre looking at ~28 bones!!!

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#2 cleaver

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 08:53 PM

Prince of Persia must be the quickest price drop ever. Two weeks!?!
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#3 Saix_XIII

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 08:55 PM

Yeah I was at GS earlier flipping some games and saw FC2 for $35 used, was tempted but...nah.

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#4 jjunior1212

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 08:56 PM

if you purchase online you could use cag16 and get 16% off but i'm not sure about the quality you get from gs's online store.

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 08:56 PM

OP you might also wanna add midnight club los angeles for ps3/360
360:
http://www.gamestop....roduct_id=68686
PS3
http://www.gamestop....roduct_id=10915

This are new but sooner the used one will follow suit.

edit: the price are 39.99 new

#6 gshell

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 08:57 PM

i had to see this for myself so i went on the site.....that is unbelievable....PoP was a venverable franchise for ubisoft....what happened?

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 08:59 PM

Those prices are dropping fast, I got PoP for $40 a week ago about, and I have already beat it :P I will definitely check out Far Cry 2 during the B2G1 deal coming up, might be able to score some games on the cheap.

I got Midnight Club for $30 new on BF too :)
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#8 tenchi

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:02 PM

In my opinion, the new POP just wasn't up to the standards fans were expecting from the previous ones. It had repetitive game play, you can't die, and you can defeat every enemy as well as the bosses in the entire game with the same combo. The visuals were great, but the game play and story just wasn't there.

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:06 PM

Man that is fucked up.

#10 AshesofWake

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:08 PM

wow i got owned.
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#11 hohez

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:09 PM

That has to be a new record, even for an ubisoft game.

#12 DrUnkAgAIn

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:11 PM

Wow, glad I already beat PoP and traded it in. Got $30 credit too.

#13 Yenos

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:11 PM

Endwar is also 39.99 new 34.99 used maybe thats old though

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:12 PM

Ah Ubisoft. You keep breaking your own records.

This is why I never buy Ubisoft games until 1-2 months after release. They have done this for at least the past 2 years.



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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:12 PM

I don't know why you guys are acting so surprised. It's a Ubisoft title and Prince of Persia sold like crap.. I'm kinda shocked it didn't release at 39.99.

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:13 PM

Yeah, when you cant really control your guy its like watching an interactive movie or something when what you really want is to play a game...

Too bad, I had high hopes for PoP...

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:20 PM

CRIKEY!!!!!

This is insane!

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#18 nightwarrior

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:31 PM

i already bought POP last week during the B2G1 last week. i kinda wish that i waited. :(

#19 Grinchy

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:32 PM

Wow that makes me even more glad that everyone talked me out of paying $40 for PoP the other day. I still want to pick it up at the inevitable $19.99 though.

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 09:58 PM

Endwar is also 39.99 new 34.99 used maybe thats old though

How's the headset that comes with this? Might be a way to get a decent headset (and flip the game) for $40.

#21 Yenos

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 10:05 PM

Endwar 39.99 is for the xbox360
The ps3 is 89.99 with the headset which imo is just ridiculous cause the headset is not that great

#22 Anexanhume

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 10:08 PM

Gamestop's servers are taking a dump right now. I can't add anything to my cart or view my cart.

#23 snakelda

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 10:22 PM

I'm going tommorow to pick up POP and maybe Farcry 2.

#24 linkmon

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 10:27 PM

Yeah I was at GS earlier flipping some games and saw FC2 for $35 used, was tempted but...nah.


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#25 IRHari

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 10:29 PM

im still amazed that reviewers are eating PoP up, like its the next Ico/SotC (which I've seen reviewers compare it to...BLASPHEMY!). I found the same problems with it as tenchi; tedious/easy combat and non-challenging overall.

I really hope this game gets overlooked when its awards time.

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 10:30 PM

FC 2 is Sick!!


Indeed it is, I like how they did it Open World this time, and how everyone wants to kill you.

#27 tsunami_bomb3r

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 10:35 PM

everybody -- price drop != bad game!

the new Prince of Persia is great. been playing it since it came out.

#28 Brahman

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 10:42 PM

everybody -- price drop != bad game!

the new Prince of Persia is great. been playing it since it came out.


Silence you.
Hardcore/leet gamers knocking it will drive the price lower, lol.
Had rented it, played I'm guessing about 1/2 to 3/4 judging by the map.
Didn't feel worth $60, but $40....really tempted.

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 10:46 PM

Time to buy a new copy and return it on the old receipt, as it's less than 30 days since it came out for PoP. Fary Cry 2, nope.

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Posted 19 December 2008 - 10:47 PM

OP you might also wanna add midnight club los angeles for ps3/360
360:
http://www.gamestop....roduct_id=68686
PS3
http://www.gamestop....roduct_id=10915

This are new but sooner the used one will follow suit.

edit: the price are 39.99 new


Dude, thanks!! I've been waiting for this one to hit $39. This, and Mirror's Edge.

Kinda quick for PoP to already drop price already. Has anyone seen PoP's sales figures yet? Are they really low or something?

Just a PSA, Far Cry 2 is awesome. Thanks.