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Prof. Layton and the Diabolical Box - $18.11 @ Sam's Club IN-STORE - YMMV


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#1 Amneisac

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Posted 24 June 2010 - 09:17 PM

I just picked up Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box at Sam's Club for $18.11. I loved the first one (which I also got on sale at Sam's way back) so I wanted to get this one, too.

#2 mkelehan

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Posted 25 June 2010 - 04:33 AM

Wonderful series.

#3 fei33

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Posted 25 June 2010 - 09:25 AM

Agreed totally. I'm looking forward to the next installment: Professor Layton and the Unwound Future. :-o Can you even imagine how the series will be when it moves to the 3DS? The puzzles are already delightful in 2D, I can't even imagine the insanity that Level 5 will come up with the addition of depth and 3-Dimensional Space.

#4 Meringue

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Posted 25 June 2010 - 01:05 PM

I've never seen the love for this series. Awful puzzles and terrible, Level-5 brand writing. If this came out on the PC absolutely nobody would even notice it.

#5 Amneisac

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Posted 25 June 2010 - 01:43 PM

I don't see what's terrible about the puzzles, they're pretty tried and true puzzles, it's not like Level 5 invented them all. Of course no one would play it on PC, first of all the stylus control is essential, and secondly, it's not a game you sit and play straight through, I just play it for 30 minutes at a time before I go to sleep at night.

#6 mkelehan

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Posted 25 June 2010 - 03:47 PM

I don't see what's terrible about the puzzles, they're pretty tried and true puzzles, it's not like Level 5 invented them all. Of course no one would play it on PC, first of all the stylus control is essential, and secondly, it's not a game you sit and play straight through, I just play it for 30 minutes at a time before I go to sleep at night.


I play it straight through. I just can't stop. I was at E3 when Diabolical Box was announced, and the Nintendo rep told me that I just missed the series creator, who was over watching people play. I wanted to shake that man's hand.

#7 Taneerian

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Posted 25 June 2010 - 03:59 PM

I've never seen the love for this series. Awful puzzles and terrible, Level-5 brand writing. If this came out on the PC absolutely nobody would even notice it.


People still play PC? =P

#8 RoyalT7

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Posted 27 June 2010 - 05:22 PM

OMG I love this game.

#9 gnargnargnar

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Posted 27 June 2010 - 05:48 PM

If this came out on the PC absolutely nobody would even pay for it.


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Thanks OP, will have to swing by Sam's and check this out. Loved the first.
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Posted 27 June 2010 - 08:59 PM

I've never seen the love for this series. Awful puzzles and terrible, Level-5 brand writing. If this came out on the PC absolutely nobody would even notice it.


I feel sorry for you.

#11 Cantatus

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Posted 27 June 2010 - 10:15 PM

Bah, so many deals on Diabolical Box, but Curious Village seems stuck around $30.