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#1 foxmcloud

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Posted 22 June 2012 - 03:44 PM

hey guys, just came back from Microplay and noticed some great games at great price

can't remember every games that were marked down but I bought :
Ninja Gaiden 3 (PS3) $29
Mass Effect 3 (PS3/Xbox360) $29
The Darkness 2 (ps3/360) $19

there were many other ps3, 360, NDS, 3DS and PSP titles for $20-30

Syndicate (ps3/360) $19
Prototype 2 $19
Resident Evil 3DS $19

feel free to add games to the list
plenty of stock at my location


#2 tmlfan2529

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Posted 22 June 2012 - 04:09 PM

Wow..never even heard of this store before...searched and found a location in newmarket..will check it out one day..thanks :)

#3 TeaBisquit

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Posted 22 June 2012 - 08:14 PM

These are deals?

#4 Derfel

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Posted 22 June 2012 - 08:19 PM

Seriously? I don't think Prototype 2 has been below $40 anywhere else, nor has Syndicate been below $30 anywhere else. I've never seen a sale on Resident Evil: Revelations either (unless he's talking about Mercenaries, which could be). ME3 and NG3 currently retail for $60 most places.

These are deals?


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#5 king_bronx

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Posted 22 June 2012 - 08:31 PM

I wish there were some way to search for other titles.

#6 Mr.

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Posted 22 June 2012 - 09:16 PM

Wow..never even heard of this store before...searched and found a location in newmarket..will check it out one day..thanks :)


I thought they left Ontario years ago. I remember they had higher prices than EB back in the day. I bought Vagrant Story from them when the game was delayed here thanks to that French manual requirement going into effect. Microplay got their shipment from the States. And my friend got a Mario RPG standee from them... I was so jealous.

#7 TeaBisquit

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Posted 22 June 2012 - 09:17 PM

Seriously? I don't think Prototype 2 has been below $40 anywhere else, nor has Syndicate been below $30 anywhere else. I've never seen a sale on Resident Evil: Revelations either (unless he's talking about Mercenaries, which could be). ME3 and NG3 currently retail for $60 most places.


Yeah I guess. I only ever buy games for more than ~$20 if I'm buying it close to the release date, otherwise I wait until it hits the $20 mark, so I have a hard time seeing anything >$20 as a deal. Sorry! :lol:

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Posted 22 June 2012 - 09:18 PM

I'll definitely pick up Syndicate.

I love my local Microplay :)

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Posted 22 June 2012 - 10:58 PM

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Posted 22 June 2012 - 10:59 PM

sorry for the french picture but if you want to see it in english go on facebook microplay to see it

#11 Talus

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Posted 23 June 2012 - 02:11 AM

Funny...I always thought peanut in French was 'arachide'...

Love the French :)

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#12 foxmcloud

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Posted 23 June 2012 - 05:57 PM

you're right, peanut is arachides in french... but we also use that word when you can buy something really cheap
I really don't know where it comes from


#13 charleytony

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Posted 23 June 2012 - 06:11 PM

http://www.manything...a/words/90.html

working for peanuts is working for next to nothing (or food).

It loses a lot of its meaning when its translated. Same thing goes for the word CHEAP, in french most people will automatically think about something that is poorly made instead of a bargain.

Back to games, if anyone can tell me what were the 3DS games that got a price drop...
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Posted 23 June 2012 - 06:47 PM

Seriously? I don't think Prototype 2 has been below $40 anywhere else, nor has Syndicate been below $30 anywhere else. I've never seen a sale on Resident Evil: Revelations either (unless he's talking about Mercenaries, which could be). ME3 and NG3 currently retail for $60 most places.


Wal Mart had Prototype 2 for $29.83 a couple weeks ago.
Syndicate is on sale now for $29.99 at EB Games.
http://www.ebgames.c...v=16k-Syndicate

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Posted 24 June 2012 - 12:55 PM

Funny...I always thought peanut in French was 'arachide'...

Love the French :)


Arachide is indeed the proper word for peanut in French. Pinotte is just a French way of writings peanut. When you read pinotte in French, it sounds just like peanut.

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Posted 25 June 2012 - 04:00 PM

on the Microplay site, Syndicate is 29.99 new and 24.99 used
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#17 k4mik4z3

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Posted 26 June 2012 - 02:21 AM

Went at my local Microplay yesterday and got:
Rhythm Heaven (DS) : 4.99
Professor Layton and the Last Specter (DS) : 9.99 (!!!)
Super Street Fighter IV 3D (3DS) : 14.99

All new.

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Posted 27 June 2012 - 12:35 AM

Went to my local microplay... Didn't have any of the games mentioned .. When I brought up the deal they said they would match the "new" price for used games... and they didn't have any of the titles I was interested in new. Lame..