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Amazon: Fortune Street $16.97, eligible for fsss or prime


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#1 Drclaw411

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 07:18 AM

Cheapest I've seen this so far.

http://www.amazon.co...i/dp/B0050SVGXM

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#2 NintendoCleveland

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 11:17 AM

Newegg has had this at $29.99 for a couple of months now.

This is a good alternative for those who have credit with Amazon and/or get taxed by Newegg.

#3 GamerDude316

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 11:20 AM

Newegg has had this at $29.99 for a couple of months now.

This is a good alternative for those who have credit with Amazon and/or get taxed by Newegg.


That's good to know. I think I'm still waiting for sub $20 though, reviews didnt seem that great.

#4 emperordahc

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 02:47 PM

I picked it up a month or so ago. It's an interesting game, but it is NNNOOOOTTTT Mario Party. It's the old Japanesse series Fortune Street, and it's developed by Square Enix. It's a super involved Monopoly game, and it's very slow gameplay. It has a bad frame rate and doesn't have full overscan support, like most old Wii games, so expect a border on your LCD. I have ZERO friends who want to play this, and there's no one online.

It's a neat game, but realize what you're getting into.

http://www.gametrail...e-street-review

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#5 BrentronD

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 03:04 PM

So is it really true that the dice is fixed? I read another review where he saved, rolled the dice, then quit his game. And when he would reload the game, no matter what i t was the same dice roll, meaning all the rolls are predetermined...

#6 Drclaw411

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 05:12 PM

So is it really true that the dice is fixed? I read another review where he saved, rolled the dice, then quit his game. And when he would reload the game, no matter what i t was the same dice roll, meaning all the rolls are predetermined...


I'm gonna have to try this...

#7 Jesse_Dylan

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Posted 13 July 2012 - 01:12 PM

The die rolls are still random, but yeah, they're determined ahead of time, just to prevent that kind of save/load.

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Posted 13 July 2012 - 01:33 PM

I assume it is that way so that you don't cheat. Once you make a decision to roll the dice, you shouldn't be able to change the result.
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#9 Sway

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 03:58 PM

Down to $27.52.

Now up to $29.31.

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#10 Sway

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Posted 21 August 2012 - 07:44 PM

Now at $22.53. Alternatively it's $19.99 used at Gamefly but it's still holding at that price even though the sale ended yesterday.

#11 Gosha

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Posted 21 August 2012 - 07:54 PM

I have a feeling this game will be $10 at some point at Best Buy. Black Friday perhaps?

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Posted 21 August 2012 - 09:25 PM

Gosha that is what I am hoping for. It seems like there's still healthy stock at stores.

#13 Drclaw411

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 06:54 AM

updated OP to reflect the price drop
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Posted 22 August 2012 - 06:23 PM

Picked it up at $22.53. I've watched a few peeps online playing this via stream, and it looks like it can be a lot of fun with 4x people all playing together. Been waiting for a price drop, glad to have waited until I found one. :D

Personally, I will probably jump at the sound of skeleton hooves and distant screaming for the rest of my life.

I think my wallet made a shrieking sound and scurried off into a dark corner, once I pulled up the Steam page.

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#15 Sway

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Posted 08 September 2012 - 10:43 PM

Down to $19.30. Shipped/sold by Amazon.

#16 Drclaw411

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Posted 08 September 2012 - 10:51 PM

Down to $19.30. Shipped/sold by Amazon.


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#17 beard_of_zeus

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Posted 08 September 2012 - 11:03 PM

Man, 20 bucks is by far the cheapest I've seen this. I don't think I would have anyone to play this with, but I might pick it up anyways, seems like an intriguing game.
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#18 ItsaMeMario

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Posted 09 September 2012 - 12:15 AM

just because saving & reloading doesn't mean the dice isn't random, it just it means it isn't determined after the save point

don't be so paranoid, LOL

#19 Boss★Moogle

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Posted 09 September 2012 - 02:10 AM

Wow they actually released an Itadaki Street game in the US, didn't even know this.

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#20 Sway

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Posted 09 September 2012 - 08:58 PM

Now at $17.43 shipped/sold by Amazon.

#21 Drclaw411

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Posted 09 September 2012 - 09:03 PM

Now at $17.43 shipped/sold by Amazon.


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#22 scottman

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Posted 09 September 2012 - 09:06 PM

You can never tell when these will keep dropping or shoot right back up. Mine already shipped at $19.xx. $17.43 must be the best price it has been anywhere yet, unless it is about to get massively clearanced to wholesalers.

#23 NedHead

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Posted 09 September 2012 - 09:30 PM

I'd be willing to roll the dice on this game for $10

#24 rlse9

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Posted 09 September 2012 - 10:58 PM

This game seems interesting but unfortunately I don't have anyone to play it with and it doesn't seem that interesting as a single player game. Maybe if it hits $10 somewhere I'll buy it but more than that seems like too much for something I'll probably find cool but never really play.

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 04:58 PM

Picked it up at $22.53. I've watched a few peeps online playing this via stream, and it looks like it can be a lot of fun with 4x people all playing together. Been waiting for a price drop, glad to have waited until I found one. :D


It is very fun with multiple people (and unlike Monopoly, one person isn't completely Shaq'd from the start if they don't get properties on his/her first trip around the board) HOWEVER keep in mind that it is verrry slow and there is no way to save a multiplayer game and return to it later. (A couple of times, we've ended games by declaring that whoever is ahead in x turns will be the winner.) Do keep in mind that once you get past the $5,000 mark the game picks up speed. (It's not uncommon for players to make $1000 per turn.)

Picked this up for $20 used from Family Video last year and I have no buyer's remorse. It's a fun game if you have the time.

#26 CrusherX

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 12:52 AM

Price dropped to 16.97, Amazon
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What is this "play" you speak of? I thought these were nothing but decorative boxes to line my shelves with.

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#27 PaleGreen

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 02:15 AM

Just ordered at $16.97. (AZ) Not bad! Who knows if this clunker will even stay in print.

#28 R3DH3R0

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 02:26 AM

Picked this up, had some amazon credit left over after trades. So $10 with 2 day is good for me!

#29 Drclaw411

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 03:15 AM

Price dropped to 16.97, Amazon

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#30 Masterkyo

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 03:34 AM

hope it drop down $1 or more ;)
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