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$19.99 Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning @ Target.


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#1 Nintendonly

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Posted 02 April 2013 - 11:41 PM

Finally a bargain-bin game. Not sure it's worth it, though. Graphics, gameplay, and animations are all crap.

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#2 JaylisJayP

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Posted 02 April 2013 - 11:42 PM

I loved the gameplay. One of the most fun mindless action rpgs to date.

#3 The Carrot Cake Kid

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Posted 02 April 2013 - 11:42 PM

Finally a bargain-bin game. Not sure it's worth it, though. Graphics, gameplay, and animations are all crap.


You couldn't be more wrong. Go play Halo.

#4 emperordahc

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Posted 02 April 2013 - 11:45 PM

Even if it wasn't $20, just have target price match Amazon for $20.

#5 I OU a Beatn

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Posted 02 April 2013 - 11:48 PM

Finally a bargain-bin game. Not sure it's worth it, though. Graphics, gameplay, and animations are all crap.


Ha, yeah right. It's easily one of the more enjoyable games I've ever played and I've heard the same sentiment from virtually everyone I've talked to about it. The combat is amazingly fluid.

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#6 StryderOmega

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 12:03 AM

It is definitely a great buy for 19.99! I highly recommend it. Has hours of gameplay!

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#7 havuk

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 12:06 AM

Finally a bargain-bin game. Not sure it's worth it, though. Graphics, gameplay, and animations are all crap.


i'm guessing you haven't ever played it... :roll:

#8 limelight022

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 12:15 AM

His name is Nintendonly, which makes sense why he hates this game- hes not able to play it lol.

#9 AvengedBacklog

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 12:17 AM

Definitely didnt notice this at my Target today...Hmm.

#10 CaoPi

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 12:21 AM

thuoght it would be a universal drop by now, but it's still $28 used at gamestop, meh

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#11 SilentBob50023

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 12:36 AM

Amazon's already price matched it (not sure if universal price drop or what), so I'd go that route with Prime for free shipping and no tax (at least here in my state - feel sorry for those of you whose legislatures make them charge you now).

#12 Vap

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 12:40 AM

Finally a bargain-bin game. Not sure it's worth it, though. Graphics, gameplay, and animations are all crap.


I've never played it so I can't comment on the gameplay, but there is no way anyone can think the graphics are crap. It is a beautiful looking game.

#13 RedFoxCommando

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 12:40 AM

His name is Nintendonly, which makes sense why he hates this game- hes not able to play it lol.


I was thinking the same thing, because Nintendo really sets the standards when it comes to graphics.

#14 Azuvidexus

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 01:15 AM

If you check on Amazon, it says that the normal price is $19.99 (MSRP), so it seems like an universal price drop.

#15 klingon666

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 10:42 AM

On the PS3 if you got a 7.1 sound setup it sounds AWSOME ...

#16 Nintendonly

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 01:59 PM

i'm guessing you haven't ever played it... :roll:


I've played the demo, and that's what I got from it.

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:3ds:- Sonic Battle (GBA), :psp:- Nothing
:ps3:- Nothing, atari_jaguar.png- Nothing, Pippin01.gif- Nothing
Wii_U_platform_icon.png- Beyond Good & Evil (GCN), 20g0cxd.png- Nothing


#17 GrafixGuerilla

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 02:17 PM

Awesome game! The dlc is even better. Absolutely gorgeous and bug-free.

#18 sherlock2g

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 02:20 PM

I might pick this up at Amazon. I might wait and see will it go even lower. Thanks OP!

#19 hpbbes

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 02:25 PM

After the demo was released, Schilling came out and said the demo was made from an earlier version of the game. It didn't sound like he even wanted a demo but EA forced the issue. The full game looks and plays a lot better, though some may not like the art style.

After Borderlands 2, this was my favorite game of 2012.

#20 StryderOmega

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 02:27 PM

After the demo was released, Schilling came out and said the demo was made from an earlier version of the game. It didn't sound like he even wanted a demo but EA forced the issue. The full game looks and plays a lot better, though some may not like the art style.

After Borderlands 2, this was my favorite game of 2012.


At one time there were 10 million subscribers to WoW, so I am sure the art style will hit home for most.

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#21 hpbbes

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 02:36 PM

At one time there were 10 million subscribers to WoW, so I am sure the art style will hit home for most.


I agree. I had no problem with it, but there was some grumbling (as there is about everything) about the style.

#22 rjejr

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 04:06 PM

um, at the risk of a sound thrashing, is this a normal "sale" with the little yellow sale signs or do I need to go looking for this on the always-on-the-move clearance shelves? I was in Target yesterday and didn't notice the game anywhere.

#23 HydroX

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 05:25 PM

Don't bother debating with Nintendonly. He lives to troll the forums.

#24 mastagoalie

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 05:32 PM

I've played the demo, and that's what I got from it.


if you didn't play the game, how can you have an opinion that matters? It's like hey I saw the trailer for a movie and that movie will suck. Better yet even, you can say you hate marijuana and never have tried it.

All those words are just ignorant!

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#25 RagManX

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 05:51 PM

Grabbed this the first time I found it dropped to $30 and thought it was a steal at that price. Great game.
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#26 Ivajosh

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 07:00 PM

The demo for KoA does not do the game much justice, it just shows some of the mechanics instead of the awesome gameplay and later skills. It's literally the beginning of the game.

#27 TehTriggerman

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 07:25 PM

Amazon's already price matched it


Thanks for the heads up. I'm gonna bite for that. Prime+Free shipping+No Tax = Win.

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#28 keithp

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 10:11 PM

Hit up a Target on the way home that was supposed to have "limited stock" according to their website. Didn't find it. I don't know if I feel like running all over town to check the others.

#29 Nintendonly

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 10:54 PM

Hit up a Target on the way home that was supposed to have "limited stock" according to their website. Didn't find it. I don't know if I feel like running all over town to check the others.


Because calling them up and supplying them a DPCI number doesn't exist.

Currently playing:

icon_snes.gif- Nothing, 11m9gn4.png- Nothing
:3ds:- Sonic Battle (GBA), :psp:- Nothing
:ps3:- Nothing, atari_jaguar.png- Nothing, Pippin01.gif- Nothing
Wii_U_platform_icon.png- Beyond Good & Evil (GCN), 20g0cxd.png- Nothing


#30 infiniteHorizon

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Posted 03 April 2013 - 11:02 PM

Because calling them up and supplying them a DPCI number doesn't exist.


Because being a douche is cool all of a sudden.