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#1 pram12

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 02:13 AM

http://www.amazon.co...heapassgam08-20

Saw this in the GS 19.99 thread. Just wanna remind everyone.

Credit for finding this deal goes to: drock

#2 doodofdoods

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 02:17 AM

I saw this earlier, decided to bite on it. Was googling to see if splitscreen was possible on the pc version, and if there was anything said about bringing the DLC to the PC(preferably for free).

#3 bigwoof

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 02:19 AM

well.....there is 4 player co-op....why in christs name would you want split screen?

#4 quadomatic

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 02:23 AM

ugh not cheap enough for free shipping...

Do I want to wait till tomorrow at 10 to see if steam has this on sale? Or should I buy this with a 4GB flash drive (which I kinda want/need)?
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#5 dreamer2050

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 02:26 AM

i signed up for free one month amazon prime trial although i used it before for three months , you guys can try that for free shipping

#6 quadomatic

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 02:28 AM

I caved and bought borderlands and a 4GB flash drive for $30, free shipping and no tax...I love you amazon.com

Just please don't make me buy anything else....
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#7 deangrazy

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 05:20 AM

i signed up for free one month amazon prime trial although i used it before for three months , you guys can try that for free shippingPosted Image

Yeah I would sure love to have free shipping available, going to drop few hundred bucks on amazon today.

#8 Jauron

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 05:42 AM

Nice, in for one.

#9 hotohori420

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 06:19 AM

Thanks OP! In for one. Couldn't resist the price.

#10 Killrig

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 06:30 AM

Damnit. I already ordered this from GameStop. I fucking hate GameStop. It's too late to cancel my order.

I would have much rather bought this from Amazon.
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#11 muge[nC]

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 06:59 AM

I'm surprised it's already down to 20. It's a pretty new game, but was also pirated a lot.

#12 Nesrie

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 07:55 AM

;6551867']I'm surprised it's already down to 20. It's a pretty new game, but was also pirated a lot.


Which means they forced that pretty hardcore DRM onto the game and legit customers for no reason whatsoever... again.

#13 tex1ntux

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 08:08 AM

I have over 4 days logged on my 360 saves. I'm picking this up to play with friends and for the current/inevitable mods on the PC version.

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 08:51 AM

I thought all the DRM on Borderlands did was release date check and disc check? Either way I grabbed this up using my $20 credit from MW2. Hopefully I can meet up with some folks that had been playing it already from my WoW guild :) I hear its like Diablo with Guns which sounds pretty awesome to me.

#15 BarrettSan

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 09:42 AM

Christ, I knew I should have waited. The price dropped before I could even get multiplayer to work with my friends! Grrrrr.


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Posted 27 November 2009 - 10:12 AM

Got for $34 from steam cause of that pre-order deal on the 4-pack and it was well worth the money. Fantastic game with 25+ hours of fun. It's a steal at this price.

And I read on the Gearbox forums that they have found a fix for the online problems people are having. So hopefully that'll be released soon.

#17 crunchyjedi

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 03:18 PM

Nice, thanks OP. Grabbed it as a present for my brother.

#18 Ryukahn

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 05:28 PM

Does this require the disc in the drive in order to play it?

#19 sniping_dreamer

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 07:00 PM

I think I have to pass, computer is not good enough to play it.
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Posted 27 November 2009 - 07:10 PM

Tempted, but passing because I don't want to have SecuRom DRM installed on my PC. Hoping the Steam version will be on sale sometime in the next few days.
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Posted 27 November 2009 - 10:32 PM

Does this require the disc in the drive in order to play it?


Yes.
Retail disc version does.

I thought all the DRM on Borderlands did was release date check and disc check?

Yep, it has Securom protection - including a release date check, required activation (per every time you install it), and a disc check for when you boot the game.

Either way I grabbed this up using my $20 credit from MW2. Hopefully I can meet up with some folks that had been playing it already from my WoW guild :) I hear its like Diablo with Guns which sounds pretty awesome to me.

Yep - it's basically a FPS meets ARPG. It's awesome.

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 10:35 PM

Got for $34 from steam cause of that pre-order deal on the 4-pack and it was well worth the money. Fantastic game with 25+ hours of fun. It's a steal at this price.

And I read on the Gearbox forums that they have found a fix for the online problems people are having. So hopefully that'll be released soon.


Yes, they have - and another PC patch is coming, whenever that might be. They are working on that.

And Gearbox announced they are bringing the Zombie Island DLC to the PC, as well - we don't know details yet of how it'll be distributed, its cost (I bet it'll cost $10 like the console versions), and all of that.

Most of the Borderlands PC players are playing it on GamerRanger, since GR is unofficially supporting the game. Over 200-300 servers usually going a day. If you can't get it going on GameSpy w/out opening ports or anything, try GameRanger - works fine for me on GR w/out changing any settings. GR even works for those w/ retail and Steam copies of the game. :)

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#23 FPS_Sage

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 10:41 PM

Looks like the deal is dead now, back to $40.

#24 MysterD

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Posted 27 November 2009 - 10:51 PM

Looks like the deal is dead now, back to $40.


:( for those who miss'd out.
I love Borderlands.

#25 pram12

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Posted 28 November 2009 - 03:58 AM

How do I change the title? I can't see the advanced option... where do I find it?

#26 Jugglenaut

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Posted 28 November 2009 - 04:17 AM

Most of the Borderlands PC players are playing it on GamerRanger, since GR is unofficially supporting the game. Over 200-300 servers usually going a day. If you can't get it going on GameSpy w/out opening ports or anything, try GameRanger - works fine for me on GR w/out changing any settings. GR even works for those w/ retail and Steam copies of the game. :)


I'll have to remember that as I just picked this up for myself and my brother. Will be good to know if we have trouble. Thanks.

#27 JaroldL

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Posted 28 November 2009 - 06:13 AM

:( for those who miss'd out.
I love Borderlands.


yep, i totally agree.

it works fine with my 9800 gt.

i hope i can upgrade soon. directx 11 is something to look forward to..