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#7201 anotherpoorgamer

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Posted 29 November 2013 - 01:32 AM

I don't know if this has been mentioned but DJ Max for the Vita is $39.99 for the U.S. version with free shipping. That's the lowest I've seen that game get.

 

http://www.play-asia...en-70-5wdp.html

That's tempting, but I might hold off for the PSN digital version to go on sale. I'm still on the fence with this one, seeing how I don't have a Vita at the moment.  Not having a paper manual is also discouraging.



#7202 ケネディ (KNDY)

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Posted 29 November 2013 - 08:57 AM

Aside from "Tales of Xillia" being pricematched on Amazon, "Kingdom Hearts Remix", "Final Fantasy Theaterythm" on (or was on) sale and the ICO set for $9.99.... I'm a bit shocked that Aksys, Xseed, NIS America, Atlus game sales that we have seen in the past on Amazon are zilch on BF.

 

Hopefully, "Dragon's Crown", "Code of Princess", "Killer is Dead" "Sweet Fuse: At Your Side", "Zero Escape" and others go down in price.

 

I'm hoping "RE6", "Project x Zone", "Fire Emblem" go down...


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Posted 29 November 2013 - 09:00 AM

Aside from Tales of Xillia being pricematched on Amazon, Kingdom Hearts Remix on sale and the ICO set for $9.99.... I'm a bit shocked that Aksys, Xseed, NIS America, Atlus game sales that we have seen in the past on Amazon are zilch on BF.

 

Hopefully, "Dragon's Crown", "Code of Princess", "Killer is Dead" "Sweet Fuse: At Your Side", "Zero Escape" and others go down in price.

I think Amazon matched Gamestop's sales on Dragon's Crown and Killer is Dead.  I know someone mention Sweet Fuse several posts ago so somewhere might have that on sale.


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#7204 The Dead Texan

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Posted 29 November 2013 - 09:07 AM

My Gamestop had the LE for Killer is Dead for $40. Is that a good price for it? Not entirely sure what comes with the LE



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Posted 29 November 2013 - 09:07 AM

Aside from "Tales of Xillia" being pricematched on Amazon, "Kingdom Hearts Remix", "Final Fantasy Theaterythm" on (or was on) sale and the ICO set for $9.99.... I'm a bit shocked that Aksys, Xseed, NIS America, Atlus game sales that we have seen in the past on Amazon are zilch on BF.

 

Hopefully, "Dragon's Crown", "Code of Princess", "Killer is Dead" "Sweet Fuse: At Your Side", "Zero Escape" and others go down in price.

 

I'm hoping "RE6", "Project x Zone", "Fire Emblem" go down...

Almost missed ICO/Shadow for $9.99. Thanks.



#7206 The Dead Texan

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Posted 29 November 2013 - 09:08 AM

Almost missed ICO/Shadow for $9.99. Thanks.

They're both free for PS+ and subs are on sale everywhere



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Posted 29 November 2013 - 09:11 AM

My Gamestop had the LE for Killer is Dead for $40. Is that a good price for it? Not entirely sure what comes with the LE

Dunno, but what's in the LE is an Artbook, Soundtrack, and a DLC code for Gigolo Glasses (or something like that), so yeah...>_>



#7208 BlindJoker

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Posted 29 November 2013 - 09:19 AM

They're both free for PS+ and subs are on sale everywhere

Yeah, I know but for $10 bucks I can own it and not have to worry about losing access to them when I get tired of PSN+. Plus it can test out remote play on them with my Vita since I currently have Vita fever.



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Posted 29 November 2013 - 09:23 AM

Same here. I went through the checkout process all the way up till when they asked for Paypal and didn't see any place to put in the code. Blegh.

 

Thanks for the heads up though, I'll browse through their stock in the interim.

 

 

Edit: The sale sucks after looking into it. 30% off is great, but there's a flat $5 shipping fee for each item. The Jubei plush is nice but not good enough to make up for the shipping.

 

Has anybody figured out where to put the stupid code for the Aksys sale? I'd like to get 999 from them, but they don't seem to want my money. =P



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Posted 29 November 2013 - 09:27 AM

My Gamestop had the LE for Killer is Dead for $40. Is that a good price for it? Not entirely sure what comes with the LE

That's MSRP I believe.  It's ok I guess seeing as it may be hard to find the LE (first print) version


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Posted 29 November 2013 - 07:44 PM

Not sure if it has been posted, but bad news :(

 

http://www.gameinfor...operations.aspx

 



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Posted 29 November 2013 - 09:43 PM

Not sure if it has been posted, but bad news :(

http://www.gameinfor...operations.aspx


Definitely bad news but hopefully someone buys them in Bankruptcy.

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Posted 29 November 2013 - 09:57 PM

That's a good price on Technika Tune... I have DJ Max for PC and bought DMJP3 while $20 (I know there's hate, but I like it...).  I spent my Amazon funds and some cash on Muramasa Rebirth and Dragon's Crown for my Vita... so those three (plus an unfinished Persona 4 Golden!) will keep me busy for a long time to come!

Some really great Japanese game deals today. 


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Posted 29 November 2013 - 10:19 PM

Not sure if it has been posted, but bad news :(

 

http://www.gameinfor...operations.aspx

 

Saw it on Siliconera.  What a bummer.  I've never played a Rune Factory game I didn't enjoy, and RF4 is selling more briskly than any before it.

 

I know they worked on some Lufia and Shining Force games, too, but I assume those were not Lufia I, II or Shining Force I, II or III.  :)  Anyway, Rune Factory is quality.



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Posted 29 November 2013 - 10:23 PM

That's a good price on Technika Tune... I have DJ Max for PC and bought DMJP3 while $20 (I know there's hate, but I like it...).  I spent my Amazon funds and some cash on Muramasa Rebirth and Dragon's Crown for my Vita... so those three (plus an unfinished Persona 4 Golden!) will keep me busy for a long time to come!

Some really great Japanese game deals today. 

I didn't even know DJ Max had a pc version. I bought a copy of DJ Max Portable 3 new for like $8. The song selection was okay but I liked the music more in DJ Max Technika.



#7216 Kenshindono

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Posted 30 November 2013 - 04:24 AM

ok... where the hell do you enter the BLUE promo code on Aksys's site for the 30% off? I may be blind but i just cant find it. I was trying to snag a couple copies of ragnarok tactics. Wanted Sorcery saga too but its sold out

 

*edit*

 

Has anybody figured out where to put the stupid code for the Aksys sale? I'd like to get 999 from them, but they don't seem to want my money. =P

 

looks like im not the onnly one... cmon no one knows?


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Posted 30 November 2013 - 04:34 AM

Saw it Siliconera.  What a bummer.  I've never played a Rune Factory game I didn't enjoy, and RF4 is selling more briskly than any before it.

 

I know they worked on some Lufia and Shining Force games, too, but I assume those were not Lufia I, II or Shining Force I, II or III.   :)  Anyway, Rune Factory is quality.

 

 

Saw it on Siliconera.  What a bummer.  I've never played a Rune Factory game I didn't enjoy, and RF4 is selling more briskly than any before it.

 

I know they worked on some Lufia and Shining Force games, too, but I assume those were not Lufia I, II or Shining Force I, II or III.   :)  Anyway, Rune Factory is quality.

They developed Lufia I & II and Shining Force Neo and Shining Force EXA.



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Posted 30 November 2013 - 04:44 AM

They developed Lufia I & II and Shining Force Neo and Shining Force EXA.

 

Wow!  Just to be sure, the SNES Lufia I and II?  Gosh I loved those games.  I have wanted re-releases for years, or even just Virtual Console releases.



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Posted 30 November 2013 - 06:40 AM

Wow!  Just to be sure, the SNES Lufia I and II?  Gosh I loved those games.  I have wanted re-releases for years, or even just Virtual Console releases.

All the Lufias.


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Posted 30 November 2013 - 06:47 AM

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#7221 Matenshi

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Posted 30 November 2013 - 07:35 AM

ok... where the hell do you enter the BLUE promo code on Aksys's site for the 30% off? I may be blind but i just cant find it. I was trying to snag a couple copies of ragnarok tactics. Wanted Sorcery saga too but its sold out

 

*edit*

 

 

looks like im not the onnly one... cmon no one knows?

 

I emailed their online orders division, but haven't gotten a response. I love Aksys, but this is just kind of sad. (It looks especially bad when I emailed Winter Wolves on the same day and got a response in like 2 minutes.)



#7222 anotherpoorgamer

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Posted 30 November 2013 - 08:49 AM

Never played any of the games in the Lufia series.  Maybe I'll pick up Rune Factory 4 one day.

Went ahead and ordered from Aksys Games website before the end of Black Friday.  I hope things get straightened out.



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Posted 30 November 2013 - 04:16 PM

 

http://www.siliconer...message-future/

 

This might be hope, or it might not be.  Who knows.  Japanese society dictates such vagueness.  



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Posted 30 November 2013 - 04:28 PM

As Japanese games have become marginalized in recent years, I wonder if we will see more developers shutter their doors. I think Cing, the makers of Hotel Dusk and Little King's Story, shut down for similar reasons.



#7225 anotherpoorgamer

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Posted 30 November 2013 - 08:07 PM

Aksys Games has fixed their code input issue, least that's what I have been led to believe.  Now to figure out how to cancel a Paypal order from them and reorder.



#7226 umbry

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Posted 30 November 2013 - 08:28 PM

Picked up Ys: Seven from the PSN sale.

Gosh I love this game.



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Posted 30 November 2013 - 10:17 PM

Shame about Neverland :\      I am hoping somebody will have Atelier Ayesha for $20 or less by Cyber Monday



#7228 sherlock2g

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Posted 30 November 2013 - 10:50 PM

Shame about Neverland :\      I am hoping somebody will have Atelier Ayesha for $20 or less by Cyber Monday

Me too. I like the Atelier series.


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Posted 01 December 2013 - 01:18 AM

For those that don't currently follow the Amazon Lightning deals thread, Soul Hackers will be $9.99 in a little less than 3 hours from this post.


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#7230 umbry

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Posted 01 December 2013 - 01:20 AM

For those that don't currently follow the Amazon Lightning deals thread, Soul Hackers will be $9.99 in a little less than 3 hours from this post.

Thx man.