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Amazon Gold Box Event w/ Prototype 2 $29.99 - Tuesday 5/29


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#301 Dranakin

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 01:22 AM

It's not like Disgaea 4 is a game that causal gamers would see on sale and pick up impulsively, so it would have made much more sense to actually have a decent deal on...

#302 Maskim

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 01:24 AM

Apparently those who liked the deal thought again and decided $4 wasn't enough of a discount, as well. Number claimed went from 17% to 13% in the past few minutes.
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#303 arzo_1130

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 01:31 AM

Nice! Thanks! Gonna go price match my Prototype 2 at BBY.

#304 cman

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 01:33 AM

$30 really was the price point. The game may be well worth 35, but $4 off does not impress at all.


Yeah. Most people who really wanted Disgaea 4 PE bought it when it first dropped to $40. Now Amazon is likely sitting on a boatload of these that won't be going anywhere fast. Look for these at a Black Friday clearance near you Dood.

#305 j-fever

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 01:42 AM

Apparently those who liked the deal thought again and decided $4 wasn't enough of a discount, as well. Number claimed went from 17% to 13% in the past few minutes.


LOL I saw that too.

This has been this low before on Amazon but not lower.

For yet another LE Disgaea game Sub $25-30 is the buy it price for me

I am guessing 25% claimed when it expires.

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#306 Tom Jane

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 01:43 AM

$80 at launch? easily worth it? wow...


A few hundred hours of genuine entertainment for eighty bucks? Yes, easily worth it. 200 hours (low estimate) in at 80 bucks is a $0.20 per hour of entertainment. People jump on 10 hour games at $10 which is $1.00 per hour or even at 'mega cheap' at $5, it is still $0.50 per hour. I'll take 250% (or 500%) better return on my dollar per fun ratio. $35 is a steal if you know you're a fan of the game. (I have been for years) I sincerely don't see what would be baffling or warrant a derogatory comment.

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Yeah. Most people who really wanted Disgaea 4 PE bought it when it first dropped to $40. Now Amazon is likely sitting on a boatload of these that won't be going anywhere fast. Look for these at a Black Friday clearance near you Dood.


Will be interesting, for sure. Must be sitting on a tonne. And the NISA Store still has the version with the 9 extra figures.
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#307 KSMKxRAGEx

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 03:01 AM

I will hold off. I really want Sniper V2.....

#308 thefinal87

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 03:09 AM

Lol $39 for the headset? Yeah, I think I'll do the BB deal for reward zone members. $20 is fantastic.

#309 showtimefolks

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 03:43 AM

i was looking for a ps3 headset i guess will have to look else where

#310 ravens52bears54

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 03:56 AM

Nice! Thanks! Gonna go price match my Prototype 2 at BBY.


How are you doing that? I called 888-BEST-BUY today and they told me they don't price match online competitors. I live is a solid 30 minutes away from the closest Best Buy and didn't want to drive all they way there to have them tell me the same thing.
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Posted 30 May 2012 - 03:58 AM

Lol $39 for the headset? Yeah, I think I'll do the BB deal for reward zone members. $20 is fantastic.



Just picked up the X12 tonight at BB for $21.xx. No coupon needed, just scanned my RZ card and the promo came up. It works with the P11 as well for the PS3 gamer.

#312 Hunter Hybrid

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 06:05 AM

These Gold Box events have been really disappointing.

#313 TheGame2K5

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 06:07 AM

What a great all day gold box only 2 items were 100% claimed. Amazon needs to step up their game, Bestbuy is killing them with some of their deals lately. Darkness 2 and AC:Revaltions for less than $25 combine > everything on the gold box deal.

#314 Drclaw411

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 06:13 AM

Video game gold boxes on amazon suck.

#315 Kenshindono

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 07:42 AM

damn forgot about this one. Anyone got a list of what all the deals were? Im wondering if I missed anything decent

#316 UrAllVirgins

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 09:03 AM

damn forgot about this one. Anyone got a list of what all the deals were? Im wondering if I missed anything decent


I wouldn't mind a quick summary either!

#317 madcatz1999

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 09:41 AM

A few hundred hours of genuine entertainment for eighty bucks? Yes, easily worth it. 200 hours (low estimate) in at 80 bucks is a $0.20 per hour of entertainment.

Just because I'm an annoying math professor: $80/200 hours = $0.40/hour


#318 Kazaganthi

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Posted 30 May 2012 - 09:21 PM

A few hundred hours of genuine entertainment for eighty bucks? Yes, easily worth it. 200 hours (low estimate) in at 80 bucks is a $0.20 per hour of entertainment. People jump on 10 hour games at $10 which is $1.00 per hour or even at 'mega cheap' at $5, it is still $0.50 per hour. I'll take 250% (or 500%) better return on my dollar per fun ratio. $35 is a steal if you know you're a fan of the game. (I have been for years) I sincerely don't see what would be baffling or warrant a derogatory comment.


Sorry but I don't count "grinding" as added gameplay value. I got 172 hours out of 1 Skyrim character, but only 2 level 100 skills. It would have been a not fun grind to get all skills to 100, as an example of inflated hour-age.