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White Knight Chronicles II (PS3) $16, NCAA 13 $50, F.Fantasy XIII-2 $20 (360) @Newegg


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#31 shadowkast

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Posted 10 July 2012 - 11:48 PM

I played about half-way through White Knight Chronicles before giving it back to my friend so I'm definitely in for both at $16.

My understanding is that the single-player is pretty much a fancy tutorial for multi-player but there's very much a story there which is driven by dialog and cut-scenes and so forth.

From what I played of the first; it isn't Level-5 at their best by any means but at $8 a pop who the hell cares. (assuming that you enjoy that style/pace of combat)

I'm ok with a short rpg. I don't have time for the genre like I did 10 years ago. Always loved the genre but with a CAG size back log, wife and two kids....i just know better. But I'll be picking up WKC:II from best by later this week so feel free to add me. Psn: shadowkastone

Also, i thought the servers were shut down for both games?

#32 Last Epoch

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 12:12 AM

Did anyone else notice there's no more 2-day free shipping? I was hoping to get my 1-year free ShopRunner from this game.

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 12:22 AM

Did anyone else notice there's no more 2-day free shipping? I was hoping to get my 1-year free ShopRunner from this game.


I got mine with my Shoprunner...

#34 DeathMoJo

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 12:23 AM

Got a copy of WKII, been looking at these for a long time and decided to pull the trigger.

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#35 Last Epoch

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 12:25 AM

I've been trying to order since about 4 hours ago, and it won't appear. When did you order it?

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 01:13 AM

Thank you much, OP. :)

#37 wampa8jedi

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 01:19 AM

Trying to exercise restraint and not buy WKC2--I'm already concerned about ever booting up some of the other JRPGs from this gen I have sitting in a pile (mainly Blue Dragon, Magna Carta 2 and Star Ocean 4) and don't need to add to that pile...
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#38 RiPPn

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 01:32 AM

Snagged WKCII, thanks OP. Rented the first one and started getting in to it but sent it back due to cancelling game rental service. Getting both for 16 bucks is a no brainer.

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#39 ruibing

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 02:02 AM

Finally grabbed WKCII. Thanks OP.
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Posted 11 July 2012 - 02:47 AM

Trying to exercise restraint and not buy WKC2--I'm already concerned about ever booting up some of the other JRPGs from this gen I have sitting in a pile (mainly Blue Dragon, Magna Carta 2 and Star Ocean 4) and don't need to add to that pile...


Pull the trigger bro


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#41 Covnam

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 02:59 AM

Picking up WKCII, was waiting for it to go below $20 (Amazon came so close). Thanks Op!

#42 IronChariot

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 04:49 AM

Pull the trigger bro


Nothing, I MEAN NOTHING, can touch the wonderful smell of shrink wrap off of a 16 dollar game

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It's tempting, but I know I'll regret it if the game drops to $10 in a month or two.

#43 ShadowAssassin

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 04:52 AM

I'm tempted, but I have heard WKC is one of the worst RPGs this gen. Everyone says it is abysmal.

#44 Green Card200

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 02:36 PM

Ordered WKCII, thanks.

#45 killzone54

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 05:23 PM

Thanks! I have always wanted to play WKC. Picked one up with shoprunner today, so I'm guessing its eligible again. Just in case others wanted to know. :lol:

#46 Last Epoch

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 05:27 PM

Thanks! I have always wanted to play WKC. Picked one up with shoprunner today, so I'm guessing its eligible again. Just in case others wanted to know. :lol:


Same here. Just picked it up with ShopRunner.

#47 bkjohns1

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Posted 11 July 2012 - 05:44 PM

Ordered WKCII, thanks. Feels like a bargain (makes me glow with an inner cheap ass CAG pride :)) with 2 games for $16 total.
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Posted 11 July 2012 - 05:51 PM

I'm tempted, but I have heard WKC is one of the worst RPGs this gen. Everyone says it is abysmal.


No there's stuff like The Last Remnant, Cross Edge, and most of the non-Disgaea NIS lineup out there.

What I played of the old version of WKC 1 last year was fine except combat was a bit slow and this new version fixes that. It's no Tales of Vesperia, Lost Odyssey, or Valkyria Chronicles, but it's just as good as Eternal Sonata or Blue Dragon.

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 01:35 AM

I absolutely love Eternal Sonata on the PS3. Had a lot of fun with my wife. It's definitely better than Blue Dragon, Lost Odyssey and Vesperia just for the co-op main campaign alone. I would love to get my hands on any other jRPGs co-op games like Eternal Sonata. Waiting for any ultimate or final release of FFX 13-2 before picking that one up.

No there's stuff like The Last Remnant, Cross Edge, and most of the non-Disgaea NIS lineup out there.

What I played of the old version of WKC 1 last year was fine except combat was a bit slow and this new version fixes that. It's no Tales of Vesperia, Lost Odyssey, or Valkyria Chronicles, but it's just as good as Eternal Sonata or Blue Dragon.

Also for those looking for FF 13-2 on PS3, GS has it on sale for $20 this week.


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#50 janesvilleninja

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 01:16 PM

My order for White Knights 2 was voided :(
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#51 tuffguycore

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 01:25 PM

I absolutely love Eternal Sonata on the PS3. Had a lot of fun with my wife. It's definitely better than Blue Dragon, Lost Odyssey and Vesperia just for the co-op main campaign alone. I would love to get my hands on any other jRPGs co-op games like Eternal Sonata. Waiting for any ultimate or final release of FFX 13-2 before picking that one up.


I really doubt it'll get any of that with the way the price has fallen on it. I don't think 13 even got one, at least in the US, but I could be wrong.

#52 Woocls

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 01:31 PM

I absolutely love Eternal Sonata on the PS3. Had a lot of fun with my wife. It's definitely better than Blue Dragon, Lost Odyssey and Vesperia just for the co-op main campaign alone. I would love to get my hands on any other jRPGs co-op games like Eternal Sonata. Waiting for any ultimate or final release of FFX 13-2 before picking that one up.

All of the Tales games have local co-op. With up to 4 people controlling the characters during combat it gets pretty crazy at times but can be really rewarding when your combos and chains work out. Also, I wouldn't expect any "ultimate version" for any square-enix game. Especially in the US.

#53 Bosamba

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 01:31 PM

Also for those looking for FF 13-2 on PS3, GS has it on sale for $20 this week.


Newegg has it for the same price with free shipping, see OP.
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#54 Callidus

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 01:38 PM

My order for White Knights 2 was voided :(


Same here. Just got an OOS order cancellation notice e-mail.

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 01:43 PM

My order for White Knights 2 was voided :(


Same here. Just got an OOS order cancellation notice e-mail.


Uh oh. Website still shows it as in stock. I'll update the OP if/when Newegg changes the status on their website.
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#56 shadowkast

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 01:48 PM

Didn't order anything op posted but as a chef I had to pick up Order up on ps3 for $10

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 01:49 PM

Mine shipped yesterday afternoon.

BOO! at people having their's canceled.:cry:
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#58 Green Card200

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 02:33 PM

Mine was canceled as well. I placed another order. Probably will be voided too but figured I'd give it a shot.

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 02:44 PM

Mine shipped yesterday afternoon.

BOO! at people having their's canceled.:cry:

Yeah, mine also shipped yesterday afternoon. I was a little concerned because I got my order in late. When did you guys with canceled orders put in your orders?

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Posted 12 July 2012 - 04:20 PM

Mine shipped yesterday as well.

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