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#961 tylerh1701

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 11:35 PM

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why is it that the price on dishwasher are different? if I buy it using the app and then i go to the actual marketplace, will it say 'already purchased' or will i have to buy it again?
I have heard people complaining about this in the past


They're different because you can only get the sale price through the app. Usually it should see that you purchased the game on the marketplace after a certain amount of time. But it doesn't really matter because it will be added to your download history on xbox.com where you can re-download it at any time.

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#962 SangesTheLurker

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 11:48 PM

I just looked into it further, and I would have to press "purchase" before the option to press X pops up on the screen.
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As for others who were helpful, even if frustrated with the question being asked repeatedly, thank you for clearing up that points can be used - you just need to be at the final purchase screen.


You mean, just like it says in the OP... where I wrote how to purchase using points, and that it's on the final confirmation screen--now with a screencap of what it looks like, yah?

From your console, select the GoD title you wish to purchase and continue to the pop-up confirmation screen. As detailed at the bottom of the pop-up, press "X" to change the currency from Dollars to Microsoft Points.


For all the other "veterans" of this thread, is anyone else realizing that this is fastly gaining momentum as being THE question for this thread--even moreso than "Does anyone know the deal this week?" I, at least find it funny how popular this is becoming.

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#963 bardockkun

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 11:56 PM

You mean, just like it says in the OP... where I wrote how to purchase using points, and that it's on the final confirmation screen--now with a screencap of what it looks like, yah?



For all the other "veterans" of this thread, is anyone else realizing that this is fastly gaining momentum as being THE question for this thread--even moreso than "Does anyone know the deal this week?" I, at least find it funny how popular this is becoming.

I Think it's only gaining momentum because Microsoft is finally putting GoD games on sale at reasonable prices (under $20) for the past few months.
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#964 Bloomy

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 12:01 AM

I Think it's only gaining momentum because Microsoft is finally putting GoD games on sale at reasonable prices (under $20) for the past few months.


That's a trade off I think I can live with.

#965 Barry Burton

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 12:06 AM

why does psn keep getting the new tables for pinball arcade but xbla doesn't?

#966 PrinnyJ

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 12:26 AM

I just looked into it further, and I would have to press "purchase" before the option to press X pops up on the screen. There is no prompt to press X for MS points in the initial overview like there should be.

The way it is set up suggests that you can only purchase it with dollars instead of points.

So no, it did not tell me what to do clearly and only throws it in at the very last screen. It's like waiting for the final checkout screen after putting an item in my virtual cart before I am made aware of alternative payment options.

I suppose things like this make you feel intellectually superior, and I'm glad you found a way to boost your self esteem, but it's not the most straightforward system for people who never buy games on demand and are instead used to points.

As for others who were helpful, even if frustrated with the question being asked repeatedly, thank you for clearing up that points can be used - you just need to be at the final purchase screen.


So it does tell you that you can press X to use points before you buy it. Like I said. Should they wait that one extra screen? It would be nice if the didn't, but they do. Since you buy stuff with points all the time, you know that there's a confirmation screen. You could look there, or try the OP. People get so lazy and don't bother looking for answers before asking. Instead of getting all butt-hurt because you can't be bothered to look for an answer, just learn from the experience. Have a nice day. :D

Edit: I'm glad Guardian Heroes is going on sale next week.

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#967 simmias

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 12:31 AM

why does psn keep getting the new tables for pinball arcade but xbla doesn't?

Farsight's publisher is bankrupt. Microsoft requires a publisher with a current Publishers Licensing Agreement, Sony doesn't. They're trying to get a new publisher. Probably three months before we get new tables on the 360.

#968 Mega Man

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 12:34 AM

why does psn keep getting the new tables for pinball arcade but xbla doesn't?

PSN gets a lot more shit XBL doesn't. In terms of games, gamerpics and content.

#969 dark_inchworm

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 01:20 AM

RE4 is back to its sale price, awesome!

And thank you for finishing up the dirty work, Cornelius. I'm hoping to keep contributing to the OP, but I must admit my attention span can be short. :p

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#970 cancerman1120

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 01:32 AM

I just cannot seem to pull the trigger on RE4. I have not been a fan of the control scheme. Wish there was a demo.
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#971 Indignate

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 01:48 AM

PSN gets a lot more shit XBL doesn't. In terms of games, gamerpics and content.


Agreed.

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 02:38 AM

Farsight's publisher is bankrupt. Microsoft requires a publisher with a current Publishers Licensing Agreement, Sony doesn't. They're trying to get a new publisher. Probably three months before we get new tables on the 360.


That's depressing, found this over on Gamefaq's.

Here's the PSN schedule for new tables vs. ours. Sucks, we are 4 tables behind them. :bs:


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PACK 1: Medieval Madness and Bride of Pin•Bot - RELEASED
PACK 2: Cirqus Voltaire and Funhouse - RELEASED
PACK 3: Monster Bash and Gorgar - RELEASED
PACK 4: Creature from the Black Lagoon and Black Knight - RELEASED
PACK 5: Harley Davidson and Taxi - TBA
PACK 6: Elvira and the Party Monsters and No Good Gofers! - Oct 30th
PACK 7: Big Shot and Scared Stiff - TBA

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PACK 1: Medieval Madness and Bride of Pinbot - RELEASED
PACK 2: Cirqus Voltaire and Funhouse - RELEASED
PACK 3: Gorgar and Monster Bash - RELEASED
PACK 4: Creature from the Black Lagoon and Black Knight - RELEASED
PACK 5: Harley Davidson, Third Edition and Taxi - Nov 7th
PACK 6: Elvira and the Party Monsters and No Good Gofers - Nov 21st
PACK 7: Big Shot and Scared Stiff - TBA

#973 Cornelius

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 05:09 AM

And thank you for finishing up the dirty work, Cornelius. I'm hoping to keep contributing to the OP, but I must admit my attention span can be short. :p

It's not a problem ... it's something to feel "needed" while between jobs. :-(

Reminder: Get your horror-themed purchases done before 4pm PDT on Wednesday, because the numb-nuts @ Xbox Rewards don't account for the time-zone difference of GMT vs. Pacific time.

Edit: Lo & behold, lots of last-minute re-considerations to the Xbox Rewards wiki ... go take a look!

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#974 Dustinator

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 05:23 AM

It's not a problem ... it's something to feel "needed" while between jobs. :-(

Reminder: Get your horror-themed purchases done before 4pm PDT on Wednesday, because the numb-nuts @ Xbox Rewards don't account for the time-zone difference of GMT vs. Pacific time.

Was JUST signing online to notify others just in case. Picked up the 4 Walking Dead episodes earlier this month and snagged Dishwasher VS just now so my total is exactly 2000 msp for the 300 msp rebate. From previous experiences, this is the smartest thing to do. That time zone difference on these monthly deals can kill you. Cause 300 msp is a lot......It is really, this is CAG :lol:

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#975 infiniteHorizon

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 07:03 AM

Does Oblivion count toward the Shocktober promo? and/or Skyrim: Hearthfire? Cus I'm clicking the Shocktober ad on the dashboard and those are in there, so they should count right?

#976 Zexy

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 07:52 AM

Only skyrim dawnguard

#977 infiniteHorizon

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 07:54 AM

so why have them in the Shocktober promo tab... anyone without CAG is not gonna realize they aren't included lol. What a stupid promo this has been.

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 07:55 AM

For anyone who was interested in the Resident Evil 6 pre-order bonuses, good news. Each of the 3 'exclusive' pre-order bonuses are now available for purchase for 80 MSP ($1) each now.

http://marketplace.x...resident evil 6

The Catacombs (Gamestop)
High Seas Fortress (Amazon)
Rail Yard (Best Buy)

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#979 Dark Lord Greg

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 07:57 AM

For anyone who was interested in the Resident Evil 6 pre-order bonuses, good news. Each of the 3 'exclusive' pre-order bonuses are now available for purchase for 80 MSP ($1) each now.

http://marketplace.x...resident evil 6

The Catacombs (Gamestop)
High Seas Fortress (Amazon)
Rail Yard (Best Buy)

http://survivalhorro...ctors-editions/


cool I wonder if we will see this with more pre-order DLC like Assassins Creed 3 and Halo 4

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#980 Blade3D

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 08:02 AM

Lol of course I buy dawnguard on monday

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#981 Sath666

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 10:38 AM



Just bought Pid. I think 800msp is sweet price for this game. :)

If anyone is interested in PC version, apparently it's DRM free.

#982 GamerDude316

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 10:55 AM

I think I'm gonna bite on Dawnguard. I know 1200 MSP isnt much of a deal but I've been eyeing it anyway and I really dont see it hittng 800 MSP till next year.

#983 Vap

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 10:57 AM

For anyone who was interested in the Resident Evil 6 pre-order bonuses, good news. Each of the 3 'exclusive' pre-order bonuses are now available for purchase for 80 MSP ($1) each now.

http://marketplace.x...resident evil 6

The Catacombs (Gamestop)
High Seas Fortress (Amazon)
Rail Yard (Best Buy)

http://survivalhorro...ctors-editions/


Sweet. I was starting to regret selling Rail Yard,looks like I made the right decision.

#984 RealDeals

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 11:14 AM

Is GH the Gold deal of the week or open to everybody?
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#985 seanr1221

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 11:30 AM

In for Guardian Heros next week. Maybe Dawnguard but I still have SO much to do in Skyrim.

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#986 dark_inchworm

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 01:32 PM

Is GH the Gold deal of the week or open to everybody?


Guardian Heroes? That's a Gold deal. If you can't jump in because of that, sorry :(

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#987 Junpei

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 01:54 PM

Has anybody noticed that Doom II dropped to 400pts too?
I was doing a quick search on XBLDB and this popped out of nowhere... just in time for some retro horror blasting night, I guess ;)
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#988 tylerh1701

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 02:27 PM

so why have them in the Shocktober promo tab... anyone without CAG is not gonna realize they aren't included lol. What a stupid promo this has been.


Ya I personally find the Rewards program in general to be pretty stupid, except for months when you get 5% back on everything.

Just bought Pid. I think 800msp is sweet price for this game. :)

If anyone is interested in PC version, apparently it's DRM free.


Looks like a cool game, but since I wouldn't play it now, I'll just wait for a sale.

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#989 Crunchewy

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 02:30 PM

What's the usual delay before a game is released as a GoD? I'm wondering when Transformers Fall of Cybertron will show up. Also do they initially release at $60, or a lower price?

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#990 Mega Man

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 02:46 PM

For anyone who was interested in the Resident Evil 6 pre-order bonuses, good news. Each of the 3 'exclusive' pre-order bonuses are now available for purchase for 80 MSP ($1) each now.

http://marketplace.x...resident evil 6

The Catacombs (Gamestop)
High Seas Fortress (Amazon)
Rail Yard (Best Buy)

http://survivalhorro...ctors-editions/

Sweet I only need another $18 of content to buy before the end of today to qualify!