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The Official CAG November 2012 Pick-Ups Thread


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#121 Tsel

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Posted 23 November 2012 - 11:22 PM

Congrats Skiizim!

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#122 Squarehard

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Posted 23 November 2012 - 11:22 PM

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#123 Shaq-Funaki

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Posted 23 November 2012 - 11:57 PM

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#124 Scootsy

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Posted 24 November 2012 - 12:56 AM

Missed out on BF, I might go out later on tonight to pick up scraps but it's ok. this is what I brought home this year.

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Oh snap, you made out with the best haul on here! Hehe congratulations, he/she is so adorable!

#125 dodgeme

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Posted 24 November 2012 - 01:56 AM

Well went into Black Friday with no intention of buying anything and ended up with this.

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Didn't think I'd find most of this as I ended up not going to Walmart until 12am way after the 8pm doorbusters but got everything I wanted.

PS3 Superslim Bundle - $199
Gran Turismo 5 XL - $10
Battlefield 3 - $25
Borderlands 2 - $25
Twisted Metal - $25

Then tonight I also managed to get the Sly Cooper and Jak and Daxter Collections off of Walmart.com for $10 and $15 respectively. Overall I'm out a little over $300 and quite thrilled that I am back into the PS3 after selling it all of a while back.
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#126 elessar123

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Posted 24 November 2012 - 03:19 AM

Missed out on BF, I might go out later on tonight to pick up scraps but it's ok. this is what I brought home this year.


Hah, grats.

#127 Ace_Defective

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Posted 24 November 2012 - 03:48 AM

Black Friday mini haul...

Bestbuy.com:
:ps3: Saints Row 3: The Full Package $24.99
:ps3: Move Sharpshooter $9.99

Wallmart:
:360: XCOM: Enemy Unknown $24.99
:360: Forza Horizon $14.99

Kmart:
:360: Max Payne 3 $8.99
:ps3: Max Payne 3 $8.99



Other random pickups from earlier in the month...

:ps3: Shadows of the Damned $11.99
:ps3: El Shaddai: Ascention of the Metatron $9.99
:360: Fallout 3: GOTY $9.99

#128 TheNotoriousROB

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Posted 24 November 2012 - 04:14 AM

Early November:

:360: Halo 4
:ps3: Call of Duty: Black Ops 2

Black Friday:

Amazon
:ps3: Max Payne 3 $19.99
:ps3: Sleeping Dogs $24.99

Currently Playing:

:ps3: GTA V


#129 ZeroFlame15

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Posted 24 November 2012 - 06:58 AM

Well lets see:

Black Friday Related/Bought Near Black Friday:
:br:Torchwood: Second Season (Best Buy)
:br:Torchwood: Children of Earth (Best Buy)
:ps3:Playstation All Stars: Battle Royale (Gamestop)
:360:Prototype 2: Blackwatch Edition (Amazon)
:ps3:Persona 4 Arena (Amazon)
:dvd:Doctor Who Season 1 (Amazon)
:360:Dead Island: GOTY (Best Buy)
:ps3:Assassin's Creed III (Best Buy)
:360:Darksiders II (Best Buy)
:br:The Hunger Games (Best Buy)
:br:Iron Man 2 (Best Buy)
:360:Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Amazon)
:360:Lego Batman 2 (Amazon)
:dvd:The Big Bang Theory Season 5 (Amazon)
:br:Iron Man (Amazon)
:3DS:Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance (Gamestop)
:3DS:Theatrhythm Final Fantasy (Gamestop)
:ps3:Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 (Gamestop)

Bought Everything Online except for the stuff at Gamestop.

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#130 Tsukento

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Posted 24 November 2012 - 07:12 AM

A Typhoon (the one on the left)
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Urusei Yatsura? I am quite jelly. :applause:

Picked this up at GameStop on Black Friday. Was first in line.
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#131 thenexus6

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Posted 24 November 2012 - 10:14 AM

Oh snap, you made out with the best haul on here! Hehe congratulations, he/she is so adorable!


Congratulations! Whats their name? :)

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Cool pickups, I subscribed.

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#132 TheNotoriousROB

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 12:23 AM

Also just ordered Gran Turismo 5 from Amazon for $10.

Currently Playing:

:ps3: GTA V


#133 Barney

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 09:19 PM

picked up these two copies at walmart today

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#134 skiizim

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Posted 26 November 2012 - 05:46 AM

Congratulations! Whats their name? :)



Cool pickups, I subscribed.



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#135 Drclaw411

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Posted 26 November 2012 - 07:45 AM

Oh, a happy Black Friday it was!

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The Amazing Spiderman: $10 (Microsoft Store)
Star Wars Kinect: $10 (Microsoft Store)
Fable: The Journey: $15 (Microsoft Store)
The Avengers: Battle for Earth $10 (Microsoft Store)
ZombiU, PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale, Paper Mario Sticker Star: $10 and $12 off pre-orders (Newegg)
Angry Birds Trilogy: $15 (Walmart)
LittleBigPlanet Karting: $15 (Target and ShopKicker)
Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two: $10 off pre-order (Amazon)
Gold Flameslinger: $10 (Amazon)
WTB: Outback Joey ($900 bounty for cart only!)

#136 Tsukento

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Posted 26 November 2012 - 09:10 AM

This showed up on Thursday! :D

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Since I have PlayStation Plus and recently got a Vita, I was also able to get the following:

-Uncharted: Golden Abyss
-Gravity Rush
-WipEout 2048
-Jet Set Radio
-Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack
-Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of Lions

I already have the original FFT and the UMD version of the remake, but having a digital version I can play on my Vita is a big bonus. :)

#137 Olengie

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    Rise is Best Girl.

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Posted 26 November 2012 - 08:12 PM

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My most favorite pick up here is the I AM Film/Concert, mainly because I like KPOP and am a huge SNSD Fan. The two cases besides I AM are Korean Dramas, My Lovely Sam-soon and Summer Scent, a gift from my Aunt after she found out I like them. Finally got in on Big Bang Theory, absolutely one of my favorite shows of all time. Bought most of them at Best Buy, they didn't have S4 so I got that Wal Mart for 2 dollars more. :T
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Blu Ray Madness! Finally bought a Blu Ray Player for the House, :lol:. The PS3 Player is mine alone! Haha. Sadly, didn't go to Wal Mart to get in on their Blu Ray deals. Wasn't my fault though; everything was totally a hell hole over there.
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More Blu Rays!
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Happy to get Dishonored at BB, didn't know the price drop, so it was a pleasant surprise. Was supposed to go to Wal Mart after the BB Midnight Opening but the line was too damn long. In my sadness, I went to Gamestop and took part in their B2G1 Deal. I would've got more expensive titles but I'm on a budget here. Went back to a different Wal Mart in the afternoon, and like I said before, it was a hellhole. But after maybe an hour of searching, I managed to scrounge a few titles by looking in those carts all over the place. The stuff I missed from Wal Mart, I managed to get on Amazon, even though I missed out on their lightening deals. All in all, it was a good Black Friday, mainly because the previous years were for others and were barely for me. :lol:

There are a couple items not shown, mainly because my Dad already threw out their boxes. I was practically in the front of the line for Best Buy due to my yearly urban camping with my cousin. And I managed to pick up a 50 inch LED, 40 inch LCD Toshiba HD TV, a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2, a 15'6 Lenovo Laptop, and a Blu Ray Player.

Complete List/Prices/Places Bought Below
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#138 ZombieToast

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Posted 26 November 2012 - 11:21 PM

I would've got more expensive titles but I'm on a budget here.

I wish being on a budget could look like that for me...

#139 tooshorty6432168

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Posted 26 November 2012 - 11:27 PM

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My initial wave of recent holiday deals. Persona was MSRP from Gamestop, Diablo III, Max Payne 3, Battlefield 3 and Modern Warfare 3 were from my local Microsoft Store for $10 each, and Racoon City and Bodycount from Gamefly for ~$7.

#140 elessar123

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Posted 27 November 2012 - 02:30 AM

Came in today:

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Not pictured, since Thanksgiving:
Dexter S1-S5, Modern Family, $50 Steam Card (that I didn't use any of, cause the Autumn sale sucks!), and Sims 3 Supernatural.

#141 Squarehard

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Posted 27 November 2012 - 03:09 AM

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Looks like your cat (or at least I think it's your cat, otherwise it's some sort of phantom monster) is commandeering that passport case.

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#142 Tsel

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Posted 27 November 2012 - 03:09 AM

I should have all of my packages by Thursday at the very latest, so I'll post pictures then.

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#143 elessar123

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Posted 27 November 2012 - 04:18 AM

Looks like your cat (or at least I think it's your cat, otherwise it's some sort of phantom monster) is commandeering that passport case.


Yea, it's usually the other cat that gets in the pictures. Lay something on the ground, he lays on it.

#144 Shaq-Funaki

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Posted 27 November 2012 - 04:58 AM

Congratulations! Whats their name? :)



Cool pickups, I subscribed.


Thanks dude!

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#145 Olengie

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Posted 27 November 2012 - 05:42 AM

I wish being on a budget could look like that for me...


Heh. I didn't pay for the Blu Rays. Thought I just put that in. Actually, my budget is pretty small. But I was in a semi-spending mood due to the Holidays.

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#146 ZombieToast

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Posted 27 November 2012 - 02:37 PM

I know the feeling. I had no budget and yet I ended up with a Wii U and a handful of games. Oops.

#147 Central Scrutinizer

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Posted 27 November 2012 - 03:23 PM

First pickup of the month was Halo 4, $59.99 with a $25 credit on a future purchase. Second was Bl0ps 2, $59.99 with $20 in LIVE points and a $10 credit, both deals from the MS Store online.

Got all of the following over the last five days, all for the Xbox 360:

From the MS Store:
Rage ($9.99 - free w/ MS Store $10 credit)
Deus Ex ($9.99)
Tiger Woods/Master's 2013 Champion Edition ($9.99)
Dishonored ($25 - free after using credit from Halo 4)

From Amazon.com:
XCOM - Enemy Unknown ($25)

From Gamestop.com:
The Witcher 2 ($9.99)

From Newegg.com:
Dark Souls ($14.99)

I also used the four $20 Xbox Live cards I got with preorders from the Microsoft store in October and November to get the BlOps season pass and Skyrim DLC.

In addition, I also got copies of Dishonored and Borderlands 2 @ $25 each, and three copies of Forza Horizon at $15 each, to give as gifts. With two of the copies of Horizon, I used $10 credits from the MS store from previous purchases, reducing the cost to $5 each.

So, for myself, I spent $190 and got nine games, for an average cost of just over $21 per game. This includes two new titles released in November that made up $120 of that total (but reduced the cost of other items thanks to in-store credits by $35), and two titles that came out in September/October of this year.

For friends, I bought five games, all of which released since September, for a total of $75 after discounts, an average of $15 per game.

I'm sure I probably could have waited for additional discounts on Dishonored and XCOM, but those games will be at the top of the list once they arrive.

Thanks again to CheapyD and all who participate on CAG for helping me stretch my gaming dollars a lot further than they used to go. In past years, I was content to spend $240 to get six games on "buy two get one free" deals, and usually, 1-2 of those games were stuff I may not have really wanted, but was just getting because I had to pick a "free" game.

Finding the time to play all that stuff is another matter, but, I'll deal.

#148 ROB64

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Posted 27 November 2012 - 10:58 PM

This is the only thing I bought for myself this month:
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I just don't have the money this year to buy for myself, but I couldn't pass up the deal. Hopefully the 5th season will be a similar price next year.
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#149 kermit036

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 09:00 PM

Let's start with my best pickup. I found this shelf by the dumpster outside my apartment. Someone is moving out and just didn't want to take it. Free!
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Black Friday pick ups
mostly Best Buy:
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stuff from Buybacks sale:
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I decided this was a good time to get some Move stuff since I picked up Wonderbook for my girlfriend. Also picked up child of eden.
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Shadows of the Damned was from Big Lots. Soul Calibur IV is missing the tshirt and card =( .

I traded in a PS2 slim and a Master System to get this. Just had to pay tax out of my pocket.
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Took the rest of the stuff that they didn't want and went to another local game shop and traded the rest in for this bittersweet find.
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And finally a signed print by one of the best comic artists Moebius.
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I hope everyone is having as much fun collecting as I am.

#150 thefallingscream

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 09:21 PM

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