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#5941 chibilaharl

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 04:25 AM

Anyone Got a spare code? I was hoping to buy quicken and i'd greatly appreciate it.
Currently looking to sell or trade: Duke Nukem Forever Complete Pack, Borderlands GOTY, Mafia 2, and more all activate on steam. PM me with offer.

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 04:26 AM

I tried to activate my Amazon software code on Steam, but it didn't do anything.
Maybe someone can make better use of it than me? ,')

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Also, is anyone still waiting on their Paradox 2012 Ultimate codes?
I have about 80% of them (they slowly trickled into my account after the second day), but there's still some games and dlcs that refuse to appear.

#5943 theemadgamer

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 04:40 AM

I always thought AV (Adult Video, i.e. porn) software caused computer issues.



DAMMIT! So that's what I"ve been doing wrong :wall:

#5944 john_wheatly

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 06:37 AM

so only Hitman Absolution Std/Pro for this week's deal?

#5945 Cheaplikeafox OS X

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 06:44 AM

Anyone that bought Turbotax, I just got an email with a $35 promo credit for Quicken! Now, every version of Quicken has horrible reviews, but you can get Home edition for free with the credit. I sprung for the home and business version to give it a try for $20 bucks and we'll see. They have been updating it so maybe they will work out the problems with it.

#5946 provdog2611

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 07:13 AM

If anyone has a spare code they aren't going to use, I'd appreciate it. I'd like to get Scrivener. Thanks.

#5947 ruuin

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 08:23 AM

Deal of the Week is live!

Any information about Tales of Monkey Island Bundle DRM ? There's nothing on game page so I assume it's not Steam.

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#5948 Echoes

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 10:00 AM

If anyone has a spare code they aren't going to use, I'd appreciate it. I'd like to get Scrivener. Thanks.


Shot ya a PM.

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#5949 jake1999

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 01:54 PM

Deal of the week? Where do you find it? I didn't see it on page 1.

Deal of the Week is live!

Any information about Tales of Monkey Island Bundle DRM ? There's nothing on game page so I assume it's not Steam.

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#5950 The End

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 02:18 PM

Deal of the week? Where do you find it? I didn't see it on page 1.


It's usually on the front page. Looks like Tony hasn't gotten around to updating the OP yet. So I'll quote the post in which he announced this week's deals.

Hey guys,

Super psyched you guys are digging the software promo. We'll be conducting a full analysis on the efficacy over the next couple weeks.

I'll update the OP today or tonight but here's a quick update on the Deal of the Week starting on Sunday:

1. Hitman Absolution: $16.49
2. Hitman Absolution - Professional: $19.99
3. Tales of Monkey Island Bundle - $8.99
4. Sam&Max Bundle - $23.99
5. Individual Sam&Max Games - $9.99

Cheers,
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EDIT: Direct link to that post http://www.cheapassg...&postcount=5899

Edited by The End, 17 February 2013 - 03:05 PM.


#5951 jake1999

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 02:34 PM

Ok thanks.

#5952 MrshllJcb

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 02:47 PM

considering Hitman, but I likely wont get to it for a while and by the time I would it should be on sale for at most $10, so I think I will hold off. Trying to make headway on my 4 in February challenge anyway.

#5953 provdog2611

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 04:10 PM

Shot ya a PM.


Got it and it worked. Thank you soo soo much!!

#5954 6er

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 05:26 PM

Right, silly me. It will still take a relatively strong system to run well. I just thought he was asking if it was compatible with Win7.


The game.still takes a while to load with a great system. My wife plays it on our laptop which has a Samsung 830, I7 sandy bridge, and GT550M card and it still takes a minute or two to load the town, versus a minute to start, log in, and start playing something like Star Trek Online....which has better graphics And seemingly bigger environments,....... but there is a lot going on in Sims at once.

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 05:42 PM

It's usually on the front page. Looks like Tony hasn't gotten around to updating the OP yet. So I'll quote the post in which he announced this week's deals.



EDIT: Direct link to that post http://www.cheapassg...&postcount=5899


Thanks dude, was going to update last night but had a last minute date. OP updated now.

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#5956 The End

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 06:10 PM

Out of curiosity Tony, who sets the prices for games that you sell in the PCDD store? Are they set by the publisher? Or do you guys set a price that you think sounds about right?

I ask because I notice that the MSRP on the Monkey Island Bundle is $44.75 over on Amazon. Most other places it's $35. I'm not sure why Telltale would set the price at $35 at most places and have it at $45 with you guys. It cuts both ways, though. I occasionally see items with a lower MSRP on Amazon than they are on steam.

Oh and you need to fix the links for the deals of the week in the OP. All links redirect to Hitman Absolution (vanilla).

#5957 Cagamer99

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 06:24 PM

Thanks dude, was going to update last night but had a last minute date. OP updated now.

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Dude, I hope she's going out with you for who you are and not for the gaming deals you can get her.

#5958 Stonekeep

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 06:32 PM

Out of curiosity Tony, who sets the prices for games that you sell in the PCDD store? Are they set by the publisher? Or do you guys set a price that you think sounds about right?

I ask because I notice that the MSRP on the Monkey Island Bundle is $44.75 over on Amazon. Most other places it's $35. I'm not sure why Telltale would set the price at $35 at most places and have it at $45 with you guys. It cuts both ways, though. I occasionally see items with a lower MSRP on Amazon than they are on steam.

Oh and you need to fix the links for the deals of the week in the OP. All links redirect to Hitman Absolution (vanilla).

The price is higher in bundle games so they can put an "higher" discount (like GMG, they're doing the same with that 20-30% coupon thing)

#5959 PDJ

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 06:37 PM

The Monkey Island games are great, highly recommend at that price. If I didn't already own them on PS3 I would bite on this. I would also bite on Hitman, but NO, I will not buy anymore games...I need to start beating what I have >_<

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 06:40 PM

Out of curiosity Tony, who sets the prices for games that you sell in the PCDD store? Are they set by the publisher? Or do you guys set a price that you think sounds about right?

I ask because I notice that the MSRP on the Monkey Island Bundle is $44.75 over on Amazon. Most other places it's $35. I'm not sure why Telltale would set the price at $35 at most places and have it at $45 with you guys. It cuts both ways, though. I occasionally see items with a lower MSRP on Amazon than they are on steam.

Oh and you need to fix the links for the deals of the week in the OP. All links redirect to Hitman Absolution (vanilla).


Whoops, I'll fix the OP links now. As for pricing, the list price, which is what we base our payments to publishers/developers on is set by the developer. This is why, if we don't get a heads up from the dev that they've changed their list price, you'll sometimes see our normal price (not discounted) price higher than other stores.

The price is higher in bundle games so they can put an "higher" discount (like GMG, they're doing the same with that 20-30% coupon thing)


Remember, tinfoil hats can cause your hair to fall out. If we wanted to be deceptive we wouldn't have someone to answer questions like this on Sundays at 10:40AM :).

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#5961 Stonekeep

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 06:45 PM

Whoops, I'll fix the OP links now. As for pricing, the list price, which is what we base our payments to publishers/developers on is set by the developer. This is why, if we don't get a heads up from the dev that they've changed their list price, you'll sometimes see our normal price (not discounted) price higher than other stores.



Remember, tinfoil hats can cause your hair to fall out. If we wanted to be deceptive we wouldn't have someone to answer questions like this on Sundays at 10:40AM :).

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Sorry, I didn't mean to offend you. But isn't like that with other bundles? Like the plethora paradox bundle at $145.

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 06:47 PM

Sorry, I didn't mean to offend you. But isn't like that with other bundles? Like the plethora paradox bundle at $145.


No worries, tongue in cheek and all that :).

In answer to your question, no, the way we determine those prices is by adding up the individual MSRPs list price (I don't know the difference but there is one) on all the items in the bundle at the time of the bundle's creation.

What usually happens with discrepancies is we build the bundle, and then prices change over time so the pricing looks wonky.

In the case of publishers like Paradox that are based in another country, oftentimes we won't find out about price changes until after they've happened.

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 07:11 PM

Software code 3XS6-RRKSH3-V33ACD. Let me know if you use it.

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 08:08 PM

If we wanted to be deceptive we wouldn't have someone to answer questions like this on Sundays at 10:40AM :).

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Working at 10:40am on a Sunday? Sounds like someone struck out on that last minute date last night!

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 08:16 PM

Anyone got a spare code? Please PM. Appreciate it!

#5966 brh512

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 08:48 PM

Anyone know if it will be on sale again anytime soon? Any help would be appreciated!

#5967 Necrotron

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 09:01 PM

To backlog Hitman: Absolution now or backlog it later. That is the question.

Soo many games, so little time.

#5968 Cheaplikeafox OS X

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 09:09 PM

To backlog Hitman: Absolution now or backlog it later. That is the question.

Soo many games, so little time.



If it's backlog, then later. Sleeping Dogs dropped dropped dropped and I expect this game to do the same.

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 09:10 PM

To backlog Hitman: Absolution now or backlog it later. That is the question.

Soo many games, so little time.


It's Square Enix, it'll drop to $5 in a few more months.

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 09:14 PM

i would have bought the monkey island bundle. if the good monkey island games would have been in it, like escape from monkey island from 1998.. best game ever

i wish it would have been a true ALL monkey island games bundle <3