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Aliens vs Predator: Hunter Edition (PS3/360) - Now $29.99 shipped at Newegg


#1 ssjmichael   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   9031 Posts   Joined 8.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 12 January 2011 - 01:20 AM

Newegg has the Hunter edition of AvP down to $29.99 for both the PS3 and 360 versions. I believe that's the lowest it's sold for.

PS3

360

And if you happen to get a facehugger that's broken (many are), just
go to www.help.sega.com and register, submit a new support ticket and one of the options is a AVP facehugger replacement
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Edited by ssjmichael, 18 January 2011 - 10:21 PM.


#2 Ilikecoldbeverages   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   377 Posts   Joined 4.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 12 January 2011 - 02:04 AM

Sure, why not. I've always been keen to steelbooks and I can probably sell the facehugger (hopefully this one isn't broken)... although now I'll have to cancel the order I placed this morning at Newegg for the vanilla version. Thanks for the heads-up.

#3 trunks982   Wii are the Champions! CAGiversary!   5038 Posts   Joined 11.6 Years Ago  

Posted 12 January 2011 - 02:12 AM

isnt that the same price as amazon last time?

#4 ssjmichael   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   9031 Posts   Joined 8.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 12 January 2011 - 04:56 PM

isnt that the same price as amazon last time?


I'm not sure. I looked at some older threads here and I saw it was $37

#5 ryosnk   I'm a super patriot. CAGiversary!   3926 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

Posted 12 January 2011 - 05:17 PM

The extras are worth it but the game is decent.

#6 ssjmichael   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   9031 Posts   Joined 8.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 12 January 2011 - 05:22 PM

I really like this edition, and even the game sounds like they tried to make something that would appeal to fans. Not many games have three separate campaigns in it, each with very different gameplay styles. It's too bad the end result didn't turn out all that great, but their heart certainly was in the right place I'd say.

#7 zmarselle   CAG Veteran CAG Veteran   36 Posts   Joined 6.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 12 January 2011 - 05:37 PM

Anyone know who, the company sending out new facehugger models out was? And if they still are? I believe EVERY facehugger comes broken due to the way they were packaged.

#8 ssjmichael   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   9031 Posts   Joined 8.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 12 January 2011 - 05:43 PM

Anyone know who, the company sending out new facehugger models out was? And if they still are? I believe EVERY facehugger comes broken due to the way they were packaged.


It's through sega: http://www.sega.com/facehugger/

And I wouldn't say it's every single one, but many/most of them yes.

#9 tenn_volsfan   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   186 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 January 2011 - 06:56 PM

It has dropped to 29.99 now, and the 360 version is the same price. I just picked up one for the 360 since it has significantly less screen tearing.

Also, thank you ssjmichael for the facehugger replacement link.

#10 ssjmichael   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   9031 Posts   Joined 8.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 January 2011 - 06:58 PM

wow, think I'll finally jump on it. The facehugger alone goes for like $30 on ebay, and I don't even care to keep that. Thanks for the update, I'll update the op

#11 ninjalunchbox79   WTF?!?!?!? CAGiversary!   741 Posts   Joined 9.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 January 2011 - 07:09 PM

Hellz yea . . . about time too!!!

#12 MaelstromB   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   305 Posts   Joined 5.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 January 2011 - 07:58 PM

Ironically, I stumbled upon this deal while trying to look up Express coupons.. lol. It happened to be in the sidebar. I then came on here to see if it had been posted yet, and found this thread. Anyways, I decided to pick one up. I've heard mixed reviews on the game, but as a big Alien fan, I couldn't pass up the replica facehugger for that price, considering they're going for $30+ alone on ebay. :)

#13 Finch106   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   501 Posts   Joined 6.3 Years Ago  

Posted 15 January 2011 - 09:02 PM

Thanks OP! I'm a sucker for steelbooks.

#14 VaultDweller   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   973 Posts   Joined 4.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 January 2011 - 09:48 PM

too bad the game is terrible
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#15 Mixer23   I was the Turkey! CAGiversary!   3164 Posts   Joined 6.8 Years Ago  

Posted 15 January 2011 - 09:54 PM

Is it true that the single player campaign was ok while it was mostly the multiplayer that was broken and terrible? If that's the case, I may be in for one.

The articles I read seem to conjure up these images of Capcom executives sitting in a dark room with a cauldron and cackling about how no one will be able to buy this game used.


Do you really think I could start a fast food restaurant called McDonaldz and use the golden arches as my logo and get away with it?

 

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#16 wEEman33   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   660 Posts   Joined 11.2 Years Ago  

Posted 15 January 2011 - 10:08 PM

The problem with multiplayer is the terrible melee system they introduced.

Spend your money on AvP and AvP2 on the PC. Both are superior games.

#17 merchie89   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2385 Posts   Joined 5.6 Years Ago  

Posted 15 January 2011 - 10:16 PM

Agree that this is a sweet deal but Ive already go the reg edition and am kinda on a game spending freeze
(Actual register date 3/3/2009, not sure why I switched accounts)

#18 FernandoRocker   Nintendo Fan CAGiversary!   678 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 16 January 2011 - 12:59 AM

Good price... seems like a good value for the money.

Thanks, OP... bougth one!

#19 H4Y4TO   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1095 Posts   Joined 6.6 Years Ago  

Posted 16 January 2011 - 01:11 AM

Very tempting...
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#20 crupp   Backlog Enhancer CAGiversary!   218 Posts   Joined 9.3 Years Ago  

Posted 16 January 2011 - 01:20 AM

Thanks OP. My Alien fever is reaching a peak due to all of the Alien prequel info.....

#21 FernandoRocker   Nintendo Fan CAGiversary!   678 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 16 January 2011 - 02:04 AM

Can I order a replacement figurine even if my figurine comes in perfect condition?

#22 vivafriend5  

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Posted 16 January 2011 - 02:10 AM

Can I order a replacement figurine even if my figurine comes in perfect condition?

You're not getting a perfect facehugger.

#23 InfinityCartier   segga tapes CAGiversary!   125 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 16 January 2011 - 02:34 AM

Thanks for posting this, mine is on its way.

#24 joshnorm   Hey, Wha Happen.. CAGiversary!   2611 Posts   Joined 7.8 Years Ago  

Posted 16 January 2011 - 02:46 AM

You're not getting a perfect facehugger.


I think he was asking if he has to send the defective one back.

I am so tempted on this just for the nice Steelbook

#25 pharmer_troy   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   16 Posts   Joined 5.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 January 2011 - 02:27 PM

Anyone else notice the facehugger replacement site is gone? I tried it two days ago and it was still active, but nothing to be found this morning.

#26 FernandoRocker   Nintendo Fan CAGiversary!   678 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 January 2011 - 02:37 PM

Anyone else notice the facehugger replacement site is gone? I tried it two days ago and it was still active, but nothing to be found this morning.


Dayum!

I tried the site the day I did the purchase... I can't believe it's gone.

#27 Jigen   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   76 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

Posted 18 January 2011 - 03:35 PM

The game is terrible IMO. I'd recommend people avoid it.

#28 trunks982   Wii are the Champions! CAGiversary!   5038 Posts   Joined 11.6 Years Ago  

Posted 18 January 2011 - 04:23 PM

Dayum!

I tried the site the day I did the purchase... I can't believe it's gone.


shit... and i ordered on that day.

#29 Corndog_McGee   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   50 Posts   Joined 6.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 January 2011 - 08:03 PM

The game is terrible IMO. I'd recommend people avoid it.


If anyone is on the fence, I agree and would advise staying away. However, if you're a hardcore AVP fan, these are some tempting goodies.

I just finished the game last week, and it was, IMO, the worst game I've played on my PS3. MP is broken and community is dead. Campaign modes are short and disappointing. Fun to play as Predator, the novelty of being an Alien gave way to nausea quickly because of poor controls/camera, and the Soldier compaign was ill conceived and hackneyed.
I got the game for free and regretted it.
(stepping off soapbox)

#30 dark_inchworm   Oyasuminasai CAGiversary!   1493 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 January 2011 - 08:22 PM

Ugh, and I've already blown money on Acti/EA XBL sales and Undead Nightmare, which I probably shouldn't have done.

Don't tempt me, cheap collector's edition thing.

Looking to sell codes for The Gunstringer and Fruit Ninja Kinect, together or separately. Message me with your offer.