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Muramasa: The Demon Blade 11.99 fulfilled via Amazon Prime Eligible


#1 FlyingMonkey9   Genetically Modified CAG CAGiversary!   3065 Posts   Joined 7.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 May 2011 - 03:26 PM

Best price I've seen, and I wasn't charged tax through the 3rd party vendor:

http://www.amazon.com/Muramasa-Demon-Blade-Nintendo-Wii/dp/B001HB7K6I/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1306509895&sr=8-1


#2 fortunado   Mathematical! CAGiversary!   1134 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2011 - 04:20 PM

Is this any good? It got some good reviews but I'd like to hear from a CAG that has played it.

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#3 xskaxninjax   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   627 Posts   Joined 4.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 May 2011 - 04:38 PM

This game has been sitting on my shelf from a Gamestop B2G1 sale a while ago. Haven't had the time to play it just yet... but at this price, I should've just waited. Oh well.

#4 fortunado   Mathematical! CAGiversary!   1134 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2011 - 04:45 PM

Hey there was a used one available for instant trade on Goozex. Grabbed that instead since I have a TON of Goozex points just floating out there waiting to be used. :) $3 trade token beats $12 shipped.

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#5 Yanksfan   Cubs Fan Too :( CAGiversary!   5389 Posts   Joined 6.9 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2011 - 05:55 PM

This game has been sitting on my shelf from a Gamestop B2G1 sale a while ago. Haven't had the time to play it just yet... but at this price, I should've just waited. Oh well.


Same here, though mine is a new copy. I just haven't turned on the Wii in quite awhile unfortunately. The game looks quite good and I think it would be worth the $12 to pick it up new from Amazon now.

#6 immanewb   i haz custom?! CAGiversary!   234 Posts   Joined 6.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 May 2011 - 06:26 PM

Graphically, the game is beautiful and the fighting is fun. However, the major flaw lies in how the game is executed: too much traveling from one point to the next. Because of that, the game can get dull some times. But I'd say it's worth around that price if you're looking for a side-scroller RPG.

#7 liberaltugboat   Don't Tug on Me CAGiversary!   230 Posts   Joined 9.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 May 2011 - 09:40 PM

this game is one of the best to ever grace the Wii. Beautiful hand drawn graphics, very fun gameplay, tight controls, good level up system, and 30+ hours or play time. The ONLY mark against it is the back tracking. In the end, this is a must have. I payed 4 times this price and it was worth every penny.
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#8 Zonic505   People read these? CAGiversary!   1835 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2011 - 10:11 PM

Wow, only $12?! Been meaning to get this one day, maybe I'll take advantage of this deal.

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Posted 27 May 2011 - 11:12 PM

I love this game. Of course, I'm a giant weaboo, so this game hits my spots perfect!

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#10 BobbyTastic   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   6735 Posts   Joined 4.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 May 2011 - 11:23 PM

I keep getting this recommended to me by Amazon, does that make me a weeaboo too? .. Hits your spots, ha.

I just read through Amazon's product description, and I have several of the titles recommended below it, I might have to buy this with Gunblade for the free-shipping.

Thanks to this game, I noticed Epic Mickey's new price at least.

Edit: Now I remember what I wanted to ask. I bought my AvP: Hunter Edition through a 3rd party and wasn't charged any tax. Originally I thought "Well Amazon doesn't charge tax, right?" but then I remembered I live in New York. Do most 3rd party sellers not charge tax? I coulda swore that 3rd party seller was based in New York.

Edited by BobbyTastic, 27 May 2011 - 11:35 PM.


#11 Muthafodder   Banned Banned   1845 Posts   Joined 6.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 May 2011 - 11:28 PM

HubbaGames must have heard you guys...it's sold by them now.

It's also offered by Amazon Warehouse Deals at the same price.

And only $12.96 from Amazon themselves
...I see no rush to buy this game :)

#12 JordanPlayer   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   141 Posts   Joined 4.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 May 2011 - 01:21 AM

For $12 I couldn't pass it up.

#13 KornKid91   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   211 Posts   Joined 5.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 May 2011 - 07:29 PM

If you haven't played this get it now, it's beautiful, has amazing music, great combat, well executed sword forging mode, 2 characters, and a interesting story.

The only negatives is the back tracking and that they reuse some of the same backgrounds.

Like LiberalTugboat mentioned Classic Controller is a must, if you don't have a CC controller you can get one for super cheap on eBay

#14 RollingSkull   No Decisive Evidence CAGiversary!   5722 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 May 2011 - 07:31 PM

Beautiful artwork. Decent ranging to good music. Good boss fights. Abysmal everything else. Levels are a tedious slog of copy-pasted halls and nothing. Mook combat is dull to the point of mindlessness. For the price, you'll get your dollar's worth, but this was a big disappointment for me.