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The Official CAG October 2011 Pick-Ups Thread "Scaretoberfest" Edition


#1 Squarehard   Nyaa~ CAGiversary!   15067 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago  

Posted 01 October 2011 - 05:22 AM

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#2 Scorch   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   37483 Posts   Joined 12.0 Years Ago  

Posted 01 October 2011 - 05:33 AM

No pics right now.. Brink (:360:) for $10, Transformers blu for $18 @ Best Buy

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#3 coolsteel   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   5454 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

Posted 01 October 2011 - 02:16 PM

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Stuff from last month I didn't get around to posting.

#4 KillerRamen   OMG Lilac PSP! CAGiversary!   3324 Posts   Joined 5.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 October 2011 - 02:31 AM

http://cdnroot.cheap...pictureid=25232

My first pick-up of the month. :bouncy:
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#5 knightsdwn   Beautiful Plastic CAGiversary!   3348 Posts   Joined 7.9 Years Ago  

Posted 02 October 2011 - 02:37 AM

Finally got some cases to display my KR figures. Will probably need to get another once NYCC rolls around.

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#6 jer7583   only 5 can ladder CAGiversary!   11989 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

Posted 03 October 2011 - 01:31 AM

I love the street fighter Kidrobots. I have two chuns and a honda.

Been interested in SNES stuff lately. Raiding a sports card store that has a huge inventory of old cart games from some guy's store that went out of business. Most of these were $3.

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Some of those SNES games are turds. Gunforce, Thunder Spirits, and Knife Edge on N64 are some of th worst shit i've played lately. Just bought them blind. Oops.. On the plus side Forsaken is an awesome descent clone. I really like it so far.

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Holy shit does duke nukem zero hour have a bad framerate. Not a bad little third person shooter, but it runs at like 10 FPS the whole time..

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I was really happy with this - I was just looking over videogames.pricecharting.com lists of most expensive SNES games and this is up there. Found it for $10 at a local record shop in Michigan. Really fun game too.

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I thought this was more rare than it is, but i still didn't see it for sale anywhere around here. Nice packaging, and I didn't have a GOTY edition. $20.

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This game is a lot of fun, and awesome music.

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Complete Dragon Warrior 2 was too awesome to pass up for $10. I loved the art on this one, gonna find a place for it.

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I sold my old guitar at a local shop and got $60 credit to use. Infamous 2 was brand new $30, kirby Dream Land 3 was $15 and Kirby 64 was $15.
Space Marine was $20 at Best Buy after an adjustment from the manager.

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#7 AugustAPC   Not For Sale CAGiversary!   2689 Posts   Joined 4.9 Years Ago  

Posted 03 October 2011 - 02:11 AM

^^^^

I hate you. I want Hagane so badly :(

#8 jer7583   only 5 can ladder CAGiversary!   11989 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

Posted 03 October 2011 - 02:34 AM

My jaw dropped when I saw it in a case with all the other SNES games. This place had loads of other "rare" games marked up to ebay prices, so it was doubly awesome that they didn't know about this one.

I like how you can do backflips into huge ninja magic spells in the game. Weird that I never heard of it back when it came out..

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#9 AugustAPC   Not For Sale CAGiversary!   2689 Posts   Joined 4.9 Years Ago  

Posted 03 October 2011 - 04:05 AM

I'll tell ya what, buddy! Since I like ya so much, I feel like I can let go of my complete copy of R.C. Pro-Am for the NES for your measly copy of Hagane!


Sounds good!

...right?

......right?


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#10 lmz00   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2522 Posts   Joined 9.0 Years Ago  

Posted 04 October 2011 - 12:36 AM

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The only reason I bought it is because I've been looking for one to send to VGA to get graded, and I've never seen a Super Set with a box so mint. I offered $250, the guy said he wanted at least $300, and we settled on $275.


#11 jer7583   only 5 can ladder CAGiversary!   11989 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

Posted 04 October 2011 - 01:17 AM

That's sexy.

I remember when I got mine back in 1991 or whatever I drew bowser's castle on the styrofoam packaging and made holes for doors and stuff, like all the little compartments were rooms.

I thought i was a clever 8 year old.

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#12 bardockkun   Porn, Kitsch And Firearms CAGiversary!   9965 Posts   Joined 9.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 04 October 2011 - 06:16 PM

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Some from late September, but fudge it.

Gears of War 3 Epic Edition x2 - $63 each
Gears of War 3 - $23
Mario scarf - free
Red Faction Armageddon - $13
Duke Nukem Forever - $10
Two Worlds II - $10
Evangelion 2.22 - $15

Before anyone asks, I got the Gears for that cheap from Expertzone and one Epic is for a friend and the other is for me. Normal edition for my other friend.
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#13 Survivalism   CAG's Lance Boyle CAGiversary!   3125 Posts   Joined 7.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2011 - 12:51 AM

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RF and DNF from GameFly. I never saw this AA digipak before, so I took it.

#14 Zaku77   \m/ CAGiversary!   3928 Posts   Joined 5.7 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2011 - 12:56 AM

That looks to me like the one I have from the Collector's Edition.

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#15 kermit036   ready P1 CAGiversary!   256 Posts   Joined 6.8 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2011 - 02:58 AM

Have been picking up PSP games on the cheap lately. Also got Tomba (missing the manual :cry:) for $15 and Legend of Mana for $30.
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Also picked this up for my girlfriend for our anniversary. Also modded the SNES to play it.
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#16 Squarehard   Nyaa~ CAGiversary!   15067 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2011 - 03:08 AM

Also picked this up for my girlfriend for our anniversary. Also modded the SNES to play it.
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What did you use to mod yours? I used a flat head screwdriver. :3

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#17 elrobo8   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   223 Posts   Joined 6.1 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2011 - 04:11 AM

I always enjoy looking at others' pickup photos, so I think it's about time I start posting some of my own. These are all the games I got in September.

Kmart Pickups:
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Toys R Us Pickups:
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Gamestop Pickups:
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Best Buy Pickups:
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Target Pickups:
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#18 coolsteel   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   5454 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2011 - 10:18 PM

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Think i'm calling it here, really don't want to buy anything else until I beat some of this stuff.

#19 jer7583   only 5 can ladder CAGiversary!   11989 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2011 - 10:32 PM

I'm on 3 of those dark souls guides. People are buying them up at $60 or so apeice. I flipped the others to make the one I was keeping free+profit..

Future is doing a second printing too.. weird that people are willing to pay so much.

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#20 coolsteel   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   5454 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2011 - 10:42 PM

I know people are going crazy right now, I just walked into Gamestop today and picked it up no problem,

#21 lmz00   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2522 Posts   Joined 9.0 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2011 - 10:58 PM

I've never even heard of Dark Souls before seeing that picture.


#22 Indigo_Streetlight   East Coast Scum CAGiversary!   3504 Posts   Joined 6.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 06 October 2011 - 12:01 AM

Also picked this up for my girlfriend for our anniversary. Also modded the SNES to play it.
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Hmm, that wouldn't happen to be a Sailor Moon themed beat-em up?
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#23 Squarehard   Nyaa~ CAGiversary!   15067 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago  

Posted 06 October 2011 - 12:06 AM

Hmm, that wouldn't happen to be a Sailor Moon themed beat-em up?


I think this one is actually the fighting game, where the Sailors all whale on each other Street Fighter style.

The beat em up on Famicon didn't involve the later Sailors I don't think.

#24 salty tbone   Flipmode Squad CAGiversary!   2914 Posts   Joined 7.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 06 October 2011 - 02:14 AM

I'm on 3 of those dark souls guides. People are buying them up at $60 or so apeice. I flipped the others to make the one I was keeping free+profit..

Future is doing a second printing too.. weird that people are willing to pay so much.


That's awesome. Hopefully you're not getting the guides at Gamestop, since no true CAG would ever shop there, right?
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#25 jer7583   only 5 can ladder CAGiversary!   11989 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

Posted 06 October 2011 - 02:56 AM

That's awesome. Hopefully you're not getting the guides at Gamestop, since no true CAG would ever shop there, right?


Gamestop actually seems to be the only B&M retailer that stocked the guides, at least in my area.

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#26 tooshorty6432168   (^'.')> CAGiversary!   1908 Posts   Joined 6.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 06 October 2011 - 01:56 PM

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Picked up the XBL points off of the buy.com/Ebay sale for ~$37, Rage for $55 with $10 credit on Amazon, and Pilotwings off AWD for $14, trading in to Amazon for $16.75 + $5 trade in bonus when buying Dark Souls. I also forgot to take a picture of Ico/Shadow of the Colossus which I got from Newegg for $30.

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My preorder from Amazon came through just fine, and was fortunate enough to find a leftover copy at Gamestop last night.

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I moved into my place about a year ago, so I figured it was about time to upgrade my $80 futons. Loving it so far, just hoping my cat doesn't like it as much as I do.

#27 Squarehard   Nyaa~ CAGiversary!   15067 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago  

Posted 06 October 2011 - 03:45 PM

I moved into my place about a year ago, so I figured it was about time to upgrade my $80 futons. Loving it so far, just hoping my cat doesn't like it as much as I do.


You'll be rolling in fur in no time.

#28 kermit036   ready P1 CAGiversary!   256 Posts   Joined 6.8 Years Ago  

Posted 06 October 2011 - 06:37 PM

I think this one is actually the fighting game, where the Sailors all whale on each other Street Fighter style.

The beat em up on Famicon didn't involve the later Sailors I don't think.


It is called Sailor Moon SuperS (Pretty Soldier etc.) Fuwa Fuwa Panic. It is a pretty strategic puzzle game.



Also Squarehard I used needle nose pliers to bend the tab back and forth. Then used plastic model kit scissors to cut off the excess plastic.




#29 thepain73   Johnny B. Goode CAGiversary!   865 Posts   Joined 4.9 Years Ago  

Posted 06 October 2011 - 07:46 PM

Is that an uncharted poster above the couch?

I think it's Chloe.. on the right side..

Anyways, where did you get it and how much?

#30 tooshorty6432168   (^'.')> CAGiversary!   1908 Posts   Joined 6.6 Years Ago  

tooshorty6432168

Posted 06 October 2011 - 07:54 PM

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That's an older picture I took a few weeks ago, but has the whole poster in it.

One of my friends went to Comic Con two months ago and picked up one of them. I liked it a lot so I ended up buying one on Ebay for $25. That's a bit more than I usually want to pay for just a poster, but it's numbered and I'm kind of a sucker for that *looks at ME2 lithograph*.

I just did a quick search on Ebay now and unfortunately they seem to be going for quite a bit more, upwards of $75-100.