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Resident Evil Raccoon City Special Edition Back In Stock (360 only)


#1 snakeinthegrass   CAGiversary! Trading Timeout - Under Review   245 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 March 2012 - 02:37 PM

Just pre-ordered one myself with Release Date Delivery!

http://www.amazon.co...f_rd_i=14220161

XBOX ONLY.

#2 meta460085   Meta4ik CAGiversary!   392 Posts   Joined 7.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 March 2012 - 02:54 PM

What's in the SpecEd?

#3 Ham Salad 360   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   248 Posts   Joined 5.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 March 2012 - 03:04 PM

What's in the SpecEd?


It says right there in the product description on the Amazon page what is included.

If you care about DLC, it does include all of the pre-order bonuses, plus two extra guns.

#4 thegame85   Spicy Curry #30 CAGiversary!   1419 Posts   Joined 10.9 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 03:04 PM

I love Resident Evil but I'm not so sure about this. If I was gonna bite I should have done it when it was $60 for the special edition. But a nice deal for others.
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#5 krashhole   Gaming since 1981 CAGiversary!   3438 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 03:40 PM

Going to be a rental for me. My money is riding on RE 6

#6 BigPoeticCanine   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   477 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 March 2012 - 03:46 PM

Of note, all the DLC included with the Special Edition as well as all individual retail preorder bonuses (all of which are included by default in the special edition) with be day 1 DLC for $7. In fact, I think they already released it on the marketplace if someone wants to confirm.

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#7 tiveally   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   9 Posts   Joined 5.5 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 03:53 PM

The game just got a 3/10, I'd be careful to jump on this.

#8 shrike4242   Not My Job Anymore, Go Bother Someone Else. CAGiversary!   43364 Posts   Joined 11.0 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 03:55 PM

The game just got a 3/10, I'd be careful to jump on this.

Link?

#9 JPLS   #Toyspotting CAGiversary!   118 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 03:59 PM

I was hoping to see this exact thread when I woke up today, and here it is! I'm going to bite.

#10 EYEL1NER   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1798 Posts   Joined 6.0 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:02 PM

Link?

http://www.neogaf.co...m resident evil

Pretty sure that review is for single-player only though.

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Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:03 PM

Of note, all the DLC included with the Special Edition as well as all individual retail preorder bonuses (all of which are included by default in the special edition) with be day 1 DLC for $7. In fact, I think they already released it on the marketplace if someone wants to confirm.


Yep, they have the three individual packs for $5 or a bundle of everything for $7 up on the marketplace on 360 at least.

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#12 shady859   Big Blue Nation CAGiversary!   7280 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:05 PM

Last weekend I cancelled my $59.99 Special Edition pre-order from a couple months back.

Your welcome to whoever gets it lol i'll pass game looks blah. Hurry up RE6!


ALSO FYI the 3/10 score was for single player only and online is the main focus of this RE.. From the guys who screwed up SOCOM.

#13 shrike4242   Not My Job Anymore, Go Bother Someone Else. CAGiversary!   43364 Posts   Joined 11.0 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:08 PM

http://www.neogaf.co...m resident evil

Pretty sure that review is for single-player only though.

We'll have to see if there's more "fun" review scores like this one.

#14 ShockandAww   Truth is treason CAGiversary!   7205 Posts   Joined 5.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:09 PM

I canceled my PS3 version this morning so maybe a few of those will end up back for sale. The fact that it's Capcom and that 3/10 review spooked me.

#15 GBAstar   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   9258 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:10 PM

I'm not expecting great reviews as I think there are a core group of gamers that have a negative bias towards anything Capcom and are always going to be disappointed that recent RE releases have departed from the original "survival horror" roots.

#16 snakeinthegrass   CAGiversary! Trading Timeout - Under Review   245 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:15 PM

Remember the 3/10 review is Single Player only, I'm holding out hope for the MP section. I doubt Left 4 Dead would be so critically acclaimed on it's single player merits.

#17 JPLS   #Toyspotting CAGiversary!   118 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:16 PM

Anyone know how much release day delivery costs? Amazon doesn't list the prices next to the shipping selections.

#18 GaveUpTomorrow   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1696 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:17 PM

I canceled my PS3 version this morning so maybe a few of those will end up back for sale. The fact that it's Capcom and that 3/10 review spooked me.


Same for me, though I cancelled the PS3 version last month when the gameplay videos showed up. I can't justify $60 for this game, even if it was the special edition.


#19 snakeinthegrass   CAGiversary! Trading Timeout - Under Review   245 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:17 PM

Anyone know how much release day delivery costs? Amazon doesn't list the prices next to the shipping selections.


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#20 shady859   Big Blue Nation CAGiversary!   7280 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:18 PM

Anyone know how much release day delivery costs? Amazon doesn't list the prices next to the shipping selections.


IIRC it's $.99 if you don't have prime, add to cart and go to checkout to see lazy ass! ;)

#21 krashhole   Gaming since 1981 CAGiversary!   3438 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:21 PM

I think it's a perfect $2 Redbox rental

#22 JPLS   #Toyspotting CAGiversary!   118 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:22 PM

IIRC it's $.99 if you don't have prime, add to cart and go to checkout to see lazy ass! ;)


haha well they want me to put my credit card info in to see, and I'm not sure which card I'm going to use yet. I thought it was .99, but I had to be sure!

#23 WingsDJY   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1939 Posts   Joined 8.0 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:23 PM

Is it sad that I only want this for the steelbook and not even the game?
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#24 barrit   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1920 Posts   Joined 4.0 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:27 PM

Is it sad that I only want this for the steelbook and not even the game?


Haha I'm in the same boat. The MP looked fun, but honestly, I'm not a big time multiplayer person, especially with shooters. I get bored pretty fast after a while. I have debated on per-ordering this, but I think I'll just wait on a price drop.

#25 luxuria   Memories of You CAGiversary!   5544 Posts   Joined 4.6 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 04:31 PM

i think it's a perfect $2 redbox rental


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#26 Barney   Barnito Knows Best! CAGiversary!   1483 Posts   Joined 3.4 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 05:03 PM

well i placed my pre-order last month.. do you guys really think i should cancel it?

#27 junkie88   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   278 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 05:16 PM

Is it sad that I only want this for the steelbook and not even the game?


I hope not because that is the only reason I placed an order. I will probably never even play it. It can sit there with the other games that never get played but I bought because the case looked cool.

#28 Coper3000   Gettin' Old. CAGiversary!   1179 Posts   Joined 8.4 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 05:32 PM

I hope not because that is the only reason I placed an order. I will probably never even play it. It can sit there with the other games that never get played but I bought because the case looked cool.


Same with me. Glad I don't feel so alone now.

#29 SgtWiggles   Artist formally known as dgwillia CAGiversary!   8704 Posts   Joined 6.2 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 05:35 PM

I'm still gonna get it. Bunch of my PSN buddies are getting it anyway, even if the Single Player sucks, the games multiplayer still looks good

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#30 Mega Man   SUPER FIGHTING ROBOT CAGiversary!   17115 Posts   Joined 5.6 Years Ago  

Posted 15 March 2012 - 05:44 PM

well i placed my pre-order last month.. do you guys really think i should cancel it?

its your money