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Red Dead Redemption GOTY (360/PS3) - 27.99 @ Newegg


#1 MildObstruction   I'd be happy if they simply reintroduced The Last Guardian CAGiversary!   11546 Posts   Joined 10.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 08 May 2012 - 12:45 PM

RDR GOTY :360:
RDR GOTY :ps3:

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#2 Untamed Sorrow   The Maple Kind ?? CAGiversary!   857 Posts   Joined 8.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 08 May 2012 - 01:45 PM

Still kicking myself for missing out on this for $19.99 @ Bestbuy in December. I do currently own the vanilla, but can anyone input on this being a good deal or not solely based on the DLC content ? Not sure if its even worth trading in the vanilla anymore, I'm sure the TIV has tanked by now.

#3 MildObstruction   I'd be happy if they simply reintroduced The Last Guardian CAGiversary!   11546 Posts   Joined 10.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 08 May 2012 - 01:57 PM

Vanilla version TIVs are surprisingly not terrible at the moment:

Amazon :360: / :ps3: - ~$12
Best Buy :360: / :ps3: - ~$11 after +50% bonus and GCU ($7 before promos)

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#4 bobartig   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   18 Posts   Joined 6.8 Years Ago  

Posted 08 May 2012 - 05:49 PM

Vanilla version TIVs are surprisingly not terrible at the moment:

Amazon :360: / :ps3: - ~$12
Best Buy :360: / :ps3: - ~$11 after +50% bonus and GCU ($7 before promos)


What's a TIV, and what have you not linked to in the above post?

#5 Bosamba   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2002 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago  

Posted 08 May 2012 - 05:54 PM

What's a TIV, and what have you not linked to in the above post?


TIV = Trade In Value. The amount of store credit (in dollars) that retailers will give you for turning in specific game titles. Amazon and Best Buy's TIVs are listed for the original edition of Red Dead Redemption in case someone was wanting to get rid of their copy and "upgrade" to the game of year edition, which contains additional content.
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#6 JPLS   #Toyspotting CAGiversary!   118 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

Posted 08 May 2012 - 06:02 PM

I think I'm going to hold out for 20 on this bad mother still...

#7 NINJA V   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   481 Posts   Joined 7.0 Years Ago  

Posted 08 May 2012 - 06:03 PM

Extremely worth the price at $30 - got mine on the best buy deal along with ac revelations! still lovin it, hell of a deal.

#8 AvengedBacklog   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   9575 Posts   Joined 4.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 08 May 2012 - 08:40 PM

I think I'm going to hold out for 20 on this bad mother still...


I am as well. Got enough backlog at the moment to wait out another $20 sale...

#9 PurpleJesus74   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   208 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 08 May 2012 - 09:05 PM

I've had the vanilla forever,but just got Undead Nightmare at Target for $5.98 and having a blast with it.This isnt a bad price for those that don't own the game at all.

#10 Jcaugustine   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1012 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 08 May 2012 - 09:07 PM

FYI

PS3 has an extra side-mission and costume I believe.

360 has crisper graphics / less frame drops.

#11 tamagoyorokobi   Has been playing Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate
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Posted 08 May 2012 - 10:02 PM

FYI

PS3 has an extra side-mission and costume I believe.

360 has crisper graphics / less frame drops.


You're right about the 360 version being better visual and performance-wise, but with the GOTY edition all of the PS3-exclusive content from the vanilla version is included on the 360 GOTY edition as well.

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#12 Calipso   Der Metzgermeister CAGiversary!   532 Posts   Joined 9.5 Years Ago  

Posted 08 May 2012 - 10:10 PM

360 plays in true 720. The ps3 version isn't. More of an active online community on the 360 version too. Borrowed my friends ps3 copy and lots of googling differences between the two.
Currently playing:
:pc: - Red Orchestra 2
:pc: - Killing Floor
:pc: - SimCity 4
:360: - Uno
:360: - Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare

#13 oldgoon   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   37 Posts   Joined 3.2 Years Ago  

Posted 09 May 2012 - 12:59 AM

Target just dropped this down to 29.99 recently and Amazon has it for 29.96. Couple dollars more but eliminates the hassle of shipping. If you have a Redcard you can get an extra 5% off at Target.

#14 KtMack23   Retired from CAGing CAGiversary!   2482 Posts   Joined 4.0 Years Ago  

Posted 09 May 2012 - 01:20 AM

This game is sooo good. Honestly. And the online community is still active. If I didn't already own this, I'd pick it up in a heart beat.

#15 Calipso   Der Metzgermeister CAGiversary!   532 Posts   Joined 9.5 Years Ago  

Posted 09 May 2012 - 01:23 AM

This game is sooo good. Honestly. And the online community is still active. If I didn't already own this, I'd pick it up in a heart beat.


Ditto. :applause:

The whole reason why I bought a 360 was for this game.
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:360: - Uno
:360: - Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare

#16 KKS Gaming   Check out my Gaming Channel CAGiversary!   304 Posts   Joined 8.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 14 May 2012 - 02:01 AM

I am still loving my vanilla copy but I wouldnt mine trading it off for GTA V down the line and getting the complete copy for 20 bucks.

#17 lonestarranger   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   162 Posts   Joined 4.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 14 May 2012 - 02:50 AM

GOTY - New is $19.99 + $2.3 shipped at gohastings

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#18 mitnosi   Kweh? CAGiversary!   1696 Posts   Joined 8.2 Years Ago  

Posted 14 May 2012 - 03:02 AM

Loved this game, was lucky to grab this at a local pawn shop the other day for $8, but if you havent played it, definitely give it a shot!

#19 Setherial   Angel of Death CAGiversary!   790 Posts   Joined 4.3 Years Ago  

Posted 14 May 2012 - 03:03 AM

thx, ordered my copy
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