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$60 STEELBOX Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 or $40 regular @ gamestop pre-order


#1 Enuf   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8184 Posts   Joined 5.0 Years Ago  

Posted 07 July 2012 - 09:03 AM

PS3 Steelbox - http://www.gamestop....-edition/102446

X360 Steelbox - http://www.gamestop....-edition/102448

PS3 regular version - http://www.gamestop....warrior-2/93069

X360 regular version - http://www.gamestop....warrior-2/93067

#2 Gators300   The Right Thing... What Is It? CAGiversary!   131 Posts   Joined 3.3 Years Ago  

Posted 07 July 2012 - 11:25 AM

Gimmick I think. They know this game has little chance to really impress. It does give Steel book lovers like myself time to think about whether or not this will be rare, and if so maybe pick it up. I don't think it will sell well, but they are hoping people like me bite just for the steel book. It is definitely working because I have absolutely no interest in this game and don't even really like war shooters at all.

#3 redreflect   I am the Wolf CAGiversary!   1015 Posts   Joined 3.3 Years Ago  

Posted 07 July 2012 - 12:35 PM

My girlfriend bought me the first one for my birthday (steelbook edition even) on a whim. It's honestly just a terrible game, the only reason I've kept it around is because of the steelbook. If the game were halfway decent I'd really consider getting the second, but I don't think I can bring myself to get this even with the bulletproof steelbook :(

There is no one true CAG. Some are more "gamer," some are more "cheap" and certainly some are far more "ass."


#4 Romeo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3167 Posts   Joined 11.6 Years Ago  

Posted 07 July 2012 - 01:11 PM

1) Isn't this a budget series?

2) WTH is a steelbox?

#5 Finch106   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   501 Posts   Joined 6.0 Years Ago  

Posted 07 July 2012 - 03:29 PM

I liked the first one. This is going to confuse people, but the graphics were very dense. Trees galore with moving foliage. Reminded me of Crysis on PC density wise. You could shoot birds and power line cables and lights. Some big budget games skip little details like this.

#6 the_ENEMY_   Undead CAGiversary!   1056 Posts   Joined 5.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 07 July 2012 - 03:35 PM

in for a dozen.
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#7 Statix   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   365 Posts   Joined 11.2 Years Ago  

Posted 07 July 2012 - 05:30 PM

I've seen the gameplay videos for this, and am not terribly encouraged. From the footage they've shown, it seems like they're going for a COD-style, linear and scripted gameplay experience. I was keeping a hopeful eye on this sequel since the first game came out, but I was and still am hoping for a more open, sandbox sort of sniper experience. If the whole game is just a COD clone with sniper rifles, then I won't be buying it.

#8 keine   가장 큰 CAGiversary!   258 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

Posted 07 July 2012 - 05:32 PM

2) WTH is a steelbox?



A box made of steel, I think.

#9 usrevenge   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   374 Posts   Joined 3.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 07 July 2012 - 06:02 PM

the last games were $40

#10 croqoa   Turd Sandwich CAGiversary!   218 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago  

Posted 07 July 2012 - 09:55 PM

the last games were $40


And this game is $40 also, this is a sort of collector's edition. Also I can't believe people would pay $60 just to get a steelbook of a game that they know they won't like but I guess we all have our "things".

#11 Kerig   Brown Thursday = $149 Zelda 3DSXL! CAGiversary!   5845 Posts   Joined 9.9 Years Ago  

Posted 08 July 2012 - 06:17 AM

It's a Steelbook, not a STEELBOX. However, it's actually not just a Steelbook...

I'ts a Bulletproof Steelbook!

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The fine print in the JPG is too small to read, so I'm not sure if it includes the "this item is not actually bulletproof" clause. Better Call Saul right now in giddy anticipation of being shot through the book.

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NOT a toll-free number.

 :3ds: 1607-3007-9618

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#12 superhippy1986   Collecting Panties CAGiversary!   1087 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 08 July 2012 - 06:25 AM

Sure the "steel" box is worth more then the game lol
Bethesda Excuse defined..

http://www.urbandict...Bethesda Excuse

#13 Enuf   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8184 Posts   Joined 5.0 Years Ago  

Posted 08 July 2012 - 04:40 PM

It's a Steelbook, not a STEELBOX. However, it's actually not just a Steelbook...

I'ts a Bulletproof Steelbook!

It's a box made of steel
SteelBook metal box packaging
Gamestop Exclusive rifle - DSR 50 Caliber Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 soundtrack
Fascinating booklet A History of Sniping outlining the history of sniping, an overview on training methods, weapons, ammunition, tactics, and world distance shooting records

#14 klingon666   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   314 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 08 July 2012 - 10:05 PM

I'll just wait till it goes on discount like most of the special editions do. Thanks for the info though.

#15 frpilot   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1113 Posts   Joined 5.4 Years Ago  

Posted 08 July 2012 - 10:57 PM

It's a Steelbook, not a STEELBOX. However, it's actually not just a Steelbook...

I'ts a Bulletproof Steelbook!


i wonder if this will save my life one day if i wear this underneath my shirt.