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Assassins Creed III @ Newegg.com $47.99


#1 Bigk386   CAG CAGiversary!   3 Posts   Joined 2.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 September 2012 - 08:31 AM

48 hour weekend sale.
Promo Code: EMCYTZT2264 :360: :ps3:

Edited by Bigk386, 29 September 2012 - 02:51 PM.


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

Posted 29 September 2012 - 11:11 AM

Xbox 360 http://www.newegg.co..._-74170095-L04B

Playstation 3 http://www.newegg.co..._-79267124-L04B

Release Date 10/30/2012.
Newegg does not charge till they ship.
:grouphug:

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#3 chunlirocks   Banned Banned   1273 Posts   Joined 11.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 September 2012 - 11:19 AM

Mmmmm new thread smell
:joystick: CERTIFIED GRADE A VIDIOT:joystick:

IN MY CONSOLES - NOW PLAYING:
:ps3: BLAZBLUE and DEMON's SOULS
:360: MUSHIHIMESAMA FUTARI 1. 5
:ps2: EVERBLUE 2
:wii: METROID PRIME TRILOGY
:psp: Field Commander
:xbox: XYANIDE

#4 wampa8jedi   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4095 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 September 2012 - 11:42 AM

I just can't decide if I want to play it safe and grab the 360 version or give the Wii U version a try...

#5 kratier   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   79 Posts   Joined 4.2 Years Ago  

Posted 29 September 2012 - 01:14 PM

you buy the new egg version expect for the game to not arrive for like a week and a half after its released, they have terrible and expensive shipping

#6 Crimson Mist   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   149 Posts   Joined 3.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 September 2012 - 01:31 PM

you buy the new egg version expect for the game to not arrive for like a week and a half after its released, they have terrible and expensive shipping


Oh wow. You must've had a bad experience or something. NewEgg for me has been great so far. They've always shipped my orders on time, some games I even got on their respective launch dates (Gravity Rush, MGS HD Vita). Although now they've changed their shipping policies. They no longer offer free UPS 3 days. So I am yet to find out how that'll affect me. But with the discounts they've been offering, I don't mind waiting extra days.

#7 Kecir12   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   74 Posts   Joined 4.6 Years Ago  

Posted 29 September 2012 - 01:50 PM

you buy the new egg version expect for the game to not arrive for like a week and a half after its released, they have terrible and expensive shipping


Expensive shipping? I've never paid shipping on games from them and that's easily over 25 games. I live on the east coast and usually get my games in 3 days, 4 max. So yeah. Bad experience with the shipping company is most likely the problem, not newegg.

#8 TURDGAMER   CAG in Training CAG in Training   21 Posts   Joined 2.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 September 2012 - 01:50 PM

New egg gets me the game on launch day they are fantastic. I am waiting for another $15 off all $59.99 preorders sale so I can stock up on Wii U games for $44.99.

#9 cancerman1120   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8213 Posts   Joined 5.4 Years Ago   Has been playing Game of Thrones - A Telltale Games Series
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Posted 29 September 2012 - 01:56 PM

No bonuses from NewEgg though right?No added mission or weapons?

#10 masterd919   Games, games and more games CAGiversary!   183 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 September 2012 - 02:52 PM

No bonuses from NewEgg though right?No added mission or weapons?


Nope, nothing as far as I can tell...I've actually thought they didn't give out any pre-order stuff until I saw that Nuketown 2025 was coming with Black Ops 2.

It says it in the description, you would have to look for it but I'm fairly certain that AC3 isn't getting anything from NewEgg...

I jumped on this deal about a month ago. Even with Black Friday or sale prices- this is a good deal I'm hoping....You know this game will be worth it. Plus, I just bought AC2, Brotherhood and Revelations for 10 bucks each so that's not bad for 4 AC games.

#11 thenutman69321  

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Posted 29 September 2012 - 02:55 PM

you buy the new egg version expect for the game to not arrive for like a week and a half after its released, they have terrible and expensive shipping

Just because you have a bad experience, that doesn't reflect their shipping as a whole. They usually have average to very good shipping times and I've personally never once payed for shipping from NewEgg.

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#12 eXiON   CAG Grandmaster CAGiversary!   1220 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 September 2012 - 02:58 PM

you buy the new egg version expect for the game to not arrive for like a week and a half after its released, they have terrible and expensive shipping

Sorry bud.. I've bought countless stuff, from games to hardware and have never had any issues with the shipping. I'm in Dallas, TX btw, and this is with the Egg Saver option.

Just a few days ago I pre-ordered Uncharted 3 GOTY and it arrived on release day, the 25th.

#13 Kstyle   Sony Fan boy CAGiversary!   491 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 September 2012 - 02:59 PM

you buy the new egg version expect for the game to not arrive for like a week and a half after its released, they have terrible and expensive shipping


Same for me, shipping is always been free for me, also fast as well. Newegg never gave me problem

#14 irishsoccermbw   Prosecution Rests CAGiversary!   5120 Posts   Joined 8.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 September 2012 - 03:04 PM

This game is a clear example of why preordering at best buy is great.

There is no doubt in my mind the price will drop within 30 days of launch, BB will price match and you get the $20 preorder bonus.

To each their own I suppose.

#15 masterd919   Games, games and more games CAGiversary!   183 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 September 2012 - 03:26 PM

This game is a clear example of why preordering at best buy is great.

There is no doubt in my mind the price will drop within 30 days of launch, BB will price match and you get the $20 preorder bonus.

To each their own I suppose.


$20 if you are a GC rewards unlocked member....I'm just a standard member myself.

At $47 you can pretty much guarantee at the lowest it will be on sale for $35-40 (plus tax). It won't be by much more than what NewEgg is offering here. But another great reason to pick it up at BB would be to get it on release day or midnight launch...

Generally NewEgg gets games to me 2-3 days after release. I've only had one major shipping issue and it took about 5 (business) days for my game to get to me due to being MIA.

#16 outerfox   Allow Ants Peas CAGiversary!   426 Posts   Joined 4.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 September 2012 - 03:30 PM

you buy the new egg version expect for the game to not arrive for like a week and a half after its released, they have terrible and expensive shipping


?

Everything I've bought from Newegg came in exactly 2-3 days, as promised. Even with the Newegg Saver shipping. The only issue I've had was that some games came shipped in boxes and some came in those media envelopes.

Shipping prices have never been an issue either. It has always free or something cheap like $5.

Newegg is usually on the ball with everything they ship.

#17 jrr6415sun   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2598 Posts   Joined 4.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 September 2012 - 06:15 PM

you buy the new egg version expect for the game to not arrive for like a week and a half after its released, they have terrible and expensive shipping


how do they have expensive shipping? their shipping is free.

You won't get release day delivery with them.. but all my preorders come around 2-3 days after

one thing I really hate about newegg.. i buy a lot of games from them and they ship one game in a huge box with like a pound of padding or a pound of those stupid peanuts.
I have a ton of trash of peanuts and crumpled paper it's horrible. I understand for computer parts or a collectors edition you need all that padding but not for a regular game. It's really a waste the amount of stuff I have to throw away.
Also unlike amazon that combines orders, newegg will never combine and most of the time if you place an order for more than 1 game they will send separately.. so you get twice the trash.