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Wheel of Fortune (Xbox 360) $15.99 on Amazon


#1 shipwreck   CAG Reviews Editor Super Moderators   7528 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 11:56 AM

Screw you guys, I like Wheel of Fortune and this is one of the lowest prices I've seen on it so far. The PS3 version is slightly more expensive. This is sold by Isomer Games but is eligible for free super saver shipping.

Wheel of Fortune - $15.99
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#2 GeorgeCostanza   Hangin Tough CAGiversary!   1337 Posts   Joined 9.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 12:01 PM

Ship your just fuckin with us... Thanks for the laugh!
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#3 JustinTheGamer   JTtheCAG CAGiversary!   204 Posts   Joined 5.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 12:03 PM

I'll wait for less then 10 :)

#4 heavynova   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   45 Posts   Joined 7.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 12:04 PM

I think my wife is going to love this--bet it's easy achievements as well. In for one. Thanks, OP!:D

#5 DrUnkAgAIn   I like money. CAGiversary!   1063 Posts   Joined 11.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 12:51 PM

I played it at a friend's house. It actually is really fun.

#6 LordVila   Casterly Rock! CAGiversary!   2248 Posts   Joined 7.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 12:59 PM

Pat Sajak creeps me out on the cover art so I will have to pass.

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#7 shivan128   CAG at heart CAGiversary!   3559 Posts   Joined 8.4 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 01:04 PM

a part of me thinks they should just put a bunch of the gameshows together on one disc and make it $20... that would probably stir more interest!

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#8 Dark Rider   Looks Dashing CAGiversary!   2551 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 01:07 PM

This is actually a surprisingly fun game. I bought it a few months ago. Fun to play with parents, significant other, etc.

Also, the achievements are pretty easy.

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 01:44 PM

Made my morning.
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#10 emperordahc  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 02:40 PM

My wife and I love the Wii version. Highly recommended in any form. The GiantBomb guys played it and did a video; they all liked it, too.

The Wii version adds Wii Speak support which is horrible (it's inaccurate, and you can keep yelling the same letter that's already been played, rack up more cash, and keep going. The bug only happens when using Wii Speak, not when playing normally.) Ignore that, and it's a fine version.
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#11 warboss zorbag   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   326 Posts   Joined 3.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 02:44 PM

As much as I love game shows this just seems like something I shouldn't pay more than 10 for.
Same with jeopardy .

#12 Crunchewy   What? CAGiversary!   18089 Posts   Joined 8.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 02:48 PM

It's $14.99 now! Tempting.

#13 Versafied   Formerly known as vlv723 CAGiversary!   2785 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 02:59 PM

As much as I love game shows this just seems like something I shouldn't pay more than 10 for.
Same with jeopardy .


Work an extra hour. There you go :lol:

Thinking about renting via GameFly just for the achievements...or to buy it whenever the next game night w/ friends will be.

#14 MSUHitman   Checkmate Arcade Co-Host CAGiversary!   12577 Posts   Joined 9.2 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 04:04 PM

FYI the XBox version has Avatar support and online play, although I don't know if the THQ implosion took out online play on it like it did for Neguiz & Homefront.

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 05:31 PM

Work an extra hour. There you go :lol:

Thinking about renting via GameFly just for the achievements...or to buy it whenever the next game night w/ friends will be.


FYI, if you are wanting the full 1000 it is not a great rental. Winning 50 games takes a LOT of time to do.

Winning the Million Dollar prize is luck based as well, but you will hopefully get it before the 50 wins is finished.

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#16 ARsignal11   Pirate King CAGiversary!   410 Posts   Joined 3.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 05:48 PM

My girlfriend (a big WoF fan) actually asked me to get this game for her to play when it got cheap.

Thanks for the heads up, TC! In for 1.

#17 Nutts   Long time CAG CAGiversary!   295 Posts   Joined 11.2 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 06:11 PM

I like it. Needed something to play with the wife and the kids around. Wishing Family Feud was 15.

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#18 Crunchewy   What? CAGiversary!   18089 Posts   Joined 8.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 06:12 PM

Is the online still live?

#19 Markew001   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   284 Posts   Joined 7.0 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 06:31 PM

Has anyone played the Jeopardy title too? If so is it also good? Debating getting both.

#20 warboss zorbag   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   326 Posts   Joined 3.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 06:39 PM

Work an extra hour. There you go :lol:

Thinking about renting via GameFly just for the achievements...or to buy it whenever the next game night w/ friends will be.


I'm salary. Lol

#21 GatorBeerGeek   President of the PSN OT Michelle Jenneke fan club CAGiversary!   6067 Posts   Joined 7.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 06:53 PM

Is the online still live?


I played Jeopardy online more recently, but I would assume the online working for it would be the same as Wheel of Fortune. I played it online on the 7th on the PS3.

Has anyone played the Jeopardy title too? If so is it also good? Debating getting both.


Both are pretty accurate representations of the shows with the exception of the mini-game additions in between rounds. Those are tied back to the usual gameplay of each show though and not some off the wall lets throw in a completely unrelated mini-game.

The achievements/trophies for both come fast and furious at the beginning of play. To complete either takes a bit of a grind since you have to win 50 total games for each. Both have luck based items in their lists too.

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#22 n8rockerasu   Shhh...I'm Invisible CAGiversary!   15339 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 07:16 PM

They've also got Who Wants To Be a Millionaire? for $9.38. And you can pretty much play it like the real show by using your Kinect's microphone. That seems pretty cool.

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#23 Billytwoshoes   Perpetually behind the times CAGiversary!   1629 Posts   Joined 3.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 08:16 PM

My wife and I love the Wii version. Highly recommended in any form. The GiantBomb guys played it and did a video; they all liked it, too.

The Wii version adds Wii Speak support which is horrible (it's inaccurate, and you can keep yelling the same letter that's already been played, rack up more cash, and keep going. The bug only happens when using Wii Speak, not when playing normally.) Ignore that, and it's a fine version.

My wife and I loved the Wii WoF as well. The Wii Speak's best feature was recording your own voice overs for the "Happy" and "Sad" moments for your avatar (needless to say why).

I played the PS3 version, and besides the online features and a different graphics engine, the game is nearly identical to the Wii version (mechanics-wise). Assuming the 360 is the same, so by association I'll say this is worthy of $16 for fans.

#24 emperordahc  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 08:19 PM

the wii speak's best feature was recording your own voice overs for the "happy" and "sad" moments for your avatar (needless to say why).


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#25 mpaullin   Sure plays a mediocre pinball CAGiversary!   3578 Posts   Joined 4.0 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 08:45 PM

I picked this up on PSN when it was on sale for $15 a few weeks back. It really is fun. Me and the wife have quite enjoyed it, and the did attempt to put a lot of content in there (lots of unlockable clothing, themes, props, etc). Definitely solid at this price point.

#26 benjamouth   Thanks Larry Davis for the sig !! CAGiversary!   7216 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 08:50 PM

Thanks Ship, picked one up once I saw it wasn't Kinect only.

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#27 aeonus   Dingus McDuck CAGiversary!   149 Posts   Joined 2.4 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 09:04 PM

Seems like a good deal, but you'll have to teach your grandma how to use a 360 controller.

#28 dskillzhtown   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   117 Posts   Joined 9.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 09:44 PM

I enjoyed it. I play it with my wife and we enjoy it. Of course it isn't some AAA blockbuster, but it is fun in small doses.

#29 Zurcamos   The Antifanboy CAGiversary!   137 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 10:15 PM

Actually bought this from amazon themselves just now for $15.12 (and Jeopardy for $16.69). Thanks, OP, for bringing them to my attention.

#30 bizmat   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   369 Posts   Joined 7.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 April 2013 - 10:53 PM

Picked up Wheel of Fortune from Amazon for $15.12...the other seller charged tax. Thanks OP, this will be fun to play every once in a while with friends and online.