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[Now Back. Comp.] Unreal Championship 2: The Liandri Conflict (Xbox) $4.99 @ Amazon


#1 Sofa King Cheap   Sofa King Cheap CAGiversary!   1928 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 03 August 2006 - 07:25 AM

EDIT ON 08/09/06: Now down to $4.99

http://www.amazon.co...duct/B000641ZCM

$4.99 & eligible for FREE Super Saver Shipping on orders over $25.


Edit for April of 2007: Now Back. Comp.
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#2 Renegade_Zero   D1 Scholarship CAGiversary!   2529 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 03 August 2006 - 07:54 AM

is this bc?
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#3 mannam23   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   87 Posts   Joined 10.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 03 August 2006 - 08:48 AM

Before Christ?

#4 radjago   Long-time CAG CAGiversary!   4067 Posts   Joined 11.2 Years Ago  

Posted 03 August 2006 - 09:46 AM

is this bc?

Nope. (Backwards Compatible)

But it is a good game.

#5 argyle  

Posted 03 August 2006 - 12:20 PM

Awesome - this is one I've been looking to pick up ever since I got my Xbox back in July. Can't beat $8 shipped (w/ Amazon Prime). Thanks a lot OP! :)
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#6 Scorch   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   37482 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

Posted 03 August 2006 - 01:04 PM

Such an amazing game.

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#7 Puffa469   is too Pro Shops CAGiversary!   6105 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

Posted 03 August 2006 - 01:48 PM

Is this the game they built from the ground up to play well on a console? Its third person right? With a stress on melee combat?

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#8 dsullo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   571 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

Posted 03 August 2006 - 01:50 PM

too bad its not backwards compatible. I only have a 360 and never had a chance to play it.

#9 alfonsosoriano   You Like This Face? CAGiversary!   2828 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 03 August 2006 - 02:14 PM

Sweet! I've been wanting this. Thanks.

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Posted 03 August 2006 - 02:15 PM

Is this the game they built from the ground up to play well on a console? Its third person right? With a stress on melee combat?

That's this one. The first UC game was really choppy and just felt bad. This one was MADE for the XBox. Top notch controls, seamless 1st & 3rd person (tap a button to switch back and forth) and great Melee. However, you *can* shut Melee off if you want classic UT experience. I got this for $10 a few months back from an ebgames.com sale. Great quick games against bots. Totally recommended.
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#11 RollingSkull   No Decisive Evidence CAGiversary!   5390 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 03 August 2006 - 02:53 PM

Good story mode with actually well-designed cutscenes.

Sometimes the level difficulty is stupidly hard though, but this is a surprisingly deep game. Extremely good. The fact that it didn't make GH is a tragedy.

Live play these days for it is probably restricted to the hardest of the hardcore, but the bots are excellent, as is the gameplay. There's plenty of content here. Two thumbs up, especially at this price.

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Posted 03 August 2006 - 03:11 PM

is this bc?



we have to be Politcly correct its now B.C.E.

Before Common Era
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#13 FurryCurry   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1789 Posts   Joined 9.5 Years Ago  

Posted 03 August 2006 - 03:49 PM

I just got it at Gamestop too this past month. It's honestly worth $20. $7.99 is a steal and even if you have a 360 buy it anyway and hope and pray that Microsoft makes this game backwards compatiable too.

It really is that good. I was shocked by the level of balance in the gameplay and the sheer number of mutators and single player modes. There's a tourny for each of the 14 (or more after some downloads) characters in the game which means a variety of matches and conditions. Then there's the story mode with Anubis which is so damn awesome that this game could have been a straight up balls to the wall action title because in one of the missions in Anubis mode you fight a bunch of robots while moving from room to room under a time limit. Hella cool. Then there's the challenges and Unreal's classic smarter-than-you AI.

Plus, who could resist knocking rockets back at people like they are tennis balls?

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#14 mcgavin27   twomanjobs.com CAGiversary!   3976 Posts   Joined 10.2 Years Ago  

Posted 03 August 2006 - 04:23 PM

It is a great game. For $8 there is no reason not to own it, save for not owning a xbox.

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#15 swetooth9   Go Tar Heels! CAGiversary!   7132 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

Posted 03 August 2006 - 04:30 PM

i can vouch for this game as well...too bad it came out so close to halo 2 or this would have been "that game" that people would be playing all the time

#16 romeogbs19   Henshin A Go-Go Baby! CAGiversary!   1558 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 03 August 2006 - 10:22 PM

Terrific game -- if not one of the most beatiful looking titles on the Xbox. Not sure if this one was sphearheaded by CliffyB, but it's from Epic, and certainly innovates on the tried and true Unreal franchise.

#17 seanr1221   :'( CAGiversary!   24428 Posts   Joined 9.6 Years Ago  

Posted 03 August 2006 - 10:34 PM

I should def get this at the price. Thanks OP.

And Sweetooth you're right. If it didn't launch near Halo 2 this game would have been huge.

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#18 trq   I *am* the reinforcements CAGiversary!   2365 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 03 August 2006 - 11:04 PM

Alright, you guys should work for Epic or something. After all the chatting up this game was getting here, I decided to squeeze the trigger: it's a worthy gamble for eight bones.

#19 Lou-Dawg   Backlogger CAGiversary!   686 Posts   Joined 9.3 Years Ago  

Posted 04 August 2006 - 03:40 AM

Yeah all the Epic praise in this thread made me bite the bullet and order Unreal today. I'm such a dork that I added this in to get free shipping:

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#20 rly723   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1616 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

Posted 04 August 2006 - 03:47 AM

damn i'd go for this if it was free shipping. but $5 shipping kind of kills it

#21 Michaellvortega   Halo 3 is coming........ CAGiversary!   3643 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 04 August 2006 - 04:36 AM

MS was orginaly the publisher, I wonder why they pulled out? I thought that maybe that game must have sucked bad.
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#22 radjago   Long-time CAG CAGiversary!   4067 Posts   Joined 11.2 Years Ago  

Posted 04 August 2006 - 11:22 AM

MS was orginaly the publisher, I wonder why they pulled out? I thought that maybe that game must have sucked bad.

Midway bought the rights to publish the Unreal games until 2008, including UC2. I have a feeling Microsoft didn't feel like publishing a competitor to Halo 2 so shortly after its release. Microsoft has passed on publishing a lot of great games for the Xbox (Psychonauts, Phantom Dust, etc).

For you number whores out there, this game get an 87% on Gamerankings.

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#23 kaw   Want some rye? CAGiversary!   1583 Posts   Joined 11.6 Years Ago  

Posted 04 August 2006 - 04:25 PM

Amazon Prime doesn't kid around. I got this game in less than 24 hours.

#24 rly723   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1616 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

Posted 04 August 2006 - 06:09 PM

so can i cancel amazon prime before the trial is up? shipping would be worth it t save, but i dont want to be stuck in a hassle

#25 kaw   Want some rye? CAGiversary!   1583 Posts   Joined 11.6 Years Ago  

Posted 04 August 2006 - 07:44 PM

so can i cancel amazon prime before the trial is up? shipping would be worth it t save, but i dont want to be stuck in a hassle


Yes. In your account settings, there is a link to subscriptions, you can choose to opt-out of Prime at any time during your free trial.

#26 KaneRobot   The Profit$ of Doom CAGiversary!   9604 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 04 August 2006 - 07:47 PM

Yes. In your account settings, there is a link to subscriptions, you can choose to opt-out of Prime at any time during your free trial.

Been considering this game for a long time, may have to get it now. If I can find something else to getwith it to get free shipping I'll go for it.
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#27 Sofa King Cheap   Sofa King Cheap CAGiversary!   1928 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 09 August 2006 - 11:56 PM

Updated the OP with the new price.
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#28 argyle  

Posted 10 August 2006 - 12:09 AM

Crap, I coulda saved $3. ;)

Oh well, anyone with an Xbox who doesn't own this game has absolutely no excuse now.
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#29 icruise   CAG Since Atari 2600 CAGiversary!   2550 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 10 August 2006 - 12:10 AM

I just picked it up. For $4.99, I'll give it a try. (I still have a few days of Amazon Prime left, so free shipping!) By the way, for the people who already bought this at the earlier price, Amazon will probably adjust what you paid if you email customer service.

#30 SteveGo   What's my name? CAGiversary!   1082 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

Posted 10 August 2006 - 12:13 AM

No tax and free 2-day shipping with prime, couldn't resist even though it isn't BC yet, thanks for the updated price OP.