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Amazon.com: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance: Limited Edition [PS3/Xbox 360] - $149.99


#61 Lonegunman718   it can't rain all the time... CAGiversary!   144 Posts   Joined 4.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 05:34 PM

i think im take my chances and wait for a deal. $150 just seams way over priced.

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#62 247   . CAGiversary!   1454 Posts   Joined 4.8 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 05:51 PM

Lamp look like the one you get when you preorder dishonored at BBY which you get for free.

#63 NINJA V   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   482 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 05:57 PM

that's what i thought, probably a trending thing. and if it is then i bet it's going to be tiny.

#64 jay_remedy   Mila Kunis > Banned   6791 Posts   Joined 6.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 06:11 PM

I can't believe people actually like that ugly ass lamp.

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#65 Vinny   Bang, bang... pew... CAGiversary!   20087 Posts   Joined 11.0 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 06:15 PM

Unless that's some high quality lamp (ie, not made in China), I can't believe they're actually selling this for $150.

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#66 UltimateIdiot911   Have a nice tragedy! CAGiversary!   449 Posts   Joined 8.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 06:18 PM

I can't believe people actually like that ugly ass lamp.


Your opinion. And it's a plasma lamp, just decor really. Also, I can definitely put this out and it would be a good conversation piece. I like this far better than getting another useless bland statue.

Not worth the extra money at the moment though.

#67 chriscolbert   Push Me, Pull Me CAGiversary!   1950 Posts   Joined 10.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 06:29 PM

I love lamp.













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#68 6er   XBOX, GO HOME CAGiversary!   2309 Posts   Joined 6.0 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 06:30 PM

Wait, already sold out? And I agree, that is an expensive lamp. It looks nice, but so did the Loot Chest in pictures. And that would looks pretty cool in my kids' room.

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#69 LD_Helix   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   387 Posts   Joined 6.7 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 06:34 PM

Yes, a great conversation piece. Provided that all of your friends are 14 and under, naturally.

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 06:41 PM

Said the 14 year old kid


Wouldn't make him wrong. I am also interested in what potential great conversation would result from this lamp.

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#71 HaLLuZiNaTiOnZ   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1855 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 06:42 PM

I'm thinking the lamp is small. There has got to be a reason they're not putting it in any pictures where you can compare it's size to another object.

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#72 LD_Helix   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   387 Posts   Joined 6.7 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 06:51 PM

Wouldn't make him wrong. I am also interested in what potential great conversation would result from this lamp.

I dont really care for the lamp really, not until it get down in the 40ish price range. just respect other people's opinion.

as for conversation well....

80yrs in the future:

Boy:"Grandfather why do you have this weird looking light display? Don't you know everything is made out of laser these days?

Grandfather: "Well Jimmy to tell you where I got that lamp you going to have to understand the a little story of Metal Gear.."

Just saying.

#73 UltimateIdiot911   Have a nice tragedy! CAGiversary!   449 Posts   Joined 8.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 06:57 PM

Wouldn't make him wrong. I am also interested in what potential great conversation would result from this lamp.


I guess you never had a conversation started from a lava lamp or any interesting looking piece of decor? Since it is a plasma lamp, you can play also with the lamp so while it may not lead to life changing conversation, it certainly would attract the attention of many guests probably asking "What is that?"

#74 *Deathblade2   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   166 Posts   Joined 7.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 07:00 PM

today- "NOT A DEAL, $150!? woulda bought it at $100-90-80..., wait til clearance Rabble rabble ramble etc"

next week or whenever it sells out- "WHAAAT!!! I WANTED THAT!!! HOW COULD THEY NOT MAKE MORE!!!!!!!!!! YOU MEAN I CAN'T GET IN NOW THAT I KNOW ITS RARE SO I CAN BUY 4 AND FLEECE PEOPLE ON EBAY FOR 4X RETAIL??!!!! " OH SHADY ASS RANDOM COMPANY HAS SOME FOR SALE, YAAYY LETS GO!!!!!!!!!!!"

I woulda thought this dance got old with borderlands 2 :roll: how people think its any different here than at slick deals or fat wallet is beyond me.

The lamp looks like a cool display piece, so as long as it isnt shown to be a piece of crap, and the game gets a solid score, I'll keep my preorder.

#75 def PD   jack of all trades, master of none CAGiversary!   455 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 07:08 PM

Yes, a great conversation piece. Provided that all of your friends are 14 and under, naturally.


haha~ I'd have to kind of agree with this; I have a bit of CE/LE and gaming-related nerd swag, and aside from an exasperated expression and/or statement and follow-up questions (such as how much did this cost you, when did you get it, etc.), there's nothing really said beyond that with friends and acquaintances.

Then again, most of my friends are just as into video games and other nerd/geek culture as me (if not more). :lol:;)

I'm still going to spring for it since I love Metal Gear, Platinum Games, and lamp.

I dont really care for the lamp really, not until it get down in the 40ish price range. just respect other people's opinion.

as for conversation well....

80yrs in the future:

Boy:"Grandfather why do you have this weird looking light display? Don't you know everything is made out of laser these days?

Grandfather: "Well Jimmy to tell you where I got that lamp you going to have to understand the a little story of Metal Gear.."

Just saying.


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#76 sirdan357   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   131 Posts   Joined 6.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 07:11 PM

I think the lamp looks cool, but I'm gonna stick with the standard copy I have pre-ordered on Newegg.

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 07:39 PM

I usually get Metal Gear for both consoles, but I think I may have to just do this for one or the other. That price is just too steep.

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#78 limelight022  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 07:53 PM

Does it include Bayonetta 2 for xbox 360/ps3? No? NO DEAL AND NO THANKS.

#79 MushaOne   etc. and so forth... CAGiversary!   3763 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 07:56 PM

Yes, a great conversation piece. Provided that all of your friends are 14 and under, naturally.


Im sure it would cause conversation with people older than 14. Likely behind the owners back... Still counts though!

#80 Woocls   Grumpy Old Gamer CAGiversary!   1107 Posts   Joined 3.2 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:03 PM

In for 1, my gaming den is a little dark anyway. (That Dishonored lamp that's the size of a USB memory stick just isn't going to cut it.)

Worse case situation I just cancel the pre-order and haven't lost anything. Best case it becomes rare and I can sell it back to all the doubters. :)

#81 msdmoney   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2842 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:03 PM

These collector's editions are getting out of hand. I used to buy a lot of collector's editions but they have increased in price over time and just added more and more junk inside the box. I've started trending away from collector's editions because of this, and just get the regular edition that will fit on my shelf and I don't have to find extra space. Actually, now I am more of a sucker for complete or goty or collections that take up even less space and fit more game content in the box.

#82 6er   XBOX, GO HOME CAGiversary!   2309 Posts   Joined 6.0 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:07 PM

I also agree, Konami & Platinum Games CE's have been pretty limited. Not sure how limited this will be but that Bayonetta gun looked pretty snazzy and actually cool unlike many of the crappy statues that come with CE's.

This lamp is also pretty nice but $149.99 just seems to much for me, I -might- get it, but I'll ponder on it for a little longer and see what happens though.


Now I remember what that gun is worth.... IN for one!

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#83 tham1988   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   886 Posts   Joined 3.2 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:14 PM

well i ordered 4. people seem to forget how easy it is to cancel an amazon pre-order. and you can always tell how rare collector's editions are going to be lately by how long before release they sell out.

#84 tham1988   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   886 Posts   Joined 3.2 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:16 PM

oh and thanks tons for the heads up op. been waiting to get this pre-ordered. will probably only keep two preorders unless its selling for some crazy high price before release.

#85 UNDERSTAR   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   383 Posts   Joined 7.0 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:21 PM

Out of stock already. Are you fucking kidding me.



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#86 JeanLucAwesome   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   301 Posts   Joined 3.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:24 PM

I don't really buy collectors editions anymore so I'll probably grab it regardless of the price. And I really want that lamp.

Besides if it turns out to be a dinky piece of crap or whatever, I can always cancel it. it's safe to say there will be an early unboxing of this.

#87 Joshe   :3 CAGiversary!   253 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:27 PM

do they charge you if you order while its out of stock?

i assume not, but want to make sure ._.
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#88 heyheyhey11   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1097 Posts   Joined 8.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:28 PM

It's metal gear. Get under $20

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#89 Kay_Faraday   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   965 Posts   Joined 5.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:34 PM

lulz $150. bet there's going to be someone on ebay who's going to buy just the lamp for that much. :P

#90 Dark_Sage   Superior CAGiversary!   3399 Posts   Joined 7.2 Years Ago  

Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:38 PM

do they charge you if you order while its out of stock?

i assume not, but want to make sure ._.


You don't get charged until it ships. But it does tie up your credit if you have that.