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Official Playstation VR Deals and Discussion Thread

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#1 billyrox   Old Man CAGiversary!   2984 Posts   Joined 10.5 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 01:36 AM

Just starting a thread for deals for the Playstation VR. 

 

I picked up the Core bundle off Amazon and I'm looking for a cheap camera and move controllers.

 

I found that best buy has some cheap playstation 4 cameras on sale for 39.99 with free shipping.

 

http://www.bestbuy.c...p?skuId=8245153

 

If you all know any good deals for move controllers or launch games, let me know.

 

Until Dawn: Rush of Blood (PS VR) $15.99 via Amazon (Prime Price). https://www.amazon.c...heapassgam08-20


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#2 Syranth   Formerly WormFOODx CAGiversary!   2020 Posts   Joined 10.3 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 01:43 AM

Be careful with Move controllers. I hear if they have been on the store shelf or someone's collection too long the batteries just won't last long (and you can't replace them).



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Posted 23 September 2016 - 01:44 AM

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#4 billyrox   Old Man CAGiversary!   2984 Posts   Joined 10.5 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 01:50 AM

So where do you all recommend picking up a move controller?  It doesn't seem like all games require the Move controller, so maybe I can just stick with a ps4 controller until a good deal appears.


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#5 illucio   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   168 Posts   Joined 6.1 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 01:50 AM

Try buying the controllers at Gamestop first, charge them and see if they work, if not just return them.

 

The batteries are like car batteries, if you don't use them they simply don't work anymore.



#6 Nick51705   Zelda Fan CAGiversary!   4094 Posts   Joined 2.9 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 01:52 AM

I'm not sure if they are already selling them in stores but the PSVR bundle will come with the second version of the camera, not the long rectangular one. If you can snag a bundle, I think it's worth the value if you don't have any of the pieces.

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#8 billyrox   Old Man CAGiversary!   2984 Posts   Joined 10.5 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 01:56 AM

The reason I picked up a core bundle was because I had 1 move controller already.  I'm too cheap to pick up bundle. 

 

 

I feel like I can find a camera and controller for under 100 dollars.  I already found the camera at best buy on sale for 40 bucks new.  So all I need now is that move controller.

 

The only game I really want to play is

 


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#9 EvilChamp   Super Nintendo CAGiversary!   2048 Posts   Joined 6.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 01:56 AM

Such amazing deals in this thread. Do you think VR discussion will sell out? 


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#10 thorbahn3   Everyone talks too much! Super Moderators   4112 Posts   Joined 13.8 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 01:58 AM

Until Dawn: Rush of Blood (PS VR) $15.99 via Amazon (Prime Price). https://www.amazon.c...heapassgam08-20



#11 dinovelvet   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3550 Posts   Joined 14.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 01:58 AM

Hopefully we can get together a list of games that are actually decent games to play and not gimmicky demos etc. I assume the titles priced at $20 are bullshit



#12 thorbahn3   Everyone talks too much! Super Moderators   4112 Posts   Joined 13.8 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 02:01 AM

Hopefully we can get together a list of games that are actually decent games to play and not gimmicky demos etc. I assume the titles priced at $20 are bullshit

I've got some bad news for ya... they are all gimmicky bullshit. :(



#13 billyrox   Old Man CAGiversary!   2984 Posts   Joined 10.5 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 02:01 AM

Hopefully we can get together a list of games that are actually decent games to play and not gimmicky demos etc. I assume the titles priced at $20 are bullshit

You don't think "My Summer Lesson" will be any good?

 


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#14 dinovelvet   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3550 Posts   Joined 14.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 02:16 AM

I've got some bad news for ya... they are all gimmicky bullshit. :(

:D But there's a Batman game where you can...pick stuff up?

 

You don't think "My Summer Lesson" will be any good?

 

Jesus. Good old Japan, right in there at launch with the VR fap title



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Posted 23 September 2016 - 02:17 AM

Hopefully we can get together a list of games that are actually decent games to play and not gimmicky demos etc. I assume the titles priced at $20 are bullshit

We all know at this point Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 will be the best one ;)

 

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 04:30 AM

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 04:50 AM

Such amazing deals in this thread. Do you think VR discussion will sell out?


I'm hoping you will first

#18 sc6096   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   9 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 09:43 AM

Be careful with Move controllers. I hear if they have been on the store shelf or someone's collection too long the batteries just won't last long (and you can't replace them).

A teardown guide on ifixit shows the battery is replaceable on the PS Move controller.
https://www.ifixit.c...e Teardown/3594

Apparently there is a reset button on the controller as well.
https://www.ifixit.c... has no charge.

#19 billyrox   Old Man CAGiversary!   2984 Posts   Joined 10.5 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 11:26 AM

Interesting, so maybe the cheapest thing I can do is buy used controller ... Thanks for the ifixit site.

 

  I'm seeing used controllers for 15 bucks and I can just replace the battery on my own.


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#20 Sam Beckett  

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 11:29 AM

They released a NEW camera for VR

 

amazon/PlayStation-4-Camera/dp/          B01LW1OM63

 

Which I thought the launch bundle was going to be updated with it.

 

"Well if it wasn't obvious already or some people are still wondering, yes it will include the new design camera."

 

https://www.reddit.c..._design_camera/

 

Photo of bundle with new camera

https://scontent-iad...489595033_o.jpg



#21 Mrclark2  

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 12:43 PM

Oh boy, more unnecessary deal threads that are just discussion threads.

#22 LonelyBacteria  

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 12:49 PM

We all know at this point Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 will be the best one ;)

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#23 1badta   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   128 Posts   Joined 9.5 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 12:55 PM

Driveclub vr is definitely one I am picking up. Btw, which headphones are most people gonna use for the vr?

#24 stryker   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   431 Posts   Joined 12.7 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 01:28 PM

Keep in mind the $500 PSVR bundle comes with "PlayStation VR Worlds" that retails separately for $40.  The Core package only comes with a demo disc.


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#25 billyrox   Old Man CAGiversary!   2984 Posts   Joined 10.5 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 02:44 PM

Driveclub vr is definitely one I am picking up. Btw, which headphones are most people gonna use for the vr?

I am using a old sony pair.  My brother loves A50s for his oculus rift.

 

http://www.astrogaming.com/a50


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#26 doug_brit   Biohazard CAGiversary!   634 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 05:12 PM

I don't get why everyone says the move controller batteries die at a rediculous rate? They have lithium ion batteries, the same as your phone, and dual shock 4. If you left a dualshock sit for 6 months, I doubt people would say it's useless. Seems like a bandwagon situation. Used controllers are to be worried about, but new move controllers? They've sat in a warehouse as long as most items.

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 05:57 PM

I like how the only TV ads for this thing so far are from the Taco Bell contest.



#28 Sigma   King of Strong Style CAGiversary!   2888 Posts   Joined 13.4 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 05:57 PM

Anyone know of any good deals on Move Controllers? I've decided that I'll need to pick up a couple of them now. Still need to pre-order a couple of games with my VR and it's looking like RIGS and PS VR Worlds so far and I think I am going to bite on that physical copy of Rez Infinite. 


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#29 billyrox   Old Man CAGiversary!   2984 Posts   Joined 10.5 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 06:18 PM

I'm just looking at a local gamestop. That way I can return it if it sucks.  Are move controllers sold in BM stores anymore?


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#30 Sigma   King of Strong Style CAGiversary!   2888 Posts   Joined 13.4 Years Ago  

Posted 23 September 2016 - 06:21 PM

I'm just looking at a local gamestop. That way I can return it if it sucks.  Are move controllers sold in BM stores anymore?

Most stores no longer carry the PS3 branded Move Controllers, but they are being repackaged to be sold alongside the PSVR.


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