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Master Geek


Topic # 108025 23-Aug-2012 15:27 Send private message

Hi:
Any suggestions on where best to buy the standard edition Guild Wars II "disc-in-box" retail version in NZ when GW2 goes live on the 28th Aug.? 
Hmm, don't see many posts on Guild Wars, wonder if it's popular on Geek Zone.
Thanks..

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  Reply # 675980 23-Aug-2012 15:29 Send private message

Try pbtech? I think it's $79 on their site. (It's ~$75NZ if you buy it for $60USD off the official site, but also factor in having to download it)

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  Reply # 676007 23-Aug-2012 16:14 Send private message

HarveyNorman has it for $69 at the moment

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  Reply # 676021 23-Aug-2012 16:43 Send private message

I always buy online from MightyApe they seem to always be able to provide the game on your doorstep day of play.




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  Reply # 676158 23-Aug-2012 23:03 Send private message

It's 50 & 55NZ online for standard/deluxe digital @ CDKeys Wharehouse, you could get that, 3-day headstart and pay the difference it would cost you in store in bandwidth fee's if that's the reason you need boxed?



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  Reply # 676169 23-Aug-2012 23:54 Send private message

Thx Guys:

Yep, I need the box (CD) to avoid wireless mobile bandwidth data fees.

Appreciate the comments..



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  Reply # 676170 23-Aug-2012 23:58 Send private message

PS:  If you are on (for example) Vodafone wireless mobile data 3G, they want like $79 for the first 3GB, so it might be a bit on the expensive side downloading 25-27GB over this system.

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  Reply # 676192 24-Aug-2012 02:44 Send private message

Hmmm depending on where you are a nice geekzoner might let you leech it, that or public wifi, a nice internet cafe owner etc

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  Reply # 676376 24-Aug-2012 12:10 Send private message

Mighty Ape

Guildwars 2 standard $98
GW2 Collectors edition $279.99!

http://www.mightyape.co.nz/search/?i=All&prev=&s=Guildwars+2&SearchButton=Search




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  Reply # 678523 29-Aug-2012 00:03 Send private message

Thanks again for the advice..  might go for the simple box set and then at least if I have to ever re-install, much of the data will be there on disc.. cheers.

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  Reply # 688008 19-Sep-2012 09:06 Send private message

For any Mac users out there, an official Mac beta is now available. Time for me to actually start looking at GW2 now! :)

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