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vinnieg
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  #271288 9-Nov-2009 13:50
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oh yeah and also i wanted the MW2 bluetooth headset, $44.99 from overseas shipped, cheapest here is $65 not incl shipping




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  #271327 9-Nov-2009 16:03
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vinnieg: oh yeah and also i wanted the MW2 bluetooth headset, $44.99 from overseas shipped, cheapest here is $65 not incl shipping


Far out, maybe a more appropriate title for the game would be Merchendise Warfare?

 
 
 
 


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  #271390 9-Nov-2009 18:15
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Adamal:
vinnieg: oh yeah and also i wanted the MW2 bluetooth headset, $44.99 from overseas shipped, cheapest here is $65 not incl shipping


Far out, maybe a more appropriate title for the game would be Merchendise Warfare?



It's definitely true, it should be :)


So much stuff coming out with it!

Prestidge edition is at the extreme end with the night vision.

I just wanted a bluetooth headset and the standard madcatz one was $5 less.  Thought stuff it, at least if I'm going to look like a dick in a headset, it can be camo :P




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  #271409 9-Nov-2009 19:19
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What baffles me is the huge variety of prices for the standard edition.
I preordered the xbox 360 version from playtech.co.nz for $130 and I thought it was a good deal considering EBgames and Dick Smith have it for $150.

Now I see from this thread firstgames are selling it for $99!

Remember the days when all games at every store were $99? Now we have to bargain hunt.

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  #271446 9-Nov-2009 21:34
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vinnieg:
rossmnz: Hmmmm.

www.firstgames.co.nz are a kiwi company though arent they?

Id rather give my patronage to a kiwi company instead of a random one outta HK!


yeah firstgames are, they buy their games from HK and Japan directly, then sell out of their outfit.


Only problem with firstgames is no Credit card.  I always use my credit card for online purchases, ever since C1com went bust.  having the extra insurance on it if a company fails is good enough reason in my books to use it


You can use PAYPAL, which is exactly what I did.

No way I was gonna shell out 150 for a game...  that's just robbery.  And then there's the case of the watered down PC version, that's another story altogether!


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  #271490 10-Nov-2009 07:05
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just wait for it to drop. in a year or so itd be in all the bargain bins




gz ftw


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  #271497 10-Nov-2009 07:34
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b0untypure1: just wait for it to drop. in a year or so itd be in all the bargain bins


Yeah, and by then most online players would of moved to the next new release. Just buy it if you want it now, suck up the cost and get online for a lot of fun.

 
 
 
 


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#271515 10-Nov-2009 08:27
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clevedon:
b0untypure1: just wait for it to drop. in a year or so itd be in all the bargain bins


Yeah, and by then most online players would of moved to the next new release. Just buy it if you want it now, suck up the cost and get online for a lot of fun.


Yay for the consolification of online games...


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  #271523 10-Nov-2009 08:56
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I actually appreciate the ease of jumping online to play cod 4 mw on ps3.

I still say its better on pc though. Each to their own!




 


The force is strong with this one!

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  #271543 10-Nov-2009 09:55
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Forget the cost. This game is worth every cent. Awesome!

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  #271545 10-Nov-2009 10:00
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aimsy007: Forget the cost. This game is worth every cent. Awesome!



Still waiting for the bloody courier to arrive. I ordered the Prestige edition so looking forward to it!

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In the meantime check out this insane video of modern warfare 2.. did someone say nuke?
The guy has some serious skill!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prK-lmQzyDo

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  #271558 10-Nov-2009 10:16
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LOL

This video is no longer available due to a copyright claim by Activision Publishing, Inc..




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  #271560 10-Nov-2009 10:21
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oh what.. i watched that like half an hour ago.. damn! it was intense, the guy had like a 50 kill streak which you seen start from the first kill

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corksta:
aimsy007: Forget the cost. This game is worth every cent. Awesome!



Still waiting for the bloody courier to arrive. I ordered the Prestige edition so looking forward to it!



same here and so are my two brothers.

It's so annoying, it's like christmas as a child, except you have to wait for it, instead of sneaking it out of your parents wardrobe when they are asleep




Apparently you get the nuke at a 25 point kill spree and you use it and it kills everything, you with it and ends the game.  Looks awesome


The airport scene video is awesome too, surprised Australian censors didn't cut that out over in Oz




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