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Topic # 64866 24-Jul-2010 08:31
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EBGames is having another good sale... lot of PC games dirt cheap  - older titles but some classics.
Unreal series (Unreal, UT and 2 others I think) for $15!

Worth checking out (at Glenfield at least)




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  Reply # 355757 24-Jul-2010 12:41
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EB are pretty good with their sales but new releases are cheaper to get from DSE and if you have a DSE VIP card you get a further 10% off games.

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  Reply # 360945 1-Aug-2010 10:14
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Eb games are rip offs lol.

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  Reply # 360949 1-Aug-2010 10:22
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I find with EB games alone they have "sale sign overkill" where it feels like you are walking through a jungle

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  Reply # 360950 1-Aug-2010 10:32
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EBGames have a tendency of doing 50% off sales when they've priced their games at $130.  Walk next door to DSE and you can buy the same game for $60 not on sale.

I also despise how they charge more for second hand games then you can buy new at Mightyape, JB or DSE.

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  Reply # 360957 1-Aug-2010 10:46
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I'll stick with Play-Asia

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  Reply # 360977 1-Aug-2010 11:33
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gehenna: I'll stick with Play-Asia


Yes Play Asia is pretty good, especially when the currency is doing so well! 

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  Reply # 361575 2-Aug-2010 14:09
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I usually find that DSE is the cheapest, but EB does have the 7 day return policy which is a plus point.

But on the whole im starting to find that EB isn't that great; over pricing, over hyping sales and not even a range of games. It's quite often i would have to search online for a game, usually mightyape.

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  Reply # 362030 2-Aug-2010 23:52
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Buttonmash: EBGames have a tendency of doing 50% off sales when they've priced their games at $130.  Walk next door to DSE and you can buy the same game for $60 not on sale.

I also despise how they charge more for second hand games then you can buy new at Mightyape, JB or DSE.


they often charge more for secondhand games than you can buy new in their own shop.

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  Reply # 362037 3-Aug-2010 00:18
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NonprayingMantis:
Buttonmash: EBGames have a tendency of doing 50% off sales when they've priced their games at $130.  Walk next door to DSE and you can buy the same game for $60 not on sale.

I also despise how they charge more for second hand games then you can buy new at Mightyape, JB or DSE.


they often charge more for secondhand games than you can buy new in their own shop.

Nah if that ever happens then it is a mistake. If you talk to them they will generally take a whole five dollars off the brand new price for the second hand POS.

Generous huh?

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  Reply # 362260 3-Aug-2010 12:04
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DjShadow: I find with EB games alone they have "sale sign overkill" where it feels like you are walking through a jungle
I agree! Especially bad if you're very tall, forget about head height. They're banging down against my shoulders




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