Trading in games for digital copies?

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User Info: LegendAssassin

LegendAssassin
4 years ago#1
I thought about selling the games I brought for almost full price to buy the digital copies. Do you think it is worth it? I have the Deluxe WiiU....
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User Info: mmarkster

mmarkster
4 years ago#2
Nah. You wouldn't get any ROI, especially if you own the Basic Set. Just purchase future games digitally if they are available.
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User Info: RyuuHou25

RyuuHou25
4 years ago#3
And who were you planning on having buy these games for almost full price exactly? *laughs*
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evecharmeve
4 years ago#4
you'd have to buy a hard drive soon then
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User Info: LegendAssassin

LegendAssassin
4 years ago#5
Amazon most even open sell for 55$ still.... do you even check places before you post something? I have a 3TB and 1.5TB hard drives already
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User Info: RyuuHou25

RyuuHou25
4 years ago#6
LegendAssassin posted...
Amazon most even open sell for 55$ still.... do you even check places before you post something? I have a 3TB and 1.5TB hard drives already


Something being listed on Amazon =/= those items actually selling for that price on Amazon
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User Info: LegendAssassin

LegendAssassin
4 years ago#7
Ebay always still sells games for $50+
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User Info: RyuuHou25

RyuuHou25
4 years ago#8
LegendAssassin posted...
Ebay always still sells games for $50+


http://www.ebay.ca/sch/i.html?_nkw=super+mario+bros+wii+u&_in_kw=1&_ex_kw=&_sacat=0&_okw=&_oexkw=&_adv=1&LH_Complete=1&_udlo=&_udhi=&_samilow=&_samihi=&_sadis=200&_fpos=&_fsct=&LH_SALE_CURRENCY=0&_sop=12&_dmd=1&_ipg=50

Yeah, sealed ones, sure, for roughly 50 dollars. After Ebay fees and paying for shipping and what not, that gets struck down to roughly 40 dollars though.

So....again, where are you planning on this getting almost full price for your, I assume used games?
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User Info: LegendAssassin

LegendAssassin
4 years ago#9
Last time I checked I wasn't asking weather or not selling my games at a price was worth it.... Also, even used copies still sell for basically full price. It isn't gamestop that give you maybe 20$ even if it was sealed. Also, Ebay would only take out like 2$.
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User Info: RyuuHou25

RyuuHou25
4 years ago#10
LegendAssassin posted...
Last time I checked I wasn't asking weather or not selling my games at a price was worth it.... Also, even used copies still sell for basically full price. It isn't gamestop that give you maybe 20$ even if it was sealed. Also, Ebay would only take out like 2$.


Seriously, how many times am I going to have to bring common sense against you? I wasn't telling you whether it's worth it or not, I showed you flat out, you won't get near full price for them. And Ebay would take about 5-6 dollars if it sold for 50-55, plus take out fees on shipping, and Paypal would charge you their fee, and then as well to transfer to your bank account if you were transferring under 150 dollars into it.

And that's assuming you do a very basic, no frills, no extras listing on Ebay.

Depending on how much the actual shipping costs you as well, plus shipping materials and what not.....Ebay is not some great money making machine anymore, it's a PITA.

No, used copies do not sell for basically full price, did you bother checking the link I gave you that SHOWS what the games have been selling for on Ebay?
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