I remember it used to be Newegg but even without the discounts. The tax free and free shipping gets me. I haven't bought anything from Newegg since my Canon EOS 5D Mark II on Black Friday last year (They beat BH and Amazon by 200 USD even with tax included). --- Originally Posted by Manicdan using a OCed quad for torrenting is like robbing your local video store with a rocket launcher.
#2LotionExplosionPosted 7/1/2012 6:58:32 PM
Amazon is only showing up like 5 PC games for sale and they're nothing really exciting. --- A sea, where a fallen musician can only lament his failure.
#3The_Mighty_KELPPosted 7/1/2012 7:30:21 PM
free shipping gets me
Hey, hasn't Steam had that for... ever? =P --- Jogurt attacks! Inflicts 1 point of damage on the Goblin. Goblin is defeated! Jogurt gains experience. ...it appears that Jogurt's level has increased to 1.
#4_LegendaryPunk_Posted 7/1/2012 7:49:50 PM
Summer and x-mas 2011 amazon had some great sales, and their daily / weekly ones can be pretty serious too. And they're doing it all without their own game manager client as well (*coughOrigin*cough).
+1 for amazon --- "But though you may find this slightly macabre, We prefer your extinction to the loss of our job."
#5razidPosted 7/1/2012 8:35:43 PM
I think he meant to say Amazon is really competing against Newegg, since that's what he talks about in his post
I love amazon, been using it all the time, especially with their free amazon prime trial for university students. It's a life saver, bought meager things like pencils from amazon so i didnt have to get my butt to walmart --- Even a smile is charity
#6PseudoIntellectPosted 7/1/2012 9:22:19 PM
Of course they're competing with other retailers...
Does that amaze you or something ? --- FX-8150 @ 4.3 GHz | 7850 | 8GB DDR3 | HAF X | Rosewill LIGHTNING 800W | OCZ Vertex 3 240GB
#7pruvmerongPosted 7/2/2012 12:11:14 AM
Digging up my old .edu email account and getting a free year of Amazon Prime was the best thing that's ever happened to me. --- http://steamcommunity.com/id/SxG-Polaris GIGABYTE P55M-UD2 | Intel i5 750 | G.SKILL 4GB DDR3 1600 | Sapphire HD 6850 | WD Caviar Black | OCZ FATAL1TY 550W