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Does anyone buy pc games at full price anymore?

#1XNo_FearXPosted 8/30/2013 3:53:47 PM
With all the sales I really see no point in buying games at full price anymore.
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#2daemon_danPosted 8/30/2013 4:02:03 PM
If I'm excited about it and want to play it right after launch, you boat'chya
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#3TheWayOfTheGunPosted 8/30/2013 4:05:37 PM
Sales on the good games don't happen till months after they release. If you get hyped for a game and don't have a lineup to hold you over it's pretty tough to not pay full price.
#4cody4783Posted 8/30/2013 4:07:23 PM
If $5-10 off a pre-ordering/release day purchases of games counts as "Not full price", then no.

Even with buying the odd game on or before release, it's still not hard to get 10-20% off most major titles.
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#5GameMan987Posted 8/30/2013 4:07:50 PM
It's pretty tough to convince myself to buy at full price. Yeah it won't be on sale for a few months, but the one that came out a few months ago will be soon.
#6Orestes417Posted 8/30/2013 4:08:18 PM
No reason to ever pay full price short of limited quantities. Never has been
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#7DerPancakePosted 8/30/2013 4:11:38 PM(edited)
Yes, I bought a gaming PC because I have money, and I support the devs unlike some cheap ***** who wait until the game is like 5 dollars, but that usually takes more than 2-3 years, and I don't have patience for that ****.

These stupid sales and pirates are why some devs are giving PC the finger.
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#8KidInTheHallPosted 8/30/2013 4:18:10 PM(edited)
I do depending if it's a game I really want day one but most of the time I wait for a more appealing price.

For me a more appealing price depending on the game can be like $40-$45 dollars. Like although I did want the pre-order bonuses for Saint's Row IV it was not to get the 10% discount for being a SR 3 owner.


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#9RequiemPosted 8/30/2013 4:14:28 PM
Torchlight 2 was the last game I bought for a full price (only $20) It was by an indie developer, and I tend to support high quality indie products more than others..
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#10pfantzypantzPosted 8/30/2013 4:17:20 PM
If I'm really hyped and want to support the devs, yes.