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is gamersgate reliable?

#1kickthegnomePosted 8/30/2013 7:52:33 PM
saw something i wanted from it but i've never heard much about the site.
#2thatauthorPosted 8/30/2013 7:54:27 PM(edited)
yeah. it's a well known site.

IIRC, I've bought stuff from there.
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#3kickthegnome(Topic Creator)Posted 8/30/2013 7:56:01 PM
Ok. Second question.

http://www.gamersgate.com/DD-RE6/resident-evil-6

Why is this like half the price of anywhere else and it's not on sale.

Yes i know it wasn't a great game and hell i wouldn't spend 60 or 40 on it but 20 was pretty much the price point i set myself to pick it up at.
#4thatauthorPosted 8/30/2013 8:08:25 PM
no clue. i just know about Gamersgate. the only thing I can think of is that Capcom gave them an exclusive deal, though that doesn't really make sense.
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#5kingkingPosted 8/30/2013 11:38:51 PM
It's cheaper on uk site. http://www.gamersgate.co.uk/DD-RE6/resident-evil-6
Even cheaper after 20% discount for some people.
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#6ipwnu713Posted 8/31/2013 12:26:29 AM
Gamersgate is somewhat known for their pricing errors. Back in December, they sold a Bethesda bundle for $30, with stuff like Skyrim and Dishonored in it. Then they sold a Borderlands 4 pack for $15 (I think). And during the summer Civ V Brave New World was like $10-$15 or something.
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#7rareware101Posted 8/31/2013 12:46:06 AM(edited)
Cheaper again here:

http://www.cjs-cdkeys.com/products/Resident-Evil-6-CD-Key-for-Steam.html

As for this one you sometimes need to activate with a Russian VPN but their instructions are clear and I can vouch for the site - instant codes and no issues with any of my purchases/activations.
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#8FaPaThYPosted 8/31/2013 1:21:11 AM(edited)
GG was started by Paradox Interactive. While it's a separate company now, it's still legit. At the very least, a hell of a lot more legit than sites that sell keys you need a VPN to activate. $20 or less for that POS game doesn't surprise me.

As long as they aren't making some pricing error or something, the keys are usually instant. It took like a month to get all my keys for that $29 Bethesda bundle, but it was instant for a few other things I bought there before that.
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#9TowerBooks3192Posted 8/31/2013 1:21:33 AM
Very reliable and its my other source of games other than GOG or steam itself. I love the blue coin rewards and usuallyuse it for paradox DLCs.
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#10Marioface5Posted 8/31/2013 1:30:35 AM
Personally I dislike them because they often show prices as being higher than they are anywhere else, and then are able to get away with listing a game as being at a higher discount than it really is. I have bought from them before though, and everything went fine.
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