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User Info: MacDofGlasgow

MacDofGlasgow
4 years ago#11
I got GoW for 5 preowned (actually it was 7.99 but in 2 for 10) a few years back. Then shortly before Gears 2 came out, it was 15 preowned in the same place.

Supply and Demand I guess in my case.
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User Info: IceteaCrisis

IceteaCrisis
4 years ago#12
I've been trying to keep an eye on the Call of Duty titles with Black Ops II coming out.

Black Ops I is 38 dollars used right now, but i can't remember if it was cheaper months ago or not with the release date being so close.

I remember it was on sale new at BestBuy a few weeks ago (I know i said sale) for 20 dollars new, but i can not recall the GameStop used price.

Gamestracker.com says it was at one point
$23.98 Shipping: Included ($2.99) used

User Info: IceteaCrisis

IceteaCrisis
4 years ago#13
IceteaCrisis posted...
The platinum hits version is 30 new with DLC that i think is free on the market place. I thought all platinum hits were 20? much less the first Left 4 Dead.


Was just at BestBuy a day or so ago by the way, and Left4Dead 1 PH is 20 dollars new for anyone who happens to be looking for it. they did have a new copy hanging around.

Also Left4Dead 2 is 24.99 used at BestBuy

User Info: _OujiDoza_

_OujiDoza_
4 years ago#14
From: gambit444 | Posted: 10/5/2012 12:40:53 PM
It has to do with demand.


Except there is no demand.
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User Info: Deathx113

Deathx113
4 years ago#15
_OujiDoza_ posted...
From: gambit444 | Posted: 10/5/2012 12:40:53 PM
It has to do with demand.


Except there is no demand.



Incorrect. Kinda.

There is either a demand on the item, OR a sequel or something is coming out where people will want to go back and play the originals.


Even if there isn't a demand they like to prepare for a possible one.

Take Halo 3, it is now 20$ instead of 5$. Maybe there is a demand and maybe there isn't I imagine most people who want it have it by now, but because of Halo 4 it is gone up 400% in price. Doesn't mean tons of people are buying it, but the demand for Halo 4 made Halo 3 rise.
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User Info: IceteaCrisis

IceteaCrisis
4 years ago#16
The green Xbox Arcade Compilation disc with Uno and Boom Boom rocket was 4.99 around December of 2008 and then when up to 6.99 around January 2009 and is now 2.99
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