Huge fan I just got a email about crysis 3 marked down to $40. Like wtf? Maybe sales weren't that great or what. It happened to SSX with me not more the. 3 weeks later it was beig sold for $30 --- Add me on XBL,PSN,Nintendo Network: GhostOfHighwind
#2SunDevil77Posted 3/7/2013 7:54:15 PM
You're just now realizing this? --- Breakfast foods can serve many purposes ~Ron Swanson
#3zerooo0Posted 3/7/2013 7:54:49 PM
Every game doesn't get a price cut so quickly. AC3 is still $60 and it was released back in October. --- Official Aquaman & Deathstroke of Injustice Gods Among Us
#4DonomegaPosted 3/7/2013 7:55:23 PM
The last game I purchased at launch was Skyrim, and its usually still priced around $60 --- Intell 8088 @ 7.14Mhz | 604K RAM | TCGA 16 Color graphics | TWO 5.25" 640K Floppy drives | 10MB Hard disk 3DS FC: 0903-4184-6816
#5nightshadeAPosted 3/7/2013 8:08:17 PM
sly cooper 4 went from 59 to 39 before it even came out --- theres no point in telling me the wisdom of fool wont set me free _New order "its easier and better to get forgiven than permission"
#6Surv1valismPosted 3/7/2013 8:09:33 PM
Seem's to me EA game's always drop rather quickly. I still bought Crysis and DS3 at launch. meh --- GT: Astro ZomBz PSN: IThe_WretchedI http://www.listal.com/list/game-collection-astrozombie29 (not finished)
No guys what I'm stating is they have a sale soon after not a price cut. --- Add me on XBL,PSN,Nintendo Network: GhostOfHighwind
#8XechsPosted 3/7/2013 8:22:50 PM
You don't have to suffer long though usually even if you wait a week or so and buy the game you can do price protection, that's what I usually do for bestbuy or staples, some items like games are month long.
Anyway I think it's fierce competition between retailers. I bought tomb raider survival edition off steam and it was only $30 and that was a pre-order. If anything it's great for consumers to get games this cheap this early. --- http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u222/xechs/1198847692478tg1.gif http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u222/xechs/rankastar.gif Ranka-Macross Frontier
#9SheepinatorPosted 3/7/2013 8:39:09 PM
Seem's to me EA game's always drop rather quickly. I still bought Crysis and DS3 at launch. meh
I made a thread about exactly that recently. Within a month you can all but guarantee an EA title will be $40 somewhere, and since places like Target and Best Buy price match with Amazon and most retail price matches with each other, it's easy to pick up. --- My mad face and my happy face are the same.
#10rockyoumonkeysPosted 3/7/2013 9:52:06 PM
Crysis 3 is on sale, its price wasn't cut. It'll be back at $60 soon enough. --- Formerly Known As: boingboingboing Now Reading:Great North Road, P. Hamilton