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3 years ago#1
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
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3 years ago#2
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3 years ago#3
Every game doesn't get a price cut so quickly. AC3 is still $60 and it was released back in October.
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3 years ago#4
The last game I purchased at launch was Skyrim, and its usually still priced around $60
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3 years ago#5
sly cooper 4 went from 59 to 39 before it even came out
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3 years ago#6
Seem's to me EA game's always drop rather quickly. I still bought Crysis and DS3 at launch. meh
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3 years ago#7
No guys what I'm stating is they have a sale soon after not a price cut.
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3 years ago#8
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.
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3 years ago#9
Surv1valism posted...
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.
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3 years ago#10
Crysis 3 is on sale, its price wasn't cut. It'll be back at $60 soon enough.
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