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Ever buy games just because they are on sale?

#1JRS511Posted 10/17/2013 6:49:33 AM
Buying games you don't need just because they are cheap.

I have bought way too many games this month mostly because most of them were discounted.

October purchases:

Grand Theft Auto V - $60
Terraria - $7.50
Deathsmiles - $13
Akai Katana - $14
Bioshock Infinite - $15
Darksiders 2 - $9
Dishonored - $9
Wet - $5
Halo 3 ODST - $5
Silent Hill - $6
Okami HD - $6
The Wolf Among Us Faith - $5

Yea I got problems lol. Got some good deals but I could have gone without half of those. Just can't pass up a good sale.

What about you guys?
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#2ARsignal11Posted 10/17/2013 6:51:00 AM
Usually only for arcade games because I never know when they'll go back on sale. But I'll only buy the games I'm interested in playing.
#3Hucast9Posted 10/17/2013 6:56:06 AM
I try not to do backlogs anymore. At one point I had over 10 games in my backlog with half of them rpgs, and it was at that point that I decided not to buy anything anymore nomatter what.
#4DieMyBridePosted 10/17/2013 6:56:22 AM
Yes... T_T
#5TheBlueStigPosted 10/17/2013 6:58:57 AM
Yes, because most of the time they don't go on sale for a long time after that.
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#6JRS511(Topic Creator)Posted 10/17/2013 7:46:29 AM
Hucast9 posted...
I try not to do backlogs anymore. At one point I had over 10 games in my backlog with half of them rpgs, and it was at that point that I decided not to buy anything anymore nomatter what.


Yea my backlog is ridiculous. It can get a bit overwhelming when trying to choose what game to play.

I am going to try and cut back on my impulse buys next gen.
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#7VasDeferensPosted 10/17/2013 7:50:38 AM
If they fit my preferred genre, yes . For example, I won't buy or even get a platformer even it is a Free Games with Gold . I'm just not into platformers or Shmups .
#8gabriusPosted 10/17/2013 7:52:03 AM
No, never.
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#9SunDevil77Posted 10/17/2013 7:59:18 AM
gabrius posted...
No, never.


Oh, you ;)
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#10gabriusPosted 10/17/2013 8:01:44 AM
SunDevil77 posted...
gabrius posted...
No, never.


Oh, you ;)


I knew you'd get a kick outta that ;)
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