Xbox robbers thwarted by Xbone's great sales

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User Info: xxnogamerxx

xxnogamerxx
3 years ago#11
Kcrack posted...
If you're robbing a console to sell for profit, obviously you're gonna go after the most expensive ones.


With the PS4's high demand, wouldn't the PS4 be the most profitable ?

people are selling those things 300 bucks over retail

User Info: Exodus_Prime

Exodus_Prime
3 years ago#12
SonyPonyTony posted...
Exodus_Prime posted...
SonyPonyTony posted...
Xeeh_Bitz posted...
Criminals never are smart, guess that's why they wanted Xbox Ones.


This is terrible reassurance


He's still mad his PS4 broke :-(


ouch. He could use one of those 9 missing consoles! Maybe a road trip to Indianapolis is in order


Or maybe he could just go pick up an Xbox One since you know they're so easy to find right now, and with how much time he spends on this board I'd figure he'd fall in love with it by now.
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User Info: Bassna

Bassna
3 years ago#13
You don't into a bank and rob it for $5's. Same reason they didn't break in to steal PS4's.
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User Info: Xeeh_Bitz

Xeeh_Bitz
3 years ago#14
Exodus_Prime posted...
SonyPonyTony posted...
Exodus_Prime posted...
SonyPonyTony posted...
Xeeh_Bitz posted...
Criminals never are smart, guess that's why they wanted Xbox Ones.


This is terrible reassurance


He's still mad his PS4 broke :-(


ouch. He could use one of those 9 missing consoles! Maybe a road trip to Indianapolis is in order


Or maybe he could just go pick up an Xbox One since you know they're so easy to find right now, and with how much time he spends on this board I'd figure he'd fall in love with it by now.


I spend time here because reading the BS some of you come up with is classic, it's better than watching any comedy on TV.
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User Info: dart246

dart246
3 years ago#15
As an employee of GameStop; I can say for certain that this story is 100% false.
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User Info: adonfraz

adonfraz
3 years ago#16
Xeeh_Bitz posted...
SonyPonyTony posted...
Xeeh_Bitz posted...
Criminals never are smart, guess that's why they wanted Xbox Ones.


This is terrible reassurance


How so, they were robbing the place for the most expensive item they had, which are Xbox Ones, they could of just robbed a jewelry store where the items are worth much, much, more and then melted the jewelry down, completely untraceable instead of trying to steal something with serial numbers.

The only reassurance is coming from your topic, and the lack of logic it possess


I'd imagine it's significantly harder to rob a jewelery store than a Gamestop. By your logic, people should exclusively rob banks.
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User Info: Ray_d2nerd

Ray_d2nerd
3 years ago#17
dart246 posted...
As an employee of GameStop; I can say for certain that this story is 100% false.


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User Info: dj___roll

dj___roll
3 years ago#18
Quote:http://www.justpushstart.com/2013/12/robbers-wanted-steal-xbox-one-got-ps4s-instead/

Couldn't get any because they were all sold out. Thieves then settled and took what they could, including 9 PS4's.

Not sure what's more troubling, miscreants running wild stealing electronics or 9 PS4's just sitting around two weeks after launch despite being $100 cheaper than the competition

@SonyPonyTony

If you're going to troll, at least use some logic. Do you really think there's only been one big shipment of ps4s so far?
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User Info: Xeeh_Bitz

Xeeh_Bitz
3 years ago#19
adonfraz posted...
Xeeh_Bitz posted...
SonyPonyTony posted...
Xeeh_Bitz posted...
Criminals never are smart, guess that's why they wanted Xbox Ones.


This is terrible reassurance


How so, they were robbing the place for the most expensive item they had, which are Xbox Ones, they could of just robbed a jewelry store where the items are worth much, much, more and then melted the jewelry down, completely untraceable instead of trying to steal something with serial numbers.

The only reassurance is coming from your topic, and the lack of logic it possess


I'd imagine it's significantly harder to rob a jewelery store than a Gamestop. By your logic, people should exclusively rob banks.


No, your logic fails, money from banks can be traceable.

Jewelry cannot if melted down.

Robbing a bank carries a harsh sentence, robbing a gamestop or a jewelry store does not matter, it's a few years in prison and you get out.

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User Info: Howatizer

Howatizer
3 years ago#20
Exodus_Prime posted...
SonyPonyTony posted...
Exodus_Prime posted...
SonyPonyTony posted...
Xeeh_Bitz posted...
Criminals never are smart, guess that's why they wanted Xbox Ones.


This is terrible reassurance


He's still mad his PS4 broke :-(


ouch. He could use one of those 9 missing consoles! Maybe a road trip to Indianapolis is in order


Or maybe he could just go pick up an Xbox One since you know they're so easy to find right now, and with how much time he spends on this board I'd figure he'd fall in love with it by now.


I wouldn't take anything Xeeh_Bitz posts on this board seriously, he spends most of his time on the PS4 boards bashing the X1 as much as humanly possible.

A fanboy through and through, if I ever saw one.
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