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User Info: levyjl1988

4 years ago#1
When do you buy your games? - Results (106 votes)
Preordered, Brand new, on launch date.
22.64% (24 votes)
Within a week or so after release, no preordering done.
5.66% (6 votes)
When the price of the game has dropped.
49.06% (52 votes)
Buy it used.
14.15% (15 votes)
I don't buy games I rent them.
1.89% (2 votes)
I get my games free.
6.6% (7 votes)
This poll is now closed.
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User Info: pothocket

4 years ago#2
other / various
well I am not like your dad. I worked as a chef at TGIF-Mattson

User Info: pakathecat

4 years ago#3
pothocket posted...
other / various

This. Depends on the game.

User Info: JascoD

4 years ago#4
When the price has dropped. Seriously, today's games drop almost half the price withing 2 months. No, not ALL, but a lot of them. Games like CoD, GTA and Nintendo titles stay strong because of their ability to sell well.

Also, thanks to growing number of stores that are selling games, prices on them varies even more.

Buying at Gamestop is a very bad ide. Simply because of their buy/sell used games. The price on new games in store are ridicules high.
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User Info: SunDevil77

4 years ago#5
The 5 Finger Discount is the only way I get my games.
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User Info: JenniferTate

4 years ago#6
SunDevil77 posted...
The 5 Finger Discount is the only way I get my games.

Back in high school, all it took was stolen Blockbuster cards.
You goddamn kids had best be gracious with the merch money you spend, 'cause for you I wont ever have rough sex with Molly Connolly again.

User Info: AssassinDX

4 years ago#7
It also varies for me, depends on the game. Some I get on release, most I wait for a price drop on and I have a rental subscription for those games I want to play but not quite enough to buy.

User Info: vigorm0rtis

4 years ago#8
pakathecat posted...
pothocket posted...
other / various

This. Depends on the game.

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User Info: WWEBretHart2012

4 years ago#9
I usually buy saints row,wwe,fifa and grand theft auto series day of release, cod i get a month later, others i buy used

User Info: GorillaOnRoof

4 years ago#10
I'm not obligated to tell you anything about how much I pay for my games, or how much money I make.
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