What percent of your 3DS retail games are downloaded?

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User Info: hypermoe

hypermoe
4 years ago#51
just got the fire emblem digitally since i bought the bundle all other titles are in physical format. probably be that too.
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User Info: Kureno

Kureno
4 years ago#52
Fire Emblem was my first digital retail game, out of about 20. Now that I have it, I ain't even mad. I sold my retail box when I finally got it; simply didn't need it anymore.

I'm debating EO4 digitally, too, now (preserving my $30 retail swag copy). Already planned to get MonHun and AC off eShop. Games I would never sell and would play forever seem like a good fit for such a thing.
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User Info: LariatLion

LariatLion
4 years ago#53
100%
Digital downloads are the way of the future. I get the people who prefer to buy the cartridges because of nintendo's ridiculous business model; I for one am taking the risk of going fully digital before Nintendo gets its act together.
What I don't get are the ones that buy retail "so I can hold it in my hand and read the book"

User Info: AirBorneCoffeeT

AirBorneCoffeeT
4 years ago#54
1 out of 7 are Digital downloads -- but that was only because Fire Emblem was a ditial-only release.
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User Info: RED_LINK1

RED_LINK1
4 years ago#55
Only Fire Emblem. I wanted to play it the night of release and my local retail stores had a shipment delay due to weather.

User Info: jakestar0306

jakestar0306
4 years ago#56
n00bsaib0t posted...
From: jakestar0306 | #205
The box, manual, etc. are all extras; they're not the main selling point. It's fine if you like retail better because of those things, but to say the digital copy costs more because you don't get an optional box is ridiculous, especially when a box's value is only determined by the consumer and has no retail price. Though people like you want the box (which is perfectly understandable), others simply don't care and only buy a game for the game itself.

But you can't dispute the fact that $40 for a rom is more than $40 for a case, game cartridge containing rom, manual, etc.

(And don't forget about the tax you don't have to pay for a digital copy.)

Aw, how cute. TC doesn't understand tax laws. Fun fact- we don't all live where you do.


Aw, how cute. Noob doesn't understand that 40 is equal to 40. Fun fact: you didn't specify where you're from and this is a predominantly American site.
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User Info: n00bsaib0t

n00bsaib0t
4 years ago#57
jakestar0306 posted...
n00bsaib0t posted...
From: jakestar0306 | #205
The box, manual, etc. are all extras; they're not the main selling point. It's fine if you like retail better because of those things, but to say the digital copy costs more because you don't get an optional box is ridiculous, especially when a box's value is only determined by the consumer and has no retail price. Though people like you want the box (which is perfectly understandable), others simply don't care and only buy a game for the game itself.

But you can't dispute the fact that $40 for a rom is more than $40 for a case, game cartridge containing rom, manual, etc.

(And don't forget about the tax you don't have to pay for a digital copy.)

Aw, how cute. TC doesn't understand tax laws. Fun fact- we don't all live where you do.


Aw, how cute. Noob doesn't understand that 40 is equal to 40. Fun fact: you didn't specify where you're from and this is a predominantly American site.


$40 for less makes it more expensive.

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User Info: DEMONPANDA212

DEMONPANDA212
4 years ago#58
LariatLion posted...
100%
Digital downloads are the way of the future. I get the people who prefer to buy the cartridges because of nintendo's ridiculous business model; I for one am taking the risk of going fully digital before Nintendo gets its act together.
What I don't get are the ones that buy retail "so I can hold it in my hand and read the book"


Totally agree.

I have nearly 300 games on Steam, I have over 300 VC and WiiWare, a ton of Live, PSN and more. If I had the pysical product for all my games, I'd be featured on some crappy hoarders show every week.

User Info: FlammieX

FlammieX
4 years ago#59
22 games not one is digital.

User Info: Argh4430

Argh4430
4 years ago#60
I do have a lot of digital games, even more than my retail games, just that I have 1 digital retail game.
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