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US Deal Roundup for August 26th, 2014

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mancide
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 17:26
The best prices from US retailers

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Paully05
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 17:33
Haha, that Target sale. Buy a game and some chips, get a gift card!!
Ueki420
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 17:44
Another week of meh...
South Park TFBW
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 17:59
Lmao, Doritos laugh
guamyankee
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 18:02, Edited on 26 August 14 at 18:02 by guamyankee
Paully05 said:Haha, that Target sale. Buy a game and some chips, get a gift card!!The rate of cheesy controllers will skyrocket around the country...they should throw in some hand wipes too.
Juicyjams
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 18:17
Finallythe Microsoft store restocked the skylanders swap force for the one. I snagged thar the bureau is on sale for 5 bucks there also and so is dead space 3 and they also have cod ghost for 11.99
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ClemsonGrad2012
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 18:18
I woulda done that Target sale had it been Cheetos
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LilGurgi
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 18:35
I do give props to Target for coming up with some different sales spins when it comes to games.
mancide
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 18:42
LilGurgi said:I do give props to Target for coming up with some different sales spins when it comes to games.Target seems to love tying a video game to a snack product. It's either some sort of chips or soda when they do this typically.
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Geoffistopheles
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 19:03
Eyeing up Thief, but I know I won't have time for it for a few months. Decisions, decisions.
Armored Cantus
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 19:05, Edited on 26 August 14 at 19:06 by Armored Cantus
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Silicon Iceman
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 19:53
Ah, Microsoft Store... no love for the 360 owners.

:o(
Outsider Fenix
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 19:55
Paully05 said:Haha, that Target sale. Buy a game and some chips, get a gift card!!I wonder if we will ever have a sports game release where someone doesn't comment about the Target deal? It's the same deal every year people.
iseedeadgamers
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 20:33
Looks like it will be cheaper to buy the Dishonored game of the year edition than to buy the DLC separate with the digital copy.
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Posted on 26 August 14 at 20:48
Silicon Iceman said:Ah, Microsoft Store... no love for the 360 owners.

:o(
They do, it's just not part of any specific sale and just their normal prices (although they also tend to sell out very fast) http://www.microsoftstore.com/store/msusa/en_US/list/Action/...
Johnny Broflex
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Posted on 27 August 14 at 02:26
guamyankee said:Paully05 said:Haha, that Target sale. Buy a game and some chips, get a gift card!!The rate of cheesy controllers will skyrocket around the country...they should throw in some hand wipes too.I worked at Target and when big games came out (Cod especially) they would make end caps with the game, chips or some other snack, Xbox Live gold memberships, and Mountain Dew.
Ultra Seven
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Posted on 27 August 14 at 02:57
I'm not understanding the Halo MC Collection pre-order? The Pinata Skull. Did MS remove it from all 4 games? Then, make me (us) have to enter in one of those long codes to put it back in?

Shoot a grunt in the head for confetti and an extra noise. Pre-order something that is going to have a near-infinite print run?

Huh?
MotoX Champ88
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Posted on 27 August 14 at 05:48, Edited on 27 August 14 at 05:53 by MotoX Champ88
THIEF for $13 on Xbox One sounds like a good deal from Gamefly. I've heard mixed opinions on the game though. I don't have a gamefly account. Does anyone know if you need an account to buy games from them?

Ultra Seven said:I'm not understanding the Halo MC Collection pre-order? The Pinata Skull. Did MS remove it from all 4 games? Then, make me (us) have to enter in one of those long codes to put it back in?

Shoot a grunt in the head for confetti and an extra noise. Pre-order something that is going to have a near-infinite print run?

Huh?
That's not the Piñata Skull that you described. You're referring to Grunt Birthday Party. Piñata made it's first appearance in Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary and it gives you unlimited ammo and grenades. It wasn't in any of the other Halo games though.

Actually I have to correct myself. The unlimited ammo skull was called Bandana in Halo CEA. I forgot what Piñata does but it's definitely not the same as Grunt Birthday Party.
Russell LeCroy
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Posted on 28 August 14 at 06:48
"- Get a $10 gift card when you purchase Madden NFL 15 (Xbox One) and a selected bag of Doritos in the same transaction"

lol oh man, that's funny stuff.


There's some pretty good deals going on right now though.
Outsider Fenix
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Posted on 28 August 14 at 13:01
MotoX Champ88 said:THIEF for $13 on Xbox One sounds like a good deal from Gamefly. I've heard mixed opinions on the game though. I don't have a gamefly account. Does anyone know if you need an account to buy games from them?

Ultra Seven said:I'm not understanding the Halo MC Collection pre-order? The Pinata Skull. Did MS remove it from all 4 games? Then, make me (us) have to enter in one of those long codes to put it back in?

Shoot a grunt in the head for confetti and an extra noise. Pre-order something that is going to have a near-infinite print run?

Huh?
That's not the Piñata Skull that you described. You're referring to Grunt Birthday Party. Piñata made it's first appearance in Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary and it gives you unlimited ammo and grenades. It wasn't in any of the other Halo games though.

Actually I have to correct myself. The unlimited ammo skull was called Bandana in Halo CEA. I forgot what Piñata does but it's definitely not the same as Grunt Birthday Party.
It makes the enemy drop grenades when you punch them. Makes me wonder why anyone would preorder that over infinite ammo and grenades.
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