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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by marurun Wed Apr 07, 2021 10:18 am

I wonder if there's some previous owner information cached somewhere that just isn't clearing out.
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by Note Wed Apr 07, 2021 11:16 am

That's a good point Maru and is probably an issue in some cases, but I actually purchased this Xbox 360 console new back in 2008, so I've been the only owner.
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by Nemoide Fri Apr 09, 2021 9:44 pm

I tried buying something on my Xbox 360: same problem! I guess the store's gone buggy after years of neglect.

I found a pretty simple workaround to to buy things though: I just bought a digital Xbox gift card in my browser and redeemed it into my account. With that I was able to get a game (although it took two tries, which is odd to me).

I gotta say: I'm not a fan of the end of life for all these online digital-download type consoles!
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by Note Sat Apr 10, 2021 11:01 am

Nemoide, thanks for letting us know you had this same issue! I thought it was something I did wrong or an issue with my account. Also, I appreciate the tip on that workaround. I'm not familiar with how to redeem a gift card code, but I'll look into that and give it a shot in the next few days.

I've only bought a handful of games through Xbox Live Arcade, with the last being in 2019, but I totally agree -- it sucks when these services become neglected and these digital only games get lost in the matrix.
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by ElkinFencer10 Sat Apr 10, 2021 8:27 pm

Play Muv-Luv.
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by Nemoide Sun Apr 11, 2021 5:52 pm

I actually just ordered both Muv-Luv games as I work on trying to get as many Vita games as possible before the service ends!
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by o.pwuaioc Sun Apr 11, 2021 9:24 pm

ElkinFencer10 wrote:Play Muv-Luv.

Definitely no thanks.
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Re: Random Gaming Thoughts

by ElkinFencer10 Sun Apr 11, 2021 9:56 pm

Nemoide wrote:I actually just ordered both Muv-Luv games as I work on trying to get as many Vita games as possible before the service ends!

You will not be disappointed.

o.pwuaioc wrote:
ElkinFencer10 wrote:Play Muv-Luv.

Definitely no thanks.

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