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Games Acquired 2015

by ExedExes Sun Jan 11, 2015 12:25 am

10 days into the new year and no new GA thread. It's go time!

I'll start with some local pickups from today.

Speed Kings (Gamecube)
Smuggler's Run Warzones (Gamecube)
Call of Duty 2 GOTY Edition (PC)


So, what did RB members get this year?
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Re: Games Acquired 2015

by Exhuminator Sun Jan 11, 2015 2:38 am

The most recent game I've bought was Persona Q.

Normally I buy Atlus releases zero day, but I thought the $50 price tag for a 3DS game was a bit too much. I know "Atlus tax" and all that, but come on. Even proud Nintendo typically only charges $40 (or less) for their new 3DS games. Anyway, I figured Persona Q would quickly deflate in price as most Atlus games do. Well, I figured wrong, because I forgot the Persona aspect, which is a wildly popular series now. So instead of being discounted, I started seeing the game selling out at various retailers. As of this writing the game is sold out on Amazon as far as Amazon's own stock is concerned. You can still find copies on eBay though... for now. I'm saying if you're interested in Persona Q you'd best buy it while you can, because $50 might be the cheapest it's ever gonna be sealed.
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Re: Games Acquired 2015

by Thierry Henry Sun Jan 11, 2015 4:52 am

Not quite in my possesion yet but I've bought a few MVS carts locally. That in itself (to find them in this part of the world) is almost unheard of.
So seriously doubting their "authenticity". Any way to know for sure?

$70 for the lot.

Those are:

-Samurai Shodown III
-Metal Slug 3
-Garou Mark Of the Wolves
-Double Dragon
-King Of Fighters '98
-Shock Troopers
-SNK vs Capcom SVC Chaos

Seller is an older lady who seems to have no idea about video games in general.
Said that they once belonged to her son.

Only pics provided are of the spine of each cart.
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Re: Games Acquired 2015

by retrosportsgamer Sun Jan 11, 2015 12:52 pm

^ I would moreseo think she just priced them at $10 a pop because she didn't know otherwise.
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Re: Games Acquired 2015

by Fragems Sun Jan 11, 2015 3:16 pm

Ended up picking up Second Son at sale on amazon and also went ahead and got the Final Fantasy Origins(FF1&2), and Anthology(FFV&VI) on the PS1 since both had been reduced down to $10 :).


1. Final Fantasy IV The Complete Collection(PSP)- $13.29
2. Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep(PSP)- $14.99
3. Wonderbook: Book of Spells(PS3)- $10.30
4. Metal Gear Rising Revengeance (360) -$7.50
5. Zone of the Enders HD Collection (360)- $10.51
6. Tales of Symphonia Chronicles (PS3)- $17.99
7. Lord of Arcana (PSP)- $5.99
8. Rock of the Dead(PS3)- $2.69
9. The Last of Us(PS3 another NFR variant)- $5
10. Dishonored(360)- $4.49
11. Truth or Lies Someone Will Get Caught(360)- $0.89
12. Spy Games Elevator Mission(Wii)- $1.79
13. Infamous: Second Son (PS4)- $20
14. Final Fantasy Origins(PS1)- $9.99
15. Final Fantasy Anthology(PS1)- $9.99

1. Xbox 360 Slim 250gb with controller- $100
2. Walking Dead Plug n Play- $10

Total so far for 2015: $245.41
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Re: Games Acquired 2015

by ninjainspandex Sun Jan 11, 2015 3:38 pm

My first 2 new arcade boards of the year 8)



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Re: Games Acquired 2015

by Jagosaurus Mon Jan 12, 2015 1:22 pm

Ok, this was my favorite thread in 2014 and made the hobby even more enjoyable for me. Starting again!

JANUARY 2015 MTD! :mrgreen:
3DS eshop
Shovel Knight
Castlevania 3
Dig Dig
Shining Force: The Sword of Hajya

Radiant History (new)

Battlefield 2 Modern Combat (CIB)
Delta Force Black Hawk Down (CIB)
Half Life (CIB)
Raiden 3 (CIB)
Drakan: The Ancient Gates (CIB)
PS2 Component Cables (new)

2015 Total YTD Acquired List:
• Totaling money spent/funds from selling and will post final net spent EOY.
Will place YTD haul here as months go on

Last Year:
My 2014 Acquired Thread

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Re: Games Acquired 2015

by BoneSnapDeez Mon Jan 12, 2015 2:06 pm

Jagosaurus wrote:Shining Force: The Sword of Hajya

Nice! I may get to playing that one this year.

I'll probably just do monthly updates. No pics unless I get something really cool-looking. And like last year I'll probably just be sticking to this thread and never the "finds" one. I rarely have much luck scoring deals these days.
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Re: Games Acquired 2015

by Jagosaurus Mon Jan 12, 2015 2:51 pm

BoneSnapDeez wrote:
Jagosaurus wrote:Shining Force: The Sword of Hajya

Nice! I may get to playing that one this year.

I've never played this or the Sega CD ports of these games. Looking forward to it! :D

Also will DL Crystal Warriors at some point, a GG SRPG I didn't know existed!

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Re: Games Acquired 2015

by 8bit Mon Jan 12, 2015 3:54 pm

My pickups for 2015....

Maniac Mansion - $10
A Boy and His Blob - $6.50

Mario Kart (Box and Instructions Only) - $23

Cartridge End Label Set - $23

Gameboy Advance:
WarioWare: Twisted (CIB) - $20
Golden Sun - $6
SMA3 Yoshi's Island - $6

Lost in Shadow - $9
Wario Land Shake It - $4
Wii Sports Resort - $10
Samurai Showdown Anthology - $17
PunchOut!! - $4
SNK Arcade Classic Vol 1 - $4

Dead or Alive Dimensions - $8

Lollipop Chainsaw - $10
Puppeteer - $12
LittleBigPlanet 2 Special Edition - $10
inFamous 2 - $5
Last of Us (Steelbook Edition) - $7.50
Diablo 3 - $7.50
Alice Madness Returns - $7.50
Dead Space 3 - $7.50
Lightning Returns FFVIII - $7.50

PS Vita:
Uncharted (Sealed) - $13

Class of Heroes 2G (PSP) - $45

XIII - $3
Halo 2 - $3
Timesplitters Future Perfect - $3
Burnout - $3
The Godfather - $3
Return to Castle Wolfenstein - $3
Voodoo Vince - $8

Xbox 360
Titanfall - $7.50
Destiny - $7.50
Call of Duty Ghosts - $7.50
FarCry 3 - $7.50
DMC Devil May Cry - $7.50
Star Ocean The Last Hope - $7.50

D - $12

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 - $2

Tommee VGA cable (DC) - $12
VGA to HDMI Adapter (Universal) - $20
NeoGeoCD Console (CIB) - $180

Total Bought: $99.00

Metroid Fusion
Metroid Zero Mission
Castlevania Circle of the Moon
SMA4: Super Mario Bros 3
Final Fantasy Tactics
Final Fantasy V
Legend of Zelda Majoras Mask (CB)
Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time (CB)
Wave Race 64
Turok Dinosaur Hunter
Wayne Gretzkys 3D Hockey
Star Wars Rouge Squadron
Blast Corps
Star Wars Shadows of the Empire
Final Fantasy IV (CIB - SFC)
Final Fantasy V (CIB - SFC)
Final Fantasy VI (CIB - SFC)
Chrono Trigger (CIB - SFC)
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