big-al1690 posted on Jul 28, 2010 4:51:41 PM - Report post
How addicted to games are you? the reason I ask is that today I went to the my local game store, I was only meant to buy a gift card but I thought I would look around and see if anything caught my eye, I ended up buying a box set with 9 games in it!!!! I couldn't help my self!! it was on sale
has anyone ever had a similar situation?
RageaholicRick posted on Jul 28, 2010 8:38:29 PM - Report post
I have had a situation like that.I walked into my local Game Stop and went in to buy a cheap game for my Xbox and ended up pre-ordering 3 or 4 games. I later had to go in and cancel some of them.
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zorrodude posted on Jul 28, 2010 9:07:32 PM - Report post
I'm not sure about games just because they're so expensive. But I have with clothes all the time.
I have a habit of buying lots of downloadable songs hen I mean to buy one.
HonestGamer posted on Jul 28, 2010 9:13:16 PM - Report post
I have the exact same situation as you big-al, many of my games are bought that way.
Whenever I go to any mall, I always rush to corner that has video games on sale, I can spend my life there without getting bored. I love em soo much!
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DABhand posted on Jul 28, 2010 9:49:57 PM - Report post
The UK is great for cash convertor stores, yesterday I picked up FF13 for £10, I was laughing my head off.
I noticed Demons Souls there for £15. Didn't have enough or had a CC with me, hopefully its there today and ill grab that too :P
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TheGhostSniper posted on Jul 28, 2010 10:25:50 PM - Report post
Havn't had a moment like that. Can't afford it these days.
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SuperSkyline89 posted on Jul 28, 2010 10:39:14 PM - Report post
I've never just walked into a store and ended up buying a game I wasn't thinking of buying before. I either buy games from a series I really like or I read up on it on IGN a lot first.
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Foxxie-kun posted on Jul 28, 2010 10:41:47 PM - Report post
I haven't been in a game store for months. Most of my purchases, of which there are few, are on Steam, and I'm extremely frugal in my purchases. I mainly wait for specific games to be put on special while playing what I already have.
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