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What Did You Buy/Get This Month? - March 2012

Discussion in 'Video Games' started by Vyse, Mar 5, 2012.

  1. Vyse

    Vyse Active Member

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    Hmm. Might as well. Old people, you know the drill. New people, whatever gaming thing you buy or get as a gift this month - games, systems, accessories, Kickstarter projects, soundtracks, figurines, novelizations, etc - should be posted in this thread.

    Also, whoever wants to post these threads up and post the new releases for the month, then it is yours.

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  2. Jave

    Jave Beware of the SPLAT
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    Got both Sonic Generations and Mario & Sonic at the Olympics on 3DS thanks to a "Buy one, get one free" combo on a local store during the weekend.

    Sonic Gen is traditional Sonic platforming, and certainly one of the most enjoyable I've played in the series. M&S is certainly a good pick if you like mini-game compilations.
     
  3. SB20xx

    SB20xx Dino Damage!
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    A few XBox Live downloads:
    -Adventures of Rocaman [indie] (waste of money. I beat it in probably 20 minutes, if that.)
    -Curse of the Crescent Isle [indie] (has a Super Mario 2 vibe. I like it, and it's fun to solve the platforming puzzles. And some of the text dialog got me to LOL)
    -Extreme Skill [indie] (similar to The Impossible Game, where you keep running across a constantly scrolling background. Fun, but hard. And frustrating in that you have to start the level over every time)
    -Super Meat Boy (good game. Hella hard at times, though)
     
  4. Bryangst

    Bryangst JERK

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    Despite my post in the Vita thread, I caved and purchased it. Along with 'Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack.' I am having a lot of fun with the Vita, and the game so far. As my finances recover from car repairs, I look forward to purchasing more software.
     
  5. Gold Guy

    Gold Guy This ain't Pokemon!
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    I got The World Ends With You. Its a fun RPG, but man, its tough!
     
  6. Wonderwall

    Wonderwall Moderator
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    Brother picked up War For Cybertron not too long ago, looks fun might give it a spin someday. Yesterday he picked up Mass Effect 3 so any free time I have will be going there.
     
  7. Magus

    Magus The Boss

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    I don't remember if I said I got Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning in the previous thread, but I'll mention it once more.

    Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning
    King of Fighters 13 (on the way)
    Eightarc Fusion Arcade Stick

    Planning to order BlazBlue Continuum Shift Extended some time next week.
     
  8. River26

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    It's a duo of RPG's

    Mass Effect 3 and partner; Tales of Graces F.

    "Partners in in becoming RPG heroes" XD
     
  9. Neomysterion

    Neomysterion TZ's Resident Neopets King

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    What did I get this month so far? Just a few old NES and Nintendo Gamecube games, not a lot. :p

    Arkanoid (NES) with Arkanoid Controller- Still getting the hang of that special Arkanoid Controller.
    Life Force (NES)- Pretty decent Gradius-like shooter from Konami. Known as Salamander in Japan.
    Midway Arcade Treasures 2 (GCN)- I've yet to play this on my Gamecube, haven't played any Gamecube games in months. I did enjoy the first Midway Arcade Treasures though.
     
  10. Chaos Yoshi Mage

    Chaos Yoshi Mage The Lonely Raven

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    I bought an old copy of the NES Kid Icarus.
     
  11. SB20xx

    SB20xx Dino Damage!
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    Bought two games with "war" in the title:
    -Wargames: Defcon 1 (PS1)
    -Warhawk (PSone Classics)

    EDIT: Also picked up a Wii card and bought:
    -Castlevania 2 (NES)
    -King of Fighters '97
    -Mega Man 1 (NES)
     
  12. Ryusuke

    Ryusuke SomethingWithTheR

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    I got Rayman Origins and Rayman 2 for Steam
     
  13. Jin Kazama

    Jin Kazama Hawkguy
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    Thanks to a coupon in Best Buy's game magazine, I picked up "Rage: Anarchy Edition" for a whopping $5.

    It looked interesting when it came out, but never got around to getting it. I guess patience pays off.
     
  14. defunctzombie

    defunctzombie Cutie Pie
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    Picked up Yakuza today. Only had the chance to play about 20 minutes but I can already tell it's going to be awesome.

    ...The mispronunciations of the Japanese words sort of bug me though. :|
     
  15. Magus

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    I have Street Fighter X Tekken Special Edition (PS3) and Mass Effect 3 (Xbox 360) on the way even though I'm trading in about 9 games for them. Some of the games that're being traded in could turn a lot of heads too, so I'll just leave it at that.
     
  16. Nel_Annette

    Nel_Annette Living it up.

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    Etrian Odyssey and Etrian Odyssey II. I already own EO3, but i still wanted these.
     
  17. Daxdiv

    Daxdiv Does this look like the face of mercy?

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    So far, I only purchased Stacking, a game from the fine people over at Double Fine. Speaking of Double Fine, I donated $30 to their Kickstarter. Speaking of kickstarter, I also pledge $30 to a Katawa Shoujo art book. Good thing since they were limiting the number of art books due to being overwhelmed at the fans of this game. Sometimes I just love the fan community.
     
  18. River26

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    Tales of Graces F. Didn't have to pay anything. Well, thanks to my three trade-ins in GameStop.

    Been quite a while since I enjoyed a Tales game :).
     
  19. Nel_Annette

    Nel_Annette Living it up.

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    Mario Party 9.

    I hear this one is much improved. We shall see. :)
     
  20. straw_hat

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    I'll be getting Kid Icarus: Uprising in several days and I also bought Sonic Triple Trouble and Pushmo off the 3DS eShop. I also picked my first Club Nintendo gift, a 3DS pouch shaped like Luigi's Hat which just got added for St. Patrick's Day.
     

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