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Old 06-24-2011, 01:11 PM   #1
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Batman Arkham Asylum Hits the Bargain Bin


Amazon.com is having a one-day sale on the Game of the Year edition of Batman: Arkham Asylum for $19.99.

If you missed this one before, do yourself a favor and pick it up now!
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Old 06-24-2011, 01:12 PM   #2
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A must play for sure.
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Old 06-24-2011, 01:42 PM   #3
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Wait, what? <blinks> A "xxxx hits the bargain bin" post from Evil that isn't thinly veiled trolling?

What's this site coming to?
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Old 06-24-2011, 01:49 PM   #4
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Wait, what? <blinks> A "xxxx hits the bargain bin" post from Evil that isn't thinly veiled trolling?

What's this site coming to?
None of these posts are trolling, they are all real sales. But, the "bargain bin" part is more tongue-in-cheek because $20 off a $60 game doesn't feel much like a sale.
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Old 06-24-2011, 04:02 PM   #5
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$20 ain't a sale, it's full price!! I believe I got this one on sale for $10 on a Steam sale some time back; maybe $15. Can't remember.
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Old 06-24-2011, 04:28 PM   #6
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We've had this as low as 5 here, this is a crap bargain.
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Old 06-24-2011, 04:52 PM   #7
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Wow, you guys are harsh. This has been about $28 on Amazon for a looong time. Close to 30 percent off that price is a pretty good deal. If you've seen it better, where was your post letting everyone know?
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Old 06-24-2011, 04:55 PM   #8
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Note that this is the GotY edition too, and not the original. Includes the add-ins. Have to factor the added cost for the console version too over Steam.
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Old 06-24-2011, 05:12 PM   #9
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I own this game on 2 platforms, its THAT good. But yeah, I got the PC version for like $10 on a Steam sale, so this is not that good.
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Old 06-24-2011, 06:50 PM   #10
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Old 06-24-2011, 08:15 PM   #11
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+1. The game is that good. I do hope they adjust the "Detective mode" a bit for Arkham City. I'd rather have to use it in brief moments, because the art style is soo good.
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Old 06-24-2011, 09:17 PM   #12
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It was a bit annoying to basically always be walking around with detective mode on. They do need to adjust that. If you had to pick a nit, that would be the one.
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Old 06-24-2011, 10:03 PM   #13
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It was a bit annoying to basically always be walking around with detective mode on. They do need to adjust that. If you had to pick a nit, that would be the one.
Bahaha. Let's not go down THAT road again, because THAT is one of my major 'nits' to pick on the damn game.
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Bahaha. Let's not go down THAT road again, because THAT is one of my major 'nits' to pick on the damn game.
It's also the only one.
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Ha! Not true even in the slightest.
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Old 06-25-2011, 06:36 AM   #17
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Yeah, I don't see why everyone lost their shit over this game. It was good enough in my opinion, but, in the end, majorly overrated.
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None of these posts are trolling, they are all real sales. But, the "bargain bin" part is more tongue-in-cheek because $20 off a $60 game doesn't feel much like a sale.
I remember when the bargain bins were a step UP from the shareware bins! Imagine a time when free products didn't try to infect your computer with vicious legal malware all in some feeble attempt to frustrate you into purchasing their product.
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