So what did you guys picked up during the GoD sale

#1 Posted by 617_jbug (343 posts) -

I'm really thinking about picking up MK vs DC. Seems like the sale was great for the AUS and EU users because the games came in cheap prices for them.

#2 Edited by Demoskinos (14596 posts) -

Nothing. I flirted with the idea of getting El Shaddai since I have a random 340 points for whatever reason floating on my account but I don't need yet another game I'm not going to ever play.

#3 Posted by Akyho (1587 posts) -

I am Uk and baught Racedriver grid for £2.69 and Hawx for the same price.I never gave hawx a chance before and I am enjoying it. Next steam sale I will buy Hawx 2. Or if I see a cheap xbox hawx 2.

Xbox should have done these sort of deals along time ago.

Pitty....I see myself jumping ship to ps4 next time around as I am not confortable with Ms current buisness actions. Still I am xbox for now and more so with these cheap deals!

#4 Edited by ShaggE (6351 posts) -

Skipped it. I was tempted, but slow internet and small HDD means that the few On Demand games I have will remain the only ones. Going to use the money I would have spent and finally get Rocksmith + guitar cable.

#5 Posted by SuperWristBands (2266 posts) -

Dark Messiah of Might and Magic: Elements and El Shaddai.

Surprisingly Might and Magic has kept my interest despite being a totally mediocre game, though I did just become a demon "Alien" (y'know the H.R. Giger one) and that is... still pretty normal.

I got, like, one hour into El Shaddai before being put off by almost everything except for the fantastic visual design and those menu sounds.

Going into those two games I expected my feelings to be reversed.

#6 Posted by DaMisterChief (628 posts) -

Left 4 Dead 2 (NO MORE DISK SWAPPING)

Civilization Revolution

Mortal Kombat Vs DC Universe

El Shaddi

#7 Posted by Genfuyung (227 posts) -

MK vs DC and Code Veronica

#8 Posted by Epidehl (285 posts) -

Picked up MK vs DC, The Darkness, and El Shaddai. Only played The Darkness and El Shaddai so far, and I'm not totally thrilled with either one yet.

#9 Posted by Tajasaurus (803 posts) -

I got GRAW for, like, $2.50 which is super rad.

#10 Posted by HistoryInRust (6279 posts) -

Grid. Which I'm enjoying more than I expected, actually.

#11 Posted by mellotronrules (1172 posts) -

just el shaddai. 3 bucks ain't bad.

#12 Posted by Morningstar (2145 posts) -

A couple of games, but I've forgotten which ones.

#13 Posted by Shaunage (694 posts) -

MGS Collection

HAWX

Raving Rabbids

Max Payne 3

Civ Rev

Hoping that Code Veronica gets another drop on some final day thing, because I flat out didn't have $5 when it was on sale...

#14 Posted by bibamatt (1086 posts) -

Picked up Code Veronica. Been meaning to play that for YEARS. Very tempted to pick up Max Payne 3 for £4.49 today, despite having the disk version. I could probably sell the disk for more than that and not have to swap disks when I want to play it.

#15 Posted by Ashwyn (202 posts) -
  
#16 Edited by Bourbon_Warrior (4523 posts) -

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 for $10 and Max Payne 3 for $5, these savings are way better than anything I have picked up from the steam sales over the past few years. MGS 2 and 3 for $10 worth it for only Snake Eater? never played it.

#17 Edited by DelroyLindo (387 posts) -

mgs hd, mainly for snake eater which I never played when i had a ps2

#18 Posted by zoozilla (978 posts) -

I bought El Shaddai, thinking of buying Dirt 2 but the only driving game I've ever really gotten into is Burnout. Would Dirt 2 be accessible enough for me to have fun with it?

#19 Posted by sopachuco13 (392 posts) -

I bought MKvs.DC. I wanted to buy Fallout 3 and Dirt 2, but, since I live in Japan, they both gave me the error message that I can't download in my region. Fuckin' sucks! I really wanted to play Dirt 2. I guess I'll have to buy it on Steam or somewhere else.

#20 Edited by Bourbon_Warrior (4523 posts) -

@zoozilla said:

I bought El Shaddai, thinking of buying Dirt 2 but the only driving game I've ever really gotten into is Burnout. Would Dirt 2 be accessible enough for me to have fun with it?

Dirt 2 is awesome, it has the rewind feature as well so its super forgiving. Plus the whole X Games theme to it is really funny, you can set your name as well so people like Matt Hoffman and Dave Mirra call you by your first name, there is a few hundred names to choose from to so they must of recording a stupid amount of dialouge for it. Burnout Paradise is my favourite driving game and Dirt 2 was the only "serious" driving game I could get into, the Rally aspect is only about 20% of the game if that.

#21 Posted by jaycrockett (436 posts) -

Only bought Assassin's Creed : Brotherhood. Still considering Dirt 2, and maybe one of the 2.99 ones as I have that many points kicking around already.

#22 Posted by Kedi2 (244 posts) -

Tomb Raider: Legend and El Shaddai.

#23 Posted by Bourbon_Warrior (4523 posts) -

Jump on the Max Payne deal for $5, I think MS got something wrong because the promo image says $15 but when I went to buy it charged me $5 =)

#24 Edited by mtcantor (947 posts) -

I read this and instantly thought: "Gathering of Developers had a sale?"

I'm old.

#25 Posted by EarlessShrimp (1632 posts) -

I ended up with El shaddai. For 3 bucks that game is pretty damn good! Definitely wouldn't be worth 60 dollars in my opinion. But 3, well you can't say no to something that cheap.

#26 Edited by brundlefly (70 posts) -

Metal Gear HD Collection

Metal Gear Peace Walker

Dirt 2

Civilization Revolution

Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe

Not a bad haul for forty bucks.

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