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Topic: GameStop has the systems!

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kyomagi

kyomagi

1. Posted:

For all the little nasty rumors going around about there being shortages, my gamestop i pre ordered at and the one across the street have their systems. BUT they only have pre orders. No extra systems. They also mentioned that Nintendo is estimating a mid july second shipment for anyone who did not pre order.

Hope ya'll pre ordered!

kyomagi

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komicturtle

komicturtle

2. Posted:

I heard that. But it's only for SOME Gamestops that will suffer.

komicturtle

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TeeJay

TeeJay

3. Posted:

I'm calling my local Gamestop every day from now until launch day to see if they have them yet.

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kyomagi

kyomagi

4. Posted:

komicturtle92 wrote:

I heard that. But it's only for SOME Gamestops that will suffer.

Your right, but those gamestops that said they did not get enough are getting a second shipment tomorrow. There was some sort of mistake with dispatch in the US. But if you want a 3ds, your best bet is to check out a big box store like target or bestbuy, it seems that the 3ds release is centered around more the gaming stores like gamestop, game and gamestation in the UK and Amazon.

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iphys

iphys

5. Posted:

Mid-July? Seriously? Unless there's a component they need from Japan, I can't imagine they won't be producing these things continuously. Glad I pre-ordered a system just in case there are shortages for a while.

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kyomagi

kyomagi

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iphys wrote:

Mid-July? Seriously? Unless there's a component they need from Japan, I can't imagine they won't be producing these things continuously. Glad I pre-ordered a system just in case there are shortages for a while.

The chips are made in Japan, like i stated above, they were close to the earth quake and the nuke site. Thats most likely the hold up.

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iphys

iphys

7. Posted:

That's too bad. I haven't even really thought of how long it's potentially going to take Japan to recover to normal.

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pixelman

pixelman

8. Posted:

So can you pick up your pre-order now or do you have to wait for the 27th? lol
I hope mine comes from Amazon early!

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kyomagi

kyomagi

9. Posted:

No you have to wait until they release it, in my case, midnight saturday night

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pixelman

pixelman

10. Posted:

Ah darn, haha. Well we'll see how Amazon handles it. :3

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NintenMOE

NintenMOE

11. Posted:

iphys wrote:

Mid-July? Seriously? Unless there's a component they need from Japan, I can't imagine they won't be producing these things continuously. Glad I pre-ordered a system just in case there are shortages for a while.

Yeah me too...I'd be FREAKIN' PISSED if I had to wait day...nevermind waiting until mid July. That's crazy!

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Funky_Gamer

Funky_Gamer

12. Posted:

Oh thats just fantastic... I guess I won't be getting one until mid July...

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bboy2970

bboy2970

13. Posted:

Its times like this that make me wish I was a Gamestop manager. I could just casually sneak one of those systems away for myself a few days early :3

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James

James

14. Posted:

Here in the UK, I've heard it'll be a few weeks before the second shipment; a few months is unheard of. I think you'll be looking at another delivery into the country around April/May, not July :)

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TingLzAdmin

TingLz

15. Posted:

I question where these dates came from :P

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James

James

16. Posted:

From anonymous retail sources.

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TingLzAdmin

TingLz

17. Posted:

James Newton wrote:

From anonymous retail sources.

Of course :D

But it seems that some anonymous sources aren't agreeing with each other :)

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James

James

18. Posted:

My sources are never wrong.

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Raylax

Raylax

19. Posted:

James Newton wrote:

My sources are never wrong.

A crystal ball and a smoke machine don't count as a reliable source, no matter what the voices tell you :3

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Token_Girl

Token_Girl

20. Posted:

Raylax wrote:

James+Newton wrote:

My sources are never wrong.

A crystal ball and a smoke machine don't count as a reliable source, no matter what the voices tell you :3

The voices in James's head need no smoke and mirrors.

That being said - I'm sure these things will be shipped fairly continuously (though we'll still probably see shortages, that's just how it goes).

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