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1. Posted: Sat 25th Jul 2009 22:20 BST
Have you ever resold a game you've bought to a friend, family member, or someone instead of selling them at a game shop? Also if you have, have you ever made good profit?
The reason i ask is i think game shops really rip you off when you offer games for trade in and i was thinking, why sell a 60 dollar game for 8 bucks at an EB when i can probably get a friend to buy it for 30-40 (instead of them getting a 60 game new)
Edited on Sat 25th July, 2009 @ 22:20 by Modern_Legend
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2. Posted: Sat 25th Jul 2009 22:22 BST
I've sold lots of games on eBay and one game to a friend. I've never made a profit since I always buy games new to begin with.
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3. Posted: Sat 25th Jul 2009 22:24 BST
I've sold............................................................................... 20+ games, but mostly to game stores.
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4. Posted: Sat 25th Jul 2009 22:29 BST
Once, I sold a GBA game that had some board games. I gave it to him for free.
5. Posted: Sat 25th Jul 2009 23:59 BST
I mean profit in the sense that youd make more than you wud if u returned it to a game store
6. Posted: Sun 26th Jul 2009 00:03 BST
i bought Armored Core 9 from a movie rental store for $8, and then sold it at game Crazy for about $20
Edited on Sun 26th July, 2009 @ 00:03 by irken004
7. Posted: Sun 26th Jul 2009 00:07 BST
LOL epic win imagine buying something for 80 000 dollars then getting 200 000 dollars for it...thats the same type of thing lol but on a smaller scale obviously
Edited on Sun 26th July, 2009 @ 00:08 by Modern_Legend
8. Posted: Sun 26th Jul 2009 00:08 BST
irken004 wrote:i bought Armored Core 9 from a movie rental store for $8, and then sold it at game Crazy for about $20 LOL epic win
LOL epic win
Yea, and that game was TOUGH! easily one of the toughest game i've ever played
Edited on Sun 26th July, 2009 @ 00:08 by irken004
9. Posted: Sun 26th Jul 2009 00:19 BST
I traded in games I wish I would have never traded like Silent Hill 2 or Mario vs. Donkey Kong. Eventually I regret trading them in
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10. Posted: Sun 26th Jul 2009 15:49 BST
I sell all my games on E-bay unless their a keeper of course. I usually buy my games from e-bay or supermarkets as that's where I find the lowest prices. A lot of the games I sold on E-bay I actually made a profit on e.g bought Metroid Prime 3 for £8 sold it for £18. I buy games from car boots sometimes too then sell em' on E-bay for twice the price. It's the recession guys you gotta do what you can.
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11. Posted: Sun 26th Jul 2009 15:58 BST
You mean this underground?
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12. Posted: Sun 26th Jul 2009 16:03 BST
I never would trade in a game. Selling on eBay or whatever is always going to be best because the price is going to be higher than the trade, but lower than what gamestop will mark it up for. It's like textbooks for college. I always sold mine on half.com, and made more money than what the bookstore would have given me.
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