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post #1 of 19
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I just got back from getting 2 of them. One at EB and one at Gamestop. Apparently each store gets either 8, 16 or 32 depending on market size.

This might be too late for some, but the west coasters can still make it.

I walked in to EB at 20 after 10am (they started selling at 10am) and walked out with a PS3 Premium reciept. Happy hunting!
post #2 of 19
Boy, it would suck if Sony abandons the gaming line due to falling profits.
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I was planning on doing that, ordering 2, put only did one. Found out about it after I was at work, but there gamestop like 5 mins. away, so rushed over and got one. They had like 4 left i think.
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OMG if i had known i would have been in line there this morning....

looking at making a tasty profit off of sony's debacle....
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Sony didnt announce it until late last night - I know a guy that works at gamestop and his boss called him at midnight last night to tell him about it.
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I was gonna ask if I could reserve 2, but I don't think the guy would have let me. Might call around and see if there are anymore anywhere and reserve a second one, but I think they will all be taken.
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What does this mean? Sorry to sound like a dummy.
    
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post #8 of 19
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GS and EB wouldn't let anyone get more than 1 - and if you go to different Gamestops, use different phone numbers, apparently they all work off of the same DB, and if a # shows up twice, they pull all but one order.
Not sure if this is the way it goes anywhere else, but better safe than sorry.
post #9 of 19
That you can reserve a playstation 3, if you are lucky to get to the store in time, you will get one on nov. 17th.
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GS and EB wouldn't let anyone get more than 1 - and if you go to different Gamestops, use different phone numbers, apparently they all work off of the same DB, and if a # shows up twice, they pull all but one order.
Not sure if this is the way it goes anywhere else, but better safe than sorry.
Most likely, becasue GS and EB are now owned by the same people. Just have to make sure to be there to pick it up that morning it comes out, or they will sell it to someone else. That is if you don't go to the midnight opening, if your stores are doing that.

But like I said, can't go to another store till I get off work, which by then, they will all be gone, or I would think they would be, since it won't be till this afternoon.
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