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Anyone have it? Is it worth the extra $ 10? I don't really mind spending an extra $ 10 on it but is the bonus content any good?
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don't know about GOW but usually i don't buy collectors unless it has something cool, i.e. extra mulity player maps ect but in this case I bet it is just a gimik you proably get the sound track or a little action figure. just looked it up
Destroyed Beauty, the Gears of War hardbound art book
Bonus special features DVD, including:
An inside look at the making of Gears of War
The "Art of Gears of War" trailer
Gears of War: The Race to E3

if any of that sounds good go for it but I would pass.
    
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Yeah, I already looked it up. I was just wondering if anyone who has it wants to let me know whether it's a decent book and DVD. I never buy Collector's Edition stuff unless there's a real reason for it. I usually just want the case of a Collector's Edition, the extra content usually isn't worth it.
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Haha me either i made an exception however and pre-ordered halo 3 legendary that helmet was to cool to pass up lol
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I got it, nothing really special in it. If you are a fan of the game, I'd get it. Some of the behind the scenes stuff is cool to watch.
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Yeah, I've had Halo 3 preordered for over a month, it's an exception.

I don't think I'm gonna get the GoW Collector's Edition. Mostly because that $ 10 I save will be half of the $ 20 it costs to buy the adapter to hook my wireless 360 controller up to my computer.
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post #7 of 8
It isn't worth it. I was with my cousin when he bought gears of war and all that it has is a metal case instead of a plastic one (a pain in the ass, actually), some behind the scenes crap, and a little extra histry guide. The only reason he got it is because they were out of the normal version. The only collectors edition thing I've bought lately has been Oblivion. That mini-book that game with it had LOADS of Cyrodill history, was well-written, and had a nice aged look.
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Apparently you can download the ectra multiplayer maps off Xbox live for free so dont worry about it, the firm loves offering mutliplayer updates for free
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