[RUMOR] Gamestop to stop Amiibo preorders?

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  1. loco365
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    Do you think there is any truth to this rumor? If it is true, what kinds of pros/cons will this ensue? Will something like this put a dent to scalpers that resell new Amiibos when they launch? Should more stores embrace this idea and allow only one Amiibo per customer?
     
  2. Wellington2k

    Wellington2k DO YOU HAS?

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    Somewhere in this world of ours
    I saw people carrying 8 or so Amiibos in their arms at Toys R Us at the Wave 4 launch all of which were Greninja. It was horrible. A strict rule of one per person may be the only thing left to do.
     
  3. keven3477

    keven3477 Fresh Prince of Lemonade

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    Somewhere you can never find.
    when I picked up my greninja at toys r us, there already was a sign on the entrance saying amiibo line starts here and only 1 of each per customer, and of course there was a line. but an hour after it opened every thing was sold out, I actualy was the last one to get greninja.
     
  4. Hells Malice

    Hells Malice Are you a bully?

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    *facepalms and walks out of thread*
     
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  5. Ryukouki

    Ryukouki See you later, guys.

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  6. BORTZ

    BORTZ Tired of being the good guy

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    Huh, if only there was a way to alleviate scalping and hoarding... oh like producing more at a time, Nintendo?
     
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  7. Adeka

    Adeka Beta Tester

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    My toys r us had about 150 greninja. I should of got multiple and traded them for robin/lucina/jigglypuff since those are the only 3 I still need. Very stupid of me.
     
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