[RUMOR] Gamestop to stop Amiibo preorders?

Discussion in 'User Submitted News' started by loco365, Jun 4, 2015.

  1. loco365

    loco365 GBAtemp Guru

    Sep 1, 2010
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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?

    Nov 1, 2010
    United States
    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

    Jul 12, 2012
    United States
    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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    Apr 9, 2009
    *facepalms and walks out of thread*
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  5. Ryukouki

    Ryukouki See you later, guys.

    Jan 31, 2008
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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

    Mar 19, 2013
    United States
    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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