Trade the past - Play the future!

Discussion in 'R4 DS' started by IxthusTiger, Feb 20, 2007.

  1. IxthusTiger
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    IxthusTiger Cruddy's Buddy

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    Can someone make an R4 skin out of this?
     
  2. Bali

    Bali GBAtemp Regular

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    [​IMG] Sony must have been really pissed when they saw that add. But if you read the fine print I don't think many people will be using this.
     
  3. MC DUI

    MC DUI GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    That is the worst deal I have ever seen.

    Any particular reason you want that as a wallpaper? Fanboy much?
     
  4. hankchill

    hankchill I Pwn n00bs.

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    Looks like Sony isn't the favourite anymore [​IMG] Not that they every really *have* been, but still...

    It's kind of weird that they put the PSP under the 'old' section, considering it is still fairly new... maybe Nintendo paid EB Games to do so [​IMG]

    Regards.
     
  5. adgloride

    adgloride Its A Wii Wario

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    What makes me laugh the most is their offering $60 for the DS phat and only $40 more for the psp. It looks like this is the end of the road for the psp.
     
  6. DeepFriedAsian

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    Sony got freaking OWNED by EB Games.
     
  7. Farami9

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    sony so going to sue....
     
  8. chalupa

    chalupa GBAtemp Fan

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    this makes the fanboy inside me smile with glee [​IMG]
     
  9. corbs132

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    on what grounds?
     
  10. ThadSharpe

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    Horray for the DS!
     
  11. juggernaut911

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    chalupa, ur avatar makes me hungry... *drools*

    haha!!! they should make people mad by making the old DS worth more then the PSP!!! [​IMG]
     
  12. strummer12

    strummer12 GBAtemp Regular

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    Yeah, saw the thread at NeoGaf. Some funny photoshops in there too and some sony fanboy flipping out lol.
     
  13. IxthusTiger
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    No skin for me? [​IMG]
     
  14. dOoBiX

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    Yes skin for you. [​IMG]

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    --> Download here
     
  15. wild03

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    I agree with you on the fine print! NOONE will use this. Who has BRAND-NEW DS, PSP, or GBAs?? and even so how is willing to let them go at so cheap a price when ebay will get you much more! This is just a marketing scheme no more no less.

    Just imagine this same ad by Ford with the say mustang on top and a Ferrari trade in on the bottom? Silly?. Will Ferrari get mad if an owner is willing to give the car up for say $10,000? Will the add make the mustang a better car?

    Now I'm not saying that the DS lite is in the mustang category and the PSP on the Ferrari but you get the point that this is just a silly ad! READ the SMALL PRINT.
     
  16. Renegade_R

    Renegade_R Audio/Video Expert

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    What they mean by previously played systems excluded was that you can't purchase one of their used DS Lites
     
  17. joe_gamer

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    LOL...nice ad....I guess the PSP IS older than the Lite.....
     
  18. jlf278

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    I agree with you on the fine print! NOONE will use this. Who has BRAND-NEW DS, PSP, or GBAs?? and even so how is willing to let them go at so cheap a price when ebay will get you much more! This is just a marketing scheme no more no less.


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    The fine print is not saying YOUR trade-in has to be new, but that the credit only applies to BUYING NEW DSLITEs. Of course, you're still right that it's a rip off because you can get a little more on eBay maybe 50% more. On that note, don't ever sell your used games to Gamestop!!!!!
     
  19. BlueStar

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    I believe they mean you can't use your PSP/DS Phat or whatever to get $60 off a second hand DS Lite, and the offer is only valid when buying a new DS Lite.

    EDIT: Uh, yeah, what he said ^ Should read the whole thread before replying [​IMG]
     
  20. pcsoon

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    Is this still valid? I'll trade my psp that been sitting around for a $100 off a new lite.
     
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