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Just now, Skorp said:

Just a heads up if you missed on preordering Metroid Dread Special. Was able to order one on the Best Buy app. On the website, no luck at all just says please wait forever. So, try it in the app.

I just ordered one too! Looks like it went live just a little while ago. 

I heard from someone that they saw 30 copies at their local Best Buy yesterday just waiting for release day. 

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After the initial "please wait" business both the special edition and the Amiibo are freely available at the moment. Moreover they are allowing to add up to 3 of each to your cart. I guess they have lots of stock.

Both items went live at midnight CST so about 1hr 15min ago as of this post.

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30 minutes ago, bowser said:

After the initial "please wait" business both the special edition and the Amiibo are freely available at the moment. Moreover they are allowing to add up to 3 of each to your cart. I guess they have lots of stock.

Both items went live at midnight CST so about 1hr 15min ago as of this post.

Oh phew, I had almost forgot to order the Amiibo!

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Huh I didn't know they did a normal old color red/blue OLED switch but I didn't look too hard at it given my system isn't broken enough yet to replace it. 😄

My old V1 has all the problems the original ones had with cracks from heat and stuff, but it still works, just ugly.  I wish I didn't know a Pro system could be a year or two out, dropping $350 for a short term thing bugs me considering I'd have a hard time selling the existing system to get much back given the physical condition of its frame.

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On 10/6/2021 at 6:58 PM, Chaos Control said:

Now that Kotor has been announced for the Switch, has there been any reliable word on a physical edition? 

No, there has been no talk of a physical release, yet. I'd bet we'll eventually see one, but that hasn't yet been confirmed by anyone.

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26 minutes ago, Quaze said:

No, there has been no talk of a physical release, yet. I'd bet we'll eventually see one, but that hasn't yet been confirmed by anyone.

LRG in 2022: "KoToR and KoToR II will be available for preorder for $34.95 apiece"

THQ in 2023: "Here's a KoToR double pack for $29.99.  We'll drop the price in two weeks."

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19 hours ago, Reed Rothchild said:

LRG in 2022: "KoToR and KoToR II will be available for preorder for $34.95 apiece"

THQ in 2023: "Here's a KoToR double pack for $29.99.  We'll drop the price in two weeks."

#Accurate. I wish there was a list of the top 10 biggest instances of things like this happening.

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11 hours ago, Quaze said:

#Accurate. I wish there was a list of the top 10 biggest instances of things like this happening.

Not just them, others do it and even more poorly.  Like those fools at SLG who make up a sales figure by a somewhat inaccurate metric and then pitch the game so called 'for sale.'  Problem is if you don't read the fine print I guess, because they'll leave it for sale for over a year if necessary if they don't clear their quota.  They wanted $40 for Cotton Reboot for Switch, I popped for it, 6-9mo later I canceled it.  Why?  Because ININ picked it up and immediately packaged the identical game, box art etc just with their logo vs SLGs on it and for $30 ($10 LESS) on amazon... no wait, and free shipping too which SLG doesn't.  Being stubbornly f'ing stupid is not a successful business model.  Cut your quota, cancel the game, ore revise your business model as that's moronic.

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29 minutes ago, Tanooki said:

So what's the catch with this game?  The video seems more like this confusing box puzzle of sorts.

It seems to have a lot of exploration* and puzzles - which I like (I consider The Last Campfire to be a sleeper hit - at least for me it was). 

One of the descriptions I read says it has several modes - which include some that have lots of enemies to slice and dice.

*The dungeons in Phantasy Star II didn't annoy me a bit!

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