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bwood
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Tue Jan-05-21 09:11 AM

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"I copped a PS5 last week."


  

          

Literally had it for a week now.

I'm digging it. 4K Blu-rays look amazing.

Spider-Man: Miles Morales was hella fun (beat it last night. Just have side missions to do).

Very happy do far.

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I found a 3060ti quicker than I found a PS5
Jan 06th 2021
1
damn son where'd you find that?!
Jan 07th 2021
3
      I put the HotStock app on my phone and just setup a notification for it
Jan 08th 2021
5
           i'll try it. thanks
Jan 08th 2021
6
                Just reading this but try Microcenter if you have one near by
Mar 15th 2021
17
Nice!
Jan 07th 2021
2
Probably cop in the spring
Jan 08th 2021
4
when do you guys think these will be "easily" available?
Jan 13th 2021
7
Probably by March or April.
Jan 16th 2021
8
      yeah, PS4 was pretty rough until the following February
Jan 18th 2021
9
           True.
Jan 23rd 2021
10
I consider myself lucky, I was able to cop both Series X and PS5 on laun...
Jan 25th 2021
11
got my pre orders in for both
Jan 25th 2021
12
I had OG Xbox and PS4, so I feel I had a pretty good upgrade on performa...
Jan 26th 2021
13
Same here. Got PS5 from Target and 2 Series Xs and 1 S from BB
Jan 26th 2021
14
Fedex says out for delivery of my Gamestop bundle
Mar 15th 2021
15
when the Stimmy hits I'll get my Ps5.
Mar 15th 2021
16
you're gonna stimulate someone else's stimulus?
Mar 16th 2021
18
yeah the only way is a big-ass bundle
Mar 16th 2021
19
Keep Wario64's twitter alerts coming to your phone
Mar 16th 2021
20

Mafamaticks
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Wed Jan-06-21 05:59 PM

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1. "I found a 3060ti quicker than I found a PS5"
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looks like I'm gonna build a gaming PC.

Once God of War Ragnarok or Horizon Forbidden West drops I'll cop one immediately.

  

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bearfield
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Thu Jan-07-21 10:43 PM

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3. "damn son where'd you find that?!"
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been looking for 3070 since september. last i read stock wouldn't be adequate until april

  

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Mafamaticks
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5. "I put the HotStock app on my phone and just setup a notification for it"
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Best Buy stocks the founder's edition ones. It alerted me and I went straight to buy it from my phone. I couldn't believe it went through honestly cause I never had the same luck with a PS5.

  

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bearfield
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6. "i'll try it. thanks"
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i meant 3080 FE but typed in 3070 for some reason

i've had a new build ready for a new card just sitting in the corner collecting dust for months now. my trusty 980ti is still going strong though so i'm ok with waiting another couple of months. hopefully the 3080 FE will function as well for this new generation as the 980ti did with the previous generation

  

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17. "Just reading this but try Microcenter if you have one near by"
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There is an unoffical Microcenter discord group I joined, they often talk about what stock is going to be at what store and when.

I went one time, waited in line early in the AM, and got a EVGA RTX 3080 the first attempt. Store got almost 80 cards that day ranging from 3070, 3080, and 3090.

Online you can forget about it because bots scoop them up in about a second.

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chillinCHiEF
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2. "Nice!"
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I copped Miles Morales on sale a few weeks ago but haven't been able to find a PS5 yet.

  

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spenzalii
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4. "Probably cop in the spring"
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By then they will be more widely available and I'll hopefully have my OLED

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HecticHavoc
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7. "when do you guys think these will be "easily" available?"
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not a Harry Potter guy but i imagine that game is gonna be good.

hopefully the remaster Sekiro or do something with it. i dont think there will be a game on PS5 to match that for a long time.

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bwood
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8. "Probably by March or April."
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Sony said they're ramping up production to get at least 17 to 18 million just to America alone on the next few months.

I see thr scalpers hoarding these and reselling them for outrageous prices. Those fools are gonna have a wake up call soon.

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9. "yeah, PS4 was pretty rough until the following February"
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A similar turn around feels about right here, though with the pandemic still raging I'll bet demand is still much higher than this time last generation.


Plus with Game Pass and even the Playstation Instant Game Collection, it's never been a better time to be a first-time owner of either series of consoles. You can catch up on the past on the cheap cheap.


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bwood
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10. "True."
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I'm going to finally play the Uncharted series and hopefully finish Ghost of Tsushima

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Innocent Criminal
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11. "I consider myself lucky, I was able to cop both Series X and PS5 on laun..."
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Both from Walmart. None of my close friends have been able to cop either so far. Even got a Series S for my son for Christmas. I just wish I had this luck with sneaker drops.

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12. "got my pre orders in for both"
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to anyone without em....you're not missing out


www.engadgethd.com - the other stuff i'm looking at

  

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Innocent Criminal
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13. "I had OG Xbox and PS4, so I feel I had a pretty good upgrade on performa..."
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but other than that, there isn't anything that I see a need for anyone to rush out and especially pay scalpers for.

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14. "Same here. Got PS5 from Target and 2 Series Xs and 1 S from BB"
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But like rjcc said, people aren't missing much at the moment till they really put out some games. But I do like the upgrades old games have received.

  

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15. "Fedex says out for delivery of my Gamestop bundle"
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definitely playing Miles Morales first... Have my PS4 and ethernet cable just WAITING for a data transfer, and then ill start playing. I want to put GoW4, RDR2, and MLB The Show 19 on the PS5 before I start dabbling.

so damn excited... fed ex said delivery was set for yesterday, sat at my desk like a clown staring out my window for a truck.

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16. "when the Stimmy hits I'll get my Ps5."
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18. "you're gonna stimulate someone else's stimulus?"
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Tue Mar-16-21 02:58 AM by Nodima

  

          

Outside blind luck or StockX secondary markets it really sounds like C-19's gonna keep this out of the average person with other stuff to do during the day's hands until holiday season



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HecticHavoc
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19. "yeah the only way is a big-ass bundle"
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I was camping out for the gamestop bundle, but at just under $800 after tax, scalpers avoid the bundles thankfully.

im not even mad. i realized when I opened up Miles Morales that it also comes with remastered spiderman (one of my all time fav games)

MM is super smooth, still adjusting to the controller, slingin around the city is actually a bit clunkier and not as smooth as the ps4 controller and previous game, but maybe I just need to play more.

i also put the Cold War disc in so it could update, its going to take upwards of 5 hours. but i probably wont play cold war for a few months, im all in on spidey.

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20. "Keep Wario64's twitter alerts coming to your phone"
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and check for Best Buy and Target alerts he mentions. Those have been the easiest for me so far when copping systems for family. They were Venmo'ing left and right at one point cuz I was able to get through lol.

  

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