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First-party PS3 games slashed to half price

Online retailer Shopto.net has knocked a whopping 50% off this Christmas' range of first-party PS3 titles, reducing them to just £19.99 each.

LittleBigPlanet, Resistance 2 and MotorStorm: Pacific Rift have all been subject to the drastic price drops, and are now all available for the sub-£20 price.

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Nineball21123266d ago

That's great news for gamers looking to get some fantastic titles!

The gaming GOD3266d ago

Why is it they wait until AFTER I already have the games to cut the prices like that? lol

I swear I have no luck

Bebedora3266d ago

You've got a nice emoticon for what you just said

Aquanox3266d ago

Interesting. Sony is not in the position to slash the hardware price but they could have a chance from the software side.

I'm impressed by the way, about how slow is Resistance 2 selling, unless VgChartz is getting its numbers dramatically wrong.

Danja3266d ago

thats great news , hopefully more ppl will buy these games , they're more than worth the price...

FantasyStar3266d ago

GODDAMNIT! I already bought those games at the retail value!!!

Ah well.....*hugs level 30 Medic*

heyheyhey3266d ago

"unless VgChartz is getting its numbers dramatically wrong."

nah, you think buddy?

VGchartz can't be wrong can they? check again.... im sure there's an error, VGchartz are NEVER drastically wrong.... NEVER I TELL YOU!!!!!!!!!!!

....bah, im disappointed- i thought you were one of the more cognitive one's.... guess i was wrong

VGCHARTZ!!!!!!!!!!!!!

ravinash3266d ago

Very cleaver marketing.
I didn't know about Shopto.net and I've already got all the games their promoting....but they have made it onto my Favorites list.

anh_duong3266d ago (Edited 3266d ago )

shopto are doing what retailers call unbundling. manufacturers offer them a bundle. in this case it is a ps3 with motorstorm, lbp and r2 for a discount. shopto then separates the items and sells them individually for what it thinks will generate greater profits.

technically, sony doesn't like this but it can't really say no because shopto are buying such a large number of bundles of sony.

many retailers are doing the same with the xbox 360 wireless controller plus lego indiana jones and kung fu panda bundle. they are stripping the bundles because they believe they can get more money selling the items separately.

don't think either sony or ms are 100% pleased with it but at least it generates decent revenue in both instances.

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PirateThom3266d ago

They have Prince of Persia for a decent price. Going to keep a close eye and hope it goes cheaper.

TheHater3266d ago

dude you might as well get it now before the price goes up back again

PirateThom3266d ago

I'm tempted, but in the past few weeks I've bought quite a few games... just grabbed Mirror's Edge for £25 yesterday as well...

Stupid Christmas getting in the way of game buying! :(

TheHater3266d ago

I borrowed this game from my friend because I spend about $250 on games in the last month and a half. I had to skip several games I wanted because of Xmas

pupu3266d ago

Gears of War 2 CONFIRMED GoTY 2008 FACT!

robert02673266d ago

cool price I don't have r2 hey all you people visit the black mesa site source. http://www.blackmesasource....

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Skater3266d ago

I still can't find Resistance 2 for under $60!

ezcex3266d ago

where is the 19.99 for the U.S.

Spike473266d ago

why not take off $10 off of LBP? I'm overwhelmed with the amount of PS3 games.

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