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Old 06-08-11, 02:42 AM
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Originally Posted by RapidTransit View Post
What was the last price at? I don't recall if this was that great a deal or not (I think the lesser content quality UK version was about this price).
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Old 06-08-11, 05:54 AM
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Originally Posted by Navinabob View Post
What was the last price at? I don't recall if this was that great a deal or not (I think the lesser content quality UK version was about this price).
According to CamelCamelCamel $113.99 is the lowest it's been.
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Old 06-08-11, 07:32 AM
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Originally Posted by Navinabob View Post
What was the last price at? I don't recall if this was that great a deal or not (I think the lesser content quality UK version was about this price).
I bought it for around $140 and I think it's been that price a couple times.
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Old 06-08-11, 09:19 AM
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Originally Posted by PopcornBandit View Post
According to CamelCamelCamel $113.99 is the lowest it's been.
At Amazon, yes. At NBC/Universal's store, some lucky people got the BSG BD set for $49.99 in May 2010. I think that was the old packaging (w/o The Plan) though.
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Finally! Samurai Champloo is $27.99. Thanks Lizard.
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Originally Posted by trespoochies View Post
Finally! Samurai Champloo is $27.99. Thanks Lizard.
FWIW, this is a new encode than the previous Blu-ray release and it is definitely for the better.
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Tempted by BSG as I don't have any seasons on BD and am missing half of one on SD. Would be a benefit to have it all together.
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Firefox/ Heartbreak Ridge @ $12.99 is tempting.
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Originally Posted by trespoochies View Post
Finally! Samurai Champloo is $27.99. Thanks Lizard.
When it comes to pricing anime, Borders.com is the king. I got this, shipped free to home on release day for $26.39 using a 40% off coupon.
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Alien Anthology is 16.65 on Amazon.co.uk. The site has it listed as 19.98, but it adjusted to the lower price when checking out.

Total with shipping for me was $33.65. Much better deal than the current $52.99 sale.
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Originally Posted by izatright View Post
When it comes to pricing anime, Borders.com is the king. I got this, shipped free to home on release day for $26.39 using a 40% off coupon.
Sorry, but when it comes to Borders, I will pay Amazon MORE just so I don't have to deal them. I'm glad they're dying a slow death. (Yes, I have issues with them).
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Originally Posted by Sweet Baby James View Post
FWIW, this is a new encode than the previous Blu-ray release and it is definitely for the better.
Awesome, I didn't know that. I just liked the show a lot. I'm hoping somewhere, somehow, Cowboy Bebop will get the same treatment.
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Originally Posted by matt0009 View Post
Alien Anthology is 16.65 on Amazon.co.uk. The site has it listed as 19.98, but it adjusted to the lower price when checking out.
That would be the VAT tax removed from the price and gets countered with the shipping charge.
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Originally Posted by trespoochies View Post
Sorry, but when it comes to Borders, I will pay Amazon MORE just so I don't have to deal them. I'm glad they're dying a slow death. (Yes, I have issues with them).
Class, today's lesson will help in preparation for your SAT's:

Manzana is to Best Buy, as Trespoochies is to Borders
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Originally Posted by Sweet Baby James View Post
FWIW, this is a new encode than the previous Blu-ray release and it is definitely for the better.
Can you provide some links or proof of this? The last thing I read said it was the same encode in new packaging. I would be interested if it is indeed a new encode.
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Originally Posted by jwstl View Post
Can you provide some links or proof of this? The last thing I read said it was the same encode in new packaging. I would be interested if it is indeed a new encode.
If I must-


http://forum.blu-ray.com/blu-ray-mov...ml#post4794224


I've also read on other forums that they took it easy on the DNR with this release. I never saw the first Blu-ray release to compare, but the new version looks solid to me.
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fyi, I saw many of these and then some 2-packs for $14.99 at Best Buy today. Minus the $5 off coupon that can be found around here + tax may make it a better deal for some at Best Buy.
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Of course, if you buy 2 two-packs you're .02 shy of free shipping!
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Originally Posted by Navinabob View Post
What was the last price at? I don't recall if this was that great a deal or not (I think the lesser content quality UK version was about this price).
I picked up my set from Amazon UK back in November and paid a total of about $100, including shipping.
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

Originally Posted by Murmur View Post
I picked up my set from Amazon UK back in November and paid a total of about $100, including shipping.
Thanks, I jumped on the US deal because of the missing webisodes and mission special. I think a few other extras got dumped off as well.
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Class, today's lesson will help in preparation for your SAT's:

Manzana is to Best Buy, as Trespoochies is to Borders
With the main difference being Manzana has his own official MAC(tm) (Manzana Attackers Club) with a large membership and Trespoochies does not. I get attacked in some threads even if I don't say a word.
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Re: Amazon Discounts and Deals Thread #7 (is it #7? I'll pretend it is)

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With the main difference being Manzana has his own official MAC(tm) (Manzana Attackers Club) with a large membership and Trespoochies does not. I get attacked in some threads even if I don't say a word.
I think you'd be largely ignored if you didn't post stuff like this. I think most people think you just like the attention. Doh! I fell into your trap.
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With the main difference being Manzana has his own official MAC(tm) (Manzana Attackers Club) with a large membership and Trespoochies does not. I get attacked in some threads even if I don't say a word.
I'll let you keep that title. My Trespoochies Attackers Club consists of my dogs, wife, and daughter. That's all this delicate soul can handle.
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