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Old 12-24-02, 09:04 PM
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The Official "What did Santa bring you?" thread

I got mine a little early tonight from my wife and was surprised that she knew what games to get me. She said that she would listen in on my conversations with friends and my brothers and would write down the names of the games that I said was "cool" or that I would like to have.

I got:

Splinter Cell
Ghost Recon
Unreal Champioship
Turok
Enclave
Serious Sam (Raincheck)
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Old 12-24-02, 09:20 PM
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You said Turok was cool?
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Old 12-24-02, 11:12 PM
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You said Turok was cool?
It's entirely possible that I did several weeks ago.
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Old 12-24-02, 11:48 PM
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Santa was myself and my haphazard credit card use, but I guess that I can say that Santa brought me:

A Gamecube w/ Metroid and a Wavebird for around $115 with the CC, MS Wallet, and rebate deal

A few preorders for next year for about $20 each from the EB and BBV deals

Splinter Cell for $32.99 from the CC sale and $5 BB coupn

Serious Sam for $14.99 from same
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Old 12-24-02, 11:55 PM
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Metroid Prime & Metroid Fusion so far ... still hoping for RE0...
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Old 12-25-02, 12:07 AM
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I got Ninja Assault... and it doesn't work (most of the CD-rom games I have for my PS2 make some horrendous noises, but DO play, this is the first time I've encountered a game that would refuse to even load )
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Old 12-25-02, 12:10 AM
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I bought myself an Xbox and Halo the day after Thanksgiving.
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Old 12-25-02, 12:39 AM
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I listed all my stuff on my 'Hitman 2' thread, but since this is the offical place to do it, here they are again:


Xbox System
Xbox Live Starter Kit (XBox)
Jet Set Radio Future/ Sega GT 2002 (XBox)
Amped (Xbox)
Shenmue II (XBox)
Splinter Cell (XBox)
MechAssault (XBox)
Halo (XBox)
Hitman 2 (XBox)
Extra Xbox S Controller
Devil May Cry (PS2)
Metroid Prime (GC)
Resident Evil Zero (GC)
WaveBird Wireless Controller (GC)
Metroid Fusion (GBA)
Super Monkey Ball Jr. (GBA)


I love Christmas!
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Old 12-25-02, 12:53 AM
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I got this stuff the day after thanksgiving thanks to the circuit city/msn wallet deal:
xbox
xbox live
extra s controller and the advanced av pack

then I got:
ghost recon
splinter cell
buffy the vampire slayer
halo

bought this for the kids so I am sure I will play some too:
2 Black TRU gameboy advance with super mario advance 2.
castlevania harmony of whatever

and I just bought harry potter COS for GBA for my daughter.
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Old 12-25-02, 01:09 AM
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Unreal Championship
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Old 12-25-02, 01:36 AM
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Santa been good to me.

PS2:
Suikoden 3
Onimusha 2
Sly Cooper
Ratchet and Clank

Gamecube:
Metroid Prime
Animal Crossing
Starfox Adventures
Resident Evil Zero

PC:
Medal of Honor: Spearhead Expansion Pack
No One Lives Forever 2
Arx Fatalis
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Old 12-25-02, 01:40 AM
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I will be happy if I get half of what you guys got. Damn!!
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Old 12-25-02, 04:38 AM
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I bought some games early for myself and others are gifts. I spent about 100 bucks at Blockbusters used game and DVD sale. My whole Christmas take for games is below. My biggest gift was a 10 gig ipod I got a couple of weeks early.

Wavebird Controller (GC)
BMX XXX (GC)
Mario Party 4 (GC)
Tiger Woods 2003 (GC)
Agent Under Fire (GC)
Lost Kingdoms (GC)
Metroid Fusion (GBA)
Legend of Zelda Link to the Past (GBA)
Phantasy Star Collection (GBA)
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Old 12-25-02, 04:41 AM
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So far, gamewise, my brother gave me Halo, Mechassault, and XBox Live (also Age of Mythology--very nice to have a brother that works at MS). Hopefully, that means the big heavy box under the tree for Christmas morning is an XBox.
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Old 12-25-02, 06:10 AM
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no video game presents

But I'll be exchanging some sweaters for video games. Or at least, I'll try.
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Old 12-25-02, 10:13 AM
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Santa (AKA my girlfriend) got me Ace Combat 4 and Baulders Gate for the PS2, since those were the only 2 things I could think of that I wanted
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Old 12-25-02, 11:33 AM
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Santa (AKA me ) came a little early and brought me a Gamecube Mario bundle and Metroid.

Thursday he's buying me SSX Tricky at Kay-Bee for 10 bucks.
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Old 12-25-02, 12:20 PM
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animal crossing
nintendo "spice" colored controller
mario sunshine

I was pretty happy, except i already beat SMS, so ill have to take that one back and get ?????
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I bought myself a Playstation 2, Grand Theft Auto Vice City, A 2nd Control and a Memory Card. My fiance got me Metal Gear Solid 2 and i'll probably pick up another game or two this weekend.
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Tony Hawk 3 - PS2
Tony Hawk 4 - XBOX
Splinter Cell
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Old 12-25-02, 12:58 PM
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PS2
Tony Hawk 4
NBA2K3

And the Beastie Boys Criterion!!!!!!!
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Old 12-25-02, 01:35 PM
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PS2 Console w/ extra controller
Legaia 2 (?)
Jak and Daxter

Gamecube Console
wavebird
Metroid Prime
Mario Sunshine
SW: Bounty Hunter
Eternal Darkness

Bloodwake for xbox (3rd game free deal..)
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Old 12-25-02, 01:44 PM
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Why not this....

I didn't get s..t for xmas!!

Only a sweater. That's it.

I guess I'm going out to buy me lots of presents for myself now. Why not a $500 dollar shooping spree since I'm depress. That'll help build up the Xmas spirt again.
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Old 12-25-02, 02:00 PM
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I got:

Phantasy Star Collection (GBA)
Medal of Honor: Underground(GBA)

Might get myself Unreal Tournament for $10(not 2003 actually) and a wireless PS2 controller if I can find a good one.
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Old 12-25-02, 02:10 PM
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Originally posted by remjim
Thursday he's buying me SSX Tricky at Kay-Bee for 10 bucks.
Is that for all systems? TIA.
 

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