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I just paid 800 for a basic wii U. Am I an idiot?


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Posted on Nov 20, 2012 10:36:20 AM PST
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Posted on Nov 20, 2012 10:36:56 AM PST
Maybe for really young kids Wii is better but overall I think there is still tons more value in the PS3. Or even Xbox with Kinect.

Or even Xbox with Kinect.

Or even Xbox with Kinect.

Or even Xbox with Kinect.

OOF

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 20, 2012 10:38:36 AM PST
jtshiel says:
You jelly bro?

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 20, 2012 10:40:03 AM PST
I think you ment Wii-tarded!

Ba-dum tsh

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 20, 2012 10:40:14 AM PST
I don't think you want to open that door partner. Leave it closed. No I'm not jealous.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 20, 2012 10:41:15 AM PST
jtshiel says:
Hey I understand. Best you stay behind that door. Not everyone can live the pimp life like me.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 20, 2012 10:41:55 AM PST
Except you're kidding and I'm not :(

Posted on Nov 20, 2012 10:42:21 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 20, 2012 10:42:48 AM PST
UziHorowitz says:
You better be kidding. My kid would get coal before I spent $800 on any sort of Wii.

Posted on Nov 20, 2012 10:42:27 AM PST
Prankster says:
Way to stick to the retailers. You da boss! Good job!

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 20, 2012 10:43:41 AM PST
jtshiel says:
It seems we've gotten off on the wrong foot. Let's be friends.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 20, 2012 10:44:45 AM PST
Nah.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 20, 2012 10:45:57 AM PST
jtshiel says:
Please?

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 20, 2012 10:46:20 AM PST
Solid Sponge says:
You pimped so much so you could earn that $800 to please your kids.

Respect dis homey. Straight up G mah homez

Posted on Nov 20, 2012 10:50:11 AM PST
LogJam says:
JT my man, why stop at just one? I heard if you just paint a big "U" on a regular Wii and tape a couple gameboys together that nobody can tell the difference.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 20, 2012 11:41:12 PM PST
Nicos says:
Yeah. I mean, heck I was just in Best Buy and I saw this moldy old box covered with mushrooms and I asked the clerk what is was and he got this really disgusted look on his face and said "blech a Wii U!" and he took it off the shelf and stepped on it until it broke.

Posted on Nov 21, 2012 12:06:10 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 21, 2012 12:07:20 AM PST
Sha Gojyo says:
>>I just paid 800 for a basic wii U. Am I an idiot?<<

$800 for a basic Wii U with no games with it? yes you are. should of waited till stores restocked on them and buy one for only $300, then you would of had $500 to buy games with.

Posted on Nov 21, 2012 12:13:36 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 21, 2012 12:14:16 AM PST
Gear Head says:
Great job bro, pay almost 3 times retail when you can still find them in stores...brilliant!

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 21, 2012 12:15:35 AM PST
Dukeshire says:
I would have paid 850.00. You selling and do you take checks?

Posted on Nov 21, 2012 12:51:55 AM PST
i live in Playstation Land, so actually, Wii U's can be found everywhere, even the deluxe bundle, while Psas and LBPK are still on backorder.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 21, 2012 2:36:16 AM PST
You can buy the basic edition from three different online retailers for $300. So to answer your question, yes.

Posted on Nov 21, 2012 3:57:15 AM PST
NCGuy says:
Wii U will be on discount next year.

Posted on Nov 21, 2012 5:47:58 AM PST
Ice King says:
Are people still treating this like he was serious? Or am I just missing some very subtle humor?

Posted on Nov 21, 2012 6:21:50 AM PST
jtshiel says:
I plugged it up last night and the guy that sold it to me was nice enough to install the new firmware for me. That alone was worth his asking price. Now my kids don't have to wait around on christmas day waiting for the dumb thing to work.

Posted on Nov 21, 2012 6:29:23 AM PST
S. Brown says:
They're really not selling as well as I had thought. On eBay, the Deluxe is going for less than $500. After you take away eBay and PayPal's cut, Not exactly much of a profit for those trying to sell one.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 21, 2012 8:18:34 AM PST
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