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How much money would you say you spend on video games, new and used, per year?


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Initial post: Dec 27, 2012 1:53:33 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 27, 2012 1:54:40 PM PST
Beauski says:
A. $0-$250
B. $250-$500
C. $500-$1000
D. >$1000

Have you found yourself spending more or less over the past few years?

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 1:53:56 PM PST
D.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 1:57:17 PM PST
J. Pardee says:
B most years

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 27, 2012 1:57:49 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 27, 2012 2:02:35 PM PST
Kirksplosion says:
B. Ended up with 57 new games this year for $319.

I've been spending less as my backlog has piled up and the generation has gone on for so long.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 1:57:52 PM PST
StriderNeo15 says:
D.

More over the past few years, since I now have disposable income.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 1:58:10 PM PST
Easily D.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 1:58:17 PM PST
User says:
D. My spending stays fairly constant from year to year. The exception being the 'need' for new hardware.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 27, 2012 1:59:46 PM PST
Ice King says:
D this year, but I'm planning on cutting down a lot next year. Partly because I still have to finish all the games I got this year, but also because I bought three consoles so that added a huge chunk to the amount.
As long as the Playstation 4 and next Xbox 360 don't come out this year I should be ok.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 1:59:52 PM PST
Lyrick_ says:
B or C, Though sometimes console launch years overlap and it pushes it into the D range.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:00:17 PM PST
DVvM says:
I try to stay in A. Occasionally I dip into B.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:03:20 PM PST
Kirksplosion says:
Oh yeah! I also bought my wife a 3DS, so I technically went into the C-range of spending this year.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:03:32 PM PST
A, I always buy on sales, so I rarely spend more than $15 on any given game, plus I buy them often with credits ECt... S I get probably 30 games a year, but spend less than $200 overall.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:05:50 PM PST
C. This year. I bought a DS and damn near every Pokemon game made since Blue/Red lol That was like a third of my spending. My goal is to spend less than $300 or $400 next year.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:07:04 PM PST
Chris94 says:
No idea.
I get a ton of games on release date, but I usually trade them in and put them towards another new game. I rarely pay more than $30 for a pre ordered game.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:07:12 PM PST
B most times,if more of the popular titles come out like 2013 then it'll be C.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:09:30 PM PST
G-Money says:
usually C, but this year D as I brought a PSP and a bunch of games that remain unopened. Will use it on my trip to Vegas this summer.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:12:59 PM PST
GyozaSauce says:
D, especially with all the limited editions these days.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:13:13 PM PST
Meth Panther says:
A or B. I never buy games @ $60. Well almost never.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 27, 2012 2:14:14 PM PST
Beauski says:
I think that's the best strategy. Anymore, it seems like brand new $60 games are $30-$40 in a matter of months if not weeks.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:17:34 PM PST
Marvelous says:
A. Hey I'm not that bad, I ususally convince girls to buy games for me though, so I usually only spend 2-3 games out of pocket a year.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:23:30 PM PST
Peter Faden says:
Probably C most years, but this year was definitely D.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:24:03 PM PST
Oskar2525 says:
D++

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:41:21 PM PST
J. Niles says:
The upper end of B.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:47:09 PM PST
JWK says:
D. Easily. In fact I'd be ashamed to know exactly how much I spend per year on games, but it's quite far into D territory.

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 2:48:00 PM PST
OoAK says:
Usually C, but this year went into D because of Wii U.
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