Sixth Generation The Kalos region awaits! Explore the first 3D Pokémon region while putting a stop to Team Flare. Then, revisit the Hoenn region with Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire!

TrollandToad.com
View Poll Results: Will you Pre-Order?
Yes 39 79.59%
No 10 20.41%
Voters: 49. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1    
Old January 19th, 2013 (3:48 PM).
Blue's Avatar
Blue Blue is offline
problematic
  • Moderator
  • Platinum Tier
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: United Kingdom
Gender: Male
Nature: Relaxed
Posts: 20,303


With Pre-Orders for Pokemon X & Y cropping up on many sites now including Amazon, GAME, EBGames, PlayAsia etc. Have you or will you be pre-ordering them, or will you just pick up a copy in store when they're released?
__________________
Reply With Quote

Relevant Advertising!

  #2    
Old January 19th, 2013 (4:15 PM).
.EJ's Avatar
.EJ .EJ is offline
everything is purple
  • Silver Tier
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: FL
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Nature: Relaxed
Posts: 1,606
HHNNGGGGHHHHH, must ....resist .....urge t-t-t-to preorder.

I will later when I know for sure the $40 won't set me back,
__________________
Wrex. Shepard. Wrex.
Reply With Quote
  #3    
Old January 19th, 2013 (4:18 PM).
Venitardus's Avatar
Venitardus Venitardus is offline
Breeder
     
    Join Date: Jan 2013
    Gender: Male
    Posts: 1,003
    I probably will Pre-order it. i did it with Platinum, B/W and Black 2
    __________________
    Proud owner of the Breeders club.
    • X: Joey •Alpha sapphire: Kimmy • Sun: Joey
    I am a shiny hunter.
    3ds FC: 4468-2394-4701
    Completed Challenges:Shiny Badge Quest
    Reply With Quote
      #4    
    Old January 19th, 2013 (4:23 PM).
    Treecko's Avatar
    Treecko Treecko is offline
    im back
    • Gold Tier
     
    Join Date: Feb 2012
    Location: St.Louis,Missouri
    Age: 25
    Gender: Male
    Nature: Modest
    Posts: 5,768
    Most likely once I have my 3DS and when pre-orders are made available in the US. All depends if I can get the money on time.The only time I pre-ordered a Pokemon game was for Pokemon White when Gamestop were giving away the shiny legendary beasts. Didn't know I needed my DS and a Gen IV game so I missed out the chance to get a shiny Raikou, a Celebi and Zoroark for my game. >.
    __________________
    im back
    Reply With Quote
      #5    
    Old January 19th, 2013 (4:28 PM).
    Sabrewulf238's Avatar
    Sabrewulf238 Sabrewulf238 is online now
       
      Join Date: May 2008
      Age: 26
      Gender: Male
      Nature: Jolly
      Posts: 2,278
      Probably not....at the very least not yet.

      Where I live I don't usually have to worry too much about games getting sold out....that said I might pre order a month or so before release.
      __________________
      Looking for X & Y friends, friend code is: 2964-8571-0102
      Send me a pm if you add me.
      Reply With Quote
        #6    
      Old January 19th, 2013 (5:13 PM).
      colours's Avatar
      colours colours is online now
      Like a rhythm to the sea
      • Moderator
      • Platinum Tier
       
      Join Date: Apr 2005
      Gender: Female
      Nature: Quiet
      Posts: 30,764
      Nope! It's not necessary to pre-order something that's not likely to sell out on the first day, anyway. XD
      __________________

      I'll be chasing waterfalls tonight

      Reply With Quote
        #7    
      Old January 19th, 2013 (6:20 PM).
      vaporeon7's Avatar
      vaporeon7 vaporeon7 is offline
      My life would suck without you
      • Crystal Tier
       
      Join Date: Aug 2010
      Location: Preparing for trouble and making it double.
      Gender: Male
      Nature: Adamant
      Posts: 5,154
      They've never sold out on the first day where I live before, so I doubt they will this time. It'd have to take a really good bonus gift to get me to pre-order.
      __________________
      Reply With Quote
        #8    
      Old January 19th, 2013 (8:06 PM).
      Miss Doronjo's Avatar
      Miss Doronjo Miss Doronjo is offline
      Gaiden
         
        Join Date: Oct 2010
        Location: Toronto, Ontario
        Age: 24
        Gender: Male
        Nature: Quirky
        Posts: 4,488
        Quote:
        Originally Posted by Twilight Sky View Post
        Nope! It's not necessary to pre-order something that's not likely to sell out on the first day, anyway. XD
        True, but now a days, I pre-order games juuust in case!

        And X&Y won't be any different for me~
        __________________

        Hawthorne Guardian
        Moderator of Video Games
        Paired to: Perdition Haze

        Pokémon:PhoenixRising
        Sylvie
        Reply With Quote
          #9    
        Old January 19th, 2013 (8:16 PM).
        RedWing's Avatar
        RedWing RedWing is offline
        Pokemon Capture Specialist
           
          Join Date: Jan 2013
          Location: Florida
          Age: 23
          Gender: Male
          Nature: Bold
          Posts: 146
          I will...when GameStop advertises that the games can be pre-ordered in the USA.
          __________________


          Reply With Quote
            #10    
          Old January 19th, 2013 (8:29 PM).
          roosterman's Avatar
          roosterman roosterman is offline
          Freaking annoying!
             
            Join Date: Sep 2012
            Location: The moon
            Gender: Male
            Nature: Brave
            Posts: 249
            i haven't had the problem of gamestop not having it yet but the last 2 times i got a new game, it was 1 day after release and i got the last one. now that i got my friend obsessed with pokemon by letting him play diamond, i gotta pre-order so he can't get the last one and leave me without gen 6.
            __________________

            pokemon black 2 friend code: 1979 8164 1100
            my best battle video: 72-38989-76548. tell me your thoughts!
            "Believe it or not, angels crap much more than other beings. Ever wonder why the phrase "holy crap" is so popular?" -macomuu
            Reply With Quote
              #11    
            Old January 19th, 2013 (9:30 PM).
            darkpokeball's Avatar
            darkpokeball darkpokeball is offline
            Beware the Chainsaw Meowth 0.o
               
              Join Date: Feb 2010
              Location: In your nightmares
              Posts: 770
              I will preorder...if I get a preorder bonus. Otherwise, probably not.
              __________________
              My Chainsaw Meowth is currently missing! If you have a lead or think you know something, PLEASE PM ME! I am desperately searching, and I dread the possibility that I may never find him...
              On a side note, if anybody can answer the following question right, then they get a mystery prize! *Must have a Gen V game to claim prize*
              Question: What the heck did Jinora do in the finale?! I don't get it! I know 90% of you won't know what I'm talking about, but I need an answer!
              Reply With Quote
                #12    
              Old January 19th, 2013 (9:56 PM).
              OmegaRuby and AlphaSapphire's Avatar
              OmegaRuby and AlphaSapphire OmegaRuby and AlphaSapphire is offline
              10000 year Emperor of Hoenn
                 
                Join Date: Apr 2010
                Location: Oregon
                Age: 23
                Gender: Male
                Nature: Careful
                Posts: 17,505
                Most likely I will not pre order it. Thus far the only game I've ever wanted and ended up being sold out was Pearl...though I'm glad as I later learned about Platinum which was to come out in 9 months after I tried to buy Pearl (I didn't enter gen 4 until quite late...) so I waited for the third version.
                __________________
                I'm currently working on some novels. If you're interested you can read them here:
                https://www.wattpad.com/user/ImperialSun
                Reply With Quote
                  #13    
                Old January 19th, 2013 (11:45 PM).
                Sydian's Avatar
                Sydian Sydian is offline
                i'm not jesus
                • Crystal Tier
                 
                Join Date: Feb 2008
                Location: Alabama
                Age: 25
                Nature: Timid
                Posts: 32,179
                The only time I've preordered was when I imported and since the games come out worldwide in October as well as 3DS being region locked, no need for that. I've never preordered English copies so I probably won't do that. I may ask for people to preorder me a copy for my birthday though. My birthday is in August. Last year for B2W2, I just saved birthday money till their release, but still, it'd be nice if someone just bought them for me so I can use my money on other things idk. lol So maybe I'll actually preorder a game I can read for once!
                __________________

                ≫ i will not forgive ≪
                challenges | klippy
                Reply With Quote
                  #14    
                Old January 19th, 2013 (11:50 PM).
                Firox's Avatar
                Firox Firox is offline
                eepz, come help pwease!
                • Gold Tier
                 
                Join Date: May 2012
                Location: Seattle, WA
                Age: 31
                Gender: Male
                Nature: Gentle
                Posts: 2,402
                I may not pre order the game, I"ll wait till release day - later on I might change my mind and pre order it.
                __________________
                I ♥ Fire Foxes and Cats!! - art drawn by Bonez1925 (claims no credit)
                instead of 'Catch 'em All' for me would be "gotta Pet 'Em All"
                check out my sketches and art: Firox-Fox - my Discord: Firox#0363
                Reply With Quote
                  #15    
                Old January 20th, 2013 (1:02 AM).
                Platinum Lucario's Avatar
                Platinum Lucario Platinum Lucario is offline
                The Legendary Master of Light!
                • Crystal Tier
                 
                Join Date: Jan 2008
                Location: Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia.
                Gender: Male
                Nature: Calm
                Posts: 1,563
                Yep, I'm definitely pre-ordering both Pokémon X and Pokémon Y from EB Games here in Warrnambool, Australia. The games are so exciting and so amazing, since I saw the Pokémon Direct presentation. And even today... I'm still excited about the games, I wouldn't wait any longer to pre-order the games immediately.
                __________________
                [Platinum Lucario's Signature]
                If you need to disable my signature, please give me some advice on how to improve the CSS-DIV code. Thanks!
                Signature Status: Strikes: 1/3 | Infractions: 0/3
                It's time to change the future...
                to a positive direction!

                Let's prevent things from getting bad!

                I'm a ROM and ISO Researcher
                Current Project: Researching Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Adventure Squad games (WiiWare)
                Reply With Quote
                  #16    
                Old January 20th, 2013 (2:25 AM).
                BLOOOD-La-ti-'s Avatar
                BLOOOD-La-ti- BLOOOD-La-ti- is offline
                This is the place to try!
                   
                  Join Date: Aug 2012
                  Location: Earth,use common sense.
                  Age: 16
                  Gender: Male
                  Nature: Jolly
                  Posts: 217
                  Either yes or no,
                  I don't really know,
                  I can afford just buying it right away but....
                  I don't have to go out and buy it if I Pre-ordered.
                  But I'm sure I can just go out and buy it.
                  __________________

                  oh check this out:
                  http://www.pokecommunity.com/member.php?u=373174
                  My new account. :3
                  Reply With Quote
                    #17    
                  Old January 20th, 2013 (2:36 AM). Edited January 20th, 2013 by Kikaito plush.
                  Kikaito plush's Avatar
                  Kikaito plush Kikaito plush is offline
                  Angeline plushxKikaito plush
                     
                    Join Date: Dec 2009
                    Location: plushies resort
                    Age: 25
                    Gender: Male
                    Nature: Naughty
                    Posts: 5,446
                    I will not being pre ordering pokemon Y and X online or in the town/city because I don't need to as easily get it on release day or after that.
                    __________________
                    Reply With Quote
                      #18    
                    Old January 20th, 2013 (3:29 AM).
                    Ichinish's Avatar
                    Ichinish Ichinish is offline
                       
                      Join Date: Jul 2012
                      Gender: Male
                      Posts: 24
                      I'm will not Pre-order.

                      I really want to play XY but I'm yet to decide if I will buy N3DS or not.
                      Reply With Quote
                        #19    
                      Old January 20th, 2013 (3:42 AM).
                      Urugamosu's Avatar
                      Urugamosu Urugamosu is offline
                      Happy, and Searching.
                      • Crystal Tier
                       
                      Join Date: Sep 2008
                      Location: Perth, Australia
                      Gender: Male
                      Nature: Gentle
                      Posts: 556
                      Of course I will. I've pre-ordered games from d/p till now, so I'm going to have to ore-order.
                      __________________

                      Springtime, the sun is back and the breeze to accompany it..
                      Reply With Quote
                        #20    
                      Old January 20th, 2013 (5:35 AM).
                      Gerri Shin's Avatar
                      Gerri Shin Gerri Shin is offline
                        
                      • Platinum Tier
                       
                      Join Date: Jul 2007
                      Location: Burbank, CA
                      Gender: Male
                      Nature: Modest
                      Posts: 3,576
                      I will probably pre-order at least one, if not both. One of the two gamestops closed last year, putting more pressure on the other to have games in stock.
                      I just know that I want to have at least one on release day so I can begin a Let's Play now that Ive got a good setup for it.
                      __________________
                      Equipment:
                      Custom PC, MacBook Pro (MBPr), 3DSxl Blue, 3DS Midnight Purple, iPhone 4S Green
                      Reply With Quote
                        #21    
                      Old January 20th, 2013 (6:07 AM).
                      Forever's Avatar
                      Forever Forever is offline
                      Merry Scragmas!
                      • Moderator
                      • Crystal Tier
                       
                      Join Date: Nov 2005
                      Location: Queensland
                      Age: 25
                      Gender: Female
                      Nature: Bold
                      Posts: 35,729
                      Yeah I'm gunna pre-order. Not sure if I can really afford to get both at once, given how much the 3DS costs, but we'll see! I want to pre-order just for the bonus, to clarify ~
                      __________________


                      Your own very Pokémon story is about to unfold.
                      You'll face fun times and tough challenges.
                      A world of dreams and adventures with Pokémon awaits!

                      Reply With Quote
                        #22    
                      Old January 20th, 2013 (6:18 AM).
                      Synerjee's Avatar
                      Synerjee Synerjee is offline
                      Atra du evarinya ono varda.
                      • Crystal Tier
                       
                      Join Date: Oct 2012
                      Location: Everywhere and anywhere.
                      Nature: Quiet
                      Posts: 2,915
                      *sigh* I can't.. If I could though, I won't unless I have a 3DS, which I will probably never get until I'm old enough to buy one for myself without anyone caring much about what I buy. [i]If[\i] I had a 3DS, I will have to see about the gift that comes with pre-ordering. It's simple: if there is a gift, I'll pre-order. If there isn't a gift, I won't. I love free gifts.
                      __________________
                      Reply With Quote
                        #23    
                      Old January 20th, 2013 (9:52 AM).
                      Bluerang1's Avatar
                      Bluerang1 Bluerang1 is offline
                      pin pin
                         
                        Join Date: May 2009
                        Location: Hiougi City
                        Gender: Male
                        Nature: Relaxed
                        Posts: 2,548
                        Preordered B2 and didn't get a gift, not doing that again.
                        __________________
                        3DS Friend Code: 1204-0601-9485
                        Pokémon X
                        Post on my wall if you add me so I can add you!
                        Reply With Quote
                          #24    
                        Old January 20th, 2013 (9:57 AM).
                        Cordelia Cordelia is offline
                        Banned
                           
                          Join Date: Aug 2011
                          Nature: Sassy
                          Posts: 9,753
                          I will preorder, but I'd like to get something for doing so... unlike B2W2
                          Reply With Quote
                            #25    
                          Old January 20th, 2013 (10:07 AM).
                          PokéZoom's Avatar
                          PokéZoom PokéZoom is offline
                          ~Gotta Catch Em All
                             
                            Join Date: Dec 2012
                            Location: Earth, it's cool here.
                            Gender: Male
                            Nature: Serious
                            Posts: 80
                            Of course! I absolutely need to be completely sure that I'll get a copy on day 1.
                            __________________

                            It's the next chapter, the ultimate goal! Ready for battle, brave and bold!
                            PokéZoom.com | PokéZoom Forums | PokéZoom Oekaki
                            Reply With Quote
                            Reply

                            Quick Reply

                            Join the conversation!

                            Create an account to post a reply in this thread, participate in other discussions, and more!

                            Create a PokéCommunity Account

                            Sponsored Links
                            Thread Tools

                            Posting Rules
                            You may not post new threads
                            You may not post replies
                            You may not post attachments
                            You may not edit your posts

                            BB code is On
                            Smilies are On
                            [IMG] code is On
                            HTML code is Off

                            Forum Jump


                            All times are GMT -8. The time now is 7:52 AM.