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How much money do you spend on idevice games on an average month?

02-23-2010, 05:25 PM
#1
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How much money do you spend on idevice games on an average month?

I am just wondering what everyone is spending on an average each month on idevice games ?

Lately I am spending about $100.00 a month (the last 2-3 months) and I have to tone it down a bit. It's hard because I love to try every interesting looking game and the prices are cheap so I always buy it. It seems like there are games that I want to buy every day and everytime I log in to the TA forums there is something new. Darn you TA Purchases of .99 , 1.99, 2.99 etc....really add up !!

I have to say that I am having alot of fun but I just have to be a little pickier when buying. I will probably just keep buying everything that appeals to me until I run out of money or my wife throws my iphone in the toilet Actually she loves the games as well so it's even harder, but I must confess I do 95% of the buying.

help !! ...............lol


A reasonable amout of money for me to spend would be around $50.00/month (I don't spend money on for any other systems)

Last edited by cranker; 02-23-2010 at 05:42 PM.
02-23-2010, 05:31 PM
#2
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Dang, thats a lot.
I spend depending on how much money I have at the moment.
Usually like id say no more than 20 bucks per month.

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02-23-2010, 05:33 PM
#3
It's almost always between $20 and $50.

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02-23-2010, 05:34 PM
#4
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i've cut down quite a bit. in the past month the only game I've bought is GT racing. $7
02-23-2010, 05:35 PM
#5
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Depends on what games get released in the month really, but I would say usually about $15-$20

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02-23-2010, 05:44 PM
#6
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Way to much!

I still think the bang for the buck is pretty awesome for games in the App Store at the moment, especially if you can be patient and wait for sales/freeappaday/etc.

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02-23-2010, 05:46 PM
#7
Joined: Feb 2010
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I'm pretty picky and frugal about what games I get. I almost always wait for sales. Though it does depend on what games are being released. Usually I only spend a few dollars a month, unless I get several or a pricier game.
02-23-2010, 06:16 PM
#8
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Overall I spend $9.25 a month, but since November I have gone crazy spending at $18.25 a month. Gotta cut down 
02-23-2010, 07:39 PM
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I think my average is about $12 every month, at least for the past few months. Most of the games I bought were on sale.

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02-23-2010, 08:22 PM
#10
Joined: May 2009
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I spend like 8-12$ a month but on a vacation, I spend around 20.