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Old 04-12-2009, 09:06 AM   #1
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Has anyone else done this?

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Has anyone else ever waited for their mailman to arrive at their house, knowing that Avatar: The Last Airbender was going to be arriving that day from GameFly? When your mailman arrived, did you personally take the mail from him and go, 'Can you stay here for about 3 minutes?' then go back inside, get the 5 achievements and give the game back to the mailman?

I find that pretty friggin' hilarious.

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Old 04-12-2009, 12:39 PM   #2
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I didn't tell him to wait but I got it, went back inside and got the achievements, then ran down the street and gave it back to him
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Old 04-14-2009, 12:49 AM   #3
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That's hilarious! Does gamefly deliver to Canada?
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Old 04-16-2009, 03:20 AM   #4
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That's hilarious! Does gamefly deliver to Canada?
I don't see why not.

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Old 04-25-2009, 09:53 PM   #5
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I didn't do the mailman thing, but I got dropped off at home by a friend, got the game out of the mailbox, took it inside and got all 1000 points, and when I called my friend to tell him how quick it was he was still driving home even though he lives right down the street.
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Old 04-26-2009, 04:23 AM   #6
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Don't have a mailman. I have to go to the post office to get the mail, so no I've not done that. Although I did just rent avatar from Gamefly.
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Old 05-21-2009, 09:49 PM   #7
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i just went onto the site and its us only, but i like the idea of that... does anyone know of a uk site that does the same? i wouldnt mind doing avatar just to have it lol its almost like everyone has it now
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Old 05-21-2009, 09:56 PM   #8
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i just went onto the site and its us only, but i like the idea of that... does anyone know of a uk site that does the same? i wouldnt mind doing avatar just to have it lol its almost like everyone has it now
Lovefilm is good for game rentals.

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Old 05-22-2009, 07:11 PM   #9
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Here's the story:

*NOTE* You need to have GameFly to be able to do this.

Has anyone else ever waited for their mailman to arrive at their house, knowing that Avatar: The Last Airbender was going to be arriving that day from GameFly? When your mailman arrived, did you personally take the mail from him and go, 'Can you stay here for about 3 minutes?' then go back inside, get the 5 achievements and give the game back to the mailman?

I find that pretty friggin' hilarious.

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lol, haven't done that but I did do something sort of like that. I have A 1979 Volkswagen Camper Bus as my car it has plugs and my xbox and tv happened to be in there so I went to blockbuster and rented the game for $3 went to my car, put it in got 1000 went back in blockbuster and got a new game. It was funny as hell, the guy behind the register just looked at me with the weirdest face similar to this:
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Old 05-31-2009, 07:42 PM   #10
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Story is a little different.

Got my game at around 12:05. Beat achievements by 12:06 took game to girlfriends house whose mail runs later and sent it out
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Old 06-15-2009, 05:13 PM   #11
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I actually did that as well I told him to stay their for 5 minutes and I went in got the 1000 and gave it back to him and he started laughing hehehe
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Old 06-19-2009, 11:20 PM   #12
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Sounds like fun! I couldn't do that with my mailman, he's like a ninja. The mail just appears and hardly anyone saw his mail truck drive by.
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Old 06-19-2009, 11:27 PM   #13
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My buddy rented the game, got his thousand then called me and asked "if I wanted to see something funny"..... i was like "what?" ... he said "i'll be right over".

When he arrived he dashboarded my game and put avatar in without me seeing it as i went to get us some brews. he paused the game after the first set of guys and when i came back in he unpaused ..... started firing and unlocked all 5 in seconds....... i was laughing hard, it wasn't till the next day i noticed he did that on my profile >.<

well, continued...he went around and got about 8 more people those achieves before returning the game the same day
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Old 08-24-2009, 06:28 AM   #14
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LOL, id love to do that hahahahahahahaha, i wish i had a mailman like that
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Old 08-30-2009, 12:33 AM   #15
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I never liked the game, so I let my brother play it, 30mins later, he got all the achievements, he still wanted to play so, it took him another half hour to beat the game :P
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Old 09-05-2009, 05:24 AM   #16
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I actually got mine from Blockbuster. But it was basically the same thing since I live right down the street. I even told them it didn't work when I returned it so I could get another game, but shhhh don't tell anyone.
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Old 09-23-2009, 01:21 AM   #17
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Instead of being a jerk(i bet when you said "hey wait 5 min" to the mailmain he was very angry, they're purrttyy busy..) If your mail comes early enough you can just get it, get the 1k, then go to the post office in time for the next truck to travel towards your GF location.
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Old 09-23-2009, 01:33 AM   #18
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Nope...I actually bought the game and beat the game...Though it appears that I am about the only person on here that actually did finish the game...
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Old 09-23-2009, 06:31 AM   #19
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Well i got it from Lovefilm (UK) , and i did 5 cheevo it v v quickly but unfortunately i wasn't in the house wen the game got delivered
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Old 10-06-2009, 01:15 PM   #20
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lmfao! these comments make me laught! I actually borrowed the game off my m8, made him wait 5 minutes outside my house then gave it to him and he was off to the gameshop to trade it in!
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Old 11-03-2009, 12:35 AM   #21
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Haha. I would rent this game, but too lazy. I would rather someone who have the game to do it for me. Like recovering my gamertag and getting me the quick fives.
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Hmm. Good idea. I hear him coming. I'll be right back.... Back. 5 seconds later with my 5 achievements!
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Haha. I would rent this game, but too lazy. I would rather someone who have the game to do it for me. Like recovering my gamertag and getting me the quick fives.
People do this for you on ebay for like 3
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no but i did wait. i should of did that i was stoke with it for the weekend
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I just rented this game from Tesco's Rental service.

Got the game in the morning, put it straight in the Xbox, got my 5 achievements worth 1000g, then walked straight up the high street after to mail it back to them. Had the game literally 10minutes maybe
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Is the game any fun at all? My girlfriend made me watch the show and it wasn't that bad... if I rent this game, even though I'm going to get the score easy... I feel it would be a waste to not just beat the game anyways...
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I'm actually a fan of the show and want to play this!!!
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If you want to play it, don't buy it on the marketplace. That's ridiculous to pay $20 for a game that takes 3 minutes to 1000.

I haven't told him to wait, but I drove up next to him a few blocks down and gave him avatar.
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Why don't I have gamefly i pay like $5 in gamestop for it.
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