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PostPosted: Mon Aug 11, 2014 10:02 pm    Post subject: Do You Keep Your Boxes? Reply with quote


I couldn't do this with my Xbox 360 console, because I bought it refurbished. First time it didn't work and I returned to GameStop for another one and that's the console I've been using through the years. Anyways, do you keep your boxes?
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 11, 2014 11:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Kept everything since the PS2. Even have a couple of the boxes from sending in my PS3s for replacement.
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 11, 2014 11:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'll keep my console boxes for a while but I eventually get frustrated by the amount of space they take up and trash them or repurpose them.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 12, 2014 12:02 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I keep most of the old boxes, but I'll get rid of 'em eventually for space.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 12, 2014 1:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not for any aesthetic or collective purpose. I stash them in a cupboard incase I need to move my console. If I dont have the console anymore, the box will fuck off too...remember to recycle, kids.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 12, 2014 2:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yup. Also in case of move. Easy to find a box to fit the console when the console originally came in the box Smile
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 12, 2014 2:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hoarders: Gamer Edition


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 12, 2014 3:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I usually keep them for a while, but then toss them when I need space.

Though the same applies to game cases. I tossed some five hundred cases when I last moved.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 12, 2014 4:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just a few PC game boxes, most of the other stuff are just in CD cases.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 12, 2014 5:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I got several laying around somewhere...
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 13, 2014 2:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I used to transport my N64 around a lot so I kept the box then and have kept a few since.

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PostPosted: Thu Aug 14, 2014 2:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes.
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 14, 2014 3:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The fact you still have your N64 box Paradox, is really awesome. Nice!
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 14, 2014 4:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

My NES box got water-damaged a couple years ago. Sad
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 14, 2014 4:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Ah shit, that sucks used. Sorry to hear about that.

I keep heaps of old game boxes. I still have my Perfect Dark + RAM pack special box, but I don't really keep console boxes.

[Edit] This is going to sound super lame but, I dunno there's something almost "magical" about having old game boxes from when you were a kid... I've still got heaps of old N64 game boxes, like Perfect Dark (as said above), The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time and The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask.

It sounds silly but Majora's Mask holds a special place in my heart for still having the box. It's because it was the first N64 game my parents bought me (for my 13th birthday) and it was the first N64 game we had that was "mine". We had N64 games before that sure (our first was Super Mario 64) but they were all shared, joint presents and such.
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 16, 2014 3:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



I bought Super R-Type for $3.99 and Earthworm Jim 2 for $8.02 on Amazon. I thought I was only getting the cartridges but lucked out and got the boxes fully equipped with owner's manuals and posters!
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 16, 2014 7:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Awesome. I loved Earthworm Jim. Groovy!
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 13, 2014 9:48 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I kept my boxes but eventually my mother would throw it because she says that it only gives dirt and eat a lot of space in our house so I dont have any choice and I just follow my mother.:/
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 13, 2014 1:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Only until the warranties are over. Usually one year.
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