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GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Ho » Mon Mar 29, 2010 2:16 pm

I've been hearing some talk about various GameWorks locations closing around the country. According to the Wikipedia article our GameWorks Studio here in Indianapolis was one of 4 locations closed as of today. Can anyone confirm this?

I admit it's been quite awhile since I've been over there myself, but this would truly be the end of an era since IndyDDR was essentially conceived there.
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Fluffyumpkins » Mon Mar 29, 2010 2:39 pm

History aside, the place has been awful as of late for DDR.
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Ho » Mon Mar 29, 2010 4:11 pm

Fluffyumpkins wrote:History aside, the place has been awful as of late for DDR.

History aside, its awfulness has not been confined to DDR.
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Fluffyumpkins » Mon Mar 29, 2010 4:15 pm

Ho wrote:
Fluffyumpkins wrote:History aside, the place has been awful as of late for DDR.

History aside, its awfulness has not been confined to DDR.

History aside, we should grab lunch this week.
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Ho » Mon Mar 29, 2010 4:18 pm

Fluffyumpkins wrote:
Ho wrote:
Fluffyumpkins wrote:History aside, the place has been awful as of late for DDR.

History aside, its awfulness has not been confined to DDR.

History aside, we should grab lunch this week.

Lunch, yes. HISTORY SHALL BE MADE!
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Amp Divorax » Mon Mar 29, 2010 11:11 pm

Alas, this is indeed true. There are several articles stating that the Indy location will be closing.
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Merk » Mon Mar 29, 2010 11:15 pm

Brian will there ever be a day when indyDDR.com shuts down?

Please say it ain't so. I am coming face to face with my mortality every day.
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Ho » Tue Mar 30, 2010 8:31 am

IndyDDR.com is still running?
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Merk » Tue Mar 30, 2010 8:36 am

Yes Brian we are both posting on it right now!
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Ho » Tue Mar 30, 2010 9:13 am

whoa...
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby chocobojoe » Tue Mar 30, 2010 9:42 am

Ho wrote:whoa...

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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Merk » Tue Mar 30, 2010 10:18 am

But seriously the nasty thought of this website eventually coming to an end lingers on in the corners of my mind and it makes me worse for wear.
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Merk » Tue Mar 30, 2010 3:53 pm

By the way I gotta go to the mall right after work to buy / replace my broken phone charger so I'll confirm or deny this shit. If it's closed I'm going to assume the machines will be reallocated to some other locale.
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Merk » Wed Mar 31, 2010 9:19 am

T-T-T-Triple post

Gameworks is blacked out with flyer taped to one of the glass windows, I'll paraphrase:

"Due to circumstances beyond our control Gameworks studios has been forced to shut this location down. We apologize for any inconvenience."

So yeah, confirmed. The end of an era. Where will they hold fighting game tournaments now?! Oh well, that place was shady anyway.

Also it's $30 for a wall charger. I know I'm made of money but seriously that shit is marked up like a motherfucker. It's $20 for a little USB to mini-USB cable that lets you charge your phone from your PC. Worst $30 I've ever had to spend.
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Re: GameWorks Studio Circle Centre Mall CLOSED?

Postby Fluffyumpkins » Wed Mar 31, 2010 9:34 am

You should've just gotten a new phone.
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