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post #3091 of 5320 Old 10-16-2011, 07:57 AM
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anyone ever pre-order a game from costco? They always have games a few dollars cheaper.

What's your experience with Costco, and games being shipped on release day?

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anyone ever pre-order a game from costco? They always have games a few dollars cheaper.

What's your experience with Costco, and games being shipped on release day?

Some of the big titles are available the day of release, but I wouldn't count on it. Costco's selection of games is generally sparse until the x-mas shopping season.
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Book deal:

Gears of War: Coalitions end $3.99 for Kindle. http://www.amazon.com/Gears-War-Coal...=AG56TWVU5XWC2

This is the 4th book in the series. I actually like the books, I am 1/2 way through the third book, and was eventually going to get the 4th. She is planning a 5th book for May. Apparently this book will fill in the gaps between the 3rd book, Jacinto's Reminant (which is the story after Geras of War 2) and Gears of War 3 (thus sort of a prequil for Gears of War 3).

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SMOKING HOT AMAZON DEAL!!!

4000 Microsoft Points for $31.32, sold by Amazon not some guy in a garage in South East Asia. I just ordered two, and might get two more if you guys don't buy them all by tomorrow.

I wonder who is having the sale that prompted Amazon to price match?

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Wow! Thanks for posting. Just picked up 3 of them!

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Dayam! Missed it...
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Toys R Us is having a buy 2 get 1 free deal. I just picked up Batman: Arkham City and i got a Batman figurine for free.

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wow 1 hour later and it's gone. grr

I blame sal :-P

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Wow! Thanks for posting. Just picked up 3 of them!

Sweet, now you can repay me those 4000 points you owe me!

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wow 1 hour later and it's gone. grr

I blame sal :-P

Dang, I shoulda just bought 3 or 4...
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wow 1 hour later and it's gone. grr

I blame sal :-P

I totally should have bought 10 of them.

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Does anyone know of any deals, (ongoing or coming up), for MS points? I missed the AMAZON one by an hour last week, and need to get my hands on ~4000 points before the end of the month. The best deal I can find so far is on EBAY at a whopping $46, which is a whole $3 savings.

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So you're looking to recoup that extra...six bucks? Seriously lets keep it in perspective here......

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I just earned $6 here at work in the time it took me to read these two posts...

I've got some stuff.
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Slow day at work . I hate paying full price for things...its against my religion!
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If you need it by the end of the month just watch Woot....or slickdeals...it'll turn up. Best Buy will dump a bunch more on Ebay with free shipping. But if it doesn't happen remember....its ten bucks.

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Slow day at work . I hate paying full price for things...its against my religion!

I do the same - buy points on sale, then wait to buy games\\dlc until its on sale

Holding the fort on old games that play the same as the new ones, minus the $400 price tag.
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Finally, Amazon has come to their senses!!!

Battlefield 3 $20 Pre-order credit

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Just pre ordered with Amazon. $20 towards Saint's Row the Third!
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Radioshack will have the 4GB console + Kinect bundle for $299 with $100 gift card from tomorrow. I'll probably pickup one - recently sold my 1st gen xbox. Would still mean $240 - after tax & discount selling RS gift card on ebay.

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Amazon has Dead Island for $39.99.

Overstock has Gears 3 for 42.56
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Amazon has Kinect with Kinect Adventures & Child Of Eden for $119.00
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Amazon has Kinect with Kinect Adventures & Child Of Eden for $119.00

Link.

Very tempting.

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Radioshack will have the 4GB console + Kinect bundle for $299 with $100 gift card from tomorrow. I'll probably pickup one - recently sold my 1st gen xbox. Would still mean $240 - after tax & discount selling RS gift card on ebay.

Is that real? If so, I'll jump when Amazon matches it because I can easily spend $100 Amazon GC.
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no word Amazon matching the $100 RS yet............
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Any deals to be had on the 12 month gold memberships? Mine's going to run out in a couple of months and I'd like to get a jump on it.
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Any deals to be had on the 12 month gold memberships? Mine's going to run out in a couple of months and I'd like to get a jump on it.

Apparently Best Buy has a $20 off deal (so $39.99 + tax) that they sent out via text message. Slick Deals thread here. You need to give the cashier the SKU in that first post for it to work. A few people claimed it didn't work for them, but that's probably because they didn't follow the directions. There are also directions towards the end of the thread on how to get the text sent to your own phone in case you feel more comfortable with that.
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Text XBOX360 to the number 332211

you get the $20 coupon texted to you. just did it. wife will pick up two tomorrow when she picks up bf3.

Holding the fort on old games that play the same as the new ones, minus the $400 price tag.
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Text XBOX360 to the number 332211

you get the $20 coupon texted to you. just did it. wife will pick up two tomorrow when she picks up bf3.

What store can we use this?
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Best Buy

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