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Gamestop.com Daily Deal 4/1/10 - $10 off $75+ order + $10 off future purchase


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#1 handsomepete

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 04:11 PM

While this deal is likely terrible, it is a little creative and the rules are so wacky and convoluted that I just had to post it. And I quote:

"Save $10 instantly, and receive a coupon for $10 off your next order with any purchase of $75 or more! (Not valid on consoles. Online offer only. $10 coupon only valid on orders of $59.99 or more. May not be combined with any other offers.)"

So, instant $10 off of $75+ (works on preorders) AND you get a $10 coupon in your email, but that coupon can only be used on orders of $60+? Weird.

Code is NOJOKE. Is that irony?

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Edited by handsomepete, 01 April 2010 - 04:22 PM.


#2 radioactivez0r

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 04:16 PM

So, "Save $20 on your next purchase of $135!"

#3 musicjunkie

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 04:21 PM

Why does gamestop want me to spend so much money on their site?

I seriously never spend more than $40 at a time and that's only when there is a deal going on (B1G1F, B2G1F, etc) but don't see myself spending $75 online and then another $60 anytime soon.


#4 vherub

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 04:27 PM

"May not be combined with any other offers"
does that refer just to the nojoke code? gd10 and cag16 definitely cannot combine
or does that refer to the $10 off $60 coupon also?

if the $10 off $60 coupon can be combined with other offers, like gd10 or future daily deals, this is a decent deal
if not, this is mediocre

#5 agentghost

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 04:28 PM

the joke is on us... GS deal keeps getting crappier as the week ends.. is this their idea of sale promotion?

#6 gospelman

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 04:38 PM

if the $10 off $60 coupon can be combined with other offers, like gd10 or future daily deals, this is a decent deal
if not, this is mediocre


it won't stack

deal isn't great

#7 handsomepete

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 04:38 PM

"May not be combined with any other offers"
does that refer just to the nojoke code? gd10 and cag16 definitely cannot combine
or does that refer to the $10 off $60 coupon also?

if the $10 off $60 coupon can be combined with other offers, like gd10 or future daily deals, this is a decent deal
if not, this is mediocre


It's a crap shoot really - I've never had issues using their $10 coupons on top of other deals like gd10 / 20wii / cag16 / etc but other people have. Once I asked customer service to apply one that I just forgot about and they did. Big 'ol YMMV.

#8 ponn01

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 05:09 PM

They shipped one of my games I ordered without a manual and original case. Per used game guarantee I emailed them and they sent me a $10 off future order code, said it had to be more than $10 but it won't work on anything I try to order, used or new.

#9 Sway42

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 05:33 PM

Deal of the Year


Where do i vote for gamestop as retail of the year?

#10 alanamaslama

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 06:19 PM

$10 off the Alan Wake Limited Edition seems ok.


#11 COLDF1RE

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 06:26 PM

I think they're trying to confuse us into buying stuff now.
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#12 musicjunkie

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 10:06 PM

They shipped one of my games I ordered without a manual and original case. Per used game guarantee I emailed them and they sent me a $10 off future order code, said it had to be more than $10 but it won't work on anything I try to order, used or new.

I've ordered about 10 or so used games from GS in the past few months all with original box/manual and CD is near mint condition so I consider myself lucky.

I'll def try to contact them though if that isn't so and use my $10 code asap before it starts not working.