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{DEAD} Borderlands 2 Loot Chest Ed. $140.17 at buy.com - canceled, $10 gift code


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#1 Ionotropic

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 03:07 AM

Created this thread for maximum visibility, since this thing is currently OOS for pre-orders pretty much everywhere else.

360: $140.17 http://www.buy.com/p.../232097872.html

PS3: $144.31 http://www.buy.com/p.../232097874.html

CAUTION: Video game pre-orders from buy.com cannot be canceled once they are placed.

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#2 Vinny

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 03:11 AM

http://www.buy.com/s... loot&tcid=5845

They have all 3 versions "in stock" but as other CAGs have mentioned buy.com is very iffy pre-orders that are OoS everywhere else.

As a side note, they're charging 2x as much for shipping for the PS3 version.

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#3 teknomedic

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 03:29 AM

I'll try my luck.

Thanks OP.

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#4 6er

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 04:33 AM

yeah, worst case it gets cancelled.
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#5 Brenex

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 04:38 AM

In their defense, I did get a Diablo 3 CE from them when I preordered a week or so before it came out.

#6 D.Choy

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 07:00 AM

Placed an order as well. If I get it that would be cool. If I don't, it's not the end of the world.

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 11:50 AM

In for one. I was so pissed when I went into gamestop (rare occurrence) to pre-order this and they stopped taking them. Only to come home and find out that EVERYWHERE stopped taking them.

So I placed the order on BUY.com but will cancel if Gamestop, Amazon, or Best Buy, start their orders again.

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#8 El Toro Fuerte

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 12:02 PM

Jumped on this because I'm scared of the real availability. Guess you can't cancel buy.com pre-orders. But if I find it anywhere else, I'll prob just return this. Or sell it at my cost to someone who didn't get one.

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#9 crazedracerguy

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 12:10 PM

I'll pick it up for $50 n the inevitable clearance. Really - when was the last time that one of these $150 special editons held their value???

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 12:35 PM

After they sold me a broken Xbox 360 controller (the new transforming d-pad one), then told me to just send it into Microsoft (same week I got it), I said I'll never shop there again. Screw Buy.com...and Howie Mandel can kiss my ass, too.
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#11 snatcher33

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 01:37 PM

and Howie Mandel can kiss my ass, too.


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#12 Corvin

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 02:42 PM

They have all 3 versions "in stock" but as other CAGs have mentioned buy.com is very iffy pre-orders that are OoS everywhere else.


OOS? When did this happen? The game doesn't come out for 4 more months. wtf?

Ordered one, but I'll look elsewhere until release.

#13 aa143

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 02:50 PM

try jr.com

#14 kit352

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 06:42 PM

Id becareful of buy.com. I got screwed on ME3 collector edition when it came out. I ordered it months before hand only to never recieve it, still get charged, and having to spend hours with trying to get them to cancel it since it was technically a preorder even though it was past its release date and they had none to ship.

#15 YBX87

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 06:52 PM

sorry if this is off topic, but is the borderlands 2 ultimate loot chest ed still up for preorder in store? even though bb.com showing it being sold out

#16 showtimefolks

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 07:28 PM

sorry if this is off topic, but is the borderlands 2 ultimate loot chest ed still up for preorder in store? even though bb.com showing it being sold out


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#17 showtimefolks

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 07:30 PM

already got it pre ordered gamestop can't wait

last one i missed was the witcher 2 xbox360 limited edition, none of the stores had even one extra so i am guessing this one gonna be the same way

#18 UNDERSTAR

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 07:35 PM

I can't believe this thing is already sold out everywhere. I don't think it hasn't been a month yet since the announcement but man, I'm pissed I can't preorder it. I didn't even know it was available to preorder to start with.

#19 JaylisJayP

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 07:44 PM

already got it pre ordered gamestop can't wait


same. Pre-ordered and paid off. One of the two games left this year I'm getting day 1 (Halo 4 the other).

#20 6er

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 07:51 PM

I'm suprised more people aren't biting on this with all the clamor over it. I don't see much risk, if its cancelled at least you tried, and anyone worried about packaging, even if they didn't even ship it in a box, that plastic vault everything is in is probably so tough(and already looks worn it) probably wouldn't matter much, unless everything comes in its own box.
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#21 Illmatic73

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 12:03 AM

Thanks OP! Cannot believe I waited too long since everywhere else is OOS. Took a chance with them plus had a $10 off $50+ purchase coupon since I haven't bought anything from them in nearly a decade lol Got it for 142. :) Let's see what happens now...

#22 Corvin

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 12:24 AM

Thanks OP! Cannot believe I waited too long since everywhere else is OOS.


Waited so long? They just announced it 16 days ago. That's not nearly enough time to get word out and get pre-orders in. I wonder if retailers are being cautious or Gearbox is responsable for the short pre-order window.

#23 ianoid

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 12:27 AM

I'll pick it up for $50 n the inevitable clearance. Really - when was the last time that one of these $150 special editons held their value???


Crysis 2 Limited Edition.

Diablo III has been selling above market.

Dead Space Ultra Limited has a lot of value.

The rest, not so much.
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#24 Madrocsz

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 12:41 AM

I can honestly see this one being pretty limited, the 100$ version might be a bit more common.

I preordered mine from amazon and literally a few days later it was sold out and even gamestop stopped taking preorders. My guess is they only plan to make so many of these.

For whatever reason it was 5$ off when I ordered on amazon and it comes with promo credit, release day shipping and all the pre-order goodies.

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#25 TooPoor

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 12:43 AM

For whatever reason it was 5$ off when I ordered on amazon

When did this happen? I preordered on Amazon as well and I didn't get your luck. It just automatically happened? If so I might need to contact them.

#26 psihog

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 12:44 AM

try jr.com


Thanks, reserved one from JR in case BB doesn't restock with $20 RWZ promo.

#27 themidnighter23

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 01:03 AM

it will become available again, companies like making money
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#28 teknomedic

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 01:13 AM

I grabbed one at JR.com as well...

so... how good is JR.com? I've never heard of them. Are they "way" more reliable than buy? If so I'll cancel my order at buy, but I figure it doesn't hurt to jump on these and sort it out later.

I really hope gamestop allows pre-orders again though since I'd rather get the bonus they're offering.
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#29 CheapAssHustla

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 01:42 AM

This is great.............LOL!!!!!!!!!!!


I don't get the reference, oh well. I'll wait for the GOTY version just like I did with the first game. I had more fun with the expansion packs than the main campaign. This looks awesome though.

#30 flamerhino

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 01:44 AM

I grabbed one at JR.com as well...

so... how good is JR.com? I've never heard of them. Are they "way" more reliable than buy? If so I'll cancel my order at buy, but I figure it doesn't hurt to jump on these and sort it out later.

I really hope gamestop allows pre-orders again though since I'd rather get the bonus they're offering.



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