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YMMV: STAPLES CANADA:$9.97 Clearance 360 titles/ $4.97 Clearance Wii titles


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#1 dvdswapper

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Posted 13 June 2012 - 10:34 PM

Before my brother hit FutureShop he went to Staples(keele/stclair) and found a bunch of games on sale.
One of the csr's said that they had the same games for ps3 that's on sale for 360 but all gone except rage. He also said that other stores should have many of these titles as well, although that remains to be seen. No idea if they do or not, call your location or pop in, your choice.
Keele/Stclair doesn't offer 50% off but some locations do, making these prices super hot if they are at a discounted location.
EVERYTHING IS YMMV, NO CONFIRMATION ON WHAT OTHER STORES ARE OFFERING!

360
$9.97
Assassin Creed: Brotherhood x1
rage x1
la noire x1
crysis 2 x2
mx vs atv untamed x1
saints row 2 x2
dead rising 2 x1
mj the experience x1
swfu2 x2
mvc3 x1

$17.97
two worlds x2
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ps3
$9.97
rage x1


$17.97
two world's x2

$22.97
infamous 2 x1

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wii
$4.97
bubble shooter x2
chicken shooter x1
rygar
+shovel ware games(mostly one of each title)


nds
$4.97 x1
top spin 3
Deal Hunter

#2 kn420994

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Posted 13 June 2012 - 10:44 PM

This week's Staples flyer mentioned clearance games from $9.97 and up, so this is a nationwide deal.

#3 VetraX

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Posted 14 June 2012 - 09:14 AM

I think Rage has dropped in price faster than any other game... ever.

#4 Lockescythe

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Posted 14 June 2012 - 01:51 PM

batman arkham city and FF13-2 would like to contend that "honor"

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Posted 14 June 2012 - 03:57 PM

batman arkham city and FF13-2 would like to contend that "honor"


You could throw ME3 on that pile as well. 50% in the same month is a huge drop.

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Posted 14 June 2012 - 04:08 PM

batman arkham city and FF13-2 would like to contend that "honor"


i don't think AA dropped that low..i remember picking mine up for $29 on black friday which was only like 2 weeks after AA was released but after that it rose back up to $59..Rage is definitely one of the fastest drop i have seen in a game..the fastest drop i have ever seen was Brink...that game dropped to $15 like a month after release LOL

#7 Nukkus

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Posted 14 June 2012 - 09:24 PM

I got Rage Anarchy Edition for the PS3. Thanks OP!

#8 collector42

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Posted 15 June 2012 - 04:30 AM

Thanks OP! For once, a Staples gaming sale I can take advantage of! I also got RAGE. For anyone looking, the item number looks to be:

093155117471

Anyone have the number for PS3 or Xbox L.A. Noire? They can't find it in their system, and I don't feel like driving all over town (Edmonton Claireview had none)

#9 dotCody

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Posted 15 June 2012 - 05:01 AM

Wish I still had my job so I could take advantage of this =/

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Posted 15 June 2012 - 07:15 PM

Is it just Dead Rising 2, or is it Dead Rising 2 OTR?

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Posted 15 June 2012 - 07:42 PM

Staples in Aurora On. was a joke. Everything was knocked down by MAYBE $6

If it was $29.99, it's now $23.97... Big whoop.

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#12 collector42

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Posted 18 June 2012 - 07:29 AM

Staples in Aurora On. was a joke. Everything was knocked down by MAYBE $6

If it was $29.99, it's now $23.97... Big whoop.



You had them scan it, right? My game was stickered as "clearance", $23.97 and rang up at $9.97.

Wii Epic Mickey was $17 at Edmonton Calgary Trail South with a further 20% off. Otherwise the store was bare.

#13 poiuiu

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 02:29 AM

Saw no games of interest, but I got a Sandisk 16g usb drive for 12 and a Kodak 16g SD card for 6 (pricing error). I'm likely much better with that than yet another batch of games.

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 02:42 AM

what does YMMV mean?

#15 dotCody

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 03:10 AM

what does YMMV mean?


Your Mileage May Vary.

#16 materialz

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Posted 03 July 2012 - 10:29 PM

This seems to still be going on; stopped in at Staples in Kingston, ON (on Gardiner's) and got these:

PS3
LA Noire
Mass Effect 2
Rage Anarchy Edition

All $9.97 each. Only other game there was Homefront for X360 at 9.97 as well.

#17 Shadyman

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Posted 15 July 2012 - 01:10 AM

Here's a bump, as I couldn't post when I registered, and forgot about it since (YMMV, no guarantees, and whatnot)

360 -- L.A. Noire: 329354
360 -- BRINK: 329359
360 -- Rage (Limited Edition): 372338
360 -- Dead Space 2 (Limited Edition): 920635
360 -- Homefront: 923822
360 -- Duke Nukem Forever: 354931
PS3 -- Duke Nukem Forever: 354928

(And probably not $9.97, but still clearance:)
360 -- Two Worlds 2: 923033 ($17.97, IIRC)
360 -- Lost Planet 2: 890269
360 -- Crysis 2: 928232
360 -- Halo Reach: 902220 ($22.97)
360 -- Fable 3: 912967 ($22.97)
360 -- NFS: The Run (Limited Edition): 414585 (??)

Also, some new price drops soon: (15th or 16th of July) (Again, YMMV, no guarantees, and whatnot)

360 -- Assassin's Creed: Revelations: 372364 ($19.97)
360 -- Dance Central: Kinect: 912962 ($19.97)
[EDIT]: PC -- Fable 3: 324723 ($19.97)
PC -- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3: 400882 ($19.97)
360 -- Batman: Arkham Asylum: 372343 ($19.97)
PC -- Call of Duty: Black Ops: 905265 ($19.97)
Wii -- Kirby's Return to Dreamland: 398023 ($19.97)

Edited by Shadyman, 15 July 2012 - 11:27 PM.


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Posted 15 July 2012 - 07:16 PM

Here's a bump, as I couldn't post when I registered, and forgot about it since (YMMV, no guarantees, and whatnot)

XBOX 360
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L.A. Noire: 329354
BRINK: 329359
Rage (Limited Edition): 372338
Dead Space 2 (Limited Edition): 920635
Homefront: 923822
Halo Reach: 902220

(And probably not $9.97, but still clearance:)
Two Worlds 2: 923033 ($17.97, IIRC)
Lost Planet 2: 890269
Crysis 2: 928232
NFS: The Run (Limited Edition): 414585 (??)

Also, some new price drops soon: (15th or 16th of July) (Again, YMMV, no guarantees, and whatnot)

360 -- Assassin's Creed: Revelations: 372364 ($19.97)
360 -- Dance Central: Kinect: 912962 ($19.97)
360 -- Fable 3: 324723 ($19.97) [About the same price as EB Games' $19.99]
PC -- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3: 400882 ($19.97)
360 -- Batman: Arkham Asylum: 372343 ($19.97)
PC -- Call of Duty: Black Ops: 905265 ($19.97)
Wii -- Kirby's Return to Dreamland: 398023 ($19.97)


Thanks for this! Do you have a number for Kirby?

#19 Shadyman

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Posted 15 July 2012 - 11:17 PM

Thanks for this! Do you have a number for Kirby?


Besides a SKU of 398023, I'm not sure.. What number are you looking for? :-#

Note some edits to the list I posted above.. Fable 3 is PC not 360, and Halo Reach isn't $9.97, it's more.

#20 collector42

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Posted 15 July 2012 - 11:47 PM

Besides a SKU of 398023, I'm not sure.. What number are you looking for? :-#

Note some edits to the list I posted above.. Fable 3 is PC not 360, and Halo Reach isn't $9.97, it's more.



Umm, the number i was after was the number of friends Kirby can make throughout the game.

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Nah, the SKU was what I meant! Thanks! ;)

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 01:06 AM

Umm, the number i was after was the number of friends Kirby can make throughout the game.

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Nah, the SKU was what I meant! Thanks! ;)

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#22 Shadyman

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 01:19 AM

Umm, the number i was after was the number of friends Kirby can make throughout the game.

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Nah, the SKU was what I meant! Thanks! ;)


Okay, I LOLd. :lol:
Glad I could help 8-)

#23 collector42

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 02:17 AM

Okay, I LOLd. :lol:
Glad I could help 8-)


Glad you laughed. And TeaBisquit, I liked your contribution--I'd quote that 'wat'...image, but I'd rather not see it again.

Ever. *shudder*

#24 gaboumafou

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 04:37 PM

Thanks! I got Kirby: Return to Dreamland for 10$ (they added another 50% discount for some reason). And to think I was about to buy it full price at 50$...

Thanks again!

#25 materialz

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Posted 16 July 2012 - 09:54 PM

Here's two PS3 SKUs:

Mass Effect 2 923030-1
LA Noire 329353-1

#26 collector42

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Posted 17 July 2012 - 02:48 AM

I swear I'm 1-40 on Staples deals in this city...

So Edmonton Calgary Trail looks up L.A. Noire for PS3 via the SKU provided and tell me it's 22.97. And sold out in Edmonton.

Kirby? Yah, that scans at 29.97. But now it appears I'm getting my Kirby's mixed up. Dreamland--the newer one--that's the one for $20, while Epic Yarn is still $30? Do I have that right? (does Kirby make fewer friends in Dreamland? Is that why it's cheap?)

Plenty of Epic Yarns to be found--no Dreamlands in sight...

*sigh*

#27 Shadyman

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Posted 17 July 2012 - 03:11 AM

I swear I'm 1-40 on Staples deals in this city...

So Edmonton Calgary Trail looks up L.A. Noire for PS3 via the SKU provided and tell me it's 22.97. And sold out in Edmonton.


Yeah, PC games, 360 games and PS3 games all drop at different rates :roll:

Here's two PS3 SKUs:

Mass Effect 2 923030-1
LA Noire 329353-1


Nice :) Note that the number past the dash is typically ignored, as it's not actually part of the SKU, but actually a check digit :)

#28 Mr.

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Posted 17 July 2012 - 03:27 AM

Kirby? Yah, that scans at 29.97. But now it appears I'm getting my Kirby's mixed up. Dreamland--the newer one--that's the one for $20, while Epic Yarn is still $30? Do I have that right? (does Kirby make fewer friends in Dreamland? Is that why it's cheap?)

That's because one game has "Epic" in its title. It's also the one without angry Kirby.

#29 collector42

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Posted 17 July 2012 - 03:45 AM

That's because one game has "Epic" in its title. It's also the one without angry Kirby.


Good point! I suppose I should be thankful they didn't call it "Epic Dreamland" or we'd never see a break in the price.

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Posted 17 July 2012 - 06:50 PM

Has anyone seen a price drop on Wii Party? I keep seeing a ton of copies at $29.97, which is too steep for me because I don't have an intense interest in it. But at $15 or $20 I'd think about it.

To me it's weird they haven't slashed its price, sitting on a lot of inventory. Picked up Kirby today (mispriced)... Should have asked them to check WP too